NYSE:KB - KB Financial Group Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $36.40 +0.06 (+0.17 %) (As of 03/25/2019 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$36.34Today's Range$36.24 - $36.6452-Week Range$36.24 - $58.17Volume192,291 shsAverage Volume185,110 shsMarket Capitalization$14.42 billionP/E Ratio4.90Dividend YieldN/ABeta0.82 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartEarningsFinancialsInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email 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. Receive KB News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for KB and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Commercial banks, not elsewhere classified Sub-IndustryN/A SectorFinance Current SymbolNYSE:KB Previous Symbol CUSIPN/A CIK1445930 Webwww.kbfg.com Phone82-2-2073-2844Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio2.42 Current Ratio1.64 Quick Ratio1.65Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio4.90 Forward P/E Ratio4.83 P/E Growth1.11 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$14.28 billion Price / Sales1.01 Cash Flow$8.4848 per share Price / Cash Flow4.29 Book Value$82.02 per share Price / Book0.44Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$7.43 Net Income$2.79 billion Net Margins20.31% Return on Equity8.85% Return on Assets0.66%Miscellaneous EmployeesN/A Outstanding Shares396,233,000Market Cap$14.42 billion Next Earnings Date3/25/2019 (Estimated) OptionableOptionable 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 earnings results on Friday, February, 7th. The bank reported $0.34 earnings per share for the quarter. KB Financial Group had a net margin of 20.31% and a return on equity of 8.85%. View KB Financial Group's Earnings History. When is KB Financial Group's next earnings date? KB Financial Group is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, March 25th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for KB Financial Group. What price target have analysts set for KB? 2 Wall Street analysts have issued twelve-month target prices for KB Financial Group's shares. Their forecasts range from $61.00 to $61.00. On average, they expect KB Financial Group's share price to reach $61.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 67.6% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for KB Financial Group. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for 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 1 hold rating and 1 buy rating 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 headlines about KB stock have trended somewhat negative on Monday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research firm scores the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. KB Financial Group earned a news sentiment score of -1.1 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news articles about the bank a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next few days. Who are some of KB Financial Group's key competitors? Some companies that are related to KB Financial Group include ANZ (ANZBY), Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Grp (SMFG), Bank of Montreal (BMO), HANG SENG BK LT/S (HSNGY), ING Groep (ING), Boc Hong Kong (BHKLY), Banco Santander Brasil (BSBR), Royal Bank of Scotland Group (RBS), Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria (BBVA), Royal Bank of Scotland Group (RBSPF), Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce (CM), NORDEA Bk AB SW/S (NRDBY), ICICI Bank (IBN), Barclays (BCS) and OVERSEA-CHINESE/ADR (OVCHY). 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 Micron Technology (MU), Alibaba Group (BABA), Constellation Brands (STZ), CVS Health (CVS), Procter & Gamble (PG), Adobe (ADBE), Marathon Petroleum (MPC), Walmart (WMT), QUALCOMM (QCOM) and Intel (INTC). 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 RelationsMr. Chan Il Park, MD & Chief Compliance Officer Who are KB Financial Group's major shareholders? KB Financial Group's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (1.10%), Northern Trust Corp (0.33%), Trinity Street Asset Management LLP (0.32%), Macquarie Group Ltd. (0.17%), BlackRock Inc. (0.09%) and Bank of America Corp DE (0.07%). Which institutional investors are selling KB Financial Group stock? KB stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Connor Clark & Lunn Investment Management Ltd., ANTIPODES PARTNERS Ltd, Hsbc Holdings PLC, Fisher Asset Management LLC, Northern Trust Corp, Macquarie Group Ltd. and Dimensional Fund Advisors LP. Which institutional investors are buying KB Financial Group stock? KB stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Investec Asset Management LTD, Henry James International Management Inc., Natixis Advisors L.P., Amundi Pioneer Asset Management Inc., River & Mercantile Asset Management LLP, Candriam Luxembourg S.C.A., Trinity Street Asset Management LLP and Advisor Partners 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, 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 $36.40. How big of a company is KB Financial Group? KB Financial Group has a market capitalization of $14.42 billion and generates $14.28 billion in revenue each year. The bank earns $2.79 billion in net income (profit) each year or $7.43 on an earnings per share basis. 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 82-2-2073-2844 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for KB Financial Group (NYSE KB)Community Ranking: 2.1 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 154 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 215 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 369MarketBeat'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. 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