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Swiss (SMI) Insurance Industry Analysis

UpdatedNov 28, 2021
DataAggregated Company Financials
  • 7D-1.8%
  • 3M-1.3%
  • 1Y6.1%
  • YTD5.2%

Over the last 7 days, the Insurance industry has dropped 1.8%, driven by a pullback from Zurich Insurance Group of 2.5%. This takes the industry's 12 month performance to a gain of 4.8%.

Industry Valuation and Performance

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

DateMarket CapRevenueEarningsPE
Tue, 30 Nov 2021CHF110.8bCHF154.9bCHF8.0b12x
Thu, 28 Oct 2021CHF114.0bCHF154.4bCHF8.0b12.7x
Sat, 25 Sep 2021CHF108.2bCHF155.2bCHF8.0b12.2x
Mon, 23 Aug 2021CHF114.3bCHF153.1bCHF7.7b13.5x
Sat, 10 Jul 2021CHF106.7bCHF153.1bCHF7.7b12.5x
Fri, 02 Apr 2021CHF116.1bCHF146.7bCHF6.2b14.6x
Mon, 04 Jan 2021CHF104.8bCHF132.3bCHF4.5b16.3x
Thu, 08 Oct 2020CHF88.9bCHF133.6bCHF4.1b13.4x
Wed, 01 Jul 2020CHF94.6bCHF134.4bCHF3.8b13.6x
Sat, 04 Apr 2020CHF94.2bCHF149.9bCHF5.5b10.4x
Tue, 07 Jan 2020CHF121.9bCHF164.5bCHF7.3b13.2x
Mon, 30 Sep 2019CHF119.2bCHF155.9bCHF7.1b13.7x
Thu, 04 Jul 2019CHF111.8bCHF141.7bCHF6.6b12.8x
Sun, 07 Apr 2019CHF107.7bCHF132.4bCHF6.5b13.3x
Wed, 09 Jan 2019CHF98.0bCHF120.2bCHF6.2b12.1x
PE Ratio


Total Market Cap: CHF102.9bTotal Earnings: CHF5.8bTotal Revenue: CHF129.2b0%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 13.3x. It appears they believe that earnings will grow in-line with historical growth rates.

Past Earnings Growth: The earnings for companies in the Insurance industry have grown 11% per year over the last three years, and revenues for these companies have grown 6.2% 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 Swiss Insurance industry?

Life and Health Insurance2.74%
General Insurance-2.93%

Industry PE: Investors are most optimistic about the Reinsurance industry even though it's trading below its 3-year average PE ratio of 64.8x. This is likely because analysts are expecting annual earnings growth of 15% and investors are willing to pay a premium for that growth. Meanwhile, investors are most pessimistic about the General Insurance industry, which is trading below its 3-year average of 13.2x.

Forecasted Growth: Analysts are most optimistic on the Reinsurance industry, expecting annual earnings growth of 15% over the next 5 years. Meanwhile, the Life and Health Insurance industry is expected to see its earnings grow by 6.8% per year over the next few years.

Top Stock Gainers and Losers

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

SLHN Swiss Life Holding2.7%+CHF438.3m29.3%PE14.6x
Simply Wall St
Simply Wall Street Pty Ltd
17-21 Bellevue Street, Surry Hills, Sydney
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