News stories about KB Financial Group (NYSE:KB) have been trending positive this week, Accern Sentiment reports. The research group rates the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than twenty million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest 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 46.8237505658568 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the immediate future.
Shares of KB Financial Group (NYSE:KB) traded up $0.86 during trading on Tuesday, reaching $58.90. 86,889 shares of the company’s stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 135,055. The firm has a market capitalization of $23,382.48, a P/E ratio of 9.15 and a beta of 1.28. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 2.17, a current ratio of 1.61 and a quick ratio of 1.61. KB Financial Group has a 12-month low of $41.10 and a 12-month high of $63.96.
A number of equities research analysts have issued reports on the stock. Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of KB Financial Group from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Friday, January 19th. TheStreet downgraded shares of KB Financial Group from a “b-” rating to a “c” rating in a research note on Monday, November 27th.
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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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