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Telechips KOSDAQ:A054450 Stock Report

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26 Jun, 2022


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A054450 fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Future Growth4/6
Past Performance1/6
Financial Health4/6

A054450 Stock Overview

Telechips Inc. operates as a fabless semiconductor company in South Korea and internationally.

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Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for Telechips
Historical stock prices
Current Share Price₩14,050.00
52 Week High₩22,950.00
52 Week Low₩13,050.00
1 Month Change-21.94%
3 Month Change-23.85%
1 Year Change-26.25%
3 Year Change7.25%
5 Year Change40.50%
Change since IPO160.93%

Recent News & Updates

Shareholder Returns

A054450KR SemiconductorKR Market

Return vs Industry: A054450 exceeded the KR Semiconductor industry which returned -27.6% over the past year.

Return vs Market: A054450 exceeded the KR Market which returned -27.4% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is A054450's price volatile compared to industry and market?
A054450 volatility
A054450 Average Weekly Movement6.8%
Semiconductor Industry Average Movement6.1%
Market Average Movement6.1%
10% most volatile stocks in KR Market10.9%
10% least volatile stocks in KR Market3.8%

Stable Share Price: A054450 is not significantly more volatile than the rest of KR stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 7% a week.

Volatility Over Time: A054450's weekly volatility (7%) has been stable over the past year.

About the Company

1999312Jangkyu Lee

Telechips Inc. operates as a fabless semiconductor company in South Korea and internationally. The company provides a solution of chipset, development environment, hardware design reference, and core technology, as well as security solution and low power technology. It offers intelligent automotive solution for driving and entertainment, including evolutionary smart cockpit, premium display audio, IVI and cluster, car AVN, and audio solutions; and smart home solution with low power and enhanced security, such as set top box, Internet of Things, and smart home solutions.

Telechips Fundamentals Summary

How do Telechips's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
A054450 fundamental statistics
Market Cap₩176.65b
Earnings (TTM)₩10.50b
Revenue (TTM)₩145.97b


P/E Ratio


P/S Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
A054450 income statement (TTM)
Cost of Revenue₩92.23b
Gross Profit₩53.74b
Other Expenses₩43.24b

Last Reported Earnings

Mar 31, 2022

Next Earnings Date


Earnings per share (EPS)835.33
Gross Margin36.82%
Net Profit Margin7.20%
Debt/Equity Ratio52.0%

How did A054450 perform over the long term?

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Current Dividend Yield


Payout Ratio
We’ve recently updated our valuation analysis.


Is A054450 undervalued compared to its fair value, analyst forecasts and its price relative to the market?

Valuation Score


Valuation Score 3/6

  • Price-To-Earnings vs Peers

  • Price-To-Earnings vs Industry

  • Price-To-Earnings vs Fair Ratio

  • Below Fair Value

  • Significantly Below Fair Value

  • PEG Ratio

Key Valuation Metric

Which metric is best to use when looking at relative valuation for A054450?

Other financial metrics that can be useful for relative valuation.

A054450 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/Revenue1.4x
Enterprise Value/EBITDA8.8x
PEG Ratio0.6x

Price to Earnings Ratio vs Peers

How does A054450's PE Ratio compare to its peers?

A054450 PE Ratio vs Peers
The above table shows the PE ratio for A054450 vs its peers. Here we also display the market cap and forecasted growth for additional consideration.
CompanyPEEstimated GrowthMarket Cap
Peer Average9.4x

Price-To-Earnings vs Peers: A054450 is expensive based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (16.8x) compared to the peer average (9.4x).

Price to Earnings Ratio vs Industry

How does A054450's PE Ratio compare vs other companies in the South Korean Semiconductor Industry?

Price-To-Earnings vs Industry: A054450 is expensive based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (16.8x) compared to the KR Semiconductor industry average (10.3x)

Price to Earnings Ratio vs Fair Ratio

What is A054450'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.

A054450 PE Ratio vs Fair Ratio.
Fair Ratio
Current PE Ratio16.8x
Fair PE Ratio15.1x

Price-To-Earnings vs Fair Ratio: A054450 is expensive based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (16.8x) compared to the estimated Fair Price-To-Earnings Ratio (15.1x).

Share Price vs Fair Value

What is the Fair Price of A054450 when looking at its future cash flows? For this estimate we use a Discounted Cash Flow model.

Below Fair Value: A054450 (₩14050) is trading below our estimate of fair value (₩23417.95)

Significantly Below Fair Value: A054450 is trading below fair value by more than 20%.

Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: A054450 is good value based on its PEG Ratio (0.6x)

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Future Growth

How is Telechips forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 1 analyst?

Future Growth Score


Future Growth Score 4/6

  • Earnings vs Savings Rate

  • Earnings vs Market

  • High Growth Earnings

  • Revenue vs Market

  • High Growth Revenue

  • Future ROE


Forecasted annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts

Analyst Future Growth Forecasts

Earnings vs Savings Rate: A054450's forecast earnings growth (28.6% per year) is above the savings rate (3.5%).

Earnings vs Market: A054450's earnings (28.6% per year) are forecast to grow faster than the KR market (13.9% per year).

High Growth Earnings: A054450's earnings are expected to grow significantly over the next 3 years.

Revenue vs Market: A054450's revenue (16.9% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the KR market (9.1% per year).

High Growth Revenue: A054450's revenue (16.9% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.

Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts

Future Return on Equity

Future ROE: A054450's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (16.6%).

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Past Performance

How has Telechips performed over the past 5 years?

Past Performance Score


Past Performance Score 1/6

  • Quality Earnings

  • Growing Profit Margin

  • Earnings Trend

  • Accelerating Growth

  • Earnings vs Industry

  • High ROE


Historical annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: A054450 has a high level of non-cash earnings.

Growing Profit Margin: A054450 became profitable in the past.

Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: A054450's earnings have declined by 25.6% per year over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: A054450 has become profitable in the last year, making the earnings growth rate difficult to compare to its 5-year average.

Earnings vs Industry: A054450 has become profitable in the last year, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Semiconductor industry (45.4%).

Return on Equity

High ROE: A054450's Return on Equity (9.8%) is considered low.

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Financial Health

How is Telechips's financial position?

Financial Health Score


Financial Health Score 4/6

  • Short Term Liabilities

  • Long Term Liabilities

  • Debt Level

  • Reducing Debt

  • Debt Coverage

  • Interest Coverage

Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: A054450's short term assets (₩83.7B) exceed its short term liabilities (₩38.3B).

Long Term Liabilities: A054450's short term assets (₩83.7B) exceed its long term liabilities (₩70.5B).

Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: A054450's net debt to equity ratio (30.2%) is considered satisfactory.

Reducing Debt: Insufficient data to determine if A054450's debt to equity ratio has reduced over the past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: A054450's debt is not well covered by operating cash flow (0.6%).

Interest Coverage: A054450's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (15x coverage).

Balance Sheet

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

Dividend Score


Dividend Score 2/6

  • Notable Dividend

  • High Dividend

  • Stable Dividend

  • Growing Dividend

  • Earnings Coverage

  • Future Dividend Coverage


Current Dividend Yield

Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: A054450's dividend (0.85%) isn’t notable compared to the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the KR market (1.02%).

High Dividend: A054450's dividend (0.85%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the KR market (3.24%).

Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: A054450 has been paying a dividend for less than 10 years and during this time payments have been volatile.

Growing Dividend: A054450 has only been paying a dividend for 3 years, and since then payments have not increased.

Earnings Payout to Shareholders

Earnings Coverage: With its low payout ratio (14.4%), A054450's dividend payments are thoroughly covered by earnings.

Cash Payout to Shareholders

Cash Flow Coverage: A054450 is paying a dividend but the company has no free cash flows.

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


Jangkyu Lee (58 yo)

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Mr. JangKyu Lee serves as Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and President of Telechips, Inc. Mr. Lee served as Vice President of Leading Marketing of Telechips, Inc. and serves as its and Director. He hold...


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

Telechips Inc.'s employee growth, exchange listings and data sources

Key Information

  • Name: Telechips Inc.
  • Ticker: A054450
  • Exchange: KOSDAQ
  • Founded: 1999
  • Industry: Semiconductors
  • Sector: Semiconductors
  • Implied Market Cap: ₩176.650b
  • Shares outstanding: 12.57m
  • Website:

Number of Employees


  • Telechips Inc.
  • Luther Building
  • 19~23 Floors
  • Seoul
  • 5510
  • South Korea


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2022/06/26 00:00
End of Day Share Price2022/06/24 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.