PPL Stock Overview
Pakistan Petroleum Limited, together with its subsidiaries, engages in the exploration, development, and production of oil and natural gas resources in Pakistan, the United Arab Emirates, Iraq, and Yemen.
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Price History & Performance
|Historical stock prices|
|Current Share Price||PK₨68.86|
|52 Week High||PK₨95.45|
|52 Week Low||PK₨67.51|
|1 Month Change||-12.84%|
|3 Month Change||-14.08%|
|1 Year Change||-16.66%|
|3 Year Change||-50.05%|
|5 Year Change||-48.24%|
|Change since IPO||129.97%|
Recent News & Updates
|PPL||PK Oil and Gas||PK Market|
Return vs Industry: PPL underperformed the PK Oil and Gas industry which returned -14.2% over the past year.
Return vs Market: PPL underperformed the PK Market which returned -12.4% over the past year.
|PPL Average Weekly Movement||5.2%|
|Oil and Gas Industry Average Movement||4.9%|
|Market Average Movement||5.7%|
|10% most volatile stocks in PK Market||8.9%|
|10% least volatile stocks in PK Market||3.5%|
Stable Share Price: PPL is not significantly more volatile than the rest of PK stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 5% a week.
Volatility Over Time: PPL's weekly volatility (5%) has been stable over the past year.
About the Company
Pakistan Petroleum Limited, together with its subsidiaries, engages in the exploration, development, and production of oil and natural gas resources in Pakistan, the United Arab Emirates, Iraq, and Yemen. It produces natural gas, crude oil, natural gas liquids (NGL), condensate, liquefied petroleum gas (LPG), and barytes. The company operates producing fields located in Sui, Kandhkot, Adhi, Mazarani, Chachar, Hala, Gambat South, Dhok Sultan, and Shah Bandar; and holds working interests in 13 partner-operated producing fields.
Pakistan Petroleum Fundamentals Summary
|PPL fundamental statistics|
Is PPL overvalued?See Fair Value and valuation analysis
Earnings & Revenue
|PPL income statement (TTM)|
|Cost of Revenue||PK₨63.70b|
Last Reported Earnings
Dec 31, 2021
Next Earnings Date
|Earnings per share (EPS)||21.06|
|Net Profit Margin||34.97%|
How did PPL perform over the long term?See historical performance and comparison
5.1%Current Dividend Yield
Is Pakistan Petroleum undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Valuation Score 5/6
Below Fair Value
Significantly Below Fair Value
PE vs Industry
PE vs Market
PB vs Industry
Undervalued compared to fair value
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: PPL (PKR68.86) is trading below our estimate of fair value (PKR216.83)
Significantly Below Fair Value: PPL is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: PPL's PE Ratio (3.3x) is in line with the PK Oil and Gas industry average.
PE vs Market: PPL is good value based on its PE Ratio (3.3x) compared to the PK market (5.6x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: PPL is good value based on its PEG Ratio (0.4x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: PPL is good value based on its PB Ratio (0.5x) compared to the PK Oil and Gas industry average (0.9x).
How is Pakistan Petroleum forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 5 analysts?
Future Growth Score2/6
Future Growth Score 2/6
Earnings vs Savings Rate
Earnings vs Market
High Growth Earnings
Revenue vs Market
High Growth Revenue
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: PPL's forecast earnings growth (7.7% per year) is below the savings rate (10.2%).
Earnings vs Market: PPL's earnings (7.7% per year) are forecast to grow faster than the PK market (3.1% per year).
High Growth Earnings: PPL's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.
Revenue vs Market: PPL's revenue (4% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the PK market (3.3% per year).
High Growth Revenue: PPL's revenue (4% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: PPL's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (14.8%).
How has Pakistan Petroleum performed over the past 5 years?
Past Performance Score4/6
Past Performance Score 4/6
Growing Profit Margin
Earnings vs Industry
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: PPL has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: PPL's current net profit margins (35%) are higher than last year (34.5%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: PPL's earnings have grown by 11% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: PPL's earnings growth over the past year (12.2%) exceeds its 5-year average (11% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: PPL earnings growth over the past year (12.2%) underperformed the Oil and Gas industry 39.9%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: PPL's Return on Equity (13.8%) is considered low.
How is Pakistan Petroleum's financial position?
Financial Health Score6/6
Financial Health Score 6/6
Short Term Liabilities
Long Term Liabilities
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: PPL's short term assets (PKR430.8B) exceed its short term liabilities (PKR100.2B).
Long Term Liabilities: PPL's short term assets (PKR430.8B) exceed its long term liabilities (PKR63.4B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: PPL is debt free.
Reducing Debt: PPL has not had any debt for past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: PPL has no debt, therefore it does not need to be covered by operating cash flow.
Interest Coverage: PPL has no debt, therefore coverage of interest payments is not a concern.
What is Pakistan Petroleum current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Score 3/6
Future Dividend Coverage
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: PPL's dividend (5.08%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the PK market (3.72%).
High Dividend: PPL's dividend (5.08%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the PK market (11.25%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: PPL's dividend payments have been volatile in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: PPL's dividend payments have fallen over the past 10 years.
Earnings Payout to Shareholders
Earnings Coverage: With its low payout ratio (16.6%), PPL's dividend payments are well covered by earnings.
Cash Payout to Shareholders
Cash Flow Coverage: With its reasonably low cash payout ratio (38.1%), PPL's dividend payments are well covered by cash flows.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Mr. Moin Raza Khan is Chief Executive Officer at Pakistan Petroleum Limited since 2019. He was Managing Director of Pakistan Petroleum Limited since 2019 until August 2021 and served as its Acting Chief Ex...
Experienced Management: PPL's management team is considered experienced (2.3 years average tenure).
Experienced Board: PPL's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 1.2 years average tenure), which suggests a new board.
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.
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
Pakistan Petroleum Limited's employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Pakistan Petroleum Limited
- Ticker: PPL
- Exchange: KASE
- Founded: 1950
- Industry: Oil and Gas Exploration and Production
- Sector: Energy
- Implied Market Cap: PK₨187.366b
- Shares outstanding: 2.72b
- Website: https://www.ppl.com.pk
Number of Employees
- Pakistan Petroleum Limited
- P.I.D.C. House
- 4th Floor
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2022/05/18 00:00|
|End of Day Share Price||2022/05/18 00:00|
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