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LG Corp.

Business Summary

LG Corp. as a holding company engages in the management of subsidiary companies. It operates through its subsidiaries which include: LG Electronics, LG Chem, LG Uplus, LG CNS, SERVEONE, LG Siltron, LUSEM, LG Solar Energy and LG Sports. The company was founded on January 5, 1947 and is headquartered in Seoul, South Korea.

Financial Highlights

Dec 2019 KRWUSD
Revenue6,076.39B5,210.49M
Gross Profit836,309M717.13M
Operating income524,863M450.06M
Income before tax512,143M439.16M
Net income780,363M669.15M
EBITDA705,451M604.92M
Diluted EPS6,144.065.26
Dividends Per Share2,2001.88
Total Assets22,434.63B19,399.56M
Total liabilities3,413.60B2,951.79M
Total equity18,827.02B16,280.01M
Operating cash flow818,667M702.00M
Currency in KRWCurrency in USD

Historical Data

 Dec 2015Dec 2016Dec 2017Dec 2018Dec 2019
Revenue 9,245.49B 8,866.56B 10,263.96B 6,473.38B 6,076.39B
Gross Profit 921,153M 884,091M 946,814M 837,421M 836,309M
Operating income 436,025M 515,055M 629,208M 551,960M 524,863M
Income before tax 1,076.14B 1,290.49B 2,741.30B 503,275M 512,143M
Net income 944,696M 1,087.51B 2,393.52B 1,803.39B 780,363M
EBITDA 726,123M 679,825M 797,525M 715,073M 705,451M
Diluted EPS 5,371.69 6,115 13,631 10,604.01 6,144.06
Dividends Per Share 1,300 1,300 1,300 2,000 2,200
Total Assets 18,123.40B 19,489.44B 21,647.69B 22,835.91B 22,434.63B
Total liabilities 4,815.15B 5,269.35B 5,468.18B 4,671.43B 3,413.60B
Total equity 12,975.51B 13,874.36B 16,002.55B 17,998.72B 18,827.02B
Operating cash flow 886,292M 877,836M 1,058.44B 494,943M 818,667M
 Dec 2015Dec 2016Dec 2017Dec 2018Dec 2019
Revenue 8,168.82M 7,642.34M 9,079.05M 5,882.12M 5,210.49M
Gross Profit 813.88M 762.02M 837.51M 760.93M 717.13M
Operating income 385.24M 443.94M 556.56M 501.54M 450.06M
Income before tax 950.82M 1,112.31M 2,424.83M 457.30M 439.16M
Net income 834.68M 937.36M 2,117.20M 1,638.67M 669.15M
EBITDA 641.56M 585.96M 705.45M 649.76M 604.92M
Diluted EPS 4.74 5.27 12.05 9.63 5.26
Dividends Per Share 1.14 1.12 1.14 1.81 1.88
Total Assets 15,456.39M 16,136.31M 20,221.09M 20,465.95M 19,399.56M
Total liabilities 4,106.56M 4,362.77M 5,107.82M 4,186.62M 2,951.79M
Total equity 11,066.06M 11,487.30M 14,947.97M 16,130.78M 16,280.01M
Operating cash flow 783.07M 756.63M 936.25M 449.73M 702.00M

Valuation Measures

Dec 2019
PER12.01
ROA3.44%
ROE4.23%
Operating margin8.63%
Profit margin12.84%

Key executives

  • Chairman & Co-Chief Executive Officer: Kwang-Mo Koo
  • Vice Chairman & Co-Chief Executive Officer: Young-Soo Kwon
  • Director & Head-Finance: Beom-Jong Ha
  • Managing Director, Head-Legal & Compliance Support: Jae-Woong Lee
  • Managing Director: Jang-Soo Park

Shareholders

  • KOO KWANG-MO (15.9%)
  • KOO BON-JOON (7.7%)
  • National Pension Service of Korea (7.6%)
  • KOO BON-SHIK (4.4%)
  • KIM YOUNG-SHIK (4.2%)
  • KOO BON-NEUNG (3.0%)
  • KOO YEON-KYUNG (2.9%)
  • LG Yonam Educational Institute (2.1%)
  • The Vanguard Group, Inc. (1.5%)
  • BlackRock Fund Advisors (1.2%)

Contact Details

  • Website:http://www.lg.co.kr
  • Address: LG Twin Towers, 128 Yeoui-daero, Seoul, 07336, South Korea
  • Phone: +82.2.3773.5114

Related Companies

  • LG Innovation Ventures
  • LG Technology Ventures LLC
  • Serveone (Nanjing) Co. Ltd.
  • Ucess Partners, Inc.
  • LG Electronics European Shared Service Center BV
  • Goldstar Electronic Devices Co., Ltd.
  • LG Electronics Wroclaw sp. z o.o.
  • LG Display Japan Co., Ltd.
  • LG Mitr Electronics Co. Ltd.
  • LG Electronics Nordic AB
  • Regency Steel Asia Pte Ltd.
  • LG Elektroniks Rus
  • LG Philips LCD Poland SP zoo
  • LG Electronics Mlawa Sp zoo
  • LG Electronics Polska SP zoo
  • LG Electronics European Holding BV
  • LG Investment Holdings BV
  • LG Innotek Mexicali SA de CV
  • LG Electronics Mexicali SA de CV
  • LG Electronics Latvia SIA
  • LG N Sys, Inc.
  • V-ENS Co., Ltd.
  • LG International Japan Ltd.
  • HS AD, Inc.
  • LG Chem Europe GmbH
  • LG Display Germany GmbH
  • S&I Corp.
  • LG Management Development Institute Co., Ltd.
  • LG Micro Fujian Electronics Co. Ltd.
  • Biz Tech & Ektimo, Inc.

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