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U.K. (FTSE) Construction Materials Industry Analysis

UpdatedMay 26, 2022
DataAggregated Company Financials
  • 7D0.7%
  • 3M-9.7%
  • 1Y-31.5%
  • YTD-23.2%

The Construction Materials is pretty flat in the last 7 days, but CRH has stood out, gaining 4.4%. Unfortunately though, the industry is down 32% over the past 12 months. Looking forward, earnings are forecast to grow by 14% annually.

Industry Valuation and Performance

Has the U.K. Construction Materials Industry valuation changed over the past few years?

DateMarket CapRevenueEarningsPE
Sat, 28 May 2022UKĀ£5.8bUKĀ£5.5bUKĀ£439.7m16.1x
Mon, 25 Apr 2022UKĀ£6.0bUKĀ£5.5bUKĀ£436.7m18.2x
Wed, 23 Mar 2022UKĀ£6.2bUKĀ£5.3bUKĀ£452.4m18.3x
Fri, 18 Feb 2022UKĀ£6.8bUKĀ£5.0bUKĀ£286.4m22.5x
Sun, 16 Jan 2022UKĀ£7.1bUKĀ£5.0bUKĀ£286.4m22x
Tue, 14 Dec 2021UKĀ£6.8bUKĀ£5.0bUKĀ£288.0m22.6x
Thu, 11 Nov 2021UKĀ£7.2bUKĀ£4.9bUKĀ£284.3m25.2x
Sat, 09 Oct 2021UKĀ£7.2bUKĀ£4.9bUKĀ£283.7m23.8x
Mon, 06 Sep 2021UKĀ£8.1bUKĀ£4.9bUKĀ£284.3m28.7x
Wed, 04 Aug 2021UKĀ£7.5bUKĀ£4.9bUKĀ£282.9m28x
Sat, 08 May 2021UKĀ£7.6bUKĀ£4.6bUKĀ£167.6m33.2x
Tue, 09 Feb 2021UKĀ£6.6bUKĀ£4.4bUKĀ£53.4m27.2x
Mon, 02 Nov 2020UKĀ£5.2bUKĀ£4.5bUKĀ£96.2m20.6x
Thu, 06 Aug 2020UKĀ£5.0bUKĀ£4.6bUKĀ£127.2m17.2x
Sun, 10 May 2020UKĀ£5.5bUKĀ£4.9bUKĀ£262.8m20.7x
Sat, 01 Feb 2020UKĀ£7.0bUKĀ£5.1bUKĀ£393.8m17.9x
Tue, 05 Nov 2019UKĀ£6.2bUKĀ£5.3bUKĀ£428.8m14.4x
Fri, 09 Aug 2019UKĀ£6.2bUKĀ£5.2bUKĀ£451.1m14x
Median PE Ratio


Total Market Cap: UKĀ£6.7bTotal Earnings: UKĀ£420.8mTotal Revenue: UKĀ£5.0bTotal Market Cap vs Earnings and Revenue0%0%0%
U.K. Construction Materials Industry Median PE3Y Average 21.1x202020212022
Current Industry PE
  • Investors are more pessimistic on the 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 16.1x which is lower than its 3-year average PE of 21.1x.
Past Earnings Growth
  • The earnings for companies in the Construction Materials industry have remained mostly flat over the last three years.
  • Meanwhile revenues for these companies have grown 3.2% per year.
  • This means that although more sales are being generated, either the cost of doing business or the level of investment back into businesses has increased and as a result, profits have held steady.

Industry Comparison

How does U.K. Construction Materials compare with similar industries?

GB Market1.04%
Basic Materials0.73%
Construction Materials0.73%
Industry PEThere is insufficient data on the sub-industries of this industry.
Forecasted GrowthThere is insufficient data on the sub-industries of this industry.

Top Stock Gainers and Losers

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

CompanyLast Price7D1YValuation
CRH CRHUKĀ£32.894.4%
FORT ForterraUKĀ£2.7716.1%
IBST IbstockUKĀ£1.908.9%
MSLH MarshallsUKĀ£5.413.7%
BREE Breedon GroupUKĀ£0.703.7%
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