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Has the South Korean Professional Services Industry valuation changed over the past few years?
|Sun, 05 Dec 2021||₩2.8t||₩1.4t||₩86.7b||13.4x|
|Tue, 02 Nov 2021||₩3.2t||₩1.3t||₩75.4b||18.8x|
|Thu, 30 Sep 2021||₩3.3t||₩1.3t||₩75.4b||21.1x|
|Sat, 28 Aug 2021||₩3.4t||₩1.3t||₩75.4b||20.8x|
|Sun, 04 Jul 2021||₩3.3t||₩1.3t||₩84.0b||18.5x|
|Wed, 07 Apr 2021||₩3.0t||₩1.2t||₩90.0b||15.2x|
|Sat, 09 Jan 2021||₩2.7t||₩1.2t||₩88.3b||13.9x|
|Fri, 02 Oct 2020||₩2.2t||₩1.2t||₩125.6b||12.7x|
|Mon, 06 Jul 2020||₩2.1t||₩1.2t||₩124.1b||14.2x|
|Thu, 09 Apr 2020||₩1.7t||₩1.2t||₩117.5b||10.5x|
|Wed, 01 Jan 2020||₩1.9t||₩1.2t||₩107.7b||17.6x|
|Sat, 05 Oct 2019||₩1.9t||₩1.1t||₩76.1b||18.8x|
|Tue, 09 Jul 2019||₩2.1t||₩1.1t||₩76.6b||21.8x|
|Mon, 01 Apr 2019||₩1.8t||₩1.1t||₩68.3b||19.4x|
|Thu, 03 Jan 2019||₩1.6t||₩1.0t||₩71.2b||15.4x|
Current Industry PE: Investors are relatively neutral on the industry at the moment, considering it's trading close to its 3-year average PE ratio of 16.8x. It appears they believe that earnings will grow in-line with historical growth rates.
Past Earnings Growth: The earnings for companies in the Professional Services industry have grown 13% per year over the last three years, and revenues for these companies have grown 10% per year. This means that more sales are being generated by these companies overall, and subsequently their profits are increasing too.
Which industries have driven the changes within the South Korean Professional Services industry?
|Research and Consulting Services||-1.69%|
Industry PE: Investors are most optimistic about the HR Services industry, which is trading close to its 3-year average PE ratio of 13.7x. However analysts expect its future annual earnings growth (51%) to be largely in line with prior year's earnings growth, so the market might believe analysts are underestimating its future growth since investors are willing to pay a bigger premium today. Meanwhile, investors are most pessimistic about the Research and Consulting Services industry, which is trading below its 3-year average of 18.0x.
Forecasted Growth: Analysts are most optimistic on the HR Services industry, expecting annual earnings growth of 51% over the next 5 years. This is roughly in line with its past earnings growth rate. Meanwhile, the Research and Consulting Services industry is expected to see its earnings grow by 9.9% per year over the next few years.
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