NYSE:KT - KT Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$12.84 +0.09 (+0.71 %)
(As of 07/20/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$12.84
Today's Range$12.72 - $13.06
52-Week Range$12.55 - $18.82
Volume871,512 shs
Average Volume539,344 shs
Market Capitalization$6.25 billion
P/E Ratio14.59
Dividend Yield3.08%
Beta0.5
KT logoKT Corporation provides telecommunications services in Korea and internationally. The company offers local, domestic long-distance, and international long-distance fixed-line and voice over Internet protocol fixed-line telephone services, as well as interconnection services; broadband Internet access service and other Internet-related services, including IPTV services; and data communication services, such as leased line and broadband Internet connection services to institutional customers. It also provides mobile voice and data telecommunications, credit card processing and other financial, and satellite TV and media content services. In addition, the company offers information technology and network services. Further, it plans and develops commercial and office buildings and condominiums, as well as leases buildings; maintains public telephones; manages sports groups; develops medicine and pharmacy; and sells communication devices. Additionally, the company offers security, B2C and B2B, investment fund, software development and data processing, Internet banking ASP and security, value added network, system integration and maintenance, mobile marketing, and PCS distribution services. It also provides TV content, residential building development and supply, asset management and consulting, cloud system, data center development, satellite communication, music contents investment, technology business finance, advertising agency, network installation and management, system integration and maintenance, foreign investment, electronic communication, and wireless high speed Internet services, as well as call center services for the financial sectors. As of December 31, 2017, the company served approximately 20,015,000 mobile subscribers and 7.5 million IPTV subscribers. The company was formerly known as Korea Telecom Corp. and changed its name to KT Corporation in March 2002. KT Corporation was founded in 1981 and is headquartered in Seongnam, South Korea.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Telephone communication, except radio
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorComputer and Technology
SymbolNYSE:KT
CUSIPN/A
Phone82-031-727-0114

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.39
Current Ratio1.02
Quick Ratio0.96

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio14.59
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$21.05 billion
Price / Sales0.30
Cash Flow$7.4651 per share
Price / Cash1.72
Book Value$23.97 per share
Price / Book0.54

Profitability

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

Miscellaneous

Employees23,575
Outstanding Shares489,940,000
Market Cap$6,246.76

KT (NYSE:KT) Frequently Asked Questions

What is KT's stock symbol?

KT trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "KT."

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for KT?

4 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for KT in the last year. There are currently 3 sell ratings and 1 hold rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Sell."

Who are some of KT's key competitors?

Who are KT's key executives?

KT's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Chang-Gyu Hwang, Standing Director & CEO (Age 65)
  • Mr. Hyeon Mo Ku, Standing Director, Pres & Chief Strategy Officer (Age 54)
  • Kwang-Suk Shin, Chief Financial Officer and Exec. VP of Corp. Planning Group - Financial Office (Age 58)
  • Youngwoo Kim, Investor Relations Officer (Age 62)
  • Mr. Kyu-Taek Nam, Chief of Operating Office for Corp. Mgmt Group & HR Office, Sr. EVP and CEO of KT CS (Age 57)

Has KT been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media stories about KT stock have been trending somewhat positive recently, Accern reports. Accern ranks the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than 20 million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. KT earned a media sentiment score of 0.05 on Accern's scale. They also assigned headlines about the technology company an impact score of 46.34 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near future.

Who are KT's major shareholders?

KT's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Hexavest Inc. (0.02%), Boston Advisors LLC (0.00%) and World Asset Management Inc (0.00%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for KT.

Which institutional investors are selling KT stock?

KT stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Boston Advisors LLC, Hexavest Inc. and World Asset Management Inc. View Insider Buying and Selling for KT.

How do I buy shares of KT?

Shares of KT 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 KT's stock price today?

One share of KT stock can currently be purchased for approximately $12.84.

How big of a company is KT?

KT has a market capitalization of $6.25 billion and generates $21.05 billion in revenue each year. The technology company earns $415.40 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.88 on an earnings per share basis. KT employs 23,575 workers across the globe.

How can I contact KT?

KT's mailing address is 90 Buljeong-ro, Seongnam M5, 13606. The technology company can be reached via phone at 82-031-727-0114.


MarketBeat Community Rating for KT (NYSE KT)

Community Ranking:  2.3 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  155 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  188 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  343
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about KT and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe KT will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe KT will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 7/21/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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