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Australian (ASX) Trade Distributors Industry Analysis

UpdatedNov 28, 2021
DataAggregated Company Financials
  • 7D-0.2%
  • 3M5.3%
  • 1Y33.1%
  • YTD20.7%

Over the last 7 days, the Trade Distributors industry has remained flat, although notably Seven Group Holdings declined by 5.0%. As for the the longer term, the industry is up 33% over the past 12 months.

Industry Valuation and Performance

Has the Australian Trade Distributors Industry valuation changed over the past few years?

DateMarket CapRevenueEarningsPE
Sun, 28 Nov 2021AU$24.8bAU$13.5bAU$1.0b21.5x
Tue, 26 Oct 2021AU$20.4bAU$12.8bAU$955.0m27.4x
Thu, 23 Sep 2021AU$21.2bAU$12.8bAU$959.9m23.1x
Sat, 21 Aug 2021AU$25.7bAU$12.8bAU$959.9m18.5x
Sat, 05 Jun 2021AU$21.4bAU$12.5bAU$845.2m13.6x
Tue, 09 Mar 2021AU$18.7bAU$12.2bAU$721.5m17.1x
Mon, 30 Nov 2020AU$17.1bAU$12.0bAU$543.7m24.9x
Thu, 03 Sep 2020AU$14.9bAU$11.8bAU$377.7m29.2x
Sun, 07 Jun 2020AU$12.0bAU$11.5bAU$390.5m25.3x
Sat, 29 Feb 2020AU$13.4bAU$11.3bAU$408.8m28x
Tue, 03 Dec 2019AU$13.2bAU$10.9bAU$400.4m19.2x
Fri, 06 Sep 2019AU$12.1bAU$10.6bAU$386.0m22.4x
Mon, 10 Jun 2019AU$13.1bAU$9.9bAU$421.3m26.1x
Sun, 03 Mar 2019AU$13.5bAU$9.1bAU$461.9m22.9x
Wed, 05 Dec 2018AU$12.3bAU$8.2bAU$511.2m16.2x
PE Ratio


Total Market Cap: AU$12.3bTotal Earnings: AU$511.2mTotal Revenue: AU$8.2b0%0%0%3 Year10 Year

Current Industry PE: Investors are relatively neutral on the industry at the moment, considering it's trading close to its 3-year average PE ratio of 22.3x. It appears they believe that earnings will grow in-line with historical growth rates.

Past Earnings Growth: The earnings for companies in the Trade Distributors industry have grown 26% per year over the last three years, and revenues for these companies have grown 18% 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 Australian Trade Distributors industry?

Trade Companies and Distributors-0.18%

Industry PE: Investors are most optimistic about the Trade Companies and Distributors industry, which is trading close to its 3-year average PE ratio of 22.3x. However analysts are expecting annual earnings growth of 12%, which is lower than the prior year's growth of 32% per year. So the market might believe that analysts are underestimating future growth.

Forecasted Growth: Analysts are most optimistic on the Trade Companies and Distributors industry, expecting annual earnings growth of 12% over the next 5 years. However this is lower than its past earnings growth rate of 32% per year.

Top Stock Gainers and Losers

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

REH Reece2.8%+AU$407.0m71.7%PE52.7x
VSL Vulcan Steel0.9%+AU$9.2mn/aPE16.7x
ACF Acrow Formwork and Construction Services4.5%+AU$5.7m21.1%PE29.5x
BOL Boom Logistics2.8%+AU$2.1m15.6%PE64.5x
AIR AstiVita2.0%+AU$372.6k14.0%PS5.2x
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