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Canadian (TSX) Consumer Staples Sector Analysis

UpdatedNov 28, 2021
DataAggregated Company Financials
  • 7D-3.2%
  • 3M-3.7%
  • 1Y13.2%
  • YTD12.3%

Over the last 7 days, the Consumer Staples industry has dropped 3.2%, driven by a decline by Alimentation Couche-Tard of 6.3%. This takes the industry's 12 month performance to a gain of 13%.

Sector Valuation and Performance

Has the Canadian Consumer Staples Sector valuation changed over the past few years?

DateMarket CapRevenueEarningsPE
Tue, 30 Nov 2021CA$168.1bCA$265.9bCA$6.9b17.7x
Thu, 28 Oct 2021CA$165.7bCA$257.6bCA$7.0b14.6x
Sat, 25 Sep 2021CA$168.0bCA$261.7bCA$7.0b15.1x
Mon, 23 Aug 2021CA$175.2bCA$257.9bCA$7.1b16.4x
Sat, 10 Jul 2021CA$161.0bCA$252.4bCA$7.0b15.9x
Fri, 02 Apr 2021CA$153.5bCA$248.7bCA$6.8b20.2x
Mon, 04 Jan 2021CA$147.4bCA$252.1bCA$7.5b16.4x
Thu, 08 Oct 2020CA$152.5bCA$253.5bCA$7.1b16.1x
Wed, 01 Jul 2020CA$141.3bCA$260.3bCA$5.8b16.4x
Sat, 04 Apr 2020CA$129.3bCA$258.6bCA$6.0b14x
Tue, 07 Jan 2020CA$142.5bCA$254.0bCA$5.0b20.4x
Mon, 30 Sep 2019CA$150.5bCA$253.8bCA$4.0b21.2x
Thu, 04 Jul 2019CA$142.7bCA$255.5bCA$4.8b22.6x
Sun, 07 Apr 2019CA$140.8bCA$252.8bCA$4.8b23.4x
Wed, 09 Jan 2019CA$126.2bCA$248.0bCA$5.1b21.3x
PE Ratio


Total Market Cap: CA$128.5bTotal Earnings: CA$5.9bTotal Revenue: CA$246.6b0%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 18.5x. It appears they believe that earnings will grow in-line with historical growth rates.

Past Earnings Growth: The earnings for companies in the Consumer Staples industry have grown 5.5% per year over the last three years, and revenues for these companies have grown 2.5% 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 Staples sector?

Household Products-0.87%
Food and Staples Retail-2.70%
Personal Products-10.85%

Industry PE: Investors are most optimistic about the Personal Products industry which is trading above its 3-year average PE ratio of 21.6x. This is likely because analysts are expecting annual earnings growth of 43%, which is higher than its past year's earnings growth of 13% per year. Meanwhile, investors are most pessimistic about the Food industry, which is trading below its 3-year average of 17.4x.

Forecasted Growth: Analysts are most optimistic on the Household Products industry, expecting annual earnings growth of 233% over the next 5 years. Meanwhile, the Food and Staples Retail industry is expected to see its earnings grow by 8.7% per year over the next few years.

Top Stock Gainers and Losers

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

IWIN Irwin Naturals-28.9%CA$1.0bn/aPE109.1x
L Loblaw Companies0.9%+CA$284.7m50.9%PE22.2x
NBLY Neighbourly Pharmacy7.3%+CA$82.6mn/aPS3.3x
TAAT TAAT Global Alternatives15.4%+CA$48.1m6.2%PS156.7x
BITE Blender Bites51.9%+CA$24.1mn/aPS150.9x
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