News headlines about KB Financial Group (NYSE:KB) have been trending somewhat positive this week, Accern reports. The research group identifies positive and negative media coverage by reviewing more than twenty million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. KB Financial Group earned a news impact score of 0.25 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave news headlines about the bank an impact score of 46.8615957385369 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the immediate future.
Several equities research analysts have recently issued reports on the stock. TheStreet cut shares of KB Financial Group from a “b-” rating to a “c” rating in a research report on Monday, November 27th. Zacks Investment Research cut shares of KB Financial Group from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Tuesday, January 9th.
KB Financial Group (NYSE KB) traded up $0.80 during trading on Friday, hitting $58.31. 232,403 shares of the stock traded hands, compared to its average volume of 136,164. The company has a market capitalization of $23,129.85, a PE ratio of 9.05 and a beta of 1.28. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 2.17, a quick ratio of 1.61 and a current ratio of 1.61. KB Financial Group has a 52-week low of $41.10 and a 52-week high of $63.96.
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KB Financial Group Company Profile
KB Financial Group Inc is a financial holding company in Korea. The Company’s operations include Kookmin Bank, a commercial bank in Korea. The Company operates through six business segments: retail banking operations, corporate banking operations, other banking operations, credit card operations, investment and securities operations, and life insurance operations.
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