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Hong Kong (HSI) Food Industry Analysis

UpdatedDec 02, 2021
DataAggregated Company Financials
  • 7D-2.5%
  • 3M-7.3%
  • 1Y-16.4%
  • YTD-22.1%

Over the last 7 days, the Food industry has dropped 2.5%, driven by declines in China Feihe and WH Group of 5.4% and 6.7%, respectively. Meanwhile, Want Want China Holdings actually outperformed within the industry, gaining 5.6% in the last week. However, the industry is down 16% over the past year.

Industry Valuation and Performance

Has the Hong Kong Food Industry valuation changed over the past few years?

DateMarket CapRevenueEarningsPE
Sat, 04 Dec 2021HK$802.0bHK$772.5bHK$57.8b8.7x
Mon, 01 Nov 2021HK$865.0bHK$767.5bHK$60.2b9.2x
Wed, 29 Sep 2021HK$850.7bHK$764.7bHK$59.7b9.5x
Fri, 27 Aug 2021HK$856.8bHK$765.3bHK$59.0b9.6x
Sat, 03 Jul 2021HK$974.2bHK$765.3bHK$59.0b11.4x
Tue, 06 Apr 2021HK$1.0tHK$723.8bHK$55.9b12x
Fri, 08 Jan 2021HK$998.7bHK$700.6bHK$53.9b13.2x
Thu, 01 Oct 2020HK$948.2bHK$711.7bHK$51.7b11.7x
Sun, 05 Jul 2020HK$847.0bHK$679.8bHK$47.3b11.8x
Wed, 08 Apr 2020HK$789.6bHK$666.2bHK$44.6b10.8x
Tue, 31 Dec 2019HK$819.2bHK$633.7bHK$42.0b14.5x
Fri, 04 Oct 2019HK$679.6bHK$624.8bHK$32.4b15.7x
Mon, 08 Jul 2019HK$738.1bHK$639.0bHK$25.5b17.8x
Sun, 31 Mar 2019HK$741.8bHK$643.6bHK$25.1b18.2x
Wed, 02 Jan 2019HK$611.3bHK$625.3bHK$22.7b16x
PE Ratio


Total Market Cap: HK$611.3bTotal Earnings: HK$22.7bTotal Revenue: HK$625.3b0%0%0%3 Year10 Year

Current Industry PE: Investors are more pessimistic on the industry, considering it's trading at a PE ratio of 8.7x which is lower than its 3-year average PE of 13.7x. It appears they believe that earnings will not grow as fast as they have historically.

Past Earnings Growth: The earnings for companies in the Food industry have grown 37% per year over the last three years, and revenues for these companies have grown 7.3% 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 Food industry?

Agricultural Products-1.57%
Packaged Foods and Meats-2.57%

Industry PE: Investors are most optimistic about the Packaged Foods and Meats industry even though it's trading below its 3-year average PE ratio of 15.9x. This is likely because analysts are expecting annual earnings growth of 16%, which is higher than its past year's earnings growth of 11% per year. Meanwhile, investors are most pessimistic about the Agricultural Products industry. Although, investor sentiment seems to have improved given its trading above its 3-year average of 5.5x.

Forecasted Growth: Analysts are most optimistic on the Agricultural Products industry, expecting annual earnings growth of 45% over the next 5 years. This is roughly in line with its past earnings growth rate. Meanwhile, the Packaged Foods and Meats industry is expected to see its earnings grow by 16% 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 Holdings5.6%+HK$4.3b22.4%PE15.4x
3799 Dali Foods Group5.4%+HK$3.0b-13.4%PE12x
322 Tingyi (Cayman Islands) Holding2.0%+HK$1.7b14.5%PE19.4x
220 Uni-President China Holdings2.9%+HK$950.3m6.8%PE19.6x
1117 China Modern Dairy Holdings-3.7%HK$685.7m-16.2%PE8x
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