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See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about KB Home.

IHS Markit

KB Home

NYSE:KBH

Score: Neutral (41)

12 days at current score.

Upgraded from Negative on June 26th 2018

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Summary


  • This company ranked neutral compared to the Consumer Goods sector with only 1 positive IHS Markit Category
  • Perception of the company's creditworthiness is negative
  • Bearish sentiment is low


Bearish sentiment

Short interest | Positive

Short interest is low for KBH with fewer than 5% of shares on loan. The last change in the short interest score occurred more than 1 month ago and implies that there has been little change in sentiment among investors who seek to profit from falling equity prices.

Money flow

ETF/Index ownership | Neutral

ETF activity is neutral. The net inflows of $4.51 billion over the last one-month into ETFs that hold KBH are not among the highest of the last year and have been slowing.

Economic sentiment

PMI by IHS Markit | Neutral

According to the latest IHS Markit Purchasing Managers' Index (PMI) data, output in the Consumer Goods sector is rising. The rate of growth is weak relative to the trend shown over the past year, however.

Credit worthiness

Credit default swap | Negative

The current level displays a negative indicator. KBH credit default swap spreads are at their highest levels for the past 1 year, which indicates the market's more negative perception of the company's credit worthiness.

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