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Belgian (BEL20) Materials Sector Analysis

UpdatedDec 02, 2021
DataAggregated Company Financials
Companies13
  • 7D-2.0%
  • 3M-12.1%
  • 1Y10.9%
  • YTD6.7%

Over the last 7 days, the Materials industry has dropped 2.8%, driven by a decline by Solvay of 6.5%. Meanwhile, Resilux actually outperformed within the industry, gaining 36% in the last week. This takes the industry's 12 month performance to a gain of 9.4%.

Sector Valuation and Performance

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

DateMarket CapRevenueEarningsPE
Thu, 02 Dec 2021€31.9b€48.4b€1.9b13.2x
Sat, 30 Oct 2021€33.7b€48.5b€2.0b12.3x
Mon, 27 Sep 2021€34.0b€47.9b€1.9b12.6x
Wed, 25 Aug 2021€36.9b€47.4b€1.8b14.3x
Thu, 01 Jul 2021€34.5b€47.4b€1.9b13.9x
Sun, 04 Apr 2021€30.4b€45.0b-€387,283,528.0015.4x
Wed, 06 Jan 2021€26.8b€43.2b-€648,039,528.0013.6x
Sat, 10 Oct 2020€22.6b€44.4b-€1,495,206,074.0013.6x
Fri, 03 Jul 2020€23.4b€44.7b-€2,156,140,688.0026.6x
Mon, 06 Apr 2020€20.2b€44.7b-€381,594,617.0023.1x
Thu, 09 Jan 2020€30.9b€44.1b-€283,251,526.0036.2x
Wed, 02 Oct 2019€28.0b€43.6b€656.5m28.1x
Sat, 06 Jul 2019€26.1b€42.7b€1.5b16.7x
Tue, 09 Apr 2019€29.2b€41.3b€1.5b14.8x
Mon, 31 Dec 2018€26.8b€41.1b€1.4b13.3x
PE Ratio

13.6x

Total Market Cap: €29.0bTotal Earnings: €1.7bTotal Revenue: €39.5b0%0%0%3 Year10 Year
201920202021

Current Industry PE: Investors are more pessimistic on the industry, considering it's trading at a PE ratio of 13.0x which is lower than its 3-year average PE of 20.0x. It appears they believe that earnings will not grow as fast as they have historically.

Past Earnings Growth: The earnings for companies in the Materials industry have grown 4.4% per year over the last three years, and revenues for these companies have grown 7.1% 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 Belgian Materials sector?

Packaging35.33%
Metals and Mining-0.40%
Basic Materials-1.47%
Chemicals-2.86%

Industry PE: Investors are most optimistic about the Packaging industry which is trading above its 3-year average PE ratio of 14.8x. 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 Metals and Mining industry, which is trading below its 3-year average of 20.4x.

Forecasted Growth: Analysts are most optimistic on the Chemicals industry, expecting annual earnings growth of 8.3% over the next 5 years. Meanwhile, the Metals and Mining industry is expected to see its earnings decline by 7.3% per year over the next few years.

Top Stock Gainers and Losers

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

Company7D1YValuation
RES Resilux35.3%+€118.3m60.9%PE17.7x
VIO Viohalco1.8%+€20.7m25.1%PE10.5x
TESB Tessenderlo Group0.6%+€8.6m7.0%PE13.2x
NYR Nyrstar2.6%+€714.2k-49.5%PE-3.8x
REAL Realco1.4%+€128.7k-30.0%PE4.9x
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VIO

€4.58

Viohalco

7D

1.8%

1Y

25.1%

RES

€226.00

Resilux

7D

35.3%

1Y

60.9%

REC

€16.32

Recticel

7D

-2.0%

1Y

65.2%

REAL

€14.70

Realco

7D

1.4%

1Y

-30.0%

NYR

€0.26

Nyrstar

7D

2.6%

1Y

-49.5%