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Last $14.85 USD
Change Today +0.03 / 0.20%
Volume 2.8M
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kb home (KBH) Snapshot

Open
$14.85
Previous Close
$14.82
Day High
$14.90
Day Low
$14.62
52 Week High
07/2/14 - $18.98
52 Week Low
01/22/15 - $11.76
Market Cap
1.4B
Average Volume 10 Days
2.9M
EPS TTM
$0.97
Shares Outstanding
92.0M
EX-Date
05/5/15
P/E TM
15.3x
Dividend
$0.10
Dividend Yield
0.67%
Current Stock Chart for KB HOME (KBH)

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kb home (KBH) Details

KB Home operates as a homebuilding company in the United States. It constructs 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 under the name KB Home. The company 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 consumer mortgage loan originations to its homebuyers. It has operations in Arizona, California, Colorado, Florida, Maryland, Nevada, New Mexico, North Carolina, Texas, and Virginia. The company was formerly known as Kaufman and Broad Home Corporation and changed its name to KB Home in 2001. KB Home was founded in 1957 and is headquartered in Los Angeles, California.

1,590 Employees
Last Reported Date: 01/22/15
Founded in 1957

kb home (KBH) Top Compensated Officers

Chief Executive Officer, President and Direct...
Total Annual Compensation: $1.1M
Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice Pr...
Total Annual Compensation: $683.3K
Executive Vice President and General Counsel
Total Annual Compensation: $606.7K
Chief Accounting Officer and Senior Vice Pres...
Total Annual Compensation: $420.8K
Executive Vice President of Real Estate and B...
Total Annual Compensation: $591.7K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

kb home (KBH) Key Developments

KB Home Announces the Opening of La Ventilla in Goodyear

KB Home is celebrating the opening of its La Ventilla community in Goodyear. KB Home will offer homebuyers the choice of five one- and two-story floor plans and the opportunity to live within minutes of the area’s major highways, downtown Phoenix and abundant outdoor recreation. The builder plans to construct a total of 110 one- and two-story homes at La Ventilla. The floor plans at La Ventilla range from 1,483 to 2,537 square feet, with up to five bedrooms, three baths and two-car garages. The KB homes at La Ventilla are also attractively priced from the mid-$100,000, and the community features a pool. Situated near I-10, Loop 101 and Loop 303, KB Home’s La Ventilla community is ideal for residents who are commuting to downtown Phoenix and the area’s major employers, including Wal-Mart Stores Inc., Wells Fargo, Bank of America, Raytheon, and Arizona State University. Residents can also enjoy a variety of outdoor activities at the nearby picturesque Estrella and White Tank mountain ranges. Like all KB homes, the homes at La Ventilla are ENERGY STAR® certified and include WaterSense® labeled faucets and fixtures as standard, meaning they are more energy- and water-efficient than most other typical new and resale homes. The water- and energy-saving features built into every new KB home can also help homeowners save money on their monthly utility bills. Modern and energy-efficient new KB homes are now available at La Ventilla, located at 16419 W. Latham Street in Goodyear.

KB Home Announces the Opening of Silvercreek at Audie Murphy Ranch in Menifee

KB Home announced the grand opening of its Silvercreek at Audie Murphy Ranch community in Menifee. The new KB neighborhood offers homebuyers the opportunity to own a brand new home in the dynamic Audie Murphy Ranch master plan that boasts a 3,500 square foot recreation center, swimming pool, spa, walking trails, parks, basketball courts, and soccer and baseball fields. Priced from the low-$300,000s, KB Home plans to construct a total of 94 single-family homes at Silvercreek, with five floor plans available ranging from 1,698 to 2,697 square feet, with up to six bedrooms and three baths. This includes two spacious, single-story floor plans, a highly-desirable offering at an attractive price point. Each new KB home can be personalised at the KB Home Design Studio, where buyers are guided by one of KB Home’s design professionals to create the home of their dreams. At the Design Studio, buyers can select everything from flooring and cabinetry to flexible room options, exterior elevations and many décor choices, all based on their lifestyle, budget and design preferences. Conveniently situated near I-15 and I-215, Silvercreek at Audie Murphy Ranch is ideal for commuters traveling locally to work at Loma Linda Medical Center or Mt. San Jacinto Community College, and to other attractions throughout the greater Inland Empire and Northern San Diego County region. KB homeowners at Silvercreek can enjoy convenient shopping, dining and entertainment nearby at the Menifee Countryside Marketplace. As with all new KB homes, the homes at Silvercreek at Audie Murphy Ranch will be ENERGY STAR certified and built with WaterSense labeled fixtures, meaning they are some of the most energy- and water-efficient homes available now and have the potential to save homeowners money on their utility costs, when compared to typical new or resale homes. In addition to the WaterSense labeled faucets, showerheads and toilets that are included in all KB homes and can help homeowners save up to 30,000 gallons of water and $300 in utility bills annually, the homes at Silvercreek also feature climate-appropriate front yard landscaping, drip irrigation, and weather-based irrigation controllers, further contributing to potential water savings.

KB Home Opens Boulder Point Community in Lakeside, California

KB Home announced the opening of its Boulder Point community in Lakeside, California. Boulder Point is close to I-8, Highways 52 and 67, and the San Diego Trolley, which offers a fun way to travel throughout San Diego. KB homeowners will also be able to take advantage of the community's future exclusive amenities, including parks, children's play yards and barbecue areas. Additionally, there are numerous outdoor recreation opportunities available at nearby New Santee Town Center Community Park, the Santee Aquatics Center, Mission Trails Regional Park and Cowles Mountain. The 132 attached, duplex-style homes available at Boulder Point range in size from 1,465 to 1,748 square feet, with up to three bedrooms and two-and-a-half baths. Priced from the low $400,000, the thoughtfully-designed homes at Boulder Point feature open layouts and built-in storage spaces, and can be personalized to suit each homebuyer's unique style and taste.

 

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