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Posco operates in the Blast furnaces and steel mills sector. In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares Posco with three other steel companies in Asia: Nippon Steel & Sumitomo Metal Corporation of Japan (2015 sales of 5.61 trillion Japanese Yen [US$49.20 billion] of which 87% was Steel Business), JFE Holdings Incorporated of Japan (3.85 trillion Japanese Yen [US$33.77 billion] of which 48% was Steel Business), and Tata Steel Limited which is based in India (1.40 trillion Indian Rupees [US$20.59 billion] of which 92% was Steel).

Sales Analysis. Posco reported sales of 58.19 trillion Korean Won (US$49.70 billion) for the year ending December of 2015. This represents a decrease of 10.6% versus 2014, when the company's sales were 65.10 trillion Korean Won. The sales level in 2015 was fairly close to the level five years ago: in 2010, Posco had sales of 60.64 trillion Korean Won. Contributing to the drop in overall sales was the 22.7% decline in Other, from 3.97 trillion Korean Won to 3.07 trillion Korean Won. There were also decreases in sales in Steel (down 11.1% to 28.29 trillion Korean Won) and Trading (down 13.5% to 18.32 trillion Korean Won) . However, these declines were partially offset by the increase in sales of Construction (up 4.9% to 8.52 trillion Korean Won) .
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  Stock Performance Chart for Posco
  Stock Data: Recent Stock Performance:
  Current Price (12/2/2016): 253,000
(Figures in Korean Won)
1 Week -4.0%   13 Weeks 6.3%  
4 Weeks 9.5%   52 Weeks 48.4%  
Posco Key Data:
  Ticker: 005490 Country: Korea (South)
  Exchanges: SEO Major Industry: Materials
    Sub Industry: Blast Furnaces & Steel Mills
  2015 Sales 58,192,344,560,634
(Year Ending Jan 2016).
Employees: 17,045
  Currency: Korean Won Market Cap: 20,239,076,803,000
  Fiscal Yr Ends: December Shares Outstanding: 79,996,351
  Share Type: Common Closely Held Shares: 22,778,621
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