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Swiss (SMI) Chemicals Industry Analysis

UpdatedDec 02, 2021
DataAggregated Company Financials
  • 7D-1.1%
  • 3M0.2%
  • 1Y33.1%
  • YTD23.3%

Over the last 7 days, the Chemicals industry has remained flat, although notably Clariant declined by 3.4%. The past year has been better, since the industry has gained 32% in that time.

Industry Valuation and Performance

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

DateMarket CapRevenueEarningsPE
Sat, 04 Dec 2021CHF125.0bCHF22.3bCHF2.5b50.7x
Mon, 01 Nov 2021CHF116.8bCHF22.3bCHF2.5b45.9x
Wed, 29 Sep 2021CHF115.0bCHF22.1bCHF2.5b44.2x
Fri, 27 Aug 2021CHF125.1bCHF22.1bCHF2.5b48.9x
Sat, 03 Jul 2021CHF114.5bCHF22.1bCHF2.5b45x
Tue, 06 Apr 2021CHF101.7bCHF21.4bCHF2.3b42.3x
Fri, 08 Jan 2021CHF98.3bCHF20.7bCHF2.1b46x
Thu, 01 Oct 2020CHF96.4bCHF21.0bCHF2.1b42.6x
Sun, 05 Jul 2020CHF83.5bCHF21.1bCHF2.1b37.4x
Wed, 08 Apr 2020CHF71.4bCHF21.4bCHF2.0b30.1x
Tue, 31 Dec 2019CHF77.3bCHF21.7bCHF2.0b28.2x
Fri, 04 Oct 2019CHF68.7bCHF21.3bCHF1.9b27.6x
Mon, 08 Jul 2019CHF71.7bCHF20.7bCHF1.9b28.2x
Sun, 31 Mar 2019CHF63.9bCHF20.3bCHF2.0b31.4x
Wed, 02 Jan 2019CHF55.3bCHF19.9bCHF2.1b27.3x
PE Ratio


Total Market Cap: CHF55.3bTotal Earnings: CHF2.1bTotal Revenue: CHF19.9b0%0%0%3 Year10 Year

Current Industry PE: Investors are more optimistic on the industry, considering it's trading at a PE ratio of 50.7x which is higher than its 3-year average PE of 36.4x. It appears they are confident that earnings will grow faster in the future than they have historically.

Past Earnings Growth: The earnings for companies in the Chemicals industry have grown 5.9% per year over the last three years, and revenues for these companies have grown 3.6% 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 Chemicals industry?

Specialty Chemicals-1.10%

Industry PE: Investors are most optimistic about the Specialty Chemicals industry which is trading above its 3-year average PE ratio of 36.4x. However analysts expect its future annual earnings growth (12%) to be largely in line with prior year's earnings growth, so the market might believe analysts are underestimating its future growth since investors are willing to pay a bigger premium today.

Forecasted Growth: Analysts are most optimistic on the Specialty Chemicals industry, expecting annual earnings growth of 12% over the next 5 years. This is roughly in line with its past earnings growth rate.

Top Stock Gainers and Losers

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

SIKA Sika0.6%+CHF297.9m61.1%PE49.6x
GIVN Givaudan0.7%+CHF295.3m28.6%PE51.8x
CLN Clariant1.1%+CHF65.9m2.3%PE57.1x
EVE Evolva Holding5.6%+CHF6.5m-32.2%PS12.4x
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