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U.S. Paper Products Industry Analysis

UpdatedMay 31, 2023
DataAggregated Company Financials
  • 7D-2.0%
  • 3M-11.4%
  • 1Y-12.3%
  • YTD-13.0%

Over the last 7 days, the Paper Products industry has dropped 1.8%, driven by declines from every company within the industry. Overall the industry is down 12% in 12 months. Earnings are forecast to grow by 18% annually.

Industry Valuation and Performance

Has the U.S. Paper Products Industry valuation changed over the past few years?

DateMarket CapRevenueEarningsPEAbsolute PEPS
Wed, 31 May 2023US$5.2bUS$14.6bUS$840.2m4.6x6.2x0.4x
Fri, 28 Apr 2023US$5.6bUS$14.5bUS$815.7m4.9x6.8x0.4x
Sun, 26 Mar 2023US$5.5bUS$14.5bUS$815.7m4.9x6.7x0.4x
Tue, 21 Feb 2023US$5.7bUS$14.5bUS$854.6m4.9x6.7x0.4x
Thu, 19 Jan 2023US$5.8bUS$14.9bUS$969.5m4.7x6x0.4x
Sat, 17 Dec 2022US$5.9bUS$14.9bUS$969.5m4.8x6.1x0.4x
Mon, 14 Nov 2022US$5.9bUS$14.9bUS$972.9m3.8x6.1x0.4x
Wed, 12 Oct 2022US$5.6bUS$14.3bUS$957.0m3.8x5.9x0.4x
Fri, 09 Sep 2022US$5.6bUS$14.3bUS$957.0m3.7x5.8x0.4x
Sun, 07 Aug 2022US$5.8bUS$14.1bUS$920.9m3.9x6.3x0.4x
Tue, 05 Jul 2022US$4.9bUS$13.7bUS$820.4m3.9x6x0.4x
Thu, 02 Jun 2022US$5.9bUS$13.7bUS$820.4m5.1x7.2x0.4x
Sat, 30 Apr 2022US$7.4bUS$16.0bUS$925.7m7.5x8x0.5x
Mon, 28 Mar 2022US$9.9bUS$19.7bUS$929.0m8.2x10.6x0.5x
Wed, 23 Feb 2022US$9.8bUS$19.6bUS$784.0m5.2x12.5x0.5x
Fri, 21 Jan 2022US$10.0bUS$19.0bUS$825.5m9.2x12.1x0.5x
Sun, 19 Dec 2021US$9.6bUS$19.0bUS$825.5m9x11.6x0.5x
Tue, 16 Nov 2021US$9.9bUS$19.0bUS$828.4m8.6x11.9x0.5x
Thu, 14 Oct 2021US$9.8bUS$18.3bUS$467.3m18.6x21x0.5x
Sat, 11 Sep 2021US$8.3bUS$15.2bUS$166.4m22.1x49.6x0.5x
Mon, 09 Aug 2021US$8.4bUS$15.1bUS$173.6m23.5x48.1x0.6x
Sun, 02 May 2021US$8.3bUS$14.0b-US$142,417,060.0014.2x-58x0.6x
Wed, 03 Feb 2021US$6.8bUS$14.1b-US$95,565,381.0023.7x-71.6x0.5x
Sat, 07 Nov 2020US$5.3bUS$13.8b-US$26,515,186.0010.9x-201.4x0.4x
Fri, 31 Jul 2020US$5.4bUS$14.3bUS$23.2m12.1x234.1x0.4x
Price to Earnings Ratio


Total Market Cap: US$5.3bTotal Earnings: US$53.3mTotal Revenue: US$15.5bTotal Market Cap vs Earnings and Revenue0%0%0%
U.S. Paper Products Industry Price to Earnings3Y Average 0.5x202120222023
Current Industry PE
  • Investors are optimistic on the American Paper Products industry, and appear confident in long term growth rates.
  • The industry is trading at a PE ratio of 6.2x which is higher than its 3-year average PE of 3.3x.
  • The industry is trading close to its 3-year average PS ratio of 0.46x.
Past Earnings Growth
  • The earnings for companies in the Paper Products industry have grown 151% per year over the last three years.
  • Meanwhile revenues for these companies have declined 2.1% per year.
  • This means that less sales are being generated overall, but since cost of doing business is lower, profits have been increasing.

Industry Comparison

How does U.S. Paper Products compare with similar industries?

US Market1.13%
Paper and Forestry Products-0.85%
Paper Products-2.02%
Forestry Products0.61%
Industry PEThere are no additional sub-industries under this industry.
Forecasted GrowthThere are no additional sub-industries under this industry.

Top Stock Gainers and Losers

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

CompanyLast Price7D1YValuation
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