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French (CAC) Packaging Industry Analysis

UpdatedApr 22, 2024
DataAggregated Company Financials
  • 7D-0.4%
  • 3M2.5%
  • 1Y-7.3%
  • YTD-3.2%

Over the last 7 days, the Packaging industry has remained flat, although notably Groupe Guillin declined by 3.3%. Unfortunately though, the industry is down 7.3% over the past 12 months. As for the next few years, earnings are expected to grow by 3.9% per annum.

Industry Valuation and Performance

Has the French Packaging Industry valuation changed over the past few years?

DateMarket CapRevenueEarningsPEAbsolute PEPS
Tue, 23 Apr 2024€6.4b€6.2b€638.8m18.1x10x1x
Thu, 21 Mar 2024€6.3b€6.2b€638.8m17x9.9x1x
Sat, 17 Feb 2024€6.5b€6.2b€638.8m18.4x10.2x1x
Mon, 15 Jan 2024€6.3b€6.2b€647.8m17.6x9.7x1x
Wed, 13 Dec 2023€6.3b€6.2b€646.3m16.4x9.8x1x
Fri, 10 Nov 2023€6.3b€6.2b€653.0m17.1x9.6x1x
Sun, 08 Oct 2023€6.7b€6.2b€639.0m17.4x10.6x1.1x
Tue, 05 Sep 2023€7.6b€6.2b€648.1m17.4x11.8x1.2x
Thu, 03 Aug 2023€7.4b€6.2b€648.1m17.6x11.3x1.2x
Sat, 01 Jul 2023€6.5b€5.6b€516.5m15.3x12.6x1.2x
Mon, 29 May 2023€6.4b€5.4b€514.6m13.3x12.5x1.2x
Wed, 26 Apr 2023€6.8b€5.4b€514.4m13.9x13.2x1.3x
Fri, 24 Mar 2023€7.1b€5.4b€516.8m14.4x13.7x1.3x
Sun, 19 Feb 2023€7.0b€5.4b€516.8m14.3x13.5x1.3x
Tue, 17 Jan 2023€6.3b€5.0b€435.6m18x14.4x1.3x
Thu, 15 Dec 2022€6.0b€5.0b€435.5m17.7x13.8x1.2x
Sat, 12 Nov 2022€5.5b€5.0b€431.7m16.5x12.7x1.1x
Mon, 10 Oct 2022€4.9b€4.9b€439.4m15.5x11.2x1x
Wed, 07 Sep 2022€5.0b€4.9b€427.1m15x11.7x1x
Fri, 05 Aug 2022€5.2b€4.9b€427.1m15.4x12.2x1.1x
Sun, 03 Jul 2022€4.8b€4.5b€370.8m17.9x13x1.1x
Tue, 31 May 2022€5.2b€4.4b€378.0m19.1x13.8x1.2x
Thu, 28 Apr 2022€5.1b€4.4b€378.1m18.8x13.5x1.2x
Sat, 26 Mar 2022€4.7b€4.4b€379.0m9.3x12.4x1.1x
Mon, 21 Feb 2022€5.3b€4.4b€379.0m12.2x13.9x1.2x
Wed, 19 Jan 2022€5.6b€4.3b€391.0m13.3x14.4x1.3x
Fri, 17 Dec 2021€5.6b€4.3b€391.0m13.1x14.3x1.3x
Sun, 14 Nov 2021€5.9b€4.3b€387.9m14.3x15.1x1.4x
Tue, 12 Oct 2021€5.9b€4.2b€382.9m14.1x15.4x1.4x
Thu, 09 Sep 2021€5.7b€4.2b€366.2m14.2x15.7x1.4x
Sat, 07 Aug 2021€5.9b€4.2b€366.2m14.6x16.1x1.4x
Fri, 30 Apr 2021€6.1b€4.2b€338.7m17.8x18.1x1.5x
Price to Earnings Ratio


Total Market Cap: €6.1bTotal Earnings: €338.7mTotal Revenue: €4.2bTotal Market Cap vs Earnings and Revenue0%0%0%
French Packaging Industry Price to Earnings3Y Average 13x202220232024
Current Industry PE
  • Investors are pessimistic on the French Packaging industry, indicating that they anticipate long term growth rates will be lower than they have historically.
  • The industry is trading at a PE ratio of 10.0x which is lower than its 3-year average PE of 13.0x.
  • The 3-year average PS ratio of 1.2x is higher than the industry's current PS ratio of 1.0x.
Past Earnings Growth
  • The earnings for companies in the Packaging industry have grown 24% per year over the last three years.
  • Revenues for these companies have grown 14% per year.
  • This means that more sales are being generated by these companies overall, and subsequently their profits are increasing too.

Industry Trends

Which industries have driven the changes within the French Materials industry?

FR Market-0.12%
Metal and Glass Containers-0.27%
Paper Packaging-0.96%
Industry PE
  • Investors are most optimistic about the Paper Packaging industry even though it's trading below its 3-year average PE ratio of 17.5x.
    • Analysts are expecting annual earnings growth of 11.2%, which is higher than its past year's earnings decline of 26.8% per year.
  • Investors are most pessimistic about the Metal and Glass Containers industry, which is trading below its 3-year average of 12.6x.
Forecasted Growth
  • Analysts are most optimistic on the Paper Packaging industry, expecting annual earnings growth of 11% over the next 5 years.
  • This is better than its past earnings decline of 27% per year.
  • In contrast, the Metal and Glass Containers industry is expected to see its earnings grow by 2.5% per year over the next few years.

Top Stock Gainers and Losers

Which companies have driven the market over the last 7 days?

CompanyLast Price7D1YValuation
TFF TFF Group€45.600.9%
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