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Belgian (BEL20) Materials Sector Analysis

UpdatedMar 02, 2024
DataAggregated Company Financials
Companies17
  • 7D-1.2%
  • 3M-33.7%
  • 1Y-38.4%
  • YTD-9.8%

In the last week, the Materials industry is flat overall, with Umicore standing out by going down 3.3%. As for the longer term, the industry has declined 39% in the last year. Earnings are forecast to grow by 4.9% annually.

Sector Valuation and Performance

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

DateMarket CapRevenueEarningsPEAbsolute PEPS
Sat, 02 Mar 2024€27.0b€58.1b€3.2b11.5x8.4x0.5x
Mon, 29 Jan 2024€28.3b€62.4b€3.3b11.7x8.5x0.5x
Wed, 27 Dec 2023€30.5b€63.0b€3.3b12.4x9.2x0.5x
Fri, 24 Nov 2023€27.5b€55.0b€2.6b11.6x10.7x0.5x
Sun, 22 Oct 2023€26.0b€56.4b€2.8b11.4x9.4x0.5x
Tue, 19 Sep 2023€28.1b€56.7b€2.9b11.5x9.7x0.5x
Thu, 17 Aug 2023€28.8b€56.3b€3.0b11.7x9.7x0.5x
Sat, 15 Jul 2023€28.9b€60.2b€3.8b8.7x7.6x0.5x
Mon, 12 Jun 2023€29.1b€60.2b€3.8b7.8x7.6x0.5x
Wed, 10 May 2023€29.7b€60.2b€3.9b7.4x7.7x0.5x
Fri, 07 Apr 2023€29.4b€60.2b€4.0b6.9x7.4x0.5x
Sun, 05 Mar 2023€31.2b€58.9b€3.9b7.5x8x0.5x
Tue, 31 Jan 2023€31.1b€58.2b€3.9b5.9x7.9x0.5x
Thu, 29 Dec 2022€28.0b€58.2b€3.9b5x7.1x0.5x
Sat, 26 Nov 2022€28.1b€58.6b€4.0b4.9x7x0.5x
Mon, 24 Oct 2022€26.4b€57.0b€3.8b4.6x6.9x0.5x
Wed, 21 Sep 2022€24.7b€56.2b€3.7b5.2x6.6x0.4x
Fri, 19 Aug 2022€26.7b€55.5b€3.4b7.1x7.8x0.5x
Sun, 17 Jul 2022€25.1b€52.4b€3.0b6.8x8.3x0.5x
Tue, 14 Jun 2022€28.7b€52.9b€3.1b7.5x9.4x0.5x
Thu, 12 May 2022€29.9b€52.6b€3.0b7.8x9.9x0.6x
Sat, 09 Apr 2022€29.4b€51.5b€2.8b7.5x10.5x0.6x
Mon, 07 Mar 2022€27.9b€50.1b€2.5b10.9x11x0.6x
Wed, 02 Feb 2022€30.7b€48.0b€1.9b13.7x15.8x0.6x
Fri, 31 Dec 2021€30.5b€48.0b€1.9b13.3x15.7x0.6x
Sun, 28 Nov 2021€31.7b€48.5b€2.0b13.3x16.2x0.7x
Tue, 26 Oct 2021€34.0b€47.9b€1.9b12.5x17.7x0.7x
Thu, 23 Sep 2021€33.8b€47.6b€1.9b12.8x17.9x0.7x
Sat, 21 Aug 2021€36.3b€47.4b€1.8b13.8x19.7x0.8x
Sat, 05 Jun 2021€32.0b€45.0b-€387,283,528.0014.4x-82.7x0.7x
Tue, 09 Mar 2021€29.9b€43.2b-€648,039,528.0015.7x-46.2x0.7x
Price to Earnings Ratio

-46.2x


Total Market Cap: €29.9bTotal Earnings: -€648,039,528.00Total Revenue: €43.2bTotal Market Cap vs Earnings and Revenue0%0%0%
Belgian Materials Sector Price to Earnings3Y Average 2.9x202220232024
Current Industry PE
  • Investors are optimistic on the Belgian Materials industry, and appear confident in long term growth rates.
  • The industry is trading at a PE ratio of 8.3x which is higher than its 3-year average PE of 2.9x.
  • The industry is trading close to its 3-year average PS ratio of 0.56x.
Past Earnings Growth
  • Total earnings for the Materials industry have gone up over the last three years, and the industry is now profitable. Revenues have grown 10% per year.
  • This means that more sales are being generated by the industry overall, and subsequently profits are increasing too.

Industry Trends

Which industries have driven the changes within the Belgian Materials sector?

BE Market-1.14%
Materials-1.19%
Metals and Mining1.26%
Packaging0%
Paper and Forestry Products0%
Chemicals-2.03%
Basic Materials-6.34%
Industry PE
  • Investors are most optimistic about the Metals and Mining industry which is trading above its 3-year average PE ratio of 10.3x.
    • Analysts are expecting annual earnings growth of 10.7%, which is higher than its past year's earnings decline of 10.8% per year.
Forecasted Growth
  • Analysts are most optimistic on the Metals and Mining industry, expecting annual earnings growth of 11% over the next 5 years.
  • This is better than its past earnings decline of 11% per year.
  • In contrast, the Chemicals industry is expected to see its earnings grow by 4.0% per year over the next few years.

Top Stock Gainers and Losers

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

CompanyLast Price7D1YValuation
94426466 SCR-Sibelco€6.15k1.7%
+€43.5m
23.5%PE17.8x
SOLB Solvay€24.201.0%
+€25.4m
-77.7%PE2.4x
BEKB NV Bekaert€47.800.9%
+€24.9m
7.8%PE13.6x
VIO Viohalco€6.071.2%
+€18.1m
34.9%PE11.5x
CAMB Campine€76.502.0%
+€2.3m
27.5%PE6.7x
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94426466

€6,150.00

SCR-Sibelco

7D

1.7%

1Y

23.5%

SOLB

€24.20

Solvay

7D

1.0%

1Y

-77.7%

SOLV

€109.00

Solvac

7D

-0.9%

1Y

-4.8%

UMI

€19.83

Umicore

7D

-0.6%

1Y

-38.8%

NYR

€0.07

Nyrstar

7D

-5.4%

1Y

-49.8%

CAMB

€76.50

Campine

7D

2.0%

1Y

27.5%

TESB

€24.95

Tessenderlo Group

7D

-3.1%

1Y

-21.8%

SYENS

€80.86

Syensqo

7D

-3.7%

1Y

n/a

BTLS

€3.53

Biotalys

7D

-4.3%

1Y

-44.8%