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JK Paper BSE:532162 Stock Report

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17 Aug, 2022


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532162 fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Future Growth3/6
Past Performance5/6
Financial Health4/6

532162 Stock Overview

JK Paper Limited produces and sells papers and paper boards in India.

JK Paper Competitors

Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for JK Paper
Historical stock prices
Current Share Price₹446.75
52 Week High₹449.90
52 Week Low₹192.00
1 Month Change39.83%
3 Month Change29.29%
1 Year Change73.93%
3 Year Change340.37%
5 Year Change361.04%
Change since IPO1,296.09%

Recent News & Updates

Shareholder Returns

532162IN ForestryIN Market

Return vs Industry: 532162 exceeded the Indian Forestry industry which returned 37.9% over the past year.

Return vs Market: 532162 exceeded the Indian Market which returned 9.1% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is 532162's price volatile compared to industry and market?
532162 volatility
532162 Average Weekly Movement7.6%
Forestry Industry Average Movement6.8%
Market Average Movement6.3%
10% most volatile stocks in IN Market9.0%
10% least volatile stocks in IN Market4.1%

Stable Share Price: 532162 is not significantly more volatile than the rest of Indian stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 8% a week.

Volatility Over Time: 532162's weekly volatility (8%) has been stable over the past year.

About the Company


JK Paper Limited produces and sells papers and paper boards in India. It offers office and copier papers for use in color printing, black and white printing, photo copying, pamphlet printing, letter heads, and legal and accounting documentation purposes; uncoated writing and printing paper to produce various stationary products, including notebooks, books, envelopes, drawing and sketching sheet, etc.; coated printing papers; and packaging solutions for the pharma, food and beverages, and FMCG. The company sells its products under the JK Copier, JK Easy Copier, JK Copier Plus, JK Excel Bond, JK SS Maplitho (SHB), JK Cote, JK Ultima, and JK Endure brands.

JK Paper Fundamentals Summary

How do JK Paper's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
532162 fundamental statistics
Market Cap₹75.68b
Earnings (TTM)₹7.01b
Revenue (TTM)₹47.38b


P/E Ratio


P/S Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
532162 income statement (TTM)
Cost of Revenue₹26.91b
Gross Profit₹20.47b
Other Expenses₹13.47b

Last Reported Earnings

Jun 30, 2022

Next Earnings Date


Earnings per share (EPS)41.36
Gross Margin43.21%
Net Profit Margin14.79%
Debt/Equity Ratio104.5%

How did 532162 perform over the long term?

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Current Dividend Yield


Payout Ratio

Does 532162 pay a reliable dividends?

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When do you need to buy 532162 by to receive an upcoming dividend?
JK Paper dividend dates
Ex Dividend DateAug 23 2022
Dividend Pay DateOct 06 2022
Days until Ex dividend5 days
Days until Dividend pay date49 days

Does 532162 pay a reliable dividends?

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We’ve recently updated our valuation analysis.


Is 532162 undervalued compared to its fair value, analyst forecasts and its price relative to the market?

Valuation Score


Valuation Score 5/6

  • Price-To-Earnings vs Peers

  • Price-To-Earnings vs Industry

  • Price-To-Earnings vs Fair Ratio

  • Below Fair Value

  • Significantly Below Fair Value

  • Analyst Forecast

Key Valuation Metric

Which metric is best to use when looking at relative valuation for 532162?

Other financial metrics that can be useful for relative valuation.

532162 key valuation metrics and ratios. From Price to Earnings, Price to Sales and Price to Book to Price to Earnings Growth Ratio, Enterprise Value and EBITDA.
Key Statistics
Enterprise Value/Revenue2.1x
Enterprise Value/EBITDA7.5x
PEG Ratio0.5x

Price to Earnings Ratio vs Peers

How does 532162's PE Ratio compare to its peers?

532162 PE Ratio vs Peers
The above table shows the PE ratio for 532162 vs its peers. Here we also display the market cap and forecasted growth for additional consideration.
CompanyPEEstimated GrowthMarket Cap
Peer Average19.7x
500040 Century Textiles and Industries
500444 West Coast Paper Mills
502330 Andhra Paper
SESHAPAPER Seshasayee Paper and Boards
532162 JK Paper

Price-To-Earnings vs Peers: 532162 is good value based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (10.8x) compared to the peer average (19.7x).

Price to Earnings Ratio vs Industry

How does 532162's PE Ratio compare vs other companies in the IN Forestry Industry?

Price-To-Earnings vs Industry: 532162 is good value based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (10.8x) compared to the Indian Forestry industry average (11x)

Price to Earnings Ratio vs Fair Ratio

What is 532162's PE Ratio compared to its Fair PE Ratio? This is the expected PE Ratio taking into account the company's forecast earnings growth, profit margins and other risk factors.

532162 PE Ratio vs Fair Ratio.
Fair Ratio
Current PE Ratio10.8x
Fair PE Ratio22.8x

Price-To-Earnings vs Fair Ratio: 532162 is good value based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (10.8x) compared to the estimated Fair Price-To-Earnings Ratio (22.8x).

Share Price vs Fair Value

What is the Fair Price of 532162 when looking at its future cash flows? For this estimate we use a Discounted Cash Flow model.

Below Fair Value: 532162 (₹446.75) is trading below our estimate of fair value (₹685.81)

Significantly Below Fair Value: 532162 is trading below fair value by more than 20%.

Analyst Price Targets

What is the analyst 12-month forecast and do we have any statistical confidence in the consensus price target?

Analyst Forecast: Target price is lower than the current share price.

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Future Growth

How is JK Paper forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 2 analysts?

Future Growth Score


Future Growth Score 3/6

  • Earnings vs Savings Rate

  • Earnings vs Market

  • High Growth Earnings

  • Revenue vs Market

  • High Growth Revenue

  • Future ROE


Forecasted annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts

Analyst Future Growth Forecasts

Earnings vs Savings Rate: 532162's forecast earnings growth (20.6% per year) is above the savings rate (6.8%).

Earnings vs Market: 532162's earnings (20.6% per year) are forecast to grow faster than the Indian market (18.5% per year).

High Growth Earnings: 532162's earnings are expected to grow significantly over the next 3 years.

Revenue vs Market: 532162's revenue (8.4% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the Indian market (10.6% per year).

High Growth Revenue: 532162's revenue (8.4% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.

Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts

Future Return on Equity

Future ROE: Insufficient data to determine if 532162's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time

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Past Performance

How has JK Paper performed over the past 5 years?

Past Performance Score


Past Performance Score 5/6

  • Quality Earnings

  • Growing Profit Margin

  • Earnings Trend

  • Accelerating Growth

  • Earnings vs Industry

  • High ROE


Historical annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: 532162 has high quality earnings.

Growing Profit Margin: 532162's current net profit margins (14.8%) are higher than last year (11.6%).

Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: 532162's earnings have grown by 9.3% per year over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: 532162's earnings growth over the past year (105.8%) exceeds its 5-year average (9.3% per year).

Earnings vs Industry: 532162 earnings growth over the past year (105.8%) exceeded the Forestry industry 46.2%.

Return on Equity

High ROE: Whilst 532162's Return on Equity (23.44%) is high, this metric is skewed due to their high level of debt.

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Financial Health

How is JK Paper's financial position?

Financial Health Score


Financial Health Score 4/6

  • Short Term Liabilities

  • Long Term Liabilities

  • Debt Level

  • Reducing Debt

  • Debt Coverage

  • Interest Coverage

Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: 532162's short term assets (₹20.3B) exceed its short term liabilities (₹13.0B).

Long Term Liabilities: 532162's short term assets (₹20.3B) do not cover its long term liabilities (₹33.2B).

Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: 532162's net debt to equity ratio (83.1%) is considered high.

Reducing Debt: 532162's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 114% to 104.5% over the past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: 532162's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (24.7%).

Interest Coverage: 532162's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (8.9x coverage).

Balance Sheet

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What is JK Paper current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

Dividend Score


Dividend Score 3/6

  • Notable Dividend

  • High Dividend

  • Stable Dividend

  • Growing Dividend

  • Earnings Coverage

  • Cash Flow Coverage


Current Dividend Yield

Upcoming Dividend Payment

TodayAug 17 2022Ex Dividend DateAug 23 2022Dividend Pay DateOct 06 202244 days from Ex DividendBuy in the next 5 days to receive the upcoming dividend

Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: 532162's dividend (1.23%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the Indian market (0.39%).

High Dividend: 532162's dividend (1.23%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the Indian market (1.7%).

Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: 532162's dividend payments have been volatile in the past 10 years.

Growing Dividend: 532162's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.

Earnings Payout to Shareholders

Earnings Coverage: With its low payout ratio (13.3%), 532162's dividend payments are thoroughly covered by earnings.

Cash Payout to Shareholders

Cash Flow Coverage: 532162 is paying a dividend but the company has no free cash flows.

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How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?


Average management tenure


JK Paper has no CEO, or we have no data on them.

Leadership Team

Experienced Management: 532162's management team is considered experienced (2.3 years average tenure).

Board Members

Experienced Board: 532162's board of directors are considered experienced (9.3 years average tenure).


Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?

Insider Trading Volume

Insider Buying: Insufficient data to determine if insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.

Recent Insider Transactions

Ownership Breakdown

Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.

Top Shareholders

Company Information

JK Paper Limited's employee growth, exchange listings and data sources

Key Information

  • Name: JK Paper Limited
  • Ticker: 532162
  • Exchange: BSE
  • Founded: 1938
  • Industry: Paper Products
  • Sector: Materials
  • Implied Market Cap: ₹75.680b
  • Shares outstanding: 169.40m
  • Website:

Number of Employees


  • JK Paper Limited
  • Nehru House
  • 3rd Floor
  • New Delhi
  • Delhi
  • 110002
  • India


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2022/08/17 00:00
End of Day Share Price2022/08/17 00:00
Annual Earnings2022/03/31

Unless specified all financial data is based on a yearly period but updated quarterly. This is known as Trailing Twelve Month (TTM) or Last Twelve Month (LTM) Data. Learn more here.