What analysts say:
- Buy, sell, or hold?: Analysts strongly back KBR, with 10 of 13 rating it a buy and the remainder rating it a hold. Analysts like KBR better than competitor Jacobs Engineering Group overall. While analysts still rate the stock a moderate buy, they are a little more optimistic about it compared to three months ago.
- Revenue forecasts: On average, analysts predict $2.45 billion in revenue this quarter. That would represent a rise of 4.7% from the year-ago quarter.
- Wall Street earnings expectations: The average analyst estimate is earnings of $0.64 per share. Estimates range from $0.60 to $0.68.
What our community says:
CAPS All-Stars are solidly supporting the stock, with 96% giving it an "outperform" rating. The greater community agrees with the All-Stars, as 94.8% give it a rating of "outperform." Even with a robust four out of five stars, KBR's CAPS rating falls a little short of the community's upbeat outlook.
KBR's profit has risen year over year by an average of 55% over the past five quarters. Revenue has fallen for the past three quarters.
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