S-1 Corporation provides safety and security services in South Korea and internationally. More Details
Flawless balance sheet with proven track record and pays a dividend.
Share Price & News
How has S-1's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: A012750 is less volatile than 75% of KR stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 2% a week.
Volatility Over Time: A012750's weekly volatility (2%) has been stable over the past year.
7 Day Return
KR Commercial Services
1 Year Return
KR Commercial Services
Return vs Industry: A012750 underperformed the KR Commercial Services industry which returned 21.5% over the past year.
Return vs Market: A012750 underperformed the KR Market which returned 50.2% over the past year.
Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is S-1's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
1 month ago | Simply Wall StWhat Type Of Shareholders Own The Most Number of S-1 Corporation (KRX:012750) Shares?
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2 months ago | Simply Wall StS-1's (KRX:012750) Shareholders Are Down 16% On Their Shares
Is S-1 undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Undervalued compared to fair value
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: A012750 (₩81500) is trading below our estimate of fair value (₩126588.47)
Significantly Below Fair Value: A012750 is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: A012750 is poor value based on its PE Ratio (18.4x) compared to the KR Commercial Services industry average (18x).
PE vs Market: A012750 is good value based on its PE Ratio (18.4x) compared to the KR market (18.7x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: A012750 is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (2.5x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: A012750 is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (2.1x) compared to the KR Commercial Services industry average (1.9x).
How is S-1 forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 5 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: A012750's forecast earnings growth (7.5% per year) is above the savings rate (3.6%).
Earnings vs Market: A012750's earnings (7.5% per year) are forecast to grow slower than the KR market (14.1% per year).
High Growth Earnings: A012750's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.
Revenue vs Market: A012750's revenue (5.2% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the KR market (9.4% per year).
High Growth Revenue: A012750's revenue (5.2% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: A012750's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (11.7%).
How has S-1 performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: A012750 has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: A012750's current net profit margins (6.6%) are higher than last year (6.6%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: A012750's earnings have grown by 0.2% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: A012750's earnings growth over the past year (3.5%) exceeds its 5-year average (0.2% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: A012750 earnings growth over the past year (3.5%) underperformed the Commercial Services industry 24.6%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: A012750's Return on Equity (11.1%) is considered low.
How is S-1's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: A012750's short term assets (₩817.3B) exceed its short term liabilities (₩464.7B).
Long Term Liabilities: A012750's short term assets (₩817.3B) exceed its long term liabilities (₩113.2B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: A012750 is debt free.
Reducing Debt: A012750 had no debt 5 years ago.
Debt Coverage: A012750 has no debt, therefore it does not need to be covered by operating cash flow.
Interest Coverage: A012750 has no debt, therefore coverage of interest payments is not a concern.
What is S-1 current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: A012750's dividend (3.07%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the KR market (0.65%).
High Dividend: A012750's dividend (3.07%) is in the top 25% of dividend payers in the KR market (2.12%)
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Whilst dividend payments have been stable, A012750 has been paying a dividend for less than 10 years.
Growing Dividend: A012750 has only been paying a dividend for 2 years, and since then payments have not increased.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its reasonable payout ratio (56.6%), A012750's dividend payments are covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: A012750's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be covered by earnings (57.8% payout ratio).
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average board tenure
Mr. Hee-Chan Roh serves as Chairman, General Manager, President & Chief Executive Officer at S-1 Corporation since 2020 and has been its Executive Director since 2020. He served as the Chief Financial Offi...
Experienced Board: A012750's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 1.3 years average tenure), which suggests a new board.
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.
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
S-1 Corporation's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: S-1 Corporation
- Ticker: A012750
- Exchange: KOSE
- Founded: 1977
- Industry: Security and Alarm Services
- Sector: Commercial Services
- Market Cap: ₩2.756t
- Shares outstanding: 33.81m
- Website: https://www.s1.co.kr
Number of Employees
- S-1 Corporation
- S-1 Building
- 25, Sejong-daero 7-gil
- South Korea
S-1 Corporation provides safety and security services in South Korea and internationally. Its physical security solutions include alarm monitoring services, physical security information management softwar...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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|End of Day Share Price||2021/06/18 00:00|
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