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Australian (ASX) Oil and Gas Exploration and Production Industry Analysis

UpdatedMay 28, 2022
DataAggregated Company Financials
  • 7D2.9%
  • 3M9.4%
  • 1Y25.2%
  • YTD24.9%

In the last week, the Oil and Gas Exploration and Production industry is up 2.9%, with Woodside Energy Group up 4.8%. During this same period, the Invictus Energy underperformed, falling 25%. This takes the industry's 12 month performance to a gain of 25%. As for the next few years, earnings are expected to grow by 11% per annum.

Industry Valuation and Performance

Has the Australian Oil and Gas Exploration and Production Industry valuation changed over the past few years?

DateMarket CapRevenueEarningsPE
Sat, 28 May 2022AU$67.8bAU$19.3bAU$3.8b10.6x
Mon, 25 Apr 2022AU$71.3bAU$19.0bAU$3.8b11.4x
Wed, 23 Mar 2022AU$78.2bAU$20.1bAU$3.9b12.3x
Fri, 18 Feb 2022AU$70.6bAU$20.3bAU$4.1b17.9x
Sun, 16 Jan 2022AU$66.9bAU$14.9bAU$1.2b27.5x
Tue, 14 Dec 2021AU$53.6bAU$15.0bAU$1.2b24.9x
Thu, 11 Nov 2021AU$55.4bAU$14.7bAU$1.2b25.2x
Sat, 09 Oct 2021AU$60.5bAU$14.8bAU$1.2b27.1x
Mon, 06 Sep 2021AU$48.5bAU$14.2bAU$1.0b23.8x
Wed, 04 Aug 2021AU$51.3bAU$14.2bAU$1.0b22.9x
Sat, 08 May 2021AU$52.1bAU$13.3b-AU$2,717,573,416.2916.4x
Tue, 09 Feb 2021AU$52.9bAU$12.5b-AU$6,478,108,143.6310x
Mon, 02 Nov 2020AU$38.1bAU$14.5b-AU$6,549,647,955.5016.5x
Thu, 06 Aug 2020AU$42.4bAU$16.2b-AU$6,254,419,565.3413.8x
Sun, 10 May 2020AU$43.9bAU$18.9b-AU$2,266,310,919.409.5x
Sat, 01 Feb 2020AU$72.4bAU$17.5bAU$2.2b11.8x
Tue, 05 Nov 2019AU$67.8bAU$18.4bAU$3.2b16.9x
Fri, 09 Aug 2019AU$67.6bAU$18.1bAU$4.1b17.9x
Median PE Ratio


Total Market Cap: AU$66.0bTotal Earnings: AU$3.7bTotal Revenue: AU$17.6bTotal Market Cap vs Earnings and Revenue0%0%0%
Australian Oil and Gas Exploration and Production Industry Median PE3Y Average 16.8x202020212022
Current Industry PE
  • Investors are more pessimistic on the industry, indicating that they anticipate long-term growth rates will be lower than they have historically.
  • The industry is trading at a PE ratio of 10.6x which is lower than its 3-year average PE of 16.8x.
Past Earnings Growth
  • The earnings for companies in the Oil and Gas Exploration and Production industry have remained mostly flat over the last three years.
  • Meanwhile revenues for these companies have grown 3.1% per year.
  • This means that although more sales are being generated, either the cost of doing business or the level of investment back into businesses has increased and as a result, profits have held steady.

Industry Comparison

How does Australian Oil and Gas Exploration and Production compare with similar industries?

AU Market-1.30%
Oil and Gas1.56%
Oil and Gas Exploration and Production2.92%
Oil and Gas Refining and Marketing0.75%
Integrated Oil and Gas0%
Coal and Fuels-0.73%
Oil and Gas Storage and Transportation-2.90%
Industry PEThere is insufficient data on the sub-industries of this industry.
Forecasted GrowthThere 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?

CompanyLast Price7D1YValuation
WDS Woodside Energy GroupAU$30.144.8%
STO SantosAU$8.242.0%
KAR Karoon EnergyAU$2.0710.1%
BPT Beach EnergyAU$1.641.9%
HZN Horizon OilAU$0.1519.2%
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