Should You Worry About the Short Interest in KB Home (KBH)? - Tale of the Tape

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Many investors appear to be quite bearish KB Home ( KBH ) especially if you look at the percentage of the float that is sold short for this stock. Currently, 28.9% of the float is sold short, suggesting an extreme level of bearishness for KBH.

However, it is worth noting that earnings estimates have actually been moving higher for the company, despite the pessimism. Thanks to these rising estimates, we actually have a Zacks Rank #2 (Buy) on KBH, so we clearly don't believe in the negativity surrounding this firm, and are instead looking for shares of KBH to move higher in the weeks ahead.



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