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South Korean (KOSPI) Trade Companies and Distributors Industry Analysis

UpdatedJan 31, 2023
DataAggregated Company Financials
Companies14
  • 7D-0.6%
  • 3M4.1%
  • 1Y19.6%
  • YTD5.7%

Over the last 7 days, the Trade Companies and Distributors industry has remained flat, although notably LX International gained 3.5%. As for the the longer term, the industry is up 21% over the past 12 months. Looking forward, earnings are forecast to decline by 13% per year.

Industry Valuation and Performance

Has the South Korean Trade Companies and Distributors Industry valuation changed over the past few years?

DateMarket CapRevenueEarningsPEAbsolute PEPS
Tue, 31 Jan 2023₩8.3t₩86.4t₩1.4t7.2x5.7x0.1x
Thu, 29 Dec 2022₩7.2t₩86.4t₩1.4t7x4.9x0.08x
Sat, 26 Nov 2022₩7.5t₩86.2t₩1.5t8.4x5.1x0.09x
Mon, 24 Oct 2022₩6.6t₩85.2t₩1.3t7.5x4.9x0.08x
Wed, 21 Sep 2022₩7.3t₩85.2t₩1.3t9.6x5.4x0.09x
Fri, 19 Aug 2022₩7.1t₩80.5t₩1.1t8.9x6.2x0.09x
Sun, 17 Jul 2022₩5.8t₩80.5t₩1.1t8x5x0.07x
Tue, 14 Jun 2022₩7.1t₩80.5t₩1.1t8.4x6.2x0.09x
Thu, 12 May 2022₩7.0t₩75.3t₩915.6b11.1x7.6x0.09x
Sat, 09 Apr 2022₩6.5t₩75.3t₩915.6b9.7x7.1x0.09x
Mon, 07 Mar 2022₩6.3t₩69.1t₩708.1b7.6x9x0.09x
Wed, 02 Feb 2022₩5.8t₩69.1t₩708.1b6.8x8.2x0.08x
Fri, 31 Dec 2021₩6.4t₩69.1t₩708.1b7.2x9x0.09x
Sun, 28 Nov 2021₩6.1t₩69.1t₩708.1b7x8.6x0.09x
Tue, 26 Oct 2021₩6.6t₩62.5t₩526.3b9.3x12.5x0.1x
Thu, 23 Sep 2021₩7.1t₩62.5t₩526.3b10.5x13.4x0.1x
Sat, 21 Aug 2021₩6.4t₩62.5t₩526.3b8.8x12.1x0.1x
Sat, 05 Jun 2021₩6.9t₩57.1t₩363.8b10.4x19.1x0.1x
Tue, 09 Mar 2021₩6.4t₩54.7t₩546.9b11.6x11.7x0.1x
Mon, 30 Nov 2020₩4.8t₩55.4t₩304.2b7.5x15.8x0.09x
Thu, 03 Sep 2020₩4.6t₩57.5t₩280.9b8.4x16.3x0.08x
Sun, 07 Jun 2020₩5.3t₩60.8t₩361.5b9.4x14.6x0.09x
Sat, 29 Feb 2020₩4.7t₩62.3t₩295.0b10x15.9x0.08x
Price to Earnings Ratio

17.8x


Total Market Cap: ₩5.3tTotal Earnings: ₩295.0bTotal Revenue: ₩62.3tTotal Market Cap vs Earnings and Revenue0%0%0%
South Korean Trade Companies and Distributors Industry Price to Earnings3Y Average 11.2x202120222023
Current Industry PE
  • Investors are pessimistic on the South Korean Trading Companies and Distributors 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 5.8x which is lower than its 3-year average PE of 11.4x.
  • The industry is trading close to its 3-year average PS ratio of 0.092x.
Past Earnings Growth
  • The earnings for companies in the Trading Companies and Distributors industry have grown 70% per year over the last three years.
  • Revenues for these companies have grown 12% per year.
  • This means that more sales are being generated by these companies overall, and subsequently their profits are increasing too.

Industry Comparison

How does South Korean Trade Companies and Distributors compare with similar industries?

KR Market2.46%
Industrials3.49%
Trade Distributors-0.64%
Trade Companies and Distributors-0.64%
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
A001120 LX International₩35.05k3.2%
+₩39.6b
44.2%PE2.1x
A101670 Hydro Lithium₩20.75k8.9%
+₩35.0b
1,437.0%PS27.5x
A001740 SK Networks₩4.06k2.0%
+₩17.5b
-10.0%PE20.7x
A095570 AJ NetworksLtd₩6.25k3.3%
+₩9.0b
26.0%PE14.6x
A001250 GS Global₩2.44k3.6%
+₩7.0b
15.9%PE5.5x
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A001120

₩35,050.00

LX International

7D

3.2%

1Y

44.2%

A047050

₩23,450.00

Posco International

7D

-3.3%

1Y

15.2%

A095570

₩6,250.00

AJ NetworksLtd

7D

3.3%

1Y

26.0%

A001740

₩4,060.00

SK Networks

7D

2.0%

1Y

-10.0%

A003010

₩7,360.00

Haein

7D

-4.4%

1Y

35.8%

A122900

₩10,240.00

iMarketKorea

7D

-0.1%

1Y

6.6%

A002810

₩12,780.00

Samyung Trading

7D

-0.9%

1Y

-6.7%

A011760

₩16,580.00

Hyundai

7D

2.7%

1Y

6.3%

A014190

₩2,285.00

Wonik Cube

7D

6.0%

1Y

-18.5%

A011810

₩5,270.00

STX

7D

-3.1%

1Y

39.4%

A001250

₩2,440.00

GS Global

7D

3.6%

1Y

15.9%