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KB Financial Group Stock Forecast, Price & News

-1.88 (-4.39 %)
(As of 01/15/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $40.95
50-Day Range
MA: $41.80
52-Week Range
Now: $40.95
Volume150,104 shs
Average Volume113,481 shs
Market Capitalization$17.03 billion
P/E Ratio5.78
Dividend Yield3.46%
KB Financial Group Inc. provides a range of banking and related financial services to consumers and corporations in South Korea and internationally. It operates through Corporate Banking, Retail Banking, Other Banking Services, Securities Business, Non-life Insurance Business, Credit Card Business, and Life Insurance Business segments. The company offers loans, deposit, and other related financial products and services to large, small, and medium-sized enterprises, as well as small and home office, and individuals and households; and engages in trading in securities and derivatives, funding, and other supporting activities. It also provides investment banking, brokerage, and other supporting services; property and life insurance; and credit sale, cash service, card loan, and other related services. In addition, the company offers foreign exchange transaction; financial investment; credit card and installment finance; financial leasing; real estate trust management; capital investment; collection of receivables or credit investigation; software advisory, development, and supply; investment advisory and securities dealing; claim; management; asset-backed securitization; investment trust; real estate investment; and trust asset management services. KB Financial Group Inc. was founded in 2008 and is headquartered in Seoul, South Korea.
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Overall MarketRank

1.75 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

405th out of 1,705 stocks

Commercial Banks, Not Elsewhere Classified Industry

14th out of 71 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 0.0Community Rank: 2.1Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 2.5 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Commercial banks, not elsewhere classified



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$14.46 billion
Cash Flow$8.32 per share
Book Value$80.97 per share


Net Income$2.87 billion


Market Cap$17.03 billion
Next Earnings Date3/5/2021 (Estimated)
-1.88 (-4.39 %)
(As of 01/15/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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KB Financial Group (NYSE:KB) Frequently Asked Questions

How has KB Financial Group's stock been impacted by COVID-19?

KB Financial Group's stock was trading at $29.01 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, KB stock has increased by 41.2% and is now trading at $40.95.
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Is KB Financial Group a buy right now?

1 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for KB Financial Group in the last year. There are currently 1 buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "buy" KB Financial Group stock.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than KB Financial Group?

Wall Street analysts have given KB Financial Group a "Buy" rating, but there may be better short-term opportunities in the market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new trading ideas, but KB Financial Group wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five stocks may be even better buys.
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When is KB Financial Group's next earnings date?

KB Financial Group is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Friday, March 5th 2021.
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How were KB Financial Group's earnings last quarter?

KB Financial Group Inc. (NYSE:KB) announced its quarterly earnings data on Monday, November, 16th. The bank reported $2.35 EPS for the quarter. The bank had revenue of $2.60 billion for the quarter. KB Financial Group had a return on equity of 8.58% and a net margin of 19.67%.
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Is KB Financial Group a good dividend stock?

KB Financial Group pays an annual dividend of $1.49 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 3.46%. The dividend payout ratio of KB Financial Group is 20.87%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, KB Financial Group will have a dividend payout ratio of 22.07% next year. This indicates that KB Financial Group will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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Are investors shorting KB Financial Group?

KB Financial Group saw a decrease in short interest in December. As of December 31st, there was short interest totaling 324,200 shares, a decrease of 14.4% from the December 15th total of 378,600 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 153,100 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 2.1 days. Currently, 0.1% of the shares of the company are short sold.
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Who are some of KB Financial Group's key competitors?

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 key executives?

KB Financial Group's management team includes the following people:
  • Dr. Jong-Kyoo Yoon Ph.D., Chairman & CEO (Age 65)
  • Mr. Dong-Cheol Lee, Head of Retail Customer Bus. Unit (Age 59)
  • Mr. Kyung-Yup Cho, Sr. EVP & Head of KB Research (Age 59)
  • Mr. Young-Hyuk Jo, Sr. Exec. VP of Internal Audit (Age 57)
  • Mr. Chang Kwon Lee, Sr. EVP, Head of Global Bus. Unit & Chief Strategy Officer (Age 55)
  • Mr. Yin Hur, Head of Digital Transformation Bus. Unit & Non-Standing Director (Age 59)
  • Mr. Ki-Hwan Kim, Sr. EVP & CFO (Age 57)
  • Mr. Hyun Kim Sung, Head of Corp. & Investment Banking Bus. Unit (Age 57)
  • Bong Joong Kwon, Head of Investor Relations
  • Mr. Chan Il Park, MD & Chief Compliance Officer (Age 57)

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 are KB Financial Group's major shareholders?

KB Financial Group's stock is owned by a variety of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Crossmark Global Holdings Inc. (0.06%) and OneAscent Financial Services LLC (0.00%).

Which major investors are selling KB Financial Group stock?

KB stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Crossmark Global Holdings Inc..

Which major investors are buying KB Financial Group stock?

KB stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including OneAscent Financial Services LLC.

How do I buy shares of KB Financial Group?

Shares of KB can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is KB Financial Group's stock price today?

One share of KB stock can currently be purchased for approximately $40.95.

How big of a company is KB Financial Group?

KB Financial Group has a market capitalization of $17.03 billion and generates $14.46 billion in revenue each year. The bank earns $2.87 billion in net income (profit) each year or $7.14 on an earnings per share basis. KB Financial Group employs 25,428 workers across the globe.

What is KB Financial Group's official website?

The official website for KB Financial Group is www.kbfg.com.

How can I contact KB Financial Group?

KB Financial Group's mailing address is 26 Gukjegeumyung-ro 8-gil Yeongdeungpo-gu, SEOUL M5, 07331. The bank can be reached via phone at 82-2-2073-2824 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 1/17/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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