News coverage about New Home (NYSE:NWHM) has trended somewhat positive recently, according to Accern. The research group identifies negative and positive media coverage by reviewing more than 20 million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. New Home earned a media sentiment score of 0.10 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave media coverage about the construction company an impact score of 42.3505560829377 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the next several days.

Shares of New Home (NWHM) opened at $12.23 on Thursday. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.26, a quick ratio of 1.16 and a current ratio of 1.16. The company has a market capitalization of $263.88, a price-to-earnings ratio of 11.29 and a beta of 1.87. New Home has a 1-year low of $9.75 and a 1-year high of $13.20.

New Home (NYSE:NWHM) last announced its earnings results on Friday, October 27th. The construction company reported $0.21 EPS for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.15 by $0.06. The company had revenue of $157.93 million for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $143.66 million. New Home had a return on equity of 9.52% and a net margin of 2.73%. The business’s revenue for the quarter was down 11.2% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the business earned $0.27 earnings per share. research analysts expect that New Home will post 0.96 EPS for the current fiscal year.

Several equities research analysts recently commented on NWHM shares. Zacks Investment Research cut New Home from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Saturday, September 16th. ValuEngine upgraded New Home from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a report on Friday, December 1st.

In related news, insider Joseph David Davis sold 3,304 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction dated Friday, October 6th. The stock was sold at an average price of $11.55, for a total value of $38,161.20. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is accessible through this link. Also, insider Lp Tcn/Tnhc sold 17,444 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction dated Thursday, October 5th. The shares were sold at an average price of $11.46, for a total value of $199,908.24. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Insiders have sold 239,647 shares of company stock worth $2,777,512 in the last 90 days. Company insiders own 24.20% of the company’s stock.

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New Home Company Profile

The New Home Company Inc is a homebuilding company. The Company focuses on the design, construction and sale of consumer-driven homes in various metropolitan areas within certain markets in California and Arizona, including coastal Southern California, the San Francisco Bay area, metro Sacramento and the greater Phoenix area.

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