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NYSE:KB - KB Financial Group Stock Price, Forecast & News

-0.16 (-0.46 %)
(As of 02/21/2020 08:08 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $34.83
50-Day Range
MA: $38.57
52-Week Range
Now: $34.83
Volume144,229 shs
Average Volume203,422 shs
Market Capitalization$14.56 billion
P/E Ratio5.35
Dividend Yield3.93%
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$8.41 per share
Book Value$81.13 per share


Net Income$2.75 billion


Market Cap$14.56 billion
Next Earnings DateN/A

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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 dividend 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 earnings results on Friday, February, 7th. The bank reported $0.34 earnings per share for the quarter. KB Financial Group had a return on equity of 10.86% and a net margin of 17.16%. View KB Financial Group's Earnings History.

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?

Media stories about KB stock have been trending somewhat positive recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research group identifies positive and negative press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. KB Financial Group earned a news sentiment score of 1.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media stories about the bank a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the immediate future. View News Stories for KB Financial Group.

Are investors shorting KB Financial Group?

KB Financial Group saw a decline in short interest in January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totalling 182,800 shares, a decline of 50.0% from the January 15th total of 365,500 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 135,200 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 1.4 days. Approximately 0.1% of the shares of the company 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), AbbVie (ABBV), Micron Technology (MU), QUALCOMM (QCOM), JD.Com (JD), PepsiCo (PEP), Xilinx (XLNX), Bank of Nova Scotia (BNS), CVS Health (CVS) and HUYA (HUYA).

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 many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Franklin Resources Inc. (1.92%), Trinity Street Asset Management LLP (0.31%), Bank of America Corp DE (0.07%), Credit Suisse AG (0.05%), Thomas White International Ltd. (0.04%) and Goldman Sachs Group Inc. (0.04%).

Which institutional 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., Credit Suisse AG, Connor Clark & Lunn Investment Management Ltd., Deltec Asset Management LLC, Thomas White International Ltd., Greenleaf Trust, Assetmark Inc. and State Street Corp.

Which institutional investors are buying KB Financial Group stock?

KB stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Marshall Wace North America L.P., Bank of America Corp DE, Trinity Street Asset Management LLP, Citigroup Inc., Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Marshall Wace LLP, Pzena Investment Management LLC and Profund Advisors 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 $34.83.

How big of a company is KB Financial Group?

KB Financial Group has a market capitalization of $14.56 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:  214 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  283 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  497
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 2/21/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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