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Has the U.K. Financials Sector valuation changed over the past few years?
|Sat, 04 Dec 2021||UK£500.4b||UK£325.2b||UK£46.2b||12.2x|
|Mon, 01 Nov 2021||UK£541.2b||UK£329.9b||UK£47.0b||13.3x|
|Wed, 29 Sep 2021||UK£508.0b||UK£327.0b||UK£41.7b||13.7x|
|Fri, 27 Aug 2021||UK£521.4b||UK£325.7b||UK£41.7b||14.6x|
|Sat, 03 Jul 2021||UK£502.8b||UK£325.5b||UK£41.7b||13.8x|
|Tue, 06 Apr 2021||UK£482.9b||UK£300.6b||UK£29.7b||15.5x|
|Fri, 08 Jan 2021||UK£428.6b||UK£283.0b||UK£22.7b||15.4x|
|Thu, 01 Oct 2020||UK£334.7b||UK£273.0b||UK£16.8b||14.4x|
|Sun, 05 Jul 2020||UK£362.1b||UK£259.5b||UK£15.9b||13.9x|
|Wed, 08 Apr 2020||UK£329.8b||UK£305.8b||UK£24.1b||11.2x|
|Tue, 31 Dec 2019||UK£503.7b||UK£378.2b||UK£32.8b||13.4x|
|Fri, 04 Oct 2019||UK£472.7b||UK£324.9b||UK£34.9b||12.5x|
|Mon, 08 Jul 2019||UK£489.9b||UK£291.3b||UK£38.7b||12.9x|
|Sun, 31 Mar 2019||UK£473.6b||UK£244.0b||UK£36.8b||14.6x|
|Wed, 02 Jan 2019||UK£438.0b||UK£214.1b||UK£33.6b||14.3x|
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 14.1x. It appears they believe that earnings will grow in-line with historical growth rates.
Past Earnings Growth: The earnings for companies in the Financials industry have grown 11% per year over the last three years, and revenues for these companies have grown 15% per year. This means that more sales are being generated by these companies overall, and subsequently their profits are increasing too.
Which industries have driven the changes within the U.K. Financials sector?
Industry PE: Investors are most optimistic about the Diversified Financial industry which is trading above its 3-year average PE ratio of 11.8x. This is likely because analysts are expecting annual earnings growth of 36%, which is higher than its past year's earnings decline of 10% per year. Meanwhile, investors are most pessimistic about the Banks industry, which is trading below its 3-year average of 9.4x.
Forecasted Growth: Analysts are most optimistic on the Diversified Financial industry, expecting annual earnings growth of 36% over the next 5 years. This is better than its past earnings decline of 10% per year. Meanwhile, the Banks industry is expected to see its earnings grow by 3.3% per year over the next few years.
Which companies have driven the market over the last 7 days?
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