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KB Financial Group Stock Price, Forecast & Analysis (NYSE:KB)

-0.25 (-0.64 %)
(As of 11/22/2019 03:21 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $38.64
50-Day Range
MA: $36.59
52-Week Range
Now: $38.64
Volume142,300 shs
Average Volume149,837 shs
Market Capitalization$16.16 billion
P/E Ratio5.53
Dividend Yield3.52%
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$8.68 per share
Book Value$81.13 per share


Net Income$2.75 billion


Market Cap$16.16 billion
Next Earnings Date3/10/2020 (Estimated)

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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 announced an annual dividend on Tuesday, April 9th. Investors 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 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) issued its quarterly earnings results on Friday, February, 7th. The bank reported $0.34 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter. KB Financial Group had a net margin of 17.37% and a return on equity of 10.61%. 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 Tuesday, March 10th 2020. View Earnings Estimates 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?

Headlines about KB stock have been trending neutral recently, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research group ranks the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. KB Financial Group earned a media sentiment score of 0.1 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media coverage about the bank a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next several days. View News Stories for KB Financial Group.

Are investors shorting KB Financial Group?

KB Financial Group saw a decrease in short interest during the month of October. As of October 31st, there was short interest totalling 225,500 shares, a decrease of 32.9% from the September 30th total of 336,100 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 133,300 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 1.7 days. Approximately 0.1% of the company's stock are short sold. View KB Financial Group's Current Options Chain.

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), CVS Health (CVS), Adobe (ADBE), JD.Com (JD), AbbVie (ABBV), HUYA (HUYA), American Airlines Group (AAL), Applied Materials (AMAT) and Amgen (AMGN).

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 retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Trinity Street Asset Management LLP (0.33%), Crossmark Global Holdings Inc. (0.01%), Envestnet Asset Management Inc. (0.01%), Wetherby Asset Management Inc. (0.01%), Gilman Hill Asset Management LLC (0.01%) and Henry James International Management Inc. (0.01%).

Which institutional investors are selling KB Financial Group stock?

KB stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Henry James International Management Inc., Crossmark Global Holdings Inc., Russell Investments Group Ltd., Quadrant Capital Group LLC, ARGA Investment Management LP, Comerica Bank and Confluence Investment Management LLC.

Which institutional investors are buying KB Financial Group stock?

KB stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Corient Capital Partners LLC, Trinity Street Asset Management LLP, Advisor Partners LLC, Eqis Capital Management Inc., KCS Wealth Advisory, Envestnet Asset Management Inc., Signaturefd LLC and Gilman Hill Asset Management 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, 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 $38.64.

How big of a company is KB Financial Group?

KB Financial Group has a market capitalization of $16.16 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 82-2-2073-2824 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for KB Financial Group (NYSE KB)

Community Ranking:  2.2 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  197 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  260 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  457
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 11/22/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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