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: Foreign Regional Banks
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NYSE:KB
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.kbfg.com
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: $18.89 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 398,357,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $45.07
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $40.79
  • 52 Week Range: $26.45 - $48.68
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 8.67
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 9.33
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $6.38 billion
  • Price / Sales: 2.96
  • Book Value: $69.96 per share
  • Price / Book: 0.68
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%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 179,218 shs.
  • Beta: 1.2
  • Short Ratio: 0.62
 

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) issued its quarterly earnings results on Friday, February, 7th. The company reported $0.34 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter. KB Financial Group had a return on equity of 6.86% and a net margin of 17.34%. View KB Financial Group's Earnings History.

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

Who owns KB Financial Group stock?

KB Financial Group's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (1.16%), Vanguard Group Inc. (0.28%), Macquarie Group Ltd. (0.23%), ANTIPODES PARTNERS Ltd (0.18%), Mittleman Brothers LLC (0.13%) and Karp Capital Management Corp (0.10%). 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 Mittleman Brothers LLC, Vanguard Group Inc., Renaissance Technologies LLC, Macquarie Group Ltd., Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Lazard Asset Management LLC and Russell Investments Group Ltd.. 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 Karp Capital Management Corp, Renaissance Group LLC, Wells Fargo & Company MN, Bank of America Corp DE, Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC, Alliancebernstein L.P., Marietta Investment Partners LLC and Oxford Asset Management. 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.

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

One share of KB Financial Group stock can currently be purchased for approximately $47.41.

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 TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
2/23/2017Morgan StanleyUpgradeEqual Weight -> OverweightN/AView Rating Details
2/13/2017JPMorgan Chase & Co.UpgradeNeutral -> OverweightN/AView Rating Details
7/21/2016Citigroup IncUpgradeNeutral -> BuyN/AView Rating Details
7/24/2015NomuraUpgradeNeutral -> BuyN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 5/25/2015 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
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: $4.82 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $5.08 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 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
reuters.com logoBRIEF-KB Financial Group to pay annual dividend as 1,250 won/share for FY 2016
www.reuters.com - February 10 at 11:55 PM
seekingalpha.com logoKB Financial Group Inc. 2016 Q4 - Results - Earnings Call Slides
seekingalpha.com - February 10 at 11:55 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoIs KB Financial a Great Stock for Value Investors?
finance.yahoo.com - February 6 at 10:24 AM
barrons.com logo[$$] KB Financial Cost Cuts Can Boost Stock 16%
www.barrons.com - February 1 at 12:00 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoStocks slide, Apple's Hollywood dreams and Facebook's journalism
finance.yahoo.com - January 12 at 6:36 PM
reuters.com logoBRIEF-KB Financial Group buys 6.5 pct stake in KB Insurance
www.reuters.com - January 4 at 6:58 PM
publicnow.com logoRights Offering by a Wholly-owned Subsidiary of KB Financial Group
us.rd.yahoo.com - January 3 at 9:33 PM
reuters.com logoBRIEF-KB Financial Group unit Hyundai Securities to raise 180 bln won via rights issue
www.reuters.com - December 30 at 6:29 PM
prnewswire.com logoTechnical Reports on Residential Construction Stocks -- PulteGroup, D.R. Horton, KB Home, and Toll Brothers
www.prnewswire.com - December 22 at 11:24 PM
reuters.com logoBRIEF-KB Financial Group unit Hyundai Securities to merge with KB Investment & Securities
www.reuters.com - November 2 at 9:17 AM
reuters.com logoBRIEF-Hyundai Securities to be delisted from Korea Exchange
www.reuters.com - October 29 at 8:45 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoCME Group Inc. Reports Strong Third-Quarter 2016 Financial Results
finance.yahoo.com - October 27 at 10:35 AM

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This page was last updated on 5/25/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff