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Saeron Automotive KOSE:A075180 Stock Report

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04 Oct, 2022


Company Financials
A075180 fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Future Growth0/6
Past Performance0/6
Financial Health5/6

A075180 Stock Overview

Saeron Automotive Corporation manufactures and sells brake pads and linings, and rotor facings.

Saeron Automotive Competitors

Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for Saeron Automotive
Historical stock prices
Current Share Price₩4,980.00
52 Week High₩6,500.00
52 Week Low₩4,410.00
1 Month Change-3.11%
3 Month Change4.18%
1 Year Change-7.78%
3 Year Change6.64%
5 Year Change-31.78%
Change since IPO9.21%

Recent News & Updates

May 05
Key Things To Consider Before Buying Saeron Automotive Corporation (KRX:075180) For Its Dividend

Key Things To Consider Before Buying Saeron Automotive Corporation (KRX:075180) For Its Dividend

Could Saeron Automotive Corporation ( KRX:075180 ) be an attractive dividend share to own for the long haul? Investors...

Mar 24
We Like The Quality Of Saeron Automotive's (KRX:075180) Earnings

We Like The Quality Of Saeron Automotive's (KRX:075180) Earnings

The market seemed underwhelmed by last week's earnings announcement from Saeron Automotive Corporation ( KRX:075180...

Mar 17
Could The Saeron Automotive Corporation (KRX:075180) Ownership Structure Tell Us Something Useful?

Could The Saeron Automotive Corporation (KRX:075180) Ownership Structure Tell Us Something Useful?

The big shareholder groups in Saeron Automotive Corporation ( KRX:075180 ) have power over the company. Generally...

Shareholder Returns

A075180KR Auto ComponentsKR Market

Return vs Industry: A075180 exceeded the KR Auto Components industry which returned -28.1% over the past year.

Return vs Market: A075180 exceeded the KR Market which returned -29% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is A075180's price volatile compared to industry and market?
A075180 volatility
A075180 Average Weekly Movement2.4%
Auto Components Industry Average Movement5.7%
Market Average Movement5.9%
10% most volatile stocks in KR Market10.6%
10% least volatile stocks in KR Market3.6%

Stable Share Price: A075180 is less volatile than 75% of KR stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 2% a week.

Volatility Over Time: A075180's weekly volatility (2%) has been stable over the past year.

About the Company

1999286Tota Kunihiro

Saeron Automotive Corporation manufactures and sells brake pads and linings, and rotor facings. The company was founded in 1999 and is based in Cheonan-si, South Korea. Saeron Automotive Corporation is a subsidiary of Nisshinbo Holdings Inc.

Saeron Automotive Fundamentals Summary

How do Saeron Automotive's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
A075180 fundamental statistics
Market Cap₩93.12b
Earnings (TTM)₩10.42b
Revenue (TTM)₩126.26b


P/E Ratio


P/S Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
A075180 income statement (TTM)
Cost of Revenue₩120.69b
Gross Profit₩5.57b
Other Expenses-₩4.84b

Last Reported Earnings

Jun 30, 2022

Next Earnings Date


Earnings per share (EPS)542.47
Gross Margin4.41%
Net Profit Margin8.25%
Debt/Equity Ratio0.04%

How did A075180 perform over the long term?

See historical performance and comparison



Current Dividend Yield


Payout Ratio
We’ve recently updated our valuation analysis.


Is A075180 undervalued compared to its fair value, analyst forecasts and its price relative to the market?

Valuation Score


Valuation Score 4/6

  • Price-To-Earnings vs Peers

  • Price-To-Earnings vs Industry

  • Price-To-Earnings vs Fair Ratio

  • Below Fair Value

  • Significantly Below Fair Value

  • Analyst Forecast

Key Valuation Metric

Which metric is best to use when looking at relative valuation for A075180?

Other financial metrics that can be useful for relative valuation.

A075180 key valuation metrics and ratios. From Price to Earnings, Price to Sales and Price to Book to Price to Earnings Growth Ratio, Enterprise Value and EBITDA.
Key Statistics
Enterprise Value/Revenuen/a
Enterprise Value/EBITDAn/a
PEG Ration/a

Price to Earnings Ratio vs Peers

How does A075180's PE Ratio compare to its peers?

A075180 PE Ratio vs Peers
The above table shows the PE ratio for A075180 vs its peers. Here we also display the market cap and forecasted growth for additional consideration.
CompanyPEEstimated GrowthMarket Cap
Peer Average20.7x
A012860 Mobase ElectronicsLtd
A075180 Saeron Automotive

Price-To-Earnings vs Peers: A075180 is good value based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (9.2x) compared to the peer average (20.7x).

Price to Earnings Ratio vs Industry

How does A075180's PE Ratio compare vs other companies in the KR Auto Components Industry?

Price-To-Earnings vs Industry: A075180 is good value based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (9.2x) compared to the KR Auto Components industry average (9.9x)

Price to Earnings Ratio vs Fair Ratio

What is A075180's PE Ratio compared to its Fair PE Ratio? This is the expected PE Ratio taking into account the company's forecast earnings growth, profit margins and other risk factors.

A075180 PE Ratio vs Fair Ratio.
Fair Ratio
Current PE Ratio9.2x
Fair PE Ration/a

Price-To-Earnings vs Fair Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate A075180's Price-To-Earnings Fair Ratio for valuation analysis.

Share Price vs Fair Value

What is the Fair Price of A075180 when looking at its future cash flows? For this estimate we use a Discounted Cash Flow model.

Below Fair Value: A075180 (₩4980) is trading below our estimate of fair value (₩7338.58)

Significantly Below Fair Value: A075180 is trading below fair value by more than 20%.

Analyst Price Targets

What is the analyst 12-month forecast and do we have any statistical confidence in the consensus price target?

Analyst Forecast: Insufficient data to show price forecast.

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Future Growth

How is Saeron Automotive forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?

Future Growth Score


Future Growth Score 0/6

  • Earnings vs Savings Rate

  • Earnings vs Market

  • High Growth Earnings

  • Revenue vs Market

  • High Growth Revenue

  • Future ROE


Forecasted Automobiles industry annual growth in earnings

In this section we usually present revenue and earnings growth projections based on the consensus estimates of professional analysts to help investors understand the company’s ability to generate profit. But as Saeron Automotive has not provided enough past data and has no analyst forecast, its future earnings cannot be reliably calculated by extrapolating past data or using analyst predictions.

This is quite a rare situation as 97% of companies covered by SimplyWall St do have past financial data.

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  • Examine whether Saeron Automotive is trading at an attractive price based on how much it is expected to earn in the future, and relative to its industry peers and the wider market.

Past Performance

How has Saeron Automotive performed over the past 5 years?

Past Performance Score


Past Performance Score 0/6

  • Quality Earnings

  • Growing Profit Margin

  • Earnings Trend

  • Accelerating Growth

  • Earnings vs Industry

  • High ROE


Historical annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: A075180 has a large one-off gain of ₩5.2B impacting its June 30 2022 financial results.

Growing Profit Margin: A075180's current net profit margins (8.2%) are lower than last year (10.3%).

Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: A075180's earnings have declined by 8.1% per year over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: A075180's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.

Earnings vs Industry: A075180 had negative earnings growth (-30.6%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Auto Components industry average (-7.2%).

Return on Equity

High ROE: A075180's Return on Equity (4.3%) is considered low.

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Financial Health

How is Saeron Automotive's financial position?

Financial Health Score


Financial Health Score 5/6

  • Short Term Liabilities

  • Long Term Liabilities

  • Debt Level

  • Reducing Debt

  • Debt Coverage

  • Interest Coverage

Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: A075180's short term assets (₩152.0B) exceed its short term liabilities (₩23.6B).

Long Term Liabilities: A075180's short term assets (₩152.0B) exceed its long term liabilities (₩5.9B).

Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: A075180 has more cash than its total debt.

Reducing Debt: A075180's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 0.05% to 0.04% over the past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: A075180's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (15782.2%).

Interest Coverage: Insufficient data to determine if A075180's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT.

Balance Sheet

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What is Saeron Automotive current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

Dividend Score


Dividend Score 3/6

  • Notable Dividend

  • High Dividend

  • Stable Dividend

  • Growing Dividend

  • Earnings Coverage

  • Cash Flow Coverage


Current Dividend Yield

Dividend Yield vs Market

Saeron Automotive Dividend Yield vs Market
How does Saeron Automotive dividend yield compare to the market?
SegmentDividend Yield
Company (Saeron Automotive)2.8%
Market Bottom 25% (KR)1.1%
Market Top 25% (KR)3.6%
Industry Average (Auto Components)2.4%
Analyst forecast in 3 Years (Saeron Automotive)n/a

Notable Dividend: A075180's dividend (2.81%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the KR market (1.14%).

High Dividend: A075180's dividend (2.81%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the KR market (3.57%).

Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: Whilst dividend payments have been stable, A075180 has been paying a dividend for less than 10 years.

Growing Dividend: A075180 has only been paying a dividend for 3 years, and since then payments have fallen.

Earnings Payout to Shareholders

Earnings Coverage: With its reasonably low payout ratio (25.8%), A075180's dividend payments are well covered by earnings.

Cash Payout to Shareholders

Cash Flow Coverage: With its reasonably low cash payout ratio (35.3%), A075180's dividend payments are well covered by cash flows.

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How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?


Average management tenure


Tota Kunihiro (79 yo)

no data


Mr. Tota Kunihiro serves as Chairman, Co-Chief Executive Officer, and Director at SAERON AUTOMOTIVE Corp.

Leadership Team

Experienced Management: A075180's management team is seasoned and experienced (16.8 years average tenure).


Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?

Insider Trading Volume

Insider Buying: Insufficient data to determine if insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.

Ownership Breakdown

What is the ownership structure of A075180?
Owner TypeNumber of SharesOwnership Percentage
Employee Share Scheme11,3510.06%
Private Companies1,073,6585.6%
General Public2,295,17912.0%
Individual Insiders2,297,81212.0%
Public Companies13,520,00070.4%

Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.

Top Shareholders

Top 6 shareholders own 88.05% of the company
OwnershipNameSharesCurrent ValueChange %Portfolio %
Nisshinbo Holdings Inc.
12,480,000₩62.2b0%no data
Hyin-In Kim
2,297,812₩11.4b-31.55%no data
Jinsung Machinery Co. Ltd.
1,073,658₩5.3b9.52%no data
HL Holdings Corporation
1,040,000₩5.2b0%no data
Saeron Automotive Corp., ESOP
11,351₩56.5m0%no data
Acadian Asset Management LLC
2,000₩10.0m0%no data

Company Information

Saeron Automotive Corporation's employee growth, exchange listings and data sources

Key Information

  • Name: Saeron Automotive Corporation
  • Ticker: A075180
  • Exchange: KOSE
  • Founded: 1999
  • Industry: Auto Parts and Equipment
  • Sector: Automobiles
  • Implied Market Cap: ₩93.120b
  • Shares outstanding: 19.20m
  • Website:

Number of Employees


  • Saeron Automotive Corporation
  • 133, Gajeon 5-gil
  • Byeongcheon-myeon
  • Cheonan-si
  • Chungcheongnam-do
  • South Korea


TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
A075180KOSE (Korea Stock Exchange)YesCommon StockKRKRWOct 2005

Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2022/10/04 00:00
End of Day Share Price2022/10/04 00:00
Annual Earnings2021/12/31

Unless specified all financial data is based on a yearly period but updated quarterly. This is known as Trailing Twelve Month (TTM) or Last Twelve Month (LTM) Data. Learn more here.