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German (DAX) Food and Staples Retail Industry Analysis

UpdatedDec 03, 2022
DataAggregated Company Financials
  • 7D4.1%
  • 3M4.5%
  • 1Y-58.5%
  • YTD-50.7%

In the last week, the Food and Staples Retail industry is up 4.1%, with all of the companies up. In contrast, the industry has lost 59% in the last 12 months. Looking forward, earnings are forecast to grow by 13% annually.

Industry Valuation and Performance

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

DateMarket CapRevenueEarningsPEAbsolute PEPS
Sat, 03 Dec 2022€8.9b€39.7b€287.8m14x30.8x0.2x
Mon, 31 Oct 2022€7.5b€38.6b-€398,767,000.0014.7x-18.7x0.2x
Wed, 28 Sep 2022€7.9b€38.1b-€378,167,000.0013.2x-20.8x0.2x
Fri, 26 Aug 2022€9.1b€38.1b-€378,167,000.0014.2x-24x0.2x
Sun, 24 Jul 2022€9.6b€36.0b€14.7m13.1x653.2x0.3x
Tue, 21 Jun 2022€10.1b€36.0b€14.7m13.9x682.9x0.3x
Thu, 19 May 2022€10.7b€36.0b€14.7m15.5x725.9x0.3x
Sat, 16 Apr 2022€11.3b€34.3b€264.1m19.4x43x0.3x
Mon, 14 Mar 2022€11.0b€34.3b€265.6m18.4x41.5x0.3x
Wed, 09 Feb 2022€15.1b€32.6b€296.0m13.7x51.2x0.5x
Fri, 07 Jan 2022€16.6b€32.6b€296.0m14.5x55.9x0.5x
Sun, 05 Dec 2021€21.5b€31.9b€372.0m28.1x57.9x0.7x
Tue, 02 Nov 2021€4.6b€25.4b€64.4m14.8x71.3x0.2x
Thu, 30 Sep 2021€4.7b€25.4b€64.4m14.5x73.5x0.2x
Sat, 28 Aug 2021€4.8b€25.4b€64.4m15x73.9x0.2x
Sun, 04 Jul 2021€4.4b€25.4b€64.4m15.2x68.7x0.2x
Wed, 07 Apr 2021€3.8b€24.7b-€143,117,500.0011.6x-26.5x0.2x
Sat, 09 Jan 2021€3.8b€25.6b-€136,053,000.0013.4x-28.2x0.1x
Fri, 02 Oct 2020€3.5b€26.8b-€114,158,000.0014.4x-31.1x0.1x
Mon, 06 Jul 2020€3.5b€27.1b€104.1m26x33.4x0.1x
Thu, 09 Apr 2020€3.2b€28.5b€331.4m15.1x9.6x0.1x
Wed, 01 Jan 2020€5.6b€28.3b€388.7m20x14.5x0.2x
Price to Earnings Ratio


Total Market Cap: €5.7bTotal Earnings: €440.4mTotal Revenue: €28.2bTotal Market Cap vs Earnings and Revenue0%0%0%
German Food and Staples Retail Industry Price to Earnings3Y Average 128.6x202020212022
Current Industry PE
  • Investors are pessimistic on the German Consumer Retailing 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 30.8x which is lower than its 3-year average PE of 129x.
  • The industry is trading close to its 3-year average PS ratio of 0.23x.
Past Earnings Growth
  • The earnings for companies in the Consumer Retailing industry have declined 13% per year over the last three years.
  • Meanwhile revenues for these companies have grown 12% per year.
  • This means that although more sales are being generated, either the cost of doing business or the level of investment back into businesses has increased, which has decreased profits.

Industry Trends

Which industries have driven the changes within the German Consumer Staples industry?

DE Market0.54%
Consumer Staples1.28%
Food and Staples Retail4.07%
Drug Retail11.20%
Food Retail3.97%
Food Distributors2.41%
Big Box Super Stores0%
Industry PE
  • Investors are most optimistic about the Food Retail industry which is trading above its 3-year average PE ratio of 20.5x.
    • Analysts are expecting annual earnings growth of 24.3%, which is higher than its past year's earnings decline of 23.9% per year.
Forecasted Growth
  • Analysts are most optimistic on the Drug Retail industry, expecting annual earnings growth of 59% over the next 5 years.
  • In contrast, the Food Distributors industry is expected to see its earnings decline by 17% 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
HFG HelloFresh€25.434.4%
SAE Shop Apotheke Europe€48.0711.2%
B4B Metro€8.712.4%
HAW Hawesko Holding€41.000.7%
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