NYSE:KB

KB Financial Group Competitors

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$46.96
Now: $47.17
$47.52
50-Day Range
$38.32
MA: $45.45
$49.43
52-Week Range
$24.47
Now: $47.17
$49.71
Volume3,610 shs
Average Volume210,753 shs
Market Capitalization$19.61 billion
P/E Ratio6.65
Dividend Yield2.77%
Beta0.86

Competitors

KB Financial Group (NYSE:KB) Vs. MUFG, WBK, SAN, BMO, IBN, and SMFG

Should you be buying KB stock or one of its competitors? Companies in the industry of "commercial banks, not elsewhere classified" are considered alternatives and competitors to KB Financial Group, including Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group (MUFG), Westpac Banking (WBK), Banco Santander (SAN), Bank of Montreal (BMO), ICICI Bank (IBN), and Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group (SMFG).

KB Financial Group (NYSE:KB) and Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group (NYSE:MUFG) are both large-cap finance companies, but which is the better business? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, risk, profitability, valuation, dividends and earnings.

Risk & Volatility

KB Financial Group has a beta of 0.86, meaning that its stock price is 14% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group has a beta of 1.15, meaning that its stock price is 15% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares KB Financial Group and Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group's top-line revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
KB Financial Group$14.46 billion1.36$2.87 billion$7.146.61
Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group$67.15 billion1.01$4.86 billion$0.677.90

Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group has higher revenue and earnings than KB Financial Group. KB Financial Group is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Dividends

KB Financial Group pays an annual dividend of $1.31 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.8%. Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group pays an annual dividend of $0.20 per share and has a dividend yield of 3.8%. KB Financial Group pays out 18.3% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group pays out 29.9% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years. Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group has increased its dividend for 2 consecutive years. Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and longer track record of dividend growth.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of current ratings and recommmendations for KB Financial Group and Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
KB Financial Group00103.00
Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group01302.75

Institutional & Insider Ownership

5.6% of KB Financial Group shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 1.2% of Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group shares are owned by institutional investors. 69.0% of KB Financial Group shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, large money managers and hedge funds believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Profitability

This table compares KB Financial Group and Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
KB Financial Group19.67%8.58%0.61%
Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group4.73%4.27%0.22%

Summary

KB Financial Group beats Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group on 9 of the 16 factors compared between the two stocks.

Westpac Banking (NYSE:WBK) and KB Financial Group (NYSE:KB) are both large-cap finance companies, but which is the superior investment? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their risk, analyst recommendations, earnings, dividends, valuation, profitability and institutional ownership.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of recent recommendations and price targets for Westpac Banking and KB Financial Group, as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Westpac Banking03302.50
KB Financial Group00103.00

Volatility & Risk

Westpac Banking has a beta of 0.99, suggesting that its share price is 1% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, KB Financial Group has a beta of 0.86, suggesting that its share price is 14% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Profitability

This table compares Westpac Banking and KB Financial Group's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Westpac BankingN/AN/AN/A
KB Financial Group19.67%8.58%0.61%

Insider and Institutional Ownership

0.5% of Westpac Banking shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 5.6% of KB Financial Group shares are owned by institutional investors. 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 stock is poised for long-term growth.

Dividends

Westpac Banking pays an annual dividend of $0.45 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.3%. KB Financial Group pays an annual dividend of $1.31 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.8%. Westpac Banking pays out 33.8% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. KB Financial Group pays out 18.3% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years. KB Financial Group is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and lower payout ratio.

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares Westpac Banking and KB Financial Group's revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Westpac Banking$24.94 billion2.66$4.77 billion$1.3314.47
KB Financial Group$14.46 billion1.36$2.87 billion$7.146.61

Westpac Banking has higher revenue and earnings than KB Financial Group. KB Financial Group is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Westpac Banking, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Summary

KB Financial Group beats Westpac Banking on 9 of the 15 factors compared between the two stocks.

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

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of recent ratings and target prices for KB Financial Group and Banco Santander, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
KB Financial Group00103.00
Banco Santander10702.75

Volatility & Risk

KB Financial Group has a beta of 0.86, meaning that its stock price is 14% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Banco Santander has a beta of 1.36, meaning that its stock price is 36% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Profitability

This table compares KB Financial Group and Banco Santander's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
KB Financial Group19.67%8.58%0.61%
Banco Santander-13.21%7.24%0.47%

Institutional and Insider Ownership

5.6% of KB Financial Group shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 1.4% of Banco Santander shares are held by institutional investors. 69.0% of KB Financial Group shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 9.5% of Banco Santander shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, hedge funds and endowments believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares KB Financial Group and Banco Santander's top-line revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
KB Financial Group$14.46 billion1.36$2.87 billion$7.146.61
Banco Santander$55.14 billion1.07$7.30 billion$0.496.96

Banco Santander has higher revenue and earnings than KB Financial Group. KB Financial Group is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Banco Santander, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Summary

KB Financial Group beats Banco Santander on 9 of the 13 factors compared between the two stocks.

KB Financial Group (NYSE:KB) and Bank of Montreal (NYSE:BMO) are both large-cap finance companies, but which is the better investment? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, valuation, earnings, profitability, dividends, risk and institutional ownership.

Risk and Volatility

KB Financial Group has a beta of 0.86, meaning that its share price is 14% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Bank of Montreal has a beta of 1.29, meaning that its share price is 29% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Profitability

This table compares KB Financial Group and Bank of Montreal's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
KB Financial Group19.67%8.58%0.61%
Bank of Montreal14.82%10.69%0.55%

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of recent ratings and target prices for KB Financial Group and Bank of Montreal, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
KB Financial Group00103.00
Bank of Montreal12702.60

Bank of Montreal has a consensus price target of $100.0714, suggesting a potential upside of 11.97%. Given Bank of Montreal's higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe Bank of Montreal is more favorable than KB Financial Group.

Insider and Institutional Ownership

5.6% of KB Financial Group shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 39.2% of Bank of Montreal shares are held by institutional investors. 69.0% of KB Financial Group shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 1.0% of Bank of Montreal shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, large money managers and hedge funds believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares KB Financial Group and Bank of Montreal's top-line revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
KB Financial Group$14.46 billion1.36$2.87 billion$7.146.61
Bank of Montreal$25.68 billion2.25$3.79 billion$5.7315.60

Bank of Montreal has higher revenue and earnings than KB Financial Group. KB Financial Group is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Bank of Montreal, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Dividends

KB Financial Group pays an annual dividend of $1.31 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.8%. Bank of Montreal pays an annual dividend of $3.33 per share and has a dividend yield of 3.7%. KB Financial Group pays out 18.3% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Bank of Montreal pays out 58.1% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years. Bank of Montreal has increased its dividend for 1 consecutive years. Bank of Montreal is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and longer track record of dividend growth.

Summary

Bank of Montreal beats KB Financial Group on 11 of the 17 factors compared between the two stocks.

KB Financial Group (NYSE:KB) and ICICI Bank (NYSE:IBN) are both large-cap finance companies, but which is the superior business? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their dividends, analyst recommendations, earnings, risk, profitability, valuation and institutional ownership.

Risk and Volatility

KB Financial Group has a beta of 0.86, meaning that its share price is 14% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, ICICI Bank has a beta of 1.29, meaning that its share price is 29% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Profitability

This table compares KB Financial Group and ICICI Bank's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
KB Financial Group19.67%8.58%0.61%
ICICI Bank12.64%8.79%0.86%

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of recent ratings and price targets for KB Financial Group and ICICI Bank, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
KB Financial Group00103.00
ICICI Bank00213.33

Institutional & Insider Ownership

5.6% of KB Financial Group shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 17.6% of ICICI Bank shares are owned by institutional investors. 69.0% of KB Financial Group shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, hedge funds and endowments believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares KB Financial Group and ICICI Bank's top-line revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
KB Financial Group$14.46 billion1.36$2.87 billion$7.146.61
ICICI Bank$12.60 billion4.02$1.35 billion$0.3344.36

KB Financial Group has higher revenue and earnings than ICICI Bank. KB Financial Group is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than ICICI Bank, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Summary

ICICI Bank beats KB Financial Group on 9 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

KB Financial Group (NYSE:KB) and Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group (NYSE:SMFG) are both large-cap finance companies, but which is the superior business? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their dividends, analyst recommendations, earnings, risk, profitability, valuation and institutional ownership.

Volatility and Risk

KB Financial Group has a beta of 0.86, suggesting that its stock price is 14% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group has a beta of 1.1, suggesting that its stock price is 10% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Profitability

This table compares KB Financial Group and Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
KB Financial Group19.67%8.58%0.61%
Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group11.93%5.48%0.28%

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of recent ratings and price targets for KB Financial Group and Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
KB Financial Group00103.00
Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group01202.67

Institutional and Insider Ownership

5.6% of KB Financial Group shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 2.0% of Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group shares are owned by institutional investors. 69.0% of KB Financial Group shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, large money managers and hedge funds believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares KB Financial Group and Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group's top-line revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
KB Financial Group$14.46 billion1.36$2.87 billion$7.146.61
Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group$48.89 billion0.97$1.95 billion$1.006.92

KB Financial Group has higher earnings, but lower revenue than Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group. KB Financial Group is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Dividends

KB Financial Group pays an annual dividend of $1.31 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.8%. Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group pays an annual dividend of $0.29 per share and has a dividend yield of 4.2%. KB Financial Group pays out 18.3% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group pays out 29.0% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years.

Summary

KB Financial Group beats Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group on 10 of the 15 factors compared between the two stocks.


KB Financial Group Competitors List

Competitor NameCompetitor BTM RankCompetitor PriceCompetitor Price ChangeCompetitor Market CapCompetitor RevenueCompetitor P/E RatioCompetitor Indicator(s)
Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group logo
MUFG
Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group
1.6$5.29+2.5%$69.62 billion$67.15 billion23.00
Westpac Banking logo
WBK
Westpac Banking
1.6$19.24+1.6%$67.40 billion$24.94 billion14.47
Banco Santander logo
SAN
Banco Santander
0.8$3.41+3.8%$61.39 billion$55.14 billion-8.02Upcoming Earnings
Bank of Montreal logo
BMO
Bank of Montreal
2.2$89.37+1.8%$58.86 billion$25.68 billion15.87
ICICI Bank logo
IBN
ICICI Bank
1.1$14.64+2.1%$51.68 billion$12.60 billion28.71Stock Split
Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group logo
SMFG
Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group
1.9$6.92+3.2%$49.02 billion$48.89 billion9.35
ING Groep logo
ING
ING Groep
2.0$12.20+3.0%$48.94 billion$20.51 billion15.84
Barclays logo
BCS
Barclays
1.6$10.12+3.2%$45.32 billion$27.62 billion17.45
Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce logo
CM
Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce
2.4$98.00+1.4%$44.54 billion$18.76 billion16.09
Lloyds Banking Group logo
LYG
Lloyds Banking Group
1.6$2.28+5.7%$42.63 billion$23.33 billion4.30Analyst Upgrade
Increase in Short Interest
News Coverage
Gap Up
Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria logo
BBVA
Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria
1.0$5.22+3.8%$36.14 billion$27.49 billion-65.25Analyst Report
Decrease in Short Interest
News Coverage
Gap Up
NatWest Group logo
NWG
NatWest Group
0.9$5.32+3.4%$32.39 billion$22.45 billion31.29News Coverage
First Republic Bank logo
FRC
First Republic Bank
2.0$172.97+1.5%$30.24 billion$4.16 billion29.77Earnings Announcement
Dividend Increase
Analyst Report
Analyst Revision
News Coverage
Banco Santander (Brasil) logo
BSBR
Banco Santander (Brasil)
1.3$6.90+0.7%$26.06 billion$22.66 billion9.20Upcoming Earnings
Banco de Chile logo
BCH
Banco de Chile
1.6$24.61+0.5%$12.36 billion$3.67 billion20.01
Banco Santander-Chile logo
BSAC
Banco Santander-Chile
1.4$25.72+0.0%$12.11 billion$3.49 billion21.61Dividend Increase
Credicorp logo
BAP
Credicorp
2.1$127.15+5.5%$10.70 billion$4.96 billion50.86Analyst Report
News Coverage
Gap Up
Bancolombia logo
CIB
Bancolombia
1.4$32.42+2.2%$7.97 billion$6.65 billion27.95
Banco Santander México, S.A., Institución de Banca Múltiple, Grupo Financiero Santander México logo
BSMX
Banco Santander México, S.A., Institución de Banca Múltiple, Grupo Financiero Santander México
0.6$5.62+1.1%$7.71 billion$7.35 billion8.15Analyst Downgrade
News Coverage
Grupo Aval Acciones y Valores logo
AVAL
Grupo Aval Acciones y Valores
1.8$6.21+0.2%$6.93 billion$8.44 billion9.70Dividend Increase
Decrease in Short Interest
Woori Financial Group logo
WF
Woori Financial Group
1.4$27.28+1.8%$6.57 billion$9.18 billion3.92
Intercorp Financial Services logo
IFS
Intercorp Financial Services
1.4$26.77+9.6%$3.35 billion$1.39 billion25.50Analyst Downgrade
The Bank of N.T. Butterfield & Son logo
NTB
The Bank of N.T. Butterfield & Son
1.9$37.46+2.6%$2.07 billion$532.60 million13.05
Itaú Corpbanca logo
ITCB
Itaú Corpbanca
1.0$6.05+0.3%$2.06 billion$2.82 billion-2.33Decrease in Short Interest
Grupo Financiero Galicia logo
GGAL
Grupo Financiero Galicia
1.5$7.18+3.3%$1.06 billion$2.12 billion2.29
Banco Macro logo
BMA
Banco Macro
0.8$12.65+2.7%$869.94 million$2.36 billion1.60News Coverage
Peapack-Gladstone Financial logo
PGC
Peapack-Gladstone Financial
1.9$30.69+2.8%$596.39 million$235.37 million16.59
Banco Latinoamericano de Comercio Exterior, S.A logo
BLX
Banco Latinoamericano de Comercio Exterior, S.A
1.7$14.44+1.1%$579.21 million$290.82 million8.16Decrease in Short Interest
Banco BBVA Argentina logo
BBAR
Banco BBVA Argentina
0.8$2.58+2.7%$541.23 million$1.70 billion2.08
Esquire Financial logo
ESQ
Esquire Financial
1.7$22.90+0.3%$178.22 million$48.47 million13.96Upcoming Earnings
Grupo Supervielle logo
SUPV
Grupo Supervielle
1.7$1.72+0.3%$156.20 million$619.48 million2.56
Scully Royalty logo
SRL
Scully Royalty
0.6$8.51+3.1%$106.66 million$85.36 million0.00Increase in Short Interest
Summit State Bank logo
SSBI
Summit State Bank
0.9$16.55+0.1%$100.46 million$32.66 million10.61Upcoming Earnings
This page was last updated on 4/20/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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