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I am trying to do a reseach paper on both NVR and CTX who are both in the same industry. I need to compare both companies in terms of performance and stocks.

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(CTX) Centex Corporation

(NVR) NVR, Inc

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I am trying to do a research paper on both NVR and CTX who are both in the same industry. I need to compare both companies in terms of performance and stocks.

2 Stocks to compare

(CTX) Centex Corporation

(NVR) NVR, Inc

Comparison of CTX and NVR

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Comparison of CTX and NVR


NVR is a holding company that currently operating through its subsidiaries in two business segments: the construction & marketing of homes, and mortgage banking. CTX operates in five principal business segments: Home Building, Financial Services, Construction Products, Construction Services and Investment Real Estate.
Market Cap: 4.98B 7.94B
Employ¬ees: 3,852 16,532
Rev. Growth (ttm): 17.40% 13.70%
Revenue (ttm): 4.33B 12.06B
Gross Margin (ttm): 26.93% 11.82%
EBITDA (ttm): 885.03M 1.52B
Oper. Margins (ttm): 20.15% 11.55%
Net Income (ttm): 523.20M 909.60M
EPS (ttm): 66.486 7.046
PE (ttm): 11.78 9.07
ROA (TTM) 33.57% 5.33%
ROE (TTM) 87.01% 27.13%
Shares Out 6.36 M 126.55 M
Total Debt/Equity (MRQ) 0.26 3.30

Growth rate 1 Year 5 Year 1 Year 5 Year
Revenue % 17.37 16.61 22.95 14.79
EPS % 37.25 49.12 43.79 26.22
Dividend % NM NM 25.00 4.56


Book Value/Share ($) 127.01 31.85
Cash Per Share ($) 55.88 0.42
Div/Yield % NA 0.25
Earn/Shr ($) 66.49 7.05
P/E (TTM) 11.78 9.07
Price/Book (MRQ) 6.17 2.00
Price/Cash Flow (TTM) 11.79 8.17
Price/Revenue (TTM) 1.43 0.69

Share Statistics
Average Volume (3 month): 64,681 1,421,909
Average Volume (10 day): 73,000 1,641,000
Shares Outstanding: 6.36M 124.29M
Float: 5.60M 116.70M
% Held by Insiders: 14.82% 7.79%
% Held by Institutions: 79.95% 83.24%

Stock Price History

Beta: 0.639 1.151
52-Week Change: 64.15% 27.43%
52-Week Change (relative to S&P500): 57.99% 22.65%
52-Week High : 819.49 66.28
52-Week Low : 405.13 39.94
50-Day Moving Average: 751.77 58.17
200-Day Moving Average: 573.95 50.24

Dividends & Splits

Annual Dividend: N/A 0.16
Dividend Yield: 0.00% 0.25%
Dividend Date: N/A 24-Nov-04
Ex-Dividend Date: N/A 1-Nov-04
Last Split Factor (new per old): N/A 2:1
Last Split Date: N/A 15-Mar-04

(TTM: trailing 12 months MRQ: most recent quarter )

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(NVR) NVR, Inc


NVR, Inc. operates in two business segments, homebuilding and mortgage banking. NVR conducts its homebuilding activities directly and its mortgage banking operations primarily through a wholly owned subsidiary, NVR Mortgage Finance, Inc. (NVRM). Its homebuilding operations include the construction and sale of single-family detached homes, townhomes and condominium buildings under three tradenames: Ryan Homes, NVHomes and Fox Ridge Homes. Homes built by NVR combine traditional or colonial exterior designs with contemporary interior designs and amenities and generally include two to four bedrooms. In addition to building and selling homes, the Company provides a number of ...

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