Header cover image

U.K. (FTSE) Retail Distributors Industry Analysis

UpdatedNov 28, 2022
DataAggregated Company Financials
Companies6
  • 7D3.2%
  • 3M12.0%
  • 1Y-3.7%
  • YTD-13.4%

Over the last 7 days, the Retail Distributors industry has risen 3.2%, driven by gains from Inchcape of 4.0%. However, the industry is down 3.7% over the past year. Looking forward, earnings are forecast to grow by 16% annually.

Industry Valuation and Performance

Has the U.K. Retail Distributors Industry valuation changed over the past few years?

DateMarket CapRevenueEarningsPEAbsolute PEPS
Mon, 28 Nov 2022UK£3.8bUK£9.0bUK£304.8m9.1x12.5x0.4x
Wed, 26 Oct 2022UK£3.1bUK£9.0bUK£303.2m8.4x10.2x0.3x
Fri, 23 Sep 2022UK£3.2bUK£9.0bUK£303.4m9x10.6x0.4x
Sun, 21 Aug 2022UK£3.6bUK£9.0bUK£295.9m11.9x12.1x0.4x
Tue, 19 Jul 2022UK£3.3bUK£8.7bUK£158.0m11.1x21.1x0.4x
Thu, 16 Jun 2022UK£3.2bUK£8.7bUK£155.5m13.1x20.3x0.4x
Sat, 14 May 2022UK£3.3bUK£8.7bUK£155.3m13.7x21.3x0.4x
Mon, 11 Apr 2022UK£3.2bUK£8.7bUK£153.4m17.9x20.9x0.4x
Wed, 09 Mar 2022UK£3.2bUK£8.7bUK£148.1m19.2x21.5x0.4x
Fri, 04 Feb 2022UK£4.1bUK£8.8bUK£105.3m23.6x39.3x0.5x
Sun, 02 Jan 2022UK£4.4bUK£8.8bUK£106.5m25.1x41.4x0.5x
Tue, 30 Nov 2021UK£4.0bUK£8.8bUK£105.1m24.1x38.3x0.5x
Thu, 28 Oct 2021UK£4.0bUK£8.8bUK£105.4m24.8x37.7x0.5x
Sat, 25 Sep 2021UK£4.2bUK£8.8bUK£102.6m26x40.8x0.5x
Mon, 23 Aug 2021UK£4.4bUK£8.8bUK£102.6m27.4x43.2x0.5x
Sat, 10 Jul 2021UK£3.8bUK£8.7bUK£105.7m24.4x36x0.4x
Fri, 02 Apr 2021UK£3.7bUK£8.2b-UK£18,905,000.0018.5x-194.7x0.4x
Mon, 04 Jan 2021UK£2.9bUK£7.6b-UK£153,851,500.0013.2x-19x0.4x
Thu, 08 Oct 2020UK£2.0bUK£8.0b-UK£71,233,500.0011.5x-28.6x0.3x
Wed, 01 Jul 2020UK£2.2bUK£8.4bUK£12.3m59.2x179.8x0.3x
Sat, 04 Apr 2020UK£2.0bUK£9.3bUK£183.7m10x10.9x0.2x
Tue, 07 Jan 2020UK£3.3bUK£10.3bUK£355.1m12x9.4x0.3x
Price to Earnings Ratio

14.2x


Total Market Cap: UK£3.1bTotal Earnings: UK£214.9mTotal Revenue: UK£10.3bTotal Market Cap vs Earnings and Revenue0%0%0%
U.K. Retail Distributors Industry Price to Earnings3Y Average 9.3x202020212022
Current Industry PE
  • Investors are optimistic on the British Retail Distributors industry, and appear confident in long term growth rates.
  • The industry is trading at a PE ratio of 12.5x which is higher than its 3-year average PE of 9.3x.
  • The industry is trading close to its 3-year average PS ratio of 0.40x.
Past Earnings Growth
  • The earnings for companies in the Retail Distributors industry have grown 12% per year over the last three years.
  • Meanwhile revenues for these companies have declined 4.3% 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 U.K. Consumer Discretionary industry?

GB Market1.33%
Consumer Discretionary1.21%
Retail Distributors3.21%
Distributors3.21%
Industry PEThere are no additional sub-industries under this industry.
Forecasted GrowthThere are no additional sub-industries under this industry.

Top Stock Gainers and Losers

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

CompanyLast Price7D1YValuation
INCH InchcapeUK£8.794.0%
+UK£127.2m
5.7%PE12.9x
SNWS Smiths NewsUK£0.412.1%
+UK£2.0m
16.3%PE4.1x
LIKE Likewise GroupUK£0.160.8%
+UK£304.8k
-60.6%PS0.4x
RGP Ross GroupUK£0.0133.8%
+UK£243.9k
-49.1%PE-1.1x
Simply Wall St™
Simply Wall Street Pty Ltd
17-21 Bellevue Street, Surry Hills, Sydney
Download on the App StoreGet it on Google Play
Simply Wall Street Pty Ltd (ACN 600 056 611), is a Corporate Authorised Representative (Authorised Representative Number: 467183) of Sanlam Private Wealth Pty Ltd (AFSL No. 337927). Any advice contained in this website is general advice only and has been prepared without considering your objectives, financial situation or needs. You should not rely on any advice and/or information contained in this website and before making any investment decision we recommend that you consider whether it is appropriate for your situation and seek appropriate financial, taxation and legal advice. Please read our Financial Services Guide before deciding whether to obtain financial services from us.

Latest News

HEAD

UK£2.83

Headlam Group

7D

-1.7%

1Y

-36.7%

UPGS

UK£1.31

UP Global Sourcing Holdings

7D

-0.9%

1Y

-24.9%

INCH

UK£8.79

Inchcape

7D

4.0%

1Y

5.7%

SUP

UK£1.08

Supreme

7D

-3.1%

1Y

-41.6%

RGP

UK£0.013

Ross Group

7D

3.8%

1Y

-49.1%

LIKE

UK£0.16

Likewise Group

7D

0.8%

1Y

-60.6%