SK Telecom Co., Ltd.: Company Profile and SWOT Analysis

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					SK Telecom Co., Ltd.

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SK Telecom Co., Ltd.                                                          Financial Snapshot

                                                                              Operating Performance
Fast Facts
                                     SK T-Tower, Seoul, 110-110,Republic of   The company reported revenue of US$13,307.85
Headquarters Address
                                     Korea (S)                                million during the fiscal year 2010 (2010). The
                                                                              company's revenue grew at a CAGR of 3.61% during
Telephone                            + 82 2 61002114
                                                                              2006–2010, with an annual growth of 17.29% over
                                                                              2009. In 2010, the company recorded an operating
Fax                                  + 82 2 61007830                          margin of 12.58%, as against 12.96% in 2009.

Website                              www.sktelecom.com
                                                                              Revenue and Margins
Ticker Symbol, Stock Exchange        017670, Korea Stock Exchange

Number of Employees                  4,441

Fiscal Year End                      December

Revenue (in US$ million)             13,307.85

Revenue (in KRW million)             15,435,373.07




SWOT Analysis                                                                 Return on Equity

Strengths                            Weaknesses                               The company recorded a return on equity (ROE) of
                                                                              12.18% for 2010, as compared to its peers, LG
Market Leading Position              Substantial debts                        Telecom Ltd. (Ticker: 032640), KT Corporation
                                                                              (Ticker: CVG) and KDDI Corporation (Ticker: CVG),
                                                                              which recorded ROEs of 14.44%, 10.59% and
Network Infrastructure                                                        10.54% respectively. The company reported a net
                                                                              profit margin of 12.58% in 2010.
Strong Geographic Presence through
Roaming Service
                                                                              Return on Equity
Strong top-line performance

Opportunities                        Threats
Increasing demand for 3G/4G
                                     Currency Exchange Risk
technologies

Strategic Alliances                  Industry Consolidation




                                                                              Liquidity Position

                                                                              The company reported a current ratio of 1.18 in 2010,
                                                                              as compared to its peers, LG Telecom Ltd., KT
                                                                              Corporation and KDDI Corporation, which recorded
                                                                              current ratios of 0.83, 1.09 and 1.18 respectively. As
                                                                              of December 2010, the company recorded cash and
                                                                              short-term investments of worth US$1,511.38 million,
                                                                              against US$1,387.03 million current debt. The
                                                                              company reported a debt to equity ratio of 0.53 in
                                                                              2010 as compared to its peers, LG Telecom Ltd., KT
                                                                              Corporation and KDDI Corporation, which recorded
                                                                              debt to equity ratios of 0.71, 0.92 and 0.54
                                                                              respectively.




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TABLE OF CONTENTS

1     Business Analysis ................................................................................................................................... 5
    1.1     Company Overview .................................................................................................................................................5
    1.2     Business Description ...............................................................................................................................................5
    1.3     Major Products and Services ...................................................................................................................................7
2     Analysis of Key Performance Indicators ............................................................................................... 8
    2.1     Five Year Snapshot: Overview of Financial and Operational Performance Indicators ...........................................8
    2.2     Key Financial Performance Indicators ...................................................................................................................11
      2.2.1        Revenue and Operating Profit .......................................................................................................................11
      2.2.2        Asset, Liabilities and Capex ..........................................................................................................................12
      2.2.3        Operational Efficiency ....................................................................................................................................13
      2.2.4        Solvency ........................................................................................................................................................14
      2.2.5        Valuation ........................................................................................................................................................15
    2.3     Competitive Benchmarking ....................................................................................................................................16
      2.3.1        Market Capitalization .....................................................................................................................................17
      2.3.2        Efficiency .......................................................................................................................................................18
      2.3.3        Capital Expenditure .......................................................................................................................................19
      2.3.4        Valuation ........................................................................................................................................................20
      2.3.5        Liquidity ................................................................................................................
				
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