NYSE:KB - KB Financial Group Stock Price, News, & Analysis

+1.06 (+2.84 %)
(As of 06/19/2019 05:23 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $38.34
50-Day Range
MA: $38.47
52-Week Range
Now: $38.34
Volume179,600 shs
Average Volume171,722 shs
Market Capitalization$15.19 billion
P/E Ratio5.48
Dividend Yield3.67%
KB Financial Group Inc, a financial holding company, 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. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Commercial banks, not elsewhere classified



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$14.54 billion
Cash Flow$8.7136 per share
Book Value$80.99 per share


Net Income$2.75 billion


Market Cap$15.19 billion
Next Earnings Date7/18/2019 (Estimated)

Receive KB News and Ratings via Email

Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for KB and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter.

KB Financial Group (NYSE:KB) Frequently Asked Questions

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 often does KB Financial Group pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for KB Financial Group?

KB Financial Group declared an annual dividend on Tuesday, April 9th. Shareholders of record on Friday, December 28th will be paid a dividend of $1.375 per share on Tuesday, April 16th. This represents a yield of 3.46%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, December 27th. View KB Financial Group's Dividend History.

How were KB Financial Group's earnings last quarter?

KB Financial Group, Inc. (NYSE:KB) released its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, May, 15th. The bank reported $1.89 earnings per share for the quarter. The bank earned $2.49 billion during the quarter. KB Financial Group had a net margin of 17.98% and a return on equity of 8.36%. View KB Financial Group's Earnings History.

When is KB Financial Group's next earnings date?

KB Financial Group is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, July 18th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for KB Financial Group.

What price target have analysts set for KB?

4 brokerages have issued 1 year price targets for KB Financial Group's stock. Their forecasts range from $61.00 to $61.00. On average, they expect KB Financial Group's share price to reach $61.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 59.1% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for KB Financial Group.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for KB Financial Group?

4 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for KB Financial Group in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 3 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for KB Financial Group.

Has KB Financial Group been receiving favorable news coverage?

Press coverage about KB stock has been trending very negative recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research firm identifies positive and negative press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. KB Financial Group earned a media sentiment score of -3.1 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave headlines about the bank a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the immediate future. View News Stories for KB Financial Group.

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 Alibaba Group (BABA), Micron Technology (MU), Adobe (ADBE), JD.Com (JD), CVS Health (CVS), HUYA (HUYA), Intel (INTC), Melco Resorts & Entertainment (MLCO), PepsiCo (PEP) and QUALCOMM (QCOM).

Who are KB Financial Group's key executives?

KB Financial Group's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Dr. Jong-Kyoo Yoon Ph.D., Chairman & CEO (Age 64)
  • Mr. Ki-Hwan Kim, Deputy Pres & CFO (Age 56)
  • Mr. Bo Youl Oh, Head of Corp. & Investment Banking Bus. Unit (Age 57)
  • Mr. Joong Kwon Bong, Head of Investor Relations
  • Mr. Chan Il Park, MD & Chief Compliance Officer

Who are KB Financial Group's major shareholders?

KB Financial Group's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Lazard Asset Management LLC (0.57%), Trinity Street Asset Management LLP (0.32%), Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC (0.13%), ANTIPODES PARTNERS Ltd (0.05%), Thomas White International Ltd. (0.05%) and Connor Clark & Lunn Investment Management Ltd. (0.02%).

Which institutional investors are selling KB Financial Group stock?

KB stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Connor Clark & Lunn Investment Management Ltd., ANTIPODES PARTNERS Ltd, Henry James International Management Inc., Confluence Investment Management LLC, Marshall Wace North America L.P., Eqis Capital Management Inc., James Investment Research Inc. and LSV Asset Management.

Which institutional investors are buying KB Financial Group stock?

KB stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Lazard Asset Management LLC, FNY Investment Advisers LLC, Thomas White International Ltd., Bank of Montreal Can, Trinity Street Asset Management LLP, Quadrant Capital Group LLC, Mizuho Securities Co. Ltd. and Avalon Advisors 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 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 stock can currently be purchased for approximately $38.34.

How big of a company is KB Financial Group?

KB Financial Group has a market capitalization of $15.19 billion and generates $14.54 billion in revenue each year. The bank earns $2.75 billion in net income (profit) each year or $6.99 on an earnings per share basis. View Additional Information About KB Financial Group.

What is KB Financial Group's official website?

The official website for KB Financial Group is http://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 82-2-2073-2844 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for KB Financial Group (NYSE KB)

Community Ranking:  2.1 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  169 (Thanks for Voting!)
Underperform Votes:  227 (Thanks for Voting!)
Total Votes:  396
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about KB Financial Group and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe KB will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe KB will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 6/19/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of analysts' upgrades, downgrades and new coverage with MarketBeat.com's FREE daily email newsletter.

Yahoo Gemini Pixel