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French (CAC) Trade Distributors Industry Analysis

UpdatedDec 02, 2021
DataAggregated Company Financials
  • 7D3.6%
  • 3M-2.1%
  • 1Y46.7%
  • YTD34.0%

Over the last 7 days, the Trade Distributors industry has risen 3.6%, driven by gains from Rexel of 4.9%. This takes the industry's 12 month performance to a gain of 47%.

Industry Valuation and Performance

Has the French Trade Distributors Industry valuation changed over the past few years?

DateMarket CapRevenueEarningsPE
Sun, 05 Dec 2021€6.7b€16.6b€632.3m10.8x
Tue, 02 Nov 2021€6.9b€16.4b€589.9m11.1x
Thu, 30 Sep 2021€6.7b€16.4b€587.0m9.4x
Sat, 28 Aug 2021€6.9b€16.3b€576.9m12.1x
Sun, 04 Jul 2021€6.8b€16.3b€576.9m12x
Wed, 07 Apr 2021€6.4b€15.6b€172.9m16.9x
Sat, 09 Jan 2021€4.9b€15.0b-€204,004,219.0022.5x
Fri, 02 Oct 2020€4.0b€15.2b-€312,366,005.0014.8x
Mon, 06 Jul 2020€3.9b€15.5b-€381,045,794.0015x
Thu, 09 Apr 2020€2.8b€16.0b-€55,518,818.0032.9x
Wed, 01 Jan 2020€4.5b€16.5b€256.6m16.4x
Sat, 05 Oct 2019€4.0b€16.5b€206.5m18.3x
Tue, 09 Jul 2019€4.4b€16.4b€271.5m16.9x
Mon, 01 Apr 2019€4.0b€16.5b€239.5m17.4x
Thu, 03 Jan 2019€3.7b€16.2b€224.3m17.4x
PE Ratio


Total Market Cap: €3.7bTotal Earnings: €224.3mTotal Revenue: €16.2b0%0%0%3 Year10 Year

Current Industry PE: Investors are more pessimistic on the industry, considering it's trading at a PE ratio of 10.9x which is lower than its 3-year average PE of 18.5x. It appears they believe that earnings will not grow as fast as they have historically.

Past Earnings Growth: The earnings for companies in the Trade Distributors industry have grown 41% per year over the last three years, while revenues have remained mostly flat. This means that companies overall are more efficiently conducting business since profits are increasing while sales have been flat.

Industry Trends

Which industries have driven the changes within the French Trade Distributors industry?

Trade Companies and Distributors3.60%

Industry PE: Investors are most optimistic about the Trade Companies and Distributors industry even though it's trading below its 3-year average PE ratio of 18.5x. However analysts are expecting annual earnings growth of 4.0%, which is lower than the prior year's growth of 196% per year. So the market might believe that analysts are underestimating future growth.

Forecasted Growth: Analysts are most optimistic on the Trade Companies and Distributors industry, expecting annual earnings growth of 4.0% over the next 5 years.

Top Stock Gainers and Losers

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

RXL Rexel4.9%+€246.8m46.1%PE11.7x
THEP Thermador Groupe1.5%+€12.9m43.5%PE18.2x
FAUV Fauvet Girel10.6%+€551.8k58.6%PE25x
ALGLD Gold By Gold10.4%+€350.3k25.5%PS0.8x
MLUMH Union Metallurgique de la Haute-Seine2.3%+€162.0k210.3%n/a
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