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French (CAC) Specialty Stores Industry Analysis

UpdatedDec 07, 2021
DataAggregated Company Financials
  • 7D-2.1%
  • 3M2.0%
  • 1Y25.8%
  • YTD17.3%

Over the last 7 days, the Specialty Stores industry has remained flat, although notably L Agence Automobiliere gained 96%. The past year has been better, since the industry has gained 24% in that time.

Industry Valuation and Performance

Has the French Specialty Stores Industry valuation changed over the past few years?

DateMarket CapRevenueEarningsPE
Tue, 07 Dec 2021€4.1b€13.6b€364.2m8.2x
Thu, 04 Nov 2021€4.3b€13.6b€364.2m8.6x
Sat, 02 Oct 2021€4.0b€13.6b€352.5m8.4x
Mon, 30 Aug 2021€4.0b€13.4b€313.1m13.7x
Tue, 06 Jul 2021€4.0b€13.4b€313.1m13.1x
Fri, 09 Apr 2021€3.8b€12.9b€205.9m12.7x
Thu, 31 Dec 2020€3.4b€12.4b€88.3m14.6x
Sun, 04 Oct 2020€2.7b€12.2b€80.5m11.7x
Wed, 08 Jul 2020€2.6b€12.0b€54.9m13.2x
Tue, 31 Mar 2020€1.9b€12.3b€131.9m8.4x
Fri, 03 Jan 2020€3.7b€12.6b€240.7m13.2x
Mon, 07 Oct 2019€4.1b€12.2b€235.8m12.9x
Sun, 30 Jun 2019€4.7b€12.1b€225.6m16.2x
Wed, 03 Apr 2019€4.6b€12.0b€292.7m12.9x
Sat, 05 Jan 2019€4.2b€12.0b€353.9m11x
PE Ratio


Total Market Cap: €4.2bTotal Earnings: €353.9mTotal Revenue: €12.0b0%0%0%3 Year10 Year

Current Industry PE: Investors are more pessimistic on the industry, considering it's trading at a PE ratio of 8.2x which is lower than its 3-year average PE of 12.3x. It appears they believe that earnings will not grow as fast as they have historically.

Past Earnings Growth: The earnings for companies in the Specialty Retail industry have remained mostly flat over the last three years, while revenues for these companies have grown 4.3% 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 French Specialty Stores industry?

Automotive Retail25.00%
Specialty Stores0.71%
Home Furnishing Retail-0.64%
Computer and Electronics Retail-1.01%
Apparel Retail-1.21%
Home Improvement Retail-5.95%

Industry PE: Investors are most optimistic about the Specialty Stores industry even though it's trading below its 3-year average PE ratio of 43.5x. It looks like they are confident that earnings will grow faster in the future than they have historically. Meanwhile, investors are most pessimistic about the Automotive Retail industry, which is trading close to its 3-year average of 5.3x.

Forecasted Growth: Analysts are most optimistic on the Apparel Retail industry, expecting annual earnings growth of 69% over the next 5 years. Meanwhile, the Home Improvement Retail industry is expected to see its earnings decline by 4.0% per year over the next few years.

Top Stock Gainers and Losers

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

MLAA L Agence Automobiliere96.1%+€4.9mn/an/a
SAMS Samse0.5%+€3.4m26.9%PE8.1x
ALLGO Largo10.4%+€2.7mn/aPS2.8x
CAFO Centrale d'Achat Française pour l'Outre-Mer Société Anonyme1.1%+€1.4m114.4%PE4.1x
ALFBA Fashion Bel Air18.2%+€871.6k12.1%n/a
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