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Canadian (TSX) General Merchanise and Department Stores Industry Analysis

UpdatedNov 29, 2022
DataAggregated Company Financials
  • 7D1.3%
  • 3M-3.6%
  • 1Y-11.8%
  • YTD-18.7%

In the last week, the General Merchanise and Department Stores industry is up 1.5%, with all of the companies up. However, the industry is down 12% over the past year. Earnings are forecast to grow by 4.8% annually.

Industry Valuation and Performance

Has the Canadian General Merchanise and Department Stores Industry valuation changed over the past few years?

DateMarket CapRevenueEarningsPEAbsolute PEPS
Wed, 30 Nov 2022CA$9.1bCA$17.6bCA$1.0b8.5x8.9x0.5x
Fri, 28 Oct 2022CA$9.4bCA$17.3bCA$1.1b8.3x8.7x0.5x
Sun, 25 Sep 2022CA$9.2bCA$17.3bCA$1.1b8.2x8.6x0.5x
Tue, 23 Aug 2022CA$10.2bCA$17.3bCA$1.1b9.1x9.5x0.6x
Thu, 21 Jul 2022CA$10.4bCA$16.8bCA$1.2b8.7x9x0.6x
Sat, 18 Jun 2022CA$10.1bCA$16.8bCA$1.2b8.3x8.7x0.6x
Mon, 16 May 2022CA$11.3bCA$16.8bCA$1.2b9x9.7x0.7x
Wed, 13 Apr 2022CA$12.0bCA$16.3bCA$1.1b10.1x10.7x0.7x
Fri, 11 Mar 2022CA$11.2bCA$16.3bCA$1.1b9.5x10x0.7x
Sun, 06 Feb 2022CA$11.6bCA$15.0bCA$1.1b10.1x10.5x0.8x
Tue, 04 Jan 2022CA$11.5bCA$15.0bCA$1.1b10x10.4x0.8x
Thu, 02 Dec 2021CA$10.8bCA$15.0bCA$1.1b9.4x9.8x0.7x
Sat, 30 Oct 2021CA$11.1bCA$15.0bCA$1.2b9.2x9.5x0.7x
Mon, 27 Sep 2021CA$11.8bCA$15.0bCA$1.2b10x10.2x0.8x
Wed, 25 Aug 2021CA$11.9bCA$15.0bCA$1.2b10.2x10.2x0.8x
Thu, 01 Jul 2021CA$12.1bCA$14.3bCA$916.9m13.2x13.2x0.8x
Sun, 04 Apr 2021CA$11.0bCA$13.8bCA$751.8m14.6x14.6x0.8x
Wed, 06 Jan 2021CA$10.3bCA$13.2bCA$597.1m17.3x17.3x0.8x
Sat, 10 Oct 2020CA$8.4bCA$13.2bCA$597.1m14.1x14.1x0.6x
Fri, 03 Jul 2020CA$7.5bCA$12.9bCA$498.0m15.1x15.1x0.6x
Mon, 06 Apr 2020CA$5.5bCA$13.4bCA$695.4m7.9x7.9x0.4x
Thu, 09 Jan 2020CA$8.7bCA$13.4bCA$778.4m11.2x11.2x0.7x
Price to Earnings Ratio


Total Market Cap: CA$9.7bTotal Earnings: CA$698.6mTotal Revenue: CA$14.1bTotal Market Cap vs Earnings and Revenue0%0%0%
Canadian General Merchanise and Department Stores Industry Price to Earnings3Y Average 11.7x202020212022
Current Industry PE
    There is only one company in the Canadian Multiline Retail industry, so there is insufficient data to make an industry-wide assessment of both the PE and PS ratio.
Past Earnings Growth
  • The earnings for companies in the Multiline Retail industry have grown 13% per year over the last three years.
  • Revenues for these companies have grown 7.7% 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 Canadian Consumer Discretionary industry?

CA Market0.22%
Consumer Discretionary0.12%
General Merchanise and Department Stores1.28%
General Merchandise Stores1.28%
Department Stores0%
Industry PE
  • Investors are most optimistic about the General Merchandise Stores industry even though it's trading below its 3-year average PE ratio of 11.8x.
    • Analysts are expecting annual earnings growth of 4.8%, which is higher than its past year's earnings decline of 7.9% per year.
  • Investors are most pessimistic about the General Merchandise Stores industry, which is trading below its 3-year average of 11.8x.
Forecasted Growth
  • Analysts are most optimistic on the General Merchandise Stores industry, expecting annual earnings growth of 4.8% over the next 5 years.
  • This is better than its past earnings decline of 7.9% per year.
  • In contrast, the General Merchandise Stores industry is expected to see its earnings grow by 4.8% 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
DOL DollaramaCA$81.442.3%
CTC.A Canadian Tire CorporationCA$148.901.3%
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