Woori Financial Group Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.01 (+0.03 %)
(As of 06/11/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Volume7,954 shs
Average Volume18,098 shs
Market Capitalization$7.40 billion
P/E Ratio6.08
Dividend Yield2.57%
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About Woori Financial Group

Woori Financial Group Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates as a commercial bank that provides a range of financial services to individual, business, and institutional customers in Korea. It operates through Banking, Credit Card, Investment Banking, and Others segments. The company offers savings, demand, and installment accounts; time deposits and certificates of deposit; and working capital, facilities, general purpose household, mortgage, and home equity loans. It also offers debit and credit cards, cash services, card loans, and related services; lease and trade financing; and securities operation, sale of financial instruments, project financing, and other related activities. In addition, the company provides credit purchase, cash advance, foreign exchange services and dealing, import and export-related services, offshore lending, syndicated loans and foreign currency securities investment, investment trust products, bancassurance, and private equity funds. Further, it is involved in the real estate, system software development and maintenance, financing, credit information, securities investment and trading, derivatives trading, asset securitization, and other service and credit financing businesses. The company also offers automated telephone, Internet, and mobile banking services. As of December 31, 2020, it served customers through a network of 821 branches and 4,531 ATMs. The company was founded in 1899 and is headquartered in Seoul, South Korea.


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1.21 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

906th out of 1,979 stocks

Commercial Banks, Not Elsewhere Classified Industry

36th out of 73 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 0.0Community Rank: 2.5Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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Woori Financial Group (NYSE:WF) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Woori Financial Group a buy right now?

1 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Woori Financial Group in the last year. There are currently 1 buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "buy" Woori Financial Group stock.
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Are investors shorting Woori Financial Group?

Woori Financial Group saw a decline in short interest during the month of May. As of May 28th, there was short interest totaling 17,400 shares, a decline of 51.7% from the May 13th total of 36,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 13,300 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 1.3 days.
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When is Woori Financial Group's next earnings date?

Woori Financial Group is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, August 16th 2021.
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How has Woori Financial Group's stock price been impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19)?

Woori Financial Group's stock was trading at $21.59 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, WF shares have increased by 42.4% and is now trading at $30.74.
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Is Woori Financial Group a good dividend stock?

Woori Financial Group pays an annual dividend of $0.79 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 2.57%. The dividend payout ratio of Woori Financial Group is 17.83%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%.
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Who are Woori Financial Group's key executives?

Woori Financial Group's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Tae Seung Son, Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 62)
  • Kim Yongjin, Mang. of Daewoo
  • Seungwook Oh, Mang. of Daewoo
  • Youngcheol Kim, Mang. of Daewoo
  • Daesung Park, Mang. of Daewoo
  • Jaewan Lee, Mang. of Daewoo
  • Mr. Byoung-Kwon Woo, Sr. MD & Compliance Officer (Age 57)
  • Mr. Dong-Yeun Lee, Exec. VP of IT Group (Age 61)
  • Mr. Jong-In Lee, Exec. VP of Risk Management Group (Age 62)
  • Mr. Tae-Joong Ha, Exec. VP of Corp. Banking Bus. Group (Age 62)

What is Pal-Seung Lee's approval rating as Woori Financial Group's CEO?

1 employees have rated Woori Financial Group CEO Pal-Seung Lee on Glassdoor.com. Pal-Seung Lee has an approval rating of 100% among Woori Financial Group's employees. This puts Pal-Seung Lee in the top 10% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

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What other stocks do shareholders of Woori Financial Group own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Woori Financial Group investors own include The Boeing (BA), The Walt Disney (DIS), Pfizer (PFE), Verizon Communications (VZ), Wells Fargo & Company (WFC), Carnival Co. & (CCL), GlaxoSmithKline (GSK), United Airlines (UAL), Apple Hospitality REIT (APLE) and Chevron (CVX).

What is Woori Financial Group's stock symbol?

Woori Financial Group trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "WF."

Who are Woori Financial Group's major shareholders?

Woori Financial Group's stock is owned by a number of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (0.50%), Thomas White International Ltd. (0.06%), Arrowstreet Capital Limited Partnership (0.05%), Morgan Stanley (0.03%), JustInvest LLC (0.01%) and Signaturefd LLC (0.01%).

Which institutional investors are selling Woori Financial Group stock?

WF stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Arrowstreet Capital Limited Partnership, Morgan Stanley, Signaturefd LLC, US Bancorp DE, and Northern Trust Corp.

Which institutional investors are buying Woori Financial Group stock?

WF stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Guggenheim Capital LLC, Jane Street Group LLC, Thomas White International Ltd., Ethic Inc., Acadian Asset Management LLC, Renaissance Technologies LLC, and UBS Group AG.

How do I buy shares of Woori Financial Group?

Shares of WF 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 Woori Financial Group's stock price today?

One share of WF stock can currently be purchased for approximately $30.74.

How much money does Woori Financial Group make?

Woori Financial Group has a market capitalization of $7.40 billion and generates $9.47 billion in revenue each year. The bank earns $1.20 billion in net income (profit) each year or $4.43 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Woori Financial Group have?

Woori Financial Group employs 13,715 workers across the globe.

When was Woori Financial Group founded?

Woori Financial Group was founded in 1899.

What is Woori Financial Group's official website?

The official website for Woori Financial Group is www.wooribank.com.

Where are Woori Financial Group's headquarters?

Woori Financial Group is headquartered at 51 SOGONG-RO JUNG-GU, Seoul M5, 04632.

How can I contact Woori Financial Group?

Woori Financial Group's mailing address is 51 SOGONG-RO JUNG-GU, Seoul M5, 04632. The bank can be reached via phone at 82-2-2125-2050.

This page was last updated on 6/14/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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