Impact of Brokerage Rating on KBR, Inc.(KBR)

Many KBR, Inc.(KBR) Stock Research Financial Advisors from Investment Banking firms have advised their client and investors on the stock. Company shares were Upgraded by MKM Partners on Nov 21, 2016 to Buy, Raises Price Target to $ 21 from a previous price target of $15 .KBR was Upgraded by BofA/Merrill to Buy on Nov 17, 2016.

Company has reported several Insider transactions to the SEC, on Mar 10, 2015, Ivor Harrington (President E&C) sold 14,965 shares at 15.50 per share price.

KBR Last issued its quarterly earnings results on Nov 1, 2016. The company reported $-0.44 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.14. Analyst had a consensus of $-0.58. The company had revenue of $1073.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $1187.76 million. The companys revenue was down -10.5 % compared to the same quarter last year.During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.40 EPS.

KBR, Inc. (NYSE:KBR) has received a short term rating of hold from experts at Zacks with a rank of 3. The stock has been rated an average of 1.67 by 6 Brokerage Firm. 4 Wall Street Firms have rated the stock as a strong buys. 2 Brokerage Firms have advised hold.

KBR, Inc. (NYSE:KBR): 7 Brokerage firm Analysts have agreed with the mean estimate for the short term price target of $19.86 in KBR, Inc. (NYSE:KBR). However, the stock price could fluctuate by $ 1.77 from the estimate as it is suggested by the standard deviation reading. The higher estimate has been put at $22 price target with the lower price estimate is calculated at $17

KBR, Inc. (NYSE:KBR) rose 0.41% or 0.07 points on Tuesday and made its way into the gainers of the day. After trading began at $16.98 the stock was seen hitting $17.14 as a peak level and $16.73 as the lowest level. The stock ended up at $17.13. The daily volume was measured at 770,775 shares. The 52-week high of the share price is $17.95 and the 52-week low is $11.81. The company has a market cap of $2,444 million.

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 worlds 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.


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