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South Korean (KOSPI) Food and Staples Retail Industry Analysis

UpdatedDec 06, 2022
DataAggregated Company Financials
Companies10
  • 7D-0.3%
  • 3M6.6%
  • 1Y-13.0%
  • YTD-12.5%

Over the last 7 days, the Food and Staples Retail industry has dropped 2.2%, driven by BGF retail declining 1.5%. However, the industry is down 13% over the past year. Looking forward, earnings are forecast to grow by 7.7% annually.

Industry Valuation and Performance

Has the South Korean Food and Staples Retail Industry valuation changed over the past few years?

DateMarket CapRevenueEarningsPEAbsolute PEPS
Wed, 07 Dec 2022₩12.4t₩54.4t₩1.4t9.9x8.7x0.2x
Fri, 04 Nov 2022₩11.6t₩52.2t₩2.9t6.5x3.9x0.2x
Sun, 02 Oct 2022₩11.2t₩52.2t₩2.9t6.8x3.8x0.2x
Tue, 30 Aug 2022₩11.8t₩52.2t₩2.9t7.3x4x0.2x
Thu, 28 Jul 2022₩12.7t₩49.9t₩3.4t8.4x3.7x0.3x
Sat, 25 Jun 2022₩12.5t₩49.9t₩3.4t9x3.6x0.3x
Mon, 23 May 2022₩13.4t₩48.5t₩2.7t15.6x5x0.3x
Wed, 20 Apr 2022₩14.4t₩48.0t₩2.7t16.8x5.3x0.3x
Fri, 18 Mar 2022₩13.9t₩46.3t₩2.6t14.7x5.4x0.3x
Sun, 13 Feb 2022₩13.5t₩46.1t₩2.5t13.9x5.3x0.3x
Tue, 11 Jan 2022₩14.0t₩46.1t₩2.5t13.4x5.5x0.3x
Thu, 09 Dec 2021₩14.4t₩46.1t₩2.5t14x5.6x0.3x
Sat, 06 Nov 2021₩15.8t₩45.1t₩1.0t20.4x15.7x0.4x
Mon, 04 Oct 2021₩15.1t₩45.1t₩1.0t21.1x15x0.3x
Wed, 01 Sep 2021₩16.3t₩45.1t₩993.1b22.2x16.4x0.4x
Thu, 08 Jul 2021₩15.5t₩45.1t₩993.1b21.2x15.6x0.3x
Wed, 31 Mar 2021₩15.2t₩44.2t₩813.2b19.6x18.7x0.3x
Sat, 02 Jan 2021₩13.8t₩43.5t₩776.9b15.7x17.8x0.3x
Tue, 06 Oct 2020₩12.7t₩42.8t₩988.0b15.6x12.9x0.3x
Fri, 10 Jul 2020₩10.9t₩42.0t₩991.8b14.2x11x0.3x
Thu, 02 Apr 2020₩10.1t₩41.6t₩689.5b13.2x14.7x0.2x
Sun, 05 Jan 2020₩12.9t₩41.0t₩689.2b19.1x18.7x0.3x
Price to Earnings Ratio

18.7x


Total Market Cap: ₩12.9tTotal Earnings: ₩689.2bTotal Revenue: ₩41.0tTotal Market Cap vs Earnings and Revenue0%0%0%
South Korean Food and Staples Retail Industry Price to Earnings3Y Average 11.9x20212022
Current Industry PE
  • Investors are pessimistic on the South Korean Consumer Retailing industry, indicating that they anticipate long term growth rates will be lower than they have historically.
  • The industry is trading at a PE ratio of 8.6x which is lower than its 3-year average PE of 11.9x.
  • The industry is trading close to its 3-year average PS ratio of 0.30x.
Past Earnings Growth
  • The earnings for companies in the Consumer Retailing industry have grown 28% per year over the last three years.
  • Revenues for these companies have grown 9.9% per year.
  • This means that more sales are being generated by these companies overall, and subsequently their profits are increasing too.

Industry Trends

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

KR Market-0.39%
Consumer Staples2.50%
Food and Staples Retail-0.26%
Food Distributors0.81%
Big Box Super Stores0.65%
Drug Retail0%
Food Retail-1.20%
Industry PE
  • Investors are most optimistic about the Food Retail industry which is trading above its 3-year average PE ratio of 14.6x.
    • Analysts are expecting annual earnings growth of 25.2%, which is higher than its past year's earnings decline of 27.2% per year.
  • Investors are most pessimistic about the Big Box Super Stores industry, which is trading below its 3-year average of 7.8x.
Forecasted Growth
  • Analysts are most optimistic on the Food Retail industry, expecting annual earnings growth of 25% over the next 5 years.
  • This is better than its past earnings decline of 27% per year.
  • In contrast, the Big Box Super Stores industry is expected to see its earnings decline by 37% 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
A139480 E-MART₩99.10k7.6%
+₩187.5b
-33.7%PE2.9x
A282330 BGF retail₩207.00k0.7%
+₩25.9b
37.1%PE19x
A227840 HYUNDAI CORPORATION HOLDINGS₩11.80k7.8%
+₩7.5b
-1.7%PE3.9x
A051500 CJ Freshway₩32.00k0.8%
+₩3.0b
12.3%PE6.6x
A060280 Curexo₩7.18k0.4%
+₩1.2b
8.0%n/a
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A051500

₩32,000.00

CJ Freshway

7D

0.8%

1Y

12.3%

A250000

₩11,150.00

BORATR

7D

-1.8%

1Y

-17.4%

A139480

₩99,100.00

E-MART

7D

7.6%

1Y

-33.7%

A060280

₩7,180.00

Curexo

7D

0.4%

1Y

8.0%

A026960

₩20,850.00

Dong Suh Companies

7D

-2.6%

1Y

-30.6%

A005440

₩6,930.00

Hyundai Green FoodLtd

7D

-1.7%

1Y

-16.7%

A007070

₩29,550.00

GS Retail

7D

-0.8%

1Y

-4.2%

A227840

₩11,800.00

HYUNDAI CORPORATION HOLDINGS

7D

7.8%

1Y

-1.7%

A282330

₩207,000.00

BGF retail

7D

0.7%

1Y

37.1%