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Swiss (SMI) Chemicals Industry Analysis

UpdatedNov 27, 2022
DataAggregated Company Financials
  • 7D0.4%
  • 3M4.0%
  • 1Y-27.5%
  • YTD-32.8%

The Chemicals industry has stayed flat over the last week. Unfortunately though, the industry is down 28% over the past 12 months. As for the next few years, earnings are expected to grow by 9.4% per annum.

Industry Valuation and Performance

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

DateMarket CapRevenueEarningsPEAbsolute PEPS
Sun, 27 Nov 2022CHF92.9bCHF25.4bCHF2.9b30.4x32.2x3.7x
Tue, 25 Oct 2022CHF83.4bCHF25.0bCHF2.9b28.5x29.1x3.3x
Thu, 22 Sep 2022CHF82.5bCHF25.0bCHF2.9b26.9x28.7x3.3x
Sat, 20 Aug 2022CHF93.5bCHF24.9bCHF2.9b31.2x32.6x3.8x
Mon, 18 Jul 2022CHF89.6bCHF23.3bCHF2.7b34.5x33x3.8x
Wed, 15 Jun 2022CHF90.3bCHF23.3bCHF2.7b34.2x33.2x3.9x
Fri, 13 May 2022CHF101.1bCHF22.9bCHF2.6b40.9x39.6x4.4x
Sun, 10 Apr 2022CHF113.6bCHF22.9bCHF2.6b47x44.5x5x
Tue, 08 Mar 2022CHF105.8bCHF22.8bCHF2.6b43.4x41.4x4.6x
Thu, 03 Feb 2022CHF114.6bCHF22.5bCHF2.5b44x45.4x5.1x
Sat, 01 Jan 2022CHF133.3bCHF22.3bCHF2.5b53.6x53x6x
Mon, 29 Nov 2021CHF123.9bCHF22.3bCHF2.5b50.4x49.2x5.6x
Wed, 27 Oct 2021CHF117.3bCHF22.3bCHF2.5b46.1x46.7x5.3x
Fri, 24 Sep 2021CHF121.8bCHF22.1bCHF2.5b47.9x48.1x5.5x
Sun, 22 Aug 2021CHF124.3bCHF22.1bCHF2.5b49.1x49.1x5.6x
Fri, 09 Jul 2021CHF114.5bCHF22.1bCHF2.5b45x45.3x5.2x
Thu, 01 Apr 2021CHF101.7bCHF21.4bCHF2.3b42.3x43.5x4.8x
Sun, 03 Jan 2021CHF98.3bCHF20.7bCHF2.1b46x45.9x4.8x
Wed, 07 Oct 2020CHF96.4bCHF21.0bCHF2.1b42.6x45.3x4.6x
Tue, 30 Jun 2020CHF83.5bCHF21.1bCHF2.1b37.4x40.1x4x
Fri, 03 Apr 2020CHF71.4bCHF21.4bCHF2.0b30.1x35.2x3.3x
Mon, 06 Jan 2020CHF77.3bCHF21.7bCHF2.0b28.2x39.2x3.6x
Price to Earnings Ratio


Total Market Cap: CHF74.5bTotal Earnings: CHF1.9bTotal Revenue: CHF21.3bTotal Market Cap vs Earnings and Revenue0%0%0%
Swiss Chemicals Industry Price to Earnings3Y Average 41.6x202020212022
Current Industry PE
  • Investors are pessimistic on the Swiss Chemicals industry, indicating that they anticipate long term growth rates will be lower than they have historically.
  • The industry is trading at a PE ratio of 32.2x which is lower than its 3-year average PE of 41.6x.
  • The 3-year average PS ratio of 4.4x is higher than the industry's current PS ratio of 3.7x.
Past Earnings Growth
  • The earnings for companies in the Chemicals industry have grown 14% per year over the last three years.
  • Revenues for these companies have grown 6.0% 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 Materials industry?

CH Market1.19%
Specialty Chemicals0.44%
Commodity Chemicals0%
Diversified Chemicals0%
Fertilizers and Agricultural Chemicals0%
Industrial Gases0%
Industry PE
  • Investors are most optimistic about the Specialty Chemicals industry even though it's trading below its 3-year average PE ratio of 41.6x.
    • Analysts expect its future annual earnings growth (9.4%) to be largely in line with prior year's earnings growth.
  • Investors are most pessimistic about the Specialty Chemicals industry, which is trading below its 3-year average of 41.6x.
Forecasted Growth
  • Analysts are most optimistic on the Specialty Chemicals industry, expecting annual earnings growth of 9.4% over the next 5 years.
  • This is roughly in line with its past earnings growth rate.
  • In contrast, the Specialty Chemicals industry is expected to see its earnings grow by 9.4% 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
GIVN GivaudanCHF3.25k1.4%
DESN Dottikon Es HoldingCHF277.003.7%
CLN ClariantCHF16.160.5%
GURN Gurit HoldingCHF99.303.8%
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