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Colombian (COLCAP) Materials Sector Analysis

UpdatedOct 02, 2023
DataAggregated Company Financials
  • 7D5.3%
  • 3M3.8%
  • 1Y8.1%
  • YTD2.5%

Over the last 7 days, the Materials industry has risen 7.1%, driven by gains from every company within the industry. This means that the industry has gained 11% over the past year. As for the next few years, earnings are expected to grow by 24% per annum.

Sector Valuation and Performance

Has the Colombian Materials Sector valuation changed over the past few years?

DateMarket CapRevenueEarningsPEAbsolute PEPS
Tue, 03 Oct 2023Col$18.2tCol$49.2tCol$1.4t8.7x13x0.4x
Thu, 31 Aug 2023Col$15.3tCol$49.2tCol$1.4t5.7x10.8x0.3x
Sat, 29 Jul 2023Col$16.6tCol$48.2tCol$1.2t6.4x13.3x0.3x
Mon, 26 Jun 2023Col$16.1tCol$48.2tCol$1.3t6.2x12.7x0.3x
Wed, 24 May 2023Col$15.9tCol$47.4tCol$1.3t6.8x12.4x0.3x
Fri, 21 Apr 2023Col$16.1tCol$46.3tCol$1.0t7.2x15.9x0.3x
Sun, 19 Mar 2023Col$15.9tCol$46.8tCol$979.8b7.3x16.3x0.3x
Tue, 14 Feb 2023Col$14.4tCol$44.3tCol$1.6t6.6x9.2x0.3x
Thu, 12 Jan 2023Col$18.1tCol$44.2tCol$1.6t6.6x11.6x0.4x
Sat, 10 Dec 2022Col$17.8tCol$44.1tCol$1.6t5.7x11.1x0.4x
Mon, 07 Nov 2022Col$16.8tCol$42.6tCol$1.7t5.9x9.8x0.4x
Wed, 05 Oct 2022Col$17.6tCol$42.1tCol$1.6t4x10.8x0.4x
Fri, 02 Sep 2022Col$16.6tCol$41.2tCol$1.7t4.1x9.5x0.4x
Sun, 31 Jul 2022Col$18.7tCol$39.0tCol$1.8t5.3x10.4x0.5x
Tue, 28 Jun 2022Col$22.5tCol$38.9tCol$1.8t5.7x12.6x0.6x
Thu, 26 May 2022Col$21.5tCol$38.7tCol$1.8t5.8x12x0.6x
Sat, 23 Apr 2022Col$23.8tCol$37.1tCol$1.7t7.6x13.9x0.6x
Mon, 21 Mar 2022Col$22.8tCol$37.1tCol$1.6t7.6x13.8x0.6x
Wed, 16 Feb 2022Col$23.5tCol$36.1tCol$1.4t7.9x17.1x0.7x
Fri, 14 Jan 2022Col$24.4tCol$36.6tCol$1.4t7.9x17.4x0.7x
Sun, 12 Dec 2021Col$24.6tCol$36.5tCol$1.4t9.6x17.5x0.7x
Tue, 09 Nov 2021Col$23.2tCol$35.2tCol$1.1t10.3x20.9x0.7x
Thu, 07 Oct 2021Col$22.3tCol$35.1tCol$735.2b10x30.4x0.6x
Sat, 04 Sep 2021Col$21.7tCol$35.0tCol$737.6b8x29.5x0.6x
Mon, 02 Aug 2021Col$20.3tCol$35.0tCol$737.6b8x27.5x0.6x
Thu, 06 May 2021Col$20.7tCol$33.0tCol$262.3b12.4x79x0.6x
Sun, 07 Feb 2021Col$24.0tCol$32.1t-Col$110,391,083,000.0011.7x-217.2x0.7x
Sat, 31 Oct 2020Col$19.5tCol$32.7t-Col$24,110,567,500.0016.9x-808.1x0.6x
Price to Earnings Ratio


Total Market Cap: Col$20.3tTotal Earnings: -Col$24,110,567,500.00Total Revenue: Col$32.7tTotal Market Cap vs Earnings and Revenue0%0%0%
Colombian Materials Sector Price to Earnings3Y Average -47.7x202120222023
Current Industry PE
  • Investors are pessimistic on the Colombian Materials 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 13.0x which is higher than its 3-year average PE of -47.7x.
  • The industry is trading close to its 3-year average PS ratio of 0.53x.
Past Earnings Growth
  • Total earnings for the Materials industry have gone up over the last three years, and the industry is now profitable. Revenues have grown 15% per year.
  • This means that more sales are being generated by the industry overall, and subsequently profits are increasing too.

Industry Trends

Which industries have driven the changes within the Colombian Materials sector?

CO Market0.40%
Basic Materials6.07%
Metals and Mining0.084%
Paper and Forestry Products0%
Industry PE
  • Investors are most optimistic about the Basic Materials industry which is trading above its 3-year average PE ratio of 9.0x.
    • Analysts are expecting annual earnings growth of 24.2%, which is lower than the prior year's growth of 73.9% per year.
  • Investors are most pessimistic about the Packaging industry, which is trading below its 3-year average of 5.0x.
Forecasted Growth
  • Analysts are most optimistic on the Basic Materials industry, expecting annual earnings growth of 24% over the next 5 years.
  • However this is lower than its past earnings growth rate of 74% per year.
  • In contrast, the Basic Materials industry is expected to see its earnings grow by 24% 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
CEMARGOS Cementos ArgosCol$4.91k13.3%
GRUPOARGOS Grupo ArgosCol$9.27k3.2%
MINEROS MinerosCol$1.80k0.1%
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