2. As of noon trading, Meritage Homes Corporation ( MTH) is down $1.46 (-3.3%) to $42.78 on average volume Thus far, 310,761 shares of Meritage Homes Corporation exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 513,600 shares. The stock has ranged in price between $42.49-$44.85 after having opened the day at $44.52 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $44.24. Meritage Homes Corporation engages in designing and building single-family detached homes. It provides various homes under the Meritage Homes and Monterey Homes names for a range of homebuyers, including first-time, move-up, luxury, and active adult buyers. Meritage Homes Corporation has a market cap of $1.5 billion and is part of the industrial goods sector. Shares are up 15.6% year to date as of the close of trading on Thursday. Currently there are 5 analysts that rate Meritage Homes Corporation a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 5 rate it a hold. TheStreet Ratings rates Meritage Homes Corporation as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, solid stock price performance, compelling growth in net income, impressive record of earnings per share growth and notable return on equity. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had generally high debt management risk by most measures that we evaluated. Get the full Meritage Homes Corporation Ratings Report now. It's Official: Action Alerts PLUS beats the S&P 500 with Dividends Reinvested! Cramer and Link were up 16.72% in 2012. Were you? See what they are trading for 14-days FREE
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