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German (DAX) Specialty Chemicals Industry Analysis

UpdatedMar 02, 2024
DataAggregated Company Financials
  • 7D0.7%
  • 3M-4.3%
  • 1Y-6.9%
  • YTDn/a

The Specialty Chemicals is pretty flat in the last 7 days, but Covestro has stood out, gaining 4.4%. As for the longer term, the industry has declined 6.5% in the last year. Earnings are forecast to grow by 37% annually.

Industry Valuation and Performance

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

DateMarket CapRevenueEarningsPEAbsolute PEPS
Sat, 02 Mar 2024€37.1b€44.7b€21.1m10.4x1755.5x0.8x
Mon, 29 Jan 2024€36.9b€45.3b-€690,758,524.0011.5x-53.4x0.8x
Wed, 27 Dec 2023€39.0b€45.3b-€689,138,524.0011.8x-56.5x0.9x
Fri, 24 Nov 2023€37.9b€45.3b-€679,909,524.0010.3x-55.8x0.8x
Sun, 22 Oct 2023€35.9b€48.2b-€103,590,524.008.4x-346.4x0.7x
Tue, 19 Sep 2023€38.4b€48.2b-€103,590,524.009.6x-371.1x0.8x
Thu, 17 Aug 2023€37.6b€48.3b-€82,085,829.008.5x-458x0.8x
Sat, 15 Jul 2023€38.6b€50.4b€944.3m7.1x40.9x0.8x
Mon, 12 Jun 2023€35.4b€50.4b€944.3m7.5x37.5x0.7x
Wed, 10 May 2023€39.8b€50.8b€1.2b6.9x33.1x0.8x
Fri, 07 Apr 2023€38.0b€52.1b€1.9b7.4x19.8x0.7x
Sun, 05 Mar 2023€40.0b€51.9b€3.3b8.4x12.2x0.8x
Tue, 31 Jan 2023€39.1b€51.6b€3.7b8.7x10.7x0.8x
Thu, 29 Dec 2022€36.9b€51.6b€3.7b8.2x10x0.7x
Sat, 26 Nov 2022€38.9b€51.5b€3.7b8.7x10.6x0.8x
Mon, 24 Oct 2022€35.8b€49.7b€4.2b7.1x8.6x0.7x
Wed, 21 Sep 2022€35.2b€49.7b€4.2b7.2x8.5x0.7x
Fri, 19 Aug 2022€40.2b€49.6b€4.2b8.1x9.7x0.8x
Sun, 17 Jul 2022€37.8b€46.6b€4.1b7.8x9.2x0.8x
Tue, 14 Jun 2022€42.5b€46.6b€4.1b8.2x10.4x0.9x
Thu, 12 May 2022€42.6b€46.4b€4.1b8.2x10.4x0.9x
Sat, 09 Apr 2022€44.9b€43.2b€3.6b9.6x12.3x1x
Mon, 07 Mar 2022€42.1b€41.3b€3.4b9.3x12.3x1x
Wed, 02 Feb 2022€47.3b€40.2b€3.4b10.9x14x1.2x
Fri, 31 Dec 2021€50.9b€40.2b€3.4b10.8x15.1x1.3x
Sun, 28 Nov 2021€49.7b€40.2b€3.4b10.9x14.8x1.2x
Tue, 26 Oct 2021€50.0b€37.1b€2.8b11.3x18x1.3x
Thu, 23 Sep 2021€50.1b€37.1b€2.8b10.7x18x1.4x
Sat, 21 Aug 2021€50.3b€37.3b€2.8b17.4x18.2x1.3x
Sat, 05 Jun 2021€47.6b€34.0b€1.9b25x24.5x1.4x
Tue, 09 Mar 2021€44.3b€33.2b€1.4b25.9x30.7x1.3x
Price to Earnings Ratio


Total Market Cap: €44.3bTotal Earnings: €1.4bTotal Revenue: €33.2bTotal Market Cap vs Earnings and Revenue0%0%0%
German Specialty Chemicals Industry Price to Earnings3Y Average -19.4x202220232024
Current Industry PE
  • Investors are pessimistic on the German Specialty Chemicals industry, indicating that they anticipate long term growth rates will be lower than they have historically.
  • The industry is trading close to its 3-year average PS ratio of 0.97x.
Past Earnings Growth
  • Total earnings for the Specialty Chemicals industry have declined over the last three years, with the industry now making a loss overall.
  • Meanwhile revenues have grown 11% 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 Comparison

How does German Specialty Chemicals compare with similar industries?

DE Market1.21%
Specialty Chemicals0.73%
Fertilizers and Agricultural Chemicals3.95%
Diversified Chemicals2.70%
Industrial Gases0%
Commodity Chemicals-2.02%
Industry PEThere are no additional sub-industries under this industry.
Forecasted GrowthThere are no additional sub-industries under this industry.

Top Stock Gainers and Losers

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

CompanyLast Price7D1YValuation
WCH Wacker Chemie€105.057.6%
1COV Covestro€50.420.8%
ACT AlzChem Group€27.207.5%
UZU Uzin Utz€48.202.6%
BNN BRAIN Biotech€3.921.0%
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