NYSE:SKM - SK Telecom Stock Price, News, & Analysis

Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist.
$25.50 +0.08 (+0.31 %)
(As of 02/15/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$25.50
Today's Range$25.00 - $25.52
52-Week Range$22.66 - $28.56
Volume453,203 shs
Average Volume472,338 shs
Market Capitalization$16.21 billion
P/E Ratio6.97
Dividend Yield0.47%
Beta0.35
SK Telecom Co., Ltd. provides wireless telecommunication services in South Korea. The company operates in four segments: Cellular Services, Fixed-Line Telecommunication Services, E-Commerce Services, and Other Businesses. The Cellular Services segment offers wireless voice transmission and data transmission services; cellular global roaming services; interconnection services to connect its networks to fixed-line and other wireless networks; Internet of Things solutions; and platform services, as well as sells wireless devices, including smartphones and basic phones, tablets and other Internet access devices, and wearable devices. As of December 31, 2017, it had approximately 30.2 million wireless subscribers. The Fixed-Line Telecommunication Services segment provides fixed-line telephone services, such as local, domestic long distance, international long distance, and voice over Internet protocol services; broadband Internet access services; video-on-demand and Internet protocol TV services; and business communications services comprising leased line solutions, Internet data center solutions, and network solution services. The E-Commerce Services operates 11st, an online open marketplace; Syrup Wallet, a mobile wallet service; OK Cashbag, a loyalty points program; and 11Pay, a convenient and secure payment service. The Other Businesses segment provides portal services under Nate brand name; high-end audio devices and other portable media devices; and residential and small business electronic security and other related alarm monitoring services, as well as operates One Store, a mobile application marketplace. SK Telecom Co., Ltd. was founded in 1984 and is headquartered in Seoul, South Korea.

Receive SKM News and Ratings via Email

Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for SKM and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter.

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Radiotelephone communication
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorComputer and Technology
CUSIPN/A
Phone82-2-6100-2114

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$15.77 billion
Cash Flow$3.6744 per share
Book Value$25.53 per share

Profitability

Net Income$2.34 billion

Miscellaneous

Employees30,608
Market Cap$16.21 billion
OptionableOptionable

SK Telecom (NYSE:SKM) Frequently Asked Questions

What is SK Telecom's stock symbol?

SK Telecom trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "SKM."

When is SK Telecom's next earnings date?

SK Telecom is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, February 20th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for SK Telecom.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for SK Telecom?

3 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for SK Telecom in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for SK Telecom.

Has SK Telecom been receiving favorable news coverage?

Press coverage about SKM stock has trended neutral this week, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research group ranks the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. SK Telecom earned a news impact score of 0.2 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news stories about the Wireless communications provider a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the immediate future.

Are investors shorting SK Telecom?

SK Telecom saw a drop in short interest in January. As of January 15th, there was short interest totalling 484,714 shares, a drop of 44.6% from the December 31st total of 874,370 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 549,672 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 0.9 days. View SK Telecom's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of SK Telecom's key competitors?

Who are SK Telecom's key executives?

SK Telecom's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Jung Ho Park, Pres, CEO & Exec. Director (Age 56)
  • Mr. Young Sang Ryu, CFO, Head of Corp. Center & Exec. Director
  • Jeong Hwan Choi, Head of investor Relations
  • Kiwook Lee, Sr. VP
  • Woo-Hyun Cho, VP

Who are SK Telecom's major shareholders?

SK Telecom's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Silchester International Investors LLP (1.90%), Macquarie Group Ltd. (1.49%), Oldfield Partners LLP (0.42%), Bank of America Corp DE (0.42%), Northern Trust Corp (0.21%) and LSV Asset Management (0.20%).

Which major investors are selling SK Telecom stock?

SKM stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Silchester International Investors LLP, BlackRock Inc., Oldfield Partners LLP, Macquarie Group Ltd., Northern Trust Corp, Pekin Singer Strauss Asset Management IL, Renaissance Group LLC and Matthews International Capital Management LLC.

Which major investors are buying SK Telecom stock?

SKM stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Bank of America Corp DE, LMR Partners LLP, Dorsey Wright & Associates, Acadian Asset Management LLC, FNY Investment Advisers LLC, LSV Asset Management, Connor Clark & Lunn Investment Management Ltd. and Henry James International Management Inc..

How do I buy shares of SK Telecom?

Shares of SKM can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is SK Telecom's stock price today?

One share of SKM stock can currently be purchased for approximately $25.50.

How big of a company is SK Telecom?

SK Telecom has a market capitalization of $16.21 billion and generates $15.77 billion in revenue each year. The Wireless communications provider earns $2.34 billion in net income (profit) each year or $3.66 on an earnings per share basis. SK Telecom employs 30,608 workers across the globe.

What is SK Telecom's official website?

The official website for SK Telecom is http://www.sktelecom.com.

How can I contact SK Telecom?

SK Telecom's mailing address is SK T-Tower 65 Eulji-ro Jung-gu, Seoul M5, 04539. The Wireless communications provider can be reached via phone at 82-2-6100-2114 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for SK Telecom (NYSE SKM)

Community Ranking:  2.5 out of 5 (star star half star)
Outperform Votes:  157 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  155 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  312
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about SK Telecom and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe SKM will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe SKM will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 2/16/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of analysts' upgrades, downgrades and new coverage with MarketBeat.com's FREE daily email newsletter.

Yahoo Gemini Pixel