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Canadian (TSX) Transportation Industry Analysis

UpdatedDec 01, 2022
DataAggregated Company Financials
Companies7
  • 7D2.4%
  • 3M12.2%
  • 1Y14.4%
  • YTD13.6%

In the last week, the Transportation industry is up 2.4%, with Canadian National Railway leading the way, up 2.4%. This takes the industry's 12 month performance to a gain of 14%. As for the next few years, earnings are expected to grow by 11% per annum.

Industry Valuation and Performance

Has the Canadian Transportation Industry valuation changed over the past few years?

DateMarket CapRevenueEarningsPEAbsolute PEPS
Thu, 01 Dec 2022CA$233.5bCA$39.4bCA$8.8b13x26.7x5.9x
Sat, 29 Oct 2022CA$215.0bCA$39.4bCA$8.8b10.8x24.6x5.5x
Mon, 26 Sep 2022CA$204.2bCA$37.8bCA$8.4b13.6x24.3x5.4x
Wed, 24 Aug 2022CA$220.4bCA$37.2bCA$8.3b15x26.4x5.9x
Fri, 22 Jul 2022CA$204.2bCA$35.3bCA$8.7b16.1x23.5x5.8x
Sun, 19 Jun 2022CA$189.0bCA$35.4bCA$8.7b13.8x21.8x5.3x
Tue, 17 May 2022CA$193.0bCA$35.3bCA$8.7b20.6x22.2x5.5x
Thu, 14 Apr 2022CA$210.0bCA$33.5bCA$8.6b21.8x24.3x6.3x
Sat, 12 Mar 2022CA$217.0bCA$33.6bCA$8.6b23x25.1x6.5x
Mon, 07 Feb 2022CA$205.9bCA$32.1bCA$8.5b20.3x24.3x6.4x
Wed, 05 Jan 2022CA$211.0bCA$31.9bCA$8.6b23.2x24.7x6.6x
Fri, 03 Dec 2021CA$189.8bCA$32.0bCA$8.6b19.1x22.2x5.9x
Sun, 31 Oct 2021CA$194.3bCA$31.7bCA$8.5b20.5x22.7x6.1x
Tue, 28 Sep 2021CA$175.4bCA$30.0bCA$7.9b18.8x22.1x5.9x
Thu, 26 Aug 2021CA$173.3bCA$29.8bCA$7.9b20.8x21.9x5.8x
Fri, 02 Jul 2021CA$169.5bCA$29.8bCA$7.9b19.6x21.4x5.7x
Mon, 05 Apr 2021CA$180.1bCA$27.9bCA$6.6b24.3x27.4x6.5x
Thu, 07 Jan 2021CA$167.5bCA$27.7bCA$6.4b17.4x26.1x6x
Wed, 30 Sep 2020CA$162.9bCA$27.8bCA$6.1b15.6x26.7x5.9x
Sat, 04 Jul 2020CA$138.6bCA$28.5bCA$6.3b20.1x22.1x4.9x
Tue, 07 Apr 2020CA$124.2bCA$30.1bCA$7.2b17.6x17.1x4.1x
Fri, 10 Jan 2020CA$134.3bCA$29.2bCA$7.0b18.6x19.2x4.6x
Price to Earnings Ratio

18.9x


Total Market Cap: CA$134.1bTotal Earnings: CA$7.1bTotal Revenue: CA$29.5bTotal Market Cap vs Earnings and Revenue0%0%0%
Canadian Transportation Industry Price to Earnings3Y Average 23.5x202020212022
Current Industry PE
  • Investors are optimistic on the Canadian Transportation industry, and appear confident in long term growth rates.
  • The industry is trading at a PE ratio of 26.7x which is higher than its 3-year average PE of 23.5x.
  • The industry is trading close to its 3-year average PS ratio of 5.6x.
Past Earnings Growth
  • The earnings for companies in the Transportation industry have grown 7.2% per year over the last three years.
  • Revenues for these companies have grown 10% 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 Industrials industry?

CA Market0.70%
Industrials1.78%
Transportation2.37%
Trucking3.13%
Railroads2.32%
Industry PE
  • Investors are most optimistic about the Railroads industry which is trading above its 3-year average PE ratio of 24.0x.
    • Analysts are expecting annual earnings growth of 12.0%, which is higher than its past year's earnings decline of 3.7% per year.
  • Investors are most pessimistic about the Trucking industry, which is trading below its 3-year average of 18.9x.
Forecasted Growth
  • Analysts are most optimistic on the Railroads industry, expecting annual earnings growth of 12% over the next 5 years.
  • This is better than its past earnings decline of 3.7% per year.
  • In contrast, the Trucking industry is expected to see its earnings decline by 8.8% 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
CNR Canadian National RailwayCA$172.692.4%
+CA$2.7b
6.7%PE23.9x
CP Canadian Pacific RailwayCA$110.132.3%
+CA$2.3b
24.9%PE36.9x
TFII TFI InternationalCA$146.003.4%
+CA$416.7m
13.8%PE13x
MTL Mullen GroupCA$15.311.3%
+CA$18.6m
34.7%PE12.1x
STER Steer TechnologiesCA$0.475.7%
+CA$3.3m
-56.9%PS1.4x
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