Stock Analysis Report

Executive Summary

FOODWELL Co., Ltd. provides processed fruit products to food companies in South Korea.

Snowflake Analysis

Excellent balance sheet with solid track record and pays a dividend.

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Share Price & News

How has FOODWELL's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?

Latest Share Price and Events

Stable Share Price: A005670's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.

Market Performance

7 Day Return




KR Food


KR Market

1 Year Return




KR Food


KR Market

Return vs Industry: A005670 exceeded the KR Food industry which returned -25.9% over the past year.

Return vs Market: A005670 underperformed the KR Market which returned -22% over the past year.

Shareholder returns

7 Day13.5%12.1%1.9%
30 Day-8.9%-4.2%-14.7%
90 Day-21.1%-9.5%-19.6%
1 Year-22.4%-23.8%-23.2%-24.4%-20.1%-21.8%
3 Year11.7%6.7%-38.4%-55.9%-12.8%-19.8%
5 Year37.7%28.3%-46.1%-66.7%-11.5%-22.0%

Price Volatility Vs. Market

How volatile is FOODWELL's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?

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Is FOODWELL undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?


Price to Earnings (PE) ratio

Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: A005670 (₩4910) is trading above our estimate of fair value (₩2590.79)

Significantly Below Fair Value: A005670 is trading above our estimate of fair value.

Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: A005670 is good value based on its PE Ratio (1.6x) compared to the Food industry average (12x).

PE vs Market: A005670 is good value based on its PE Ratio (1.6x) compared to the KR market (12.3x).

Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate A005670's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.

Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: A005670 is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (0.6x) compared to the KR Food industry average (0.6x).

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Future Growth

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


Forecasted Food, Beverage & Tobacco 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 FOODWELL 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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Past Performance

How has FOODWELL performed over the past 5 years?


Historical annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: A005670 has a high level of non-cash earnings.

Growing Profit Margin: A005670's current net profit margins (21.6%) are higher than last year (3.6%).

Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: A005670's earnings have grown significantly by 73.8% per year over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: A005670's earnings growth over the past year (590.7%) exceeds its 5-year average (73.8% per year).

Earnings vs Industry: A005670 earnings growth over the past year (590.7%) exceeded the Food industry -4.3%.

Return on Equity

High ROE: A005670's Return on Equity (38.6%) is considered high.

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Financial Health

How is FOODWELL's financial position?

Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: A005670's short term assets (₩84.3B) exceed its short term liabilities (₩57.2B).

Long Term Liabilities: A005670's short term assets (₩84.3B) exceed its long term liabilities (₩9.4B).

Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: A005670's debt to equity ratio (40.9%) is considered high.

Reducing Debt: A005670's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 79.1% to 40.9% over the past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: A005670's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (28.1%).

Interest Coverage: A005670's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (34.8x coverage).

Balance Sheet

Inventory Level: A005670 has a high level of physical assets or inventory.

Debt Coverage by Assets: A005670's debt is covered by short term assets (assets are 2.5x debt).

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What is FOODWELL's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?


Current Dividend Yield

Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: A005670's dividend (1.53%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the KR market (1.27%).

High Dividend: A005670's dividend (1.53%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the KR market (3.96%).

Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: A005670's dividends per share have been stable in the past 10 years.

Growing Dividend: A005670's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.

Current Payout to Shareholders

Dividend Coverage: With its low payout ratio (1.9%), A005670's dividend payments are thoroughly covered by earnings.

Future Payout to Shareholders

Future Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to determine if a dividend will be paid in 3 years and that it will be covered by earnings.

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


Kee-Joon Sung (65yo)

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Sung Kee-Joon serves as the Chief Executive Officer and General Director of Food well Corp. Sung Kee-Joon 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.

Ownership Breakdown

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

Top Shareholders

Company Information

FOODWELL Co., Ltd.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources

Key Information

  • Name: FOODWELL Co., Ltd.
  • Ticker: A005670
  • Exchange: KOSDAQ
  • Founded: 1968
  • Industry: Packaged Foods and Meats
  • Sector: Food, Beverage & Tobacco
  • Market Cap: ₩48.998b
  • Shares outstanding: 9.98m
  • Website: https://www.foodwell.com


  • FOODWELL Co., Ltd.
  • 668, Eunhaeng-dong
  • Jungwon-gu
  • Seongnam
  • Gyeonggi-do
  • South Korea


TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
A005670KOSDAQ (KOSDAQ)YesCommon StockKRKRWSep 2000


FOODWELL Co., Ltd. provides processed fruit products to food companies in South Korea. The company offers syrups, beverages, canned bottled goods, jam, juice concentrates, chestnut products, purees, and other products, as well as frozen products, including fruits and vegetables. It also exports its processed fruit products to Japan. The company was formerly known as Hyupsung Nongsan Co., Ltd and changed its name to FOODWELL Co., Ltd. in January 2002. FOODWELL Co., Ltd. was founded in 1968 and is headquartered in Seongnam, South Korea. 

Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2020/04/04 18:02
End of Day Share Price2020/04/03 00:00
Annual Earnings2019/12/31

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.