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KB Financial Group (KB) Stock Forecast, Price & News

-0.09 (-0.20%)
(As of 05/16/2022 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
144,844 shs
Average Volume
182,636 shs
Market Capitalization
$18.82 billion
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
30 days | 90 days | 365 days | Advanced Chart
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About KB Financial Group

KB Financial Group Inc. provides a range of banking and related financial services to consumers and corporations in South Korea and internationally. The company operates through Corporate Banking, Retail Banking, Other Banking Services, Securities Business, Non-life Insurance Business, Credit Card Business, and Life Insurance Business segments. It offers loans, deposit products, and other related financial products and services to large, small, and medium-sized enterprises, as well as small and home office, and individuals and households; investment banking, and brokerage and supporting services; life insurance products; non-life insurance products; and credit sale, cash service, card loan, and other supporting services. The company also engages in securities and derivatives trading, funding, and other supporting activities. In addition, it offers foreign exchange transaction; financial investment; credit card and installment financing; financial leasing; real estate trust management; capital investment; collection of receivables or credit investigation; software advisory, development, and supply; investment advisory; claim; management; savings banking; information and communication; and general advisory services. The company was incorporated in 2008 and is headquartered in Seoul, South Korea.


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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Commercial banks, not elsewhere classified
Year Founded

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$16.45 billion
Cash Flow
$11.27 per share
Book Value
$97.97 per share


Net Income
$3.72 billion
Pretax Margin




Free Float
Market Cap
$18.82 billion

Company Calendar

Last Earnings
Next Earnings (Estimated)
Fiscal Year End

Social Links


Overall MarketRank

2.01 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

724th out of 1,380 stocks

Commercial Banks, Not Elsewhere Classified Industry

23rd out of 39 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 0.0Community Rank: 4.0Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

KB Financial Group (NYSE:KB) Frequently Asked Questions

Are investors shorting KB Financial Group?

KB Financial Group saw a increase in short interest in the month of April. As of April 15th, there was short interest totaling 561,500 shares, an increase of 51.2% from the March 31st total of 371,300 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 219,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 2.6 days. Approximately 0.2% of the company's shares are short sold.
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When is KB Financial Group's next earnings date?

KB Financial Group is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, July 28th 2022.
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How were KB Financial Group's earnings last quarter?

KB Financial Group Inc. (NYSE:KB) announced its quarterly earnings data on Friday, February, 7th. The bank reported $0.34 EPS for the quarter. KB Financial Group had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 9.85% and a net margin of 23.47%.
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Is KB Financial Group a good dividend stock?

KB Financial Group pays an annual dividend of $2.32 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 5.08%. KB has a dividend yield higher than 75% of all dividend-paying stocks, making it a leading dividend payer. The dividend payout ratio of KB Financial Group is 23.72%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%.
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Who are KB Financial Group's key executives?
KB Financial Group's management team includes the following people:
  • Dr. Jong-Kyoo Yoon Ph.D., Chairman & CEO (Age 67)
  • Mr. Pil-Kyu Im, Sr. EVP & Chief Risk Management Officer (Age 58)
  • Mr. Seo ho Young, Sr. MD & Chief Fin. Officer (Age 56)
  • Mr. Whan Han Dong, Sr. EVP & Head of KB Research (Age 57)
  • Mr. Joong Kweon Bong, MD & Head of IR Department (Age 53)
  • Ms. Ja Seo Hye, MD & Chief Compliance Officer (Age 56)
  • Mr. Young-Jin Kim, Chief Public Relation Officer (Age 73)
  • Mr. Young Kim Jin, Chief Public Relation Officer (Age 53)
  • Mr. Yoon woon Yeo, Sr. MD & Chief HR Officer (Age 55)
  • Mr. Cheol Lee Dong, Vice Chairman, Head of Global Bus. Unit & Head of Bus. Insurance Unit (Age 61)
What is Yoon-Dae Euh's approval rating as KB Financial Group's CEO?

7 employees have rated KB Financial Group CEO Yoon-Dae Euh on Glassdoor.com. Yoon-Dae Euh has an approval rating of 33% among KB Financial Group's employees. This puts Yoon-Dae Euh in the bottom 10% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

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 AbbVie (ABBV), Alibaba Group (BABA), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), QUALCOMM (QCOM), CVS Health (CVS), Intel (INTC), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM), Pfizer (PFE), Applied Materials (AMAT) and Altria Group (MO).

What is KB Financial Group's stock symbol?

KB Financial Group trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "KB."

Who are KB Financial Group's major shareholders?

KB Financial Group's stock is owned by a variety of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (0.77%), Lazard Asset Management LLC (0.49%), Trinity Street Asset Management LLP (0.46%), BlackRock Inc. (0.34%), Clark Capital Management Group Inc. (0.19%) and Vanguard Group Inc. (0.18%).

Which major investors are selling KB Financial Group stock?

KB stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Trinity Street Asset Management LLP, Northern Trust Corp, Altrinsic Global Advisors LLC, Sei Investments Co., Vanguard Group Inc., Stonnington Group LLC, and State Street Corp.

Which major investors are buying KB Financial Group stock?

KB stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Arrowstreet Capital Limited Partnership, Aaron Wealth Advisors LLC, Royal London Asset Management Ltd., Todd Asset Management LLC, American Century Companies Inc., Atria Investments LLC, Clark Capital Management Group Inc., and Envestnet Asset Management Inc..

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 WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is KB Financial Group's stock price today?

One share of KB stock can currently be purchased for approximately $45.65.

How much money does KB Financial Group make?

KB Financial Group has a market capitalization of $18.82 billion and generates $16.45 billion in revenue each year. The bank earns $3.72 billion in net income (profit) each year or $9.779990 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does KB Financial Group have?

KB Financial Group employs 2,020 workers across the globe.

When was KB Financial Group founded?

KB Financial Group was founded in 2008.

What is KB Financial Group's official website?

The official website for KB Financial Group is 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 (222) 073-7114, via email at [email protected], or via fax at 82-2-2073-2848.

This page was last updated on 5/17/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff


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