KBR, Inc. s trend and data analysis indicates that the stock price has dropped -17.56% in the past 12 Weeks but analyzing the 6 month chart of the stock, the price of the stock has managed to drop negative and it has dropped down to -6.28% . Looking at the past 52 week period, the stock price is down -6.22% . Relative price strength is a important factor used by wealth management firms while investing in stocks because the indicator compares the stock performance with the overall market. The relative price strength of KBR, Inc. has a positive value of 9.32 compared to overall market.KBR, Inc. is having a Relative Strength Index of 31.63 which indicates the stock is not yet over sold or over bought based on the technical indicators.
KBR, Inc. (NYSE:KBR) has tumbled 3.93% during the past week and has dropped 14.06% in the last 4 week period. The stocks are negative as compared to the S&P 500 for the past week with a loss of 4.16%. KBR, Inc. (NYSE:KBR) has underperformed the index by 15.04% in the last 4 weeks. Investors should watch out for further signals and trade with caution.
For the current week, the company shares have a recommendation consensus of Buy. KBR, Inc. (NYSE:KBR) stock ended Friday session in the red zone in a volatile trading. The stock closed down 0.21 points or 1.46% at $14.18 with 1,913,155 shares getting traded. Post opening the session at $14.38, the shares hit an intraday low of $14.12 and an intraday high of $14.4 and the price was in this range throughout the day. The company has a market cap of $2,026 million and the number of outstanding shares has been calculated to be 142,878,360 shares. The 52-week high of KBR, Inc. (NYSE:KBR) is $17.95 and the 52-week low is $12.08.
Company has reported several Insider transactions to the SEC, on Mar 8, 2017, Mark W Sopp (CFO) purchased 15,000 shares at 14.50 per share price.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 Feb 24, 2017. The company reported $-0.59 EPS for the quarter, missing the analyst consensus estimate by $ -0.77. Analyst had a consensus of $0.18. The company had revenue of $1190.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $1198.38 million. The companys revenue was up 10.2% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.36 EPS.
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.