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U.K. (FTSE) Personal Products Industry Analysis

UpdatedDec 07, 2021
DataAggregated Company Financials
  • 7D2.4%
  • 3M-2.1%
  • 1Y-9.1%
  • YTD-11.4%

Over the last 7 days, the Personal Products industry has risen 2.4%, driven by gains from Unilever of 2.6%. Meanwhile, Cellular Goods actually underperformed within the industry, shrinking 18% in the last week. However, the industry is down 9.1% over the past year.

Industry Valuation and Performance

Has the U.K. Personal Products Industry valuation changed over the past few years?

DateMarket CapRevenueEarningsPE
Thu, 09 Dec 2021UK£102.2bUK£44.2bUK£4.6b24.2x
Sat, 06 Nov 2021UK£101.9bUK£44.3bUK£4.7b25.4x
Mon, 04 Oct 2021UK£103.4bUK£43.7bUK£4.6b102x
Wed, 01 Sep 2021UK£105.7bUK£44.0bUK£4.6b22.5x
Thu, 08 Jul 2021UK£110.7bUK£43.8bUK£4.6b23.7x
Wed, 31 Mar 2021UK£106.8bUK£43.5bUK£4.7b22.7x
Sat, 02 Jan 2021UK£115.6bUK£45.7bUK£5.0b23x
Tue, 06 Oct 2020UK£123.6bUK£46.6bUK£5.2b23.7x
Fri, 10 Jul 2020UK£113.2bUK£47.1bUK£5.4b22.4x
Thu, 02 Apr 2020UK£105.0bUK£45.9bUK£5.1b17.3x
Sun, 05 Jan 2020UK£115.0bUK£44.2bUK£4.8b24.1x
Wed, 09 Oct 2019UK£129.4bUK£45.7bUK£6.6b20.4x
Tue, 02 Jul 2019UK£126.4bUK£45.6bUK£8.4b22.2x
Fri, 05 Apr 2019UK£115.9bUK£44.0bUK£8.1b19.8x
Mon, 07 Jan 2019UK£109.9bUK£45.9bUK£8.4b20.9x
PE Ratio


Total Market Cap: UK£109.9bTotal Earnings: UK£8.4bTotal Revenue: UK£45.9b0%0%0%3 Year10 Year

Current Industry PE: Investors are relatively neutral on the industry at the moment, considering it's trading close to its 3-year average PE ratio of 25.7x. It appears they believe that earnings will grow in-line with historical growth rates.

Past Earnings Growth: The earnings for companies in the Personal Products industry have declined 18% per year over the last three years, while revenues have remained mostly flat. This means that although sales have remained flat, either the cost of doing business or the level of investment back into businesses has increased, which has decreased profits.

Industry Trends

Which industries have driven the changes within the U.K. Personal Products industry?

Personal Products2.42%

Industry PE: Investors are most optimistic about the Personal Products industry, which is trading close to its 3-year average PE ratio of 25.7x. However analysts are expecting annual earnings growth of 7.9%, which is lower than the prior year's growth of 37% per year. So the market might believe that analysts are underestimating future growth.

Forecasted Growth: Analysts are most optimistic on the Personal Products industry, expecting annual earnings growth of 7.9% over the next 5 years. However this is lower than its past earnings growth rate of 37% per year.

Top Stock Gainers and Losers

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

ULVR Unilever2.6%+UK£2.5b-9.2%PE21.8x
PZC PZ Cussons1.9%+UK£15.9m-10.5%PE24x
REVB Revolution Beauty Group3.3%+UK£12.4mn/aPS2.4x
VLG Venture Life Group1.4%+UK£629.2k-60.6%PE129.1x
IDP InnovaDerma6.3%+UK£547.5k-44.2%PS0.7x
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