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Japanese (NIKKEI) Packaging Industry Analysis

UpdatedJan 25, 2022
DataAggregated Company Financials
  • 7D-1.2%
  • 3M-2.5%
  • 1Y-0.5%
  • YTD-2.3%

Over the last 7 days, the Packaging industry has dropped 3.3%, driven by a pullback from FP of 3.0%. As for the longer term, the industry's performance has been flat for the past year.

Industry Valuation and Performance

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

DateMarket CapRevenueEarningsPE
Tue, 25 Jan 2022JP¥1.2tJP¥2.9tJP¥112.8b11.1x
Thu, 23 Dec 2021JP¥1.2tJP¥2.9tJP¥112.9b10.9x
Sat, 20 Nov 2021JP¥1.2tJP¥2.9tJP¥112.7b11.3x
Mon, 18 Oct 2021JP¥1.2tJP¥2.8tJP¥101.7b12.4x
Wed, 15 Sep 2021JP¥1.3tJP¥2.8tJP¥101.7b13x
Fri, 13 Aug 2021JP¥1.3tJP¥2.8tJP¥101.7b12.6x
Tue, 08 Jun 2021JP¥1.3tJP¥2.8tJP¥80.4b12.4x
Mon, 01 Mar 2021JP¥1.2tJP¥2.8tJP¥71.0b12.2x
Thu, 03 Dec 2020JP¥1.1tJP¥2.8tJP¥70.2b13.4x
Sun, 06 Sep 2020JP¥1.1tJP¥2.8tJP¥77.3b13x
Wed, 10 Jun 2020JP¥1.2tJP¥2.9tJP¥72.3b12.7x
Tue, 03 Mar 2020JP¥1.2tJP¥2.9tJP¥77.5b12.4x
Fri, 06 Dec 2019JP¥1.3tJP¥2.9tJP¥69.5b14.1x
Mon, 09 Sep 2019JP¥1.2tJP¥2.9tJP¥64.7b11.8x
Sun, 02 Jun 2019JP¥1.4tJP¥2.9tJP¥80.2b10.5x
Wed, 06 Mar 2019JP¥1.5tJP¥2.8tJP¥40.9b11.4x
PE Ratio


Total Market Cap: JP¥1.5tTotal Earnings: JP¥41.0bTotal Revenue: JP¥2.8t0%0%0%3 Year10 Year

Current Industry PE: Investors are relatively neutral on the industry at the moment, considering it's trading close to its 3-year average PE ratio of 12.4x. It appears they believe that earnings will grow in-line with historical growth rates.

Past Earnings Growth: The earnings for companies in the Packaging industry have grown 40% per year over the last three years, while revenues have remained mostly flat. This means that companies overall are more efficiently conducting business since profits are increasing while sales have been flat.

Industry Trends

Which industries have driven the changes within the Japanese Packaging industry?

Paper Packaging-0.17%
Metal and Glass Containers-1.86%

Industry PE: Investors are most optimistic about the Metal and Glass Containers industry even though it's trading below its 3-year average PE ratio of 16.6x. However analysts are expecting annual earnings growth of 8.6%, which is lower than the prior year's growth of 12% per year. So the market might believe that analysts are underestimating future growth. Meanwhile, investors are most pessimistic about the Paper Packaging industry, which is trading close to its 3-year average of 11.4x.

Forecasted Growth: Analysts are most optimistic on the Metal and Glass Containers industry, expecting annual earnings growth of 8.6% over the next 5 years. However this is lower than its past earnings growth rate of 12% per year. Meanwhile, the Paper Packaging industry is expected to see its earnings grow by 6.5% 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
3950 PackJP¥2.69k5.4%
7504 KohsokuJP¥1.51k2.8%
3946 TomokuJP¥1.73k1.5%
3951 Asahi PrintingLtdJP¥845.002.1%
7864 Fuji Seal InternationalJP¥2.18k0.3%
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