KB Financial Group Company Profile (NYSE:KB)

About KB Financial Group (NYSE:KB)

KB Financial Group logoKB Financial Group Inc. is a financial holding company in Korea. The Company's operations include Kookmin Bank, a commercial bank in Korea. The Company operates through six business segments: retail banking operations, corporate banking operations, other banking operations, credit card operations, investment and securities operations, and life insurance operations. The retail banking operations segment consists of retail banking services provided by Kookmin Bank. The corporate banking operations consist of corporate banking services provided by Kookmin Bank. The other banking operations include treasury activities and back office administrative operations. The credit card operations segment consists of credit card activities. The investment and securities operations consist of securities brokerage, investment banking, securities investment and trading and other capital markets services. The life insurance segment consists of life insurance and wealth management services.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Finance
  • Industry: Banks
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NYSE:KB
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.kbfg.com
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: $20.45822 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 418,112,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $49.26
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $47.58
  • 52 Week Range: $34.01 - $54.36
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 7.64
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 6.75
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $7.13 billion
  • Price / Sales: 2.85
  • Book Value: $73.35 per share
  • Price / Book: 0.66
Profitability:
  • Net Margins: 22.83%
  • Return on Equity: 9.16%
  • Return on Assets: 0.75%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 2.06%
  • Current Ratio: 1.60%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.60%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 130,127 shs.
  • Beta: 1.21
  • Short Ratio: 2.08
 

Frequently Asked Questions for KB Financial Group (NYSE:KB)

What is KB Financial Group's stock symbol?

KB Financial Group trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "KB."

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 company reported $0.34 earnings per share for the quarter. KB Financial Group had a return on equity of 9.16% and a net margin of 22.83%. View KB Financial Group's Earnings History.

When will KB Financial Group make its next earnings announcement?

KB Financial Group is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, November, 13th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for KB Financial Group.

Who are some of KB Financial Group's key competitors?

Who are KB Financial Group's key executives?

KB Financial Group's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Jong Gyu Yoon, Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer
  • Ok Chan Kim, President
  • Gi Heon Kim, Vice President
  • Gyeong Yeop Cho, Managing Director
  • Jeong Su Huh, Managing Director
  • Dong Cheol Lee, Managing Director
  • Jae Hong Park, Managing Director
  • Yeong Tae Park, Managing Director
  • Yeong Hyeok Cho, Assistant Managing Director
  • Dae Myeong Kang, Assistant Managing Director

Who owns KB Financial Group stock?

KB Financial Group's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Franklin Resources Inc. (1.83%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (1.09%), Northern Trust Corp (0.28%), Vanguard Group Inc. (0.27%), Macquarie Group Ltd. (0.21%) and ANTIPODES PARTNERS Ltd (0.15%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for KB Financial Group.

Who sold KB Financial Group stock? Who is selling KB Financial Group stock?

KB Financial Group's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Franklin Resources Inc., Royal Bank of Canada, Mittleman Brothers LLC, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Brandes Investment Partners LP, ANTIPODES PARTNERS Ltd, Russell Investments Group Ltd. and Bank of New York Mellon Corp. View Insider Buying and Selling for KB Financial Group.

Who bought KB Financial Group stock? Who is buying KB Financial Group stock?

KB Financial Group's stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Arrowstreet Capital Limited Partnership, Aperio Group LLC, Northern Trust Corp, Todd Asset Management LLC, Teachers Retirement System of The State of Kentucky, Hexavest Inc., Lazard Asset Management LLC and Candriam Luxembourg S.C.A.. View Insider Buying and Selling for KB Financial Group.

How do I buy KB Financial Group stock?

Shares of KB Financial Group can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is KB Financial Group's stock price today?

One share of KB Financial Group stock can currently be purchased for approximately $48.61.


MarketBeat Community Rating for KB Financial Group (NYSE KB)
Community Ranking:  2.2 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  62 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  78 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  140
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for KB Financial Group (NYSE:KB) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 3.00)
Consensus Price Target: N/A

Analysts' Ratings History for KB Financial Group (NYSE:KB)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
8/9/2017J P Morgan Chase & CoInitiated CoverageOverweightLowView Rating Details
2/23/2017Morgan StanleyUpgradeEqual Weight -> OverweightN/AView Rating Details
7/21/2016Citigroup Inc.UpgradeNeutral -> BuyN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 9/21/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for KB Financial Group (NYSE:KB)
Earnings by Quarter for KB Financial Group (NYSE:KB)
Earnings History by Quarter for KB Financial Group (NYSE KB)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
11/13/2017        
2/7/2014Q4$0.34ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for KB Financial Group (NYSE:KB)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $6.53 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $7.2 EPS

Dividends

Dividend History for KB Financial Group (NYSE:KB)
No dividend announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for KB Financial Group (NYSE:KB)
No insider trades for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Headlines

Headline Trends for KB Financial Group (NYSE:KB)
Latest Headlines for KB Financial Group (NYSE:KB)
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DateHeadline
finance.yahoo.com logoKB Financial Group, Inc. :KB-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2017 By the Numbers : September 15, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - September 16 at 3:28 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoComparing New York Community Bancorp (NYCB) & KB Financial Group (KB)
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 11 at 6:20 AM
nasdaq.com logoRelative Strength Alert For KB Financial Group
www.nasdaq.com - September 5 at 10:01 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoRoyal Bank of Scotland (RBS) Mulling 880 IT Layoffs by 2020
finance.yahoo.com - August 16 at 8:07 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoMitsubishi UFJ to Hire 20 New Staff for Operations in Saudi
finance.yahoo.com - August 16 at 2:56 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoKB Financial Group Inc (KB) Downgraded by BidaskClub
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 13 at 10:04 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoJ P Morgan Chase & Co Initiates Coverage on KB Financial Group, Inc. (NYSE:KB)
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 9 at 1:32 PM
bloomberg.com logoKorean Banks' Bold Outlook
www.bloomberg.com - August 6 at 6:38 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoKB Financial Group Inc (NYSE:KB) Rating Increased to Buy at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 21 at 11:38 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoKB Financial Group Inc (KB) Lowered to Sell at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 14 at 11:02 PM
streetinsider.com logoKB Financial Group Inc.
www.streetinsider.com - July 14 at 5:31 AM
bloomberg.com logoSamsung Snubbed in Foreign Stock Funds' $15 Billion Korea Bet
www.bloomberg.com - July 13 at 5:48 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoKB Financial Group Inc (KB) Lowered to "Hold" at BidaskClub
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 8 at 6:00 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoKB Financial Group Inc (NYSE:KB) Given Average Recommendation of "Buy" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 7 at 11:16 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoKB Financial Group Inc (NYSE:KB) Stock Rating Upgraded by BidaskClub
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 30 at 10:23 PM
streetinsider.com logoForm 6-K KB Financial Group Inc. For: Jun 30
www.streetinsider.com - June 30 at 10:14 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoBidaskClub Lowers KB Financial Group, Inc. (KB) to Hold
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 22 at 8:00 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoRoyal Bank (RBS) Nears Mortgage Bond Settlement with FHFA
finance.yahoo.com - June 14 at 11:04 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoKB Financial Group Inc (KB) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Buy" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 12 at 11:22 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoBidaskClub Upgrades KB Financial Group, Inc. (KB) to Buy
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 10 at 7:22 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks: Analysts Set $57.00 Price Target for KB Financial Group, Inc. (KB)
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 29 at 4:34 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to KB Financial Group, Inc. : May 22, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 22 at 5:33 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoSouth Korean Bank Tries To Safeguard Buy Zone; Gets Rating Upgrade
finance.yahoo.com - May 19 at 5:50 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoKB Financial Group, Inc. :KB-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2017 By the Numbers : May 19, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 19 at 10:41 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoKB Financial posts 1Q profit
finance.yahoo.com - May 15 at 5:33 PM
streetinsider.com logoForm 6-K KB Financial Group Inc. For: May 12
www.streetinsider.com - May 13 at 9:17 AM
americanbankingnews.com logo Brokerages Set $48.00 Target Price for KB Financial Group, Inc. (KB)
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 3 at 2:29 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoKB Financial Group (KB) Receiving Favorable Media Coverage, AlphaOne Reports
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 3 at 12:48 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoKB Financial Group (KB) Receiving Favorable News Coverage, Study Shows
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 27 at 2:20 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoKB Financial Group (KB) Given News Impact Score of 0.44
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 24 at 3:21 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoKB Financial Group Inc. Files Its Annual Report on Form 20-F
finance.yahoo.com - April 24 at 11:49 AM
seekingalpha.com logoKB Financial Group Inc. 2017 Q1 - Results - Earnings Call Slides
seekingalpha.com - April 20 at 11:13 AM
marketwatch.com logoA.M. Best Places Credit Ratings of KB Insurance Co., Ltd. Under Review With Positive Implications
www.marketwatch.com - April 17 at 10:39 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoKB Financial Group (KB) Given Media Impact Score of 0.44
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 17 at 9:09 AM
streetinsider.com logoForm 6-K KB Financial Group Inc. For: Apr 14
www.streetinsider.com - April 15 at 9:33 AM
americanbankingnews.com logo Brokerages Set $48.00 Price Target for KB Financial Group, Inc. (KB)
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 13 at 6:30 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoKB Financial Group (KB) Given Media Impact Rating of 0.30
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 13 at 3:16 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoKB Financial Group, Inc. (KB) Expected to Announce Quarterly Sales of $0.00
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 9 at 8:14 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoZacks.com featured highlights: Two River Bancorp, Perceptron, Aegean Marine Petroleum Network, KB Financial Group and Triton International
finance.yahoo.com - April 7 at 10:38 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoLooking for a Top Momentum Stock? 3 Reasons Why KB Financial (KB) is a Great Choice
finance.yahoo.com - March 30 at 6:26 PM
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finance.yahoo.com - March 22 at 6:18 PM
barrons.com logo[$$] South Korea's Lost Decade Risks Rising
www.barrons.com - March 21 at 12:11 PM
zacks.com logoCredit Suisse (CS) Cuts Equities Business Jobs in Asia
www.zacks.com - March 20 at 10:47 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoKB Financial Group Is Undervalued
finance.yahoo.com - March 7 at 10:51 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo6:18 am KB Financial has been pursuing the sale of Hyundai Savings Bank, no details regarding potential bidders or sales price have been determined in connection with the above as of such date
finance.yahoo.com - March 3 at 6:06 PM
barrons.com logo[$$] Asia's 4 Most Loved Stocks: Buy or Beware?
www.barrons.com - March 1 at 10:47 PM
nasdaq.com logoAsian ADRs Move Lower in Monday Trading
www.nasdaq.com - March 1 at 11:30 AM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoKB Financial upgraded by Morgan Stanley
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 23 at 11:07 PM
zacks.com logoTop Ranked Value Stocks to Buy for February 15th
www.zacks.com - February 16 at 10:47 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoKB Financial upgraded by JP Morgan
finance.yahoo.com - February 13 at 7:11 PM

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