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German (DAX) Chemicals Industry Analysis

UpdatedNov 30, 2022
DataAggregated Company Financials
Companies18
  • 7D-0.8%
  • 3M9.3%
  • 1Y-16.7%
  • YTD-21.2%

Last week, the Chemicals industry hasn't moved much but Covestro is up 4.4% in that time. Unfortunately though, the industry is down 17% over the past 12 months. Looking forward, earnings are forecast to decline by 1.6% per year.

Industry Valuation and Performance

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

DateMarket CapRevenueEarningsPEAbsolute PEPS
Wed, 30 Nov 2022€94.3b€157.8b€10.9b9x8.7x0.6x
Fri, 28 Oct 2022€89.8b€154.5b€12.3b8.9x7.3x0.6x
Sun, 25 Sep 2022€80.6b€152.2b€12.7b8.7x6.4x0.5x
Tue, 23 Aug 2022€86.4b€152.1b€12.7b9x6.8x0.6x
Thu, 21 Jul 2022€91.1b€144.4b€12.0b8.9x7.6x0.6x
Sat, 18 Jun 2022€92.5b€144.4b€12.0b9.1x7.7x0.6x
Mon, 16 May 2022€100.5b€144.3b€12.0b8.8x8.4x0.7x
Wed, 13 Apr 2022€105.6b€135.9b€11.9b10.3x8.9x0.8x
Fri, 11 Mar 2022€102.9b€134.2b€11.1b10.7x9.3x0.8x
Sun, 06 Feb 2022€121.4b€127.9b€10.8b11.2x11.2x0.9x
Tue, 04 Jan 2022€122.1b€127.9b€10.8b11.3x11.3x1x
Thu, 02 Dec 2021€115.4b€127.9b€10.8b11.3x10.7x0.9x
Sat, 30 Oct 2021€121.5b€124.0b€7.2b13x16.9x1x
Mon, 27 Sep 2021€122.3b€118.2b€3.7b19.4x32.7x1x
Wed, 25 Aug 2021€125.4b€118.5b€3.7b18.7x33.5x1.1x
Thu, 01 Jul 2021€122.9b€118.5b€3.7b17.2x32.9x1x
Sun, 04 Apr 2021€124.3b€107.5b€906.1m16.1x137.2x1.2x
Wed, 06 Jan 2021€116.4b€103.8b-€751,946,732.0021.2x-154.8x1.1x
Sat, 10 Oct 2020€97.8b€101.7b-€2,437,530,946.0016.7x-40.1x1x
Fri, 03 Jul 2020€90.7b€103.7b€2.5b20.2x35.6x0.9x
Mon, 06 Apr 2020€76.9b€108.0b€3.4b13.4x22.7x0.7x
Thu, 09 Jan 2020€113.0b€108.0b€4.0b20.5x28.2x1x
Price to Earnings Ratio

24.3x


Total Market Cap: €111.8bTotal Earnings: €4.6bTotal Revenue: €108.3bTotal Market Cap vs Earnings and Revenue0%0%0%
German Chemicals Industry Price to Earnings3Y Average 9.4x202020212022
Current Industry PE
  • Investors are relatively neutral on the German Chemicals industry at the moment, indicating that they anticipate long term growth rates to remain steady.
  • The industry is trading close to its 3-year average PE ratio of 9.4x.
  • The industry is trading close to its 3-year average PS ratio of 0.90x.
Past Earnings Growth
  • The earnings for companies in the Chemicals industry have grown 33% per year over the last three years.
  • Revenues for these companies have grown 13% 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 German Materials industry?

DE Market-0.41%
Materials-0.34%
Chemicals-0.77%
Fertilizers and Agricultural Chemicals0.57%
Industrial Gases0%
Specialty Chemicals-0.58%
Diversified Chemicals-0.82%
Commodity Chemicals-2.74%
Industry PE
  • Investors are most optimistic about the Commodity Chemicals industry even though it's trading below its 3-year average PE ratio of 19.3x.
    • Analysts are expecting annual earnings growth of 9.5%, which is higher than its past year's earnings growth of 5.0% per year.
  • Investors are most pessimistic about the Fertilizers and Agricultural Chemicals industry, which is trading below its 3-year average of 4.5x.
Forecasted Growth
  • Analysts are most optimistic on the Commodity Chemicals industry, expecting annual earnings growth of 9.5% over the next 5 years.
  • This is better than its past earnings growth rate of 5.0% per year.
  • In contrast, the Fertilizers and Agricultural Chemicals industry is expected to see its earnings decline by 44% 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
1COV Covestro€38.234.4%
+€312.9m
-23.3%PE7.9x
IBU IBU-tec advanced materials€31.5019.8%
+€24.7m
-23.5%PE109.2x
SDF K+S€21.090.6%
+€23.0m
40.4%PE2.7x
LXS LANXESS€38.160.7%
+€22.4m
-25.6%PE11.2x
NTG Nabaltec€24.4011.4%
+€22.0m
-30.7%PE7.8x
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NTG

€24.40

Nabaltec

7D

11.4%

1Y

-30.7%

UZU

€51.80

Uzin Utz

7D

-0.4%

1Y

-35.3%

IBU

€31.50

IBU-tec advanced materials

7D

19.8%

1Y

-23.5%

BNN

€5.78

BRAIN Biotech

7D

0.3%

1Y

-36.5%

ACT

€19.35

AlzChem Group

7D

6.3%

1Y

-18.4%

2HRA

€6.28

H&R GmbH KGaA

7D

0.3%

1Y

-11.3%

LXS

€38.16

LANXESS

7D

0.7%

1Y

-25.6%

EVK

€18.54

Evonik Industries

7D

-3.1%

1Y

-30.3%

1COV

€38.23

Covestro

7D

4.4%

1Y

-23.3%

SIM0

€83.50

SIMONA

7D

-0.6%

1Y

5.7%

SY1

€107.65

Symrise

7D

-0.6%

1Y

-13.5%

BIG1

€2.92

Bio-Gate

7D

-2.7%

1Y

-27.0%