NYSE:KB - KB Financial Group Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$51.92 +0.31 (+0.60 %)
(As of 05/23/2018 01:22 AM ET)
Previous Close$51.92
Today's Range$50.96 - $52.33
52-Week Range$44.21 - $63.96
Volume106,097 shs
Average Volume136,871 shs
Market Capitalization$20.84 billion
P/E Ratio6.99
Dividend Yield2.83%
Beta1.33

About KB Financial Group (NYSE:KB)

KB Financial Group logoKB 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. The company offers deposit and credit products and services, and other related financial services to large, small, medium-sized enterprises and SOHOs, 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, and card loan services. In addition, the company offers foreign exchange transaction; financial investment; credit card and installment finance; security investment trust management and advisory; 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; trust asset management; and real estate services. KB Financial Group Inc. was founded in 2008 and is headquartered in Seoul, South Korea.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Commercial banks, not elsewhere classified
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorFinance
SymbolNYSE:KB
CUSIPN/A
Phone82-2-2073-2844

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio2.30
Current Ratio1.62
Quick Ratio1.62

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio6.99
Forward P/E Ratio6.27
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$13.29 billion
Price / Sales1.57
Cash Flow$8.7114 per share
Price / Cash5.96
Book Value$79.54 per share
Price / Book0.65

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$7.43
Net Income$3.10 billion
Net Margins22.42%
Return on Equity10.04%
Return on Assets0.77%

Miscellaneous

Employees159
Outstanding Shares401,000,000

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 were KB Financial Group's earnings last quarter?

KB Financial Group (NYSE:KB) issued its quarterly earnings data on Monday, March, 5th. The bank reported $1.21 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter. The bank earned $2.71 billion during the quarter. KB Financial Group had a net margin of 22.42% and a return on equity of 10.04%. View KB Financial Group's Earnings History.

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

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 & Chief Exec. Officer (Age 63)
  • Mr. Ki-Hwan Kim, Sr. MD & CFO (Age 55)
  • Mr. Ki Hun Kim, Deputy Pres & Chief Information Technology Officer (Age 63)
  • Mr. Pil-Kyu Im, MD & Chief Compliance Officer (Age 54)
  • Mr. Hong-Seob Shin, Sr. MD & Chief PR Officer (Age 56)

Has KB Financial Group been receiving favorable news coverage?

Headlines about KB stock have been trending somewhat positive this week, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm identifies positive and negative press coverage by monitoring more than 20 million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. KB Financial Group earned a media sentiment score of 0.18 on Accern's scale. They also gave news stories about the bank an impact score of 45.53 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near future.

Who are KB Financial Group's major shareholders?

KB Financial Group's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Franklin Resources Inc. (1.55%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (1.08%), Northern Trust Corp (0.32%), Wells Fargo & Company MN (0.14%), Aperio Group LLC (0.13%) and BlackRock Inc. (0.09%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for KB Financial Group.

Which major investors are selling KB Financial Group stock?

KB stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Franklin Resources Inc., Mittleman Brothers LLC, Assetmark Inc., Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Envestnet Asset Management Inc., Jane Street Group LLC, Stifel Financial Corp and Employees Retirement System of Texas. View Insider Buying and Selling for KB Financial Group.

Which major investors are buying KB Financial Group stock?

KB stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Wells Fargo & Company MN, Todd Asset Management LLC, Northern Trust Corp, Dorsey Wright & Associates, Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc., Aperio Group LLC and Thomas White International Ltd.. View Insider Buying and Selling for KB Financial Group.

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 $51.92.

How big of a company is KB Financial Group?

KB Financial Group has a market capitalization of $20.84 billion and generates $13.29 billion in revenue each year. The bank earns $3.10 billion in net income (profit) each year or $7.43 on an earnings per share basis. KB Financial Group employs 159 workers across the globe.

How can I contact KB Financial Group?

KB Financial Group's mailing address is 84 NAMDAEMOON-RO JUNG-GU, SEOUL M5, 04534. 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 (KB)

Community Ranking:  2.2 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  106 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  139 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  245
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Analyst Ratings

KB Financial Group (NYSE:KB) Price Target and Consensus Rating

  (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
1 Wall Street analysts have issued ratings and price targets for KB Financial Group in the last 12 months. There are currently 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus rating of "Buy."
Today30 Days Ago90 Days Ago180 Days Ago
Consensus Rating: BuyBuyBuyBuy
Consensus Rating Score: 3.003.003.003.00
Ratings Breakdown: 0 Sell Rating(s)
0 Hold Rating(s)
1 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
0 Sell Rating(s)
0 Hold Rating(s)
1 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
0 Sell Rating(s)
0 Hold Rating(s)
2 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
0 Sell Rating(s)
0 Hold Rating(s)
2 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Price Target: N/AN/AN/AN/A
Price Target Upside: N/AN/AN/AN/A

KB Financial Group (NYSE:KB) Consensus Price Target History

Price Target History for KB Financial Group (NYSE:KB)

KB Financial Group (NYSE:KB) Analyst Ratings History

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DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
8/9/2017JPMorgan ChaseInitiated CoverageOverweightLowView Rating Details
2/23/2017Morgan StanleyUpgradeEqual Weight ➝ OverweightN/AView Rating Details
7/21/2016CitigroupUpgradeNeutral ➝ BuyN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 5/23/2016 forward)

Earnings

KB Financial Group (NYSE:KB) Earnings History and Estimates Chart

Earnings by Quarter for KB Financial Group (NYSE:KB)

KB Financial Group (NYSE:KB) Earnings Estimates

Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $8.28 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $8.49 EPS

KB Financial Group (NYSE KB) Earnings History by Quarter

DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
3/5/2018Q4 2017$1.21$2.7069 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/14/2017Q2 2017$2.24$2.5113 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/15/2017Q1 2017$1.89$1.9437 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/14/2017Q4 2016$0.98$1.8174 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/14/2016Q3 2016$1.33$1.7612 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/21/2016Q2 2016$1.31$1.7099 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/13/2016Q1 2016$1.07$1.6437 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/10/2016Q4 2015$0.80$1.7348 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/13/2015Q3 2015$0.95$2.0782 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/13/2015Q2 2015$0.79$2.0904 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/15/2015Q1 2015$1.44$2.0737 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/12/2015Q4 2014$0.46$2.0042 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/14/2014Q3 2014$1.15$1.8257 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/14/2014Q2 2014$0.98$2.1938 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/15/2014Q1 2014$0.94$2.0104 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/13/2014Q4 2013$0.62$2.1426 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/7/2014Q4$0.34ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/16/2013Q3 2013$0.99$2.0169 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/14/2013Q2 2013$0.38$2.0895 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/14/2013Q1 2013$0.99$2.1284 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/7/2013Q4 2012$0.34ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/27/2012Q3 2012$0.94ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/29/2012Q2 2012$1.23ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/27/2012Q1 2012$1.39ViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/15/2012Q4 2011$0.43ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/29/2011Q3 2011$1.40ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/26/2011Q2 2011$2.14ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/28/2011Q1 2011$1.94ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/29/2010Q3 2010$0.21ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Earnings results data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

KB Financial Group (NYSE:KB) Dividend Information

KB Financial Group pays an annual dividend of $1.47 per share, with a dividend yield of 2.83%. KB Financial Group pays out 19.78% of its earnings out as a dividend.
Annual Dividend:$1.47
Dividend Yield:2.83%
Payout Ratio(s):19.78% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
17.75% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
17.31% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
16.87% (Based on Cash Flow)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for KB Financial Group (NYSE:KB)

KB Financial Group (NYSE:KB) Dividend History by Quarter

AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

KB Financial Group (NYSE KB) Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History

Insider Ownership Percentage: 69.00%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 5.70%
Insider Trading History for KB Financial Group (NYSE:KB)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for KB Financial Group (NYSE:KB)

KB Financial Group (NYSE KB) Insider Trading History

Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionShares Held After TransactionDetails
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

KB Financial Group (NYSE KB) News Headlines

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DateHeadline
KB Crosses Below Key Moving Average LevelKB Crosses Below Key Moving Average Level
www.nasdaq.com - May 8 at 4:02 PM
ValuEngine Downgrades KB Financial Group (KB) to HoldValuEngine Downgrades KB Financial Group (KB) to Hold
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 7 at 10:36 PM
Regulator says Samsung BioLogics breached accounting rulesRegulator says Samsung BioLogics breached accounting rules
www.ft.com - May 3 at 4:02 PM
Zacks Investment Research Lowers KB Financial Group (KB) to HoldZacks Investment Research Lowers KB Financial Group (KB) to Hold
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 3 at 11:50 AM
Stillfront Group AB: Notice of AGM in Stillfront Group AB (publ)Stillfront Group AB: Notice of AGM in Stillfront Group AB (publ)
www.nasdaq.com - April 27 at 10:32 AM
KB Financial Group Inc. Files its Annual Report on Form 20-FKB Financial Group Inc. Files its Annual Report on Form 20-F
finance.yahoo.com - April 27 at 10:32 AM
Asiakastieto Group Oyj: Asiakastieto Group Plc and UC AB have agreed on a combination - the two companies will create a stronger future togetherAsiakastieto Group Oyj: Asiakastieto Group Plc and UC AB have agreed on a combination - the two companies will create a stronger future together
www.finanznachrichten.de - April 24 at 9:53 AM
Asiakastieto Group Plc and UC AB have agreed on a combination - the two companies will create a stronger future togetherAsiakastieto Group Plc and UC AB have agreed on a combination - the two companies will create a stronger future together
globenewswire.com - April 24 at 9:53 AM
KB Financial Group Inc. 2018 Q1 - Results - Earnings Call SlidesKB Financial Group Inc. 2018 Q1 - Results - Earnings Call Slides
seekingalpha.com - April 20 at 4:07 PM
BidaskClub Upgrades KB Financial Group (KB) to BuyBidaskClub Upgrades KB Financial Group (KB) to Buy
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 16 at 5:54 PM
We just got an ominous start to the earnings seasonWe just got an ominous start to the earnings season
finance.yahoo.com - April 13 at 4:04 PM
Mitsubishi UFJ Set to Close Branches, Book Yen 50B ChargeMitsubishi UFJ Set to Close Branches, Book Yen 50B Charge
finance.yahoo.com - April 11 at 4:04 PM
Analyzing ING Groep (ING) & KB Financial Group (KB)Analyzing ING Groep (ING) & KB Financial Group (KB)
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 9 at 7:39 PM
KB Financial Group (KB) Lowered to Hold at Zacks Investment ResearchKB Financial Group (KB) Lowered to Hold at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 9 at 12:10 PM
KB Financial Group (KB) Stock Rating Upgraded by Zacks Investment ResearchKB Financial Group (KB) Stock Rating Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 4 at 6:27 AM
KB Financial Group (KB) Downgraded to Buy at ValuEngineKB Financial Group (KB) Downgraded to Buy at ValuEngine
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 3 at 1:21 PM
Seoul stocks end lower on tech, financial lossesSeoul stocks end lower on tech, financial losses
www.msn.com - April 3 at 10:20 AM
Banks, financial holding firms top payers in finance industryBanks, financial holding firms top payers in finance industry
www.msn.com - April 3 at 10:20 AM
KB Financial Group (KB) Downgraded by Zacks Investment ResearchKB Financial Group (KB) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 3 at 10:13 AM
Kookmin Bank chief vows more digital services, new tech adoptionKookmin Bank chief vows more digital services, new tech adoption
www.msn.com - April 2 at 10:28 AM
KB Financial Group (KB) Raised to Buy at Zacks Investment ResearchKB Financial Group (KB) Raised to Buy at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 29 at 7:28 PM
KB Financial Group (KB) Rating Lowered to Hold at Zacks Investment ResearchKB Financial Group (KB) Rating Lowered to Hold at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 28 at 7:28 AM
Zacks Investment Research Downgrades KB Financial Group (KB) to HoldZacks Investment Research Downgrades KB Financial Group (KB) to Hold
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 26 at 12:45 PM
KB Financial Group (KB) vs. Bank of New York Mellon (BK) Head-To-Head ContrastKB Financial Group (KB) vs. Bank of New York Mellon (BK) Head-To-Head Contrast
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 24 at 7:18 PM
Dnb Asa (DNHBY) versus KB Financial Group (KB) Head-To-Head ContrastDnb Asa (DNHBY) versus KB Financial Group (KB) Head-To-Head Contrast
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 23 at 12:48 PM
KB Financial chief apologizes for alleged hiring irregularitiesKB Financial chief apologizes for alleged hiring irregularities
www.msn.com - March 23 at 9:53 AM
Form 6-K KB Financial Group Inc. For: Mar 23Form 6-K KB Financial Group Inc. For: Mar 23
www.streetinsider.com - March 23 at 9:53 AM
Recent Analysis Shows KB Financial Group, Southern Missouri, Net 1 UEPS Technologies, Financial Engines, Carbonite, and BiondVax Pharmaceuticals Market Influences — Renewed Outlook, Key Drivers of GrowthRecent Analysis Shows KB Financial Group, Southern Missouri, Net 1 UEPS Technologies, Financial Engines, Carbonite, and BiondVax Pharmaceuticals Market Influences — Renewed Outlook, Key Drivers of Growth
finance.yahoo.com - March 15 at 9:55 AM
KB Financial Group (KB) and Eastern Virginia Bankshares (EVBS) Head-To-Head AnalysisKB Financial Group (KB) and Eastern Virginia Bankshares (EVBS) Head-To-Head Analysis
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 9 at 5:21 PM
Wells Fargo & Company MN Has $29.54 Million Holdings in KB Financial Group, Inc. (KB)Wells Fargo & Company MN Has $29.54 Million Holdings in KB Financial Group, Inc. (KB)
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 6 at 3:09 PM
KB Financial Group, Inc. (KB) Stake Raised by Lazard Asset Management LLCKB Financial Group, Inc. (KB) Stake Raised by Lazard Asset Management LLC
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 6 at 12:40 PM
KB Financial Group, Inc. (KB) Stake Boosted by Assetmark Inc.KB Financial Group, Inc. (KB) Stake Boosted by Assetmark Inc.
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 3 at 4:34 AM
KB Financial Group (KB) vs. Deutsche Bank (DB) Critical AnalysisKB Financial Group (KB) vs. Deutsche Bank (DB) Critical Analysis
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 3 at 1:12 AM
Financial Survey: Sterling Financial (STSA) versus KB Financial Group (KB)Financial Survey: Sterling Financial (STSA) versus KB Financial Group (KB)
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 1 at 3:17 PM
S. Korean shares end lower over U.S. monetary policy uncertaintyS. Korean shares end lower over U.S. monetary policy uncertainty
www.msn.com - February 27 at 4:37 PM
S. Korean shares open higher on institutional buyingS. Korean shares open higher on institutional buying
www.msn.com - February 26 at 9:54 AM
4 out of 10 listed firms are newcomers4 out of 10 listed firms are newcomers
www.msn.com - February 18 at 9:27 AM
Zacks Investment Research Upgrades KB Financial Group (KB) to BuyZacks Investment Research Upgrades KB Financial Group (KB) to Buy
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 27 at 4:28 PM
Wells Fargo & Co (WFC) versus KB Financial Group (KB) Financial AnalysisWells Fargo & Co (WFC) versus KB Financial Group (KB) Financial Analysis
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 23 at 11:10 PM
KB Financial Group (KB) Downgraded to Hold at Zacks Investment ResearchKB Financial Group (KB) Downgraded to Hold at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 21 at 12:32 AM
KB Financial Group (KB) Upgraded to Buy at Zacks Investment ResearchKB Financial Group (KB) Upgraded to Buy at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 18 at 6:14 AM
Toronto-Dominion to Record $400M Loss on U.S. Tax ChangesToronto-Dominion to Record $400M Loss on U.S. Tax Changes
finance.yahoo.com - January 9 at 10:36 AM
Reviewing Access National (ANCX) and KB Financial Group (KB)Reviewing Access National (ANCX) and KB Financial Group (KB)
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 28 at 9:06 PM
Will Itau Unibanco Get Conditional Nod for XP Holding Deal?Will Itau Unibanco Get Conditional Nod for XP Holding Deal?
finance.yahoo.com - December 28 at 1:19 PM
Time to Focus on KB Financial (KB) for Strong Earnings Growth PotentialTime to Focus on KB Financial (KB) for Strong Earnings Growth Potential
finance.yahoo.com - December 27 at 9:45 AM
ETFs with exposure to KB Financial Group, Inc. : December 25, 2017ETFs with exposure to KB Financial Group, Inc. : December 25, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - December 25 at 5:10 PM
KB Financial Group Inc (KB) Sees Large Decrease in Short InterestKB Financial Group Inc (KB) Sees Large Decrease in Short Interest
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 20 at 3:28 AM
ETFs with exposure to KB Financial Group, Inc. : December 13, 2017ETFs with exposure to KB Financial Group, Inc. : December 13, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - December 13 at 4:22 PM
KB Financial Group, Inc. :KB-US: Earnings Analysis: Q3, 2017 By the Numbers : December 4, 2017KB Financial Group, Inc. :KB-US: Earnings Analysis: Q3, 2017 By the Numbers : December 4, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - December 4 at 10:49 AM
KB Financial Group (KB) Downgraded by TheStreet to "C"KB Financial Group (KB) Downgraded by TheStreet to "C"
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 29 at 9:34 PM

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