FORTUNE 500 2006
Our annual ranking of America's largest corporations
KB Home
Rank: 254 (Previous rank: 300)
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CEO: Bruce E. Karatz
Address: 10990 Wilshire Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90024
Phone: 310-231-4000
Website: http://www.kbhome.com
Revenues 9,441.7 33.9
Profits 842.4 75.2
Assets 7,746.9 ó
Stockholders' Equity 2,851.7 ó
Market Value 3/17/2006 6,269.2 ó
Revenues 8.9
Assets 10.9
Stockholders' equity 29.5
2005 $ 9.53
% change from 2004 67.2
1995-2005 annual growth rate % 38.6
2005 40.8
1995-2005 annual rate 27.2
Industry: Homebuilders
1 Pulte Homes 147 14,895.5
2 Lennar 161 13,870.3
3 D.R. Horton 162 13,863.7
4 Centex 175 12,859.7
5 KB Home 254 9,441.7
6 Toll Brothers 370 5,793.4
7 Hovnanian Enterprises 403 5,348.4
8 NVR 410 5,275.1
9 Beazer Homes USA 429 4,995.4
10 MDC Holdings 437 4,884.2
11 Ryland Group 444 4,817.6
12 Standard Pacific 493 4,011.4
13 Meritage Homes 615 3,001.1
14 WCI Communities 668 2,601.8
15 William Lyon Homes 850 1,856.4
From the April 17th, 2006 issue
Footnote:
Figures are for fiscal year ended Nov. 30, 2005.
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