NYSE:WF - Woori Bank Stock Price, News, Headlines & Rumors

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$42.78 -0.58 (-1.34 %)
(As of 08/16/2018 02:13 AM ET)
Previous Close$43.36
Today's Range$42.43 - $43.08
52-Week Range$38.29 - $51.07
Volume8,723 shs
Average Volume15,608 shs
Market Capitalization$9.73 billion
P/E Ratio7.92
Dividend Yield5.51%
Woori Bank logoWoori Bank Co., Ltd., together with its subsidiaries, provides commercial banking products and services to individuals, small- and medium-sized enterprises, and large corporations in South Korea. It operates through six segments: Consumer Banking, Corporate Banking, Investment Banking, Capital Markets, Credit Card, and Other Operations. The company accepts demand, time, saving, and installment deposits, as well as certificates of deposit. It also offers working capital, facilities, general purpose household, mortgage, and home equity loans. In addition, the company provides financial and real estate advisory, electronic banking, automated telephone banking system, mobile banking, and online escrow services, as well as Win-CMS, an electronic cash management system and in-house banking platform; credit cards; and securities investment and trading, derivatives trading, asset securitization, and investment banking services. Further, it offers international banking services, including foreign exchange and dealing, import and export-related services, offshore lending, syndicated loans, and foreign currency securities investment, as well as commercial banking services to retail and corporate customers; and asset management services, such as trust management, and trustee and custodian services relating to securities investment trusts. Additionally, the company is involved in the management of National Housing Urban Fund; and development and maintenance of system software, as well as in bancassurance, private equity, finance, and other credit finance credit information businesses. As of December 31, 2016, it had a total of 894 branches and offices in Korea; and 22 branches and offices internationally. Woori Bank Co., Ltd. was founded in 1899 and is headquartered in Seoul, South Korea.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Commercial banks, not elsewhere classified


Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.64
Current Ratio1.07
Quick Ratio1.07


Trailing P/E Ratio7.92
Forward P/E Ratio6.04
P/E Growth1.02

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$8.94 billion
Price / Sales1.07
Cash Flow$6.9561 per share
Price / Cash6.15
Book Value$85.85 per share
Price / Book0.50


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$5.40
Net Income$1.42 billion
Net Margins15.09%
Return on Equity6.71%
Return on Assets0.43%


Outstanding Shares224,420,000
Market Cap$9.73 billion

Woori Bank (NYSE:WF) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Woori Bank's stock symbol?

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

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Woori Bank?

1 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Woori Bank in the last year. There are currently 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Woori Bank.

Who are some of Woori Bank's key competitors?

Who are Woori Bank's key executives?

Woori Bank's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Kwang-Goo Lee, Pres, CEO & Standing Director (Age 61)
  • Mr. Tae-Seung Sohn, Pres, CEO & Standing Director (Age 59)
  • Mr. Kwang-Seok Kwon, Exec. VP of Investment Banking Bus. Group & External Relations Division (Age 56)
  • Eun Kyung Kim, Head of Investor Relations
  • Mr. Seong-Il Park, Exec. VP and Compliance Officer (Age 60)

Has Woori Bank been receiving favorable news coverage?

News stories about WF stock have trended somewhat positive this week, Accern reports. The research firm identifies negative and positive press coverage by analyzing more than 20 million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Woori Bank earned a news impact score of 0.22 on Accern's scale. They also gave news articles about the bank an impact score of 47.87 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near term. View Recent Headlines for Woori Bank.

Who are Woori Bank's major shareholders?

Woori Bank's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Aperio Group LLC (0.06%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (0.02%), Connor Clark & Lunn Investment Management Ltd. (0.02%), Assetmark Inc. (0.01%), Wetherby Asset Management Inc. (0.00%) and Confluence Investment Management LLC (0.00%).

Which institutional investors are buying Woori Bank stock?

WF stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Aperio Group LLC, Connor Clark & Lunn Investment Management Ltd., Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Confluence Investment Management LLC, Wetherby Asset Management Inc., Picton Mahoney Asset Management, Assetmark Inc. and Signaturefd LLC.

How do I buy shares of Woori Bank?

Shares of WF 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 Woori Bank's stock price today?

One share of WF stock can currently be purchased for approximately $42.78.

How big of a company is Woori Bank?

Woori Bank has a market capitalization of $9.73 billion and generates $8.94 billion in revenue each year. The bank earns $1.42 billion in net income (profit) each year or $5.40 on an earnings per share basis. Woori Bank employs 15,536 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Woori Bank?

Woori Bank's mailing address is 51 Sogong-ro Jung-gu, Seoul M5, 04632. The bank can be reached via phone at 82-2-2125-2110.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Woori Bank (NYSE WF)

Community Ranking:  2.1 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  104 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  139 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  243
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Woori Bank and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe WF will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe WF will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 8/16/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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