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KB Financial Group Stock Forecast, Price & News

-0.43 (-1.33 %)
(As of 09/18/2020 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $31.96
50-Day Range
MA: $31.48
52-Week Range
Now: $31.96
Volume3,249 shs
Average Volume230,306 shs
Market Capitalization$13.29 billion
P/E Ratio4.73
Dividend Yield4.66%
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. 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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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 0.0Community Rank: 2.1Dividend Strength: 3.3Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 2.5 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.79 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Commercial banks, not elsewhere classified



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$14.46 billion
Cash Flow$8.71 per share
Book Value$80.97 per share


Net Income$2.87 billion


Market Cap$13.29 billion
Next Earnings Date11/12/2020 (Estimated)
-0.43 (-1.33 %)
(As of 09/18/2020 12:00 AM ET)
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KB Financial Group (NYSE:KB) Frequently Asked Questions

How has KB Financial Group's stock been impacted by COVID-19?

KB Financial Group's stock was trading at $29.01 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, KB stock has increased by 10.2% and is now trading at $31.96.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of KB Financial Group?

2 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for KB Financial Group in the last year. There are currently 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy."
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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, November 12th 2020.
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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 Tuesday, July, 21st. The bank reported $2.04 earnings per share for the quarter. The bank had revenue of $2.50 billion for the quarter. KB Financial Group had a net margin of 18.30% and a return on equity of 8.38%.
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Are investors shorting KB Financial Group?

KB Financial Group saw a increase in short interest during the month of August. As of August 31st, there was short interest totaling 242,500 shares, an increase of 10.6% from the August 15th total of 219,200 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 187,200 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 1.3 days. Approximately 0.1% of the shares of the company are short sold.
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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), AbbVie (ABBV), CVS Health (CVS), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM), QUALCOMM (QCOM), Intel (INTC), Pfizer (PFE), AT&T (T) and Applied Materials (AMAT).

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 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

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 number of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Trinity Street Asset Management LLP (0.25%), Renaissance Group LLC (0.07%), Bank of America Corp DE (0.07%), Thomas White International Ltd. (0.04%), Goldman Sachs Group Inc. (0.04%) and Royal London Asset Management Ltd. (0.03%).

Which major investors are selling KB Financial Group stock?

KB stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including New York State Common Retirement Fund, Trinity Street Asset Management LLP, UBS Group AG, Banco de Sabadell S.A, Federated Hermes Inc., Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Bank of America Corp DE, and Renaissance Group LLC.

Which major investors are buying KB Financial Group stock?

KB stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Royal London Asset Management Ltd., Marshall Wace LLP, Weiss Asset Management LP, Stifel Financial Corp, JustInvest LLC, Ritholtz Wealth Management, Aigen Investment Management LP, and Confluence Investment 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 $31.96.

How big of a company is KB Financial Group?

KB Financial Group has a market capitalization of $13.29 billion and generates $14.46 billion in revenue each year. The bank earns $2.87 billion in net income (profit) each year or $7.14 on an earnings per share basis.

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 82-2-2073-2824 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 9/21/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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