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U.K. (FTSE) Specialty Stores Industry Analysis

UpdatedNov 28, 2021
DataAggregated Company Financials
  • 7D-2.5%
  • 3M1.4%
  • 1Y35.9%
  • YTD28.5%

Over the last 7 days, the Specialty Stores industry has dropped 2.5%, driven by a pullback from JD Sports Fashion of 5.6%. Meanwhile, Vivo Energy actually outperformed within the industry, gaining 25% in the last week. This takes the industry's 12 month performance to a gain of 36%.

Industry Valuation and Performance

Has the U.K. Specialty Stores Industry valuation changed over the past few years?

DateMarket CapRevenueEarningsPE
Mon, 29 Nov 2021UK£38.2bUK£64.7bUK£1.8b11.3x
Wed, 27 Oct 2021UK£37.4bUK£64.3bUK£1.6b10.3x
Fri, 24 Sep 2021UK£39.1bUK£63.6bUK£1.5b11.8x
Sun, 22 Aug 2021UK£37.3bUK£60.0bUK£825.7m13.7x
Fri, 09 Jul 2021UK£36.0bUK£60.0bUK£825.7m16x
Thu, 01 Apr 2021UK£31.8bUK£57.9bUK£759.7m15.1x
Sun, 03 Jan 2021UK£28.8bUK£56.8bUK£504.0m20.1x
Wed, 07 Oct 2020UK£26.5bUK£57.3bUK£112.3m16.7x
Tue, 30 Jun 2020UK£21.6bUK£58.7bUK£121.9m16.4x
Fri, 03 Apr 2020UK£15.7bUK£61.0bUK£456.0m12.8x
Mon, 06 Jan 2020UK£28.6bUK£62.2bUK£742.8m16.2x
Thu, 10 Oct 2019UK£24.2bUK£62.1bUK£620.8m13.8x
Wed, 03 Jul 2019UK£23.1bUK£61.2bUK£460.9m14.5x
Sat, 06 Apr 2019UK£23.0bUK£60.5bUK£397.7m16.9x
Tue, 08 Jan 2019UK£18.8bUK£59.7bUK£678.5m12.4x
PE Ratio


Total Market Cap: UK£21.6bTotal Earnings: UK£961.2mTotal Revenue: UK£59.6b0%0%0%3 Year10 Year

Current Industry PE: Investors are more pessimistic on the industry, considering it's trading at a PE ratio of 11.3x which is lower than its 3-year average PE of 15.4x. It appears they believe that earnings will not grow as fast as they have historically.

Past Earnings Growth: The earnings for companies in the Specialty Retail industry have grown 24% per year over the last three years, and revenues for these companies have grown 2.7% per year. This means that more sales are being generated by these companies overall, and subsequently their profits are increasing too.

Industry Trends

Which industries have driven the changes within the U.K. Specialty Stores industry?

Automotive Retail7.30%
Home Improvement Retail0.60%
Computer and Electronics Retail0.15%
Home Furnishing Retail-4.05%
Specialty Stores-4.80%
Apparel Retail-8.62%

Industry PE: Investors are most optimistic about the Specialty Stores industry even though it's trading below its 3-year average PE ratio of 23.8x. However analysts are expecting annual earnings growth of 33%, which is lower than the prior year's growth of 95% per year. So the market might believe that analysts are underestimating future growth. Meanwhile, investors are most pessimistic about the Apparel Retail industry, which is trading below its 3-year average of 28.9x.

Forecasted Growth: Analysts are most optimistic on the Apparel Retail industry, expecting annual earnings growth of 92% over the next 5 years. Meanwhile, the Home Improvement Retail industry is expected to see its earnings decline by 4.3% per year over the next few years.

Top Stock Gainers and Losers

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

VVO Vivo Energy25.2%+UK£335.7m54.4%PE15.5x
PETS at Home Group2.4%+UK£57.0m12.8%PE19.2x
KGF Kingfisher0.8%+UK£38.8m20.0%PE8.1x
G4M Gear4music (Holdings)3.9%+UK£5.2m-5.0%PE15.9x
TPT Topps Tiles2.3%+UK£2.7m12.5%PS0.6x
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