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South Korean (KOSPI) Life Sciences Industry Analysis

UpdatedJan 27, 2023
DataAggregated Company Financials
Companies33
  • 7D-0.6%
  • 3M-8.8%
  • 1Y8.0%
  • YTD-3.9%

Over the last 7 days, the Life Sciences industry has dropped 1.1%, driven by ST PharmLtd declining 5.4%. However, the industry is down 4.2% over the past year. As for the next few years, earnings are expected to grow by 19% per annum.

Industry Valuation and Performance

Has the South Korean Life Sciences Industry valuation changed over the past few years?

DateMarket CapRevenueEarningsPEAbsolute PEPS
Fri, 27 Jan 2023₩62.1t₩3.5t₩426.6b20.5x145.5x17.8x
Sun, 25 Dec 2022₩63.0t₩3.4t₩428.7b21.3x146.9x18.3x
Tue, 22 Nov 2022₩68.9t₩3.4t₩440.9b22.9x156.2x20.3x
Thu, 20 Oct 2022₩65.7t₩3.0t₩448.5b23.4x146.4x22x
Sat, 17 Sep 2022₩63.0t₩3.0t₩448.5b28.5x140.4x21.1x
Mon, 15 Aug 2022₩71.9t₩2.7t₩454.7b28.3x158.2x26.5x
Wed, 13 Jul 2022₩66.1t₩2.7t₩454.7b27.1x145.4x24.4x
Fri, 10 Jun 2022₩66.5t₩2.7t₩454.1b27x146.5x24.6x
Sun, 08 May 2022₩63.0t₩2.4t₩379.4b23.1x166x26x
Tue, 05 Apr 2022₩60.8t₩2.4t₩379.4b25.6x160.2x25.1x
Thu, 03 Mar 2022₩57.4t₩2.4t₩409.6b25.4x140.1x24.4x
Sat, 29 Jan 2022₩55.6t₩2.3t₩412.7b23.7x134.7x23.7x
Mon, 27 Dec 2021₩66.5t₩2.3t₩412.7b28.8x161.2x28.3x
Wed, 24 Nov 2021₩63.3t₩2.3t₩403.8b24x156.8x27.4x
Fri, 22 Oct 2021₩64.3t₩2.1t₩329.9b26.8x194.9x29.9x
Sun, 19 Sep 2021₩69.7t₩2.1t₩329.9b31.2x211.2x32.4x
Tue, 17 Aug 2021₩75.2t₩2.2t₩336.8b35.5x223.2x34x
Tue, 01 Jun 2021₩64.3t₩2.1t₩247.5b38.6x259.8x30.9x
Fri, 05 Mar 2021₩57.5t₩2.0t₩213.0b64.8x269.9x29x
Mon, 07 Dec 2020₩59.9t₩1.8t₩306.1b59.1x195.6x32.4x
Thu, 10 Sep 2020₩59.4t₩1.7t₩273.1b77.8x217.6x36x
Wed, 03 Jun 2020₩45.7t₩1.4t₩209.9b76.6x217.7x32.8x
Sat, 07 Mar 2020₩34.0t₩1.2t₩177.8b57x191.1x28x
Price to Earnings Ratio

198.1x


Total Market Cap: ₩35.2tTotal Earnings: ₩177.8bTotal Revenue: ₩1.2tTotal Market Cap vs Earnings and Revenue0%0%0%
South Korean Life Sciences Industry Price to Earnings3Y Average 189.9x202120222023
Current Industry PE
  • Investors are pessimistic on the South Korean Life Sciences 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 146x which is lower than its 3-year average PE of 190x.
  • The 3-year average PS ratio of 27.9x is higher than the industry's current PS ratio of 17.9x.
Past Earnings Growth
  • The earnings for companies in the Life Sciences industry have grown 34% per year over the last three years.
  • Revenues for these companies have grown 42% 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 Healthcare industry?

KR Market3.77%
Healthcare0.86%
Life Sciences-0.58%
Clinical Research and Equipment-0.58%
Industry PEThere are no additional sub-industries under this industry.
Forecasted GrowthThere are no additional sub-industries under this industry.

Top Stock Gainers and Losers

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

CompanyLast Price7D1YValuation
A207940 Samsung BiologicsLtd₩809.00k1.1%
+₩640.6b
9.5%PE113.5x
A268600 Cellivery Therapeutics₩10.09k5.9%
+₩20.4b
-36.8%PS17.2x
A087010 Peptron₩8.39k10.4%
+₩16.3b
-5.2%PS29.8x
A278650 KNOTUSLtd₩4.92k3.0%
+₩10.2b
73.5%PE93.4x
A043090 Exergy21₩1.82k10.3%
+₩8.4b
29.1%PS31.5x
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A237690

₩81,800.00

ST PharmLtd

7D

-0.2%

1Y

-22.5%

A223250

₩11,800.00

DreamCIS

7D

-0.4%

1Y

13.5%

A278650

₩4,915.00

KNOTUSLtd

7D

3.0%

1Y

73.5%

A039860

₩5,790.00

NanoEntek

7D

4.9%

1Y

-29.4%

A087010

₩8,390.00

Peptron

7D

10.4%

1Y

-5.2%

A207940

₩809,000.00

Samsung BiologicsLtd

7D

1.1%

1Y

9.5%

A114450

₩5,000.00

KPX Lifescience.Co.Ltd

7D

-0.8%

1Y

-25.1%

A043090

₩1,820.00

Exergy21

7D

10.3%

1Y

29.1%

A258540

₩3,000.00

SL Therapeutics

7D

-3.1%

1Y

-37.5%

A266470

₩952.00

BioInfra Life Science

7D

-1.3%

1Y

-57.7%

A220100

₩9,540.00

FutureChemLtd

7D

2.3%

1Y

-22.5%

A216400

₩7,240.00

Invites Biocore

7D

-1.1%

1Y

-27.2%

A217950

₩25,750.00

PHARMARESEARCH BIO

7D

-5.0%

1Y

-15.2%