NYSE:KF - Korea Fund Stock Price, Price Target & More

$41.15 -0.16 (-0.39 %)
(As of 04/19/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$41.31
Today's Range$41.15 - $41.40
52-Week Range$37.23 - $44.64
Volume9,491 shs
Average Volume11,901 shs
Market Capitalization$235.99 million
P/E Ratio315.23
Dividend Yield0.55%
Beta0.8

About Korea Fund (NYSE:KF)

The 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.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Investment offices, not elsewhere classified
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorFinance
SymbolNYSE:KF
CUSIPN/A
Phone212-739-3226

Debt

Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A
Current RatioN/A
Quick RatioN/A

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio315.23
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual SalesN/A
Price / SalesN/A
Cash FlowN/A
Price / CashN/A
Book ValueN/A
Price / BookN/A

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A
Net IncomeN/A
Net MarginsN/A
Return on EquityN/A
Return on AssetsN/A

Miscellaneous

EmployeesN/A
Outstanding Shares5,760,000

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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 announced an annual dividend on Monday, December 18th. Stockholders of record on Tuesday, December 26th will be given a dividend of $0.2258 per share on Friday, January 5th. This represents a dividend yield of 0.51%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, December 22nd. View Korea Fund's Dividend History.

When is Korea Fund's next earnings date?

Korea Fund is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, May, 29th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Korea Fund.

Who are some of Korea Fund's key competitors?

Who are Korea Fund's key executives?

Korea Fund'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 49)

Has Korea Fund been receiving favorable news coverage?

Headlines about KF stock have trended somewhat positive on Thursday, according to Accern Sentiment. The research firm ranks the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than twenty million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Korea Fund earned a daily sentiment score of 0.09 on Accern's scale. They also assigned headlines about the company an impact score of 44.49 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near future.

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 $41.15.

How big of a company is Korea Fund?

Korea Fund has a market capitalization of $235.99 million.

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 (KF)

Community Ranking:  2.2 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  42 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  53 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  95
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.

Analyst Ratings

Korea Fund (NYSE:KF) Analyst Ratings History

DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
(Data available from 4/19/2016 forward)

Earnings

Korea Fund (NYSE:KF) Earnings History and Estimates Chart

Earnings by Quarter for Korea Fund (NYSE:KF)

Korea Fund (NYSE KF) Earnings History by Quarter

DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
5/29/2018N/AView Earnings Details
(Earnings results data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Korea Fund (NYSE:KF) Dividend Information

Korea Fund pays an annual dividend of $0.23 per share, with a dividend yield of 0.56%. KF's most recent annual dividend payment was Friday, January 5.
Most Recent Dividend:1/5/2018
Annual Dividend:$0.23
Dividend Yield:0.56%
Dividend Growth:0.00% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:N/A
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Korea Fund (NYSE:KF)

Korea Fund (NYSE:KF) Dividend History by Quarter

AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
12/18/2017annual$0.22580.51%12/22/201712/26/20171/5/2018
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Korea Fund (NYSE KF) Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History

Insider Ownership Percentage: 59.52%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 53.76%
Insider Trading History for Korea Fund (NYSE:KF)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Korea Fund (NYSE:KF)

Korea Fund (NYSE KF) Insider Trading History

Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionShares Held After TransactionDetails
4/18/2018City Of London Investment GrouMajor ShareholderSell11,330$41.43$469,401.90View SEC Filing  
4/16/2018City Of London Investment GrouMajor ShareholderSell9,656$40.95$395,413.20View SEC Filing  
4/12/2018City Of London Investment GrouMajor ShareholderSell7,400$41.24$305,176.00View SEC Filing  
3/28/2018City Of London Investment GrouMajor ShareholderBuy5,521$40.08$221,281.68View SEC Filing  
3/26/2018City Of London Investment GrouMajor ShareholderBuy5,373$40.44$217,284.12View SEC Filing  
3/22/2018City Of London Investment GrouMajor ShareholderBuy7,499$41.10$308,208.90View SEC Filing  
3/15/2018City Of London Investment GrouMajor ShareholderSell8,618$41.82$360,404.76View SEC Filing  
3/13/2018City Of London Investment GrouMajor ShareholderSell5,477$42.04$230,253.08View SEC Filing  
3/5/2018City Of London Investment GrouMajor ShareholderSell10,000$40.18$401,800.00View SEC Filing  
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

Korea Fund (NYSE KF) News Headlines

Source:
DateHeadline
Korea Fund, Inc. (KF) Major Shareholder Sells $395,413.20 in StockKorea Fund, Inc. (KF) Major Shareholder Sells $395,413.20 in Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 17 at 7:13 PM
Korea Fund, Inc. (KF) Major Shareholder City Of London Investment Grou Sells 7,400 SharesKorea Fund, Inc. (KF) Major Shareholder City Of London Investment Grou Sells 7,400 Shares
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 13 at 7:11 PM
Korea Fund, Inc. (KF) Major Shareholder Buys $221,281.68 in StockKorea Fund, Inc. (KF) Major Shareholder Buys $221,281.68 in Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 29 at 10:46 PM
Korea Fund, Inc. (KF) Major Shareholder Buys $217,284.12 in StockKorea Fund, Inc. (KF) Major Shareholder Buys $217,284.12 in Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 27 at 10:32 PM
Insider Buying: Korea Fund, Inc. (KF) Major Shareholder Buys 7,499 Shares of StockInsider Buying: Korea Fund, Inc. (KF) Major Shareholder Buys 7,499 Shares of Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 23 at 4:34 PM
Korea Fund, Inc. (KF) Major Shareholder City Of London Investment Grou Sells 8,618 SharesKorea Fund, Inc. (KF) Major Shareholder City Of London Investment Grou Sells 8,618 Shares
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 16 at 7:53 PM
City Of London Investment Grou Sells 5,477 Shares of Korea Fund Inc (KF) StockCity Of London Investment Grou Sells 5,477 Shares of Korea Fund Inc (KF) Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 14 at 7:49 PM
Trump’s North Korea Threats May Be Paying OffTrump’s North Korea Threats May Be Paying Off
www.bloomberg.com - March 8 at 3:29 PM
City Of London Investment Grou Sells 10,000 Shares of Korea Fund Inc (KF) StockCity Of London Investment Grou Sells 10,000 Shares of Korea Fund Inc (KF) Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 6 at 6:50 PM
Lazard Asset Management LLC Reduces Position in Korea Fund Inc (KF)Lazard Asset Management LLC Reduces Position in Korea Fund Inc (KF)
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 5 at 11:10 AM
The Korea Fund, Inc. Reports Results for the Fiscal Quarter and Six Months Ended December 31, 2017The Korea Fund, Inc. Reports Results for the Fiscal Quarter and Six Months Ended December 31, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - March 1 at 8:38 AM
Korea Fund (KF) Set to Announce Earnings on MondayKorea Fund (KF) Set to Announce Earnings on Monday
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 19 at 5:22 AM
Korea Fund Inc Plans Annual Dividend of $0.23 (KF)Korea Fund Inc Plans Annual Dividend of $0.23 (KF)
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 18 at 7:04 PM
The Korea Fund, Inc. Reports Results for the Fiscal Quarter Ended September 30, 2017The Korea Fund, Inc. Reports Results for the Fiscal Quarter Ended September 30, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - November 29 at 6:06 PM
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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