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SK Telecom (SKM) Stock Price, News & Analysis

-0.26 (-1.21%)
(As of 05/20/2024 ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
270,808 shs
Average Volume
237,354 shs
Market Capitalization
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
Price Target

SK Telecom MarketRank™ Stock Analysis

Analyst Rating
Short Interest
0.24% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Based on Four Factors
News Sentiment
0.21mentions of SK Telecom in the last 14 days
Based on 2 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Proj. Earnings Growth
From $2.12 to $2.21 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

New Rank-Based ScoringMarketRank is calculated by averaging available category scores (with extra weight given to analysis and valuation), then ranking the company's weighted average against that of other companies.

1.57 out of 5 stars

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About SK Telecom Stock (NYSE:SKM)

SK Telecom Co., Ltd. provides wireless telecommunication services in South Korea. The company operates through three segments: Cellular Services, Fixed-Line Telecommunications Services, and Other Businesses. The Cellular Services segment offers wireless voice and data transmission, Internet of Things solutions, platform, cloud, smart factory solutions, subscription, advertising and curated shopping under T Deal brand name, and metaverse platform-based services, as well as sells wireless devices. The Fixed-Line Telecommunications Services segment provides fixed-line telephone services; broadband Internet services; media platform services, such as Internet protocol TV and cable TV; and business communications services. The Other Businesses segment offers T-commerce services, as well as portal services under Nate brand name. In addition, it provides call center management, base station maintenance, information gathering and consulting, database and internet website, cable broadcasting, broadcasting programs, and digital contents sourcing services; manufactures non-memory and other electronic integrated circuits; international telecommunication and mobile; and operates information and communications facilities, and mobile virtual network, as well as engages in communications and communication device retail business. SK Telecom Co., Ltd. was incorporated in 1984 and is headquartered in Seoul, South Korea.

SKM Stock Price History

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Company Calendar

Last Earnings
Next Earnings (Estimated)
Fiscal Year End

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Radiotelephone communication
Year Founded


Net Income
$874.89 million
Pretax Margin


Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$13.49 billion
Cash Flow
$1.58 per share
Book Value
$19.27 per share


Free Float

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Key Executives

  • Mr. Young Sang Ryu (Age 54)
    CEO, President & Executive Director
    Comp: $1.55M
  • Mr. Heesup Kim (Age 56)
    Head of Communications
  • Min Yong Ha (Age 54)
    Head of Corporate Development
  • Mr. Jin Woo So (Age 63)
    Chairman of China's Foreign Cooperation of SUPEX Council Project
    Comp: $2.43M
  • Yong Joo Park (Age 59)
    Head of ESG
  • Mr. Jong Ryeol Kang (Age 60)
    Head of ICT Infrastructure, CSPO & Executive Director
    Comp: $375.76k
  • Myung-Jin Han (Age 51)
    Head of Corporate Strategy
  • Yong-Seop Yum (Age 62)
    Head of SK Research Institute for SUPEX Management
    Comp: $1.14M
  • Dong Hwan Cho (Age 54)
    Head of Cloud Technology
  • Hyun A Lee (Age 53)
    Head of Commercial Service

SKM Stock Analysis - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell SK Telecom stock right now?

2 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for SK Telecom in the last twelve months. There are currently 2 hold ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "hold" SKM shares. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in SKM, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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How have SKM shares performed in 2024?

SK Telecom's stock was trading at $21.40 on January 1st, 2024. Since then, SKM stock has decreased by 0.8% and is now trading at $21.22.
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Are investors shorting SK Telecom?

SK Telecom saw a increase in short interest during the month of April. As of April 30th, there was short interest totaling 904,500 shares, an increase of 19.6% from the April 15th total of 756,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 258,300 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 3.5 days. Approximately 0.2% of the shares of the company are sold short.
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When is SK Telecom's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, May 22nd 2024.
View our SKM earnings forecast

How were SK Telecom's earnings last quarter?

SK Telecom Co., Ltd. (NYSE:SKM) announced its earnings results on Monday, April, 29th. The Wireless communications provider reported $0.34 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter. The Wireless communications provider earned $3.43 billion during the quarter. SK Telecom had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 8.62% and a net margin of 6.22%.

Is SK Telecom a good dividend stock?

SK Telecom (NYSE:SKM) pays an annual dividend of $1.07 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 4.97%. SKM has a dividend yield higher than 75% of all dividend-paying stocks, making it a leading dividend payer. The dividend payout ratio is 152.86%. Payout ratios above 75% are not desirable because they may not be sustainable. Based on earnings estimates, SKM will have a dividend payout ratio of 48.42% next year. This indicates that the company will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
Read our dividend analysis for SKM.

What ETFs hold SK Telecom's stock?

ETFs with the largest weight of SK Telecom (NYSE:SKM) stock in their portfolio include ProShares S&P Kensho Smart Factories ETF (MAKX) and Matthews Asia Dividend Active ETF (ADVE).AXS Green Alpha ETF (NXTE).

What is Dong-Hyun Jang's approval rating as SK Telecom's CEO?

24 employees have rated SK Telecom Chief Executive Officer Dong-Hyun Jang on Dong-Hyun Jang has an approval rating of 86% among the company's employees.

What other stocks do shareholders of SK Telecom own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other SK Telecom investors own include AT&T (T), NVIDIA (NVDA), Walt Disney (DIS), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), CVS Health (CVS), AbbVie (ABBV), Home Depot (HD), Intel (INTC), Cisco Systems (CSCO) and Micron Technology (MU).

Who are SK Telecom's major shareholders?

SK Telecom's stock is owned by a number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Allspring Global Investments Holdings LLC (0.00%), Allspring Global Investments Holdings LLC (0.00%), Nordea Investment Management AB (0.00%), Acadian Asset Management LLC (0.00%), Promethos Capital LLC (0.00%) and Silvercrest Asset Management Group LLC (0.00%).

How do I buy shares of SK Telecom?

Shares of SKM stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Charles Schwab, E*TRADE, Fidelity, and Vanguard Brokerage Services.
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Does SK Telecom have any subsidiaries?
The following companies are subsidiares of SK Telecom: ADT CAPS Co. Ltd., ADT Caps, Atlas Investment, CAPSTEC Co. Ltd., Cyworld, DongGuan Iriver Electronics Co. Ltd., Dreamus Company, Eleven Street Co. Ltd., FSK L&S (Hungary) Co. Ltd., FSK L&S (Shanghai) Co. Ltd., FSK L&S Co. Ltd., FSK L&S Vietnam Company Limited, Hana Card, Hanaro Telecom, Happy Hanool Co. Ltd., Home & Service Co. Ltd., ID Quantique, Id Quantique LLC, Incross Co. Ltd., Infra Communications Co. Ltd., Iriver China Co. Ltd., Iriver Enterprise Ltd., K-net Culture and Contents Venture Fund, Korea Thrunet, LG HelloVision, Life & Security Holdings Co. Ltd., Life Design Company Inc., Mindknock Co. Ltd., Onestore Co. Ltd., PS&Marketing Co. Ltd., Panasia Semiconductor Materials LLC, Quantum Innovation Fund I, SK Broadband, SK Broadband Co. Ltd., SK Communications Co. Ltd., SK Global Healthcare Business Group Ltd., SK Infosec Co. Ltd., SK M&Service Co. Ltd., SK O&S Co. Ltd., SK Planet Co. Ltd., SK Planet Global Holdings Pte. Ltd., SK Planet Japan K. K., SK Telecom China Fund I L.P., SK Telecom China Holdings Co. Ltd., SK Telecom Innovation Fund L.P., SK Telecom TMT Investment Corp., SK Telink Co. Ltd., SK stoa Co. Ltd., SK telecom Japan Inc., SKP America LLC, SKT Americas Inc., SKinfosec Information Technology (wuxi) Co. Ltd., Service Ace Co. Ltd., Service Top Co. Ltd., Shopkick, Tbroad Nowon Broadcasting Co. Ltd., YTK Investment Ltd., iRiver Ltd, and id Quantique Ltd..
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This page (NYSE:SKM) was last updated on 5/21/2024 by Staff

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