South Korea Stock Market – Earnings, Revenues & Market Sizes

The total value of South Korea’s stock market is US$1,429,661 million (12/31/2018). The total annual revenues of all public Korean companies are $1,818,057 million and the total earnings are $120,552 million (Fiscal 2018). Measured by annual revenues, South Korea’s stock market is the nth largest equity market in the world.

South Korean Stock Market – Total Revenues, Earnings, Market Values


Total Revenues, Earnings, Market Values by Industry

GICS Industry Group Revenues - Fiscal 2018 Earnings - Fiscal 2018 Market Cap (12/31/2018) Industry Weighting (12/31/2018)
Automobiles & Components $197,490 $92,373 6.5%
Banks $29,920 $117,187 8.2%
Capital Goods $402,585 $118,866 8.3%
Commercial & Professional Services $3,312 $3,269 0.2%
Consumer Durables & Apparel $72,866 $30,392 2.1%
Consumer Services $5,144 $7,271 0.5%
Diversified Financials $35,275 $19,155 1.3%
Energy $92,506 $36,171 2.5%
Food, Beverage & Tobacco $47,610 $35,225 2.5%
Food & Staples Retailing $34,161 $12,605 0.9%
Health Care Equipment & Services $2,005 $6,138 0.4%
Household & Personal Products $19,653 $41,423 2.9%
Insurance $113,683 $43,104 3.0%
Materials $178,070 $107,840 7.5%
Media & Entertainment $20,488 $69,842 4.9%
Pharmaceuticals, Biotechnology & Life Sciences $15,136 $81,253 5.7%
Real Estate $206 $497 0.0%
Retailing $37,132 $19,676 1.4%
Semiconductors & Semiconductor Equipment $42,224 $68,165 4.8%
Software & Services $11,151 $13,713 1.0%
Technology Hardware & Equipment $274,545 $458,426 32.1%
Telecommunication Services $48,385 $15,824 1.1%
Transportation $54,544 $12,259 0.9%
Utilities $79,967 $18,986 1.3%