A039340 Stock Overview
Korea Business News Co., Ltd. engages in broadcasting, internet, media, and education businesses in South Korea and internationally.
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Price History & Performance
|Historical stock prices|
|Current Share Price||₩6,170.00|
|52 Week High||₩9,250.00|
|52 Week Low||₩5,890.00|
|1 Month Change||-10.71%|
|3 Month Change||-10.19%|
|1 Year Change||-18.39%|
|3 Year Change||-1.91%|
|5 Year Change||23.90%|
|Change since IPO||482.08%|
Recent News & Updates
Returns On Capital At Korea Business News (KOSDAQ:039340) Paint An Interesting Picture
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|A039340||KR Media||KR Market|
Return vs Industry: A039340 underperformed the KR Media industry which returned -11.5% over the past year.
Return vs Market: A039340 underperformed the KR Market which returned -14.2% over the past year.
|A039340 Average Weekly Movement||3.0%|
|Media Industry Average Movement||4.9%|
|Market Average Movement||5.5%|
|10% most volatile stocks in KR Market||10.4%|
|10% least volatile stocks in KR Market||3.2%|
Stable Share Price: A039340 is less volatile than 75% of KR stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 3% a week.
Volatility Over Time: A039340's weekly volatility (3%) has been stable over the past year.
About the Company
Korea Business News Co., Ltd. engages in broadcasting, internet, media, and education businesses in South Korea and internationally. It operates Korea Economic TV that broadcasts securities economy related content; wownet.co.uk, a securities portal that offers economic securities professional content through Korea Economic TV; and wowfa.co.uk portal, which provides training in economics and finance. The company also provides securities economy content services utilizing data broadcasting, mobile, IPTV, smart TV, etc. In addition, it is involved in program and event-supporting, and advertising/partnership businesses.
Korea Business News Fundamentals Summary
|A039340 fundamental statistics|
Is A039340 overvalued?See Fair Value and valuation analysis
Earnings & Revenue
|A039340 income statement (TTM)|
|Cost of Revenue||₩0|
Last Reported Earnings
Dec 31, 2021
Next Earnings Date
|Earnings per share (EPS)||1.18k|
|Net Profit Margin||21.24%|
How did A039340 perform over the long term?See historical performance and comparison
3.2%Current Dividend Yield
Is Korea Business News undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Valuation Score 5/6
Below Fair Value
Significantly Below Fair Value
PE vs Industry
PE vs Market
PB vs Industry
Undervalued compared to fair value
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: A039340 (₩6170) is trading below our estimate of fair value (₩12891.4)
Significantly Below Fair Value: A039340 is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: A039340 is good value based on its PE Ratio (5.2x) compared to the KR Media industry average (16.9x).
PE vs Market: A039340 is good value based on its PE Ratio (5.2x) compared to the KR market (14x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate A039340's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: A039340 is good value based on its PB Ratio (0.9x) compared to the KR Media industry average (1.4x).
How is Korea Business News 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 Media 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 Korea Business News 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.
How has Korea Business News performed over the past 5 years?
Past Performance Score4/6
Past Performance Score 4/6
Growing Profit Margin
Earnings vs Industry
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: A039340 has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: A039340's current net profit margins (21.2%) are higher than last year (20.1%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: A039340's earnings have grown by 18.8% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: A039340's earnings growth over the past year (33.3%) exceeds its 5-year average (18.8% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: A039340 earnings growth over the past year (33.3%) underperformed the Media industry 35.2%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: A039340's Return on Equity (16.4%) is considered low.
How is Korea Business News's financial position?
Financial Health Score6/6
Financial Health Score 6/6
Short Term Liabilities
Long Term Liabilities
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: A039340's short term assets (₩114.6B) exceed its short term liabilities (₩32.9B).
Long Term Liabilities: A039340's short term assets (₩114.6B) exceed its long term liabilities (₩2.9B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: A039340 is debt free.
Reducing Debt: A039340 had no debt 5 years ago.
Debt Coverage: A039340 has no debt, therefore it does not need to be covered by operating cash flow.
Interest Coverage: A039340 has no debt, therefore coverage of interest payments is not a concern.
What is Korea Business News's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Score 3/6
Future Dividend Coverage
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: A039340's dividend (3.24%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the KR market (0.85%).
High Dividend: A039340's dividend (3.24%) is in the top 25% of dividend payers in the KR market (2.75%)
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: A039340 has been paying a dividend for less than 10 years and during this time payments have been volatile.
Growing Dividend: A039340's dividend payments have increased, but the company has only paid a dividend for 3 years.
Earnings Payout to Shareholders
Earnings Coverage: With its low payout ratio (17.4%), A039340's dividend payments are well covered by earnings.
Cash Payout to Shareholders
Cash Flow Coverage: With its low cash payout ratio (23.4%), A039340'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?
Jae-Jo Song (63 yo)
Song Jae-Jo serves as Chief Executive Officer and Representative Director at Korea Business News Co., Ltd. Song Jae-Jo serves as Deputy Managing Editor at The Korea Economic Daily. Song Jae-Jo attended Cho...
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.
Korea Business News Co., Ltd.'s employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Korea Business News Co., Ltd.
- Ticker: A039340
- Exchange: KOSDAQ
- Founded: 1999
- Industry: Broadcasting
- Sector: Media
- Implied Market Cap: ₩132.381b
- Shares outstanding: 21.46m
- Website: https://www.wownet.co.kr
Number of Employees
- Korea Business News Co., Ltd.
- 84, Beodeunaru-ro
- South Korea
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2022/05/23 00:00|
|End of Day Share Price||2022/05/23 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.