KT Corp. (NYSE:KT): Stochastic Analysis


Technical Indicators and Signals

The stochastic oscillator indicator is the important indicator to compare the security price over a certain period of time. The stochastic %K of KT Corp. (NYSE:KT) for the period of 9-Day stands at 89.98% while the stochastic %D for the same period stands at 93.12%.

The 7-Day Average Directional Index ADX (also known as Trend Strength Indicator) of KT Corp. (NYSE:KT) signals “Buy” while other important signals like the 20-Day Moving Average Vs. Price signals “Buy”.

Another important signal of trend and momentum of a security is 20-50 Day MACD Oscillator or Moving Average Convergence Divergence signals “Sell” for KT Corp. (NYSE:KT) while 20-100 Day MACD Oscillator indicates “Sell”.

Bollinger band is a volatility indicator of a certain security, currently KT Corp. (NYSE:KT)’s 20-Day Bollinger Band indicates “Buy”.

About Company

KT Corporation provides telecommunication services. Its services include mobile telecommunications services, telephone services, fixed-line and VoIP telephone services. The Company also provides interconnection services to other telecommunications companies, broadband Internet access services and other Internet-related services. It also offers information technology and network services, including consulting, designing, building, and maintaining of systems and communication networks. KT Corporation, formerly known as Korea Telecom Corp., is headquartered in Sungnam, South Korea.

Previous Day Activity Analysis

On the last trading day, KT Corp. (NYSE:KT) opened the session at $14.75 and after going up 1.78% closed at $14.83. The stock gained 0.08 points in the last trade.

KT Corp. (NYSE:KT)’s stock fluctuated in the range of $14.66 and $14.95 during the previous active session. KT Corp. (NYSE:KT) traded with the volume of 1.45 Million with average volume of 1.38 Million. The stock has HIGH volatility on the last trading session.

Currently the Beta for the company remains at 0.51 while ATR (Average True Range) and RSI (Relative Strength Index) are at 0.26 and 56.2 respectively.

Currently the Insider Ownership of the shares of KT Corp. (NYSE:KT) is at 5.9% and the shares outstanding are 459.16 Million.

Important Ratio Analysis

Some important ratios to consider here for KT Corp. (NYSE:KT) are discussed below:

Dividend yield of KT Corp. (NYSE:KT) stands at 2.36% whereas Price to Earnings P/E ratio stands at 10.22 while Forward P/E shows the value of 10.19.

The PEG ratio (Price to Earning to Growth) emits the value of 2.49. The Price to Sale P/S and Price to Book P/B shows the value of 0.34 and 0.71 respectively. While Price to Cash P/C and Price to Free Cash Flow P/FCF stands at 3.28 and 2.38 correspondingly.

The Quick Ratio of KT Corp. (NYSE:KT) stands at 1 while the Current Ratio depicts the value of 1.

Return on Assets ROA of KT Corp. (NYSE:KT) is at 2.4% whereas, Return on Equity ROE and Return of Investment ROI of KT Corp. (NYSE:KT) stand at 6.3% and 5.4% respectively.

The payout ratio of KT Corp. (NYSE:KT) stands at 27.3%.

Stock Performance Analysis

The stock performance of KT Corp. (NYSE:KT) on the basis of 5 day trade show the jump of 6.69% whereas, the monthly performance of the stock shows increase of 3.49%.

The quarterly performance of the stock remained in red zone with the value of -13.93% while six month performance of the shares of KT Corp. (NYSE:KT) remained bearish with the count of -8.74%.

The yearly and YTD performance of KT Corp. (NYSE:KT) remained mix at -6.38% and 5.25% respectively.