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South Korean (KOSPI) Media Industry Analysis

UpdatedDec 02, 2021
DataAggregated Company Financials
  • 7D-0.9%
  • 3M-9.9%
  • 1Y9.4%
  • YTD4.5%

Over the last 7 days, the Media industry has dropped 3.2%, driven by a decline by Hyundai Futurenet of 10%. Meanwhile, FSN actually outperformed within the industry, gaining 58% in the last week. This takes the industry's 12 month performance to a gain of 6.9%.

Industry Valuation and Performance

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

DateMarket CapRevenueEarningsPE
Sun, 05 Dec 2021₩11.3t₩11.5t₩513.6b13.6x
Tue, 02 Nov 2021₩12.4t₩11.0t₩238.8b17.7x
Thu, 30 Sep 2021₩12.2t₩11.0t₩238.8b17.8x
Sat, 28 Aug 2021₩12.6t₩11.0t₩236.6b19x
Sun, 04 Jul 2021₩13.8t₩11.0t₩234.9b20.8x
Wed, 07 Apr 2021₩11.9t₩10.4t₩81.2b20.9x
Sat, 09 Jan 2021₩10.5t₩10.4t₩16.7b18.8x
Fri, 02 Oct 2020₩10.0t₩10.7t-₩51,666,794,150.0019x
Mon, 06 Jul 2020₩8.2t₩10.9t₩75.4b14.4x
Thu, 09 Apr 2020₩7.0t₩11.4t₩83.4b13.8x
Wed, 01 Jan 2020₩9.4t₩11.6t₩86.0b16.8x
Sat, 05 Oct 2019₩9.0t₩11.4t₩513.1b16.2x
Tue, 09 Jul 2019₩10.2t₩11.5t₩427.5b22.6x
Mon, 01 Apr 2019₩9.5t₩11.4t₩422.3b18x
Thu, 03 Jan 2019₩8.4t₩11.5t₩459.1b16.3x
PE Ratio


Total Market Cap: ₩8.4tTotal Earnings: ₩459.1bTotal Revenue: ₩11.5t0%0%0%3 Year10 Year

Current Industry PE: Investors are more pessimistic on the industry, considering it's trading at a PE ratio of 13.9x which is lower than its 3-year average PE of 18.8x. It appears they believe that earnings will not grow as fast as they have historically.

Past Earnings Growth: The earnings for companies in the Media industry have grown 4.1% per year over the last three years, while revenues have remained mostly flat. This means that companies overall are more efficiently conducting business since profits are increasing while sales have been flat.

Industry Trends

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

Cable and Satellite-4.93%

Industry PE: Investors are most optimistic about the Cable and Satellite industry which is trading above its 3-year average PE ratio of 22.8x. This is likely because analysts are expecting annual earnings growth of 34%, which is higher than its past year's earnings decline of 17% per year. Meanwhile, investors are most pessimistic about the Broadcasting industry, which is trading below its 3-year average of 25.9x.

Forecasted Growth: Analysts are most optimistic on the Cable and Satellite industry, expecting annual earnings growth of 34% over the next 5 years. This is better than its past earnings decline of 17% per year. Meanwhile, the Broadcasting industry is expected to see its earnings decline by 8.1% per year over the next few years.

Top Stock Gainers and Losers

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

A214270 FSN57.9%+₩125.7b123.3%PS1.7x
A037270 YG Plus2.7%+₩14.0b59.7%PE75.3x
A214320 Innocean Worldwide0.6%+₩6.0b-11.0%PE14.4x
A068290 Samsung Publishing1.0%+₩3.5b31.1%PE6.8x
A011420 Galaxia SM4.4%+₩3.4b100.3%n/a
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