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:
sales of 678.53 billion Japanese Yen [US$6.07 billion]
of which 54%
was Energy-Information Company),
Hitachi Metals Ltd
(1.02 trillion Japanese Yen [US$9.11 billion]
of which 36%
was Luxury Functional Parts), and
Walsin Lihwa Corp
based in Taiwan
(143.36 billion Taiwanese Dollars [US$4.70 billion]
of which 60%
was Electric wire and cable).
LS reported sales of 9.62 trillion Korean Won (US$8.56 billion)
December of 2016.
decrease of 3.8%
versus 2015, when the company's sales were 10.00 trillion Korean Won.
Contributing to the drop in overall sales was the 31.3% decline
in Automation Equipment, from 615.67 billion Korean Won to 422.72 billion Korean Won.
There were also decreases in sales in
Cable Business (down 10.3% to 3.25 trillion Korean Won)
Electricity Machinery/automobile/metal B (down 8.1% to 1.76 trillion Korean Won)
Machinery Business (down 5.2% to 847.01 billion Korean Won)
Global (down 11.9% to 846.92 billion Korean Won)
Communication Business (down 7.6% to 728.64 billion Korean Won)
However, these declines were partially offset by the increase in sales of
Power Equipment Business (up 15.8% to 1.71 trillion Korean Won)
Parts Business (up 11.9% to 1.42 trillion Korean Won)
Nonferrous Metal Business (up 0.1% to 272.75 billion Korean Won)