Unveiling Market Insights – BEKE Stock Analysis

Now trading at a price of $18.95, KE has moved -2.7% so far today.

KE returned gains of 27.7% last year, with its stock price reaching a high of $20.48 and a low of $12.44. Over the same period, the stock outperformed the S&P 500 index by 1.2%. More recently, the company's 50-day average price was $14.78. KE Holdings Inc., through its subsidiaries, engages in operating an integrated online and offline platform for housing transactions and services in the People's Republic of China. Based in Beijing, China, the Large-Cap Finance company has 116,344 full time employees. KE has offered a 12.8% dividend yield over the last 12 months.

Strong Revenue Growth With No Capital Eexpenditures:

2018 2019 2020 2021 2022
Revenue (M) $362 $386 $10,802 $12,672 $8,796
Interest Income (M) $44 $181 $25 $56 $108
Diluted Shares (M) 1,363 1,378 2,267 3,549 3,569

KE Is Reasonably Valued:

KE has a trailing twelve month P/E ratio of 21.7, compared to an average of 12.38 for the Finance sector. Based on its EPS guidance of $1.23, the company has a forward P/E ratio of 12.0. In contrast, the market is likely undervaluing KE in terms of its equity because its P/B ratio is 0.32 while the sector average is 1.58.

Analysts Give KE an Average Rating of Buy:

The 18 analysts following KE have set target prices ranging from $17.28 to $32.41 per share, for an average of $21.88 with a buy rating. The company is trading -13.4% away from its average target price, indicating that there is an analyst consensus of some upside potential.

The largest shareholder is Price (T.Rowe) Associates Inc, whose 3% stake in the company is worth $726,998,579.

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