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South Korean (KOSPI) Specialty Chemicals Industry Analysis

UpdatedFeb 27, 2024
DataAggregated Company Financials
Companies67
  • 7D4.4%
  • 3M7.1%
  • 1Y-4.2%
  • YTDn/a

In the last week, the Specialty Chemicals industry is up 2.7%, with Advanced Nano Products up 29%. Meanwhile, Dongjin Semichem actually underperformed within the industry, shrinking 5.2% in the last week. In the past year, the industry is down 3.6%. Earnings are forecast to grow by 39% annually.

Industry Valuation and Performance

Has the South Korean Specialty Chemicals Industry valuation changed over the past few years?

DateMarket CapRevenueEarningsPEAbsolute PEPS
Tue, 27 Feb 2024₩22.5t₩11.8t₩573.0b16.1x39.3x1.9x
Thu, 25 Jan 2024₩25.0t₩12.5t₩591.1b18.3x42.2x2x
Sat, 23 Dec 2023₩26.1t₩12.5t₩591.1b19x44.1x2.1x
Mon, 20 Nov 2023₩23.5t₩12.7t₩713.4b16.4x32.9x1.9x
Wed, 18 Oct 2023₩23.6t₩12.9t₩792.4b14.5x29.8x1.8x
Fri, 15 Sep 2023₩25.8t₩13.9t₩872.0b15.2x29.5x1.9x
Sun, 13 Aug 2023₩27.7t₩14.3t₩1.0t13x27x1.9x
Tue, 11 Jul 2023₩28.2t₩14.3t₩1.0t14.6x27.6x2x
Thu, 08 Jun 2023₩28.7t₩14.3t₩1.0t13.8x28.1x2x
Sat, 06 May 2023₩25.7t₩14.6t₩1.1t13.7x23.4x1.8x
Mon, 03 Apr 2023₩25.2t₩14.6t₩1.1t12.6x22.8x1.7x
Wed, 01 Mar 2023₩23.8t₩14.6t₩1.2t12.1x19.5x1.6x
Fri, 27 Jan 2023₩23.2t₩14.5t₩1.3t11.6x18.6x1.6x
Sun, 25 Dec 2022₩21.4t₩14.5t₩1.3t11x17.1x1.5x
Tue, 22 Nov 2022₩22.5t₩14.2t₩1.2t13.5x18.2x1.6x
Thu, 20 Oct 2022₩20.9t₩13.9t₩1.2t13.1x17.1x1.5x
Sat, 17 Sep 2022₩23.6t₩13.7t₩1.2t14.6x19x1.7x
Mon, 15 Aug 2022₩25.8t₩13.0t₩1.2t15.1x22.2x2x
Wed, 13 Jul 2022₩23.1t₩13.0t₩1.2t14.5x19.9x1.8x
Fri, 10 Jun 2022₩29.3t₩13.0t₩1.2t17.2x25.2x2.2x
Sun, 08 May 2022₩29.6t₩12.2t₩1.2t16.2x25.2x2.4x
Tue, 05 Apr 2022₩30.2t₩12.1t₩1.2t17x25.9x2.5x
Thu, 03 Mar 2022₩28.6t₩11.3t₩1.1t18.2x26.2x2.5x
Sat, 29 Jan 2022₩27.4t₩11.3t₩1.1t17.1x25.2x2.4x
Mon, 27 Dec 2021₩34.5t₩11.3t₩1.1t19x31.6x3.1x
Wed, 24 Nov 2021₩34.5t₩11.0t₩1.0t18.3x33.5x3.1x
Fri, 22 Oct 2021₩35.4t₩10.7t₩977.4b20.4x36.2x3.3x
Sun, 19 Sep 2021₩38.2t₩10.7t₩978.9b21.4x39x3.6x
Tue, 17 Aug 2021₩35.7t₩10.8t₩931.3b20.8x38.4x3.3x
Tue, 01 Jun 2021₩30.7t₩10.2t₩896.8b19.1x34.2x3x
Fri, 05 Mar 2021₩18.7t₩9.5t₩732.5b18x25.6x2x
Price to Earnings Ratio

25.6x


Total Market Cap: ₩18.7tTotal Earnings: ₩732.5bTotal Revenue: ₩9.5tTotal Market Cap vs Earnings and Revenue0%0%0%
South Korean Specialty Chemicals Industry Price to Earnings3Y Average 27.6x202220232024
Current Industry PE
  • Investors are optimistic on the South Korean Specialty Chemicals industry, and appear confident in long term growth rates.
  • The industry is trading at a PE ratio of 35.8x which is higher than its 3-year average PE of 27.6x.
  • The 3-year average PS ratio of 2.2x is higher than the industry's current PS ratio of 1.7x.
Past Earnings Growth
  • The earnings for companies in the Specialty Chemicals industry have declined 7.9% per year over the last three years.
  • Meanwhile revenues for these companies have grown 7.6% 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, which has decreased profits.

Industry Comparison

How does South Korean Specialty Chemicals compare with similar industries?

KR Market-0.86%
Materials-2.76%
Chemicals-3.22%
Specialty Chemicals4.44%
Fertilizers and Agricultural Chemicals-2.46%
Industrial Gases-2.80%
Commodity Chemicals-4.68%
Diversified Chemicals-7.08%
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
A457190 ISU Specialty Chemical₩342.50k40.4%
+₩551.5b
n/an/a
A121600 Advanced Nano Products₩134.50k28.2%
+₩353.0b
-3.3%PE137.5x
A278280 Chunbo₩96.40k5.4%
+₩48.7b
-61.7%PS4.2x
A357550 Sukgyung AT₩60.10k6.7%
+₩20.7b
121.4%PE125.9x
A112290 Ycchem₩15.09k13.1%
+₩17.7b
14.7%n/a
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A278280

₩96,400.00

Chunbo

7D

5.4%

1Y

-61.7%

A900250

₩1,392.00

China Crystal New Material HoldingsLtd

7D

-7.6%

1Y

55.0%

A121600

₩134,500.00

Advanced Nano Products

7D

28.2%

1Y

-3.3%

A220260

₩7,720.00

Chemtros

7D

-7.4%

1Y

-5.0%

A011500

₩17,550.00

Hannong Chemicals

7D

2.7%

1Y

44.7%

A112290

₩15,090.00

Ycchem

7D

13.1%

1Y

14.7%

A004430

₩15,320.00

Songwon Industrial

7D

-3.2%

1Y

-19.8%

A357780

₩267,500.00

Soulbrain

7D

-3.3%

1Y

14.3%

A102710

₩22,200.00

ENF Technology

7D

-4.1%

1Y

-5.1%

A092070

₩20,150.00

DNFLtd

7D

5.1%

1Y

25.4%

A005290

₩36,150.00

Dongjin Semichem

7D

-5.7%

1Y

1.4%

A014680

₩169,400.00

Hansol Chemical

7D

-4.0%

1Y

-17.2%

A317870

₩18,180.00

ENVIONEERLtd

7D

12.2%

1Y

192.3%

A357550

₩60,100.00

Sukgyung AT

7D

6.7%

1Y

121.4%