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South Korean (KOSPI) General Merchanise and Department Stores Industry Analysis

UpdatedDec 02, 2021
DataAggregated Company Financials
  • 7D1.1%
  • 3M-15.1%
  • 1Y-6.5%
  • YTD-5.5%

Over the last 7 days, the General Merchanise and Department Stores industry has risen 1.1%, driven by gains from Shinsegae of 6.8%. However, the industry is down 6.5% over the past year.

Industry Valuation and Performance

Has the South Korean General Merchanise and Department Stores Industry valuation changed over the past few years?

DateMarket CapRevenueEarningsPE
Sat, 04 Dec 2021₩6.9t₩25.4t₩108.2b8.5x
Mon, 01 Nov 2021₩8.1t₩24.7t-₩437,236,787,580.0014x
Wed, 29 Sep 2021₩8.2t₩24.7t-₩437,236,787,580.0013.5x
Fri, 27 Aug 2021₩8.3t₩24.7t-₩437,236,787,580.0013.5x
Sat, 03 Jul 2021₩9.1t₩24.7t-₩437,236,787,580.0014.7x
Tue, 06 Apr 2021₩9.3t₩24.2t-₩785,151,423,980.0012.3x
Fri, 08 Jan 2021₩7.7t₩24.1t-₩881,827,741,620.008.8x
Thu, 01 Oct 2020₩6.3t₩25.0t-₩1,597,459,695,060.008.6x
Sun, 05 Jul 2020₩6.3t₩25.7t-₩1,542,864,662,030.007.1x
Wed, 08 Apr 2020₩6.2t₩26.8t-₩1,070,854,186,040.006.6x
Tue, 31 Dec 2019₩9.5t₩27.6t-₩188,475,434,680.007.5x
Fri, 04 Oct 2019₩9.0t₩27.4t₩658.8b8.8x
Mon, 08 Jul 2019₩10.4t₩27.3t₩780.3b8.8x
Sun, 31 Mar 2019₩11.7t₩26.8t₩726.2b10.8x
Wed, 02 Jan 2019₩11.4t₩26.2t₩181.6b10.9x
PE Ratio


Total Market Cap: ₩11.4tTotal Earnings: ₩181.6bTotal Revenue: ₩26.2t0%0%0%3 Year10 Year

Current Industry PE: Investors are relatively neutral on the industry at the moment, considering it's trading close to its 3-year average PE ratio of 9.8x. It appears they believe that earnings will grow in-line with historical growth rates.

Past Earnings Growth: The earnings for companies in the Multiline Retail industry have declined 47% per year over the last three years, while revenues have remained mostly flat. This means that although sales have remained flat, either the cost of doing business or the level of investment back into businesses has increased, which has decreased profits.

Industry Trends

Which industries have driven the changes within the South Korean General Merchanise and Department Stores industry?

Department Stores1.25%
General Merchandise Stores-9.07%

Industry PE: Investors are most optimistic about the Department Stores industry, which is trading close to its 3-year average PE ratio of 9.3x. However analysts are expecting annual earnings growth of 18%, which is lower than the prior year's growth of 27% per year. So the market might believe that analysts are underestimating future growth.

Forecasted Growth: Analysts are most optimistic on the Department Stores industry, expecting annual earnings growth of 18% over the next 5 years. However this is lower than its past earnings growth rate of 27% per year.

Top Stock Gainers and Losers

Which companies have driven the market over the last 7 days?

A004170 Shinsegae9.8%+₩211.5b2.3%PE9.2x
A069960 Hyundai Department Store1.5%+₩24.0b-2.7%PE10.3x
A019010 VenueG2.1%+₩1.8b39.9%PE2.1x
A006370 Daegu Department Store2.0%+₩1.7b-8.1%PS1x
A037710 Gwangju Shinsegae0.6%+₩1.6b18.6%PE5.6x
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