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Canadian (TSX) Trade Distributors Industry Analysis

UpdatedNov 28, 2021
DataAggregated Company Financials
  • 7D-1.8%
  • 3M2.8%
  • 1Y28.9%
  • YTD28.4%

Over the last 7 days, the Trade Distributors industry has dropped 1.8%, driven by a pullback from Finning International of 2.9%. Meanwhile, FTI Foodtech International actually outperformed within the industry, gaining 8.3% in the last week. This takes the industry's 12 month performance to a gain of 29%.

Industry Valuation and Performance

Has the Canadian Trade Distributors Industry valuation changed over the past few years?

DateMarket CapRevenueEarningsPE
Tue, 30 Nov 2021CA$21.9bCA$25.9bCA$1.5b8.9x
Thu, 28 Oct 2021CA$22.0bCA$24.4bCA$1.4b10.4x
Sat, 25 Sep 2021CA$20.9bCA$24.4bCA$1.4b9.9x
Mon, 23 Aug 2021CA$21.4bCA$24.4bCA$1.4b10.5x
Sat, 10 Jul 2021CA$21.2bCA$24.4bCA$1.4b10.5x
Fri, 02 Apr 2021CA$19.4bCA$21.9bCA$1.0b12.7x
Mon, 04 Jan 2021CA$17.0bCA$21.1bCA$814.5m12.5x
Thu, 08 Oct 2020CA$14.6bCA$21.3bCA$743.4m12.5x
Wed, 01 Jul 2020CA$12.3bCA$21.7bCA$656.5m14.8x
Sat, 04 Apr 2020CA$10.4bCA$23.0bCA$759.2m12x
Tue, 07 Jan 2020CA$14.2bCA$23.3bCA$752.8m17.1x
Mon, 30 Sep 2019CA$13.0bCA$23.4bCA$784.6m15.2x
Thu, 04 Jul 2019CA$12.9bCA$23.5bCA$797.2m14x
Sun, 07 Apr 2019CA$13.7bCA$23.2bCA$824.1m13.5x
Wed, 09 Jan 2019CA$12.4bCA$23.0bCA$875.1m10.5x
PE Ratio


Total Market Cap: CA$13.7bTotal Earnings: CA$848.3mTotal Revenue: CA$22.4b0%0%0%3 Year10 Year

Current Industry PE: Investors are more pessimistic on the industry, considering it's trading at a PE ratio of 8.9x which is lower than its 3-year average PE of 13.1x. It appears they believe that earnings will not grow as fast as they have historically.

Past Earnings Growth: The earnings for companies in the Trade Distributors industry have grown 21% per year over the last three years, and revenues for these companies have grown 4.9% 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 Trade Distributors industry?

Trade Companies and Distributors-1.84%

Industry PE: Investors are most optimistic about the Trade Companies and Distributors industry even though it's trading below its 3-year average PE ratio of 13.1x. However analysts are expecting annual earnings growth of 3.6%, which is lower than the prior year's growth of 70% per year. So the market might believe that analysts are underestimating future growth.

Forecasted Growth: Analysts are most optimistic on the Trade Companies and Distributors industry, expecting annual earnings growth of 3.6% over the next 5 years.

Top Stock Gainers and Losers

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

FTI FTI Foodtech International8.3%+CA$139.7k-18.8%PS12.5x
BRY Bri-Chem2.8%+CA$119.7k164.3%PS0.09x
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