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KB Home
KBH : NYSE : Industrial Goods

$16.55 0.21 | 1.29%
Today's Range: 16.25 - 16.76
Avg. Daily Volume: 5,102,100
04/24/14 - 3:41 PM ET

Financial Analysis


KB HOME's gross profit margin for the first quarter of its fiscal year 2014 has increased when compared to the same period a year ago. The company has grown sales and net income during the past quarter when compared with the same quarter a year ago, however, it was unable to keep up with the growth of the average competitor within its industry.

During the same period, stockholders' equity ("net worth") has increased by 15.47% from the same quarter last year.

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Income Statement Q1 FY14 Q1 FY13
Net Sales ($mil)450.69405.22
EBITDA ($mil)19.754.76
EBIT ($mil)19.294.3
Net Income ($mil)10.56-12.46


Balance Sheet Q1 FY14 Q1 FY13
Cash & Equiv. ($mil)348.53670.18
Total Assets ($mil)3248.172900.64
Total Debt ($mil)2175.191963.75
Equity ($mil)546.33473.14


Profitability Q1 FY14 Q1 FY13
Gross Profit Margin18.1715.82
EBITDA Margin4.381.17
Operating Margin4.281.06
Sales Turnover0.660.59
Return on Assets1.93-0.88
Return on Equity11.52-5.41
Debt Q1 FY14 Q1 FY13
Current Ratio0.00.0
Debt/Capital0.80.81
Interest Expense39.2833.42
Interest Coverage0.490.13


Share Data Q1 FY14 Q1 FY13
Shares outstanding (mil)83.7583.55
Div / share0.030.03
EPS0.12-0.16
Book value / share6.525.66
Institutional Own % n/a n/a
Avg Daily Volume5005237.03672989.0

Valuation


HOLD. KB HOME's P/E ratio indicates a premium compared to an average of 20.76 for the Household Durables industry and a premium compared to the S&P 500 average of 18.59. To use another comparison, its price-to-book ratio of 2.55 indicates valuation on par with the S&P 500 average of 2.56 and a discount versus the industry average of 3.11. The price-to-sales ratio is well below both the S&P 500 average and the industry average, indicating a discount.


Price/Earnings
1 2 3 4 5
premium   discount
  Price/Cash Flow
1 2 3 4 5
premium   discount
KBH 24.13 Peers 20.76   KBH NM Peers 14.62

Premium. A higher P/E ratio than its peers can signify a more expensive stock or higher growth expectations.

KBH is trading at a premium to its peers.

 

Neutral. The P/CF ratio, a stock’s price divided by the company's cash flow from operations, is useful for comparing companies with different capital requirements or financing structures.

KBH's P/CF is negative making the measure meaningless.

 
Price/Projected
Earnings
1 2 3 4 5
premium   discount
  Price to
Earnings/Growth
1 2 3 4 5
premium   discount
KBH 11.10 Peers 17.41   KBH 0.14 Peers 1.10

Discount. A lower price-to-projected earnings ratio than its peers can signify a less expensive stock or lower future growth expectations.

KBH is trading at a discount to its peers.

 

Discount. The PEG ratio is the stock’s P/E divided by the consensus estimate of long-term earnings growth. Faster growth can justify higher price multiples.

KBH trades at a significant discount to its peers.

 
Price/Book
1 2 3 4 5
premium   discount
  Earnings Growth
1 2 3 4 5
lower   higher
KBH 2.55 Peers 3.11   KBH 309.09 Peers 96.18

Discount. A lower price-to-book ratio makes a stock more attractive to investors seeking stocks with lower market values per dollar of equity on the balance sheet.

KBH is trading at a discount to its peers.

 

Higher. Elevated earnings growth rates can lead to capital appreciation and justify higher price-to-earnings ratios.

KBH is expected to have an earnings growth rate that significantly exceeds its peers.

 
Price/Sales
1 2 3 4 5
premium   discount
  Sales Growth
1 2 3 4 5
premium   discount
KBH 0.65 Peers 1.29   KBH 25.24 Peers 20.19

Discount. In the absence of P/E and P/B multiples, the price-to-sales ratio can display the value investors are placing on each dollar of sales.

KBH is trading at a significant discount to its industry on this measurement.

 

Higher. A sales growth rate that exceeds the industry implies that a company is gaining market share.

KBH has a sales growth rate that significantly exceeds its peers.

 

 

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