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Malaysian (KLSE) Paper and Forestry Products Industry Analysis

UpdatedDec 02, 2021
DataAggregated Company Financials
  • 7D0.4%
  • 3M-0.5%
  • 1Y-18.4%
  • YTD-16.5%

Over the last 7 days, the Paper and Forestry Products industry has dropped 2.4%, driven by a pullback from Mieco Chipboard Berhad of 8.9%. Meanwhile, Kanger International Berhad actually outperformed within the industry, gaining 14% in the last week. However, the industry is down 18% over the past year.

Industry Valuation and Performance

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

DateMarket CapRevenueEarningsPE
Sat, 04 Dec 2021RM5.0bRM6.5bRM162.6m20.4x
Mon, 01 Nov 2021RM5.3bRM6.5bRM43.1m16.5x
Wed, 29 Sep 2021RM4.8bRM6.4bRM51.6m15.4x
Fri, 27 Aug 2021RM4.8bRM6.3b-RM70,128,909.0017.6x
Sat, 03 Jul 2021RM4.6bRM6.3b-RM70,128,909.0019.8x
Tue, 06 Apr 2021RM5.0bRM5.8b-RM207,154,743.0018.8x
Fri, 08 Jan 2021RM5.5bRM5.7b-RM357,787,981.0024.7x
Thu, 01 Oct 2020RM4.3bRM5.8b-RM404,836,666.0017.7x
Sun, 05 Jul 2020RM3.4bRM5.8b-RM344,362,550.0022.5x
Wed, 08 Apr 2020RM2.9bRM6.1b-RM440,390,084.0012.3x
Tue, 31 Dec 2019RM5.1bRM6.2b-RM432,836,783.0015.4x
Fri, 04 Oct 2019RM3.8bRM6.3b-RM421,039,743.0014x
Mon, 08 Jul 2019RM4.1bRM6.5b-RM398,784,031.0012.7x
Sun, 31 Mar 2019RM4.3bRM6.8b-RM182,381,659.0014.9x
Wed, 02 Jan 2019RM4.2bRM7.0b-RM74,784,624.0013.5x
PE Ratio


Total Market Cap: RM4.2bTotal Earnings: -RM74,784,624.00Total Revenue: RM7.0b0%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 17.0x. It appears they believe that earnings will grow in-line with historical growth rates.

Past Earnings Growth: The earnings for companies in the Forestry industry have grown 30% per year over the last three years, while revenues for these companies have declined 3.4% per year. This means that less sales are being generated overall, but since cost of doing business is lower, profits have been increasing.

Industry Trends

Which industries have driven the changes within the Malaysian Paper and Forestry Products industry?

Forestry Products0.38%
Paper Products0.25%

Industry PE: Investors are most optimistic about the Paper Products industry which is trading above its 3-year average PE ratio of 17.8x. It looks like they are confident that earnings will grow faster in the future than they have historically. Meanwhile, investors are most pessimistic about the Forestry Products industry. Although, investor sentiment seems to have improved given its trading above its 3-year average of 16.6x.

Forecasted Growth: Analysts are most optimistic on the Forestry Products industry, expecting annual earnings growth of 9.1% over the next 5 years. However this is lower than its past earnings growth rate of 39% per year.

Top Stock Gainers and Losers

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

KANGER Kanger International Berhad14.3%+RM29.9m-77.1%PS3.2x
DOMINAN Dominant Enterprise Berhad17.6%+RM29.7m38.7%PE9.1x
TAANN Ta Ann Holdings Berhad1.8%+RM26.4m7.4%PE7.3x
EVERGRN Evergreen Fibreboard Berhad6.1%+RM21.1m-2.2%PS0.4x
CSCENIC Classic Scenic Berhad1.5%+RM2.4m46.3%PE27.5x
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