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NYSE:KB

KB Financial Group (KB) Stock Price, News & Analysis

$49.30
+0.55 (+1.13%)
(As of 02/23/2024 ET)
Today's Range
$49.19
$49.70
50-Day Range
$36.78
$51.70
52-Week Range
$35.20
$51.88
Volume
234,991 shs
Average Volume
264,128 shs
Market Capitalization
$19.89 billion
P/E Ratio
5.48
Dividend Yield
2.47%
Price Target
$46.15

KB Financial Group MarketRank™ Stock Analysis

Analyst Rating
0.00 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
6.4% Downside
$46.15 Price Target
Short Interest
Healthy
0.06% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Moderate
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
N/A
News Sentiment
0.50mentions of KB Financial Group in the last 14 days
Based on 7 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
N/A
Proj. Earnings Growth
10.03%
From $8.97 to $9.87 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

New Rank-Based ScoringMarketRank is calculated by averaging available category scores (with extra weight given to analysis and valuation), then ranking the company's weighted average against that of other companies.

2.30 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

605th out of 834 stocks

Commercial Banks, Not Elsewhere Classified Industry

23rd out of 28 stocks


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About KB Financial Group Stock (NYSE:KB)

KB Financial Group Inc. provides a range of banking and related financial services to consumers and corporations in South Korea and internationally. The company operates through seven segments: Retail Banking, Corporate Banking, Other Banking, Credit Card, Securities, Life Insurance, and Non-Life Insurance. It offers loans, deposit products, and other related financial products and services to large, small, and medium-sized enterprises, as well as individuals and households; investment banking, and brokerage and supporting services; life insurance products; non-life insurance products, including automobile, fire and allied lines, and marine insurance; bancassurance services; and credit sale, cash service, card loan, and other supporting services. The company also engages in securities and derivatives trading, funding, and other supporting activities. In addition, it offers foreign exchange transaction; financial investment; credit card and installment financing; financial leasing; real estate trust management; capital investment; collection of receivables or credit investigation; software advisory, development, and supply; investment advisory; claim; management; savings banking; information and communication; and general advisory services. The company was founded in 1963 and is headquartered in Seoul, South Korea.

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Company Calendar

Last Earnings
2/07/2014
Today
2/25/2024
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2024

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Sector
Finance
Industry
Commercial banks, not elsewhere classified
Sub-Industry
N/A
Employees
154
Year Founded
2008

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Target
$46.15
High Stock Price Target
$46.15
Low Stock Price Target
$46.15
Potential Upside/Downside
-6.4%
Consensus Rating
Rating Score (0-4)
0.00
Research Coverage
0 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$3.49 billion
Pretax Margin
19.58%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$20.05 billion
Cash Flow
$10.40 per share
Book Value
$96.34 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
125,088,000
Market Cap
$19.89 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
0.99

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Key Executives

  • Mr. Jong Hee Yang (Age 63)
    CEO & Executive Chairman
  • Jong Hoon Lee
    Head of the Legal Affairs Unit
  • Mr. Young Ho Seo (Age 58)
    Senior Executive VP & CFO
  • Mr. Dong Whan Han (Age 59)
    Senior EVP & Head of KB Research
  • Mr. Bong Joong Kwon (Age 55)
    Senior MD & Head of IR Department
  • Ms. Hye Ja Seo (Age 58)
    Senior MD & Chief Compliance Officer
  • Mr. Jin Young Kim (Age 55)
    Chief Public Relation Officer
  • Mr. Yeo Woon Yoon (Age 57)
    Senior MD & Chief Human Resources Officer
  • Mr. Dong Cheol Lee (Age 63)
    Vice Chairman and Head of Digital Business Unit & IT Business Unit
  • Mr. Yin Hur (Age 63)
    Vice Chairman, and Head of Global Business Unit & Insurance Business Unit

Should I Buy KB Financial Group Stock? KB Pros and Cons Explained

These insights were generated using artificial intelligence. They are based on proprietary MarketBeat data, news articles, and custom LLM A.I. algorithms. This analysis of KB Financial Group was last updated on Tuesday, February 20, 2024 at 3:57 PM.














KB Stock Analysis - Frequently Asked Questions

What is KB Financial Group's stock price target for 2024?

0 equities research analysts have issued 1-year target prices for KB Financial Group's shares. Their KB share price targets range from $46.15 to $46.15. On average, they predict the company's stock price to reach $46.15 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 6.4%.
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How have KB shares performed in 2024?

KB Financial Group's stock was trading at $41.37 at the beginning of the year. Since then, KB shares have increased by 19.2% and is now trading at $49.30.
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Are investors shorting KB Financial Group?

KB Financial Group saw a increase in short interest in the month of January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totaling 222,900 shares, an increase of 6.4% from the January 15th total of 209,500 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 200,500 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 1.1 days. Currently, 0.1% of the company's stock are sold short.
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How were KB Financial Group's earnings last quarter?

KB Financial Group Inc. (NYSE:KB) posted its quarterly earnings results on Friday, February, 7th. The bank reported $0.34 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter. KB Financial Group had a net margin of 13.98% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 8.29%.

Is KB Financial Group a good dividend stock?

KB Financial Group (NYSE:KB) pays an annual dividend of $1.22 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 2.50%. The dividend payout ratio is 13.57%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, KB will have a dividend payout ratio of 12.36% next year. This indicates that the company will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What ETFs hold KB Financial Group's stock?

ETFs with the largest weight of KB Financial Group (NYSE:KB) stock in their portfolio include Avantis Emerging Markets Value ETF (AVES) and Avantis Responsible Emerging Markets Equity ETF (AVSE).Avantis Emerging Markets Equity ETF (AVEM).

What is Yoon-Dae Euh's approval rating as KB Financial Group's CEO?

7 employees have rated KB Financial Group Chief Executive Officer Yoon-Dae Euh on Glassdoor.com. Yoon-Dae Euh has an approval rating of 33% among the company's employees. This puts Yoon-Dae Euh in the bottom 10% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

What other stocks do shareholders of KB Financial Group own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other KB Financial Group investors own include AbbVie (ABBV), Alibaba Group (BABA), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), QUALCOMM (QCOM), CVS Health (CVS), Intel (INTC), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM), Pfizer (PFE), Applied Materials (AMAT) and Altria Group (MO).

Who are KB Financial Group's major shareholders?

KB Financial Group's stock is owned by a number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (0.65%), Trinity Street Asset Management LLP (0.53%), Royal London Asset Management Ltd. (0.28%), Todd Asset Management LLC (0.15%), Franklin Resources Inc. (0.13%) and Royal Bank of Canada (0.09%).

How do I buy shares of KB Financial Group?

Shares of KB stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Charles Schwab, E*TRADE, Fidelity, and Vanguard Brokerage Services.
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This page (NYSE:KB) was last updated on 2/25/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff