Horton D R Inc (NYSE:DHI) Move as Institutional Investors’ Sentiment Up

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Sentiment for Horton D R Inc (NYSE:DHI)

Horton D R Inc (NYSE:DHI) institutional sentiment increased to 0.92 in 2019 Q1. Its up 0.29, from 0.63 in 2018Q4. The ratio is more positive, as 227 institutional investors opened new or increased holdings, while 246 sold and reduced equity positions in Horton D R Inc. The institutional investors in our partner’s database now own: 300.56 million shares, up from 292.71 million shares in 2018Q4. Also, the number of institutional investors holding Horton D R Inc in their top 10 holdings increased from 10 to 11 for an increase of 1. Sold All: 67 Reduced: 179 Increased: 139 New Position: 88.

D.R. Horton, Inc. operates as a homebuilding company. The company has market cap of $18.47 billion. It engages in the acquisition and development of land; and construction and sale of homes in 26 states and 78 markets in the United States under the names of D.R. It has a 11.99 P/E ratio. Horton, AmericaÂ’s Builder, Express Homes, Emerald Homes, Regent Homes, Crown Communities, and Pacific Ridge Homes.

The stock increased 0.95% or $0.47 during the last trading session, reaching $49.9. About 1.80M shares traded. D.R. Horton, Inc. (NYSE:DHI) has risen 5.10% since September 11, 2018 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 5.10% the S&P500.

Analysts await D.R. Horton, Inc. (NYSE:DHI) to report earnings on November, 14. They expect $1.25 earnings per share, up 2.46 % or $0.03 from last year’s $1.22 per share. DHI’s profit will be $462.65 million for 9.98 P/E if the $1.25 EPS becomes a reality. After $1.26 actual earnings per share reported by D.R. Horton, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -0.79 % negative EPS growth.

Long Pond Capital Lp holds 17.8% of its portfolio in D.R. Horton, Inc. for 12.34 million shares. Dudley & Shanley Inc. owns 717,947 shares or 7.69% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Greenhaven Associates Inc has 6.28% invested in the company for 8.54 million shares. The California-based Underhill Investment Management Llc has invested 5.91% in the stock. Grs Advisors Llc, a Illinois-based fund reported 192,896 shares.

D.R. Horton, Inc. (NYSE:DHI) Ratings Coverage

Ratings analysis reveals 86% of DR Horton’s analysts are positive. Out of 7 Wall Street analysts rating DR Horton, 6 give it “Buy”, 0 “Sell” rating, while 1 recommend “Hold”. The lowest target is $41 while the high is $5900. The stock’s average target of $50.88 is 1.96% above today’s ($49.9) share price. DHI was included in 14 notes of analysts from March 15, 2019. JMP Securities maintained D.R. Horton, Inc. (NYSE:DHI) on Tuesday, April 9 with “Market Outperform” rating. BTIG Research maintained it with “Buy” rating and $53 target in Monday, March 25 report. Barclays Capital maintained D.R. Horton, Inc. (NYSE:DHI) rating on Friday, March 15. Barclays Capital has “Buy” rating and $41 target. The stock has “Buy” rating by Buckingham Research on Wednesday, July 31. Susquehanna downgraded the shares of DHI in report on Wednesday, April 17 to “Neutral” rating. The stock of D.R. Horton, Inc. (NYSE:DHI) earned “Buy” rating by Buckingham Research on Tuesday, April 16.

More notable recent D.R. Horton, Inc. (NYSE:DHI) news were published by: Benzinga.com which released: “AT&T, Texas Instruments And More ‘Fast Money’ Picks For August 14 – Benzinga” on August 14, 2019, also Seekingalpha.com with their article: “Stocks To Watch: Apple, IPOs And German Auto – Seeking Alpha” published on September 07, 2019, Finance.Yahoo.com published: “Housing Stocks: What’s the Best Play Now? – Yahoo Finance” on September 03, 2019. More interesting news about D.R. Horton, Inc. (NYSE:DHI) were released by: Finance.Yahoo.com and their article: “D.R. Horton (NYSE:DHI) Shareholders Booked A 94% Gain In The Last Five Years – Yahoo Finance” published on May 17, 2019 as well as Finance.Yahoo.com‘s news article titled: “D.R. Horton, KBHome, and PulteGroup Upgraded: What You Need to Know – Yahoo Finance” with publication date: August 13, 2019.

D.R. Horton, Inc. (NYSE:DHI) Institutional Positions Chart

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