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UniquestKOSE:A077500 Stock Report

Market Cap

₩256.8b

7D

-9.9%

1Y

-27.0%

Updated

01 Dec, 2021

Data

Company Financials +
A077500 fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Valuation4/6
Future Growth1/6
Past Performance5/6
Financial Health5/6
Dividends3/6

A077500 Stock Overview

Uniquest Corporation distributes electronic components in South Korea and internationally.

Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for Uniquest
Historical stock prices
Current Share Price₩9,600.00
52 Week High₩16,600.00
52 Week Low₩8,990.00
Beta1.4
1 Month Change-8.57%
3 Month Change-11.52%
1 Year Change-27.00%
3 Year Change63.82%
5 Year Change49.07%
Change since IPO489.94%

Recent News & Updates

May 05
The Returns On Capital At Uniquest (KRX:077500) Don't Inspire Confidence

The Returns On Capital At Uniquest (KRX:077500) Don't Inspire Confidence

Did you know there are some financial metrics that can provide clues of a potential multi-bagger? In a perfect world...

Apr 12
Is Uniquest Corporation (KRX:077500) Potentially Undervalued?

Is Uniquest Corporation (KRX:077500) Potentially Undervalued?

While Uniquest Corporation ( KRX:077500 ) might not be the most widely known stock at the moment, it saw a decent share...

Mar 14
Do Institutions Own Uniquest Corporation (KRX:077500) Shares?

Do Institutions Own Uniquest Corporation (KRX:077500) Shares?

The big shareholder groups in Uniquest Corporation ( KRX:077500 ) have power over the company. Insiders often own a...

Mar 02
Shareholders Of Uniquest (KRX:077500) Must Be Happy With Their 253% Total Return

Shareholders Of Uniquest (KRX:077500) Must Be Happy With Their 253% Total Return

Uniquest Corporation ( KRX:077500 ) shareholders have seen the share price descend 15% over the month. But in stark...

Shareholder Returns

A077500KR SemiconductorKR Market
7D-9.9%-6.2%-5.2%
1Y-27.0%8.3%4.2%

Return vs Industry: A077500 underperformed the KR Semiconductor industry which returned 8.3% over the past year.

Return vs Market: A077500 underperformed the KR Market which returned 4.2% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is A077500's price volatile compared to industry and market?
A077500 volatility
A077500 Average Weekly Movement5.3%
Semiconductor Industry Average Movement6.5%
Market Average Movement6.1%
10% most volatile stocks in KR Market11.6%
10% least volatile stocks in KR Market3.5%

Stable Share Price: A077500 is not significantly more volatile than the rest of KR stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 5% a week.

Volatility Over Time: A077500's weekly volatility (5%) has been stable over the past year.

About the Company

FoundedEmployeesCEOWebsite
1993175Andrew Kimhttps://www.uniquest.co.kr

Uniquest Corporation distributes electronic components in South Korea and internationally. The company offers 3D multimedia, sensor, and wireless solutions; power products, and communication ICs and PLDs for networking system and communications; and semiconductor solutions for digital consumers, such as media center, smart TV, and smart home. It also provides design, logistics, and technical support services, as well as consulting and training services.

Uniquest Fundamentals Summary


Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
A077500 income statement (TTM)
Revenue₩555.04b
Cost of Revenue₩500.95b
Gross Profit₩54.09b
Expenses₩4.29b
Earnings₩49.80b

Last Reported Earnings

Sep 30, 2021

Next Earnings Date

n/a

Earnings per share (EPS)1.86k
Gross Margin9.75%
Net Profit Margin8.97%
Debt/Equity Ratio19.6%

How did A077500 perform over the long term?

See historical performance and comparison

Dividends

1.3%

Current Dividend Yield

7%

Payout Ratio

Does A077500 pay a reliable dividends?

See A077500 dividend history and benchmarks
When do you need to buy A077500 by to receive an upcoming dividend?
Uniquest dividend dates
Ex Dividend DateDec 29 2021
Dividend Pay DateApr 25 2022
Days until Ex dividend27 days
Days until Dividend pay date144 days

Does A077500 pay a reliable dividends?

See A077500 dividend history and benchmarks

Valuation

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

3.2%

Undervalued compared to fair value


Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: A077500 (₩9600) is trading below our estimate of fair value (₩9914.77)

Significantly Below Fair Value: A077500 is trading below fair value, but not by a significant amount.


Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: A077500 is good value based on its PE Ratio (5.2x) compared to the KR Semiconductor industry average (15.9x).

PE vs Market: A077500 is good value based on its PE Ratio (5.2x) compared to the KR market (14.2x).


Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: A077500 is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (1.5x)


Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: A077500 is good value based on its PB Ratio (0.9x) compared to the KR Semiconductor industry average (1.8x).


Future Growth

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

3.5%

Forecasted annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts


Analyst Future Growth Forecasts

Earnings vs Savings Rate: A077500's forecast earnings growth (3.5% per year) is below the savings rate (3.6%).

Earnings vs Market: A077500's earnings (3.5% per year) are forecast to grow slower than the KR market (13.6% per year).

High Growth Earnings: A077500's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.

Revenue vs Market: A077500's revenue (12.8% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the KR market (11.7% per year).

High Growth Revenue: A077500's revenue (12.8% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.


Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts


Future Return on Equity

Future ROE: A077500's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (15.7%).


Past Performance

How has Uniquest performed over the past 5 years?

42.9%

Historical annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: A077500 has high quality earnings.

Growing Profit Margin: A077500's current net profit margins (9%) are higher than last year (3.7%).


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: A077500's earnings have grown significantly by 42.9% per year over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: A077500's earnings growth over the past year (266.1%) exceeds its 5-year average (42.9% per year).

Earnings vs Industry: A077500 earnings growth over the past year (266.1%) exceeded the Semiconductor industry 47.4%.


Return on Equity

High ROE: A077500's Return on Equity (16.1%) is considered low.


Financial Health

How is Uniquest's financial position?


Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: A077500's short term assets (₩284.1B) exceed its short term liabilities (₩187.6B).

Long Term Liabilities: A077500's short term assets (₩284.1B) exceed its long term liabilities (₩10.0B).


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: A077500 has more cash than its total debt.

Reducing Debt: A077500's debt to equity ratio has increased from 8.2% to 19.6% over the past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: A077500's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (60.9%).

Interest Coverage: A077500's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (28x coverage).


Balance Sheet


Dividend

What is Uniquest current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

1.30%

Current Dividend Yield


Upcoming Dividend Payment

TodayDec 01 2021Ex Dividend DateDec 29 2021Dividend Pay DateApr 25 2022117 days from Ex DividendBuy in the next 27 days to receive the upcoming dividend

Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: A077500's dividend (1.3%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the KR market (0.82%).

High Dividend: A077500's dividend (1.3%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the KR market (2.58%).


Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: Whilst dividend payments have been stable, A077500 has been paying a dividend for less than 10 years.

Growing Dividend: A077500's dividend payments have increased, but the company has only paid a dividend for 2 years.


Current Payout to Shareholders

Dividend Coverage: With its low payout ratio (6.7%), A077500's dividend payments are thoroughly covered by earnings.


Future Payout to Shareholders

Future Dividend Coverage: A077500's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be thoroughly covered by earnings (11.4% payout ratio).


Next Steps

Management

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

16.3yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Andrew Kim (52 yo)

8.92yrs

Tenure

Mr. Andrew Kim has been the Chief Executive Officer and President at Uniquest Corporation since 2013. Mr. Kim served as Vice President at Uniquest Corporation. Mr. Kim served as Chief Operating Officer at...


Leadership Team

Experienced Management: A077500's management team is seasoned and experienced (16.3 years average tenure).


Ownership

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

Uniquest Corporation's employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: Uniquest Corporation
  • Ticker: A077500
  • Exchange: KOSE
  • Founded: 1993
  • Industry: Semiconductors
  • Sector: Semiconductors
  • Market Cap: ₩256.794b
  • Shares outstanding: 26.75m
  • Website: https://www.uniquest.co.kr

Number of Employees


Location

  • Uniquest Corporation
  • Uniquest Building
  • 314, Hwangsaeul-ro
  • Seongnam-si
  • Gyeonggi-do
  • 13591
  • South Korea

Listings


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2021/12/01 15:40
End of Day Share Price2021/12/01 00:00
Earnings2021/09/30
Annual Earnings2020/12/31


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.