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Canadian (TSX) Food and Staples Retail Industry Analysis

UpdatedNov 30, 2022
DataAggregated Company Financials
Companies14
  • 7D1.9%
  • 3M7.9%
  • 1Y24.7%
  • YTD14.7%

In the last week, the Food and Staples Retail industry is up 1.9%, with Loblaw Companies up 5.5%. This means that the industry has gained 25% over the past year. Earnings are forecast to grow by 1.3% annually.

Industry Valuation and Performance

Has the Canadian Food and Staples Retail Industry valuation changed over the past few years?

DateMarket CapRevenueEarningsPEAbsolute PEPS
Wed, 30 Nov 2022CA$156.6bCA$261.9bCA$10.1b13.6x15.6x0.6x
Fri, 28 Oct 2022CA$149.0bCA$254.4bCA$9.1b13.1x16.3x0.6x
Sun, 25 Sep 2022CA$202.9bCA$343.9bCA$12.8b13.7x15.8x0.6x
Tue, 23 Aug 2022CA$155.4bCA$244.1bCA$8.9b14x17.4x0.6x
Thu, 21 Jul 2022CA$144.9bCA$242.1bCA$8.2b13.8x17.6x0.6x
Sat, 18 Jun 2022CA$141.0bCA$236.8bCA$8.4b14x16.7x0.6x
Mon, 16 May 2022CA$151.7bCA$236.8bCA$8.4b14.5x18.1x0.6x
Wed, 13 Apr 2022CA$155.1bCA$233.8bCA$7.7b15.6x20x0.7x
Fri, 11 Mar 2022CA$143.7bCA$227.9bCA$7.6b15.4x18.8x0.6x
Sun, 06 Feb 2022CA$141.3bCA$229.7bCA$6.9b19.6x20.4x0.6x
Tue, 04 Jan 2022CA$142.8bCA$229.6bCA$6.9b18.2x20.7x0.6x
Thu, 02 Dec 2021CA$130.1bCA$229.4bCA$6.9b16.2x19x0.6x
Sat, 30 Oct 2021CA$130.4bCA$222.2bCA$6.8b14.9x19.2x0.6x
Mon, 27 Sep 2021CA$129.9bCA$223.5bCA$6.9b15.4x18.8x0.6x
Wed, 25 Aug 2021CA$135.6bCA$222.0bCA$6.9b17.7x19.7x0.6x
Thu, 01 Jul 2021CA$121.3bCA$216.7bCA$6.9b16.3x17.6x0.6x
Sun, 04 Apr 2021CA$112.4bCA$213.4bCA$6.6b19x17.1x0.5x
Wed, 06 Jan 2021CA$110.4bCA$216.8bCA$7.1b15.9x15.4x0.5x
Sat, 10 Oct 2020CA$119.9bCA$218.4bCA$6.8b16.1x17.6x0.5x
Fri, 03 Jul 2020CA$110.8bCA$225.6bCA$6.5b18.4x17x0.5x
Mon, 06 Apr 2020CA$101.7bCA$223.0bCA$6.4b13.2x15.8x0.5x
Thu, 09 Jan 2020CA$110.0bCA$219.8bCA$5.1b17.4x21.4x0.5x
Price to Earnings Ratio

24.3x


Total Market Cap: CA$117.4bTotal Earnings: CA$4.8bTotal Revenue: CA$219.3bTotal Market Cap vs Earnings and Revenue0%0%0%
Canadian Food and Staples Retail Industry Price to Earnings3Y Average 17.7x202020212022
Current Industry PE
  • Investors are pessimistic on the Canadian Consumer Retailing industry, indicating that they anticipate long term growth rates will be lower than they have historically.
  • The industry is trading at a PE ratio of 15.6x which is lower than its 3-year average PE of 17.7x.
  • The industry is trading close to its 3-year average PS ratio of 0.56x.
Past Earnings Growth
  • The earnings for companies in the Consumer Retailing industry have grown 28% per year over the last three years.
  • Revenues for these companies have grown 6.1% 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 Canadian Consumer Staples industry?

CA Market0.22%
Consumer Staples1.09%
Food and Staples Retail1.88%
Food Retail1.91%
Food Distributors1.34%
Big Box Super Stores0%
Drug Retail-2.15%
Industry PE
  • Investors are most optimistic about the Food Retail industry even though it's trading below its 3-year average PE ratio of 17.5x.
    • Analysts are expecting annual earnings growth of 0.7%, which is lower than the prior year's growth of 6.5% per year.
Forecasted Growth
  • Analysts are most optimistic on the Drug Retail industry, expecting annual earnings growth of 77% over the next 5 years.
  • In contrast, the Food Retail industry is expected to see its earnings growth to stay flat over the next few years.

Top Stock Gainers and Losers

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

CompanyLast Price7D1YValuation
L Loblaw CompaniesCA$121.265.5%
+CA$2.1b
25.9%PE18.5x
WN George WestonCA$169.863.0%
+CA$706.5m
26.0%PE10.4x
EMP.A EmpireCA$36.582.6%
+CA$242.1m
-0.1%PE12.8x
MRU MetroCA$77.850.4%
+CA$75.4m
27.7%PE21.7x
NWC North WestCA$37.782.3%
+CA$41.0m
12.2%PE13.6x
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TREE

CA$0.035

Trees

7D

600.0%

1Y

n/a

L

CA$121.26

Loblaw Companies

7D

5.5%

1Y

25.9%

ATD

CA$61.25

Alimentation Couche-Tard

7D

-0.3%

1Y

30.4%

MRU

CA$77.85

Metro

7D

0.4%

1Y

27.7%

WN

CA$169.86

George Weston

7D

3.0%

1Y

26.0%

RUM

CA$0.14

Rocky Mountain Liquor

7D

-22.9%

1Y

-32.5%

NBLY

CA$23.94

Neighbourly Pharmacy

7D

-2.3%

1Y

-29.7%

CRRX

CA$2.65

CareRx

7D

-4.7%

1Y

-48.0%

CRP

CA$2.74

Ceres Global Ag

7D

6.2%

1Y

-50.9%

AST

CA$0.06

Astron Connect

7D

-45.5%

1Y

-53.8%

GCL

CA$0.76

Colabor Group

7D

-2.6%

1Y

11.8%