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

UpdatedSep 26, 2023
DataAggregated Company Financials
  • 7D-2.7%
  • 3M5.0%
  • 1Y-6.7%
  • YTD-10.2%

Over the last 7 days, the General Merchandise and Department Stores industry has dropped 2.1%, driven by a pullback from SHINSEGAE of 4.7%. The industry has fallen 11% in the last year. As for the next few years, earnings are expected to grow by 35% per annum.

Industry Valuation and Performance

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

DateMarket CapRevenueEarningsPEAbsolute PEPS
Tue, 26 Sep 2023₩7.6t₩33.6t₩385.9b7.8x19.6x0.2x
Thu, 24 Aug 2023₩7.4t₩34.1t₩398.9b8.5x18.6x0.2x
Sat, 22 Jul 2023₩7.3t₩34.4t₩315.6b8.7x23x0.2x
Mon, 19 Jun 2023₩7.2t₩34.1t₩278.7b6.4x25.7x0.2x
Wed, 17 May 2023₩7.4t₩34.3t₩283.6b6.4x26x0.2x
Fri, 14 Apr 2023₩7.6t₩34.3t₩291.9b6.5x25.9x0.2x
Sun, 12 Mar 2023₩6.4t₩27.9t₩174.1b5.6x36.5x0.2x
Tue, 07 Feb 2023₩7.0t₩27.9t-₩51,213,847,230.006.5x-136.5x0.3x
Thu, 05 Jan 2023₩6.8t₩28.2t-₩66,002,872,320.006x-103.3x0.2x
Sat, 03 Dec 2022₩6.6t₩28.2t-₩66,002,872,320.006.2x-99.2x0.2x
Mon, 31 Oct 2022₩6.7t₩27.5t₩479.3b4.9x14x0.2x
Wed, 28 Sep 2022₩6.8t₩27.5t₩479.3b5x14.2x0.2x
Fri, 26 Aug 2022₩7.2t₩27.4t₩479.3b5.1x15x0.3x
Sun, 24 Jul 2022₩7.0t₩26.7t₩340.5b5.5x20.6x0.3x
Tue, 21 Jun 2022₩7.4t₩26.7t₩340.5b5.6x21.6x0.3x
Thu, 19 May 2022₩7.9t₩26.1t₩178.6b6.9x44.5x0.3x
Sat, 16 Apr 2022₩7.8t₩26.1t₩178.6b6.9x43.4x0.3x
Mon, 14 Mar 2022₩7.8t₩25.2t₩109.1b9.5x71.9x0.3x
Wed, 09 Feb 2022₩7.3t₩25.4t₩120.9b9x60.5x0.3x
Fri, 07 Jan 2022₩7.4t₩25.4t₩112.7bn/a66x0.3x
Sun, 05 Dec 2021₩7.3t₩25.4t₩108.2b9x67.5x0.3x
Tue, 02 Nov 2021₩8.1t₩24.7t-₩437,236,787,580.0013.6x-18.6x0.3x
Thu, 30 Sep 2021₩8.1t₩24.7t-₩437,236,787,580.0013.4x-18.6x0.3x
Sat, 28 Aug 2021₩8.3t₩24.7t-₩437,236,787,580.0013.5x-19x0.3x
Sun, 04 Jul 2021₩9.1t₩24.7t-₩437,236,787,580.0014.7x-20.7x0.4x
Wed, 07 Apr 2021₩9.3t₩24.2t-₩785,151,423,980.0012.3x-11.9x0.4x
Sat, 09 Jan 2021₩7.7t₩24.1t-₩881,827,741,620.008.8x-8.7x0.3x
Fri, 02 Oct 2020₩6.3t₩25.0t-₩1,597,459,695,060.008.6x-3.9x0.3x
Price to Earnings Ratio


Total Market Cap: ₩6.3tTotal Earnings: -₩1,597,459,695,060.00Total Revenue: ₩25.0tTotal Market Cap vs Earnings and Revenue0%0%0%
South Korean General Merchandise and Department Stores Industry Price to Earnings3Y Average 2.1x202120222023
Current Industry PE
  • Investors are optimistic on the South Korean Multiline Retail industry, and appear confident in long term growth rates.
  • The industry is trading at a PE ratio of 19.7x which is higher than its 3-year average PE of 2.1x.
  • The industry is trading close to its 3-year average PS ratio of 0.29x.
Past Earnings Growth
  • Total earnings for the Multiline Retail industry have gone up over the last three years, and the industry is now profitable. Revenues have grown 10% per year.
  • This means that more sales are being generated by the industry overall, and subsequently profits are increasing too.

Industry Trends

Which industries have driven the changes within the South Korean Consumer Discretionary industry?

KR Market-3.54%
Consumer Discretionary-0.27%
General Merchandise and Department Stores-2.67%
Department Stores0%
General Merchandise Stores0%
Broadline Retail-2.67%
Industry PE
  • Investors are most optimistic about the Broadline Retail industry even though it's trading below its 3-year average PE ratio of 23.9x.
    • Analysts are expecting annual earnings growth of 35.5%, which is higher than its past year's earnings decline of 29.1% per year.
  • Investors are most pessimistic about the Broadline Retail industry, which is trading below its 3-year average of 23.9x.
Forecasted Growth
  • Analysts are most optimistic on the Broadline Retail industry, expecting annual earnings growth of 35% over the next 5 years.
  • This is better than its past earnings decline of 29% per year.
  • In contrast, the Broadline Retail industry is expected to see its earnings grow by 35% per year over the next few years.

Top Stock Gainers and Losers

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

CompanyLast Price7D1YValuation
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