NYSE:KB - KB Financial Group Stock Price, Price Target & More

$56.02 -1.19 (-2.08 %)
(As of 04/20/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$57.21
Today's Range$55.82 - $57.21
52-Week Range$43.36 - $63.96
Volume148,091 shs
Average Volume146,045 shs
Market Capitalization$22.38 billion
P/E Ratio7.54
Dividend Yield2.64%
Beta1.32

About KB Financial Group (NYSE:KB)

KB Financial Group logoKB Financial Group Inc., a financial holding company, provides various banking and related financial services to individuals and corporations in South Korea and internationally. It operates through six segments: Retail Banking Operations, Corporate Banking Operations, Other Banking Operations, Credit Card Operations, Investment and Securities Operations, and Life Insurance Operations. The company offers deposit products, including demand deposits, time deposits, savings deposits, certificates of deposit, foreign currency deposits; and loans, such as mortgages and home equity, other consumer loans, working capital and facilities loans, as well as credit cards. It also provides debt and equity securities investment and trading, derivatives trading, asset securitizations, and call loans; securities brokerage services; foreign exchange, import and export-related, offshore lending, syndicated loans, and foreign currency securities investment services; trustee and custodian services; trust account management services; management of the national housing fund; and bancassurance, insurance, and consumer finance services. In addition, the company offers investment banking services consisting of project finance and financial advisory services; structured finance; and financing for mergers and acquisitions. Further, it provides investment advisory services; real estate trust management; financial leasing services; and life insurance and wealth management products, as well as Internet and phone banking services, as well as offers non-life insurance products and services. As of December 31, 2016, the company operated a network of 1,130 branches and sub-branches in Korea. KB Financial Group Inc. was founded in 2008 and is headquartered in Seoul, South Korea.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Commercial banks, not elsewhere classified
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorFinance
SymbolNYSE:KB
CUSIPN/A
Phone82-2-2073-2844

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio2.17%
Current Ratio1.61%
Quick Ratio1.61%

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio7.54
Forward P/E Ratio6.77
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$13.29 billion
Price / Sales1.69
Cash Flow$8.6988 per share
Price / Cash6.44
Book Value$76.41 per share
Price / Book0.73

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$7.43
Net Income$2.98 billion
Net Margins22.77%
Return on Equity9.89%
Return on Assets0.78%

Miscellaneous

Employees159
Outstanding Shares401,000,000

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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 were KB Financial Group's earnings last quarter?

KB Financial Group (NYSE:KB) announced 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 22.77% and a return on equity of 9.89%. 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, May, 21st 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:
  • Dr. Jong-Kyoo Yoon, Chairman & CEO (Age 63)
  • Mr. Ki-Hwan Kim, Sr. MD & CFO (Age 55)
  • Mr. Ki Hun Kim, Deputy Pres & Chief Information Technology Officer (Age 63)
  • Mr. Pil-Kyu Im, MD & Chief Compliance Officer (Age 54)
  • Mr. Hong-Seob Shin, Sr. MD & Chief PR Officer (Age 56)

Has KB Financial Group been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media stories about KB stock have been trending somewhat positive on Friday, according to Accern Sentiment. The research firm identifies positive and negative news coverage by monitoring more than twenty million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. KB Financial Group earned a news sentiment score of 0.13 on Accern's scale. They also assigned press coverage about the bank an impact score of 45.42 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the immediate future.

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 $56.02.

How big of a company is KB Financial Group?

KB Financial Group has a market capitalization of $22.38 billion and generates $13.29 billion in revenue each year. The bank earns $2.98 billion in net income (profit) each year or $7.43 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 84 NAMDAEMOON-RO JUNG-GU, SEOUL M5, 04534. 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 (KB)

Community Ranking:  2.2 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  104 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  132 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  236
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Analyst Ratings

KB Financial Group (NYSE:KB) Price Target and Consensus Rating

  (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
1 Wall Street analysts have issued ratings and price targets for KB Financial Group in the last 12 months. There are currently 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus rating of "Buy."
Today30 Days Ago90 Days Ago180 Days Ago
Consensus Rating: BuyBuyBuyBuy
Consensus Rating Score: 3.003.003.003.00
Ratings Breakdown: 0 Sell Rating(s)
0 Hold Rating(s)
1 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
0 Sell Rating(s)
0 Hold Rating(s)
1 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 ChaseInitiated CoverageOverweightLowView Rating Details
2/23/2017Morgan StanleyUpgradeEqual Weight -> OverweightN/AView Rating Details
7/21/2016CitigroupUpgradeNeutral -> BuyN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 4/20/2016 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 Estimates

Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $8.28 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $8.49 EPS

KB Financial Group (NYSE KB) Earnings History by Quarter

DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
5/21/2018        
8/14/2017Q2 2017$2.24$2.5113 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/15/2017Q1 2017$1.89$1.9437 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/14/2017Q4 2016$0.98$1.8174 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/14/2016Q3 2016$1.33$1.7612 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/21/2016Q2 2016$1.31$1.7099 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/13/2016Q1 2016$1.07$1.6437 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/10/2016Q4 2015$0.80$1.7348 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/13/2015Q3 2015$0.95$2.0782 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/13/2015Q2 2015$0.79$2.0904 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/15/2015Q1 2015$1.44$2.0737 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/12/2015Q4 2014$0.46$2.0042 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/14/2014Q3 2014$1.15$1.8257 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/14/2014Q2 2014$0.98$2.1938 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/15/2014Q1 2014$0.94$2.0104 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/13/2014Q4 2013$0.62$2.1426 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/7/2014Q4$0.34ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/16/2013Q3 2013$0.99$2.0169 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/14/2013Q2 2013$0.38$2.0895 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/14/2013Q1 2013$0.99$2.1284 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)

Dividends

KB Financial Group (NYSE:KB) Dividend Information

KB Financial Group pays an annual dividend of $1.47 per share, with a dividend yield of 2.62%. KB Financial Group pays out 19.78% of its earnings out as a dividend.
Annual Dividend:$1.47
Dividend Yield:2.62%
Payout Ratio:19.78% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
17.75% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
17.31% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for KB Financial Group (NYSE:KB)

KB Financial Group (NYSE:KB) Dividend History by Quarter

AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

KB Financial Group (NYSE KB) Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History

Insider Ownership Percentage: 69.00%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 5.77%
Insider Trading History for KB Financial Group (NYSE:KB)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for KB Financial Group (NYSE:KB)

KB Financial Group (NYSE KB) Insider Trading History

Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionShares Held After TransactionDetails
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

KB Financial Group (NYSE KB) News Headlines

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DateHeadline
KB Financial Group Inc. 2018 Q1 - Results - Earnings Call SlidesKB Financial Group Inc. 2018 Q1 - Results - Earnings Call Slides
seekingalpha.com - April 20 at 4:07 PM
BidaskClub Upgrades KB Financial Group (KB) to BuyBidaskClub Upgrades KB Financial Group (KB) to Buy
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 16 at 5:54 PM
We just got an ominous start to the earnings seasonWe just got an ominous start to the earnings season
finance.yahoo.com - April 13 at 4:04 PM
Mitsubishi UFJ Set to Close Branches, Book Yen 50B ChargeMitsubishi UFJ Set to Close Branches, Book Yen 50B Charge
finance.yahoo.com - April 11 at 4:04 PM
Analyzing ING Groep (ING) & KB Financial Group (KB)Analyzing ING Groep (ING) & KB Financial Group (KB)
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 9 at 7:39 PM
KB Financial Group (KB) Lowered to Hold at Zacks Investment ResearchKB Financial Group (KB) Lowered to Hold at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 9 at 12:10 PM
KB Financial Group (KB) Stock Rating Upgraded by Zacks Investment ResearchKB Financial Group (KB) Stock Rating Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 4 at 6:27 AM
KB Financial Group (KB) Downgraded to Buy at ValuEngineKB Financial Group (KB) Downgraded to Buy at ValuEngine
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 3 at 1:21 PM
Seoul stocks end lower on tech, financial lossesSeoul stocks end lower on tech, financial losses
www.msn.com - April 3 at 10:20 AM
Banks, financial holding firms top payers in finance industryBanks, financial holding firms top payers in finance industry
www.msn.com - April 3 at 10:20 AM
KB Financial Group (KB) Downgraded by Zacks Investment ResearchKB Financial Group (KB) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 3 at 10:13 AM
Kookmin Bank chief vows more digital services, new tech adoptionKookmin Bank chief vows more digital services, new tech adoption
www.msn.com - April 2 at 10:28 AM
Zacks Investment Research Lowers KB Financial Group (KB) to HoldZacks Investment Research Lowers KB Financial Group (KB) to Hold
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 30 at 1:29 PM
KB Financial Group (KB) Raised to Buy at Zacks Investment ResearchKB Financial Group (KB) Raised to Buy at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 29 at 7:28 PM
KB Financial Group (KB) Rating Lowered to Hold at Zacks Investment ResearchKB Financial Group (KB) Rating Lowered to Hold at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 28 at 7:28 AM
Zacks Investment Research Downgrades KB Financial Group (KB) to HoldZacks Investment Research Downgrades KB Financial Group (KB) to Hold
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 26 at 12:45 PM
KB Financial Group (KB) vs. Bank of New York Mellon (BK) Head-To-Head ContrastKB Financial Group (KB) vs. Bank of New York Mellon (BK) Head-To-Head Contrast
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 24 at 7:18 PM
Dnb Asa (DNHBY) versus KB Financial Group (KB) Head-To-Head ContrastDnb Asa (DNHBY) versus KB Financial Group (KB) Head-To-Head Contrast
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 23 at 12:48 PM
KB Financial chief apologizes for alleged hiring irregularitiesKB Financial chief apologizes for alleged hiring irregularities
www.msn.com - March 23 at 9:53 AM
Form 6-K KB Financial Group Inc. For: Mar 23Form 6-K KB Financial Group Inc. For: Mar 23
www.streetinsider.com - March 23 at 9:53 AM
Recent Analysis Shows KB Financial Group, Southern Missouri, Net 1 UEPS Technologies, Financial Engines, Carbonite, and BiondVax Pharmaceuticals Market Influences — Renewed Outlook, Key Drivers of GrowthRecent Analysis Shows KB Financial Group, Southern Missouri, Net 1 UEPS Technologies, Financial Engines, Carbonite, and BiondVax Pharmaceuticals Market Influences — Renewed Outlook, Key Drivers of Growth
finance.yahoo.com - March 15 at 9:55 AM
KB Financial Group (KB) and Eastern Virginia Bankshares (EVBS) Head-To-Head AnalysisKB Financial Group (KB) and Eastern Virginia Bankshares (EVBS) Head-To-Head Analysis
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 9 at 5:21 PM
Wells Fargo & Company MN Has $29.54 Million Holdings in KB Financial Group, Inc. (KB)Wells Fargo & Company MN Has $29.54 Million Holdings in KB Financial Group, Inc. (KB)
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 6 at 3:09 PM
KB Financial Group, Inc. (KB) Stake Raised by Lazard Asset Management LLCKB Financial Group, Inc. (KB) Stake Raised by Lazard Asset Management LLC
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 6 at 12:40 PM
KB Financial Group, Inc. (KB) Stake Boosted by Assetmark Inc.KB Financial Group, Inc. (KB) Stake Boosted by Assetmark Inc.
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 3 at 4:34 AM
KB Financial Group (KB) vs. Deutsche Bank (DB) Critical AnalysisKB Financial Group (KB) vs. Deutsche Bank (DB) Critical Analysis
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 3 at 1:12 AM
Financial Survey: Sterling Financial (STSA) versus KB Financial Group (KB)Financial Survey: Sterling Financial (STSA) versus KB Financial Group (KB)
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 1 at 3:17 PM
S. Korean shares end lower over U.S. monetary policy uncertaintyS. Korean shares end lower over U.S. monetary policy uncertainty
www.msn.com - February 27 at 4:37 PM
S. Korean shares open higher on institutional buyingS. Korean shares open higher on institutional buying
www.msn.com - February 26 at 9:54 AM
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

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