South Korea

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Dec 8, 2017
Prev close: 830,000
Dec 8, 2017
Market cap:
Market cap(USD):
Shares: 32.96M

Currency in KRW

Company profile

Market(Ticker): KRX(035420)
Technology Services
Internet Software/Services
Full time employees: --

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.

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Financial highlights

Dec 2016

  • Local currency
  • US Dollar
Revenue 4,022.62B
Gross profit 2,440.14B
Operating income 1,089.21B
Income before tax 1,141.21B
Net income 761,140.05M
EBITDA 1,252.14B
Diluted EPS 25,515
Dividends per share 1,131
Total assets 6,370.63B
Total liabilities 2,241.03B
Total equity 3,594.74B
Operating cash flow 1,164.02B

Currency in KRW

Revenue 3,467.21M
Gross profit 2,103.22M
Operating income 938.82M
Income before tax 983.64M
Net income 656.04M
EBITDA 1,079.26M
Diluted EPS 21.99
Dividends per share 0.97
Total assets 5,274.57M
Total liabilities 1,855.46M
Total equity 2,976.27M
Operating cash flow 1,003.30M

Currency in USD

Valuation measures

Dec 2016

PER 30.10
ROA 14.15%
ROE 26.61%
Operating margin 27.07%
Profit margin 18.92%

Key executive

  • Chief Executive Officer & Director: Joon-Goo Kim
  • Head-Legal Affairs & Compliance Support: Yeon-Ah Jeong
  • Auditor: Jin-Hee Kim
  • Head-Investor Relations & Asset Management: Ki Seon Cho

Share holders

  • NAVER Corp.(10.8%)
  • National Pension Service of Korea(10.4%)
  • Capital Research & Management Co. (World Investors)(5.2%)
  • LEE HAE-JIN /NHN/(4.3%)
  • OppenheimerFunds, Inc.(3.3%)
  • BlackRock Fund Advisors(3.1%)
  • The Vanguard Group, Inc.(1.8%)
  • Schroder Investment Management Ltd.(1.8%)
  • Invesco Advisers, Inc.(1.7%)
  • Aberdeen Asset Managers Ltd.(1.6%)


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

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