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U.K. (FTSE) Aerospace and Defense Industry Analysis

UpdatedMay 31, 2023
DataAggregated Company Financials
Companies14
  • 7D-1.5%
  • 3M3.4%
  • 1Y16.8%
  • YTD9.2%

Over the last 7 days, the Aerospace and Defense industry has dropped 2.8%, driven by declines in BAE Systems and Rolls-Royce Holdings of 1.4% and 2.7%, respectively. Meanwhile, Velocity Composites actually outperformed within the industry, gaining 20% in the last week. This takes the industry's 12 month performance to a gain of 17%. Looking forward, earnings are forecast to grow by 24% annually.

Industry Valuation and Performance

Has the U.K. Aerospace and Defense Industry valuation changed over the past few years?

DateMarket CapRevenueEarningsPEAbsolute PEPS
Wed, 31 May 2023UKĀ£49.5bUKĀ£38.7bUKĀ£1.8b18x27.3x1.3x
Fri, 28 Apr 2023UKĀ£50.9bUKĀ£38.6bUKĀ£1.8b17.1x27.7x1.3x
Sun, 26 Mar 2023UKĀ£43.8bUKĀ£31.0bUKĀ£2.1b17.2x21.2x1.4x
Tue, 21 Feb 2023UKĀ£41.6bUKĀ£29.6bUKĀ£1.8b18.7x22.6x1.4x
Thu, 19 Jan 2023UKĀ£40.0bUKĀ£29.6bUKĀ£1.8b18.7x21.7x1.4x
Sat, 17 Dec 2022UKĀ£40.1bUKĀ£29.6bUKĀ£1.8b18x21.8x1.4x
Mon, 14 Nov 2022UKĀ£36.1bUKĀ£29.5bUKĀ£1.8b18x19.8x1.2x
Wed, 12 Oct 2022UKĀ£39.9bUKĀ£29.4bUKĀ£1.7b20x23x1.4x
Fri, 09 Sep 2022UKĀ£38.8bUKĀ£29.4bUKĀ£1.7b21.4x22.3x1.3x
Sun, 07 Aug 2022UKĀ£39.6bUKĀ£29.4bUKĀ£1.7b23.9x22.8x1.3x
Tue, 05 Jul 2022UKĀ£40.7bUKĀ£29.1bUKĀ£1.2b21.9x34.7x1.4x
Thu, 02 Jun 2022UKĀ£39.0bUKĀ£29.0bUKĀ£1.2b24.1x33.4x1.3x
Sat, 30 Apr 2022UKĀ£37.4bUKĀ£29.0bUKĀ£1.2b25.2x32.2x1.3x
Mon, 28 Mar 2022UKĀ£37.7bUKĀ£29.0bUKĀ£1.2b23.5x32.4x1.3x
Wed, 23 Feb 2022UKĀ£31.5bUKĀ£28.8bUKĀ£1.2b19.5x26.8x1.1x
Fri, 21 Jan 2022UKĀ£32.2bUKĀ£28.8bUKĀ£1.2b22x27.4x1.1x
Sun, 19 Dec 2021UKĀ£29.8bUKĀ£28.8bUKĀ£1.2b20.1x25.4x1x
Tue, 16 Nov 2021UKĀ£31.4bUKĀ£28.7bUKĀ£311.1m27x101x1.1x
Thu, 14 Oct 2021UKĀ£33.2bUKĀ£28.7bUKĀ£361.2m26.4x91.8x1.2x
Sat, 11 Sep 2021UKĀ£31.8bUKĀ£28.7bUKĀ£360.6m27.3x88.2x1.1x
Mon, 09 Aug 2021UKĀ£32.1bUKĀ£28.7bUKĀ£360.6m27x89.1x1.1x
Sun, 02 May 2021UKĀ£27.2bUKĀ£28.8b-UKĀ£130,935,285.0618.6x-208.1x0.9x
Wed, 03 Feb 2021UKĀ£24.8bUKĀ£28.9bUKĀ£123.3m19.7x201x0.9x
Sat, 07 Nov 2020UKĀ£21.1bUKĀ£29.0bUKĀ£837.3m19.4x25.2x0.7x
Fri, 31 Jul 2020UKĀ£24.9bUKĀ£29.0bUKĀ£921.8m21.9x27x0.9x
Price to Earnings Ratio

17.6x


Total Market Cap: UKĀ£25.2bTotal Earnings: UKĀ£1.4bTotal Revenue: UKĀ£28.9bTotal Market Cap vs Earnings and Revenue0%0%0%
U.K. Aerospace and Defense Industry Price to Earnings3Y Average 31.9x202120222023
Current Industry PE
  • Investors are pessimistic on the British Aerospace and Defense industry, indicating that they anticipate long term growth rates will be lower than they have historically.
  • The industry is trading at a PE ratio of 27.4x which is lower than its 3-year average PE of 31.5x.
  • The 3-year average PS ratio of 1.1x is lower than the industry's current PS ratio of 1.3x.
Past Earnings Growth
  • The earnings for companies in the Aerospace and Defense industry have grown 8.2% per year over the last three years.
  • Revenues for these companies have grown 10% per year.
  • This means that more sales are being generated by these companies overall, and subsequently their profits are increasing too.

Industry Comparison

How does U.K. Aerospace and Defense compare with similar industries?

GB Market-2.80%
Industrials-0.90%
Aerospace & Defense-1.49%
Aerospace and Defense-1.49%
Industry PEThere are no additional sub-industries under this industry.
Forecasted GrowthThere are no additional sub-industries under this industry.

Top Stock Gainers and Losers

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

CompanyLast Price7D1YValuation
MSI MS INTERNATIONALUKĀ£4.806.7%
+UKĀ£4.9m
83.2%PE10.9x
VEL Velocity CompositesUKĀ£0.5031.6%
+UKĀ£4.4m
156.4%PS1.5x
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AVON

UKĀ£8.58

Avon Protection

7D

-1.5%

1Y

-26.4%

VEL

UKĀ£0.50

Velocity Composites

7D

31.6%

1Y

156.4%

BA.

UKĀ£9.42

BAE Systems

7D

-2.2%

1Y

24.7%

CHG

UKĀ£2.59

Chemring Group

7D

-3.4%

1Y

-26.6%

RR.

UKĀ£1.44

Rolls-Royce Holdings

7D

-5.7%

1Y

66.6%

SNR

UKĀ£1.72

Senior

7D

-0.9%

1Y

36.4%

MSI

UKĀ£4.80

MS INTERNATIONAL

7D

6.7%

1Y

83.2%