KT Corporation Company Profile (NYSE:KT)

About KT Corporation (NYSE:KT)

KT Corporation logoKT Corporation is a telecommunications service provider. The Company's segments include the Customer/Marketing Group, the Finance Business Group and the Others Group. The Customer/Marketing Group segment is engaged in providing various telecommunication services to individual/home/corporate customers and the convergence business. The Finance Business Group segment is engaged in providing various financial services, such as credit card. The Others Group segment includes security services, satellite service, information technology and network services, and satellite television services, as well as global business services, which provide global network services to multinational or domestic corporate customers and telecommunications companies. The Company's principal services include mobile voice and data telecommunications services; fixed-line services; credit card processing and other financial services, and various other services.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Computer and Technology
  • Industry: Integrated Telecommunications Services - NEC
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NYSE:KT
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.kt.co.kr
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: $8.21143 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 522,224,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $17.38
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $16.50
  • 52 Week Range: $13.43 - $18.82
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 12.85
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 11.34
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $20.83 billion
  • Price / Sales: 0.41
  • Book Value: $20.79 per share
  • Price / Book: 0.80
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: $3.99 billion
  • Net Margins: 3.06%
  • Return on Equity: 6.55%
  • Return on Assets: 2.76%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.49%
  • Current Ratio: 1.02%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.97%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 735,345 shs.
  • Beta: 0.46
  • Short Ratio: 4.99
 

Frequently Asked Questions for KT Corporation (NYSE:KT)

What is KT Corporation's stock symbol?

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

Who are some of KT Corporation's key competitors?

Who are KT Corporation's key executives?

KT Corporation's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Chang Gyu Hwang, Chief Executive Officer, Director
  • Hyeon Mo Gu, Vice President
  • Yin Seong Jeon, Vice President
  • Cheol Su Kim, Vice President
  • Gi Cheol Kim, Vice President
  • Yin Hoe Kim, Vice President
  • Dong Myeon Lee, Vice President
  • Mun Hwan Lee, Vice President
  • Su Ho Maeng, Vice President
  • Gyu Taek Nam, Vice President

Who owns KT Corporation stock?

KT Corporation's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Standard Life Investments LTD (1.39%), Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC (0.38%), Rockefeller Financial Services Inc. (0.32%), Aperio Group LLC (0.31%), Russell Investments Group Ltd. (0.27%) and US Bancorp DE (0.18%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for KT Corporation.

Who sold KT Corporation stock? Who is selling KT Corporation stock?

KT Corporation's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Russell Investments Group Ltd., Bank of New York Mellon Corp, US Bancorp DE, Comerica Bank, Airain ltd, World Asset Management Inc, Lingohr & Partner Asset Management GmbH and Ronald Blue & Co. LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for KT Corporation.

Who bought KT Corporation stock? Who is buying KT Corporation stock?

KT Corporation's stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Standard Life Investments LTD, Rockefeller Financial Services Inc., New York State Common Retirement Fund, Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC, Ativo Capital Management LLC, Aperio Group LLC, Boston Advisors LLC and Hexavest Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for KT Corporation.

How do I buy KT Corporation stock?

Shares of KT Corporation can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is KT Corporation's stock price today?

One share of KT Corporation stock can currently be purchased for approximately $16.55.


MarketBeat Community Rating for KT Corporation (NYSE KT)
Community Ranking:  2.1 out of 5 ( )
Outperform Votes:  75 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  101 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  176
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about KT Corporation 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

Consensus Ratings for KT Corporation (NYSE:KT) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 3.00)
Consensus Price Target: N/A

Analysts' Ratings History for KT Corporation (NYSE:KT)
Show:
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
7/28/2017NomuraUpgradeNeutral -> BuyLowView Rating Details
4/27/2016HSBC Holdings plcUpgradeHold -> BuyN/AView Rating Details
2/1/2016J P Morgan Chase & CoUpgradeNeutral -> OverweightN/AView Rating Details
10/6/2015Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)DowngradeBuy -> NeutralN/AView Rating Details
9/16/2015MacquarieUpgradeNeutral -> OutperformN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 8/19/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for KT Corporation (NYSE:KT)
No earnings announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for KT Corporation (NYSE:KT)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.44 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.46 EPS

Dividends

Dividend History for KT Corporation (NYSE:KT)
No dividend announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for KT Corporation (NYSE:KT)
No insider trades for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Headlines

Headline Trends for KT Corporation (NYSE:KT)
Latest Headlines for KT Corporation (NYSE:KT)
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News IconBRIEF-Royal Nickel Corp announces Q2 earnings per share C$0.02
www.businessinsider.com - August 12 at 7:18 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoKT Corp (NYSE:KT) Downgraded to "Hold" at BidaskClub
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 12 at 11:46 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoKT Corporation (KT) vs. Shaw Communications (SJR) Financial Analysis
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 5 at 7:06 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoKT Corporation (KT) Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research to Buy
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 2 at 12:58 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoCritical Comparison: Telefonica SA (TEF) versus KT Corporation (KT)
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 1 at 2:08 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoKT Corporation -- Moody's: KT Corp's 2Q 2017 results support its A3 rating
finance.yahoo.com - August 1 at 12:44 AM
barrons.com logoThis Cheaply Valued Asian Telco Stock Could Have 26% Upside
www.barrons.com - July 31 at 4:44 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoKT Corporation -- Moody's assigns A3 to KT's proposed USD notes
finance.yahoo.com - July 30 at 11:44 PM
seekingalpha.com logoKT Corporation 2017 Q2 - Results - Earnings Call Slides
seekingalpha.com - July 29 at 1:46 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoKT Corporation (KT) Raised to "Buy" at Nomura
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 28 at 5:21 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoKT Corporation (NYSE:KT) to Release Quarterly Earnings on Friday
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 27 at 12:38 PM
bizjournals.com logoGUEST COMMENT: The B Corp comes to Kentucky — here's what you need to know
www.bizjournals.com - July 15 at 5:04 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoKT Corporation (NYSE:KT) Upgraded at BidaskClub
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 6 at 10:52 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoKT Corporation (KT) Rating Increased to Sell at BidaskClub
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 29 at 7:56 PM
nytimes.com logoIn McConnell’s Own State, Fear and Confusion Over Health Care Bill
www.nytimes.com - June 28 at 7:47 PM
bizjournals.com logoUSW: Dura-Line Unlawfully Closed Kentucky Plant, Judge Orders Mexichem Subsidiary to Compensate Reinstate and Reimburse Laid-Off Workers
www.bizjournals.com - June 23 at 7:36 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks Investment Research Downgrades KT Corporation (KT) to Hold
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 18 at 7:18 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoKT Corporation (KT) Rating Lowered to Strong Sell at BidaskClub
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 14 at 7:48 PM
nasdaq.com logoFirst Colombia Gold Corp Provides Additional Coal Operations Update
www.nasdaq.com - June 13 at 10:59 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoKT Corp (KT) Lowered to "Hold" at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 11 at 9:38 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoKT Corp (KT) Upgraded at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 10 at 7:30 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoKT Corp filed its FY2016 Annual Report on Form 20-F
finance.yahoo.com - May 24 at 11:14 AM
streetinsider.com logoRigaku Analytical Devices to Present Handheld LIBS Analyzer at Recycling Industry Events
www.streetinsider.com - May 22 at 10:26 AM
barrons.com logoWhy Nomura Sees 20% Upside for this Korean Cigarette Maker
www.barrons.com - May 22 at 10:26 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoZacks.com featured highlights: KT, Big Lots, SK Telecom, Citizens Financial Group and ePlus
finance.yahoo.com - May 22 at 10:26 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoKT Corp. :KT-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2017 By the Numbers : May 22, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 22 at 10:26 AM
marketwatch.com logoDecorative Paints & Coatings Market will grow to 41,956.9 KT by 2021
www.marketwatch.com - May 15 at 5:39 PM
barrons.com logoWhat JPMorgan’s Telcos Guru Likes Right Now
www.barrons.com - May 5 at 6:25 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] What JPMorgan's Telcos Guru Likes Right Now
finance.yahoo.com - May 3 at 10:21 PM
seekingalpha.com logoKT Corporation 2017 Q1 - Results - Earnings Call Slides
seekingalpha.com - April 29 at 12:10 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoHong Kong Telecommunications (HKT) Limited -- Moody's publishes April 2017 edition of Asia TMT Quarterly
finance.yahoo.com - April 27 at 11:49 PM
reuters.com logoBRIEF-KT sells 10.4 pct stake in Genie Music
www.reuters.com - April 27 at 12:10 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoKT Corp. : KT-US: Dividend Analysis : December 30th, 2016 (record date) : By the numbers : April 26, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 26 at 7:08 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoKT Corp (KT) Getting Favorable Media Coverage, Study Finds
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 24 at 8:56 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoKT Corp (KT) Upgraded to "Buy" by Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 23 at 8:03 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoKT Corp (KT) Earns Daily Media Sentiment Rating of 0.37
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 21 at 10:28 PM
bizjournals.com logoBrooklyn 5G Summit Showcases Advanced Research and Technology Fueling 5G Wireless Drive To Commercial Reality
www.bizjournals.com - April 18 at 5:39 PM
reuters.com logoBRIEF-KT Music raises 26.75 bln won in private placement
www.reuters.com - April 14 at 9:05 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks Investment Research Lowers KT Corp (KT) to Hold
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 11 at 7:11 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoKT Corp (KT) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research to "Hold"
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 8 at 1:04 PM
seekingalpha.com logoDespite Recent Surge, KT Corporation Has Room To Run
seekingalpha.com - April 4 at 6:44 AM
reuters.com logoBRIEF-KT Music to change co name to Genie Music
www.reuters.com - March 31 at 9:37 AM
blogs.barrons.com logoAre Cheap South Korean Stocks Worth the Risk?
blogs.barrons.com - March 29 at 10:19 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks Investment Research Upgrades KT Corp (KT) to Buy
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 18 at 10:00 PM
marketwatch.com logoAutomotive Engine Oil Market Report 2017-2027
www.marketwatch.com - March 17 at 6:25 PM
reuters.com logoBRIEF-KT Music to raise 26.75 bln won in private placement
www.reuters.com - March 15 at 6:27 PM
nbcnews.com logoTrump Effect? Smugglers Raise Price for Sneaking People Across U.S. Border
www.nbcnews.com - March 12 at 5:36 PM
nbcnews.com logoResearcher Posts Hacking Tool Pulled From WikiLeaks CIA Release
www.nbcnews.com - March 10 at 7:24 PM
moodys.com logoKT Corporation -- Moody's: KT Corp's solid 2016 results consistent with its A3 rating
www.moodys.com - March 1 at 10:55 PM
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www.businessinsider.com - February 22 at 6:22 PM

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