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U.K. (FTSE) Oil and Gas Industry Analysis

UpdatedNov 28, 2021
DataAggregated Company Financials
  • 7D-4.7%
  • 3M0.2%
  • 1Y23.4%
  • YTD23.5%

Over the last 7 days, the Oil and Gas industry has dropped 4.7%, driven by a decline by 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 23%.

Industry Valuation and Performance

Has the U.K. Oil and Gas Industry valuation changed over the past few years?

DateMarket CapRevenueEarningsPE
Sun, 28 Nov 2021UK£208.5bUK£272.9bUK£21.6b12.2x
Tue, 26 Oct 2021UK£252.8bUK£253.4bUK£17.7b12.7x
Thu, 23 Sep 2021UK£230.9bUK£250.4bUK£16.7b11.9x
Sat, 21 Aug 2021UK£206.2bUK£248.2bUK£16.3b11.2x
Sat, 05 Jun 2021UK£200.6bUK£216.2b-UK£1,941,195,668.8613.2x
Tue, 09 Mar 2021UK£183.9bUK£213.1b-UK£13,580,878,435.7914.4x
Mon, 30 Nov 2020UK£158.5bUK£216.6b-UK£17,613,687,526.3920x
Thu, 03 Sep 2020UK£152.7bUK£263.4b-UK£10,031,583,276.3511.4x
Sun, 07 Jun 2020UK£166.2bUK£311.2bUK£7.6b9.3x
Sat, 29 Feb 2020UK£195.7bUK£363.9bUK£26.8b6.1x
Tue, 03 Dec 2019UK£240.9bUK£377.2bUK£26.1b7.1x
Fri, 06 Sep 2019UK£237.8bUK£383.6bUK£24.5b6.7x
Mon, 10 Jun 2019UK£255.6bUK£372.0bUK£23.9b9x
Sun, 03 Mar 2019UK£237.2bUK£364.8bUK£16.8b11.4x
Wed, 05 Dec 2018UK£235.1bUK£351.9bUK£16.9b13.6x
PE Ratio


Total Market Cap: UK£235.1bTotal Earnings: UK£16.9bTotal Revenue: UK£351.9b0%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 11.3x. It appears they believe that earnings will grow in-line with historical growth rates.

Past Earnings Growth: The earnings for companies in the Oil and Gas industry have grown 8.6% per year over the last three years, while revenues for these companies have declined 8.1% 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. Oil and Gas industry?

Oil and Gas Exploration and Production-2.90%
Oil and Gas Storage and Transportation-4.86%
Integrated Oil and Gas-5.54%
Coal and Fuels-7.57%
Oil and Gas Refining and Marketing-26.73%

Industry PE: Investors are most optimistic about the Oil and Gas Storage and Transportation industry which is trading above its 3-year average PE ratio of 11.5x. This is likely because analysts are expecting annual earnings growth of 2.2%, which is higher than its past year's earnings decline of 12% per year. Meanwhile, investors are most pessimistic about the Coal and Fuels industry, which is trading below its 3-year average of 20.6x.

Forecasted Growth: Analysts are most optimistic on the Oil and Gas Exploration and Production industry, expecting annual earnings growth of 8.3% over the next 5 years. However this is lower than its past earnings growth rate of 63% per year. Meanwhile, the Coal and Fuels industry 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?

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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