KB Home [KBH] stock is up 1.47 while the S&P 500 has fallen -1.17% on Wednesday, 11/18/20. While at the time of this article, KBH ATR is sitting at 1.71, with the beta value at 1.96. This stock’s volatility for the past week remained at 3.70%, while it was 5.53% for the past 30-day period. KBH has risen $0.51 from the previous closing price of $34.61 on volume of 1.72 million shares.

On 18, November 2020, KB Home Marks Significant Milestone of Over 11,000 Solar-Powered Homes Delivered. According to news published on Yahoo Finance, KB Home (NYSE: KBH) today announced a significant milestone: delivering over 11,000 solar-powered homes. KB Home has been a pioneer in solar homebuilding and was one of the first national homebuilders to offer solar. In 2011, the company introduced its first all-solar community, taking an early leadership position in the industry. At a time when many builders had deemed sustainable housing a “luxury,” KB Home recognized the potential solar-powered homes presented. The homebuilder established a solar home program that put energy-efficient homeownership within reach for thousands of buyers, offering a winning combination of helping to lower their utility bills and reduce their environmental footprint.

Analyst Birdseye View:

The most recent analyst activity for KB Home [NYSE:KBH] stock was on November 10, 2020, when it was Upgrade with a Buy rating from Seaport Global Securities, which also raised its 12-month price target on the stock to $39. Before that, on November 17, 2020, JP Morgan Recapitulated a Neutral rating and elevated its amount target to $44. On September 23, 2020, KeyBanc Capital Markets Downgrade a Sector weight rating. On September 16, 2020, Evercore ISI Upgrade an Outperform rating. On August 13, 2020, Seaport Global Securities Downgrade a Neutral rating. On August 06, 2020, KeyBanc Capital Markets Upgrade an Overweight rating and boosted its amount on this stock to $42. On July 16, 2020, Goldman Downgrade a Sell rating and decreased its target amount on this stock from $31 to $26. On July 13, 2020, Seaport Global Securities Upgrade a Buy rating and improved its amount target to $37.

In the past 52 weeks of trading, this stock has oscillated between a low of $9.82 and a peak of $42.20. Right now, the middling Wall Street analyst 12-month amount mark is $44.00. At the most recent market close, shares of KB Home [NYSE:KBH] were valued at $35.12. According to the average price forecast, investors can expect a potential return of 0.61%.

FUNDAMENTAL ANALYSIS

KB Home [NYSE:KBH] most recently reported quarterly sales of 999.0 million, which represented growth of -13.90%. This publicly-traded organization’s revenue is $2,127,452 per employee, while its income is $124,835 per employee. This company’s Gross Margin is currently 19.10%, its Operating Margin is 6.00%, its Pretax Margin is +7.65, and its Net Margin is +5.87. Continuing to look at profitability, this corporation’s Return on Assets, Equity, Whole Principal & invested Principal is sitting at 5.21, 11.95, 8.34 and 7.03 respectively.

The Principal structure of this organization shows its whole liability to whole principal at 42.32 and the whole liability to whole assets at 34.36. It shows enduring liability to the whole principal at 42.13 and enduring liability to assets at 0.34 while looking for an extended time period.

Readers are usually of view to make a close observation to the indicators that support and make resistance before moving to any particular stock. As of now, the company’s stock is sitting at 34.49 points at 1st support level, the second support level is making up to 33.85. But as of 1st resistance point, this stock is sitting at 35.71 and at 36.29 for 2nd resistance point.

KB Home [KBH] reported its earnings at $0.83 per share in the fiscal quarter closing of 8/30/2020. The Analysts for Wall Street were expecting to report its earnings at $0.53/share signifying the difference of 0.3 and 56.60% surprise value. Comparing the previous quarter ending of 5/30/2020, the stated earnings were $0.55 calling estimates for $0.52/share with the difference of 0.03 depicting the surprise of 5.80%.

Important Ratio’s To Watch

Quick ratio, showing Cash ratio at 0.53. Now if looking for a valuation of this stock’s amount to sales ratio it’s 0.71, it’s amount to book ratio is 1.30 and showing 10.56 of P/E (TTM) ratio.

Insider Stories

The most recent insider trade was by MEZGER JEFFREY T, President and CEO, and it was the sale of 0.17 million shares on Nov 16. MEZGER JEFFREY T, the President and CEO, completed a sale of 0.12 million shares on Nov 05. On Nov 04, MEZGER JEFFREY T, President and CEO, completed a sale of 0.26 million shares.