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German (DAX) Food Industry Analysis

UpdatedDec 07, 2022
DataAggregated Company Financials
  • 7D-1.0%
  • 3M0.7%
  • 1Y-4.9%
  • YTD-7.0%

The Food is pretty flat in the last 7 days, but Südwestdeutsche Salzwerke has stood out, gaining 8.7%. In line with that, the industry has also been flat over the past 12 months. Earnings are forecast to grow by 6.4% annually.

Industry Valuation and Performance

Has the German Food Industry valuation changed over the past few years?

DateMarket CapRevenueEarningsPEAbsolute PEPS
Thu, 08 Dec 2022€8.3b€16.2b€225.9m20.9x36.7x0.5x
Sat, 05 Nov 2022€8.1b€16.3b€225.2m19.9x36.1x0.5x
Mon, 03 Oct 2022€6.1b€11.1b€312.4m18.4x19.4x0.5x
Wed, 31 Aug 2022€6.7b€11.0b€308.4m20x21.6x0.6x
Fri, 29 Jul 2022€6.7b€11.1b€313.3m20.7x21.5x0.6x
Sun, 26 Jun 2022€6.8b€10.6b€246.7m19.4x27.5x0.6x
Tue, 24 May 2022€6.5b€10.5b€246.5m20.8x26.5x0.6x
Thu, 21 Apr 2022€6.9b€10.1b€258.5m21.2x26.8x0.7x
Sat, 19 Mar 2022€6.3b€10.1b€239.1m25x26.4x0.6x
Mon, 14 Feb 2022€6.7b€10.0b€239.3m27.4x28x0.7x
Wed, 12 Jan 2022€7.1b€9.7b€81.4m21.5x86.7x0.7x
Fri, 10 Dec 2021€6.9b€9.7b€80.9m24x85.5x0.7x
Sun, 07 Nov 2021€7.1b€9.6b€76.3m25.1x93.3x0.7x
Tue, 05 Oct 2021€7.0b€9.5b€24.9m25.6x280.1x0.7x
Thu, 02 Sep 2021€7.2b€9.6b€25.7m30.3x278.6x0.7x
Sat, 31 Jul 2021€6.7b€9.6b€25.7m30x261.5x0.7x
Tue, 04 May 2021€6.9b€9.5b€27.0m30.2x254.9x0.7x
Fri, 05 Feb 2021€6.4b€9.4b-€23,958,835.0029.4x-267.3x0.7x
Mon, 09 Nov 2020€6.1b€9.4b€33.0m22.2x184.8x0.6x
Sun, 02 Aug 2020€6.5b€9.4b€15.3m22.7x426x0.7x
Wed, 06 May 2020€5.7b€9.3b€1.7m24.8x3413.4x0.6x
Sat, 08 Feb 2020€6.4b€9.2b-€819,898,347.0025.4x-7.8x0.7x
Price to Earnings Ratio


Total Market Cap: €6.7bTotal Earnings: -€819,898,347.00Total Revenue: €9.2bTotal Market Cap vs Earnings and Revenue0%0%0%
German Food Industry Price to Earnings3Y Average 290.7x20212022
Current Industry PE
  • Investors are pessimistic on the German Food 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 37.3x which is lower than its 3-year average PE of 291x.
  • The industry is trading close to its 3-year average PS ratio of 0.67x.
Past Earnings Growth
  • Total earnings for the Food industry have gone up over the last three years, and the industry is now profitable. Revenues have grown 21% 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 German Consumer Staples industry?

DE Market0.065%
Consumer Staples0.77%
Agricultural Products1.36%
Packaged Foods and Meats-1.95%
Industry PE
  • Investors are most optimistic about the Packaged Foods and Meats industry which is trading above its 3-year average PE ratio.
    • Analysts are expecting annual earnings decline of 1.2%, which is lower than the prior year's growth of 23.7% per year.
  • Investors are most pessimistic about the Agricultural Products industry, which is trading close to its 3-year average of 24.0x.
Forecasted Growth
  • Analysts are most optimistic on the Agricultural Products industry, expecting annual earnings growth of 16% over the next 5 years.
  • This is better than its past earnings decline of 9.0% per year.
  • In contrast, the Packaged Foods and Meats industry is expected to see its earnings growth to stay flat over the next few years.

Top Stock Gainers and Losers

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

CompanyLast Price7D1YValuation
9AUA New Meat€3.9039.3%
GTK Tonkens Agrar€5.901.7%
H2RB Halloren Schokoladenfabrik€4.120.5%
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