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French (CAC) Specialty Chemicals Industry Analysis

UpdatedMay 21, 2022
DataAggregated Company Financials
  • 7D-1.6%
  • 3M-9.7%
  • 1Y2.1%
  • YTD-11.1%

Over the last 7 days, the Specialty Chemicals industry has dropped 1.6%, driven by Arkema declining 2.9%. Over the last year, the industry has been flat overall. In the next few years, earnings are forecast to decline by 3.9% annually.

Industry Valuation and Performance

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

DateMarket CapRevenueEarningsPE
Sat, 21 May 2022€11.0b€11.6b€1.7b15.9x
Mon, 18 Apr 2022€2.6b€1.3b€151.2m24.8x
Wed, 16 Mar 2022€2.6b€1.2b€135.9m16.5x
Fri, 11 Feb 2022€2.9b€1.2b€132.4m23.3x
Sun, 09 Jan 2022€3.0b€1.2b€132.4m19.4x
Tue, 07 Dec 2021€2.9b€1.2b€132.4m17x
Thu, 04 Nov 2021€2.8b€1.2b€132.4m18x
Sat, 02 Oct 2021€2.8b€1.1b€48.2m15.8x
Mon, 30 Aug 2021€3.0b€1.1b€43.2m27.8x
Tue, 06 Jul 2021€2.8b€1.1b€43.2m23.7x
Fri, 09 Apr 2021€2.6b€1.1b€40.1m28.5x
Thu, 31 Dec 2020€2.4b€1.1b€37.0m35.9x
Sun, 04 Oct 2020€2.5b€1.0b€31.8m31x
Wed, 08 Jul 2020€2.4b€1.0b€26.5m31.2x
Tue, 31 Mar 2020€2.0b€1.0b€25.7m13.8x
Fri, 03 Jan 2020€2.3b€1.1b€25.0m29.3x
Mon, 07 Oct 2019€1.9b€1.1b€31.0m29.4x
Sun, 30 Jun 2019€1.7b€1.1b€37.0m20.6x
Median PE Ratio


Total Market Cap: €1.6bTotal Earnings: €35.6mTotal Revenue: €1.0bTotal Market Cap vs Earnings and Revenue0%0%0%
French Specialty Chemicals Industry Median PE3Y Average 25.4x202020212022
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 15.9x which is lower than its 3-year average PE of 25.4x.
  • Given that earnings are expected to decline by 3.9%, the lower than average PE seems justified.
Past Earnings Growth
  • The earnings for companies in the Specialty Chemicals industry have grown 260% per year over the last three years.
  • Revenues for these companies have grown 123% 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 French Specialty Chemicals compare with similar industries?

FR Market-1.28%
Specialty Chemicals-1.61%
Commodity Chemicals1.05%
Diversified Chemicals0%
Fertilizers and Agricultural Chemicals0%
Industrial Gases-1.40%
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
RBT Robertet€852.002.7%
SEFER SergeFerrari Group€15.864.2%
FALG Fermentalg€2.625.7%
ORAP Orapi€5.6212.0%
ALBKK Baikowski€24.204.3%
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