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Last $14.88 USD
Change Today +0.11 / 0.74%
Volume 2.9M
KBH On Other Exchanges
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As of 8:04 PM 04/24/15 All times are local (Market data is delayed by at least 15 minutes).

kb home (KBH) Snapshot

Open
$14.76
Previous Close
$14.77
Day High
$15.00
Day Low
$14.72
52 Week High
07/2/14 - $18.98
52 Week Low
01/22/15 - $11.76
Market Cap
1.4B
Average Volume 10 Days
3.5M
EPS TTM
$0.97
Shares Outstanding
92.0M
EX-Date
05/5/15
P/E TM
15.4x
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 Opening of New Community in California

KB Home reported the opening of its Paseo Seville community in Morgan Hill, with single-family and duet homes just south of San Jose in the southernmost part of Santa Clara Valley. Set in close proximity to US-101 as well as Morgan Hill's Caltrain station, the company said it has the Santa Cruz Mountains to the west, the Diablo Range to the east and the Silicon Valley and the City of San Francisco to the north. The three-mile long Coyote Lake provides boating, fishing and kayaking, while Henry W Coe State Park features hiking and biking trails nearby. Located along the Santa Clara Valley Wine Trail, Paseo Seville is surrounded by over 20 local wineries, vineyard farms and orchards. There are seven innovative and flexible floor plans sized between 1,878 and 2,976 sq ft, with up to six bedrooms and three baths, one- and two-story homes, designed to meet the varying needs of home buyers. Pricing begins in the high USD 800,000. Repotedly all these homes will be ENERGY STAR certified, GreenPoint Rated and built with water-conserving features like WaterSense labelled faucets and fixtures that save on utility bills.

KB Home Names Nick Franklin as Executive Vice President of Strategic Operations

KB Home announced that Nick Franklin has been named executive vice president of strategic operations, effective April 14, 2015. In this role, Franklin, will be responsible for providing day-to-day leadership over a range of critical and strategic corporate functions, including architecture, marketing and advertising, market research, KB Home Design Studios, sustainability, and national contracts, and will partner closely with regional and division management to support the Company’s ongoing strategic growth initiatives. Prior to joining KB Home, Franklin served as executive vice president, Walt Disney Parks & Resorts Worldwide, where he headed customer experience, innovation and new technology within the Parks and Resorts division.

KB Home Opens Cobblestone in Plumas Lake

KB Home announced that new KB homes are now available at the builder’s Cobblestone neighborhood in Plumas Lake. With homes attractively priced from the mid-$200,000s, homebuyers at KB Home’s Cobblestone will have the unique opportunity to own a brand new KB home in one of southern Yuba County’s premier master-planned communities in a prime commuting location.

 

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