3. As of noon trading, DR Horton ( DHI) is up $0.45 (2.4%) to $19.53 on light volume. Thus far, 2.2 million shares of DR Horton exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 8.0 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $19.09-$19.62 after having opened the day at $19.10 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $19.08.

D.R. Horton, Inc. operates as a homebuilding company. It is engaged in the acquisition and development of land; and construction and sale of residential homes in 27 states and 78 markets in the United States under the D.R. Horton, America's Builder, Emerald Homes, and Breland Homes. DR Horton has a market cap of $6.1 billion and is part of the industrial goods sector. The company has a P/E ratio of 14.1, below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7. Shares are down 5.0% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday. Currently there are 9 analysts that rate DR Horton a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 3 rate it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates DR Horton as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, attractive valuation levels, good cash flow from operations and growth in earnings per share. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had somewhat disappointing return on equity. Get the full DR Horton Ratings Report now.

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