Is KB Home (KBH) Share’s Price Now at Risk?

Woram Brian J, EVP and General Counsel, subtracted 10,000 shares of KB Home (KBH) from its portfolio at the rate of $27.02 per share valuing $270,200 on May 14. The insider left behind 141,770 shares of the company to its portfolio. Before making a move on any particular stock, readers often pay close attention to support and resistance markers. The last reported price for shares of KB Home (KBH) was $26.20. Currently, the 1st Resistance Point for this stock is $26.61, with a 2nd Resistance Point sitting at $27.02. Meanwhile, this company’s stock has a 1st Support Level at $25.68 and a 2nd Support Level at $25.16. KB Home (KBH) stock has lost -$0.22, or -0.83%, in the past five days. In the last full month, these shares have lost -$0.75, or -2.78%. In the past three months, this stock’s price has risen by $2.84, or 12.16%. This year-to-date, KB Home (KBH) shares have gained $7.10, or 37.17%.

Analyzing price projection indicators is a helpful way to determine whether a potential stock buy is a wise choice for profits in the short term, medium term, and long term. For KB Home (KBH) stock, 20% of short-term indicators suggest that these shares are a “ Sell .” Meanwhile, 75% of medium-term indicators point to this stock being a “ Buy .” Looking further ahead, 67% of long-term indicators suggest that this stock is a “ Buy .”

With 87,134 K shares outstanding, this company currently has a market capitalization of $2,282,911K. KB Home (KBH) generates $4,547 M in annual sales, amounting to annual net income of $170,370 K. This stock has generated a 1-Year Total Return of 0.46%, a 3-Year Total Return of 76.79%, and a 5-year Total Return of 40.18%. This stock’s 5-Year Dividend Growth is 0.00%, with its most recent dividend valued at $0.025 per share on 05/01/19. Its Annual Dividend Yield is 0.38%, and its Annual Dividend Rate is 0.10.

In the most recently-reported fiscal quarter, which ended in Feb-19, KB Home (KBH) reported earnings of $0.31 per share. Wall Street analysts, on average, were expecting the company to report earnings of $0.26 per share, representing a 0.05 difference and 21.24% surprise. In the previous quarter ending in Nov-18, the reported earnings of $0.96 represented a 0.03 difference from the consensus estimate calling for $0.93 per share, which was a 3.10% surprise.

For the current fiscal quarter, which is set to end in 05/2019, the average earnings estimate is $0.39 per share. This estimate came from a total of 7 Wall Street Analysts. Of those market experts, the high estimate was $0.43 and the low estimate was $0.35. In the year-ago quarter, KB Home (KBH) generated per-share earnings of $0.57. If the analysts are correct about the current quarter’s earnings, the growth will be -31.58% .

Turning our focus now to insider trading activity, there have been 22 purchases (865,089 shares in total) and 12 sale (808,557 shares in total) in the last 3 months. In the last 6 months, there have been 27 insider buys amounting to 1,153,999 shares and 17 insider sales amounting to 951,799 shares. In the past full year, 33 insider purchases were made (involving 1,631,381 shares) and 27 insider sell-offs equivalent to 1,451,950 shares.

Moving onto liquidity, KB Home (KBH) has a Current Ratio of 2.87, a Quick Ratio of 0.56 and a Cash Ratio of 0.37. Looking at this company’s capital structure, its Total Debt to Total Equity is 98.70, its Total Debt to Total Capital is 49.67, and its Total Debt to Total Assets is now 39.95. Looking even further ahead into the future, its Long-Term Debt to Equity is 66.60 and its Long-Term Debt to Total Capital is 33.52.