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Colombian (COLCAP) Consumer Staples Sector Analysis

UpdatedDec 03, 2022
DataAggregated Company Financials
  • 7D3.3%
  • 3M8.1%
  • 1Y28.5%
  • YTD24.6%

In the last week, the Consumer Staples industry is up 3.3%, with Grupo Nutresa S. A up 6.9%. Meanwhile, Almacenes Éxito actually underperformed within the industry, shrinking 9.4% in the last week. This takes the industry's 12 month performance to a gain of 29%. Looking forward, earnings are forecast to grow by 11% annually.

Sector Valuation and Performance

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

DateMarket CapRevenueEarningsPEAbsolute PEPS
Sat, 03 Dec 2022Col$33.4tCol$44.0tCol$1.9t6.8x17.6x0.8x
Mon, 31 Oct 2022Col$38.0tCol$41.8tCol$2.0t6.8x19.5x0.9x
Wed, 28 Sep 2022Col$30.3tCol$41.4tCol$1.9t8x15.8x0.7x
Fri, 26 Aug 2022Col$31.3tCol$41.4tCol$1.9t8x16.3x0.8x
Sun, 24 Jul 2022Col$31.0tCol$39.3tCol$1.8t8x16.8x0.8x
Tue, 21 Jun 2022Col$31.1tCol$39.3tCol$1.8t8x16.9x0.8x
Thu, 19 May 2022Col$33.9tCol$39.1tCol$1.8t8.9x18.8x0.9x
Sat, 16 Apr 2022Col$37.3tCol$37.3tCol$1.7t9.6x21.8x1x
Mon, 14 Mar 2022Col$36.8tCol$36.9tCol$1.6t14.7x22.3x1x
Wed, 09 Feb 2022Col$32.2tCol$35.3tCol$1.5t12.8x20.8x0.9x
Fri, 07 Jan 2022Col$26.4tCol$35.3tCol$1.5t12.7x17x0.7x
Sun, 05 Dec 2021Col$26.5tCol$35.3tCol$1.5t12.8x17.1x0.7x
Tue, 02 Nov 2021Col$23.7tCol$33.9tCol$1.4t13x17.5x0.7x
Thu, 30 Sep 2021Col$23.5tCol$33.9tCol$1.4t13x17.4x0.7x
Sat, 28 Aug 2021Col$23.4tCol$33.9tCol$1.4t13x17.2x0.7x
Sun, 04 Jul 2021Col$23.7tCol$33.9tCol$1.4t13x17.5x0.7x
Wed, 07 Apr 2021Col$24.3tCol$33.6tCol$1.3t15.9x19.1x0.7x
Sat, 09 Jan 2021Col$24.2tCol$33.7tCol$1.2t13.9x20.4x0.7x
Fri, 02 Oct 2020Col$22.3tCol$33.5tCol$1.1t15.1x20.2x0.7x
Mon, 06 Jul 2020Col$21.7tCol$33.1tCol$901.7b16.9x24x0.7x
Thu, 09 Apr 2020Col$21.8tCol$32.8tCol$398.1b12.8x54.7x0.7x
Wed, 01 Jan 2020Col$25.5tCol$31.8tCol$131.4b14.9x194x0.8x
Price to Earnings Ratio


Total Market Cap: Col$25.2tTotal Earnings: Col$7.9bTotal Revenue: Col$31.1tTotal Market Cap vs Earnings and Revenue0%0%0%
Colombian Consumer Staples Sector Price to Earnings3Y Average 37.2x202020212022
Current Industry PE
  • Investors are pessimistic on the Colombian Consumer Staples 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 17.6x which is lower than its 3-year average PE of 37.2x.
  • The industry is trading close to its 3-year average PS ratio of 0.75x.
Past Earnings Growth
  • The earnings for companies in the Consumer Staples industry have grown 523% per year over the last three years.
  • Revenues for these companies have grown 12% 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 Colombian Consumer Staples sector?

CO Market-2.37%
Consumer Staples3.27%
Household Products0%
Personal Products0%
Food and Staples Retail-4.46%
Industry PE
  • Investors are most optimistic about the Personal Products industry which is trading above its 3-year average PE ratio of 17.4x.
    • It looks like they are confident that earnings will grow faster in the future than they have historically.
  • Investors are most pessimistic about the Food and Staples Retail industry, although it looks like investor sentiment has improved given that it's trading above its 3-year average.
Forecasted Growth
  • Analysts are most optimistic on the Food and Staples Retail industry, expecting annual earnings growth of 18% over the next 5 years.
  • This is better than its past earnings decline of 4.3% per year.
  • In contrast, the Food industry is expected to see its earnings grow by 9.8% 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
NUTRESA Grupo Nutresa S. ACol$43.51k6.9%
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