Insights on Investing in LEN – Analysis and Recommendations

Lennar logged a 2.7% change during today's morning session, and is now trading at a price of $157.01 per share. The S&P 500 index moved -1.0%. LEN's trading volume is 921,940 compared to the stock's average volume of 2,023,913.

Lennar trades -5.92% away from its average analyst target price of $166.89 per share. The 19 analysts following the stock have set target prices ranging from $122.0 to $224.0, and on average have given Lennar a rating of buy.

Anyone interested in buying LEN should be aware of the facts below:

  • Lennar's current price is 5.5% above its Graham number of $165.68, which implies that at its current valuation it does not offer a margin of safety

  • Lennar has moved 47.7% over the last year, and the S&P 500 logged a change of 31.5%

  • Based on its trailing earnings per share of 13.73, Lennar has a trailing 12 month Price to Earnings (P/E) ratio of 11.4 while the S&P 500 average is 15.97

  • LEN has a forward P/E ratio of 9.8 based on its forward 12 month price to earnings (EPS) of $16.06 per share

  • The company has a price to earnings growth (PEG) ratio of 17.73 — a number near or below 1 signifying that Lennar is fairly valued compared to its estimated growth potential

  • Its Price to Book (P/B) ratio is 1.63 compared to its sector average of 4.24

  • Lennar Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, operates as a homebuilder primarily under the Lennar brand in the United States.

  • Based in Miami, the company has 12,284 full time employees and a market cap of $43.33 Billion. Lennar currently returns an annual dividend yield of 1.1%.

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