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South Korean (KOSPI) Tech Hardware Industry Analysis

UpdatedDec 02, 2021
DataAggregated Company Financials
  • 7D4.5%
  • 3M-1.4%
  • 1Y5.8%
  • YTD-8.8%

Over the last 7 days, the Tech Hardware industry has risen 4.8%, driven by gains from Samsung Electronics of 4.6%. Meanwhile, Cosmo Advanced Materials & Technology actually underperformed within the industry, shrinking 6.4% in the last week. This takes the industry's 12 month performance to a gain of 6.1%.

Industry Valuation and Performance

Has the South Korean Tech Hardware Industry valuation changed over the past few years?

DateMarket CapRevenueEarningsPE
Sat, 04 Dec 2021₩505.1t₩268.4t₩35.1t14.4x
Mon, 01 Nov 2021₩474.3t₩261.3t₩30.2t16.1x
Wed, 29 Sep 2021₩519.6t₩261.3t₩30.2t15.9x
Fri, 27 Aug 2021₩506.6t₩261.6t₩30.2t19.9x
Sat, 03 Jul 2021₩548.1t₩261.6t₩30.2t21.3x
Tue, 06 Apr 2021₩551.0t₩250.8t₩27.4t23.2x
Fri, 08 Jan 2021₩548.4t₩240.7t₩26.0t20.9x
Thu, 01 Oct 2020₩392.2t₩238.8t₩23.7t26.9x
Sun, 05 Jul 2020₩356.1t₩233.7t₩21.7t16.8x
Wed, 08 Apr 2020₩320.0t₩236.8t₩21.3t14.3x
Tue, 31 Dec 2019₩373.1t₩233.6t₩21.5t24.6x
Fri, 04 Oct 2019₩327.9t₩232.9t₩24.6t13.2x
Mon, 08 Jul 2019₩315.2t₩236.3t₩31.4t21.1x
Sun, 31 Mar 2019₩299.1t₩238.7t₩37.4t12.7x
Wed, 02 Jan 2019₩259.6t₩247.0t₩43.9t9.7x
PE Ratio


Total Market Cap: ₩259.6tTotal Earnings: ₩43.9tTotal Revenue: ₩247.0t0%0%0%3 Year10 Year

Current Industry PE: Investors are more pessimistic on the industry, considering it's trading at a PE ratio of 14.7x which is lower than its 3-year average PE of 18.7x. It appears they believe that earnings will not grow as fast as they have historically.

Past Earnings Growth: The earnings for companies in the Tech industry have declined 9.7% per year over the last three years, while revenues have remained mostly flat. This means that although sales have remained flat, either the cost of doing business or the level of investment back into businesses has increased, which has decreased profits.

Industry Trends

Which industries have driven the changes within the South Korean Tech Hardware industry?

Tech Hardware Storage and Peripherals4.52%

Industry PE: Investors are most optimistic about the Tech Hardware Storage and Peripherals industry even though it's trading below its 3-year average PE ratio of 18.7x. This is likely because analysts are expecting annual earnings growth of 9.7%, which is higher than its past year's earnings growth of 2.4% per year.

Forecasted Growth: Analysts are most optimistic on the Tech Hardware Storage and Peripherals industry, expecting annual earnings growth of 9.7% over the next 5 years. This is better than it's past earnings growth rate of 2.4% per year.

Top Stock Gainers and Losers

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

A005930 Samsung Electronics4.6%+₩22.4t5.7%PE14.7x
A052400 Kona ILtd10.2%+₩41.0b10.8%PE10.9x
A096040 E-Tron9.0%+₩21.0b66.6%PS5.4x
A093230 E Investment&Development8.5%+₩20.9b-5.6%PE62.4x
A038460 BioSmartLtd11.7%+₩11.0b-27.8%PS0.6x
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