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NYSE:KT

KT - KT Stock Forecast, Price & News

$14.21
-0.28 (-1.93%)
(As of 08/12/2022 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$14.18
$14.43
50-Day Range
$13.60
$14.85
52-Week Range
$12.33
$15.30
Volume
680,695 shs
Average Volume
721,082 shs
Market Capitalization
$6.70 billion
P/E Ratio
5.42
Dividend Yield
4.48%
Price Target
N/A

KT MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
N/A
Upside/​Downside
N/A
Short Interest
Healthy
0.37% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Strong
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
N/A
News Sentiment
0.28mentions of KT in the last 14 days
Based on 5 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
N/A
Proj. Earnings Growth
3.65%
From $2.19 to $2.27 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

MarketRank is calculated as an average of available category scores, with extra weight given to analysis and valuation.

2.78 out of 5 stars

Computer And Technology Sector

101st out of 665 stocks

Telephone Communication, Except Radio Industry

6th out of 29 stocks

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About KT (NYSE:KT) Stock

KT Corporation provides integrated telecommunications and platform services in Korea and internationally. The company offers fixed-line telephone services, including local, domestic long-distance, international long-distance, and voice over Internet protocol telephone services, as well as interconnection services; broadband Internet access service and other Internet-related services; and data communication services, such as fixed-line and leased line services, as well as broadband Internet connection services. It also provides media and content services, including IPTV, satellite TV, digital music, e-commerce, online advertising consulting, and digital comics and novels services; and credit card processing and other financial services. In addition, the company offers information technology and network services, and satellite services; sells handsets and miscellaneous telecommunications equipment; develops and sells residential units and commercial real estate; and rents real estate properties. Further, it maintains public telephones; offers security, B2C and B2B, investment fund, software development and data processing, value added network, system integration and maintenance, mobile marketing, PCS distribution, satellite broadcasting, cloud system implementation, network installation and management, and data center development and related services. Additionally, the company is involved in the Internet banking ASP and security solutions, residential building development and supply, sports group management, technology business finance, software development and supply, submarine cable construction and maintenance, and trunk radio systems businesses. As of December 31, 2020, the company served approximately 22.3 million mobile subscribers and 8.8 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.

Analyst Ratings Changes

KT has been the subject of a number of research reports. StockNews.com cut shares of KT from a "strong-buy" rating to a "buy" rating in a report on Friday. The Goldman Sachs Group upgraded shares of KT from a "neutral" rating to a "buy" rating in a report on Monday, May 30th.

KT Stock Down 1.9 %

Shares of NYSE:KT opened at $14.21 on Friday. The stock has a market capitalization of $6.70 billion, a P/E ratio of 5.42, a P/E/G ratio of 0.86 and a beta of 0.71. The company has a 50-day moving average price of $14.18 and a 200-day moving average price of $14.01. KT has a 1 year low of $12.33 and a 1 year high of $15.30. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.44, a current ratio of 1.23 and a quick ratio of 1.17.

KT (NYSE:KT - Get Rating) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Friday, May 27th. The technology company reported $0.69 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter. The firm had revenue of $5.02 billion during the quarter. KT had a net margin of 5.81% and a return on equity of 8.74%. On average, equities research analysts forecast that KT will post 2.19 EPS for the current fiscal year.

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KT Company Calendar

Last Earnings
5/27/2022
Today
8/14/2022
Next Earnings (Estimated)
8/26/2022
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2022

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Telephone communication, except radio
Sub-Industry
N/A
Employees
21,759
Year Founded
N/A

Profitability

Net Income
$1.22 billion
Pretax Margin
8.77%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$21.74 billion
Cash Flow
$9.47 per share
Book Value
$31.62 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
466,900,000
Market Cap
$6.70 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
0.71

Key Executives

  • Mr. Hyeon-Mo Ku (Age 58)
    CEO & Representative Director
    Comp: $1.17M
  • Mr. Hyun-Yok Sheen (Age 54)
    Sr. Exec. VP of Corp. Management Group
    Comp: $623.7k
  • Mr. Jong-Ook Park (Age 60)
    Pres of Safety & Health Office, Corp. Planning Group
    Comp: $758.45k
  • Soo-Jung Shin (Age 57)
    Sr. Exec. VP of Enterprise Bus. Group
    Comp: $643.72k
  • Kyung-Lim Yun (Age 59)
    Pres & Head of Group Transformation Group
  • Mr. Young Jin Kim (Age 55)
    Exec. VP of Fin. Management Office & CFO
  • Seung-Hoon Chi
    Sr. VP & Investor Relations Officer
  • Sang-Don Ahn (Age 60)
    Sr. Exec. VP of Legal Affairs Office
  • Yul-Mo Yang (Age 55)
    Exec. VP of PR Office
  • Young-Jin Lee (Age 50)
    Sr. VP of Group HR Office













KT Stock - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell KT stock right now?

2 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for KT in the last year. There are currently 2 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "buy" KT shares.
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How have KT shares performed in 2022?

KT's stock was trading at $12.57 at the beginning of the year. Since then, KT shares have increased by 13.0% and is now trading at $14.21.
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When is KT's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Friday, August 26th 2022.
View our KT earnings forecast
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How were KT's earnings last quarter?

KT Co. (NYSE:KT) issued its earnings results on Friday, May, 27th. The technology company reported $0.69 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter. The technology company had revenue of $5.02 billion for the quarter. KT had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 8.74% and a net margin of 5.81%.

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

KT declared an annual dividend on Wednesday, April 27th. Stockholders of record on Friday, December 31st will be given a dividend of $0.636 per share on Wednesday, May 4th. This represents a yield of 4.52%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, December 30th.
Read our dividend analysis for KT
.

Is KT a good dividend stock?

KT (NYSE:KT) pays an annual dividend of $0.64 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 4.39%. KT has a dividend yield higher than 75% of all dividend-paying stocks, making it a leading dividend payer. The dividend payout ratio is 24.43%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, KT will have a dividend payout ratio of 28.19% next year. This indicates that the company will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
Read our dividend analysis for KT.

What is Chang Gyu Hwang's approval rating as KT's CEO?

14 employees have rated KT Chief Executive Officer Chang Gyu Hwang on Glassdoor.com. Chang Gyu Hwang has an approval rating of 50% among the company's employees. This puts Chang Gyu Hwang in the bottom 25% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

What other stocks do shareholders of KT own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other KT investors own include QUALCOMM (QCOM), Pfizer (PFE), AbbVie (ABBV), International Business Machines (IBM), AT&T (T), Energy Transfer (ET), Walt Disney (DIS), General Electric (GE), Verizon Communications (VZ) and Bristol-Myers Squibb (BMY).

What is KT's stock symbol?

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

Who are KT's major shareholders?

KT's stock is owned by many different institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Silchester International Investors LLP (5.39%), Allspring Global Investments Holdings LLC (2.17%), Russell Investments Group Ltd. (1.09%), Kiltearn Partners LLP (0.71%), Lazard Asset Management LLC (0.40%) and Healthcare of Ontario Pension Plan Trust Fund (0.14%).

How do I buy shares of KT?

Shares of KT stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is KT's stock price today?

One share of KT stock can currently be purchased for approximately $14.21.

How much money does KT make?

KT (NYSE:KT) has a market capitalization of $6.70 billion and generates $21.74 billion in revenue each year. The technology company earns $1.22 billion in net income (profit) each year or $2.62 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does KT have?

The company employs 21,759 workers across the globe.

How can I contact KT?

KT's mailing address is 90 Buljeong-ro, Seongnam M5, 13606. The official website for the company is www.kt.com. The technology company can be reached via phone at (231) 727-0114 or via fax at 82-3-1727-0949.

This page (NYSE:KT) was last updated on 8/14/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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