Unusual Volume Spikes For: KBR, Inc. (NYSE:KBR)

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KBR, Inc. (NYSE:KBR) belonging to the Construction sector which declined -9.91% and closed its last trading session at $13.63.

The company reported its last EPS on 6/30/2016 and is expected to report its next EPS on 11/7/2016. Currently, the stock has a 1 Year Price Target of $17.42.

The consensus recommendation, according to Zacks Investment research, is 2.43. The scale runs from 1 to 5 with 1 recommending Strong Buy and 5 recommending a Strong Sell. The Stock had a 2.43 Consensus Analyst Recommendation 30 Days Ago, whereas 60 days ago and 90 days ago the analyst recommendations were 2.43 and 2.56 respectively.

KBR, Inc. on 6/30/2016 reported its EPS as $0.35 with the analysts projecting the EPS of the stock as $0.32. The company beat the analyst EPS Estimate with the difference of $0.03. This shows a surprise factor of 9.4%.

Many analysts have provided their estimated foresights on KBR, Inc. Earnings, with 9 analysts believing the company would generate an Average Estimate of $0.33. Whereas they predicted High and Low Earnings Estimate as $0.37 and $0.3 respectively. While in the same Quarter Previous year, the Actual EPS was $0.38.

Analysts are also projecting an Average Revenue Estimate for KBR, Inc. as $1.2 Billion in the Current Quarter. This estimate is provided by 7 analysts. The High Revenue estimate is predicted as 1.25 Billion, while the Low Revenue Estimate prediction stands at 1.17 Billion. The company’s last year sales total was 1.2 Billion.

For the Current Quarter, the growth estimate for KBR, Inc. is -13.2%, while for the Next Quarter the stock growth estimate is 17.2%. In the past 5 years, the stock showed growth of -14.25% per annum. While for the next 5 years, the growth estimate is -4.24%.

The Company got Initiated by MKM Partners on 29-Jun-16 to Neutral.

Insider Trades for KBR, Inc. show that the latest trade was made on 21 Aug 2016 where Mujib (Farhan), the Officer completed a transaction type “Sell” in which 14 shares were traded at a price of $15.17.

 

12 analysts projected Price Targets for KBR, Inc. The analysts believe that the company stock price could grow as high as $22. The Low Price target projection by analysts is $14 and the Mean Price Target is $17.42.

KBR, Inc. (NYSE:KBR) has the market capitalization of $1.94 Billion. The company rocked its 52-Week High of $19.94 on Dec 2, 2015 and touched its 52-Week Low of $11.61 on Feb 11, 2016. The stock has Return on Assets (ROA) of 5.4 percent. Return on Equity (ROE) stands at 17.2% and Return on Investment (ROI) of 19.9 percent.

The stock is currently showing YTD performance of -18.11 Percent. The company has Beta Value of 1.54 and ATR value of 0.46. The Weekly and Monthly Volatility stands at 3.08% and 2.51%.

Company profile:

KBR, Inc. is a leading global engineering, construction and services company supporting the energy, hydrocarbon, government services, minerals, civil infrastructure, power and industrial markets. The company is a leader in many of the growing end-markets it serves, particularly gas monetization, having designed and constructed, alone or with joint venture partners, more than half of the world’s operating liquefied natural gas (LNG) production capacity. KBR offers a wide range of services through its Upstream, Downstream, Technology, Services, Government and Infrastructure, and Ventures business segments.