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South Korean (KOSPI) Paper Products Industry Analysis

UpdatedMay 12, 2022
DataAggregated Company Financials
  • 7D-1.2%
  • 3M3.8%
  • 1Y-16.2%
  • YTD1.5%

Over the last 7 days, the Paper Products industry has dropped 1.2%, driven by a pullback from Kuk-Il Paper MfgLtd of 10%. In contrast, Young Poong Paper MfgLtd has gained 20%. Overall the industry is down 16% in 12 months. Earnings are forecast to grow by 19% annually.

Industry Valuation and Performance

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

DateMarket CapRevenueEarningsPE
Fri, 13 May 2022₩2.8t₩8.2t₩290.9b10.6x
Sun, 10 Apr 2022₩2.8t₩8.2t₩290.9b9.2x
Tue, 08 Mar 2022₩2.6t₩7.3t₩239.8b11.3x
Thu, 03 Feb 2022₩2.5t₩7.3t₩239.8b10.9x
Sat, 01 Jan 2022₩2.7t₩7.3t₩239.8b11.2x
Mon, 29 Nov 2021₩2.6t₩7.3t₩241.2b10.7x
Wed, 27 Oct 2021₩2.8t₩6.9t₩210.7b7.6x
Fri, 24 Sep 2021₩3.0t₩6.9t₩210.7b7.7x
Sun, 22 Aug 2021₩3.0t₩7.1t₩208.8b11.4x
Fri, 09 Jul 2021₩3.3t₩7.1t₩208.8b11.1x
Thu, 01 Apr 2021₩3.0t₩6.8t₩190.2b8.5x
Sun, 03 Jan 2021₩2.5t₩6.7t₩203.9b6.4x
Wed, 07 Oct 2020₩2.2t₩6.7t₩186.4b5.9x
Tue, 30 Jun 2020₩2.2t₩6.9t₩221.4b4.5x
Fri, 03 Apr 2020₩2.0t₩7.1t₩200.3b3.9x
Mon, 06 Jan 2020₩2.5t₩7.1t₩203.3b6.3x
Thu, 10 Oct 2019₩2.5t₩7.5t₩280.7b6.3x
Wed, 03 Jul 2019₩2.6t₩7.7t₩351.9b4.9x
Median PE Ratio


Total Market Cap: ₩2.5tTotal Earnings: ₩386.4bTotal Revenue: ₩7.9tTotal Market Cap vs Earnings and Revenue0%0%0%
South Korean Paper Products Industry Median PE3Y Average 7.3x202020212022
Current Industry PE
  • Investors are relatively neutral on the industry at the moment, indicating that they anticipate long term growth rates to remain steady.
  • The industry is trading close to its 3-year average PE ratio of 7.3x.
Past Earnings Growth
  • The earnings for companies in the Paper Products industry have declined 9.0% per year over the last three years.
  • Meanwhile revenues have remained mostly flat.
  • This means that although sales have remained flat, either the cost of doing business or the level of investment back into businesses has increased, which has decreased profits.

Industry Comparison

How does South Korean Paper Products compare with similar industries?

KR Market-3.28%
Paper and Forestry Products-2.35%
Paper Products-1.19%
Forestry Products-3.92%
Industry PEThere is insufficient data on the sub-industries of this industry.
Forecasted GrowthThere is insufficient data on the sub-industries of this industry.

Top Stock Gainers and Losers

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

CompanyLast Price7D1YValuation
A006740 Young Poong Paper MfgLtd₩15.00k18.6%
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