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Pakistani (KSE) Chemicals Industry Analysis

UpdatedNov 29, 2022
DataAggregated Company Financials
Companies30
  • 7D-1.4%
  • 3M-1.7%
  • 1Y-3.1%
  • YTD-3.0%

Over the last 7 days, the Chemicals industry has remained flat, although notably Engro Polymer and Chemicals declined by 5.7%. Unfortunately though, the industry is down 3.4% over the past 12 months. Looking forward, earnings are forecast to grow by 11% annually.

Industry Valuation and Performance

Has the Pakistani Chemicals Industry valuation changed over the past few years?

DateMarket CapRevenueEarningsPEAbsolute PEPS
Wed, 30 Nov 2022PK₨786.9bPK₨1.8tPK₨135.6b6.7x5.8x0.4x
Fri, 28 Oct 2022PK₨769.1bPK₨1.8tPK₨147.3b6.8x5.2x0.4x
Sun, 25 Sep 2022PK₨753.8bPK₨1.8tPK₨149.0b5.7x5.1x0.4x
Tue, 23 Aug 2022PK₨804.9bPK₨1.6tPK₨169.1b5.6x4.8x0.5x
Thu, 21 Jul 2022PK₨808.6bPK₨1.6tPK₨169.8b5.5x4.8x0.5x
Sat, 18 Jun 2022PK₨836.5bPK₨1.6tPK₨169.9b5.7x4.9x0.5x
Mon, 16 May 2022PK₨857.6bPK₨1.6tPK₨167.7b5.8x5.1x0.5x
Wed, 13 Apr 2022PK₨883.9bPK₨1.5tPK₨163.0b5.9x5.4x0.6x
Fri, 11 Mar 2022PK₨820.2bPK₨1.5tPK₨163.7b5.6x5x0.6x
Sun, 06 Feb 2022PK₨821.0bPK₨1.4tPK₨169.8b6.3x4.8x0.6x
Tue, 04 Jan 2022PK₨797.1bPK₨1.4tPK₨169.0b6.2x4.7x0.6x
Thu, 02 Dec 2021PK₨807.4bPK₨1.4tPK₨169.0b6x4.8x0.6x
Sat, 30 Oct 2021PK₨799.7bPK₨1.4tPK₨169.1b7x4.7x0.6x
Mon, 27 Sep 2021PK₨789.2bPK₨1.3tPK₨161.8b6.1x4.9x0.6x
Wed, 25 Aug 2021PK₨842.6bPK₨1.3tPK₨160.1b7.4x5.3x0.6x
Thu, 01 Jul 2021PK₨820.1bPK₨1.3tPK₨160.1b7.6x5.1x0.6x
Sun, 04 Apr 2021PK₨790.6bPK₨1.3tPK₨146.8b7.9x5.4x0.6x
Wed, 06 Jan 2021PK₨784.7bPK₨1.1tPK₨116.5b9.1x6.7x0.7x
Sat, 10 Oct 2020PK₨759.4bPK₨1.2tPK₨91.8b12.3x8.3x0.6x
Fri, 03 Jul 2020PK₨714.5bPK₨1.1tPK₨73.5b13.6x9.7x0.6x
Mon, 06 Apr 2020PK₨611.3bPK₨1.1tPK₨72.8b8.5x8.4x0.5x
Thu, 09 Jan 2020PK₨773.8bPK₨1.1tPK₨81.7b10.9x9.5x0.7x
Price to Earnings Ratio

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Total Market Cap: PK₨766.2bTotal Earnings: PK₨85.2bTotal Revenue: PK₨1.1tTotal Market Cap vs Earnings and Revenue0%0%0%
Pakistani Chemicals Industry Price to Earnings3Y Average 6.7x202020212022
Current Industry PE
  • Investors are pessimistic on the Pakistani Chemicals 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 5.8x which is lower than its 3-year average PE of 6.7x.
  • The industry is trading close to its 3-year average PS ratio of 0.60x.
Past Earnings Growth
  • The earnings for companies in the Chemicals industry have grown 17% per year over the last three years.
  • Revenues for these companies have grown 18% 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 Materials industry?

PK Market-1.07%
Materials-2.76%
Chemicals-1.43%
Specialty Chemicals5.16%
Diversified Chemicals0.48%
Fertilizers and Agricultural Chemicals-0.65%
Commodity Chemicals-4.19%
Industrial Gases-5.88%
Industry PE
  • Investors are most optimistic about the Industrial Gases industry which is trading above its 3-year average PE ratio of 2.5x.
    • It looks like they are confident that earnings will grow faster in the future than they have historically.
  • Investors are most pessimistic about the Commodity Chemicals industry, which is trading below its 3-year average of 7.8x.
Forecasted Growth
  • Analysts are most optimistic on the Fertilizers and Agricultural Chemicals industry, expecting annual earnings growth of 16% over the next 5 years.
  • This is better than its past earnings decline of 30% per year.
  • In contrast, the Commodity Chemicals industry is expected to see its earnings decline by 6.8% 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
FFC Fauji FertilizerPK₨103.660.8%
+PK₨1.0b
2.8%PE4.1x
ICI ICI PakistanPK₨698.001.1%
+PK₨708.4m
-9.6%PE10.1x
PSYL Pakistan SyntheticsPK₨49.956.2%
+PK₨268.2m
-7.8%PE4.7x
ARPL Archroma PakistanPK₨544.000.7%
+PK₨136.5m
-12.5%PE9.2x
PAKOXY Pakistan OxygenPK₨135.351.0%
+PK₨79.1m
12.4%PE19.6x
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PAKOXY

PK₨135.35

Pakistan Oxygen

7D

1.0%

1Y

12.4%

LOTCHEM

PK₨29.98

Lotte Chemical Pakistan

7D

-3.3%

1Y

127.1%

ICI

PK₨698.00

ICI Pakistan

7D

1.1%

1Y

-9.6%

GATI

PK₨327.50

Gatron (Industries)

7D

-12.1%

1Y

-41.8%

FATIMA

PK₨36.42

Fatima Fertilizer

7D

-2.8%

1Y

1.2%

FFBL

PK₨17.16

Fauji Fertilizer Bin Qasim

7D

-4.7%

1Y

-34.7%

EPCL

PK₨50.87

Engro Polymer and Chemicals

7D

-5.7%

1Y

-6.5%

EFERT

PK₨81.22

Engro Fertilizers

7D

-0.6%

1Y

10.1%

DAWH

PK₨96.01

Dawood Hercules

7D

-1.4%

1Y

-3.2%

BUXL

PK₨93.17

Buxly Paints

7D

6.0%

1Y

-37.5%

ARPL

PK₨544.00

Archroma Pakistan

7D

0.7%

1Y

-12.5%

ENGRO

PK₨260.42

Engro

7D

0.01%

1Y

-6.4%

BERG

PK₨75.39

Berger Paints Pakistan

7D

5.3%

1Y

-8.9%

PSYL

PK₨49.95

Pakistan Synthetics

7D

6.2%

1Y

-7.8%

FFC

PK₨103.66

Fauji Fertilizer

7D

0.8%

1Y

2.8%