Samsung C&T

Buffett's Investments in Japanese Trading Companies - Positive Boost to Korean Trading Companies?

326 Views15 Sep 2020 23:19

In this insight, we highlight seven major trading companies in Korea that could receive a greater positive boost from the global institutional investors who seek to find similar companies to the Japanese trading companies invested by Warren Buffett. The seven Korean trading companies mentioned in this insight have an average P/B multiple of 0.5x in 2020, which is 23% lower than the average P/B multiple of 0.7x for the five Japanese trading companies invested by Warren Buffett. These companies are as follows:

  • Samsung C&T
  • GS Corp
  • Hanwha Corp
  • POSCO International
  • SK Networks
  • LG International
  • Hyundai Corp
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