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Swiss (SMI) Insurance Industry Analysis

UpdatedDec 01, 2022
DataAggregated Company Financials
Companies6
  • 7D0.8%
  • 3M3.3%
  • 1Y7.7%
  • YTD1.6%

In the last week, the Insurance industry is up 1.9%, with Zurich Insurance Group leading the way, up 0.8%. This means that the industry has gained 8.9% over the past year. Earnings are forecast to grow by 16% annually.

Industry Valuation and Performance

Has the Swiss Insurance Industry valuation changed over the past few years?

DateMarket CapRevenueEarningsPEAbsolute PEPS
Thu, 01 Dec 2022CHF120.2bCHF130.4bCHF7.3b12.2x16.5x0.9x
Sat, 29 Oct 2022CHF111.9bCHF135.0bCHF8.2b11.7x13.7x0.8x
Mon, 26 Sep 2022CHF108.3bCHF133.5bCHF8.1b11.3x13.4x0.8x
Wed, 24 Aug 2022CHF113.9bCHF136.9bCHF8.0b12.1x14.2x0.8x
Fri, 22 Jul 2022CHF109.6bCHF159.1bCHF8.3b11.8x13.2x0.7x
Sun, 19 Jun 2022CHF111.6bCHF159.2bCHF8.3b12.1x13.4x0.7x
Tue, 17 May 2022CHF123.0bCHF163.4bCHF9.1b12.9x13.5x0.8x
Thu, 14 Apr 2022CHF127.3bCHF155.3bCHF8.7b13.8x14.7x0.8x
Sat, 12 Mar 2022CHF117.5bCHF155.5bCHF8.6b12.7x13.6x0.8x
Mon, 07 Feb 2022CHF127.1bCHF155.2bCHF8.0b13.8x15.9x0.8x
Wed, 05 Jan 2022CHF120.1bCHF154.1bCHF8.0b13.2x15.1x0.8x
Fri, 03 Dec 2021CHF112.0bCHF154.6bCHF8.0b12.2x14x0.7x
Sun, 31 Oct 2021CHF115.4bCHF154.2bCHF8.0b12.8x14.5x0.7x
Tue, 28 Sep 2021CHF109.3bCHF155.2bCHF8.0b12.3x13.6x0.7x
Thu, 26 Aug 2021CHF113.6bCHF153.1bCHF7.7b13.4x14.7x0.7x
Fri, 02 Jul 2021CHF106.7bCHF153.1bCHF7.7b12.5x13.8x0.7x
Mon, 05 Apr 2021CHF116.1bCHF146.7bCHF6.2b14.6x18.6x0.8x
Thu, 07 Jan 2021CHF104.8bCHF132.3bCHF4.5b16.3x23.5x0.8x
Wed, 30 Sep 2020CHF88.9bCHF133.6bCHF4.1b13.4x21.5x0.7x
Sat, 04 Jul 2020CHF94.6bCHF134.4bCHF3.8b13.6x25.2x0.7x
Tue, 07 Apr 2020CHF94.2bCHF149.9bCHF5.5b10.4x17.1x0.6x
Fri, 10 Jan 2020CHF121.9bCHF164.5bCHF7.3b13.2x16.8x0.7x
Price to Earnings Ratio

17.2x


Total Market Cap: CHF121.3bTotal Earnings: CHF7.1bTotal Revenue: CHF155.9bTotal Market Cap vs Earnings and Revenue0%0%0%
Swiss Insurance Industry Price to Earnings3Y Average 17.3x202020212022
Current Industry PE
  • Investors are relatively neutral on the Swiss Insurance industry at the moment, indicating that they anticipate long term growth rates to remain steady.
  • The industry is trading close to its 3-year average PE ratio of 17.3x.
  • The industry is trading close to its 3-year average PS ratio of 0.74x.
Past Earnings Growth
  • The earnings for companies in the Insurance industry have remained mostly flat over the last three years.
  • Meanwhile revenues for these companies have declined 5.7% per year.
  • This means that the cost of doing business could be reducing since sales have declined but profits have remained steady.

Industry Trends

Which industries have driven the changes within the Swiss Financials industry?

CH Market-0.65%
Financials-1.37%
Insurance0.79%
Reinsurance2.11%
General Insurance0.66%
Insurance Brokers0%
Property and Casualty Insurance0%
Life and Health Insurance-0.60%
Industry PE
  • Investors are most optimistic about the General Insurance industry, which is trading close to its 3-year average PE ratio of 13.7x.
    • Analysts are expecting annual earnings growth of 8.8%, which is higher than its past year's earnings growth of 4.6% per year.
Forecasted Growth
  • Analysts are most optimistic on the Reinsurance industry, expecting annual earnings growth of 49% over the next 5 years.
  • In contrast, the Life and Health Insurance industry is expected to see its earnings grow by 4.5% 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
ZURN Zurich Insurance GroupCHF452.900.8%
+CHF563.5m
17.9%PE13.6x
SREN Swiss ReCHF84.222.1%
+CHF502.8m
-3.8%PS0.6x
HELN Helvetia HoldingCHF105.800.2%
+CHF10.6m
2.4%PE12.6x
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ZURN

CHF452.90

Zurich Insurance Group

7D

0.8%

1Y

17.9%

SLHN

CHF501.60

Swiss Life Holding

7D

-0.6%

1Y

-4.9%

HELN

CHF105.80

Helvetia Holding

7D

0.2%

1Y

2.4%

SREN

CHF84.22

Swiss Re

7D

2.1%

1Y

-3.8%

BALN

CHF142.30

Bâloise Holding

7D

-0.6%

1Y

1.1%