Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Overview
Date Founded

1969

Headquarters

129 Samsung-ro,Yeongtong-gu,Suwon, Gyeonggi 16677

Type of Company

Public

Employees (Worldwide)

93.2K

Industries

Semiconductors
Appliances & Electronics
Equipment & Office Supplies

Company Description

Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. engages in the manufacturing and selling of electronics and computer peripherals. The company operates through following business divisions: Consumer Electronics, Information Technology & Mobile Communications and Device Solutions. The Consumer Electronics business division provides cable television, monitor, printer, air-conditioners, refrigerators, washing machines and medical devices. The Information Technology & Mobile Communications business division offers handheld products, communication systems, computers and digital cameras. The Device Solutions business division comprises of memory, system large scale integrated circuit and light emitting diode. The company was founded on January 13, 1969 and is headquartered in Suwon, South Korea.

Executives & Employees

Co-President, Co-Chief Executive Officer & Director

Vice Chairman & Chief Executive Officer

Vice Chairman & Co-Chief Executive Officer

Co-President, Co-Chief Executive Officer & Director

President, Co-Chief Executive Officer & Director

Chairman

President & Chief Financial Officer, Corporate Management Office

Chief Financial Officer

President & Chief Financial Officer, Corporate Management Office

Executive Advisor

Board of Directors

President & Chief Financial Officer, Corporate Management Office at Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Dean, Faculty of Liberal Education at Seoul National University

Vice Chairman & Co-Chief Executive Officer at Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Vice Chairman & Chief Executive Officer at Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Co-President, Co-Chief Executive Officer & Director at Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Co-President, Co-Chief Executive Officer & Director at Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

President, Co-Chief Executive Officer & Director at Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Professor at Yonsei University

Managing Director-Technical Equipment Team at Samsung Display Co., Ltd.

Independent Director at Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

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Owners & Shareholders
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NPSK is an active pension fund manager which utilizes their Strategic Asset Allocation process to formulate investment strategy. Their asset mix is constructed on the basis of long-term returns rate, risk tolerance and capital market expectations. Their Tactical Asset Allocation model refers to asset allocations modifications adapted to market changes, which allows them to take advantage of market inefficiencies.The firm invests in a range of asset classes including domestic fixed-income, domestic equity, international investments and alternative investments. Each asset class is benchmarked against a corresponding index. Generally, the bulk of their portfolio weight is in domestic fixed income. Their fixed income and equity portfolios are managed both internally and externally. Alternative investments include infrastructure, real estate, corporate restructuring, private equity and venture capital.

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Capital World Investors (CWI) employs a long-term, value-oriented global investment approach and a multiple portfolio manager system that combines teamwork and individual accountability. The firm is committed to maintaining low operating expenses, among the lowest in the fund industry. They utilize fundamental research to gather in-depth information on markets and companies around the world.CWI employs a security-by-security approach to portfolio construction and emphasize long-term investments. Their strategies focus on determining the difference between the fundamental value of a company and its price in the marketplace.CWI offers a wide variety of equity, fixed-income and balanced investment strategies. Their strategies are categorized as global, multi-regional and regional investment strategies.

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Capital World Global Investors (CWGI) is the investment adviser to the American Funds Group, a family of 30 funds marketed to individuals exclusively through financial advisers and other intermediaries. American Funds are also used as investment vehicles for 401ks, other retirement plans, variable annuities and 529 college savings plans. The funds have the following characteristics: (1) a long-term, value-oriented approach (2) long-established, global research (3) a multiple portfolio counselor system that combines teamwork with individual accountability (4) experienced, long-tenured investment professionals and (5) a commitment to low operating expenses, among the lowest in the fund industry.^CWGI uses a Multiple Portfolio Counselor System. The assets of each fund are divided into smaller, more manageable portions. Each portion is managed by a portfolio counselor who operates autonomously, investing his or her portion as though it were an entire fund (subject to fund objectives and overall guidelines). Research analysts typically manage a segment as well (usually about 20% of the fund's assets), bringing their expertise directly to bear on the fund's results. Portfolio counselors are free to make their own decisions. As a fund's assets grow, new counselors can be added.^Investment decisions are based on internal research. Equity research is comprehensive and bottom-up while at the same time constantly monitoring broader economic, political, currency and interest rate trends. Investment research is proprietary and used solely by CWGI portfolio managers.

Recent Transactions
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Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd., Samsung Research America, Inc. purchase Kngine, Inc. from Sawari Ventures LLC, Vodafone Ventures Egypt

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Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. purchases Fluenty, Inc. from FuturePlay, Inc., Innobase Co. Ltd., Global Brain Corp.

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HP, Inc. purchases Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. /Printing Bus & Subs (4) from Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Transaction Advisors
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Advised onSamsung Electronics Co., Ltd., Samsung Electronics America, Inc. purchase Harman International Industries, Inc.

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Advised onSamsung Life Insurance Co., Ltd. purchases Samsung Card Co., Ltd. from Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

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Advised onSamsung Electronics Co., Ltd., Samsung C&T Corp. (Inactive) purchase AST Research, Inc.

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Advised onSamsung Electronics Co., Ltd., Samsung Electronics America, Inc. purchase Harman International Industries, Inc.

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Advised onSamsung Electronics Co., Ltd., Samsung Electronics America, Inc. purchase Harman International Industries, Inc.

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Advised onSamsung Electronics Co., Ltd., Samsung Electronics America, Inc. purchase Harman International Industries, Inc.

Advisors & Consultants
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Partner at O'Melveny & Myers LLP

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Partner at Dorsey & Whitney LLP

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Shareholder at Greenberg Traurig LLP

Clients

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QUALCOMM, Inc. engages in the development, design, and provision of digital telecommunications products and services. It operates through the following segments: Qualcomm CDMA Technologies (QCT), Qualcomm Technology Licensing (QTL), and Qualcomm Strategic Initiatives (QSI). The QCT segment develops and supplies integrated circuits and system software based on technologies for the use in voice and data communications, networking, application processing, multimedia, and global positioning system products. The QTL segment grants licenses and provides rights to use portions of the firm's intellectual property portfolio. The QSI segment focuses on opening new or expanding opportunities for its technologies and supporting the design and introduction of new products and services for voice and data communications. The company was founded by Franklin P. Antonio, Adelia A. Coffman, Andrew Cohen, Klein Gilhousen, Irwin Mark Jacobs, Andrew J. Viterbi, and Harvey P. White in July 1985 and is headquartered in San Diego, CA.

AT&T, Inc. is a holding company, which engages in the provision of telecommunications and digital entertainment services. It operates through the following business segments: Business Solutions, Entertainment Group, Consumer Mobility, and International. The Business Solutions segment provides advanced IP-based services including Virtual Private Networks (VPN); Ethernet-related products; FlexWare, a service that relies on Software Defined Networking (SDN) and Network Functions Virtualization (NFV) to provide application-based routing, and broadband, collectively referred to as strategic services, as well as traditional data and voice products. We utilize our wireless and wired networks to provide a complete communications solution to our business customers. The Entertainment Group segment offers video, internet, voice communication, and interactive and targeted advertising services to customers located in the United States. The Consumer Mobility segment provides nationwide wireless service to consumers, and wholesale and resale subscribers located in the United States. The International segment provides entertainment services in Latin America and wireless services in Mexico. The company was founded in 1983 and is headquartered in Dallas, TX.

Key Stats and Financials As of 2017
Market Capitalization
$306T
Total Enterprise Value
$295T
Earnings Per Share
$5,990.88
Revenue
$240T
Net Profit
$41.3T
EBITDA
$75.8T
EBITDAMargin
31.62%
Total Debt
$18.8T
Total Equity
$214T
Enterprise Value Sales
1.23x
Enterprise Value EBITDAOperating
3.89x
TEVNet Income
7.13x
Debt TEV
0.06x
Three Year Compounded Annual Growth Rate Of Revenue
5.13%
Five Year Compounded Annual Growth Rate Of Revenue
3.56%
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Mast Mobile, Inc. provides mobile business communications. It is a software communications platform that is designed to improve analytics and productivity. The company was founded by David Messenger, David Dawson, Peter Lurie and Bubba Murarka in 2013 and is headquartered in New York, NY.

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Novaled GmbH designs and develops organic light-emitting diode technologies. Its products include organic materials, OLED display materials, OLED lighting materials and organic photovoltaic materials. The firm with expertise in synthetic and analytical chemistry, offers complete solutions for the organic electronic markets, commercializing Novaled's Doping technology and materials. The company was founded in 2001 by Karl Leo, Jan Blochwitz-Nimoth, Martin Pfeiffer and Jörg Amelung and is headquartered in Dresden, Germany.

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The World Cyber Games (WCG) is the world's first 'Cyber Game Festival', designed to build a healthy cyber culture. The best gamers around the world gather into different cities to share the excitement and fun of the game tournaments.To lead the development of the digital entertainment culture by promotion harmony of humankind through e-sports and its embodiment in the 'Cyber Culture Festival.'WCG is a comprehensive Digital Culture Festival, where language and cultural Festival barriers are stripped away, and international exchange and harmony are promoted through extensive events including tournaments, conferences, and exhibitions.

Investors
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Founder at Stamps.com, Inc.

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Investor at SPOTHERO, INC.

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Managing Director at Divergent Ventures LLC

Suppliers
Skyworks Solutions, Inc. Appliances & Electronics | Wilmington, DE

Skyworks Solutions, Inc. engages in the design, development, and manufacture of proprietary semiconductor products. Its product portfolio includes amplifiers, attenuators, circulators, demodulators, detectors, diodes, directional couplers, front-end modules, hybrids, isolators, lighting and display solutions, mixers, modulators, optocouplers, optoisolators, phase shifters, synthesizers, power dividers and combiners, power management devices, receivers, switches, and technical ceramics. The company was founded in 1962 and is headquartered in Woburn, MA.

Applied Materials, Inc. Electrical Products | Santa Clara, CA

Applied Materials is the global leader in providing manufacturing solutions for the semiconductor, flat panel display and solar photovoltaic industries. Our technologies help make innovations like smartphones, flat screen TVs and solar panels more affordable and accessible to consumers and businesses around the world.

Interphase Corp. IT Consulting & Services | Plano, TX

Interphase Corp. operates as a diversified information and communications technology company. The firm offers products and services from embedded computing solutions and contract manufacturing services to a line of embedded computer vision products through its subsidiaries. The company was founded by Michael E. Cope in 1974 and is headquartered in Carrollton, TX.

Competitors
Amazon.com, Inc. Retail: Other - Seattle, WA

Amazon.com, Inc. engages in the provision of online retail shopping services. It operates through the following segments: North America, International, and Amazon Web Services (AWS). The North America segment includes retail sales of consumer products and subscriptions through North America-focused websites such as www.amazon.com and www.amazon.ca. The International segment offers retail sales of consumer products and subscriptions through internationally-focused websites. The Amazon Web Services segment involves in the global sales of compute, storage, database, and AWS service offerings for start-ups, enterprises, government agencies, and academic institutions. The company was founded by Jeffrey P. Bezos in July 1994 and is headquartered in Seattle, WA.

Apple, Inc. Computer Hardware - Cupertino, CA

Apple, Inc. engages in the design, manufacture, and marketing of mobile communication, media devices, personal computers, and portable digital music players. It operates through the following geographical segments: Americas, Europe, Greater China, Japan, and Rest of Asia Pacific. The Americas segment includes both North and South America. The Europe segment consists of European countries, as well as India, the Middle East, and Africa. The Greater China segment comprises of China, Hong Kong, and Taiwan. The Rest of Asia Pacific segment includes Australia and Asian countries not included in the reportable operating segments of the company. The company was founded by Steven Paul Jobs, Ronald Gerald Wayne, and Stephen G. Wozniak on April 1, 1976 and is headquartered in Cupertino, CA.

Aptiv Plc Auto Parts & Tires - Gillingham, KE

Aptiv Plc engages in the design, development, and manufacture of vehicle components. The firm also provides electrical, electronic, and safety technology solutions to the global automotive and commercial vehicle markets. It operates through the following segments: Signal and Power Solutions; Advanced Safety and User Experience segments; and Eliminations and Other. The Signal and Power Solutions segment covers component and systems integration expertise in infotainment and connectivity; body controls and security systems; displays; passive and active safety electronics; autonomous driving software and technologies; and software development. The Eliminations and Other segment comprises of elimination of inter-segment transactions, other expenses, and income of a non-operating or strategic nature. The company was founded on May 19, 2011 and is headquartered in Gillingham, the United Kingdom.