KBR Inc. (NYSE: KBR) started the day on September 17, 2020, with a price decrease of -1.30% at $24.35. During the day, the stock rose to $24.74 and sunk to $24.01 before settling in for the price of $24.67 at the close. Taking a more long-term approach, KBR posted a 52-week range of $12.00-$31.92.
In the past 5-years timespan, the Industrials sector firm’s annual sales growth was -2.40%. Meanwhile, its Annual Earning per share during the time was 16.70%. Nevertheless, stock’s Earnings Per Share (EPS) this year is -28.60%. This publicly-traded company’s shares outstanding now amounts to $142.00 million, simultaneously with a float of $141.02 million. The organization now has a market capitalization sitting at $3.48 billion. At the time of writing, stock’s 50-day Moving Average stood at $23.40, while the 200-day Moving Average is $24.26.
If we measure the efficiency of the company that is accounted for 28000 employees. It has generated 201,393 per worker during the last fiscal year. Meanwhile, its income per employee was 7,214. The stock had 4.84 Receivables turnover and 1.08 Total Asset turnover. For the Profitability, stocks gross margin was +11.58, operating margin was +5.53 and Pretax Margin of +4.75.
KBR Inc. (KBR) Ownership Facts and Figures
Now let’s turn our focus to how large-scale investors are working with this stock of the Engineering & Construction Industry. KBR Inc.’s current insider ownership accounts for 0.30%, in contrast to 97.87% institutional ownership. According to the most recent insider trade that took place on Aug 28, this organization’s President, Gov’t Solutions sold 2,432 shares at the rate of 24.11, making the entire transaction reach 58,624 in total value, affecting insider ownership by 50,543. Preceding that transaction, on Jun 03, Company’s EVP, Chief Corporate Officer sold 24,636 for 25.82, making the whole transaction’s value amount to 636,040. This particular insider is now the holder of 66,601 in total.
KBR Inc. (KBR) Earnings and Revenue Records
In the latest quarterly report released, which was put into the public domain on 6/29/2020, the organization reported $0.39 earnings per share (EPS) for the three months, surpassing the consensus estimate (set at $0.37) by $0.02. This company achieved a net margin of +3.58 while generating a return on equity of 11.35. Wall Street market experts anticipate that the next fiscal year will bring earnings of 0.43 per share during the current fiscal year.
KBR Inc.’s EPS decrease for this current 12-month fiscal period is -28.60% and is forecasted to reach 1.85 in the upcoming year. Considering the longer run, market analysts have predicted that Company’s EPS will increase by 5.67% through the next 5 years, which can be compared against the 16.70% growth it accomplished over the previous five years trading on the market.
KBR Inc. (NYSE: KBR) Trading Performance Indicators
Let’s observe the current performance indicators for KBR Inc. (KBR). It’s Quick Ratio in the last reported quarter now stands at 1.30. The Stock has managed to achieve an average true range (ATR) of 0.73. Another valuable indicator worth pondering is a publicly-traded company’s price to sales ratio for trailing twelve months, which is currently 0.60. Similarly, its price to free cash flow for trailing twelve months is now 13.48.
In the same vein, KBR’s Diluted EPS (Earnings per Share) trailing twelve months is recorded -0.21, a figure that is expected to reach 0.42 in the next quarter, and analysts are predicting that it will be 1.85 at the market close of one year from today.
Technical Analysis of KBR Inc. (KBR)
If we take a close look at the recent performances of KBR Inc. (NYSE: KBR), its last 5-days Average volume was 1.17 million that shows plunge from its year to date volume of 1.63 million. During the previous 9 days, stock’s Stochastic %D was recorded 37.37% While, its Average True Range was 0.74.
Raw Stochastic average of KBR Inc. (KBR) in the period of the previous 100 days is set at 70.09%, which indicates a major rise in contrast to 22.63% during the last 2-weeks. If we go through the volatility metrics of the stock, In the past 14-days, Company’s historic volatility was 30.72% that was lower than 44.30% volatility it exhibited in the past 100-days period.