3. As of noon trading, PulteGroup ( PHM) is down $0.35 (-2.0%) to $16.76 on average volume Thus far, 5.4 million shares of PulteGroup exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 13.8 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $16.33-$17.15 after having opened the day at $17.05 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $17.11.

PulteGroup, Inc., through its subsidiaries, engages in homebuilding and financial services businesses primarily in the United States. PulteGroup has a market cap of $6.6 billion and is part of the materials & construction industry. The company has a P/E ratio of 40.7, above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7. Shares are up 170.7% year to date as of the close of trading on Tuesday. Currently there are 7 analysts that rate PulteGroup a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 6 rate it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates PulteGroup as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, impressive record of earnings per share growth and compelling growth in net income. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including generally higher debt management risk, premium valuation and poor profit margins. Get the full PulteGroup Ratings Report now.

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