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U.K. (FTSE) Research and Consulting Services Industry Analysis

UpdatedSep 26, 2023
DataAggregated Company Financials
Companies28
  • 7D-1.5%
  • 3M1.1%
  • 1Y13.6%
  • YTD8.3%

Over the last 7 days, the Research and Consulting Services industry has dropped 1.5%, driven by Experian declining 2.9%. This takes the industry's 12 month performance to a gain of 14%. As for the next few years, earnings are expected to grow by 11% per annum.

Industry Valuation and Performance

Has the U.K. Research and Consulting Services Industry valuation changed over the past few years?

DateMarket CapRevenueEarningsPEAbsolute PEPS
Tue, 26 Sep 2023UKĀ£89.2bUKĀ£21.7bUKĀ£2.9b22.1x31x4.1x
Thu, 24 Aug 2023UKĀ£84.4bUKĀ£21.4bUKĀ£2.9b18.9x29.4x4x
Sat, 22 Jul 2023UKĀ£89.7bUKĀ£20.6bUKĀ£2.7b18.7x32.9x4.4x
Mon, 19 Jun 2023UKĀ£90.6bUKĀ£20.5bUKĀ£2.7b20.4x33.2x4.4x
Wed, 17 May 2023UKĀ£84.5bUKĀ£20.5bUKĀ£2.9b19.5x29x4.1x
Fri, 14 Apr 2023UKĀ£87.5bUKĀ£20.5bUKĀ£2.9b20x30.2x4.3x
Sun, 12 Mar 2023UKĀ£86.0bUKĀ£20.8bUKĀ£2.9b19.7x29.2x4.1x
Tue, 07 Feb 2023UKĀ£88.5bUKĀ£19.8bUKĀ£2.9b20.6x30.4x4.5x
Thu, 05 Jan 2023UKĀ£85.3bUKĀ£19.7bUKĀ£2.9b20.1x29.4x4.3x
Sat, 03 Dec 2022UKĀ£84.7bUKĀ£19.2bUKĀ£2.9b18x29.5x4.4x
Mon, 31 Oct 2022UKĀ£81.6bUKĀ£19.3bUKĀ£3.1b18.1x26.6x4.2x
Wed, 28 Sep 2022UKĀ£78.4bUKĀ£19.8bUKĀ£3.1b18.5x24.9x4x
Fri, 26 Aug 2022UKĀ£83.6bUKĀ£19.2bUKĀ£3.0b19.6x27.6x4.4x
Sun, 24 Jul 2022UKĀ£84.0bUKĀ£18.3bUKĀ£2.9b19.3x28.8x4.6x
Tue, 21 Jun 2022UKĀ£73.5bUKĀ£18.1bUKĀ£2.9b23.1x25.7x4.1x
Thu, 19 May 2022UKĀ£80.9bUKĀ£17.8bUKĀ£2.7b26.2x30x4.6x
Sat, 16 Apr 2022UKĀ£86.2bUKĀ£17.4bUKĀ£2.7b31.9x32.4x4.9x
Mon, 14 Mar 2022UKĀ£81.0bUKĀ£17.4bUKĀ£2.7b27.7x30.5x4.7x
Wed, 09 Feb 2022UKĀ£87.0bUKĀ£16.9bUKĀ£2.5b35.7x35.4x5.1x
Fri, 07 Jan 2022UKĀ£91.3bUKĀ£16.8bUKĀ£2.5b41.4x37.2x5.4x
Sun, 05 Dec 2021UKĀ£93.1bUKĀ£16.7bUKĀ£2.5b40.6x38x5.6x
Tue, 02 Nov 2021UKĀ£90.3bUKĀ£16.1bUKĀ£2.3b40.9x39.1x5.6x
Thu, 30 Sep 2021UKĀ£85.6bUKĀ£16.2bUKĀ£2.3b40.3x36.9x5.3x
Sat, 28 Aug 2021UKĀ£87.3bUKĀ£16.0bUKĀ£2.3b41.2x38.1x5.5x
Sun, 04 Jul 2021UKĀ£78.7bUKĀ£16.0bUKĀ£2.3b40.2x34.4x4.9x
Wed, 07 Apr 2021UKĀ£73.6bUKĀ£16.0bUKĀ£2.2b37.5x32.9x4.6x
Sat, 09 Jan 2021UKĀ£75.0bUKĀ£15.9bUKĀ£2.1b30.1x35.4x4.7x
Fri, 02 Oct 2020UKĀ£75.5bUKĀ£16.2bUKĀ£2.1b38.8x35.4x4.7x
Price to Earnings Ratio

35.4x


Total Market Cap: UKĀ£75.5bTotal Earnings: UKĀ£2.1bTotal Revenue: UKĀ£16.2bTotal Market Cap vs Earnings and Revenue0%0%0%
U.K. Research and Consulting Services Industry Price to Earnings3Y Average 33.2x202120222023
Current Industry PE
  • Investors are relatively neutral on the British Research and Consulting Services industry at the moment, indicating that they anticipate long term growth rates to remain steady.
  • The industry is trading close to its 3-year average PE ratio of 33.2x.
  • The 3-year average PS ratio of 4.8x is higher than the industry's current PS ratio of 4.1x.
Past Earnings Growth
  • The earnings for companies in the Research and Consulting Services industry have grown 10% 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. Research and Consulting Services compare with similar industries?

GB Market-0.24%
Industrials-1.50%
Professional Services-1.27%
Research and Consulting Services-1.47%
HR Services1.93%
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
AFM Alpha Financial Markets ConsultingUKĀ£3.601.4%
+UKĀ£5.7m
-11.1%PE22.9x
KEYS Keystone Law GroupUKĀ£5.003.1%
+UKĀ£4.7m
9.9%PE21.5x
KGH Knights Group HoldingsUKĀ£0.935.2%
+UKĀ£3.9m
1.4%PE10x
CTG Christie GroupUKĀ£1.1012.8%
+UKĀ£3.2m
-8.3%PE67.4x
BEG Begbies Traynor GroupUKĀ£1.161.8%
+UKĀ£3.1m
-16.9%PE62.3x
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CTG

UKĀ£1.10

Christie Group

7D

12.8%

1Y

-8.3%

ELIX

UKĀ£5.60

Elixirr International

7D

-8.2%

1Y

-13.8%

RCDO

UKĀ£4.94

Ricardo

7D

-3.5%

1Y

9.5%

KEYS

UKĀ£5.00

Keystone Law Group

7D

3.1%

1Y

9.9%

ITRK

UKĀ£40.61

Intertek Group

7D

-3.9%

1Y

7.0%

AFM

UKĀ£3.60

Alpha Financial Markets Consulting

7D

1.4%

1Y

-11.1%

BEG

UKĀ£1.16

Begbies Traynor Group

7D

1.8%

1Y

-16.9%

KGH

UKĀ£0.93

Knights Group Holdings

7D

5.2%

1Y

1.4%

TEK

UKĀ£0.13

Tekcapital

7D

4.0%

1Y

-36.6%

MRL

UKĀ£5.80

Marlowe

7D

-3.7%

1Y

-23.1%

AUK

UKĀ£0.018

Aukett Swanke Group

7D

1.4%

1Y

-20.7%

FCS

UKĀ£0.28

Falanx Cyber Security

7D

19.1%

1Y

-46.7%