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South Korean (KOSPI) Specialty Stores Industry Analysis

UpdatedDec 02, 2021
DataAggregated Company Financials
  • 7D-6.7%
  • 3M-19.6%
  • 1Y-10.4%
  • YTD-3.0%

Over the last 7 days, the Specialty Stores industry has dropped 9.0%, driven by pullbacks from every company within the industry. However, the industry is down 12% over the past year.

Industry Valuation and Performance

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

DateMarket CapRevenueEarningsPE
Thu, 02 Dec 2021₩7.8t₩9.2t₩203.5b6.2x
Sat, 30 Oct 2021₩8.4t₩9.0t₩126.1b8.4x
Mon, 27 Sep 2021₩7.5t₩9.0t₩126.1b8.2x
Wed, 25 Aug 2021₩7.5t₩12.5t₩255.2b8.1x
Thu, 01 Jul 2021₩8.3t₩12.5t₩255.2b8.9x
Sun, 04 Apr 2021₩7.6t₩11.7t₩123.2b9.8x
Wed, 06 Jan 2021₩6.8t₩11.7t-₩12,689,162,770.0011.8x
Sat, 10 Oct 2020₩6.3t₩12.5t₩20.9b9.9x
Fri, 03 Jul 2020₩6.1t₩13.0t₩34.4b8.4x
Mon, 06 Apr 2020₩5.7t₩13.9t₩119.4b12x
Thu, 09 Jan 2020₩7.4t₩14.2t₩309.8b17.5x
Wed, 02 Oct 2019₩7.0t₩13.6t₩288.8b17x
Sat, 06 Jul 2019₩8.2t₩13.2t₩370.7b20x
Tue, 09 Apr 2019₩8.6t₩12.9t₩364.8b17x
Mon, 31 Dec 2018₩6.8t₩12.7t₩324.0b17.2x
PE Ratio


Total Market Cap: ₩7.2tTotal Earnings: ₩372.8bTotal Revenue: ₩12.3t0%0%0%3 Year10 Year

Current Industry PE: Investors are more pessimistic on the industry, considering it's trading at a PE ratio of 6.3x which is lower than its 3-year average PE of 13.3x. It appears they believe that earnings will not grow as fast as they have historically.

Past Earnings Growth: The earnings for companies in the Specialty Retail industry have declined 18% per year over the last three years, and revenues have also declined 9.4% per year. This means overall sales from these companies are declining and profits are subsequently falling as well.

Industry Trends

Which industries have driven the changes within the South Korean Specialty Stores industry?

Computer and Electronics Retail-5.09%
Apparel Retail-6.37%
Automotive Retail-6.43%
Specialty Stores-7.74%

Industry PE: Investors are most optimistic about the Apparel Retail industry even though it's trading below its 3-year average PE ratio of 34.3x. However analysts are expecting annual earnings growth of 21%, which is lower than the prior year's growth of 71% per year. So the market might believe that analysts are underestimating future growth. Meanwhile, investors are most pessimistic about the Automotive Retail industry, which is trading below its 3-year average of 5.8x.

Forecasted Growth: Analysts are most optimistic on the Specialty Stores industry, expecting annual earnings growth of 75% over the next 5 years. Meanwhile, the Computer and Electronics Retail industry is expected to see its earnings growth to stay flat over the next few years.

Top Stock Gainers and Losers

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

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