As of Apr. 4 09:10 A.M., Naver slightly edged up 0.82 percent to 123,000 won. It had declined 10.55 percent through the past month. Naver is Korea’s top search portal.

Compared with its close competitors within the same industry, KOSPI, as the monthly volatility of Naver was relatively expand, the stock price was stay at a low level with decline.

Comparing industry to the market, the KOSPI industry including Naver records lower volatility but a higher earning rate than Services. In other words, the industry had been safer with high returns.

Target price 156,000 won

Per analysts’ expectations during the recent month, the average target price of Naver is 156,500 won. The stock price is 123,000 won as of yesterday, so there is 33,500 won (27 percent) disparate in order to be able to increase.

Compared with 4 close competitors with similar market capitalization within its industry, while Naver’s P/E ratio, a price-paid ratio of annual net income, is at the highest level, its P/B ratio, a financial ratio of a company’s book value, records a proper value.

Foreigners sell

As of yesterday, Institutions have been selling for the past two trading days and Foreigners have been selling for the past three trading days.

As a shareholding sum by the investor group for the past four weeks, Foreigners have sold 585,620 shares with the maintenance of a selling position and Institutions have sold 59,706 shares with a changing stance to selling from buying.

However, during the same period, Individuals have bought 640,988 shares with an increasing position.

Regarding the statistics for the past month on trade volume as the total outstanding shares, the daily turnover rate of Naver was 0.24 percent. And the daily volatility, the average range of rise and fall, during the same period is 2.04 percent.

As per the inquiry for shareholding by the investor group, the major investor group is Foreigners with 51.03 percent from total outstanding shares.

Institutions and Individuals each hold 30.79 percent and 17.73 percent. And as recent 5-day shareholding change by the investor group, Foreigners is the major investor group with 56.56 percent. Institutions hold 23.07 percent and Individuals hold 19.53 percent.

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