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U.K. (FTSE) Energy Sector Analysis

UpdatedNov 28, 2021
DataAggregated Company Financials
  • 7D-4.7%
  • 3M-0.02%
  • 1Y22.1%
  • YTD22.1%

Over the last 7 days, the Energy industry has dropped 4.7%, driven by a pullback from BP of 2.7%. Meanwhile, Harbour Energy actually outperformed within the industry, gaining 8.1% in the last week. This takes the industry's 12 month performance to a gain of 22%.

Sector Valuation and Performance

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

DateMarket CapRevenueEarningsPE
Sun, 28 Nov 2021UK£211.2bUK£281.4bUK£21.1b12.1x
Tue, 26 Oct 2021UK£255.7bUK£262.0bUK£17.2b12.2x
Thu, 23 Sep 2021UK£233.5bUK£259.1bUK£16.2b11.7x
Sat, 21 Aug 2021UK£208.8bUK£257.1bUK£15.8b11.1x
Sat, 05 Jun 2021UK£203.7bUK£225.5b-UK£2,517,457,609.8713.1x
Tue, 09 Mar 2021UK£187.3bUK£222.9b-UK£14,228,293,629.8912.3x
Mon, 30 Nov 2020UK£161.7bUK£227.9b-UK£18,186,154,691.6320x
Thu, 03 Sep 2020UK£155.5bUK£276.1b-UK£10,495,383,293.9611.4x
Sun, 07 Jun 2020UK£168.6bUK£324.5bUK£7.3b9.6x
Sat, 29 Feb 2020UK£200.1bUK£377.0bUK£26.7b7.4x
Tue, 03 Dec 2019UK£245.6bUK£391.4bUK£26.2b10.7x
Fri, 06 Sep 2019UK£243.0bUK£397.5bUK£24.6b8.4x
Mon, 10 Jun 2019UK£260.9bUK£385.6bUK£23.9b11x
Sun, 03 Mar 2019UK£243.6bUK£378.7bUK£16.8b12.2x
Wed, 05 Dec 2018UK£242.7bUK£364.9bUK£16.7b13.6x
PE Ratio


Total Market Cap: UK£242.7bTotal Earnings: UK£16.7bTotal Revenue: UK£364.9b0%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 11.6x. It appears they believe that earnings will grow in-line with historical growth rates.

Past Earnings Growth: The earnings for companies in the Energy industry have grown 8.2% per year over the last three years, while revenues for these companies have declined 8.3% 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. Energy sector?

Oil and Gas-4.66%
Energy Services-5.30%

Industry PE: Investors are most optimistic about the Oil and Gas industry, which is trading close to its 3-year average PE ratio of 11.3x. However analysts are expecting annual earnings growth of 5.0%, which is lower than the prior year's growth of 63% per year. So the market might believe that analysts are underestimating future growth. Meanwhile, investors are most pessimistic about the Energy Services industry, which is trading below its 3-year average of 16.1x.

Forecasted Growth: Analysts are most optimistic on the Energy Services industry, expecting annual earnings growth of 50% over the next 5 years. This is roughly in line with its past earnings growth rate. Meanwhile, the Oil and Gas industry is expected to see its earnings grow by 5.0% per year over the next few years.

Top Stock Gainers and Losers

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

HBR Harbour Energy8.1%+UK£277.7mn/aPS1.9x
SQZ Serica Energy1.9%+UK£10.2m81.5%PS3x
ZPHR Zephyr Energy7.4%+UK£6.5m1,116.7%PS138.9x
PPC President Energy13.6%+UK£6.1m61.3%PS2.2x
NWF NWF Group4.4%+UK£4.4m7.8%PE13.5x
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