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Karnataka Bank Performance

Days Range

Low: ₹235.05
High: ₹241.35
Previous Close ₹240.85
Open ₹240.85
Volume 10,21,164
Day’s Range ₹235.05 - ₹241.35
52W Range ₹124.50 - ₹286.55
Market Cap ₹8,360.26 Cr

Fundamentals of Karnataka Bank

ROCE (TTM) 1.63%
P/E Ratio (TTM) 6.03
P/B Ratio 1.01
Industry P/E 14.2
Debt to Equity NA
ROE 16.73%
EPS (TTM) 39.95
Dividend Yield 1.87%
Book Value 239
Face Value 10

Financials of Karnataka Bank

Mar 2023Jun 2023Sep 2023Dec 2023
Profit before tax432.28449.63402.26395.92
Net Profit353.53370.73330.24331.21
EPS in Rs11.3311.8710.569.79

About Karnataka Bank

Karnataka Bank provides several banking & financial services, including retail, corporate banking and para-banking, treasury and foreign exchange business. It is a leading ‘A’ Class Scheduled Commercial Bank in India, which was incorporated in February 1924 and commenced operations on May 23, 1924. The bank pressed growth accelerator and opened its 2nd branch in Madras in 1930. After 4 years, it inaugurated its 3rd branch at Car Street-Udupi in 1934.

It opened its first branch in Banglore in 1947 at Kempe Gowda Road, and the bank’s total business turnover surpassed  ₹1 crore in 1953. The bank continued its business and financial growth, which was indicated by the turnover of  ₹10  crore in 1966. It opened its 100th branch at Melpal in December 1971. In 1979, the bank’s deposits crossed ₹100 crore mark. During 1989-90, bank deposits crossed the prestigious mark of ₹500 crore.

It inaugurated its first industrial finance branch in Bangalore during 1994-95. During 2001-02, the business turnover crossed ₹10,000 crore and declared the highest dividend of 60%. During 2009-10, it introduced deposit products such as KBL – Tarun, KBL – Kishore, KBL – Salary Privilege, SB – Money Platinum, and CA – Money Platinum. It commenced operations as a Self Certified Syndicate Bank (SCSB) by providing the facility of Application Supported by Blocked Amount in 2012-13. 

It partnered with Maruti Suzuki to provide retail vehicle finance support to its customers during 2020-21. The bank was authorised by the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) for collection of Direct and Indirect Taxes on behalf of CBDT and CBIC during 2023-24

Business Segments

  • Retail Banking: Under this segment, the bank offers an extensive range of personal banking products, such as home loans, automobile loans, personal loans, education loans, etc.
  • Corporate and Wholesale Banking: The bank provides services to meet the specific needs of corporate and wholesale banking business clients, focusing on serving entities with an individual exposure exceeding ₹7.50 crore.
  • Treasury: The Bank’s treasury operations mainly manage statutory reserves, such as Statutory Liquidity Ratio (SLR) and Cash Reserve Ratio (CRR), while ensuring effective liquidity management.
  • Other Banking Operations: Under this segment, the bank offers various products and services, including savings accounts, current accounts, wholesale term deposits, international debit cards, locker facilities, and depository services.

As of March 31, 2023, the company had only one wholly-owned subsidiary, KBL Services Ltd, which was acquired by the bank in 2020.

Key Personnel

Mr. Srikrishnan Hari Hara Sarma, Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer,

Mr. Srikrishnan Hari Hara Sarma is the current MD and CEO of the bank, which assumed the role on June 09, 2023. He has nearly four decades of experience across Commercial, Retail and transactional Banking, Technology and Payments. He has worked with HDFC Bank, Yes Bank and Jio Payments Bank Limited in his prior stints.

Corporate Actions

The bank has no history of bonus issues, stock splits or other corporate actions.

Parent Organisation Indian Private
Founded 1924
Managing Director Pradeep Kumar

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Karnataka Bank (KTKBANK) share price as of February 26, 2024, on NSE is Rs 236.60 (NSE) and Rs 236.65 (BSE) on BSE.

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Is Karnataka Bank a Debt free Company?

No, Karntaka Bank is not a debt free company.

What is the main business of Karnataka Bank?

The main business of Karnataka Bank is to offer financial services, namely personal banking, NRI priority banking, business banking, agricultural banking, digital banking, and payments.

How many branches does Karnataka Bank have?

Karnataka Bank has 880 branches, with 54% concentrated in metro and urban areas and the remaining 46% in rural and semi-urban areas, as on 31st December 2022.