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U.K. (FTSE) Market Analysis & Valuation

UpdatedAug 12, 2022
DataAggregated Company Financials
Companies1468
  • 7D-0.3%
  • 3M-0.2%
  • 1Y-9.1%
  • YTD-10.5%

Over the last 7 days, the market has remained flat, although notably the Healthcare sector declined by 5.1%. Unfortunately though, the market is down 9.1% over the past year. Earnings are forecast to grow by 9.4% annually.

Market Valuation and Performance

Has the U.K. Market valuation changed over the past few years?

DateMarket CapRevenueEarningsPEAbsolute PEPS
Fri, 12 Aug 2022UK£2.5tUK£2.2tUK£206.3b14.2x12.3x1.1x
Sun, 10 Jul 2022UK£2.5tUK£2.2tUK£189.3b14.2x13x1.1x
Tue, 07 Jun 2022UK£2.6tUK£2.2tUK£190.4b15.3x13.8x1.2x
Thu, 05 May 2022UK£2.6tUK£2.1tUK£176.7b16x14.5x1.2x
Sat, 02 Apr 2022UK£2.6tUK£2.1tUK£197.0b16.5x13.3x1.3x
Mon, 28 Feb 2022UK£2.6tUK£1.9tUK£178.2b16.9x14.6x1.4x
Wed, 26 Jan 2022UK£2.7tUK£1.9tUK£162.8b18.1x16.5x1.4x
Fri, 24 Dec 2021UK£2.8tUK£1.9tUK£164.5b19.5x16.9x1.5x
Sun, 21 Nov 2021UK£2.8tUK£1.9tUK£163.4b20.6x16.9x1.5x
Tue, 19 Oct 2021UK£2.8tUK£1.8tUK£143.8b21.5x19.3x1.5x
Thu, 16 Sep 2021UK£2.7tUK£1.8tUK£139.1b23.5x19.6x1.5x
Sat, 14 Aug 2021UK£2.8tUK£1.8tUK£138.8b24.9x20x1.5x
Wed, 09 Jun 2021UK£2.7tUK£1.7tUK£91.1b24.8x29.1x1.5x
Tue, 02 Mar 2021UK£2.4tUK£1.7tUK£53.6b22.4x45x1.4x
Fri, 04 Dec 2020UK£2.2tUK£1.7tUK£39.0b22.9x57.6x1.3x
Mon, 07 Sep 2020UK£2.1tUK£1.8tUK£46.7b21x45.1x1.2x
Sun, 31 May 2020UK£2.1tUK£1.9tUK£85.6b17.2x24.4x1.1x
Wed, 04 Mar 2020UK£2.3tUK£2.1tUK£130.3b17.6x17.3x1.1x
Sat, 07 Dec 2019UK£2.5tUK£2.1tUK£149.4b17.6x16.5x1.2x
Tue, 10 Sep 2019UK£2.3tUK£2.0tUK£149.2b16.2x15.3x1.2x
Price to Earnings Ratio

15.3x


Total Market Cap: UK£2.3tTotal Earnings: UK£149.2bTotal Revenue: UK£2.0tTotal Market Cap vs Earnings and Revenue0%0%0%
U.K. Market Price to Earnings3Y Average 26x202020212022
Current Market PE
  • Investors are pessimistic on the British market, indicating that they anticipate earnings will not grow as fast as they have historically.
  • The market is trading at a PE ratio of 12.3x which is lower than its 3-year average PE of 26.0x.
Past Earnings Growth
  • The earnings for British listed companies have grown 11% per year over the last three years.
  • Revenues for these companies have grown 4.4% per year.
  • This means that more sales are being generated by these companies overall, and subsequently their profits are increasing too.

Sector Trends

Which sectors have driven the changes within the U.K. Market?

GB Market-0.33%
Financials2.30%
Materials1.62%
Tech0.99%
Telecom0.30%
Consumer Discretionary0.16%
Industrials-0.096%
Real Estate-0.89%
Consumer Staples-1.03%
Energy-1.03%
Utilities-1.39%
Healthcare-5.06%
Sector PE
  • Investors are most optimistic about the Healthcare sector, which is trading close to its 3-year average PE ratio of 35.3x.
  • This is likely because analysts are expecting annual earnings growth of 23%, which is higher than its past year's earnings growth of 8.6% per year.
  • Investors are most pessimistic about the Energy sector, which is trading below its 3-year average of 11.5x.
Forecasted Growth
  • Analysts are most optimistic on the Healthcare sector, expecting annual earnings growth of 23% over the next 5 years.
  • This is better than its past earnings growth rate of 8.6% per year.
  • In contrast, the Materials sector is expected to see its earnings decline by 13% per year over the next few years.

Top Stock Gainers and Losers

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

CompanyLast Price7D1YValuationSector
NVTK PAO NOVATEKUS$55.50n/a
US$16.6b
-76.4%PE2.3xEnergy
SHEL ShellUK£22.143.8%
+UK£5.9b
50.6%PE5.5xEnergy
ENPL En+ Group InternationalUS$9.30n/a
US$4.7b
-8.8%PE2.2xMaterials
BP. BPUK£4.284.8%
+UK£3.5b
39.3%PS0.5xEnergy
BATS British American TobaccoUK£33.193.1%
+UK£2.2b
24.2%PE13.9xConsumer Staples
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