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Pakistan Tobacco KASE:PAKT Stock Report

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22 May, 2022


Company Financials
PAKT fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Future Growth0/6
Past Performance3/6
Financial Health5/6

PAKT Stock Overview

Pakistan Tobacco Company Limited manufactures and sells cigarettes and tobacco in Pakistan.

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Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for Pakistan Tobacco
Historical stock prices
Current Share PricePK₨1,000.00
52 Week HighPK₨1,450.00
52 Week LowPK₨970.70
1 Month Change-0.50%
3 Month Change-3.87%
1 Year Change-27.54%
3 Year Change-61.44%
5 Year Change-35.48%
Change since IPO910.10%

Recent News & Updates

Shareholder Returns

PAKTPK TobaccoPK Market

Return vs Industry: PAKT underperformed the PK Tobacco industry which returned -16% over the past year.

Return vs Market: PAKT underperformed the PK Market which returned -12.1% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is PAKT's price volatile compared to industry and market?
PAKT volatility
PAKT Average Weekly Movement4.3%
Tobacco Industry Average Movement4.0%
Market Average Movement5.8%
10% most volatile stocks in PK Market9.1%
10% least volatile stocks in PK Market3.5%

Stable Share Price: PAKT is less volatile than 75% of PK stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 4% a week.

Volatility Over Time: PAKT's weekly volatility (4%) has been stable over the past year.

About the Company

19471,066Syed Akbar

Pakistan Tobacco Company Limited manufactures and sells cigarettes and tobacco in Pakistan. The company offers cigarettes under the Dunhill, Dunhill Switch, Dunhill Special, John Player Gold Leaf, Benson & Hedges (Red), Benson & Hedges (Blue), John Player, Capstan Filter, Capstan by Pall Mall, Embassy Filter, Gold Flake, and Gold Flake Soft Cup brands; and oral nicotine available in 6mg, 10mg, and 14mg pouches under the VELO brand comprising Polar Mint and Berry Frost. It exports raw tobacco and finished goods to GCC and other Middle Eastern countries.

Pakistan Tobacco Fundamentals Summary

How do Pakistan Tobacco's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
PAKT fundamental statistics
Market CapPK₨255.49b
Earnings (TTM)PK₨18.86b
Revenue (TTM)PK₨74.99b


P/E Ratio


P/S Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
PAKT income statement (TTM)
Cost of RevenuePK₨36.19b
Gross ProfitPK₨38.80b
Other ExpensesPK₨19.94b

Last Reported Earnings

Dec 31, 2021

Next Earnings Date


Earnings per share (EPS)73.83
Gross Margin51.74%
Net Profit Margin25.15%
Debt/Equity Ratio12.8%

How did PAKT perform over the long term?

See historical performance and comparison



Current Dividend Yield


Payout Ratio


Is Pakistan Tobacco undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?

Valuation Score


Valuation Score 1/6

  • Below Fair Value

  • Significantly Below Fair Value

  • PE vs Industry

  • PE vs Market

  • PEG Ratio

  • PB vs Industry


Price to Earnings (PE) ratio

Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: PAKT (PKR1000) is trading above our estimate of fair value (PKR640.06)

Significantly Below Fair Value: PAKT is trading above our estimate of fair value.

Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: PAKT is good value based on its PE Ratio (13.5x) compared to the Asian Tobacco industry average (13.9x).

PE vs Market: PAKT is poor value based on its PE Ratio (13.5x) compared to the PK market (5.7x).

Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate PAKT's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.

Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: PAKT is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (14.2x) compared to the XA Tobacco industry average (1.4x).

Future Growth

How is Pakistan Tobacco forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?

Future Growth Score


Future Growth Score 0/6

  • Earnings vs Savings Rate

  • Earnings vs Market

  • High Growth Earnings

  • Revenue vs Market

  • High Growth Revenue

  • Future ROE


Forecasted Food, Beverage & Tobacco industry annual growth in earnings

In this section we usually present revenue and earnings growth projections based on the consensus estimates of professional analysts to help investors understand the company’s ability to generate profit. But as Pakistan Tobacco has not provided enough past data and has no analyst forecast, its future earnings cannot be reliably calculated by extrapolating past data or using analyst predictions.

This is quite a rare situation as 97% of companies covered by SimplyWall St do have past financial data.

Past Performance

How has Pakistan Tobacco performed over the past 5 years?

Past Performance Score


Past Performance Score 3/6

  • Quality Earnings

  • Growing Profit Margin

  • Earnings Trend

  • Accelerating Growth

  • Earnings vs Industry

  • High ROE


Historical annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: PAKT has a high level of non-cash earnings.

Growing Profit Margin: PAKT's current net profit margins (25.2%) are lower than last year (27.1%).

Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: PAKT's earnings have grown by 16.5% per year over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: PAKT's earnings growth over the past year (14.4%) is below its 5-year average (16.5% per year).

Earnings vs Industry: PAKT earnings growth over the past year (14.4%) exceeded the Tobacco industry 11%.

Return on Equity

High ROE: PAKT's Return on Equity (104.9%) is considered outstanding.

Financial Health

How is Pakistan Tobacco's financial position?

Financial Health Score


Financial Health Score 5/6

  • Short Term Liabilities

  • Long Term Liabilities

  • Debt Level

  • Reducing Debt

  • Debt Coverage

  • Interest Coverage

Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: PAKT's short term assets (PKR35.4B) exceed its short term liabilities (PKR31.9B).

Long Term Liabilities: PAKT's short term assets (PKR35.4B) exceed its long term liabilities (PKR2.5B).

Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: PAKT has more cash than its total debt.

Reducing Debt: PAKT's debt to equity ratio has increased from 0.7% to 12.8% over the past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: PAKT's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (824.9%).

Interest Coverage: PAKT earns more interest than it pays, so coverage of interest payments is not a concern.

Balance Sheet


What is Pakistan Tobacco current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

Dividend Score


Dividend Score 2/6

  • Notable Dividend

  • High Dividend

  • Stable Dividend

  • Growing Dividend

  • Earnings Coverage

  • Future Dividend Coverage


Current Dividend Yield

Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: PAKT's dividend (8%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the PK market (3.71%).

High Dividend: PAKT's dividend (8%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the PK market (10.85%).

Stability and Growth of Payments

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

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

Earnings Payout to Shareholders

Earnings Coverage: With its high payout ratio (108.4%), PAKT's dividend payments are not well covered by earnings.

Cash Payout to Shareholders

Cash Flow Coverage: With its high cash payout ratio (123.5%), PAKT's dividend payments are not well covered by cash flows.

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


Average management tenure


Syed Akbar



Mr. Syed Ali Akbar is the Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer at Pakistan Tobacco Company Limited since March 01, 2021. He served as the Marketing Director at Pakistan Tobacco Company Limited sin...

Leadership Team

Experienced Management: PAKT's management team is considered experienced (2.6 years average tenure).

Board Members

Experienced Board: PAKT's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 2.5 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.

Ownership Breakdown

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

Top Shareholders

Company Information

Pakistan Tobacco Company Limited's employee growth, exchange listings and data sources

Key Information

  • Name: Pakistan Tobacco Company Limited
  • Ticker: PAKT
  • Exchange: KASE
  • Founded: 1947
  • Industry: Tobacco
  • Sector: Food, Beverage & Tobacco
  • Implied Market Cap: PK₨255.494b
  • Shares outstanding: 255.49m
  • Website:

Number of Employees


  • Pakistan Tobacco Company Limited
  • Serena Business Complex
  • Khayaban-e-Suhrwardy
  • Islamabad
  • 44000
  • Pakistan


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2022/05/22 00:00
End of Day Share Price2022/05/19 00:00
Annual Earnings2021/12/31

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.