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LG Chem Ltd

051910.KS

Latest Trade

800,000.00KRW

Change

-10,000.00(-1.23%)

Volume

624,840

Today's Range

790,000.00

 - 

813,000.00

52 Week Range

230,000.00

 - 

833,000.00

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

Pricing

Previous Close
810,000.00
Open
807,000.00
Volume
624,840
3M AVG Volume
12.74
Today's High
813,000.00
Today's Low
790,000.00
52 Week High
833,000.00
52 Week Low
230,000.00
Shares Out (MIL)
77.09
Market Cap (MIL)
57,179,800.00
Forward P/E
40.62
Dividend (Yield %)
0.25

Next Event

Q4 2020 LG Chem Ltd Earnings Release

Latest Developments

More

Neste Says LG Chem To Start Replacing Fossil Feedstock With Neste Renewable Hydrocarbons In Upcoming Months

Pure Minerals Entered Non-Binding MoU With LG Chem

Lg Chem Seeks To Pay A Dividend Of At Least 10,000 Won Per Each Common Share From 2020 To 2022

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About LG Chem Ltd

LG Chem Ltd is a Korea-based company principally engaged in the manufacture of petrochemical materials. The Company operates its business through five segments. The Petrochemistry Business segment is mainly engaged in the manufacture of basic materials which are mainly used for petrochemical industry, and the products include polyvinyl chloride (PVC) resins, low-density polyethylene (LDPE), poly styrene (PS), and acrylonitrile butadiene styrene (ABS). The Battery Business segment mainly engages in the manufacture of rechargeable batteries for mobile phone, automobile and storage batteries. The Advanced Materials Business segment mainly manufactures optical materials for manufacturing polarizers, and electronic materials including liquid crystal display (LCD) materials and cathode materials. The Life Science Business segment engages in the bio pharmaceutical business. The Common and Other segment manufactures and sells crop protection agents, fertilizers and seeds.

Industry

Chemical Manufacturing

Contact Info

LG Twin Tower

128, Yeoui-Daero, Yeongdeungpo-Gu

07336

South Korea

+82.2.37731114

https://www.lgchem.com/

Executive Leadership

Jin Su Park

Chairman of the Board

Gi Su Noh

Co-President, Chief Technology Officer

Ho Yeong Jung

Co-President, Director

Jong Hyeon Kim

Co-President

Myeong Hwan Kim

Co-President

Key Stats

1.71 mean rating - 34 analysts
Sell
Hold
Buy
Revenue (MM, KRW)

2017

25.7K

2018

28.2K

2019

28.6K

2020(E)

30.5K
EPS (KRW)

2017

25,367.000

2018

19,057.000

2019

3,882.000

2020(E)

19,926.785
Price To Earnings (TTM)
85.58
Price To Sales (TTM)
2.00
Price To Book (MRQ)
3.44
Price To Cash Flow (TTM)
18.49
Total Debt To Equity (MRQ)
62.56
LT Debt To Equity (MRQ)
48.75
Return on Investment (TTM)
3.42
Return on Equity (TTM)
2.46

Latest News

Latest News

Hyundai faces lawsuit over EV fires as GM launches recall

Hyundai Motor Co is being sued over a string of battery fires in its electric vehicles (EVs), just as General Motors Co recalls nearly 70,000 EVs with batteries from the same maker, LG Chem Ltd.

Hyundai faces lawsuit over EV fires as GM launches recall

* Hyundai's upgrade only a temporary fix to buy time - plaintiffs

GM recalling nearly 69,000 Bolt EVs for fire risks

General Motors Co <GM.N> said on Friday it was recalling 68,677 electric cars worldwide that pose a fire risk after five reported fires and two minor injuries.

GM recalling nearly 69,000 Bolt EVs for fire risks

General Motors Co said on Friday it is recalling 68,677 electric cars worldwide that pose a fire risk after five reported fires and two minor injuries.

Tesla supplier LG Chem approves plan to split off battery business

LG Chem shareholders on Friday approved a plan to separate its battery business into a new company, paving the way for a potential public listing to finance expansion.

South Korea pension fund to oppose LG Chem's battery split-off plan

South Korea's National Pension Service (NPS) will oppose LG Chem's plan to separate its battery business into a new company, the NPS said on Tuesday.

U.S. ITC delays decision on LG Chem, SK Innovation trade secret case

The United States International Trade Commission (ITC) on Monday delayed a decision in a trade secrets case involving South Korean battery makers LG Chem and SK Innovation to Dec. 10.

ITC delays decision on LG Chem, SK Innovation trade secret case

The United States International Trade Commission (ITC) on Monday delayed a decision on South Korea's chemicals and electric vehicle battery maker LG Chem Ltd's complaint its cross-town rival SK Innovation Co Ltd misappropriated electric vehicle battery trade secrets.

South Korea battery maker LG Chem's shares jump, boosted by Tesla sales boom

Shares in electric vehicle battery maker LG Chem <051910.KS> leapt as much as 4.1% in early trade on Thursday after the firm and major customer Tesla Inc <TSLA.O> both posted record quarterly profits.

S.Korea shares fall on dented U.S. stimulus hopes, rising virus cases

* KOSPI falls, foreigners net sellers * Korean won weakens against U.S. dollar * South Korea benchmark bond yield falls SEOUL, Oct 22 (Reuters) - Round-up of South Korean financial markets: ** South Korean shares fell on Thursday, tracking global peers on dented hopes of...

Tesla supplier LG Chem to boost battery capacity

Electric vehicle battery maker LG Chem plans to triple production capacity for cylindrical batteries used by Tesla and others, and is considering expansion in Europe and North America to meet surging demand, it said on Wednesday.

CEO of top battery maker LG Chem discloses JV talks, defends split-off

LG Chem <051910.KS>, the world's top electric vehicle (EV) battery maker, is in talks with a "couple" of automakers to create joint ventures to produce automotive batteries, Chief Executive Officer Hak Cheol Shin told Reuters on Friday.

Top EV battery maker LG Chem in JV talks with automakers -CEO

LG Chem, the world's top electric vehicle (EV) battery maker, is in talks with a "couple" of automakers to create joint ventures to produce automotive batteries, Chief Executive Officer Hak Cheol Shin told Reuters on Friday.

Tesla battery supplier LG Chem forecasts record third-quarter profit

South Korea's LG Chem Ltd, an electric vehicle (EV) battery supplier for Tesla and a petrochemicals maker, said on Monday its third-quarter operating profit likely jumped to a record high, beating analysts' estimates.

Hyundai Motor to recall Kona EV in South Korea over concern of fire risk

Hyundai Motor Co will voluntarily recall its Kona electric vehicles as a possible short circuit due to what may be faulty manufacturing of its high-voltage battery cells could pose a fire risk, South Korea's transport ministry said on Thursday.

Shares of LG Chem rise after report of Tesla's interest in battery unit

Shares of LG Chem Ltd, which supplies batteries to Tesla Inc, climbed on Tuesday, after media said the U.S. electric vehicle maker was looking to acquire a stake in a battery unit the South Korean company wants to dispose of.

S.Korea stocks track Wall Street gains, fall in virus cases lifts sentiment

* KOSPI rises, foreigners net sellers * Korean won strengthens against U.S. dollar * South Korea benchmark bond yield falls SEOUL, Sept 29 (Reuters) - Round-up of South Korean financial markets: ** South Korean shares rose on Tuesday ahead of a three-day Chuseok holiday,...

LG Chem plans to separate battery business as electric cars take off

South Korea's LG Chem, an electric car battery supplier for Tesla Inc and GM said on Thursday it plans to separate its battery business into a new company as the electric vehicle market takes off.

Tesla battery supplier LG Chem shares jump 10% on upbeat outlook

LG Chem, an electric vehicle battery supplier for Tesla, Volkswagen and others, said on Friday it expects profitability in its battery business to rise in the second half, helping shares surge nearly 10%.

South Korean battery rivals' U.S. legal case turns into fight for jobs

South Korea's rival battery-makers LG Chem and SK Innovation, which supply Volkswagen, Ford and GM, are caught in a growing row in the United States as the quest to create jobs complicates an ongoing legal fight, documents seen by Reuters show.

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