A098660 Stock Overview
STO Co., Ltd. engages in the manufacture, distribution, and sale of men's clothing, leather, and accessories.
Price History & Performance
|Historical stock prices|
|Current Share Price||₩2,235.00|
|52 Week High||₩3,750.00|
|52 Week Low||₩2,035.00|
|1 Month Change||1.59%|
|3 Month Change||-28.71%|
|1 Year Change||-26.24%|
|3 Year Change||-0.52%|
|5 Year Change||-1.97%|
|Change since IPO||-51.31%|
Recent News & Updates
Here's Why STO (KOSDAQ:098660) Has A Meaningful Debt Burden
The external fund manager backed by Berkshire Hathaway's Charlie Munger, Li Lu, makes no bones about it when he says...
|A098660||KR Luxury||KR Market|
Return vs Industry: A098660 underperformed the KR Luxury industry which returned -16.7% over the past year.
Return vs Market: A098660 underperformed the KR Market which returned -21.9% over the past year.
|A098660 Average Weekly Movement||10.4%|
|Luxury Industry Average Movement||6.4%|
|Market Average Movement||6.5%|
|10% most volatile stocks in KR Market||11.0%|
|10% least volatile stocks in KR Market||4.0%|
Stable Share Price: A098660 is more volatile than 75% of KR stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 10% a week.
Volatility Over Time: A098660's weekly volatility (10%) has been stable over the past year, but is still higher than 75% of KR stocks.
About the Company
STO Co., Ltd. engages in the manufacture, distribution, and sale of men's clothing, leather, and accessories. The company was founded in 2003 and is headquartered in Seoul, South Korea.
STO Fundamentals Summary
|A098660 fundamental statistics|
Is A098660 overvalued?See Fair Value and valuation analysis
Earnings & Revenue
|A098660 income statement (TTM)|
|Cost of Revenue||₩29.32b|
Last Reported Earnings
Mar 31, 2022
Next Earnings Date
|Earnings per share (EPS)||-15.44|
|Net Profit Margin||-0.29%|
How did A098660 perform over the long term?See historical performance and comparison
4.9%Current Dividend Yield
Is A098660 undervalued compared to its fair value, analyst forecasts and its price relative to the market?
Valuation Score 4/6
Price-To-Sales vs Peers
Price-To-Sales vs Industry
Price-To-Sales vs Fair Ratio
Below Fair Value
Significantly Below Fair Value
Key Valuation Metric
Which metric is best to use when looking at relative valuation for A098660?
Other financial metrics that can be useful for relative valuation.
|What is A098660's n/a Ratio?|
Price to Sales Ratio vs Peers
How does A098660's PS Ratio compare to its peers?
|A098660 PS Ratio vs Peers|
|Company||PS||Estimated Growth||Market Cap|
A011080 HYUNGJI INNOVATION & CREATIVELtd
A014990 In the FLTD
Price-To-Sales vs Peers: A098660 is good value based on its Price-To-Sales Ratio (0.4x) compared to the peer average (0.6x).
Price to Earnings Ratio vs Industry
How does A098660's PE Ratio compare vs other companies in the KR Luxury Industry?
Price-To-Sales vs Industry: A098660 is good value based on its Price-To-Sales Ratio (0.4x) compared to the KR Luxury industry average (0.6x)
Price to Sales Ratio vs Fair Ratio
What is A098660's PS Ratio compared to its Fair PS Ratio? This is the expected PS Ratio taking into account the company's forecast earnings growth, profit margins and other risk factors.
|Current PS Ratio||0.4x|
|Fair PS Ratio||n/a|
Price-To-Sales vs Fair Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate A098660's Price-To-Sales Fair Ratio for valuation analysis.
Share Price vs Fair Value
What is the Fair Price of A098660 when looking at its future cash flows? For this estimate we use a Discounted Cash Flow model.
Below Fair Value: A098660 (₩2235) is trading below our estimate of fair value (₩34401.85)
Significantly Below Fair Value: A098660 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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How is STO forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?
Future Growth Score0/6
Future Growth Score 0/6
Earnings vs Savings Rate
Earnings vs Market
High Growth Earnings
Revenue vs Market
High Growth Revenue
Forecasted Consumer Durables 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 STO 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.
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- Examine whether STO 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.
How has STO performed over the past 5 years?
Past Performance Score0/6
Past Performance Score 0/6
Growing Profit Margin
Earnings vs Industry
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: A098660 is currently unprofitable.
Growing Profit Margin: A098660 is currently unprofitable.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: A098660 is unprofitable, and losses have increased over the past 5 years at a rate of 38.2% per year.
Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare A098660's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable
Earnings vs Industry: A098660 is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Luxury industry (47.2%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: A098660 has a negative Return on Equity (-0.68%), as it is currently unprofitable.
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How is STO's financial position?
Financial Health Score5/6
Financial Health Score 5/6
Short Term Liabilities
Long Term Liabilities
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: A098660's short term assets (₩39.8B) exceed its short term liabilities (₩29.1B).
Long Term Liabilities: A098660's short term assets (₩39.8B) exceed its long term liabilities (₩10.7B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: A098660's net debt to equity ratio (35.5%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: A098660's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 67.9% to 62.6% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: A098660's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (64.9%).
Interest Coverage: Insufficient data to determine if A098660's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT.
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What is STO current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Score 3/6
Cash Flow Coverage
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: A098660's dividend (4.92%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the KR market (0.94%).
High Dividend: A098660's dividend (4.92%) is in the top 25% of dividend payers in the KR market (3%)
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Whilst dividend payments have been stable, A098660 has been paying a dividend for less than 10 years.
Growing Dividend: A098660's dividend payments have increased, but the company has only paid a dividend for 3 years.
Earnings Payout to Shareholders
Earnings Coverage: A098660 is paying a dividend but the company is unprofitable.
Cash Payout to Shareholders
Cash Flow Coverage: With its low cash payout ratio (15.5%), A098660'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?
Heung-Soo Kim (59 yo)
Mr. Kim serves as the Chief Executive Officer of STO Co., Ltd. and manages Handling Generally Entire Business Department. He was employed in LG Fashion in February 2003 and graduated from Sogang University...
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.
STO Co., Ltd.'s employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: STO Co., Ltd.
- Ticker: A098660
- Exchange: KOSDAQ
- Founded: 2003
- Industry: Apparel, Accessories and Luxury Goods
- Sector: Consumer Durables
- Implied Market Cap: ₩27.127b
- Shares outstanding: 12.14m
- Website: https://www.thesto.kr
Number of Employees
- STO Co., Ltd.
- B-15, 583
- South Korea
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2022/08/10 00:00|
|End of Day Share Price||2022/08/10 00:00|
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.