Q2 2025 Earnings Estimate for KB Home Issued By Wedbush (NYSE:KBH)

KB Home (NYSE:KBHFree Report) – Equities research analysts at Wedbush lifted their Q2 2025 earnings estimates for shares of KB Home in a report released on Thursday, June 20th. Wedbush analyst J. Mccanless now anticipates that the construction company will post earnings per share of $2.30 for the quarter, up from their prior estimate of $1.96. Wedbush currently has a “Neutral” rating and a $67.00 target price on the stock. The consensus estimate for KB Home’s current full-year earnings is $8.15 per share.

KBH has been the subject of a number of other reports. JPMorgan Chase & Co. increased their price target on KB Home from $68.50 to $70.50 and gave the company a “neutral” rating in a research note on Wednesday, March 27th. Royal Bank of Canada increased their target price on KB Home from $69.00 to $70.00 and gave the company a “sector perform” rating in a research report on Thursday, June 20th. Barclays boosted their price target on KB Home from $75.00 to $77.00 and gave the stock an “overweight” rating in a report on Friday, March 22nd. StockNews.com downgraded shares of KB Home from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Wednesday, April 10th. Finally, Evercore ISI boosted their target price on shares of KB Home from $78.00 to $86.00 and gave the stock an “outperform” rating in a report on Thursday, June 20th. Two equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, seven have assigned a hold rating and five have issued a buy rating to the stock. According to data from MarketBeat.com, KB Home has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average target price of $71.63.

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KB Home Price Performance

Shares of KB Home stock opened at $71.73 on Monday. The company’s 50 day moving average price is $68.43 and its two-hundred day moving average price is $65.27. The firm has a market capitalization of $5.45 billion, a P/E ratio of 9.49, a P/E/G ratio of 0.78 and a beta of 1.77. KB Home has a fifty-two week low of $42.11 and a fifty-two week high of $74.65.

Institutional Investors Weigh In On KB Home

A number of hedge funds have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Deutsche Bank AG grew its position in KB Home by 21.5% in the 3rd quarter. Deutsche Bank AG now owns 43,799 shares of the construction company’s stock valued at $2,027,000 after purchasing an additional 7,749 shares during the period. DekaBank Deutsche Girozentrale acquired a new position in shares of KB Home during the third quarter valued at about $218,000. PNC Financial Services Group Inc. increased its position in shares of KB Home by 10.7% during the third quarter. PNC Financial Services Group Inc. now owns 8,911 shares of the construction company’s stock worth $412,000 after acquiring an additional 858 shares in the last quarter. Invesco Ltd. raised its holdings in shares of KB Home by 26.1% in the 3rd quarter. Invesco Ltd. now owns 1,546,880 shares of the construction company’s stock worth $71,590,000 after acquiring an additional 320,554 shares during the last quarter. Finally, CI Investments Inc. bought a new position in KB Home in the 3rd quarter valued at about $145,000. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 96.09% of the company’s stock.

Insider Activity

In other KB Home news, CFO Jeff Kaminski sold 38,386 shares of KB Home stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, April 9th. The stock was sold at an average price of $66.56, for a total value of $2,554,972.16. Following the completion of the sale, the chief financial officer now directly owns 34,473 shares in the company, valued at $2,294,522.88. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is available at the SEC website. In other news, Director Thomas W. Gilligan sold 3,914 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Thursday, May 9th. The shares were sold at an average price of $70.48, for a total transaction of $275,858.72. Following the transaction, the director now owns 48,217 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $3,398,334.16. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through the SEC website. Also, CFO Jeff Kaminski sold 38,386 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, April 9th. The shares were sold at an average price of $66.56, for a total value of $2,554,972.16. Following the completion of the sale, the chief financial officer now directly owns 34,473 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $2,294,522.88. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Insiders have sold 64,460 shares of company stock valued at $4,384,468 in the last ninety days. 4.44% of the stock is owned by company insiders.

KB Home Increases Dividend

The firm also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Thursday, May 23rd. Stockholders of record on Thursday, May 9th were given a $0.25 dividend. The ex-dividend date was Wednesday, May 8th. This is a positive change from KB Home’s previous quarterly dividend of $0.20. This represents a $1.00 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.39%. KB Home’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is 13.23%.

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KB Home operates as a homebuilding company in the United States. It operates through four segments: West Coast, Southwest, Central, and Southeast. It builds and sells various homes, including attached and detached single-family residential homes, townhomes, and condominiums primarily for first-time, first move-up, second move-up, and active adult homebuyers.

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