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Kakao Corp

035720.KS

Latest Trade

115,000.00KRW

Change

-4,500.00(-3.77%)

Volume

6,282,320

Today's Range

114,000.00

 - 

118,000.00

52 Week Range

64,900.00

 - 

173,000.00

As of on the Korea Stock Exchange ∙ Minimum 15 minute delay

Pricing

Previous Close
119,500.00
Open
116,500.00
Volume
6,282,320
3M AVG Volume
102.55
Today's High
118,000.00
Today's Low
114,000.00
52 Week High
173,000.00
52 Week Low
64,900.00
Shares Out (MIL)
432.67
Market Cap (MIL)
53,323,840.00
Forward P/E
55.41
Dividend (Yield %)
0.03

Next Event

Q3 2021 Kakao Corp Earnings Release

Latest Developments

More

Kakao Entertainment Acquires Tapas And Radish Media

Kakao Corp Q4 Operating Profit 106 Billion Won, Up 60% From Year Earlier

Kakao Corp Q2 Operating Profit 98 Billion Won, Up 142% From Year Earlier

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About Kakao Corp

Kakao Corp is a Korea-based company principally engaged in the mobile services business. The Company operates its business through two segments. The Content segment produces mobile messengers, portals, games, music, and paid content such as webtoons, and Web novels. In addition, it sells character products using intellectual property (IP) called Kakao Friends through online and offline stores. The Platform segment sells advertisements such as search advertisements and display advertisements. In addition, it engages in businesses of mobility, pay and manufacturing communication terminals for children using IP called Kakao Friends.

Industry

Computer Services

Contact Info

242, Cheomdan-ro

63309

South Korea

+82.2.15773321

https://www.kakaocorp.com/

Executive Leadership

Beom Su Kim

Chairman of the Board

Su Yong Cho

Co-Chief Executive Officer, Director

Min Su Yeo

Co-Chief Executive Officer, Director

Gyu Jin Cho

Non-Executive Independent Director

Se Jeong Choi

Non-Executive Independent Director

Key Stats

1.94 mean rating - 31 analysts
Sell
Hold
Buy
Revenue (MM, KRW)

2018

2.4K

2019

3.1K

2020

4.2K

2021(E)

5.8K
EPS (KRW)

2018

122.800

2019

-755.200

2021(E)

2,130.154
Price To Earnings (TTM)
111.26
Price To Sales (TTM)
10.78
Price To Book (MRQ)
6.66
Price To Cash Flow (TTM)
66.05
Total Debt To Equity (MRQ)
19.62
LT Debt To Equity (MRQ)
15.87
Return on Investment (TTM)
5.79
Return on Equity (TTM)
4.00

Latest News

Latest News

S.Korean stocks set to snap three-day losses as Naver, Kakao rebound

* KOSPI rises, foreigners net sellers * Korean won weakens against U.S. dollar * South Korea benchmark bond yield rises SEOUL, Sept 10 (Reuters) - Round-up of South Korean financial markets: ** South Korean shares were set to end a three-day losing streak on Friday, as heavyweights...

S.Korea stocks gain on tech boost as Fed chief calms markets

* KOSPI rises, foreigners net sellers * Korean won weakens against U.S. dollar * South Korea benchmark bond yield falls SEOUL, June 23 (Reuters) - Round-up of South Korean financial markets: ** South Korean shares rose on Wednesday, as tech giants Naver and Kakao tracked...

South Korea's Kakao to buy two U.S. storytelling apps for $950 million

South Korea's Kakao Entertainment Corp said on Tuesday it was acquiring U.S.-based online comic app Tapas and serialized fiction app Radish for $510 million and $440 million, respectively.

Kakao Mobility secures strategic investment from Google

South Korea's Kakao Mobility has secured a strategic investment from Google of 56.5 billion won ($50.1 million), the transportation firm and parent Kakao Corp said on Thursday.

Carlyle invests $200 million in South Korea Kakao Mobility, valuing at $3.1 billion

Carlyle Group Inc agreed to invest $200 million in South Korea's Kakao Mobility, valuing the firm at 3.42 trillion won ($3.09 billion), Kakao Mobility said on Thursday.

CORRECTED-S.Korean portal to disable entertainment comments after death of K-pop star

Major South Korean portal Daum will temporarily close its comments sections on entertainment news, operator Kakao Corp said on Friday, after the death of a K-pop star who had opposed cyber bullying.

Five make formal bids for parent of gaming firm Nexon: Korea Economic Daily

Private equity firms KKR, Bain Capital and MBK Partners, as well as South Korea's Netmarble Corp and Kakao Corp submitted binding bids for the parent of South Korean gaming company Nexon Co on Friday, Korea Economic Daily said, citing investment banking sources.

South Korea's Kakao strikes deal for limited-hours carpool, ends taxi union protests

South Korea's Kakao Mobility has struck a deal with taxi unions that will allow it to run a car-sharing service for four hours daily on weekdays, marking an end to protests by cab drivers who had complained the service would destroy their livelihoods.

South Korea's Netmarble to form consortium for Nexon holding company bid

South Korean gaming firm Netmarble said it will form a consortium to bid for a controlling stake in Nexon's holding company, the latest to show interest in a deal that could be worth about $9 billion after Kakao.

UPDATE 1-S.Korea's Kakao considering bid for Nexon's holding Co - spokesman

South Korea's top chat app operator Kakao Corp is reviewing a bid for the holding company that controls South Korean gaming company Nexon , a company spokesman told Reuters on Tuesday.

S.Korea's Kakao considering bid for Nexon's holding Co - spokesman

South Korea's top chat app operator Kakao Corp is reviewing a bid for the holding company that controls South Korean gaming company Nexon , a company spokesman told Reuters on Tuesday.

South Korea's Kakao invests in Israeli blockchain firm Orbs

Israeli blockchain startup Orbs said on Thursday it received an investment from Kakao Investment, the venture arm of South Korean internet conglomerate Kakao Corp.

Thousands of Seoul taxi-drivers rally against plans for carpool service

Tens of thousands of South Korean taxi-drivers held a rally on Thursday in Seoul, the capital, saying a carpooling service planned by the operator of the country's top chat app would threaten their livelihoods and jobs.

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