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Canadian (TSX) Transportation Industry Analysis

UpdatedNov 28, 2021
DataAggregated Company Financials
  • 7D-1.2%
  • 3M7.1%
  • 1Y18.9%
  • YTD14.7%

Over the last 7 days, the Transportation industry has dropped 1.2%, driven by a pullback from Canadian Pacific Railway of 2.4%. This takes the industry's 12 month performance to a gain of 19%.

Industry Valuation and Performance

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

DateMarket CapRevenueEarningsPE
Wed, 01 Dec 2021CA$190.3bCA$32.0bCA$8.6b19.6x
Fri, 29 Oct 2021CA$193.2bCA$30.1bCA$8.5b22.9x
Sun, 26 Sep 2021CA$173.4bCA$30.0bCA$7.9b18.5x
Tue, 24 Aug 2021CA$171.2bCA$29.8bCA$7.9b20.5x
Wed, 30 Jun 2021CA$169.5bCA$29.8bCA$7.9b19.6x
Sat, 03 Apr 2021CA$180.1bCA$27.9bCA$6.6b24.3x
Tue, 05 Jan 2021CA$167.5bCA$27.7bCA$6.4b17.4x
Fri, 09 Oct 2020CA$162.9bCA$27.8bCA$6.1b15.6x
Thu, 02 Jul 2020CA$138.6bCA$28.5bCA$6.3b20.1x
Sun, 05 Apr 2020CA$124.2bCA$30.1bCA$7.2b17.6x
Wed, 08 Jan 2020CA$134.3bCA$29.2bCA$7.0b18.6x
Tue, 01 Oct 2019CA$130.7bCA$29.5bCA$7.1b17.9x
Fri, 05 Jul 2019CA$135.0bCA$29.5bCA$7.1b16.5x
Mon, 08 Apr 2019CA$129.9bCA$28.9bCA$6.7b14.9x
Thu, 10 Jan 2019CA$112.4bCA$28.4bCA$6.5b13.8x
PE Ratio


Total Market Cap: CA$128.4bTotal Earnings: CA$8.6bTotal Revenue: CA$27.4b0%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 18.8x. It appears they believe that earnings will grow in-line with historical growth rates.

Past Earnings Growth: The earnings for companies in the Transportation industry have remained mostly flat over the last three years, while revenues for these companies have grown 5.3% per year.This means that although more sales are being generated, either the cost of doing business or the level of investment back into businesses has increased and as a result, profits have held steady.

Industry Trends

Which industries have driven the changes within the Canadian Transportation industry?


Industry PE: Investors are most optimistic about the Railroads industry, which is trading close to its 3-year average PE ratio of 21.6x. However analysts are expecting annual earnings growth of 2.9%, which is lower than the prior year's growth of 37% per year. So the market might believe that analysts are underestimating future growth. Meanwhile, investors are most pessimistic about the Trucking industry. Although, investor sentiment seems to have improved given its trading above its 3-year average of 15.0x.

Forecasted Growth: Analysts are most optimistic on the Trucking industry, expecting annual earnings growth of 4.3% over the next 5 years. However this is lower than its past earnings growth rate of 25% per year. Meanwhile, the Railroads industry is expected to see its earnings grow by 2.9% per year over the next few years.

Top Stock Gainers and Losers

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

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