Lennar Corporation (LEN) was Upgraded by Raymond James to ” Outperform”. Earlier the firm had a rating of “Mkt Perform ” on the company shares. Raymond James advised their investors in a research report released on Jun 27, 2016.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on Lennar Corporation. Company shares were Reiterated by MKM Partners on Mar 30, 2016 to “Neutral”, Firm has raised the Price Target to $ 52 from a previous price target of $51 .Company shares were Reiterated by Deutsche Bank on Mar 30, 2016 to “Hold”, Firm has raised the Price Target to $ 49 from a previous price target of $48 .
On the company’s financial health, Lennar Corporation reported $0.95 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.08 according to the earnings call on Jun 21, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $0.87. The company had revenue of $2745.80 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $2574.43 million. The company’s revenue was up 14.8% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.79 EPS.
Lennar Corporation closed down -1.85 points or -3.97% at $44.73 with 40,13,201 shares getting traded on Friday. Post opening the session at $44.88, the shares hit an intraday low of $44.55 and an intraday high of $45.6 and the price fluctuated in this range throughout the day.Shares ended Friday session in Red.
In a different news, on Apr 8, 2016, Sherrill W Hudson (director) sold 2,500 shares at $47.54 per share price. According to the SEC, on Apr 8, 2016, Theron I Gilliam (director) sold 2,091 shares at $47.84 per share price. On Apr 5, 2016, Jonathan M Jaffe (Vice President/COO) sold 20,000 shares at $47.80 per share price, according to the Form-4 filing with the securities and exchange commission.
Lennar Corporation is a real estate company. The Company is a homebuilder a provider of real estate-related financial services a commercial real estate investment investment management and finance company. It operates under Homebuilding Operations Lennar Financial Services Rialto and Lennar Multifamily segments. It has grouped its homebuilding activities into five segments: Homebuilding East Homebuilding Central Homebuilding West Homebuilding Southeast Florida and Homebuilding Houston. Its homebuilding operations include the construction and sale of single-family attached and detached homes. Lennar Financial Services offers residential mortgage loan products to buyers of their homes and others. The Rialto segment is a commercial real estate investment investment management and finance company. The Lennar Multifamily segment focuses on developing a portfolio of multifamily rental properties in select United States markets. It operates under brand name Lennar.