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German (DAX) Food and Staples Retail Industry Analysis

UpdatedDec 07, 2021
DataAggregated Company Financials
  • 7D-10.3%
  • 3M-9.9%
  • 1Y52.2%
  • YTD17.8%

Over the last 7 days, the Food and Staples Retail industry has dropped 10%, driven by a decline by HelloFresh of 14%. This takes the industry's 12 month performance to a gain of 52%.

Industry Valuation and Performance

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

DateMarket CapRevenueEarningsPE
Tue, 07 Dec 2021€21.1b€31.9b€372.0m27.5x
Thu, 04 Nov 2021€21.4b€31.9b€372.7m29.6x
Sat, 02 Oct 2021€4.7b€25.4b€64.4m14x
Mon, 30 Aug 2021€4.8b€25.4b€64.4m15.5x
Tue, 06 Jul 2021€4.4b€25.4b€64.4m15.2x
Fri, 09 Apr 2021€3.8b€24.7b-€143,117,500.0011.6x
Thu, 31 Dec 2020€3.8b€25.6b-€136,053,000.0013.4x
Sun, 04 Oct 2020€3.5b€26.8b-€114,158,000.0014.4x
Wed, 08 Jul 2020€3.5b€27.1b€104.1m26x
Tue, 31 Mar 2020€3.2b€28.5b€331.4m15.1x
Fri, 03 Jan 2020€5.6b€28.3b€388.7m20x
Mon, 07 Oct 2019€5.7b€28.2b€440.4m16.5x
Sun, 30 Jun 2019€6.3b€26.0b€338.8m18.4x
Wed, 03 Apr 2019€5.8b€26.4b€358.5m16x
Sat, 05 Jan 2019€5.3b€27.2b€373.1m16.7x
PE Ratio


Total Market Cap: €5.3bTotal Earnings: €373.1mTotal Revenue: €27.2b0%0%0%3 Year10 Year

Current Industry PE: Investors are more optimistic on the industry, considering it's trading at a PE ratio of 27.5x which is higher than its 3-year average PE of 16.9x. 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 Consumer Retailing industry have remained mostly flat over the last three years, while revenues for these companies have grown 5.5% 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 and as a result, profits have held steady.

Industry Trends

Which industries have driven the changes within the German Food and Staples Retail industry?

Food Distributors2.95%
Drug Retail-8.94%
Food Retail-13.38%

Industry PE: Investors are most optimistic about the Food Distributors industry which is trading above its 3-year average PE ratio of 53.5x. This is likely because analysts are expecting annual earnings growth of 70%, which is higher than its past year's earnings decline of 75% per year. Meanwhile, investors are most pessimistic about the Food Retail industry, which is trading below its 3-year average of 21.2x.

Forecasted Growth: Analysts are most optimistic on the Drug Retail industry, expecting annual earnings growth of 80% over the next 5 years. Meanwhile, the Food Retail industry is expected to see its earnings grow by 12% per year over the next few years.

Top Stock Gainers and Losers

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

B4B Metro2.9%+€108.9m37.0%PE190.3x
Simply Wall St
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