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LG is a company that provides electronic products. The Company offers a range of products, including televisions, home theater systems, refrigerators, washing machines, computer monitors, wearable devices, smart appliances, and smartphones. It operates through several segments, including home entertainment, mobile communications, home appliances, and air solutions, and vehicle components.
TypePublic
Founded1958
HQSeoul, KR
Websitelg.com
Employee Ratings3.4

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Employees (est.) (Dec 2017)73,773(-1%)
Revenue (FY, 2018)₩61.3 T
Share Price (Jul 2020)₩68.1 K(+6%)
Cybersecurity ratingCMore

Key People/Management at LG

Seong Jin Jo

Seong Jin Jo

CEO
Il-Pyung Park

Il-Pyung Park

CTO
Woo Jong Lee

Woo Jong Lee

President, CEO
Havis Kwon

Havis Kwon

EVP, CEO, Home Entertainment Company
Jong Seok Park

Jong Seok Park

EVP & CEO - Mobile Communications Company
Hwan Yong Nho

Hwan Yong Nho

President & CEO - Air Conditioning & Energy Solution Company
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LG Office Locations

LG has offices in Seoul, Englewood Cliffs, Huntsville, Dely Ibrahim and in 51 other locations
Seoul, KR (HQ)
LG Twin Tower, Yeoeuido-dong
Dely Ibrahim, DZ
214 Bois des Cars 2
Eastern Creek, AU
2 Wonderland Dr
Wien, AT
Guglgasse 6
Edegem, BE
Prins Boudewijnlaan 41
Sao Paulo, BR
Av. Dr. Chucri Zaidan, 920 - Chácara Santo Antônio (Zona Sul)
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LG Financials and Metrics

LG Revenue

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LG's revenue was reported to be ₩61.34 t in FY, 2018 which is a 0.1% decrease from the previous period.
KRW

Revenue (Q2, 2019)

15.6t

Gross profit (Q2, 2019)

4.0t

Gross profit margin (Q2, 2019), %

25.3%

Net income (Q2, 2019)

106.0b

EBIT (Q2, 2019)

652.3b

Market capitalization (6-Jul-2020)

12.8t

Closing stock price (6-Jul-2020)

68.1k

Cash (30-Jun-2019)

3.9m

EV

12.8t
LG's current market capitalization is ₩12.8 t.
Annual
KRWFY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Revenue

56.5t55.4t61.4t61.3t

Revenue growth, %

(2%)11%0%

Cost of goods sold

43.6t41.6t46.7t46.3t

Gross profit

12.9t13.7t14.7t15.1t
Quarterly
KRWQ1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019

Revenue

13.4t14.0t13.2t14.7t14.6t15.2t15.1t15.0t15.4t14.9t15.6t

Cost of goods sold

10.0t10.2t9.9t11.0t10.8t11.6t11.3t11.1t11.6t11.2t11.7t

Gross profit

3.3t3.8t3.3t3.7t3.7t3.6t3.8t3.9t3.9t3.7t4.0t

Gross profit Margin, %

25%27%25%25%26%24%25%26%25%25%25%
Annual
KRWFY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Cash

2.7t3.0t3.4t4.3t

Accounts Receivable

7.1t7.1t8.2t6.4t

Inventories

4.9t5.2t5.9t6.0t

Current Assets

16.4t17.0t19.2t19.4t
Quarterly
KRWQ1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019

Cash

3.3t2.9t3.5t3.0t3.6t3.5t3.8t4.7t4.5t4.1t3.9m

Accounts Receivable

6.8t7.4t6.6t7.4t7.3t7.7t7.1t7.7t7.1t7.2t7.4m

Inventories

5.4t5.2t5.5t5.4t5.6t6.4t5.9t6.0t6.6t6.1t6.2m

Current Assets

17.4t17.3t17.3t17.5t18.3t19.6t19.1t20.5t20.7t20.2t20.1m
Annual
KRWFY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Net Income

253.0b126.3b1.9t1.5t

Depreciation and Amortization

1.9t1.7t1.8t2.0t

Inventories

461.6b(527.7b)(1.2t)(157.0b)

Accounts Payable

(405.6b)423.5b2.1t(998.0b)
Quarterly
KRWQ1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019

Net Income

198.1b466.6b385.1b835.7b1.4t1.7t729.9b326.5b1.6t

Depreciation and Amortization

454.3b888.1b1.3t422.7b858.9b1.3t473.1b944.3b1.5t

Inventories

(591.2b)(385.8b)(1.1t)(470.8b)(566.3b)(1.3t)66.0b(66.4b)(635.4b)

Accounts Payable

718.7b244.9b1.2t1.4t520.0b1.4t(108.8b)(928.2b)(304.5b)
KRWFY, 2015

Revenue/Employee

732.2m

Debt/Equity

0.7 x

Debt/Assets

0.2 x

Financial Leverage

2.8 x
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LG Operating Metrics

Apr, 2019

Patents Issued

74.68 k

Trademarks

4.20 k
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LG Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
ZKW GroupApril 26, 2018$1.50 b
ACE R&A Co., Ltd.
EASYTEC GLOBAL SERVICES INNOVATION LIMITED
Hanuri Co., Ltd.
Hi Entech Co., Ltd.
HiEntech (Tianjin) Co., LTD.
Hi M Solutek Co., Ltd.
HI M SOLUTEK HVAC SERVICE AND MAINTENANCE LLC
HI-M SOLUTEK PHILIPPINES INC.
HI-M SOLUTEK VIETNAM CO., LTD.
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LG Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

C

78/100

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LG Revenue Breakdown

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LG revenue breakdown by business segment: 12.7% from Mobile Communications, 30.9% from Home Appliance & Air Solution, 12.7% from LG Innotec Co., and its sybsidiaries, 6.8% from Vehicle Components, 25.9% from Home Entertainment and 10.9% from Other

LG Online and Social Media Presence

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LG News and Updates

Save a whopping $1,500 on this LG OLED 4K ultra HD smart TV at Walmart

Editor's note: This story has been updated to include a price match from Walmart. Deals like this don't come around very often. For a limited time, you can get an impressive 65-inch OLED 4K ultra HD smart TV from LG for just $1,799.00. This is an eye-popping $1,500 off its retail price of $3,299.0…

Save $200 on the LG SK9Y sound bar and give your living room movie theater vibes

TV sound systems can leave a lot to the imagination. They are built into un-ideal spots and don't deliver the kind of quality that matches up with the rest of the TV. This has made sound bars and sound systems more of a necessity for anyone looking to have an immersive home theater setup. To that …

LG Doubles InstaView Refrigerator Lineup Just In Time For Labor Day Savings Deals

ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS, N.J., Aug. 23, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- LG Electronics USA is doubling its award-winning line of LG InstaView™ Refrigerators in response to growing consumer demand, offering consumers even more ways to customize their kitchen with their choice of configuration and finish –...

Best deals for Aug. 23: Save on Dell laptops, Apple iPad Minis, the Samsung Galaxy S9, and 4K smart TVs from Sony and LG

Today is a good day to save on home entertainment and kitchen products, as well as Amazon devices for video streaming and home security. You can also save on great 4K smart TVs too. SEE ALSO: Walmart is now selling high-end brands like Ray-Ban and Calvin Klein and we're obsessed First up, Walmart …

Explore provision of making anti-theft device mandatory for vehicle registration: Delhi LG

Delhi Lt Governor Anil Baijal today instructed authorities to explore the provision of making installation of various safety devices like anti-vehicle theft equipment a "mandatory condition" for registration of vehicles in the national capital. The move intends to prevent vehicle thefts in the city.…

LG's human-centric wearable robot at IFA 2018

Aiming to become a leading developer of service robots, South Korea-based LG Electronics on Thursday said it will unveil its first "human-centric" wearable robot at the upcoming IFA 2018 in Berlin, Germany.
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LG Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was LG founded?

    LG was founded in 1958.

  • Who are LG key executives?

    LG's key executives are Seong Jin Jo, Il-Pyung Park and Woo Jong Lee.

  • How many employees does LG have?

    LG has 73,773 employees.

  • What is LG revenue?

    Latest LG annual revenue is ₩61.3 t.

  • What is LG revenue per employee?

    Latest LG revenue per employee is ₩831.5 m.

  • Who are LG competitors?

    Competitors of LG include Panasonic, Samsung Electronics and iRobot.

  • Where is LG headquarters?

    LG headquarters is located at LG Twin Tower, Yeoeuido-dong, Seoul.

  • Where are LG offices?

    LG has offices in Seoul, Englewood Cliffs, Huntsville, Dely Ibrahim and in 51 other locations.

  • How many offices does LG have?

    LG has 57 offices.