There is a slight risk associated with trading before and after the market open. Due to lower liquidity and higher volatility, extended-hours trading may result in wider spreads on particular security due to the release of critical financial information after regular trading hours. The stock was recently discussed on Yahoo Finance as it revealed that Epsilon Awarded Global Company of the Year Award by Frost & Sullivan for Its Market-leading Connectivity Solutions.
This NYSE-listed company operates within the Telecom Services industry segment, falling under the Communication Services sector. The current market capitalization of KT Corporation ADR is $6.94B. A total of 1.12 million shares were traded on the day, compared to an average of 758.99K shares.
The income generated by dividends is an indication that a company is improving its financial position, which is why investors prefer companies paying dividends. KT Corporation ADR pays an annual dividend of $0.75, resulting in a dividend yield of 5.30%, and it has a price to earnings (P/E) ratio of 7.80. KT’s most recent ex-dividend date was 12/30/2021 when it declared a $0.6360 quarterly dividend that was paid in cash on 5/4/2022.
Even though price targets are rarely accurate, they do tend to exert some kind of influence from time to time and are often considered important by markets. According to analysts who have offered 12-month price targets for KT in the last 3 months, the mean price target is $43,527.78 with high estimates of $70,000.00 and low estimates of $33,000.00. In terms of 52-week highs and lows, KT has a high of $14.48 and a low of $11.04.
As of this writing, KT has an earnings estimate of $0 per share for the current quarter. EPS was calculated based on a consensus of 0 estimates, with a high estimate of $0 per share and a lower estimate of $0.
Balance Sheet Annually/Quarterly
In a balance sheet, you can see what assets and liabilities the company has, as well as how much equity investors have invested. These figures can be used to calculate a company’s financial ratios to give investors a better idea of its prospects. KT’s latest balance sheet shows that the firm has $4.21T in Cash & Short Term Investments as of fiscal 2021. There were $8.44T in debt and $10.07T in liabilities at the time. Its Book Value Per Share was $24.93, while its Total Shareholder’s Equity was $16.57T.
The risks associated with pre-market and after-hours trading may be slightly higher than the regular market hours. The reason is that extended-hours trading may result in wider spreads for particular security due to lower liquidity and higher volatility as issuers often announce critical financial information outside regular trading hours. Currently, 0 analysts are providing their opinions on the stock. On a scale of 1 to 5, with 1 being Sell and 5 being Buy, the average analyst rating for KT is Buy with a score of 5.00.