Were Analysts Bearish KB Home (NYSE:KBH) This Week?

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Investors sentiment decreased to 0.77 in 2019 Q1. Its down 0.23, from 1 in 2018Q4. It turned negative, as 27 investors sold KB Home shares while 78 reduced holdings. 33 funds opened positions while 48 raised stakes. 77.07 million shares or 4.25% more from 73.93 million shares in 2018Q4 were reported.
Parametric Portfolio Limited Liability Corporation holds 0.01% of its portfolio in KB Home (NYSE:KBH) for 252,192 shares. National Bank Of Ny Mellon Corp has 0.02% invested in KB Home (NYSE:KBH). State Street holds 0.01% of its portfolio in KB Home (NYSE:KBH) for 2.78 million shares. Rafferty Asset Mngmt Ltd Company owns 15,860 shares or 0.01% of their US portfolio. 673,424 are owned by Millennium Mgmt Limited Liability Company. Clarivest Asset Mgmt Ltd Co reported 392,921 shares or 0.19% of all its holdings. Moreover, Riverhead Cap Mngmt Limited Liability Co has 0.01% invested in KB Home (NYSE:KBH). Cwm Ltd Liability reported 0% in KB Home (NYSE:KBH). Aqr Capital Management Ltd Liability accumulated 3.62M shares. Northwestern Mutual Wealth Mgmt Company accumulated 75 shares or 0% of the stock. Citigroup Inc reported 104,817 shares. Acadian Asset Llc invested 0% in KB Home (NYSE:KBH). Secor Advsrs L P accumulated 19,072 shares or 0.1% of the stock. Lazard Asset Management Ltd invested 0% in KB Home (NYSE:KBH). Lsv Asset Management invested 0.03% in KB Home (NYSE:KBH).

KB Home (NYSE:KBH) Ratings Coverage

Among 7 analysts covering KB Home (NYSE:KBH), 5 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 1 Hold. Therefore 71% are positive. KB Home has $3700 highest and $20 lowest target. $29.14’s average target is -1.55% below currents $29.6 stock price. KB Home had 14 analyst reports since March 27, 2019 according to SRatingsIntel. As per Thursday, June 27, the company rating was upgraded by KeyBanc Capital Markets. On Wednesday, March 27 the stock rating was maintained by Buckingham Research with “Neutral”. The rating was upgraded by JP Morgan to “Neutral” on Wednesday, April 10. Barclays Capital upgraded the stock to “Overweight” rating in Monday, May 13 report. The firm has “Underperform” rating by Credit Suisse given on Wednesday, March 27. Buckingham Research upgraded KB Home (NYSE:KBH) on Thursday, June 27 to “Buy” rating. Below is a list of KB Home (NYSE:KBH) latest ratings and price target changes.

23/08/2019 Broker: Seaport Global Rating: Buy New Target: $37.0000 Initiates Coverage On
13/08/2019 Broker: SunTrust Rating: Buy New Target: $35.0000 Initiates Coverage On
17/07/2019 Broker: Evercore Old Rating: In-Line New Rating: Outperform Upgrade
01/07/2019 Broker: BTIG Research Old Rating: Sell New Rating: Neutral Upgrade
28/06/2019 Broker: Raymond James Old Rating: Underperform New Rating: Market Perform Upgrade
27/06/2019 Broker: Buckingham Research Old Rating: Neutral New Rating: Buy Old Target: $27.0000 New Target: $30.0000 Upgrade
27/06/2019 Broker: KeyBanc Capital Markets Old Rating: Sector Weight New Rating: Overweight New Target: $30.0000 Upgrade
18/06/2019 Broker: Raymond James Old Rating: Market Perform New Rating: Underperform Downgrade
16/05/2019 Broker: RBC Capital Markets Old Rating: Sector Perform New Rating: Outperform Upgrade
15/05/2019 Broker: BidaskScore Rating: Buy Upgrade

The stock increased 2.53% or $0.73 during the last trading session, reaching $29.6. About 1.45M shares traded. KB Home (NYSE:KBH) has risen 12.36% since September 11, 2018 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 12.36% the S&P500.

KB Home operates as a homebuilding company in the United States. The company has market cap of $2.52 billion. It manufactures and sells various homes, including attached and detached single-family residential homes, townhomes, and condominiums primarily for first-time, move-up, and active adult homebuyers. It has a 11.73 P/E ratio. The firm also provides property and casualty insurance, as well as earthquake, flood, and personal property insurance to its homebuyers; title services; and mortgage banking services, including residential mortgage loan originations to its homebuyers.

More notable recent KB Home (NYSE:KBH) news were published by: 247Wallst.com which released: “SunTrust Very Positive on 3 Homebuilders as Interest Rates Plunge – 24/7 Wall St.” on August 14, 2019, also Finance.Yahoo.com with their article: “Can You Imagine How KB Home’s (NYSE:KBH) Shareholders Feel About The 87% Share Price Increase? – Yahoo Finance” published on April 30, 2019, Finance.Yahoo.com published: “D.R. Horton, KBHome, and PulteGroup Upgraded: What You Need to Know – Yahoo Finance” on August 13, 2019. More interesting news about KB Home (NYSE:KBH) were released by: Benzinga.com and their article: “Stocks That Hit 52-Week Highs On Wednesday – Benzinga” published on August 21, 2019 as well as Benzinga.com‘s news article titled: “Benzinga’s Top Upgrades, Downgrades For August 23, 2019 – Benzinga” with publication date: August 23, 2019.

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