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Consumer Durables

Kia Motors Corp.

Business Summary

Kia Motors Corp. engages in the manufacturing and sales of motor vehicles. It operates through the following segment: Passenger Cars, Recreational Vehicles and Commercial Vehicles. It is also involved in leasing vehicles, providing vehicle maintenance services and automobile Parts. The company was founded on December 10, 1944 and is headquartered in Seoul, South Korea.

Financial Highlights

Dec 2018 KRWUSD
Revenue54,169.81B49,222.10M
Gross Profit8,048.44B7,313.32M
Operating income1,157.47B1,051.75M
Income before tax1,468.64B1,334.50M
Net income1,155.94B1,050.36M
EBITDA3,092.35B2,809.90M
Diluted EPS2,883.142.61
Dividends Per Share9000.81
Total Assets51,786.60B46,412.08M
Total liabilities24,543.14B21,996.00M
Total equity27,243.46B24,416.08M
Operating cash flow4,470.76B4,062.41M
Currency in KRWCurrency in USD

Historical Data

 Dec 2014Dec 2015Dec 2016Dec 2017Dec 2018
Revenue 47,097.04B 49,521.44B 52,712.90B 53,535.68B 54,169.81B
Gross Profit 9,387.56B 9,850.44B 10,422.76B 8,941.82B 8,048.44B
Operating income 2,573.93B 2,356.68B 2,463.60B 663,403M 1,157.47B
Income before tax 3,816.31B 3,100.26B 3,442.03B 1,140.05B 1,468.64B
Net income 2,993.59B 2,630.60B 2,754.64B 968,018M 1,155.94B
EBITDA 3,910.15B 3,778.05B 4,149.02B 2,518.00B 3,092.35B
Diluted EPS 7,393 6,559 6,873 2,414 2,883.14
Dividends Per Share 1,000 1,100 1,100 800 900
Total Assets 41,044.20B 45,980.11B 50,889.26B 52,294.43B 51,786.60B
Total liabilities 18,560.33B 21,776.08B 24,309.83B 25,433.26B 24,543.14B
Total equity 22,483.86B 24,204.03B 26,579.42B 26,861.17B 27,243.46B
Operating cash flow 2,363.82B 3,375.24B 3,275.88B 2,594.19B 4,470.76B
 Dec 2014Dec 2015Dec 2016Dec 2017Dec 2018
Revenue 44,741.05M 43,754.45M 45,434.73M 47,355.32M 49,222.10M
Gross Profit 8,917.95M 8,703.32M 8,983.67M 7,909.54M 7,313.32M
Operating income 2,445.17M 2,082.23M 2,123.45M 586.81M 1,051.75M
Income before tax 3,625.40M 2,739.22M 2,966.78M 1,008.44M 1,334.50M
Net income 2,843.84M 2,324.25M 2,374.30M 856.26M 1,050.36M
EBITDA 3,714.55M 3,338.08M 3,576.16M 2,227.31M 2,809.90M
Diluted EPS 7.02 5.79 5.92 2.13 2.61
Dividends Per Share 0.94 0.97 0.94 0.70 0.81
Total Assets 37,341.76M 39,213.77M 42,133.84M 48,848.19M 46,412.08M
Total liabilities 16,886.08M 18,571.55M 20,127.36M 23,757.19M 21,996.00M
Total equity 20,455.68M 20,642.21M 22,006.47M 25,091.00M 24,416.08M
Operating cash flow 2,245.57M 2,982.18M 2,823.57M 2,294.70M 4,062.41M

Valuation Measures

Dec 2018
PER11.68
ROA2.22%
ROE4.27%
Operating margin2.13%
Profit margin2.13%

Key executives

  • President, Co-Chief Executive Officer & Director: Han-Woo Park
  • Co-Chief Executive Officer, Director & VP: Jun-Young Choi
  • Director & Head-Finance: Woo-Jung Joo
  • Vice President & Head-Sales: Hyuk-Ho Kwon
  • Vice President & Head-Audit: Gyeon Kim

Shareholders

  • Hyundai Motor Co., Ltd. (33.8%)
  • National Pension Service of Korea (6.5%)
  • First Eagle Investment Management LLC (4.2%)
  • Elliott Management Corp. (2.1%)
  • CHUNG EUI-SUN (1.7%)
  • The Vanguard Group, Inc. (1.7%)
  • BlackRock Fund Advisors (1.5%)
  • Kia Motors Corp. Employee Stock Ownership Association (1.2%)
  • Schroder Investment Management Ltd. (1.2%)
  • Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (1.1%)

Contact Details

  • Website:http://www.kia.co.kr
  • Address: 12 Heolleung-ro, Seocho-gu, Seoul, 06797, South Korea
  • Phone: +82.2.3464.1114

Related Companies

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  • Kia Motors Mexico SA de CV
  • Kia Motors Nigeria
  • Kia Canada, Inc.
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  • Kia Motor Sales Co., Ltd.
  • KIA Motors Saudi Arabia, Inc.
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  • KIA Motors Slovakia sro
  • KIA Motors Sweden AB
  • KIA Motors Polska SP zoo
  • KIA Motors Deutschland GmbH
  • KIA Motors Bulgaria AD EAD
  • KIA Motors Belgium
  • KIA Motors (UK) Ltd.
  • KIA Motors France
  • KIA Motors Canarias SL
  • KIA Motors Czech sro
  • KIA Motors AG
  • KIA Motors Maroc
  • Kia Motors Algerie SArl
  • KIA Motors Manufacturing Georgia, Inc.
  • Sokia
  • KIA Motors Europe GmbH
  • Kia Shipping (BVI) Ltd.
  • HMC Cayman Finance Co.

Competitors

  • Volkswagen AG Pref
  • General Motors Company
  • Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd.
  • Renault SA
  • Ford Motor Company
  • Toyota Motor Corp.
  • Daimler AG
  • Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V.
  • SsangYong Motor Co., Ltd.
  • Autech Corporation
  • Carasso Motors Ltd
  • Compania Sud Americana de Vapores S.A.
  • DAE-IL Corp.
  • Korea Electric Terminal Co., Ltd.
  • Pyeong Hwa Automotive Co., Ltd.
  • S & T Motiv Co., Ltd.
  • Sambo Motors Co., Ltd.
  • Wooshin Systems Co., Ltd
Last Updated on 11 Oct, 2019

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