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German (DAX) Chemicals Industry Analysis

UpdatedFeb 28, 2024
DataAggregated Company Financials
Companies18
  • 7D1.4%
  • 3M3.2%
  • 1Y-7.1%
  • YTD-4.4%

The Chemicals industry is up 1.4% in the last week, with BASF up 3.1%. In contrast, the industry has lost 7.1% in the last 12 months. As for the next few years, earnings are expected to grow by 29% per annum.

Industry Valuation and Performance

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

DateMarket CapRevenueEarningsPEAbsolute PEPS
Wed, 28 Feb 2024€88.9b€130.1b€277.8m13.3x319.9x0.7x
Fri, 26 Jan 2024€86.4b€133.6b-€2,982,235,209.0012.5x-29x0.6x
Sun, 24 Dec 2023€92.9b€133.6b-€2,980,615,209.0013.1x-31.2x0.7x
Tue, 21 Nov 2023€87.7b€133.6b-€2,987,986,209.0012.4x-29.3x0.7x
Thu, 19 Oct 2023€83.5b€143.9b-€701,228,845.009.9x-119.1x0.6x
Sat, 16 Sep 2023€89.8b€143.9b-€699,067,209.0010.5x-128.5x0.6x
Mon, 14 Aug 2023€90.6b€144.0b-€677,443,974.009.3x-133.7x0.6x
Wed, 12 Jul 2023€89.6b€152.7b€2.6b11.7x35.1x0.6x
Fri, 09 Jun 2023€89.4b€152.7b€2.5b11.5x35.1x0.6x
Sun, 07 May 2023€94.4b€154.5b€3.6b12.4x26.1x0.6x
Tue, 04 Apr 2023€94.6b€157.4b€3.3b11.8x28.9x0.6x
Thu, 02 Mar 2023€96.2b€157.5b€5.1b10.2x18.7x0.6x
Sat, 28 Jan 2023€99.9b€157.9b€10.9b9.8x9.2x0.6x
Mon, 26 Dec 2022€90.0b€157.9b€10.9b8.8x8.3x0.6x
Wed, 23 Nov 2022€95.0b€157.1b€11.9b9.7x8x0.6x
Fri, 21 Oct 2022€88.1b€152.2b€12.7b8.8x7x0.6x
Sun, 18 Sep 2022€83.1b€152.2b€12.7b8.9x6.6x0.5x
Tue, 16 Aug 2022€91.9b€152.0b€12.7b9.3x7.2x0.6x
Thu, 14 Jul 2022€86.1b€144.4b€12.0b8.6x7.2x0.6x
Sat, 11 Jun 2022€100.5b€144.4b€12.0b8.9x8.4x0.7x
Mon, 09 May 2022€98.6b€143.8b€11.9b8.8x8.3x0.7x
Wed, 06 Apr 2022€105.0b€135.9b€11.9b9.7x8.8x0.8x
Fri, 04 Mar 2022€106.8b€131.8b€11.0b10.3x9.7x0.8x
Sun, 30 Jan 2022€123.4b€127.9b€10.8b11.3x11.4x1x
Tue, 28 Dec 2021€119.9b€127.9b€10.8b11.4x11.1x0.9x
Thu, 25 Nov 2021€121.9b€127.9b€10.8b12.2x11.3x1x
Sat, 23 Oct 2021€120.9b€118.2b€3.7b18.8x32.3x1x
Mon, 20 Sep 2021€121.6b€118.1b€3.7b19.4x32.7x1x
Wed, 18 Aug 2021€126.9b€118.5b€3.7b17.7x34x1.1x
Wed, 02 Jun 2021€122.1b€107.5b€906.1m18.1x134.8x1.1x
Sat, 06 Mar 2021€119.7b€103.8b-€751,141,858.0025.2x-159.3x1.2x
Price to Earnings Ratio

-159.3x


Total Market Cap: €119.7bTotal Earnings: -€751,141,858.00Total Revenue: €103.8bTotal Market Cap vs Earnings and Revenue0%0%0%
German Chemicals Industry Price to Earnings3Y Average 14.5x202220232024
Current Industry PE
  • Investors are optimistic on the German Chemicals industry, and appear confident in long term growth rates.
  • The industry is trading at a PE ratio of 320x which is higher than its 3-year average PE of 14.5x.
  • The industry is trading close to its 3-year average PS ratio of 0.76x.
Past Earnings Growth
  • Total earnings for the Chemicals industry have gone up over the last three years, and the industry is now profitable. Revenues have grown 7.8% 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 Materials industry?

DE Market2.40%
Materials1.05%
Chemicals1.40%
Fertilizers and Agricultural Chemicals3.61%
Diversified Chemicals2.90%
Specialty Chemicals0.081%
Industrial Gases0%
Commodity Chemicals-2.56%
Industry PE
  • Investors are most optimistic about the Commodity Chemicals industry, which is trading close to its 3-year average PE ratio of 17.4x.
    • Analysts are expecting annual earnings growth of 9.9%, which is higher than its past year's earnings decline of 14.9% per year.
Forecasted Growth
  • Analysts are most optimistic on the Specialty Chemicals industry, expecting annual earnings growth of 37% over the next 5 years.
  • This is better than its past earnings decline of 48% per year.
  • In contrast, the Fertilizers and Agricultural Chemicals industry is expected to see its earnings decline by 65% 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
BAS BASF€47.463.1%
+€1.3b
-2.1%PE188.2x
1COV Covestro€49.964.4%
+€398.2m
20.0%PS0.6x
SDF K+S€12.933.6%
+€80.6m
-42.5%PE3.2x
ACT AlzChem Group€26.107.9%
+€19.3m
27.9%PE8.7x
SIM0 SIMONA€69.503.0%
+€12.0m
-19.2%PE14.7x
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BAS

€47.46

BASF

7D

3.1%

1Y

-2.1%

SIM0

€69.50

SIMONA

7D

3.0%

1Y

-19.2%

NTG

€14.10

Nabaltec

7D

-6.0%

1Y

-46.8%

NSAK

€0.12

OTI Greentech

7D

-19.6%

1Y

n/a

2HRA

€4.97

H&R GmbH KGaA

7D

-2.9%

1Y

-16.3%

ACT

€26.10

AlzChem Group

7D

7.9%

1Y

27.9%

BIG1

€1.05

Bio-Gate

7D

4.0%

1Y

-55.9%