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Naver Cements No. 3 Spot in Market Cap

Naver Cements No. 3 Spot in Market Cap

SEOUL, Dec. 27 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korea’s top internet operator Naver Co. appears to be cementing its position as the country’s third-most valued firm, sharply up from last year’s 10th place, on high expectations for its internet businesses and diversified portfolio. Naver’s market capitalization reached 29.75 trillion won (US$25.6 billion) as of Thursday on [...]

Naver Vaults to Become 5th Most Valuable Stock on Strong Earnings

Naver Vaults to Become 5th Most Valuable Stock on Strong Earnings

SEOUL, Nov. 5 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korea’s top internet portal operator, Naver Corp., became the country’s fifth most valuable stock on the back of better-than-expected earnings, market watchers said Tuesday. Naver’s market capitalization stood at 26.61 trillion won (US$23 billion) as of Tuesday, making it the fifth-largest listed company on the country’s main bourse [...]

Hyundai Motor’s Market Cap Hits 8-year Low

Hyundai Motor’s Market Cap Hits 8-year Low

SEOUL, Jul. 5 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korea’s top automaker Hyundai Motor Co. has seen its market capitalization touch an eight-year low as slumping global sales pound its share price, data showed Thursday. Shares of Hyundai Motor closed at 119,500 won (US$107) on Wednesday, the lowest closing price since April 19, 2010, according to the [...]

Samsung BioLogics Tops Swiss Drug Giant Lonza in Market Cap

Samsung BioLogics Tops Swiss Drug Giant Lonza in Market Cap

SEOUL, Sept. 20 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korean biopharmaceutical maker Samsung BioLogics Co. has overhauled Swiss drug behemoth Lonza in terms of market value though its sales remain dwarfed by the latter’s top line, industry sources said Wednesday. The market capitalization of Samsung BioLogics, a unit of South Korea’s top conglomerate Samsung Group, came to [...]