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South Korean (KOSPI) Packaging Industry Analysis

UpdatedJan 29, 2023
DataAggregated Company Financials
Companies24
  • 7D0.3%
  • 3M4.9%
  • 1Y-9.4%
  • YTD7.0%

In the last week, the Packaging industry is flat overall, with Youlchon ChemicalLtd standing out by going down 5.1%. Unfortunately though, the industry is down 9.4% over the past 12 months. Earnings are forecast to grow by 27% annually.

Industry Valuation and Performance

Has the South Korean Packaging Industry valuation changed over the past few years?

DateMarket CapRevenueEarningsPEAbsolute PEPS
Mon, 30 Jan 2023₩4.9t₩6.4t₩87.4b12.4x56.5x0.8x
Wed, 28 Dec 2022₩4.8t₩6.4t₩87.4b11.5x55.4x0.8x
Fri, 25 Nov 2022₩5.0t₩6.4t₩126.6b15.6x39.4x0.8x
Sun, 23 Oct 2022₩4.6t₩6.2t₩135.3b10.9x34.2x0.7x
Tue, 20 Sep 2022₩5.3t₩6.2t₩135.3b12.5x39x0.8x
Thu, 18 Aug 2022₩5.5t₩6.0t₩122.7b12.1x44.9x0.9x
Sat, 16 Jul 2022₩4.9t₩6.0t₩122.7b12.5x40x0.8x
Mon, 13 Jun 2022₩5.4t₩6.0t₩122.7b13.2x43.8x0.9x
Wed, 11 May 2022₩5.6t₩5.8t₩164.0b16.8x34.2x1x
Fri, 08 Apr 2022₩5.7t₩5.8t₩164.0b14.2x35x1x
Sun, 06 Mar 2022₩5.7t₩5.6t₩279.2b13.7x20.3x1x
Tue, 01 Feb 2022₩5.3t₩5.6t₩282.9b13x18.8x0.9x
Thu, 30 Dec 2021₩5.9t₩5.6t₩282.9b14.4x20.9x1.1x
Sat, 27 Nov 2021₩5.8t₩5.6t₩295.1b12x19.7x1x
Mon, 25 Oct 2021₩5.9t₩5.4t₩293.8b16.1x20.1x1.1x
Wed, 22 Sep 2021₩6.2t₩5.4t₩293.8b17.4x21x1.1x
Fri, 20 Aug 2021₩5.4t₩6.1t₩306.6b16.6x17.5x0.9x
Fri, 04 Jun 2021₩5.8t₩5.9t₩303.3b15.7x19.2x1x
Mon, 08 Mar 2021₩5.1t₩5.8t₩281.1b11.1x18.2x0.9x
Thu, 10 Dec 2020₩4.5t₩5.8t₩277.4b13.1x16.3x0.8x
Wed, 02 Sep 2020₩3.4t₩5.9t₩286.2b11.2x11.9x0.6x
Sat, 06 Jun 2020₩3.3t₩6.0t₩298.5b10.2x11x0.5x
Tue, 10 Mar 2020₩3.3t₩5.9t₩296.0b10.6x11.2x0.6x
Price to Earnings Ratio

11.6x


Total Market Cap: ₩3.4tTotal Earnings: ₩296.0bTotal Revenue: ₩5.9tTotal Market Cap vs Earnings and Revenue0%0%0%
South Korean Packaging Industry Price to Earnings3Y Average 23.2x202120222023
Current Industry PE
  • Investors are optimistic on the South Korean Packaging industry, and appear confident in long term growth rates.
  • The industry is trading at a PE ratio of 56.5x which is higher than its 3-year average PE of 23.1x.
  • The industry is trading close to its 3-year average PS ratio of 0.81x.
Past Earnings Growth
  • The earnings for companies in the Packaging industry have declined 33% per year over the last three years.
  • Meanwhile revenues for these companies have grown 2.7% per year.
  • This means that although more sales are being generated, either the cost of doing business or the level of investment back into businesses has increased, which has decreased profits.

Industry Trends

Which industries have driven the changes within the South Korean Materials industry?

KR Market3.72%
Materials4.71%
Packaging0.33%
Paper Packaging1.25%
Metal and Glass Containers0.0061%
Industry PE
  • Investors are most optimistic about the Metal and Glass Containers industry which is trading above its 3-year average PE ratio of 33.3x.
    • Analysts are expecting annual earnings growth of 27.1%, which is higher than its past year's earnings decline of 15.0% per year.
  • Investors are most pessimistic about the Paper Packaging industry, although it looks like investor sentiment has improved given that it's trading above its 3-year average of 14.6x.
Forecasted Growth
  • Analysts are most optimistic on the Metal and Glass Containers industry, expecting annual earnings growth of 27% over the next 5 years.
  • This is better than its past earnings decline of 15% per year.
  • In contrast, the Metal and Glass Containers industry is expected to see its earnings grow by 27% 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
A014820 Dongwon Systems₩41.95k1.9%
+₩23.2b
-19.3%PE26.2x
A004250 NPC₩6.50k4.0%
+₩10.5b
-21.6%PE12.4x
A033310 M2NLtd₩4.83k3.6%
+₩6.7b
-24.5%PS4.5x
A014160 DAE YOUNG Packaging.Co₩1.61k2.6%
+₩4.4b
-28.6%n/a
A023600 Sambo Corrugated Board₩10.56k2.5%
+₩4.2b
-23.8%PE3.3x
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DAE YOUNG Packaging.Co

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2.6%

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