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Electronic Technology

Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

  • 46,500.00 KRW
  • -650.00
  • -1.38%
  • South Korea
    Feb 22, 2019
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Business Summary

Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. engages in the manufacturing and selling of electronics and computer peripherals. The company operates through following business divisions: Consumer Electronics, Information Technology & Mobile Communications and Device Solutions. The Consumer Electronics business division provides cable television, monitor, printer, air-conditioners, refrigerators, washing machines and medical devices. The Information Technology & Mobile Communications business division offers handheld products, communication systems, computers and digital cameras. The Device Solutions business division comprises of memory, system large scale integrated circuit and light emitting diode. The company was founded on January 13, 1969 and is headquartered in Suwon, South Korea.

Financial Highlights

Dec 2018 KRWUSD
Gross Profit111,380.00B101,206.88M
Operating income58,890.00B53,511.16M
Income before tax61,160.00B55,573.82M
Net income44,340.00B40,290.11M
Diluted EPS----
Dividends Per Share1,4161.28
Total Assets339,357.20B304,138.01M
Total liabilities14,667.10B13,144.91M
Total equity247,753.20B222,040.86M
Operating cash flow67,030.00B60,907.67M
Currency in KRWCurrency in USD

Historical Data

 Dec 2014Dec 2015Dec 2016Dec 2017Dec 2018
Revenue 206,205.98B 200,653.48B 201,866.74B 239,575.37B 243,770.00B
Gross Profit 75,737.21B 74,920.09B 79,183.91B 107,502.60B 111,380.00B
Operating income 25,025.07B 26,413.44B 29,240.67B 53,645.03B 58,890.00B
Income before tax 27,875.03B 25,960.99B 30,713.65B 56,195.96B 61,160.00B
Net income 23,082.49B 18,694.62B 22,415.65B 41,344.56B 44,340.00B
EBITDA 43,078.49B 47,344.29B 49,953.63B 75,762.43B 84,060.00B
Diluted EPS 3,061.70 2,514.22 3,155.64 5,990.88 --
Dividends Per Share 400 420 570 850 1,416
Total Assets 230,422.95B 242,179.52B 262,174.32B 301,752.09B 339,357.20B
Total liabilities 62,334.77B 63,119.71B 69,211.29B 87,260.66B 14,667.10B
Total equity 162,181.72B 172,876.76B 186,424.32B 207,213.41B 247,753.20B
Operating cash flow 36,975.38B 40,061.76B 47,385.64B 62,162.04B 67,030.00B
 Dec 2014Dec 2015Dec 2016Dec 2017Dec 2018
Revenue 195,890.70M 177,286.50M 173,994.60M 211,917.91M 221,504.77M
Gross Profit 71,948.52M 66,195.31M 68,250.83M 95,092.10M 101,206.88M
Operating income 23,773.21M 23,337.48M 25,203.35M 47,452.05M 53,511.16M
Income before tax 26,480.60M 22,937.72M 26,472.95M 49,708.49M 55,573.82M
Net income 21,927.81M 16,517.55M 19,320.68M 36,571.60M 40,290.11M
EBITDA 40,923.52M 41,830.84M 43,056.44M 67,016.13M 76,382.20M
Diluted EPS 2.90 2.22 2.71 5.29 --
Dividends Per Share 0.37 0.37 0.49 0.75 1.28
Total Assets 209,637.39M 206,540.88M 217,067.64M 281,866.40M 304,138.01M
Total liabilities 56,711.79M 53,831.14M 57,303.59M 81,510.11M 13,144.91M
Total equity 147,551.94M 147,436.57M 154,350.31M 193,557.89M 222,040.86M
Operating cash flow 35,125.72M 35,396.39M 40,843.01M 54,985.82M 60,907.67M

Valuation Measures

Dec 2018
Operating margin24.15%
Profit margin18.18%

Key executives

  • President, Co-CEO & Director: Kinam Kim
  • Co-President, Co-CEO & Director: Hyun-Suk Kim
  • Co-President, Co-CEO & Director: Dongjin Koh
  • Co-President & Head-Research & Development: Tae Moon Roh
  • Chief Financial Officer: Hee-Chan Roh


  • National Pension Service of Korea (9.2%)
  • Samsung Life Insurance Co., Ltd. (7.9%)
  • Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. (7.0%)
  • Samsung C&T Corp. (4.6%)
  • LEE KUN HEE (3.8%)
  • Capital Research & Management Co. (World Investors) (1.9%)
  • BlackRock Fund Advisors (1.9%)
  • Capital Research & Management Co. (Global Investors) (1.7%)
  • The Vanguard Group, Inc. (1.7%)
  • Samsung Fire & Marine Insurance Co., Ltd. (1.3%)

Contact Details

  • Website:
  • Address: 129 Samsung-ro, Yeongtong-gu, Suwon, 16677, South Korea
  • Phone: +

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