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Pakistani (KSE) Healthcare Sector Analysis

UpdatedMay 12, 2022
DataAggregated Company Financials
  • 7D-5.4%
  • 3M-11.7%
  • 1Y-19.7%
  • YTD-12.8%

Over the last 7 days, the Healthcare industry has dropped 3.2%, driven by a pullback from Abbott Laboratories (Pakistan) of 2.6%. Meanwhile, Otsuka Pakistan actually outperformed within the industry, gaining 7.8% in the last week. Overall the industry is down 18% in 12 months. As for the next few years, earnings are expected to grow by 20% per annum.

Sector Valuation and Performance

Has the Pakistani Healthcare Sector valuation changed over the past few years?

DateMarket CapRevenueEarningsPE
Thu, 12 May 2022PK₨233.3bPK₨184.3bPK₨22.9b9.5x
Sat, 09 Apr 2022PK₨251.4bPK₨182.8bPK₨22.9b10.4x
Mon, 07 Mar 2022PK₨254.9bPK₨180.0bPK₨21.1b11.6x
Wed, 02 Feb 2022PK₨266.0bPK₨180.0bPK₨21.5b11.8x
Fri, 31 Dec 2021PK₨268.4bPK₨180.0bPK₨21.5b12x
Sun, 28 Nov 2021PK₨267.7bPK₨179.9bPK₨21.5b12.2x
Tue, 26 Oct 2021PK₨291.4bPK₨173.9bPK₨20.7b14.7x
Thu, 23 Sep 2021PK₨291.4bPK₨170.6bPK₨19.1b15.4x
Sat, 21 Aug 2021PK₨313.7bPK₨170.6bPK₨19.1b19.4x
Sat, 05 Jun 2021PK₨291.0bPK₨157.5bPK₨17.3b17x
Tue, 09 Mar 2021PK₨305.6bPK₨151.9bPK₨15.5b16.7x
Mon, 30 Nov 2020PK₨280.5bPK₨148.4bPK₨13.6b21.2x
Thu, 03 Sep 2020PK₨296.8bPK₨142.0bPK₨12.3b25.8x
Sun, 07 Jun 2020PK₨236.5bPK₨141.3bPK₨10.7b19.1x
Sat, 29 Feb 2020PK₨208.6bPK₨138.5bPK₨10.0b20.7x
Tue, 03 Dec 2019PK₨221.7bPK₨133.9bPK₨9.9b18.9x
Fri, 06 Sep 2019PK₨133.7bPK₨132.1bPK₨10.1b12.5x
Mon, 10 Jun 2019PK₨170.1bPK₨127.9bPK₨10.5b15.9x
Median PE Ratio


Total Market Cap: PK₨170.1bTotal Earnings: PK₨10.5bTotal Revenue: PK₨127.9bTotal Market Cap vs Earnings and Revenue0%0%0%
Pakistani Healthcare Sector Median PE3Y Average 17x202020212022
Current Industry PE
  • Investors are more pessimistic on the industry, indicating that they anticipate long-term growth rates will be lower than they have historically.
  • The industry is trading at a PE ratio of 9.6x which is lower than its 3-year average PE of 17.0x.
Past Earnings Growth
  • The earnings for companies in the Healthcare industry have grown 30% per year over the last three years.
  • Revenues for these companies have grown 13% per year.
  • This means that more sales are being generated by these companies overall, and subsequently their profits are increasing too.

Industry Trends

Which industries have driven the changes within the Pakistani Healthcare sector?

PK Market-5.47%
Medical Equipment0%
Healthcare Services-2.53%
Life Sciences-15.33%
Industry PE
  • Investors are most optimistic about the Life Sciences industry even though it's trading below its 3-year average PE ratio of 28.9x.
  • It looks like they are confident that earnings will grow faster in the future than they have historically.
  • Investors are most pessimistic about the Healthcare Services industry, which is trading below its 3-year average of 993x.
Forecasted Growth
  • Analysts are most optimistic on the Pharma industry, expecting annual earnings growth of 20% over the next 5 years.
  • However this is lower than its past earnings growth rate of 51% per year.

    Top Stock Gainers and Losers

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

    CompanyLast Price7D1YValuation
    OTSU Otsuka PakistanPK₨248.997.8%
    SHFA Shifa International HospitalsPK₨181.000.4%
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