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French (CAC) Insurance Industry Analysis

UpdatedFeb 25, 2024
DataAggregated Company Financials
  • 7D4.1%
  • 3M12.9%
  • 1Y14.0%
  • YTD8.6%

The Insurance industry is up 4.1% in the last week, with AXA up 4.3%. This means that the industry has gained 14% over the past year. Earnings are forecast to grow by 5.3% annually.

Industry Valuation and Performance

Has the French Insurance Industry valuation changed over the past few years?

DateMarket CapRevenueEarningsPEAbsolute PEPS
Sun, 25 Feb 2024€78.3b€124.0b€8.1b6.8x9.6x0.6x
Tue, 23 Jan 2024€89.0b€170.1b€9.7b7.9x9.2x0.5x
Thu, 21 Dec 2023€85.2b€170.1b€9.7b7.6x8.8x0.5x
Sat, 18 Nov 2023€83.2b€169.6b€8.8b9.3x9.4x0.5x
Mon, 16 Oct 2023€82.4b€169.6b€8.8b9.2x9.4x0.5x
Wed, 13 Sep 2023€83.4b€169.6b€8.8b9.3x9.5x0.5x
Fri, 11 Aug 2023€84.4b€169.5b€8.8b9.4x9.6x0.5x
Sun, 09 Jul 2023€81.0b€171.2b€8.4b9.1x9.6x0.5x
Tue, 06 Jun 2023€85.1b€171.2b€8.4b9.5x10.1x0.5x
Thu, 04 May 2023€88.9b€171.3b€8.1b9x11x0.5x
Sat, 01 Apr 2023€86.7b€167.7b€8.1b9x10.8x0.5x
Mon, 27 Feb 2023€88.3b€174.3b€8.9b9x9.9x0.5x
Wed, 25 Jan 2023€88.1b€174.4b€8.7b9x10.2x0.5x
Fri, 23 Dec 2022€83.4b€174.4b€8.7b8.8x9.6x0.5x
Sun, 20 Nov 2022€83.0b€174.2b€8.9b8.8x9.4x0.5x
Tue, 18 Oct 2022€73.1b€174.2b€8.9b7.6x8.2x0.4x
Thu, 15 Sep 2022€77.0b€174.2b€8.9b8x8.7x0.4x
Sat, 13 Aug 2022€76.6b€188.6b€8.8b8.1x8.7x0.4x
Mon, 11 Jul 2022€70.1b€187.7b€9.2b8.1x7.6x0.4x
Wed, 08 Jun 2022€76.0b€187.7b€9.2b8.5x8.2x0.4x
Fri, 06 May 2022€79.8b€185.4b€9.3b8.9x8.6x0.4x
Sun, 03 Apr 2022€85.9b€185.4b€9.3b9.5x9.2x0.5x
Tue, 01 Mar 2022€79.3b€172.1b€7.8b10x10.2x0.5x
Thu, 27 Jan 2022€88.6b€179.2b€7.6b11.3x11.6x0.5x
Sat, 25 Dec 2021€84.1b€179.2b€7.6b10.9x11.1x0.5x
Mon, 22 Nov 2021€81.7b€179.2b€7.6b10.7x10.7x0.5x
Wed, 20 Oct 2021€73.5b€185.9b€7.7b8.9x9.6x0.4x
Fri, 17 Sep 2021€71.8b€185.9b€7.7b8.4x9.3x0.4x
Sun, 15 Aug 2021€74.9b€185.9b€7.7b8.9x9.7x0.4x
Thu, 10 Jun 2021€70.6b€171.0b€5.8b12.6x12.1x0.4x
Wed, 03 Mar 2021€66.5b€165.6b€4.6b16.6x14.4x0.4x
Price to Earnings Ratio


Total Market Cap: €66.5bTotal Earnings: €4.6bTotal Revenue: €165.6bTotal Market Cap vs Earnings and Revenue0%0%0%
French Insurance Industry Price to Earnings3Y Average 9.9x202220232024
Current Industry PE
  • Investors are relatively neutral on the French Insurance 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 9.9x.
  • The industry is trading close to its 3-year average PS ratio of 0.46x.
Past Earnings Growth
  • The earnings for companies in the Insurance industry have grown 21% per year over the last three years.
  • Meanwhile revenues for these companies have declined 9.2% per year.
  • This means that less sales are being generated overall, but since cost of doing business is lower, profits have been increasing.

Industry Trends

Which industries have driven the changes within the French Financials industry?

FR Market2.32%
General Insurance4.26%
Property and Casualty Insurance4.13%
Insurance Brokers0%
Life and Health Insurance0%
Industry PE
  • Investors are most optimistic about the General Insurance industry, which is trading close to its 3-year average PE ratio of 10.0x.
    • Analysts are expecting annual earnings growth of 6.4%, which is higher than its past year's earnings decline of 7.0% per year.
  • Investors are most pessimistic about the Reinsurance industry, which is trading below its 3-year average of 12.9x.
Forecasted Growth
  • Analysts are most optimistic on the General Insurance industry, expecting annual earnings growth of 6.4% over the next 5 years.
  • This is better than its past earnings decline of 7.0% per year.
  • In contrast, the Property and Casualty Insurance industry is expected to see its earnings decline by 7.8% 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
CS AXA€32.304.3%
SCR SCOR€28.702.4%
COFA COFACE€13.084.6%
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