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South Korean (KOSPI) Paper and Forestry Products Industry Analysis

UpdatedFeb 21, 2024
DataAggregated Company Financials
Companies19
  • 7D4.5%
  • 3M8.6%
  • 1Y-0.8%
  • YTD10.6%

In the last week, the Paper and Forestry Products industry is up 1.5%, with Dongwha EnterpriseLtd up 3.4%. Meanwhile, JMMULTI actually underperformed within the industry, shrinking 12% in the last week. In contrast, the industry has lost 3.3% in the last 12 months. Looking forward, earnings are forecast to grow by 86% annually.

Industry Valuation and Performance

Has the South Korean Paper and Forestry Products Industry valuation changed over the past few years?

DateMarket CapRevenueEarningsPEAbsolute PEPS
Wed, 21 Feb 2024₩4.0t₩11.5t₩111.8b11.3x35.7x0.3x
Fri, 19 Jan 2024₩3.5t₩11.6t₩96.0b11.3x36.5x0.3x
Sun, 17 Dec 2023₩3.6t₩11.6t₩96.0b9.9x37.2x0.3x
Tue, 14 Nov 2023₩3.5t₩11.9t₩207.1b4.2x16.9x0.3x
Thu, 12 Oct 2023₩5.1t₩11.9t₩207.1b4.2x24.6x0.4x
Sat, 09 Sep 2023₩4.8t₩11.9t₩207.1b4.4x23.4x0.4x
Mon, 07 Aug 2023₩4.6t₩12.1t₩311.3b4.6x14.7x0.4x
Wed, 05 Jul 2023₩3.8t₩12.1t₩311.3b5x12.1x0.3x
Fri, 02 Jun 2023₩3.8t₩12.1t₩311.3b4.8x12.2x0.3x
Sun, 30 Apr 2023₩3.9t₩12.1t₩398.4b5.7x9.7x0.3x
Tue, 28 Mar 2023₩3.7t₩12.1t₩381.4b5.6x9.6x0.3x
Thu, 23 Feb 2023₩3.9t₩11.8t₩366.8b7.1x10.7x0.3x
Sat, 21 Jan 2023₩3.8t₩11.8t₩366.8b7.1x10.3x0.3x
Mon, 19 Dec 2022₩4.0t₩11.8t₩366.8b7.7x10.8x0.3x
Wed, 16 Nov 2022₩4.1t₩11.3t₩329.5b12.6x12.3x0.4x
Fri, 14 Oct 2022₩3.6t₩11.3t₩329.5b10.8x11x0.3x
Sun, 11 Sep 2022₩4.1t₩11.3t₩329.5b13.1x12.5x0.4x
Tue, 09 Aug 2022₩4.1t₩10.8t₩313.8b11.5x13.2x0.4x
Thu, 07 Jul 2022₩3.8t₩10.8t₩313.8b11.1x12x0.3x
Sat, 04 Jun 2022₩4.7t₩10.8t₩313.8b12.5x15x0.4x
Mon, 02 May 2022₩5.0t₩10.3t₩320.0b17x15.5x0.5x
Wed, 30 Mar 2022₩4.7t₩9.8t₩332.8b16.7x14.1x0.5x
Fri, 25 Feb 2022₩4.2t₩9.3t₩330.8b12.3x12.8x0.5x
Sun, 23 Jan 2022₩4.6t₩9.3t₩330.8b12.8x13.9x0.5x
Tue, 21 Dec 2021₩4.7t₩9.3t₩330.8b12.7x14.1x0.5x
Thu, 18 Nov 2021₩5.1t₩8.9t₩280.4b11x18.3x0.6x
Sat, 16 Oct 2021₩5.1t₩8.9t₩280.2b11.7x18.2x0.6x
Mon, 13 Sep 2021₩5.0t₩9.0t₩281.4b13.7x17.8x0.6x
Wed, 11 Aug 2021₩5.2t₩9.0t₩278.2b14.3x18.8x0.6x
Sun, 06 Jun 2021₩5.1t₩8.6t₩238.2b15.3x21.3x0.6x
Wed, 10 Mar 2021₩4.0t₩8.5t₩218.9b17.9x18.2x0.5x
Price to Earnings Ratio

18.2x


Total Market Cap: ₩4.0tTotal Earnings: ₩218.9bTotal Revenue: ₩8.5tTotal Market Cap vs Earnings and Revenue0%0%0%
South Korean Paper and Forestry Products Industry Price to Earnings3Y Average 16.7x202220232024
Current Industry PE
  • Investors are optimistic on the South Korean Forestry industry, and appear confident in long term growth rates.
  • The industry is trading at a PE ratio of 34.4x which is higher than its 3-year average PE of 16.6x.
  • The industry is trading close to its 3-year average PS ratio of 0.42x.
Past Earnings Growth
  • The earnings for companies in the Forestry industry have declined 20% per year over the last three years.
  • Meanwhile revenues for these companies have grown 10% 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 Market0.57%
Materials3.97%
Paper and Forestry Products4.53%
Forestry Products9.43%
Paper Products0.87%
Industry PE
  • Investors are most optimistic about the Paper Products industry even though it's trading below its 3-year average PE ratio of 9.9x.
    • Analysts are expecting annual earnings growth of 35.3%, which is higher than its past year's earnings decline of 18.9% per year.
Forecasted Growth
  • Analysts are most optimistic on the Forestry Products industry, expecting annual earnings growth of 120% over the next 5 years.
  • In contrast, the Paper Products industry is expected to see its earnings grow by 35% 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
A025900 Dongwha EnterpriseLtd₩76.70k3.2%
+₩43.9b
40.7%PS1.4x
A000180 Sungchang Enterprise Holdings₩2.27k8.6%
+₩11.5b
3.2%PS0.8x
A002310 Asia Paper Manufacturing₩45.30k3.0%
+₩11.0b
20.8%PE4.6x
A002030 ASIA Holdings₩194.00k1.3%
+₩4.3b
37.6%PE3.6x
A016590 Shindaeyang Paper₩6.38k1.9%
+₩3.9b
-24.9%PE4.2x
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A002310

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37.6%

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0.8%

1Y

-23.1%

A213500

₩11,110.00

Hansol Paper

7D

-0.4%

1Y

-11.6%

A006740

₩2,265.00

Young Poong Paper MfgLtd

7D

-1.7%

1Y

-65.1%

A025900

₩76,700.00

Dongwha EnterpriseLtd

7D

3.2%

1Y

40.7%

A000180

₩2,270.00

Sungchang Enterprise Holdings

7D

8.6%

1Y

3.2%