LS Corporation operates in the Nonferrous wiredrawing & insulating sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares LS with three other
wire and cable manufacturers in Asia:
Hitachi Metals Ltd
sales of 1.00 trillion Japanese Yen [US$9.71 billion]
of which 33%
was Wire material),
Walsin Lihwa Corp
(149.34 billion Taiwanese Dollars [US$4.75 billion]
of which 65%
was Electric wire and cable), and
based in Japan
(661.51 billion Japanese Yen [US$6.40 billion]
of which 55%
was Energy-Information Company).
LS reported sales of 10.00 trillion Korean Won (US$8.93 billion)
December of 2015.
decrease of 8.1%
versus 2014, when the company's sales were 10.89 trillion Korean Won.
Contributing to the drop in overall sales was the 14.7% decline
in Cable Business, from 4.25 trillion Korean Won to 3.62 trillion Korean Won.
There were also decreases in sales in
Electricity Machinery/automobile/metal B (down 2.9% to 1.92 trillion Korean Won)
Power Equipment Business (down 3.4% to 1.48 trillion Korean Won)
Communication Business (down 1.0% to 788.86 billion Korean Won)
Automation Equipment (down 0.6% to 615.67 billion Korean Won)
Nonferrous Metal Business (down 10.9% to 272.43 billion Korean Won)
However, these declines were partially offset by the increase in sales of
Parts Business (up 6.7% to 1.27 trillion Korean Won)
Global (up 25.9% to 960.77 billion Korean Won)
Machinery Business (up 0.9% to 893.94 billion Korean Won)