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South Korean (KOSPI) Basic Materials Industry Analysis

UpdatedApr 19, 2024
DataAggregated Company Financials
Companies27
  • 7D-0.5%
  • 3M3.6%
  • 1Y-16.5%
  • YTD-1.0%

Over the last 7 days, the Basic Materials industry has dropped 1.2%, driven by a pullback from SsangYong C&E of 1.0%. On the other hand Korea Petroleum Industries is actually up 15%. However, the industry is down 16% over the past year. Earnings are forecast to grow by 14% annually.

Industry Valuation and Performance

Has the South Korean Basic Materials Industry valuation changed over the past few years?

DateMarket CapRevenueEarningsPEAbsolute PEPS
Fri, 19 Apr 2024₩4.9t₩13.6t₩634.5b9x7.7x0.4x
Sun, 17 Mar 2024₩5.1t₩12.9t₩576.1b8x8.8x0.4x
Tue, 13 Feb 2024₩8.5t₩15.0t₩615.6b10x13.8x0.6x
Thu, 11 Jan 2024₩7.6t₩15.0t₩611.5b10.1x12.4x0.5x
Sat, 09 Dec 2023₩8.0t₩15.0t₩609.9b10x13.1x0.5x
Mon, 06 Nov 2023₩7.6t₩15.0t₩530.7b8x14.2x0.5x
Wed, 04 Oct 2023₩7.6t₩15.0t₩530.6b8.1x14.3x0.5x
Fri, 01 Sep 2023₩7.9t₩15.3t₩470.9b9.5x16.7x0.5x
Sun, 30 Jul 2023₩46.5t₩17.9t₩474.7b11.3x97.9x2.6x
Tue, 27 Jun 2023₩36.6t₩17.9t₩474.7b12.5x77.1x2x
Thu, 25 May 2023₩33.7t₩17.5t₩450.7b13.1x74.8x1.9x
Sat, 22 Apr 2023₩37.3t₩16.7t₩362.7b12.9x102.7x2.2x
Mon, 20 Mar 2023₩27.0t₩16.4t₩331.6b18.7x81.3x1.6x
Wed, 15 Feb 2023₩25.3t₩16.1t₩416.7b20.1x60.7x1.6x
Fri, 13 Jan 2023₩22.3t₩16.1t₩416.7b19.4x53.6x1.4x
Sun, 11 Dec 2022₩22.9t₩16.1t₩420.9b20.8x54.4x1.4x
Tue, 08 Nov 2022₩24.2t₩15.0t₩523.3b14.4x46.3x1.6x
Thu, 06 Oct 2022₩18.9t₩15.0t₩523.3b12.7x36.1x1.3x
Sat, 03 Sep 2022₩21.4t₩15.0t₩527.2b14.3x40.6x1.4x
Mon, 01 Aug 2022₩19.0t₩14.1t₩553.4b16.4x34.3x1.3x
Wed, 29 Jun 2022₩17.7t₩14.1t₩553.4b15.1x32.1x1.3x
Fri, 27 May 2022₩20.8t₩13.8t₩552.3b20x37.6x1.5x
Sun, 24 Apr 2022₩20.9t₩13.5t₩606.4b18.2x34.5x1.5x
Tue, 22 Mar 2022₩19.4t₩13.5t₩653.0b22.7x29.7x1.4x
Thu, 17 Feb 2022₩19.1t₩13.3t₩628.9b18.7x30.4x1.4x
Sat, 15 Jan 2022₩21.5t₩13.3t₩628.9b18.9x34.1x1.6x
Mon, 13 Dec 2021₩22.5t₩13.3t₩628.9b19.4x35.8x1.7x
Wed, 10 Nov 2021₩22.5t₩12.7t₩461.6b20.2x48.8x1.8x
Fri, 08 Oct 2021₩23.7t₩12.7t₩461.6b18.3x51.4x1.9x
Sun, 05 Sep 2021₩24.0t₩13.1t₩714.3b21.7x33.7x1.8x
Tue, 03 Aug 2021₩23.3t₩13.1t₩714.3b22.1x32.6x1.8x
Fri, 07 May 2021₩22.4t₩12.5t₩625.0b27.7x35.8x1.8x
Price to Earnings Ratio

35.8x


Total Market Cap: ₩22.4tTotal Earnings: ₩625.0bTotal Revenue: ₩12.5tTotal Market Cap vs Earnings and Revenue0%0%0%
South Korean Basic Materials Industry Price to Earnings3Y Average 39.6x202220232024
Current Industry PE
  • Investors are pessimistic on the South Korean Basic Materials 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 7.8x which is lower than its 3-year average PE of 39.7x.
  • The 3-year average PS ratio of 1.4x is higher than the industry's current PS ratio of 0.36x.
Past Earnings Growth
  • The earnings for companies in the Basic Materials industry have remained mostly flat over the last three years.
  • Meanwhile revenues for these companies have grown 2.9% per year.
  • This means that although more sales are being generated, either the cost of doing business or the level of investment back into businesses has increased and as a result, profits have held steady.

Industry Trends

Which industries have driven the changes within the South Korean Materials industry?

KR Market-2.38%
Materials-2.86%
Basic Materials-0.46%
Construction Materials-0.46%
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
A004090 Korea Petroleum Industries₩21.20k30.6%
+₩60.6b
93.3%PE17.4x
A183190 Asia CementLtd₩9.97k1.7%
+₩6.4b
0.3%PE4.2x
A000910 Union₩5.65k4.1%
+₩3.4b
-19.9%PE12.1x
A255220 SGLtd₩1.55k3.2%
+₩2.1b
38.1%PS0.8x
A075970 Dongkuk Refractories & Steel₩3.29k2.0%
+₩1.2b
-26.1%PE127.4x
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A004090

₩21,200.00

Korea Petroleum Industries

7D

30.6%

1Y

93.3%

A255220

₩1,549.00

SGLtd

7D

3.2%

1Y

38.1%

A014580

₩5,220.00

Taekyung Bk

7D

-4.2%

1Y

-34.2%

A075970

₩3,285.00

Dongkuk Refractories & Steel

7D

2.0%

1Y

-26.1%

A003410

₩6,910.00

SsangYong C&E

7D

-1.0%

1Y

24.1%

A183190

₩9,970.00

Asia CementLtd

7D

1.7%

1Y

0.3%

A006390

₩14,690.00

Hanil Hyundai Cement

7D

-1.8%

1Y

-17.1%