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Technology Services

NAVER Corp.

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 2020 KRWUSD
Revenue5,304.14B4,495.46M
Gross Profit1,472.36B1,247.88M
Operating income1,214.92B1,029.69M
Income before tax1,518.00B1,286.56M
Net income1,144.88B970.33M
EBITDA1,539.36B1,304.67M
Diluted EPS6,838.755.79
Dividends Per Share4020.34
Total Assets17,014.23B15,662.55M
Total liabilities8,759.10B8,063.24M
Total equity7,367.21B6,781.93M
Operating cash flow1,447.21B1,226.56M
Currency in KRWCurrency in USD

Historical Data

 Dec 2016Dec 2017Dec 2018Dec 2019Dec 2020
Revenue 4,022.62B 4,678.46B 5,586.90B 4,356.23B 5,304.14B
Gross Profit 2,460.37B 1,626.20B 1,532.95B 1,387.24B 1,472.36B
Operating income 1,089.21B 1,176.41B 940,609.23M 1,153.73B 1,214.92B
Income before tax 1,131.77B 1,209.85B 1,196.74B 1,372.83B 1,518.00B
Net income 761,140.05M 775,433.64M 643,826.90M 934,306.91M 1,144.88B
EBITDA 1,252.14B 1,382.66B 1,201.67B 1,408.48B 1,539.36B
Diluted EPS 5,103 5,296.52 4,436.75 4,006.32 6,838.75
Dividends Per Share 226.20 289.20 314 376 402
Total Assets 6,370.63B 8,019.25B 9,881.19B 12,299.52B 17,014.23B
Total liabilities 2,241.03B 2,714.06B 3,932.05B 5,795.60B 8,759.10B
Total equity 3,594.74B 4,762.34B 5,240.28B 5,805.22B 7,367.21B
Operating cash flow 1,164.02B 939,981.99M 973,506.36M 1,356.84B 1,447.21B
 Dec 2016Dec 2017Dec 2018Dec 2019Dec 2020
Revenue 3,467.21M 4,138.36M 5,076.61M 3,735.46M 4,495.46M
Gross Profit 2,120.66M 1,438.46M 1,392.93M 1,189.55M 1,247.88M
Operating income 938.82M 1,040.60M 854.69M 989.32M 1,029.69M
Income before tax 975.50M 1,070.18M 1,087.43M 1,177.19M 1,286.56M
Net income 656.04M 685.91M 585.02M 801.16M 970.33M
EBITDA 1,079.26M 1,223.04M 1,091.91M 1,207.77M 1,304.67M
Diluted EPS 4.39 4.68 4.03 3.43 5.79
Dividends Per Share 0.19 0.25 0.28 0.32 0.34
Total Assets 5,274.57M 7,490.77M 8,855.70M 10,635.58M 15,662.55M
Total liabilities 1,855.46M 2,535.20M 3,523.97M 5,011.54M 8,063.24M
Total equity 2,976.27M 4,448.50M 4,696.43M 5,019.86M 6,781.93M
Operating cash flow 1,003.30M 831.46M 884.58M 1,163.48M 1,226.56M

Valuation Measures

Dec 2020
PER42.53
ROA7.81%
ROE17.38%
Operating margin22.90%
Profit margin21.58%

Key executives

  • Chief Executive Officer & Director: Seong-Sook Han
  • Chief Operating Officer & Director: In-Hyuk Choi
  • Chief Financial Officer: Sang-Jin Park
  • Head-Legal Affairs & Compliance Support: Yeon-Ah Jeong
  • Global Investment Officer: Hae-Jin Lee

Shareholders

  • National Pension Service of Korea (9.9%)
  • NAVER Corp. (9.1%)
  • LEE HAE-JIN /NHN/ (3.7%)
  • The Vanguard Group, Inc. (2.1%)
  • BlackRock Fund Advisors (1.8%)
  • Morgan Stanley Asia Ltd. (Investment Management) (1.8%)
  • T. Rowe Price International Ltd. (1.2%)
  • Massachusetts Financial Services Co. (1.1%)
  • Artisan Partners LP (1.1%)
  • Norges Bank Investment Management (1.1%)

Contact Details

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

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Competitors

  • Alphabet Inc. Class A
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  • BEC World Public Co., Ltd.
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  • Danawa Co., Ltd
  • eBay Inc.
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Last Updated on 24 Sep, 2021

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