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  • 750,000.00 KRW
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  • South Korea
    Aug 16, 2018
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Business Summary

NAVER Corp. engages in the provision of internet advertisement and search portal business. It offers services through the internet portals such as Naver, Jr. Naver and Happybean. The Naver provides community services including blogs and cafes, other convenient services such as news, knowledge shopping, maps, books, e-mail and naver tool bar. The Jr. Naver offers educational content for children including the homework helper and preschool; children and parents such as children's song world, fairy tale travel and parents room; entertainment services such as animal farm and game land. The Happybean is a online donation portal which acts as a bridge between internet users to participate in donation activities and organizations. The company was founded on June 2, 1999 and is headquartered in Seongnam, South Korea.

Financial Highlights

Dec 2017 KRWUSD
Gross Profit2,756.43B2,438.21M
Operating income1,176.41B1,040.60M
Income before tax1,195.82B1,057.77M
Net income775,433.64M685.91M
Diluted EPS26,48323.42
Dividends Per Share1,4461.27
Total Assets8,019.25B7,490.77M
Total liabilities2,714.06B2,535.20M
Total equity4,762.34B4,448.50M
Operating cash flow939,981.99M831.46M
Currency in KRWCurrency in USD

Historical Data

 Dec 2013Dec 2014Dec 2015Dec 2016Dec 2017
Revenue 2,311.96B 2,758.47B 3,253.93B 4,022.62B 4,678.46B
Gross Profit 721,785.98M 2,110.08B 1,958.41B 2,440.14B 2,756.43B
Operating income 524,560.47M 758,397.20M 830,108.19M 1,089.21B 1,176.41B
Income before tax 456,924.04M 658,843.59M 823,221.80M 1,131.77B 1,195.82B
Net income 327,986.50M 424,356.04M 595,979.00M 761,140.05M 775,433.64M
EBITDA 645,987.11M 897,262.51M 983,047.27M 1,252.14B 1,382.66B
Diluted EPS 50,226 15,277 17,619 25,515 26,483
Dividends Per Share 734 782 1,100 1,131 1,446
Total Assets 2,697.74B 3,394.45B 4,385.91B 6,370.63B 8,019.25B
Total liabilities 1,222.43B 1,597.03B 2,116.33B 2,241.03B 2,714.06B
Total equity 1,471.31B 1,796.00B 2,124.52B 3,594.74B 4,762.34B
Operating cash flow 630,249.77M 827,922.79M 851,367.41M 1,164.02B 939,981.99M
 Dec 2013Dec 2014Dec 2015Dec 2016Dec 2017
Revenue 2,111.83M 2,620.48M 2,874.99M 3,467.21M 4,138.36M
Gross Profit 659.30M 2,004.52M 1,730.34M 2,103.22M 2,438.21M
Operating income 479.15M 720.45M 733.43M 938.82M 1,040.60M
Income before tax 417.37M 625.88M 727.35M 975.50M 1,057.77M
Net income 299.59M 403.12M 526.57M 656.04M 685.91M
EBITDA 590.07M 852.37M 868.56M 1,079.26M 1,223.04M
Diluted EPS 45.87 14.51 15.56 21.99 23.42
Dividends Per Share 0.67 0.74 0.97 0.97 1.27
Total Assets 2,556.25M 3,088.25M 3,740.49M 5,274.57M 7,490.77M
Total liabilities 1,158.32M 1,452.97M 1,804.89M 1,855.46M 2,535.20M
Total equity 1,394.15M 1,633.99M 1,811.88M 2,976.27M 4,448.50M
Operating cash flow 575.69M 786.50M 752.22M 1,003.30M 831.46M

Valuation Measures

Dec 2017
Operating margin25.14%
Profit margin16.57%

Key executives

  • Chief Executive Officer & Director: Seong-Sook Han
  • Head-Legal Affairs & Compliance Support: Yeon-Ah Jeong
  • Director & Global Investment Officer: Hae-Jin Lee
  • Auditor: Jin-Hee Kim
  • Head-Investor Relations & Asset Management: Ki Seon Cho


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Contact Details

  • Website:
  • Address: 16/F, Naver Green Factory, 6 Buljeong-ro, Seongnam, 13561, South Korea
  • Phone: +82 2 1588 3830

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Last Updated on 16 Aug, 2018

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