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Hong Kong (HSI) Consumer Staples Sector Analysis

UpdatedDec 01, 2021
DataAggregated Company Financials
  • 7D-3.5%
  • 3M-0.2%
  • 1Y-11.6%
  • YTD-24.8%

Over the last 7 days, the Consumer Staples industry has dropped 3.5%, driven by a pullback from Budweiser Brewing Company APAC of 7.1%. However, the industry is down 12% over the past year.

Sector Valuation and Performance

Has the Hong Kong Consumer Staples Sector valuation changed over the past few years?

DateMarket CapRevenueEarningsPE
Thu, 02 Dec 2021HK$2.4tHK$1.2tHK$96.8b11.6x
Sat, 30 Oct 2021HK$2.4tHK$1.2tHK$99.7b12.6x
Mon, 27 Sep 2021HK$2.2tHK$1.2tHK$98.9b12.1x
Wed, 25 Aug 2021HK$2.3tHK$1.2tHK$98.2b12.2x
Thu, 01 Jul 2021HK$2.7tHK$1.2tHK$98.2b13.1x
Sun, 04 Apr 2021HK$2.6tHK$1.2tHK$87.9b13.9x
Wed, 06 Jan 2021HK$3.0tHK$1.1tHK$76.3b13.5x
Sat, 10 Oct 2020HK$2.3tHK$1.1tHK$70.0b14.5x
Fri, 03 Jul 2020HK$1.7tHK$1.0tHK$55.6b15x
Mon, 06 Apr 2020HK$1.5tHK$1.0tHK$59.4b15.5x
Thu, 09 Jan 2020HK$1.6tHK$1.0tHK$65.2b18.5x
Wed, 02 Oct 2019HK$1.5tHK$996.7bHK$56.1b18.3x
Sat, 06 Jul 2019HK$1.2tHK$967.9bHK$42.7b19.4x
Tue, 09 Apr 2019HK$1.2tHK$979.2bHK$39.3b20.1x
Mon, 31 Dec 2018HK$1.0tHK$952.1bHK$33.6b19x
PE Ratio


Total Market Cap: HK$1.0tTotal Earnings: HK$37.4bTotal Revenue: HK$947.9b0%0%0%3 Year10 Year

Current Industry PE: Investors are more pessimistic on the industry, considering it's trading at a PE ratio of 11.6x which is lower than its 3-year average PE of 16.4x. It appears they believe that earnings will not grow as fast as they have historically.

Past Earnings Growth: The earnings for companies in the Consumer Staples industry have grown 37% per year over the last three years, and revenues for these companies have grown 9.1% 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 Hong Kong Consumer Staples sector?

Household Products-0.58%
Personal Products-3.41%
Food and Staples Retail-3.76%

Industry PE: Investors are most optimistic about the Tobacco industry even though it's trading below its 3-year average PE ratio of 90.4x. However analysts are expecting annual earnings growth of 23%, which is lower than the prior year's growth of 291% per year. So the market might believe that analysts are underestimating future growth. Meanwhile, investors are most pessimistic about the Food industry, which is trading below its 3-year average of 13.7x.

Forecasted Growth: Analysts are most optimistic on the Tobacco industry, expecting annual earnings growth of 23% over the next 5 years. Meanwhile, the Personal Products industry is expected to see its earnings grow by 11% per year over the next few years.

Top Stock Gainers and Losers

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

151 Want Want China Holdings3.8%+HK$2.9b21.9%PE14.9x
220 Uni-President China Holdings3.0%+HK$950.3m6.4%PE18.8x
1117 China Modern Dairy Holdings-5.8%HK$480.5m-4.4%PE8x
6993 Blue Moon Group Holdings0.6%+HK$234.4mn/aPE43.8x
3838 China Starch Holdings9.7%+HK$95.9m34.1%PE3.7x
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