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KB Financial Group (KB) Competitors

$46.21
-0.92 (-1.95%)
(As of 04/16/2024 ET)

KB vs. BSBR, BAP, BCH, NWG, BSAC, CIB, WF, BCS, LYG, and CM

Should you be buying KB Financial Group stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of KB Financial Group include Banco Santander (Brasil) (BSBR), Credicorp (BAP), Banco de Chile (BCH), NatWest Group (NWG), Banco Santander-Chile (BSAC), Bancolombia (CIB), Woori Financial Group (WF), Barclays (BCS), Lloyds Banking Group (LYG), and Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce (CM). These companies are all part of the "commercial banks, not elsewhere classified" industry.

KB Financial Group vs.

Banco Santander (Brasil) (NYSE:BSBR) and KB Financial Group (NYSE:KB) are both large-cap finance companies, but which is the better investment? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their risk, analyst recommendations, dividends, media sentiment, institutional ownership, earnings, community ranking, valuation and profitability.

14.5% of Banco Santander (Brasil) shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 11.5% of KB Financial Group shares are owned by institutional investors. 0.1% of Banco Santander (Brasil) shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 69.0% of KB Financial Group shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, endowments and large money managers believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Banco Santander (Brasil) received 11 more outperform votes than KB Financial Group when rated by MarketBeat users. However, 61.14% of users gave KB Financial Group an outperform vote while only 55.35% of users gave Banco Santander (Brasil) an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
Banco Santander (Brasil)Outperform Votes
269
55.35%
Underperform Votes
217
44.65%
KB Financial GroupOutperform Votes
258
61.14%
Underperform Votes
164
38.86%

KB Financial Group has a net margin of 12.94% compared to KB Financial Group's net margin of 0.00%. Banco Santander (Brasil)'s return on equity of 7.72% beat KB Financial Group's return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Banco Santander (Brasil)N/A N/A N/A
KB Financial Group 12.94%7.72%0.63%

In the previous week, Banco Santander (Brasil) had 1 more articles in the media than KB Financial Group. MarketBeat recorded 3 mentions for Banco Santander (Brasil) and 2 mentions for KB Financial Group. KB Financial Group's average media sentiment score of 0.82 beat Banco Santander (Brasil)'s score of 0.74 indicating that Banco Santander (Brasil) is being referred to more favorably in the media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
Banco Santander (Brasil)
1 Very Positive mention(s)
0 Positive mention(s)
0 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive
KB Financial Group
2 Very Positive mention(s)
0 Positive mention(s)
0 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive

Banco Santander (Brasil) pays an annual dividend of $0.24 per share and has a dividend yield of 4.7%. KB Financial Group pays an annual dividend of $3.74 per share and has a dividend yield of 8.1%. KB Financial Group pays out 42.4% of its earnings in the form of a dividend.

Banco Santander (Brasil) has a beta of 1.05, indicating that its share price is 5% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, KB Financial Group has a beta of 1.03, indicating that its share price is 3% more volatile than the S&P 500.

KB Financial Group has lower revenue, but higher earnings than Banco Santander (Brasil).

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Banco Santander (Brasil)$29.50B0.65$1.89BN/AN/A
KB Financial Group$26.44B0.71$3.71B$8.825.24

Banco Santander (Brasil) presently has a consensus target price of $5.60, suggesting a potential upside of 9.16%. Given KB Financial Group's higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe Banco Santander (Brasil) is more favorable than KB Financial Group.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Banco Santander (Brasil)
1 Sell rating(s)
1 Hold rating(s)
0 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
1.50
KB Financial Group
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
0 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
N/A

Summary

Banco Santander (Brasil) and KB Financial Group tied by winning 8 of the 16 factors compared between the two stocks.

New MarketBeat Followers Over Time

This chart shows the number of new MarketBeat users adding KB and its top 5 competitors to their watchlist. Each company is represented with a line over a 90 day period.
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Media Sentiment Over Time

This chart shows the average media sentiment of NYSE and its competitors over the past 90 days as caculated by MarketBeat. The averaged score is equivalent to the following: Very Negative Sentiment <= -1.5, Negative Sentiment > -1.5 and <= -0.5, Neutral Sentiment > -0.5 and < 0.5, Positive Sentiment >= 0.5 and < 1.5, and Very Positive Sentiment >= 1.5.
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KB vs. The Competition

MetricKB Financial GroupCommercial banks IndustryFinance SectorNYSE Exchange
Market Cap$18.66B$33.22B$8.04B$17.10B
Dividend Yield7.93%4.61%10.68%3.58%
P/E Ratio5.247.7958.4721.81
Price / Sales0.711.713,573.2110.08
Price / Cash4.548.8727.6515.26
Price / Book0.401.052.344.96
Net Income$3.71B$3.06B$995.45M$964.87M
7 Day Performance-9.58%-4.71%-3.04%-5.05%
1 Month Performance-18.69%-1.57%-2.21%-2.17%
1 Year Performance24.73%18.19%10.14%76.41%

KB Financial Group Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
BSBR
Banco Santander (Brasil)
1.8707 of 5 stars
$5.70
+1.1%
$5.60
-1.8%
-7.0%$21.19B$29.50B0.0055,611Dividend Increase
Short Interest ↑
BAP
Credicorp
4.4905 of 5 stars
$171.44
-1.5%
$181.73
+6.0%
+21.7%$13.63B$6.54B10.9636,968
BCH
Banco de Chile
1.9928 of 5 stars
$23.00
+0.1%
$22.50
-2.2%
+8.7%$11.62B$2.96T7.6712,550Analyst Report
Short Interest ↓
NWG
NatWest Group
3.2626 of 5 stars
$7.15
+0.3%
N/A-0.4%$31.24B$30.75B0.0063,700
BSAC
Banco Santander-Chile
3.311 of 5 stars
$20.28
+0.2%
$19.97
-1.5%
+0.4%$9.55B$6.07B15.979,229
CIB
Bancolombia
2.2843 of 5 stars
$36.56
+0.9%
$30.65
-16.2%
+16.3%$8.79B$28.51T5.9933,140Analyst Report
News Coverage
WF
Woori Financial Group
4.6121 of 5 stars
$31.36
-0.3%
N/A+9.5%$7.86B$17.78B4.2097Short Interest ↓
BCS
Barclays
4.4908 of 5 stars
$9.73
-1.4%
N/A+16.8%$36.90B$31.56B7.1092,400
LYG
Lloyds Banking Group
4.5652 of 5 stars
$2.65
-1.9%
$99.00
+3,635.8%
+2.7%$42.21B$19.22B6.6362,569
CM
Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce
4.3501 of 5 stars
$50.21
+0.1%
$63.00
+25.5%
+10.0%$47.07B$41.16B10.3748,074

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