Korean stocks raking in the cash

Greed is good, said Gordon Gekko, but that distilled essence of corporate desire is not a large office, private plane or other trappings of management — it is instead pure crystalized profit. And so net income sits as the beating heart of our capitalist world — denoting a company's income excluding all of its expenses. It's a marker of how well a business is generating cash, and how well it's managing expenses. And on this list are the biggest of the big net income generating businesses in South Korea.

Ticker
Net income
(FY)
Price
Change % 1D
Change 1D
Technical Rating 1D
Volume 1D
Volume * Price 1D
Market cap
P/E
(TTM)
EPS
(TTM)
Employees
Sector
000660SK HYNIX
9.602TKRW88500KRW−2.43%−2200KRW
Buy
5.185M458.88B62.917TKRW6.7313470.09KRW30.135KElectronic Technology
005380HYUNDAI MTR
7.984TKRW167000KRW−1.76%−3000KRW
Neutral
698.589K116.664B40.096TKRW28206.71KRWConsumer Durables
000270KIA MTR
5.409TKRW66800KRW−2.62%−1800KRW
Neutral
1.938M129.469B27.544TKRW13435.50KRWConsumer Durables
011200HYUNDAI MERC MAR
5.241TKRW21750KRW−1.58%−350KRW
Neutral
2.18M47.406B11.395TKRW2.0024005.08KRW1.678KTransportation
105560KBFINANCIALGROUP
4.338TKRW55900KRW−2.44%−1400KRW
Neutral
1.403M78.414B22.083TKRW5.0111701.40KRW149Finance
055550SHINHAN FINANCIAL GR
3.903TKRW41550KRW−3.93%−1700KRW
Buy
2.589M107.556B22.768TKRW4.958865.22KRWFinance
051910LG CHEM
3.67TKRW690000KRW1.02%7000KRW
Buy
310.432K214.198B50.303TKRW23.9228553.98KRW13.964KProcess Industries
005490POSCO HOLDINGS
3.56TKRW300500KRW−0.99%−3000KRW
Buy
507.244K152.427B23.627TKRWNon-Energy Minerals
086790HANA FINANCIAL GR
3.446TKRW48800KRW−4.79%−2500KRW
Neutral
2.029M98.891B14.878TKRW4.1612312.62KRWFinance
316140WOORIFINANCIALGROUP
2.522TKRW12790KRW−4.84%−650KRW
Buy
4.525M57.872B9.814TKRW3.294081.40KRW149Finance
012330HYUNDAI MOBIS
2.487TKRW205500KRW−0.48%−1000KRW
Strong Sell
316.221K64.983B19.468TKRW27030.27KRWProducer Manufacturing
024110IBK
2.412TKRW10250KRW−1.63%−170KRW
Sell
1.101M11.289B8.445TKRW3.343123.42KRWFinance
017670SK TELECOM
2.393TKRW46600KRW−0.96%−450KRW
Strong Sell
757.93K35.32B10.34TKRW10.564517.82KRW5.339KCommunications
003550LG CORP.
2.136TKRW82800KRW−0.84%−700KRW
Buy
363.526K30.1B13.376TKRW9.049234.62KRW186Consumer Durables
034730SK
1.97TKRW198100KRW−0.85%−1700KRW
Neutral
166.516K32.987B11.528TKRW3.2162291.54KRW4.448KFinance
011780KUMHO PETRO CHEM
1.965TKRW147400KRW0.55%800KRW
Buy
82.67K12.186B3.544TKRW3.4742299.62KRW1.401KProcess Industries
066570LG ELECTRONICS INC.
1.863TKRW100100KRW−0.30%−300KRW
Buy
1.141M114.208B16.758TKRW15.186615.88KRWConsumer Durables
071050KIH
1.764TKRW62500KRW−0.95%−600KRW
Buy
280.728K17.546B3.617TKRW4.1915052.27KRWFinance
028260SAMSUNG C&T
1.635TKRW118500KRW−0.08%−100KRW
Buy
293.819K34.818B19.886TKRW10.9210858.43KRW8.819KIndustrial Services
035420NAVER
1.555TKRW202500KRW−2.17%−4500KRW
Buy
1.076M217.985B31.528TKRW33.686224.61KRW4.678KTechnology Services
139480EMART
1.551TKRW104200KRW−1.70%−1800KRW
Buy
109.465K11.406B3.021TKRW3.2232870.65KRW24.599KRetail Trade
032830SAMSUNG LIFE
1.469TKRW70900KRW0.00%0KRW
Sell
285.949K20.274B13.037TKRW17.963947.29KRW5.25KFinance
004020HYUNDAI STEEL
1.461TKRW34200KRW−1.58%−550KRW
Buy
516.022K17.648B4.696TKRW2.8012389.13KRW11.495KNon-Energy Minerals
078930GS HOLDINGS
1.449TKRW44200KRW−1.89%−850KRW
Sell
191.925K8.483B4.331TKRW1.9223457.97KRW61Producer Manufacturing
035720KAKAO
1.392TKRW61400KRW−3.31%−2100KRW
Neutral
2.395M147.025B28.035TKRW18.093579.50KRW3.472KCommercial Services
010950S-OIL
1.379TKRW88200KRW−1.67%−1500KRW
Buy
348.29K30.719B10.47TKRW4.8318587.91KRW3.154KEnergy Minerals
030200KT
1.357TKRW35050KRW−0.43%−150KRW
Sell
792.921K27.792B9.09TKRW5.876023.16KRW21.759KCommunications
011170LOTTE CHEMICAL CORP
1.346TKRW176800KRW0.45%800KRW
Sell
150.947K26.687B7.798TKRW28.546166.40KRW4.644KProcess Industries
000810SAMSUNG F & M INS
1.284TKRW203000KRW1.00%2000KRW
Sell
139.174K28.252B8.758TKRW29517.18KRWFinance
086280HYUNDAI GLOVIS
1.193TKRW165900KRW−6.11%−10800KRW
Strong Sell
403.386K66.922B6.87TKRW31749.84KRWTransportation
006400SAMSUNG SDI CO.,LTD.
1.17TKRW685000KRW−0.29%−2000KRW
Buy
438.716K300.52B45.407TKRW26.7725666.31KRW11.315KProducer Manufacturing
006800MIRAE ASSET SEC
1.153TKRW6810KRW−1.02%−70KRW
Buy
993.035K6.763B3.819TKRW5.791187.51KRW3.809KFinance
018260SAMSUNG SDS
1.13TKRW125000KRW−1.34%−1700KRW
Sell
145.991K18.249B9.939TKRW14218.12KRWTechnology Services
088350HANWHA LIFE
1.095TKRW2740KRW0.74%20KRW
Neutral
1.84M5.041B2.16TKRW2.091303.08KRW2.656KFinance
137310SD BIOSENSOR
1.065TKRW28600KRW−1.04%−300KRW
Sell
274.48K7.85B3.09TKRW2.1413509.30KRW422Electronic Technology
009150SAMSUNG ELEC MECH
993.519BKRW142700KRW−1.38%−2000KRW
Neutral
436.293K62.259B11.098TKRW12940.03KRWElectronic Technology
011070LG INNOTEK
979.849BKRW271500KRW−1.45%−4000KRW
Strong Sell
210.71K57.208B6.721TKRW41674.75KRWElectronic Technology
033780KT&G
977.259BKRW92500KRW−1.80%−1700KRW
Sell
587.144K54.311B11.278TKRW9.739678.81KRW4.408KConsumer Non-Durables
036460KOGAS
950.757BKRW33350KRW−2.91%−1000KRW
Sell
488.127K16.279B2.952TKRW2.6513777.67KRW4.307KUtilities
005940NHIS
931.526BKRW9200KRW−1.71%−160KRW
Strong Sell
1.013M9.318B3.328TKRW7.251289.58KRW3.061KFinance
039490KIWOOM
903.715BKRW98200KRW−0.10%−100KRW
Buy
57.097K5.607B2.551TKRW5.0122112.63KRW941Finance
000880HANWHA
901.065BKRW28300KRW1.80%500KRW
Strong Buy
162.661K4.603B1.961TKRW1.8914734.11KRW4.751KProcess Industries
005830DB INSURANCE
869.523BKRW65600KRW−1.06%−700KRW
Neutral
142.886K9.373B4.149TKRW4.0416406.12KRW4.66KFinance
051900LG H&H
844.523BKRW743000KRW−0.67%−5000KRW
Neutral
60.623K45.043B11.808TKRW25.9828793.90KRW4.469KConsumer Non-Durables
007070GS RETAIL
815.212BKRW28850KRW2.12%600KRW
Strong Buy
207.758K5.994B2.927TKRW31.96883.79KRW7.848KRetail Trade
010130KOR ZINC
806.795BKRW541000KRW−4.08%−23000KRW
Strong Sell
74.805K40.47B10.64TKRW13.7640998.71KRW1.55KNon-Energy Minerals
207940SAMSUNG BIOLOGICS
798.056BKRW793000KRW−1.25%−10000KRW
Strong Sell
94.622K75.035B57.58TKRW11389.10KRWHealth Technology
298020HYOSUNG TNC
770.364BKRW414500KRW5.20%20500KRW
Strong Buy
62.699K25.989B1.687TKRW11.1835256.38KRW1.501KProcess Industries
138040MERITZ FINANCIAL
762.647BKRW42950KRW0.70%300KRW
Buy
491.127K21.094B5.223TKRW5.128511.80KRW20Finance
138930BNK FINANCIAL GROUP
759.614BKRW7080KRW−0.56%−40KRW
Buy
1.751M12.395B2.352TKRW2.962402.42KRW110Finance
008560MERITZ SECU
752.729BKRW6410KRW−1.23%−80KRW
Neutral
1.582M10.144B3.514TKRW4.911389.69KRW1.501KFinance
000210DAELIM IND
752.153BKRW61000KRW0.49%300KRW
Sell
136.091K8.302B1.363TKRW34.231773.08KRWProcess Industries
032640LG UPLUS
712.335BKRW11110KRW−0.71%−80KRW
Sell
1.382M15.35B4.881TKRW8.061387.67KRW10.187KCommunications
010060OCI
647.648BKRW89800KRW0.22%200KRW
Neutral
222.024K19.938B2.143TKRW2.6533788.26KRW1.564KProcess Industries
041190WTIC
619.423BKRW5230KRW−3.15%−170KRW
Buy
2.258M11.809B446.202BKRW4.551186.63KRW12Finance
009830HANWHA SOLUTIONS
619.051BKRW45350KRW−0.77%−350KRW
Sell
974.406K44.189B8.893TKRW30.001523.55KRW6.759KElectronic Technology
003540DAISHIN SECU
616.579BKRW13430KRW0.75%100KRW
Buy
71.514K960.433M842.907BKRW4.013385.24KRW1.467KFinance
097950CJ CHEILJEDANG
612.89BKRW345000KRW−0.14%−500KRW
Sell
46.875K16.172B5.4TKRW8.3041624.01KRW8.156KTransportation
047050POSCO INTERNATIONAL
604.912BKRW23450KRW0.43%100KRW
Buy
838.355K19.659B4.213TKRW4903.04KRWProducer Manufacturing
161390HANKOOK TIRE & TECHNOLOGY
597.814BKRW32450KRW−0.92%−300KRW
Sell
249.17K8.086B4.111TKRW5.495960.82KRW6.742KConsumer Durables
004000LOTTE FINE CHEM
585.458BKRW57300KRW1.42%800KRW
Buy
72.516K4.155B1.454TKRW4.6812063.00KRW885Process Industries
375500DL E&C
577.044BKRW38000KRW0.80%300KRW
Buy
131.591K5B1.565TKRW3.3411291.23KRWIndustrial Services
068270CELLTRION
575.093BKRW161600KRW−1.28%−2100KRW
Sell
403.867K65.265B24.201TKRW40.044092.99KRW2.207KHealth Technology
003490KAL
560.947BKRW24250KRW−0.21%−50KRW
Sell
1.39M33.716B9.166TKRW4.925019.77KRW17.992KTransportation
029780SAMSUNG CARD
551.057BKRW30350KRW−1.14%−350KRW
Sell
164.552K4.994B3.324TKRW5.595490.43KRW2.023KFinance
001230DONGKUK STL MILL
550.532BKRW13620KRW−0.29%−40KRW
Buy
186.793K2.544B1.289TKRW1.747863.47KRW2.577KNon-Energy Minerals
028670PANOCEAN
549.814BKRW6030KRW2.73%160KRW
Strong Buy
3.445M20.771B3.272TKRW4.011464.56KRW1.135KTransportation
096530SEEGENE
536.559BKRW27250KRW0.93%250KRW
Sell
323.034K8.803B1.392TKRW4.066645.18KRW1.07KHealth Technology
293490KAKAO GAMES
528.656BKRW46300KRW−0.43%−200KRW
Buy
488.302K22.608B3.866TKRW7.596905.78KRWTechnology Services
259960KRAFTON
519.878BKRW179300KRW−0.50%−900KRW
Neutral
148.715K26.665B8.656TKRW1.616KTechnology Services
139130DGB FINANCIAL GROUP
488.218BKRW7950KRW1.15%90KRW
Buy
776.486K6.173B1.335TKRW2755.99KRWFinance
175330JB FINANCIAL GROUP
487.84BKRW10140KRW2.53%250KRW
Buy
1.5M15.208B2.109TKRW2059.20KRWFinance
000720HYUNDAI ENG & CONST
485.029BKRW38050KRW−1.04%−400KRW
Neutral
686.983K26.14B4.397TKRW8.914314.80KRWConsumer Durables
047040DWEC
484.685BKRW4785KRW3.01%140KRW
Buy
6.203M29.679B1.937TKRW3.801222.21KRWConsumer Durables
021240COWAY
465.658BKRW55800KRW−0.18%−100KRW
Sell
185.345K10.342B4.114TKRW8.656465.61KRW6.587KConsumer Durables
042670HDSINFRA
461.535BKRW7750KRW1.84%140KRW
Buy
2.098M16.257B1.506TKRW4.011905.35KRW2.832KProducer Manufacturing
006360GS E&C
439.862BKRW23300KRW0.43%100KRW
Buy
1.423M33.166B1.995TKRW5180.69KRWConsumer Durables
004800HYOSUNG
438.235BKRW70600KRW1.58%1100KRW
Buy
44.496K3.141B1.394TKRW11.905840.23KRW668Finance
016360SAMSUNG SECU
423.916BKRW33400KRW−3.19%−1100KRW
Strong Sell
543.924K18.167B3.184TKRW4747.10KRWFinance
001450HYUNDAI M&F INS
415.459BKRW30950KRW0.49%150KRW
Buy
369.701K11.442B2.521TKRW4.586721.81KRW4.061KFinance
034020DOOSAN ENERBILITY
401.307BKRW16700KRW0.54%90KRW
Buy
3.627M60.563B10.588TKRW72.13231.23KRW5.622KProducer Manufacturing
036570NCSOFT
396.893BKRW454000KRW−1.94%−9000KRW
Neutral
111.844K50.777B9.762TKRW15.9229080.76KRW4.62KTechnology Services
241560DOOSAN BOBCAT
386.138BKRW34750KRW−2.39%−850KRW
Sell
248.342K8.63B3.569TKRW7.374832.97KRW97Producer Manufacturing
023590DAOU TECH
376.114BKRW22900KRW1.55%350KRW
Strong Buy
219.397K5.024B956.192BKRW3.466602.53KRW572Finance
402340SKSQUARE
375.204BKRW36250KRW−3.46%−1300KRW
Neutral
959.658K34.788B5.33TKRW3.5910573.12KRW80Finance
028050SAMSUNG ENG
372.366BKRW25850KRW6.60%1600KRW
Strong Buy
2.811M72.661B4.822TKRW9.852461.75KRW5.265KIndustrial Services
302440SKBS
355.139BKRW75000KRW−2.60%−2000KRW
Strong Sell
267.901K20.093B6.166TKRW21.193639.75KRW1.001KHealth Technology
104480TK CHEMICAL
350.833BKRW3180KRW−0.93%−30KRW
Buy
349.896K1.113B300.864BKRW0.813985.72KRW646Consumer Durables
001120LG INT
350.069BKRW35050KRW1.15%400KRW
Sell
240.408K8.426B1.264TKRW2.1116458.02KRW372Distribution Services
003240TAEKWANG IND
317.705BKRW742000KRW0.41%3000KRW
Buy
748555.016M627.015BKRW9.4877942.98KRW1.451KEnergy Minerals
000990DB HITEK
316.892BKRW45200KRW−0.44%−200KRW
Buy
467.33K21.123B1.973TKRW3.2513985.57KRW2.038KElectronic Technology
003380HARIM HOLDINGS
311.758BKRW8710KRW1.63%140KRW
Buy
231.25K2.014B823.251BKRW4.551881.76KRW63Distribution Services
004990LOTTE
308.605BKRW32350KRW−0.77%−250KRW
Sell
67.24K2.175B2.384TKRW13.202469.89KRW193Consumer Non-Durables
018880HANON SYSTEMS
308.515BKRW9140KRW−2.35%−220KRW
Buy
801.371K7.325B4.99TKRW32.85285.83KRW2.24KProducer Manufacturing
004170SHINSEGAE
306.827BKRW231500KRW−0.22%−500KRW
Neutral
72.999K16.899B2.316TKRW7.6830209.97KRW2.567KRetail Trade
112040WEMADE
306.69BKRW39000KRW2.23%850KRW
Buy
1.206M47.031B1.255TKRW10.133980.73KRW175Technology Services
096770SK INNOVATION
304.59BKRW162100KRW−1.04%−1700KRW
Neutral
370.843K60.114B14.083TKRW6.3426213.10KRW1.353KEnergy Minerals
111770YOUNGONE CORP
298.067BKRW43600KRW0.81%350KRW
Sell
124.811K5.442B1.91TKRW3.3412943.77KRW301Consumer Non-Durables
088980MKIF
296.67BKRW11890KRW0.08%10KRW
Buy
461.3K5.485B4.793TKRWFinance
006260LS
277.785BKRW70500KRW1.88%1300KRW
Strong Buy
120.379K8.487B1.938TKRW4.7914433.83KRW74Producer Manufacturing