- Previous Rank13
- CEOOh-Hyun Kwon
- Address129 Samsung-ro, Suwon 443-742
- IndustryElectronics, Electrical Equip.
Samsung is one of the world’s great diversified companies, with interests ranging from televisions, smartphones, and semiconductors, to fashion, construction, and advertising. For all of its many affiliated holdings, one company, Samsung Electronics, and one product, smartphones, dominates its results. And Samsung’s Galaxy line of phones has recently weakened against Apple’s iPhone. The company is also going through a leadership transition, from its ailing chairman, Kun-hee Lee, to his only son, Jay Y. Lee.
Electronics, Electrical Equip.
Suwon, South Korea
|Years on List||21|
Key Financials (last fiscal year)
|($ Millions)||% change|
Profits as a % of
|Profit as % of Revenues||11.2%|
|Profits as % of Assets||10.5%|
|Profits as % of Stockholder Equity||14.9%|