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KB Financial Group Stock Price, News & Analysis (NYSE:KB)

-0.09 (-0.25 %)
(As of 10/18/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $36.18
50-Day Range
MA: $35.30
52-Week Range
Now: $36.18
Volume58,922 shs
Average Volume135,540 shs
Market Capitalization$14.10 billion
P/E Ratio5.18
Dividend Yield3.79%
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


Quick Ratio1,782.85


Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$14.54 billion
Cash Flow$8.43 per share
Book Value$81.13 per share


Net Income$2.75 billion


Market Cap$14.10 billion
Next Earnings Date11/13/2019 (Estimated)

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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 declared an annual dividend on Tuesday, April 9th. Stockholders 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) announced its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, August, 14th. The bank reported $2.16 earnings per share for the quarter. The bank had revenue of $2.47 billion for the quarter. KB Financial Group had a net margin of 17.78% and a return on equity of 10.94%. 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 Wednesday, November 13th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for KB Financial Group.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for KB Financial Group?

3 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for KB Financial Group in the last year. There are currently 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?

News coverage about KB stock has been trending somewhat positive this week, according to InfoTrie. The research group ranks the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. KB Financial Group earned a media sentiment score of 0.8 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news coverage about the bank a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media 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 the month of September. As of September 15th, there was short interest totalling 276,000 shares, a decline of 14.7% from the August 15th total of 323,600 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 134,700 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 2.0 days. Currently, 0.1% of the shares of the company are sold short. 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), Micron Technology (MU), Adobe (ADBE), JD.Com (JD), AbbVie (ABBV), CVS Health (CVS), HUYA (HUYA), American Airlines Group (AAL), Amgen (AMGN) 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 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 a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Crossmark Global Holdings Inc. (0.01%), Envestnet Asset Management Inc. (0.01%), Gilman Hill Asset Management LLC (0.01%), Henry James International Management Inc. (0.01%), Signaturefd LLC (0.00%) and Advisor Partners LLC (0.00%).

Which major investors are selling KB Financial Group stock?

KB stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Henry James International Management Inc., Crossmark Global Holdings Inc. and Confluence Investment Management 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 Advisor Partners LLC, Envestnet Asset Management Inc., Signaturefd LLC, Gilman Hill Asset Management LLC and Pacer Advisors 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 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 $36.18.

How big of a company is KB Financial Group?

KB Financial Group has a market capitalization of $14.10 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:  190 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  251 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  441
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 10/19/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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