Korea Fund, Inc. (The) Stock Price, News & Analysis (NYSE:KF)

$43.77 -0.23 (-0.52 %)
(As of 11/21/2017 02:31 PM ET)
Previous Close$44.00
Today's Range$43.71 - $43.96
52-Week Range$31.52 - $44.55
Volume8,500 shs
Average Volume12,082 shs
Market Capitalization$253.38 million
P/E Ratio338.46
Dividend Yield1.28%
Beta0.67

About Korea Fund, Inc. (The) (NYSE:KF)

Korea Fund, Inc. (The) logoThe Korea Fund, Inc. is a closed-end non-diversified management investment company. The Fund's investment objective is to seek long-term capital appreciation through investment in securities, principally equity securities of Korean companies. The Fund enters into contracts that contain a range of representations that provide general indemnifications. It directly invests in foreign currencies or in securities that trade in and receive revenues in, foreign currencies, or in derivatives that provide exposure to foreign currencies. The Fund invests approximately 80% of its net assets in securities listed on the Korea Stock Exchange. The Fund also offers capital appreciation potential by focusing on Korea companies exhibiting solid long-term growth characteristics. It trades financial instruments and enters into financial transactions. The Fund invests in sectors, such as industrials, consumer staples and financials. The Fund's investment manager is Allianz Global Investors U.S. LLC.


Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Industry: Closed End Funds
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Sector: Finance
  • Symbol: NYSE:KF
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.thekoreafund.com
Price-To-Earnings:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 338.46
Dividend:
  • Annual Dividend: $0.56
  • Dividend Yield: 1.3%
Misc:
  • Outstanding Shares: 5,760,000
 

Frequently Asked Questions for Korea Fund, Inc. (The) (NYSE:KF)

What is Korea Fund, Inc. (The)'s stock symbol?

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

When will Korea Fund, Inc. (The) make its next earnings announcement?

Korea Fund, Inc. (The) is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, November, 27th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Korea Fund, Inc. (The).

Who are some of Korea Fund, Inc. (The)'s key competitors?

Who are Korea Fund, Inc. (The)'s key executives?

Korea Fund, Inc. (The)'s management team includes the folowing people:

  • Julian M. I. Reid, Independent Chairman of the Board (Age 72)
  • Joseph Quirk, President, Chief Executive Officer (Age 49)
  • Lawrence G. Altadonna, Treasurer, Principal Financial and Accounting Officer (Age 51)
  • Thomas L. Harter CFA, Chief Compliance Officer (Age 42)
  • Richard J. Cochran, Assistant Treasurer (Age 56)
  • Orhan Orhanli, Assistant Treasurer (Age 43)
  • Thomas J. Fuccillo, Secretary, Chief Legal Officer (Age 49)
  • Christopher B. Brader, Independent Director (Age 67)
  • Joseph T. Grause Jr., Independent Director (Age 65)
  • Marran H. Ogilvie, Independent Director (Age 48)

Who owns Korea Fund, Inc. (The) stock?

Korea Fund, Inc. (The)'s stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include City of London Investment Management Co. Ltd. (35.96%), CITY OF LONDON INVESTMENT GROUP PLC (36.20%), Wells Fargo & Company MN (3.44%) and Allianz Asset Management GmbH (0.09%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for Korea Fund, Inc. (The).

Who sold Korea Fund, Inc. (The) stock? Who is selling Korea Fund, Inc. (The) stock?

Korea Fund, Inc. (The)'s stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including City of London Investment Management Co. Ltd. and Allianz Asset Management GmbH. View Insider Buying and Selling for Korea Fund, Inc. (The).

Who bought Korea Fund, Inc. (The) stock? Who is buying Korea Fund, Inc. (The) stock?

Korea Fund, Inc. (The)'s stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Wells Fargo & Company MN. View Insider Buying and Selling for Korea Fund, Inc. (The).

How do I buy Korea Fund, Inc. (The) stock?

Shares of Korea Fund, Inc. (The) 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, Inc. (The)'s stock price today?

One share of Korea Fund, Inc. (The) stock can currently be purchased for approximately $43.77.

How big of a company is Korea Fund, Inc. (The)?

Korea Fund, Inc. (The) has a market capitalization of $253.38 million. The company earns $-29,450,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or $5.17 on an earnings per share basis.

How can I contact Korea Fund, Inc. (The)?

Korea Fund, Inc. (The)'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, Inc. (The) (NYSE KF)

Community Ranking:  2.3 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  22 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  25 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  47
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Korea Fund, Inc. (The) and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Analysts' Consensus Rating for Korea Fund, Inc. (The) (NYSE:KF)

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Ratings Breakdown: 0 Sell Ratings, 0 Hold Ratings, 0 Buy Ratings, 0 Strong Buy RatingsNo ratings tracked in the last 12 months.
Consensus Rating:N/A (Score: NaN)
Analysts' Consensus Price Target: N/A

Consensus Price Target History for Korea Fund, Inc. (The) (NYSE:KF)

Price Target History for Korea Fund, Inc. (The) (NYSE:KF)

Analysts' Ratings History for Korea Fund, Inc. (The) (NYSE:KF)

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Earnings

Earnings History and Estimates Chart for Korea Fund, Inc. (The) (NYSE:KF)

Earnings by Quarter for Korea Fund, Inc. (The) (NYSE:KF)

Earnings History by Quarter for Korea Fund, Inc. (The) (NYSE KF)

DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
11/27/2017N/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Korea Fund, Inc. (The) (NYSE:KF)

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Dividends

Dividend History for Korea Fund, Inc. (The) (NYSE:KF)
No dividend announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Korea Fund, Inc. (The) (NYSE KF)

Insider Ownership Percentage: 59.52%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 53.63%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Korea Fund, Inc. (The) (NYSE:KF)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Korea Fund, Inc. (The) (NYSE:KF)

Insider Trades by Quarter for Korea Fund, Inc. (The) (NYSE KF)

Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
8/11/2017City Of London Investment GrouMajor ShareholderBuy1,640$38.03$62,369.20View SEC Filing  
8/3/2017City Of London Investment GrouMajor ShareholderSell15,000$40.66$609,900.00View SEC Filing  
6/7/2017City Of London Investment GrouMajor ShareholderBuy12,428$39.99$496,995.72View SEC Filing  
6/5/2017City Of London Investment GrouMajor ShareholderSell336,635$43.22$14,549,364.70View SEC Filing  
4/19/2017City Of London Investment GrouMajor ShareholderSell43,671$37.15$1,622,377.65View SEC Filing  
1/31/2013Christopher B BraderDirectorBuy1,000$39.86$39,860.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Korea Fund, Inc. (The) (NYSE KF)

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DateHeadline
Korea Fund, Inc. (The) (KF) Set to Announce Earnings on MondayKorea Fund, Inc. (The) (KF) Set to Announce Earnings on Monday
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 20 at 1:22 AM
The Korea Fund, Inc. Announces Benchmark ChangeThe Korea Fund, Inc. Announces Benchmark Change
finance.yahoo.com - November 1 at 3:29 AM
SK Hynix Inc.s Board Approved a Plan to Invest in Toshiba Memory CorporationSK Hynix Inc.'s Board Approved a Plan to Invest in Toshiba Memory Corporation
www.prnewswire.com - September 29 at 9:36 AM
Nikkei slips from 2-yr highs as tech shares fall; North Korea concerns weighNikkei slips from 2-yr highs as tech shares fall; North Korea concerns weigh
www.businessinsider.com - September 26 at 9:57 AM
President Moon’s tricky mission to tame Korea IncPresident Moon’s tricky mission to tame Korea Inc
www.ft.com - September 12 at 5:21 PM
Gold And Bitcoin Surge On North Korea FearsGold And Bitcoin Surge On North Korea Fears
www.forbes.com - September 12 at 5:21 PM
TissueGene Recognized During Maryland Commerce, State Departments Week-Long Trade Mission To South KoreaTissueGene Recognized During Maryland Commerce, State Departments' Week-Long Trade Mission To South Korea
finance.yahoo.com - September 11 at 9:32 PM
QIM Hedge Fund Soars 56% This YearQIM Hedge Fund Soars 56% This Year
www.bloomberg.com - September 11 at 9:32 PM
Top 3 Precious Metal Funds to Buy as North Korea Crisis EscalatesTop 3 Precious Metal Funds to Buy as North Korea Crisis Escalates
www.nasdaq.com - September 6 at 8:16 PM
North Korea Threat Roars Back Into Focus and Wall Street RetreatsNorth Korea Threat Roars Back Into Focus and Wall Street Retreats
www.msn.com - September 5 at 5:02 PM
China-backed fund to decide whether to take deal to Trump: sourcesChina-backed fund to decide whether to take deal to Trump: sources
www.reuters.com - August 29 at 8:23 PM
Stocks Face Pressure On North Koreas ProvocationStocks Face Pressure On North Korea's Provocation
seekingalpha.com - August 29 at 8:23 PM
The Korea Fund, Inc. Reports Results for the Fiscal Quarter and Year Ended June 30, 2017The Korea Fund, Inc. Reports Results for the Fiscal Quarter and Year Ended June 30, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 29 at 8:23 PM
Hedge-Fund Veteran Diggle Says Odds Against 08 Rout ReduxHedge-Fund Veteran Diggle Says Odds Against '08 Rout Redux
www.bloomberg.com - August 22 at 12:26 AM
Korea Fund, Inc. (The) (KF) Scheduled to Post Earnings on MondayKorea Fund, Inc. (The) (KF) Scheduled to Post Earnings on Monday
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 21 at 2:52 AM
City Of London Investment Grou Purchases 1,640 Shares of Korea Fund, Inc. (The) (KF) StockCity Of London Investment Grou Purchases 1,640 Shares of Korea Fund, Inc. (The) (KF) Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 15 at 8:26 PM
Insider Selling: Korea Fund, Inc. (The) (NYSE:KF) Major Shareholder Sells 15,000 Shares of StockInsider Selling: Korea Fund, Inc. (The) (NYSE:KF) Major Shareholder Sells 15,000 Shares of Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 7 at 8:02 PM
Top Fund That Beat South Korea Stocks Sees More Room to GrowTop Fund That Beat South Korea Stocks Sees More Room to Grow
www.bloomberg.com - July 28 at 1:18 AM
Korea Equity Fund, Inc. Announces Distributions to its Shareholders in Connection with the Liquidation of the FundKorea Equity Fund, Inc. Announces Distributions to its Shareholders in Connection with the Liquidation of the Fund
globenewswire.com - June 16 at 7:01 AM

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This page was last updated on 11/21/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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