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German (DAX) Specialty Chemicals Industry Analysis

UpdatedMay 28, 2022
DataAggregated Company Financials
  • 7D1.6%
  • 3M-1.3%
  • 1Y-9.0%
  • YTD-12.5%

The Specialty Chemicals industry is up 1.6% in the last week, with Covestro up 5.5%. In the past year, the industry is down 9.0%. Looking forward, earnings are forecast to grow by 1.9% annually.

Industry Valuation and Performance

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

DateMarket CapRevenueEarningsPE
Sun, 29 May 2022€43.9b€46.5b€4.1b8x
Tue, 26 Apr 2022€44.2b€43.2b€3.6b9.8x
Thu, 24 Mar 2022€44.9b€43.1b€3.7b9.3x
Sat, 19 Feb 2022€46.8b€40.2b€3.4b10.4x
Mon, 17 Jan 2022€50.4b€40.2b€3.4b10.7x
Wed, 15 Dec 2021€50.2b€40.2b€3.4b11.3x
Fri, 12 Nov 2021€51.8b€40.1b€3.3b11.3x
Sun, 10 Oct 2021€49.6b€37.1b€2.8b10.4x
Tue, 07 Sep 2021€51.1b€37.0b€2.8b19.4x
Thu, 05 Aug 2021€50.5b€37.3b€2.8b16.5x
Sun, 09 May 2021€46.2b€34.0b€1.9b24.9x
Wed, 10 Feb 2021€44.5b€33.2b€1.4b24.7x
Tue, 03 Nov 2020€36.9b€33.1b€494.6m29.3x
Fri, 07 Aug 2020€35.8b€34.0b€487.3m28.4x
Thu, 30 Apr 2020€32.2b€35.7b€826.6m14.8x
Sun, 02 Feb 2020€35.6b€36.2b€986.9m14.9x
Wed, 06 Nov 2019€35.2b€36.5b€1.6b20.2x
Sat, 10 Aug 2019€35.5b€37.1b€2.0b18.2x
Median PE Ratio


Total Market Cap: €34.4bTotal Earnings: €2.5bTotal Revenue: €37.9bTotal Market Cap vs Earnings and Revenue0%0%0%
German Specialty Chemicals Industry Median PE3Y Average 19x202020212022
Current Industry PE
  • Investors are more pessimistic on the 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 8.0x which is lower than its 3-year average PE of 19.1x.
Past Earnings Growth
  • The earnings for companies in the Specialty Chemicals industry have grown 18% per year over the last three years.
  • Revenues for these companies have grown 7.1% per year.
  • This means that more sales are being generated by these companies overall, and subsequently their profits are increasing too.

Industry Comparison

How does German Specialty Chemicals compare with similar industries?

DE Market2.18%
Specialty Chemicals1.62%
Diversified Chemicals4.72%
Commodity Chemicals2.87%
Industrial Gases0%
Fertilizers and Agricultural Chemicals-12.40%
Industry PEThere is insufficient data on the sub-industries of this industry.
Forecasted GrowthThere is insufficient data on the sub-industries of this industry.

Top Stock Gainers and Losers

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

CompanyLast Price7D1YValuation
1COV Covestro€42.185.5%
SY1 Symrise€104.252.0%
WCH Wacker Chemie€170.802.1%
BNN BRAIN Biotech€7.982.8%
ACT AlzChem Group€21.000.5%
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