KB Financial Group Company Profile (NYSE:KB)

About KB Financial Group

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: Foreign Regional Banks
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: KB
  • CUSIP:
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $41.90
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $39.60
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $36.43
  • 52-Week Range: $23.75 - $42.04
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 8.99
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 9.00
  • P/E Growth: 1.06
  • Market Cap: $15.45B
  • Outstanding Shares: 372,544,000
  • Beta: 1.2
Profitability:
  • Net Margins: 17.34%
  • Return on Equity: 6.86%
  • Return on Assets: 0.59%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 1.71%
  • Current Ratio: 1.42%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.42%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for KB Financial Group (NYSE:KB) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 3 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 TargetDetails
2/23/2017Morgan StanleyUpgradeEqual Weight -> OverweightView Rating Details
2/13/2017J P Morgan Chase & CoUpgradeNeutral -> OverweightView Rating Details
7/21/2016Citigroup Inc.UpgradeNeutral -> BuyView Rating Details
7/24/2015NomuraUpgradeNeutral -> BuyView Rating Details
5/19/2015Raymond James Financial, Inc.DowngradeOutperform -> Market PerformView Rating Details
(Data available from 2/23/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for KB Financial Group (NYSE:KB)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
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: $4.61 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $4.61 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

Latest Headlines for KB Financial Group (NYSE:KB)
DateHeadline
zacks.com logoTop Ranked Value Stocks to Buy for February 15th (NYSE:KB)
www.zacks.com - February 16 at 10:47 PM
capitalcube.com logoKB Financial Group, Inc. :KB-US: Earnings Analysis: 2016 By the Numbers : February 14, 2017 (NYSE:KB)
www.capitalcube.com - February 14 at 7:32 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoKB Financial upgraded by JP Morgan (NYSE:KB)
finance.yahoo.com - February 13 at 7:11 PM
capitalcube.com logoKB Financial Group, Inc. :KB-US: Earnings Analysis: Q4, 2016 By the Numbers : February 13, 2017 (NYSE:KB)
www.capitalcube.com - February 13 at 10:54 AM
reuters.com logoBRIEF-KB Financial Group to pay annual dividend as 1,250 won/share for FY 2016 (NYSE:KB)
www.reuters.com - February 10 at 11:55 PM
seekingalpha.com logoKB Financial Group Inc. 2016 Q4 - Results - Earnings Call Slides (NYSE:KB)
seekingalpha.com - February 10 at 11:55 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoIs KB Financial a Great Stock for Value Investors? (NYSE:KB)
finance.yahoo.com - February 6 at 10:24 AM
News IconS.Korea won rises to 3-month high, stocks edge up (NYSE:KB)
www.kitco.com - February 5 at 10:50 PM
barrons.com logo[$$] KB Financial Cost Cuts Can Boost Stock 16% (NYSE:KB)
www.barrons.com - February 1 at 12:00 AM
4-traders.com logoChanges of Directors and Executive Officers (14:15) (HTML) (PDF/75KB) (NYSE:KB)
www.4-traders.com - January 31 at 4:50 AM
News IconIs KB Financial Group Inc. (NYSE:KB), a large market cap stock a smart buy? (NYSE:KB)
twincountynews.com - January 27 at 8:11 PM
News IconLeading stocks in today’s market: KB Financial Group Inc. (NYSE:KB) (NYSE:KB)
twincountynews.com - January 26 at 7:50 PM
News IconReliable stocks in today's share market: KB Financial Group Inc. (NYSE:KB) (NYSE:KB)
lasignare.com - January 20 at 5:59 AM
News IconForeign Regional Banks: KB Financial Group Inc. (NYSE:KB) Position of the day (NYSE:KB)
twincountynews.com - January 19 at 4:40 AM
News IconTop Gainers of the Day: KB Financial Group Inc. (NYSE:KB) from Foreign Regional Banks (NYSE:KB)
twincountynews.com - January 17 at 6:30 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoStocks slide, Apple's Hollywood dreams and Facebook's journalism (NYSE:KB)
finance.yahoo.com - January 12 at 6:36 PM
schaeffersresearch.com logoOur Senior Trader on Banks, Bonds, and 'Bad' Stocks (NYSE:KB)
www.schaeffersresearch.com - January 12 at 4:49 AM
News IconHigh Market Cap Stock of the Day – KB Financial Group Inc. (NYSE:KB) (NYSE:KB)
twincountynews.com - January 11 at 5:03 AM
News IconLarge Cap Foreign Regional Banks: KB Financial Group Inc. (NYSE:KB) (NYSE:KB)
twincountynews.com - January 6 at 11:48 PM
News IconUpdate on KB Financial Group Inc. (NYSE:KB) for the day (NYSE:KB)
twincountynews.com - January 5 at 7:26 PM
reuters.com logoBRIEF-KB Financial Group buys 6.5 pct stake in KB Insurance (NYSE:KB)
www.reuters.com - January 4 at 6:58 PM
News IconKB Financial Group Inc. (NYSE:KB) from Foreign Regional Banks – Todays Top Gains (NYSE:KB)
twincountynews.com - January 4 at 6:58 PM
publicnow.com logoRights Offering by a Wholly-owned Subsidiary of KB Financial Group (NYSE:KB)
us.rd.yahoo.com - January 3 at 9:33 PM
publicnow.com logoDisaffiliation of a First-tier Subsidiary (NYSE:KB)
www.publicnow.com - January 3 at 11:21 AM
reuters.com logoBRIEF-KB Financial Group unit Hyundai Securities to raise 180 bln won via rights issue (NYSE:KB)
www.reuters.com - December 30 at 6:29 PM
4-traders.com logoKB Financial : Approval of Merger Agreement between Hyundai Securities and KB Investment & Securities (NYSE:KB)
www.4-traders.com - December 29 at 6:13 AM
publicnow.com logoApproval of Merger Agreement between Hyundai Securities and KB Investment & Securities (NYSE:KB)
www.publicnow.com - December 28 at 6:02 PM
prnewswire.com logoTechnical Reports on Residential Construction Stocks -- PulteGroup, D.R. Horton, KB Home, and Toll Brothers (NYSE:KB)
www.prnewswire.com - December 22 at 11:24 PM
News IconForeign Regional Banks: KB Financial Group, Inc. (NYSE:KB) Position of the day (NYSE:KB)
twincountynews.com - December 14 at 6:46 PM
News IconNext Weeks Broker Price Targets For KB Financial Group Inc (NYSE:KB) (NYSE:KB)
flapship.com - December 14 at 6:46 PM
capitalcube.com logoETFs with exposure to KB Financial Group, Inc. : December 13, 2016 (NYSE:KB)
www.capitalcube.com - December 13 at 6:35 PM
bloomberg.com logoThese Foreign Funds Stand by South Korea Amid Political Turmoil (NYSE:KB)
washpost.bloomberg.com - December 13 at 10:07 AM
News IconMKM Partners Indicates Potential 14.3% Increase In Shares Of Hartford Financial Services (NYSE:KB)
avauncer.com - December 10 at 5:39 PM
insidermonkey.com logoLegacyTexas Financial Group Inc (LTXB): Why Are Hedge Funds Snapping Up This Stock? (NYSE:KB)
www.insidermonkey.com - December 4 at 5:27 PM
News IconIs KB Financial Group, Inc. (NYSE:KB), a large market cap stock a smart buy? (NYSE:KB)
twincountynews.com - November 13 at 9:54 AM
News IconKB Financial arranges $660 Mn project financing for U.S. energy center (NYSE:KB)
pulsenews.co.kr - November 3 at 9:29 AM
publicnow.com logoChange in the Number of Shares Owned by the Largest Shareholder of KB Financial Group Inc. (NYSE:KB)
www.publicnow.com - November 3 at 9:29 AM
publicnow.com logo2016 Third Quarter Preliminary Operating Results (NYSE:KB)
www.publicnow.com - November 3 at 9:29 AM
reuters.com logoBRIEF-KB Financial Group unit Hyundai Securities to merge with KB Investment & Securities (NYSE:KB)
www.reuters.com - November 2 at 9:17 AM
reuters.com logoBRIEF-Hyundai Securities to be delisted from Korea Exchange (NYSE:KB)
www.reuters.com - October 29 at 8:45 AM
einnews.com logoAmTrust Financial Services, Inc. Enters Agreement to Acquire AmeriHealth Casualty Insurance Company (NYSE:KB)
brazilbusiness.einnews.com - October 28 at 9:19 AM
marketexclusive.com logoCME Group Inc. (NASDAQ:CME) Files An 8-K Reports Strong Third-Quarter 2016 Financial Results (NYSE:KB)
marketexclusive.com - October 28 at 9:19 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoCME Group Inc. Reports Strong Third-Quarter 2016 Financial Results (NYSE:KB)
finance.yahoo.com - October 27 at 10:35 AM
streetinsider.com logoForm 8-K Affinion Group Holdings, For: Oct 27 Filed by: Affinion Group, Inc. (NYSE:KB)
www.streetinsider.com - October 27 at 10:35 AM
4-traders.com logoMETA FINANCIAL GROUP INC : Other Events, Financial Statements and Exhibits (form 8-K) (NYSE:KB)
www.4-traders.com - October 26 at 5:49 PM
streetinsider.com logoForm 8-K JANUS CAPITAL GROUP INC For: Oct 25 (NYSE:KB)
www.streetinsider.com - October 25 at 5:50 PM
4-traders.com logoASCENA RETAIL : Change in Directors or Principal Officers, Financial Statements and Exhibits (form 8-K/A) (NYSE:KB)
www.4-traders.com - October 25 at 5:50 PM
capitalcube.com logoKB Financial Group, Inc. :KB-US: Earnings Analysis: Q3, 2016 By the Numbers : October 25, 2016 (NYSE:KB)
www.capitalcube.com - October 25 at 10:47 AM
streetinsider.com logoForm 8-K GENWORTH FINANCIAL INC For: Oct 23 (NYSE:KB)
www.streetinsider.com - October 24 at 11:05 AM
marketexclusive.com logoTriumph Group Inc (NYSE:TGI) Files An 8-K (NYSE:KB)
marketexclusive.com - October 24 at 11:05 AM

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What is KB Financial Group's stock symbol?

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

Who owns KB Financial Group stock?

KB Financial Group's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Franklin Resources Inc. (2.61%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (1.26%), ANTIPODES PARTNERS Ltd (0.19%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (0.05%), Russell Investments Group Ltd. (0.04%) and Employees Retirement System of Texas (0.04%).

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 Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Franklin Resources Inc., Employees Retirement System of Texas, Leuthold Group LLC, Clark Capital Management Group Inc., Guggenheim Capital LLC, State Street Corp and Envestnet Asset Management Inc..

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

KB Financial Group's stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including ANTIPODES PARTNERS Ltd, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Russell Investments Group Ltd., TCW Group Inc., Two Sigma Investments LP, Numeric Investors LLC, Oxford Asset Management and Comerica Bank.

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.

How much does a share of KB Financial Group stock cost?

One share of KB Financial Group stock can currently be purchased for approximately $41.48.

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Last Updated on 2/23/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff