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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)

1 day at current score.

Upgraded from Negative on June 8th 2018

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
  • ETFs holding this stock have seen outflows over the last one-month
  • Bearish sentiment is low and declining


Bearish sentiment

Short interest | Positive

Short interest is low for KBH with fewer than 5% of shares on loan. Additionally, this was an improvement in sentiment as investors who seek to profit from falling equity prices reduced their short positions on February 12.

Money flow

ETF/Index ownership | Negative

There is no ETF activity data available for this security.

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 rising towards 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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