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Swiss (SMI) Consumer Staples Sector Analysis

UpdatedDec 02, 2021
DataAggregated Company Financials
  • 7D-1.4%
  • 3M2.3%
  • 1Y20.5%
  • YTD14.2%

Over the last 7 days, the Consumer Staples industry has dropped 2.7%, driven by a pullback from Nestlé of 2.8%. This takes the industry's 12 month performance to a gain of 19%.

Sector Valuation and Performance

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

DateMarket CapRevenueEarningsPE
Sat, 04 Dec 2021CHF376.5bCHF109.1bCHF13.1b26.5x
Mon, 01 Nov 2021CHF382.6bCHF108.6bCHF13.0b27x
Wed, 29 Sep 2021CHF357.5bCHF109.9bCHF12.2b25.2x
Fri, 27 Aug 2021CHF372.7bCHF109.9bCHF12.2b27.1x
Sat, 03 Jul 2021CHF364.1bCHF109.9bCHF12.2b25.2x
Tue, 06 Apr 2021CHF341.0bCHF109.3bCHF12.1b25.1x
Fri, 08 Jan 2021CHF333.4bCHF108.9bCHF11.9b24.8x
Thu, 01 Oct 2020CHF345.2bCHF111.2bCHF12.4b24.8x
Sun, 05 Jul 2020CHF340.4bCHF112.9bCHF13.8b22.8x
Wed, 08 Apr 2020CHF325.4bCHF115.6bCHF13.5b23.3x
Tue, 31 Dec 2019CHF342.5bCHF118.4bCHF13.2b28x
Fri, 04 Oct 2019CHF351.0bCHF118.9bCHF11.8b29.6x
Mon, 08 Jul 2019CHF330.4bCHF119.0bCHF10.1b31.4x
Sun, 31 Mar 2019CHF319.5bCHF118.0bCHF10.5b26.4x
Wed, 02 Jan 2019CHF277.7bCHF117.2bCHF10.9b23.4x
PE Ratio


Total Market Cap: CHF277.7bTotal Earnings: CHF10.9bTotal Revenue: CHF117.2b0%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 26.1x. 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 10% per year over the last three years, while revenues for these companies have declined 2.2% per year. This means that less sales are being generated overall, but since cost of doing business is lower, profits have been increasing.

Industry Trends

Which industries have driven the changes within the Swiss Consumer Staples sector?

Personal Products0%
Food and Staples Retail-8.66%

Industry PE: Investors are most optimistic about the Personal Products industry which is trading above its 3-year average PE ratio of 258x. This is likely because analysts are expecting annual earnings growth of 46% and investors are willing to pay a premium for that growth. Meanwhile, investors are most pessimistic about the Food industry, which is trading close to its 3-year average of 24.6x.

Forecasted Growth: Analysts are most optimistic on the Food and Staples Retail industry, expecting annual earnings growth of 62% over the next 5 years. This is better than it's past earnings growth rate of 40% per year. Meanwhile, the Food industry is expected to see its earnings grow by 5.5% per year over the next few years.

Top Stock Gainers and Losers

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

LISN Chocoladefabriken Lindt & Sprüngli0.5%+CHF165.3m32.7%PE66.9x
BELL Bell Food Group2.3%+CHF40.8m16.0%PE13.6x
VILN Villars Holding1.4%+CHF1.0m-0.7%PE39.5x
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