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Kbr Inc

Kbr is a engineering & construction company located in Texas, United States, which is part of the Industrials sector, and is traded under the ticker KBR on the NYSE exchange.

Kbr stock last closed at $47.50, down 0.17% from the previous day, and has increased 17.34% in one year. It has overperformed other stocks in the Engineering & Construction industry by 0.22 percentage points. Kbr stock is currently +16.54% from its 52-week low of $40.76, and -16.57% from its 52-week high of $56.94.

At the moment, there are 139.04M shares of KBR outstanding. The market cap of KBR is $6.60B. In the past 24 hours, 1.16M KBR shares were traded.

How to Buy Kbr Stock

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  1. Choose where to buy Kbr stock: You need to choose a stock brokerage, but don't worry - we've sifted through dozens of online brokerages and apps to help you decide where to buy Kbr stock.
  2. Sign up for your brokerage account: Sign up for 0% fee trading with the highest-rated brokerage we've selected. It's the best place to buy KBR stock.
  3. Fund your investment account: Choose your method of payment and add your info.
  4. Evaluate Kbr stock: The Kbr ticker symbol is KBR. Is Kbr stock a good investment? Should you buy shares of KBR? How do KBR's underlying business fundamentals look? Do top analysts think Kbr is a good buy? Why has KBR's stock price moved recently? (Hint: Our stock market research tools can help you understand if KBR is a good stock to buy).
  5. Execute your KBR buy order: Decide if you will purchase KBR shares at the current market price or use a limit order to purchase KBR shares at a specific price.
  6. Get notifications regarding your KBR position: Create a watchlist to track your position in Kbr shares.

Step 1: Choose where to buy Kbr stock

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Step 2: Sign up for your brokerage account

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Step 4: Evaluate Kbr stock

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Kbr shares quick numbers

KBR Price
$47.50
1w %
8.15%
1y %
17.34%
5y %
165.66%
P/E
45.24x
P/B
4.16x
P/S
0.86x
PEG
0.86x
Revenue
$7.67B
Earnings
$146.00M
Fore. Rev. Growth
2.14%
Fore. Earn. Growth
52.51%
Market Cap
$6.60B
Next Earnings
Oct 26, 2022
Next Dividend
Oct 14, 2022

Fundamentals of Kbr

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You can see all of the due diligence checks on KBR's stock page.

Is KBR stock undervalued?

You can use many financial metrics, analyses, models, and charts to gauge KBR's intrinsic value.

Using relative valuations metrics:

  • KBR could be overvalued based on its P/E ratio of 45.24x, relative to Engineering & Construction industry P/E ratio of 29.41x
  • KBR may be overvalued based on its P/B ratio of 4.16x, relative to Engineering & Construction industry P/B ratio of 2.72x
  • KBR may be undervalued based on its PEG ratio of 0.86x

You can do more valuation analysis on KBR's stock here.

A quick look at KBR Financials

Passed Health Checks:

  • There are more short-term assets than short-term liabilities on the KBR balance sheet.
  • Total KBR debt is lower than 5 years ago, relative to shareholder equity.
  • KBR profit margin has gone up from -0.5% to 1.9% in the past year.

Failed Health Checks:

  • KBR's operating cash flow of $338.00M allows it to safely service it's debt of $1.97B.
  • KBR earnings of $338.00M is not enough to cover its interest payments.
  • KBR has a relatively high debt to equity ratio of 2.47.
  • There are more long-term liabilities than short-term assets on the KBR balance sheet.

Is KBR stock a Buy, Hold, or Sell?

Out of 2 Equities analysts who give ratings on KBR, the consensus analyst rating on KBR is a Strong Buy

Should I buy or sell KBR stock?

Based on 2 analysts offering ratings for Kbr Inc.
Strong Buy
Strong Buy
1 analysts 50%
Buy
1 analysts 50%
Hold
0 analysts 0%
Sell
0 analysts 0%
Strong Sell
0 analysts 0%

Latest KBR Analyst Forecasts

Jamie Cook, a bottom 2% analyst from Credit Suisse maintains KBR with a buy rating and lowers their KBR price target from $66.00 to $63.00, on Aug 3, 2022.

Bert Subin, a bottom 32% analyst from Stifel Nicolaus reinstates KBR with a strong buy rating, on Mar 18, 2022.

An analyst from KeyBanc maintains KBR with a strong buy rating and raises their KBR price target from $50.00 to $55.00, on Feb 1, 2022.

You can dive deeper into what analysts are projecting on the Kbr stock forecast page.

KBR Technical Indicators

SMA10
44.85
SMA20
46.75
SMA50
49.22
SMA100
48.66
SMA200
48.92
MACD
-1.04
MACD Signal
-1.26
MACD Histogram
0.22
RSI
52.44
Stochastic %K
61.41
Stochastic %D
42.45
StochRSI %K
88.62
StochRSI %D
57.48

KBR Earnings

Last year, KBR earnings were $146.00M. In the past 4 year, KBR's earnings have increased by -26.2% per year. This was slower than the Engineering & Construction industry average of 5.93%.

Last year, KBR revenue was $7.67B. Over the last 5 year, KBR's revenue has grown by 11.44% per year. This was faster than the Engineering & Construction industry average of 9.51%.

Dig into KBR's earnings and revenue performance here.

Who is buying/selling KBR?

Over the last 12 months, insiders at KBR have sold more shares than they have bought.

Shad E. Evans, SVP of Finance Ops and CAO of KBR, was the latest KBR insider to sell. They sold $2,756.32 worth of KBR shares on Sep 18, 2022.

Research more about who owns KBR shares here.

Can I rely on KBR as an income stream?

Kbr pays a dividend of 0.99%, compared to the Engineering & Construction industry's average dividend yield of 1.2%. If you owned $1,000 worth of KBR stock, you would have received $9.89 in the past year.

Kbr dividend payments have consistently grown over the past decade and have remained stable.

Get more analysis about Kbr dividend yield and history here.

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Step 5: Execute your KBR buy order

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  • Market order: A market order is an order to buy or sell a stock at the best possible price.
    Market orders are mostly fine for most investors.
  • Limit order: A limit order enables you to buy or sell a security at a specific price (or better).
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Step 6: Get notifications regarding your KBR position

Now that you own some shares in KBR, you'll want to keep up with your shares.

Make a watchlist to get notified of the latest news about your KBR stock.

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How to Buy Stock in Kbr

To summarize, here are the 6 steps to buy Kbr stock:

  1. Choose where to buy Kbr stock
  2. Sign up for your brokerage account
  3. Fund your investment account
  4. Evaluate Kbr stock
  5. Execute your KBR buy order
  6. Get notifications regarding your KBR position

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NYSE: KBR
$47.50-0.08 (-0.17%)
Updated Oct 5, 2022
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NYSE: KBR
$47.50-0.08 (-0.17%)
Updated Oct 5, 2022
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FAQ

How much does it cost to buy one Kbr share?

As of Oct 5, 2022, it costs $47.50 to buy one share of Kbr stock.

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Is now a good time to buy Kbr stock?

According to 2 Wall Street analysts who monitor Kbr, their consensus recommendation is to buy Kbr stock.

What is the best way to buy Kbr stock?

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