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Argentinian (MERVAL) Materials Sector Analysis

UpdatedDec 02, 2021
DataAggregated Company Financials
  • 7D4.8%
  • 3M31.1%
  • 1Y104.2%
  • YTD117.3%

Over the last 7 days, the Materials industry has risen 22%, driven by gains from Celulosa Argentina of 9,876%. This takes the industry's 12 month performance to a gain of 145%.

Sector Valuation and Performance

Has the Argentinian Materials Sector valuation changed over the past few years?

DateMarket CapRevenueEarningsPE
Sun, 05 Dec 2021AR$866.8bAR$435.7bAR$128.2b18.7x
Tue, 02 Nov 2021AR$773.0bAR$372.2bAR$84.2b22x
Thu, 30 Sep 2021AR$892.8bAR$363.4bAR$83.0b10.8x
Sat, 28 Aug 2021AR$658.8bAR$325.8bAR$79.2b5.3x
Sun, 04 Jul 2021AR$566.1bAR$325.8bAR$79.2b4.3x
Wed, 07 Apr 2021AR$427.3bAR$271.0bAR$51.3b4.8x
Sat, 09 Jan 2021AR$406.9bAR$227.4bAR$19.7b7.4x
Fri, 02 Oct 2020AR$361.6bAR$216.7bAR$10.3b15.9x
Mon, 06 Jul 2020AR$290.7bAR$215.5b-AR$200,768,984.0014.5x
Thu, 09 Apr 2020AR$158.5bAR$251.8bAR$8.7b9.1x
Wed, 01 Jan 2020AR$251.1bAR$245.5bAR$15.1b10.4x
Sat, 05 Oct 2019AR$161.5bAR$237.6bAR$26.0b7.4x
Tue, 09 Jul 2019AR$156.4bAR$234.5bAR$34.2b5.2x
Mon, 01 Apr 2019AR$152.3bAR$221.2bAR$28.6b6.8x
Thu, 03 Jan 2019AR$137.6bAR$225.2bAR$27.2b5.8x
PE Ratio


Total Market Cap: AR$137.6bTotal Earnings: AR$27.2bTotal Revenue: AR$225.2b0%0%0%3 Year10 Year

Current Industry PE: Investors are more optimistic on the industry, considering it's trading at a PE ratio of 19.5x which is higher than its 3-year average PE of 11.3x. It appears they are confident that earnings will grow faster in the future than they have historically.

Past Earnings Growth: The earnings for companies in the Materials industry have grown 107% per year over the last three years, and revenues for these companies have grown 30% 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 Argentinian Materials sector?

Basic Materials5.43%
Metals and Mining4.83%
Paper and Forestry Products3.65%

Industry PE: Investors are most optimistic about the Packaging industry even though it's trading below its 3-year average PE ratio of 127x. It looks like they are confident that earnings will grow faster in the future than they have historically. Meanwhile, investors are most pessimistic about the Basic Materials industry, which is trading close to its 3-year average of 11.9x.

Forecasted Growth: There is insufficient data on the sub-industries of this industry.

Top Stock Gainers and Losers

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

ALUA Aluar Aluminio ArgentinoI.C10.3%+AR$26.0b91.4%PE27x
TXAR Ternium Argentina2.3%+AR$12.4b126.9%PE4.9x
HARG Holcim (Argentina)5.4%+AR$3.4b46.2%PE12.2x
RIGO Rigolleau2.1%+AR$435.2m49.0%PE34.5x
FIPL Fiplasto8.9%+AR$71.4m80.9%PS0.5x
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