NYSE:KF - Korea Fund Stock Price, News & Analysis

+0.40 (+1.59 %)
(As of 08/19/2019 04:45 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $25.61
50-Day Range
MA: $27.44
52-Week Range
Now: $25.61
Volume1,700 shs
Average Volume4,781 shs
Market Capitalization$137.01 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield2.41%
The Korea Fund, Inc. is a closed-ended equity mutual fund launched and managed by Allianz Global Investors U.S. LLC. The fund invests in the public equity markets of Korea. It seeks to invest in stocks of companies operating across diversified sectors. The fund primarily invests in growth stocks of companies. It employs fundamental analysis with a bottom-up stock picking approach, focusing on such factors as price-to-earnings ratios, dividend yields, and earnings-per-share growth to create its portfolio. The fund benchmarks the performance of its portfolio against the MSCI Korea 25/50 Index. It uses 'Grassroots Research' to make its investments. The Korea Fund, Inc. was formed on August 29, 1984 and is domiciled in the United States.

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Investment offices, not elsewhere classified



Sales & Book Value

Annual SalesN/A



Market Cap$137.01 million
Next Earnings DateN/A
OptionableNot Optionable

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Korea Fund (NYSE:KF) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Korea Fund's stock symbol?

Korea Fund trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "KF."

How often does Korea Fund pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Korea Fund?

Korea Fund declared a special dividend on Monday, December 17th. Shareholders of record on Monday, December 24th will be given a dividend of $4.6182 per share on Friday, January 4th. This represents a yield of 1.87%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, December 21st. View Korea Fund's Dividend History.

Has Korea Fund been receiving favorable news coverage?

News headlines about KF stock have been trending negative this week, according to InfoTrie. The research firm identifies negative and positive press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Korea Fund earned a daily sentiment score of -2.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media stories about the company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near term. View News Stories for Korea Fund.

Who are some of Korea Fund's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Korea Fund own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Korea Fund investors own include Acxiom (ACXM), TLG Immobilien (TLG), Adesto Technologies (IOTS), Netflix (NFLX), Duke Realty (DRE), Keane Group (FRAC), Teekay Tankers (TNK), Verizon Communications (VZ), SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust (SPY) and Aroundtown (AT1).

Who are Korea Fund's key executives?

Korea Fund's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Joseph S. Quirk, Chief Exec. Officer and Pres (Age 50)
  • Mr. Lawrence G. Altadonna, Principal Financial & Accounting Officer and Treasurer (Age 53)
  • Mr. Thomas Joseph Fuccillo, Chief Legal Officer and Sec. (Age 51)
  • Mr. Thomas Lowell Harter CFA, Chief Compliance Officer (Age 44)
  • Mr. Richard J. Cochran, Assistant Treasurer (Age 58)

Who are Korea Fund's major shareholders?

Korea Fund's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Wells Fargo & Company MN (3.49%) and RMB Capital Management LLC (0.22%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for Korea Fund.

Which major investors are selling Korea Fund stock?

KF stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Wells Fargo & Company MN. View Insider Buying and Selling for Korea Fund.

Which major investors are buying Korea Fund stock?

KF stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including RMB Capital Management LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Korea Fund.

How do I buy shares of Korea Fund?

Shares of KF 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 Korea Fund's stock price today?

One share of KF stock can currently be purchased for approximately $25.61.

How big of a company is Korea Fund?

Korea Fund has a market capitalization of $137.01 million. View Additional Information About Korea Fund.

What is Korea Fund's official website?

The official website for Korea Fund is http://www.thekoreafund.com/.

How can I contact Korea Fund?

Korea Fund's mailing address is ALLIANZ GLOBAL INVESTORS, NEW YORK NY, 10105. The company can be reached via phone at 212-739-3226.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Korea Fund (NYSE KF)

Community Ranking:  2.5 out of 5 (star star half star)
Outperform Votes:  75 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  75 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  150
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Korea Fund and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe KF will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe KF will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 8/19/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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