Shares of D.R. Horton Inc. /zigman2/quotes/202032328/composite DHI +1.98% fell 1.8% in premarket trading Tuesday, after the home builder reported a fiscal third-quarter profit and revenue that beat expectations, but sales orders came up short. Net income rose to $474.8 million, or $1.26 a share, from $453.7 million, or 1.18 a share, in the same period a year ago. The FactSet consensus for earnings per share was $1.06. Revenue rose to $4.91 billion from $4.44 billion a year ago, to beat the FactSet consensus of $4.48 billion. Net sales orders increased 6% to 15,588 homes, missing the FactSet consensus of 15,724, while the value of orders grew 8% to $4.7 billion to match expectations. The stock has soared 27.0% year to date through Monday, while the SPDR S&P Homebuilders ETF /zigman2/quotes/202739297/composite XHB -0.81% has climbed 26.8% and the S&P 500 /zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime SPX -1.57% has advanced 20.5%.