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South Korean (KOSPI) Department Stores Industry Analysis

UpdatedMay 19, 2022
DataAggregated Company Financials
  • 7D1.8%
  • 3M5.6%
  • 1Y-13.8%
  • YTD7.2%

Over the last 7 days, the Department Stores industry has risen 3.6%, driven by gains from Lotte Shopping of 8.4%. However, the industry is down 16% over the past year. As for the next few years, earnings are expected to grow by 42% per annum.

Industry Valuation and Performance

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

DateMarket CapRevenueEarningsPE
Thu, 19 May 2022₩7.8t₩25.8t₩193.2b6.9x
Sat, 16 Apr 2022₩7.6t₩25.8t₩193.2b6.9x
Mon, 14 Mar 2022₩7.7t₩24.9t₩113.3b9.5x
Wed, 09 Feb 2022₩7.2t₩25.0t₩125.1b9x
Fri, 07 Jan 2022₩7.3t₩25.0t₩116.9bn/a
Sun, 05 Dec 2021₩7.2t₩25.0t₩112.4b9x
Tue, 02 Nov 2021₩8.0t₩24.4t-₩433,041,417,220.0013.6x
Thu, 30 Sep 2021₩8.0t₩24.4t-₩433,041,417,220.0013.4x
Sat, 28 Aug 2021₩8.2t₩24.4t-₩433,041,417,220.0013.5x
Sun, 04 Jul 2021₩8.9t₩24.4t-₩433,041,417,220.0014.7x
Wed, 07 Apr 2021₩9.1t₩23.8t-₩778,735,807,320.0012.3x
Sat, 09 Jan 2021₩7.5t₩23.8t-₩875,839,451,950.008.8x
Fri, 02 Oct 2020₩6.2t₩24.6t-₩1,585,660,544,410.008.6x
Mon, 06 Jul 2020₩6.2t₩25.4t-₩1,529,975,787,970.007.1x
Thu, 09 Apr 2020₩6.1t₩26.5t-₩1,062,114,132,560.006.6x
Wed, 01 Jan 2020₩9.3t₩27.3t-₩180,409,445,140.007.5x
Sat, 05 Oct 2019₩8.8t₩27.1t₩658.3b7.3x
Tue, 09 Jul 2019₩10.2t₩27.0t₩778.4b7.6x
Median PE Ratio


Total Market Cap: ₩10.2tTotal Earnings: ₩728.2bTotal Revenue: ₩26.5tTotal Market Cap vs Earnings and Revenue0%0%0%
South Korean Department Stores Industry Median PE3Y Average 9.1x202020212022
Current Industry PE
  • Investors are relatively neutral on the industry at the moment, indicating that they anticipate long term growth rates to remain steady.
  • The industry is trading close to its 3-year average PE ratio of 9.1x.
Past Earnings Growth
  • The earnings for companies in the Department Stores industry have declined 36% per year over the last three years.
  • Meanwhile 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 Comparison

How does South Korean Department Stores compare with similar industries?

KR Market3.25%
Consumer Discretionary3.22%
General Merchanise and Department Stores1.88%
Department Stores1.84%
General Merchandise Stores4.10%
Industry PEThere is insufficient data on the sub-industries of this industry.
Forecasted GrowthThere is insufficient data on the sub-industries of this industry.

Top Stock Gainers and Losers

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

CompanyLast Price7D1YValuation
A006370 Daegu Department Store₩10.90k2.3%
A019010 VenueG₩2.38k1.9%
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