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

$60.53 -0.98 (-1.59 %)
(As of 02/21/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$61.51
Today's Range$60.47 - $61.36
52-Week Range$40.59 - $63.96
Volume125,966 shs
Average Volume135,885 shs
Market Capitalization$25.73 billion
P/E Ratio8.10
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.25

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.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Banks
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorFinancials
SymbolNYSE:KB
CUSIPN/A
Phone+82-2-20737114

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio2.14%
Current Ratio1.61%
Quick Ratio1.61%

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio8.10307898259706
Forward P/E Ratio7.99
P/E Growth0.42

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$9.97 billion
Price / Sales2.43
Cash Flow$4.90 per share
Price / Cash12.35
Book Value$62.11 per share
Price / Book0.97

Profitability

Trailing EPS$7.47
Net Income$1.78 billion
Net Margins23.89%
Return on Equity9.95%
Return on Assets0.80%

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, Inc. (NYSE:KB) issued its quarterly earnings results on Friday, February, 7th. The bank reported $0.34 EPS for the quarter. KB Financial Group had a return on equity of 9.95% and a net margin of 23.89%. View KB Financial Group's Earnings History.

When will KB Financial Group make its next earnings announcement?

KB Financial Group is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, March, 13th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for KB Financial Group.

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:

  • Jong Gyu Yoon, Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer (Age 62)
  • Ok Chan Kim, President (Age 61)
  • Gi Heon Kim, Vice President (Age 62)
  • Gyeong Yeop Cho, Managing Director (Age 56)
  • Jeong Su Huh, Managing Director (Age 57)
  • Dong Cheol Lee, Managing Director (Age 56)
  • Jae Hong Park, Managing Director (Age 50)
  • Yeong Tae Park, Managing Director (Age 56)
  • Yeong Hyeok Cho, Assistant Managing Director (Age 54)
  • Dae Myeong Kang, Assistant Managing Director (Age 54)

Who owns KB Financial Group stock?

KB Financial Group's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Franklin Resources Inc. (1.69%), Macquarie Group Ltd. (0.22%), Arrowstreet Capital Limited Partnership (0.17%), ANTIPODES PARTNERS Ltd (0.16%), Aperio Group LLC (0.13%) and Wells Fargo & Company MN (0.13%). 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 Franklin Resources Inc., Orbis Allan Gray Ltd, Deutsche Bank AG, TCW Group Inc., Macquarie Group Ltd., ANTIPODES PARTNERS Ltd, Employees Retirement System of Texas and Bank of New York Mellon Corp. 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 Wells Fargo & Company MN, Assetmark Inc., Hermes Investment Management Ltd., Teacher Retirement System of Texas, Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Dorsey Wright & Associates, Aperio Group LLC and Lazard Asset Management LLC. 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 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 Financial Group stock can currently be purchased for approximately $60.53.

How big of a company is KB Financial Group?

KB Financial Group has a market capitalization of $25.73 billion and generates $9.97 billion in revenue each year. The bank earns $1.78 billion in net income (profit) each year or $7.47 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 26 Gukjegeumyung-ro 8-gil, Yeongdeungpo-gu, SEOUL, 07331, South Korea. The bank can be reached via phone at +82-2-20737114 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:  89 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  117 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  206
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Analyst Ratings

KB Financial Group (NYSE:KB) Analysts' Consensus Rating

  (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
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Consensus Rating: BuyBuyBuyBuy
Consensus Rating Score: 3.003.003.003.00
Ratings Breakdown: 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)
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 Chase & Co.Initiated CoverageOverweightLowView Rating Details
2/23/2017Morgan StanleyUpgradeEqual Weight -> OverweightN/AView Rating Details
7/21/2016CitigroupUpgradeNeutral -> BuyN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 2/21/2016 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 History by Quarter

DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
3/13/2018        
8/14/2017Q2 2017$2.24$2.51 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/15/2017Q1 2017$1.89$1.94 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/14/2017Q4 2016$0.98$1.82 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/14/2016Q3 2016$1.33$1.76 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/21/2016Q2 2016$1.31$1.71 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/13/2016Q1 2016$1.07$1.64 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/10/2016Q4 2015$0.80$1.73 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/13/2015Q3 2015$0.95$2.08 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/13/2015Q2 2015$0.79$2.09 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/15/2015Q1 2015$1.44$2.07 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/12/2015Q4 2014$0.46$2.00 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/14/2014Q3 2014$1.15$1.83 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/14/2014Q2 2014$0.98$2.19 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/15/2014Q1 2014$0.94$2.01 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/13/2014Q4 2013$0.62$2.14 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/7/2014Q4$0.34ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/16/2013Q3 2013$0.99$2.02 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/14/2013Q2 2013$0.38$2.09 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/14/2013Q1 2013$0.99$2.13 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)

Estimates

KB Financial Group (NYSE:KB) Earnings Estimates

Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $7.58 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $7.98 EPS

Dividends

Dividend History for KB Financial Group (NYSE:KB)


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Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for KB Financial Group (NYSE KB)

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Headlines

KB Financial Group (NYSE KB) News Headlines

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DateHeadline
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
ETFs with exposure to KB Financial Group, Inc. : November 28, 2017ETFs with exposure to KB Financial Group, Inc. : November 28, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - November 28 at 4:10 PM
Looking for a Growth Stock? Why It is Time to Focus on KB Financial (KB)Looking for a Growth Stock? Why It is Time to Focus on KB Financial (KB)
finance.yahoo.com - November 24 at 9:52 AM
KB Financial Group Inc (KB) Upgraded to Hold by Zacks Investment ResearchKB Financial Group Inc (KB) Upgraded to Hold by Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 28 at 12:48 PM
Head-To-Head Review: KB Financial Group (KB) vs. United Financial Bancorp (UBNK)Head-To-Head Review: KB Financial Group (KB) vs. United Financial Bancorp (UBNK)
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 24 at 8:50 PM
ETFs with exposure to KB Financial Group, Inc. : October 12, 2017ETFs with exposure to KB Financial Group, Inc. : October 12, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - October 13 at 5:45 AM
ETFs with exposure to KB Financial Group, Inc. : September 29, 2017ETFs with exposure to KB Financial Group, Inc. : September 29, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - October 2 at 12:41 PM
At midday: TSX climbs to 4-month highAt midday: TSX climbs to 4-month high
www.theglobeandmail.com - September 30 at 10:58 AM
Comparing KB Financial Group (KB) and The CompetitionComparing KB Financial Group (KB) and The Competition
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 25 at 8:52 AM
Stocks in Japan, Australia outpace lagging Asian marketsStocks in Japan, Australia outpace lagging Asian markets
www.marketwatch.com - September 24 at 11:58 PM
KB Financial Group, Inc. :KB-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2017 By the Numbers : September 15, 2017KB Financial Group, Inc. :KB-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2017 By the Numbers : September 15, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - September 16 at 3:28 AM
Comparing New York Community Bancorp (NYCB) & KB Financial Group (KB)Comparing New York Community Bancorp (NYCB) & KB Financial Group (KB)
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 11 at 6:20 AM
Relative Strength Alert For KB Financial GroupRelative Strength Alert For KB Financial Group
www.nasdaq.com - September 5 at 10:01 PM
Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) Mulling 880 IT Layoffs by 2020Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) Mulling 880 IT Layoffs by 2020
finance.yahoo.com - August 16 at 8:07 PM
Mitsubishi UFJ to Hire 20 New Staff for Operations in SaudiMitsubishi UFJ to Hire 20 New Staff for Operations in Saudi
finance.yahoo.com - August 16 at 2:56 AM
J P Morgan Chase & Co Initiates Coverage on KB Financial Group, Inc. (NYSE:KB)J P Morgan Chase & Co Initiates Coverage on KB Financial Group, Inc. (NYSE:KB)
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 9 at 1:32 PM
Korean Banks Bold OutlookKorean Banks' Bold Outlook
www.bloomberg.com - August 6 at 6:38 PM
KB Financial Group Inc.KB Financial Group Inc.
www.streetinsider.com - July 14 at 5:31 AM
Samsung Snubbed in Foreign Stock Funds $15 Billion Korea BetSamsung Snubbed in Foreign Stock Funds' $15 Billion Korea Bet
www.bloomberg.com - July 13 at 5:48 AM
KB Financial Group Inc (NYSE:KB) Given Average Recommendation of "Buy" by BrokeragesKB Financial Group Inc (NYSE:KB) Given Average Recommendation of "Buy" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 7 at 11:16 AM
Form 6-K KB Financial Group Inc. For: Jun 30Form 6-K KB Financial Group Inc. For: Jun 30
www.streetinsider.com - June 30 at 10:14 PM
Form 6-K KB Financial Group Inc. For: May 12Form 6-K KB Financial Group Inc. For: May 12
www.streetinsider.com - May 13 at 9:17 AM
KB Financial Group Inc. 2017 Q1 - Results - Earnings Call SlidesKB Financial Group Inc. 2017 Q1 - Results - Earnings Call Slides
seekingalpha.com - April 20 at 11:13 AM
A.M. Best Places Credit Ratings of KB Insurance Co., Ltd. Under Review With Positive ImplicationsA.M. Best Places Credit Ratings of KB Insurance Co., Ltd. Under Review With Positive Implications
www.marketwatch.com - April 17 at 10:39 AM
Form 6-K KB Financial Group Inc. For: Apr 14Form 6-K KB Financial Group Inc. For: Apr 14
www.streetinsider.com - April 15 at 9:33 AM
[$$] South Koreas Lost Decade Risks Rising[$$] South Korea's Lost Decade Risks Rising
www.barrons.com - March 21 at 12:11 PM
Credit Suisse (CS) Cuts Equities Business Jobs in AsiaCredit Suisse (CS) Cuts Equities Business Jobs in Asia
www.zacks.com - March 20 at 10:47 AM
[$$] Asias 4 Most Loved Stocks: Buy or Beware?[$$] Asia's 4 Most Loved Stocks: Buy or Beware?
www.barrons.com - March 1 at 10:47 PM
Asian ADRs Move Lower in Monday TradingAsian ADRs Move Lower in Monday Trading
www.nasdaq.com - March 1 at 11:30 AM
KB Financial upgraded by Morgan StanleyKB Financial upgraded by Morgan Stanley
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 23 at 11:07 PM
Top Ranked Value Stocks to Buy for February 15thTop Ranked Value Stocks to Buy for February 15th
www.zacks.com - February 16 at 10:47 PM
BRIEF-KB Financial Group to pay annual dividend as 1,250 won/share for FY 2016BRIEF-KB Financial Group to pay annual dividend as 1,250 won/share for FY 2016
www.reuters.com - February 10 at 11:55 PM
KB Financial Group Inc. 2016 Q4 - Results - Earnings Call SlidesKB Financial Group Inc. 2016 Q4 - Results - Earnings Call Slides
seekingalpha.com - February 10 at 11:55 PM
[$$] KB Financial Cost Cuts Can Boost Stock 16%[$$] KB Financial Cost Cuts Can Boost Stock 16%
www.barrons.com - February 1 at 12:00 AM
BRIEF-KB Financial Group buys 6.5 pct stake in KB InsuranceBRIEF-KB Financial Group buys 6.5 pct stake in KB Insurance
www.reuters.com - January 4 at 6:58 PM
Rights Offering by a Wholly-owned Subsidiary of KB Financial GroupRights Offering by a Wholly-owned Subsidiary of KB Financial Group
us.rd.yahoo.com - January 3 at 9:33 PM
BRIEF-KB Financial Group unit Hyundai Securities to raise 180 bln won via rights issueBRIEF-KB Financial Group unit Hyundai Securities to raise 180 bln won via rights issue
www.reuters.com - December 30 at 6:29 PM

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