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U.K. (FTSE) Commodity Chemicals Industry Analysis

UpdatedMay 31, 2023
DataAggregated Company Financials
Companies6
  • 7D-2.4%
  • 3M-12.5%
  • 1Y-33.5%
  • YTD-15.2%

Over the last 7 days, the Commodity Chemicals industry has dropped 2.4%, driven by declines from every company within the industry. However, the industry is down 33% over the past year. As for the next few years, earnings are expected to grow by 40% per annum.

Industry Valuation and Performance

Has the U.K. Commodity Chemicals Industry valuation changed over the past few years?

DateMarket CapRevenueEarningsPEAbsolute PEPS
Wed, 31 May 2023UKĀ£762.2mUKĀ£475.0m-UKĀ£30,347,665.0017.7x-25.1x1.6x
Fri, 28 Apr 2023UKĀ£831.3mUKĀ£475.1m-UKĀ£30,347,578.0018.9x-27.4x1.7x
Sun, 26 Mar 2023UKĀ£748.1mUKĀ£1.1bUKĀ£14.9m34.6x50.1x0.7x
Tue, 21 Feb 2023UKĀ£890.5mUKĀ£1.1bUKĀ£10.7m48.3x83.3x0.8x
Thu, 19 Jan 2023UKĀ£841.5mUKĀ£1.1bUKĀ£10.7m45.5x78.5x0.7x
Sat, 17 Dec 2022UKĀ£864.4mUKĀ£1.1bUKĀ£10.7m46.3x80.8x0.8x
Mon, 14 Nov 2022UKĀ£908.4mUKĀ£1.1bUKĀ£10.7m47.7x85.2x0.8x
Wed, 12 Oct 2022UKĀ£784.6mUKĀ£1.1bUKĀ£10.6m40.7x74.1x0.7x
Fri, 09 Sep 2022UKĀ£784.7mUKĀ£1.1bUKĀ£11.4m40.8x68.9x0.7x
Sun, 07 Aug 2022UKĀ£902.5mUKĀ£1.1bUKĀ£26.5m27.4x34.1x0.8x
Tue, 05 Jul 2022UKĀ£928.8mUKĀ£1.1bUKĀ£26.5m28.7x35x0.9x
Thu, 02 Jun 2022UKĀ£1.1bUKĀ£1.1bUKĀ£26.1m35.1x44x1.1x
Sat, 30 Apr 2022UKĀ£1.2bUKĀ£1.1bUKĀ£26.1m36.4x44.2x1.1x
Mon, 28 Mar 2022UKĀ£1.2bUKĀ£1.1bUKĀ£26.2m37.2x44.6x1.1x
Wed, 23 Feb 2022UKĀ£1.2bUKĀ£1.0bUKĀ£21.1m36.6x54.9x1.1x
Fri, 21 Jan 2022UKĀ£1.3bUKĀ£1.0bUKĀ£21.1m40x62x1.3x
Sun, 19 Dec 2021UKĀ£1.2bUKĀ£1.0bUKĀ£21.1m39.6x58.6x1.2x
Tue, 16 Nov 2021UKĀ£1.2bUKĀ£1.0bUKĀ£21.1m38.3x56.7x1.2x
Thu, 14 Oct 2021UKĀ£1.0bUKĀ£1.0bUKĀ£21.5m31.7x46.8x1x
Sat, 11 Sep 2021UKĀ£1.1bUKĀ£1.0bUKĀ£22.2m35.4x48.3x1x
Mon, 09 Aug 2021UKĀ£1.1bUKĀ£1.0bUKĀ£22.1m36.3x49.7x1.1x
Sun, 02 May 2021UKĀ£1.2bUKĀ£1.0bUKĀ£14.7m54.9x81.1x1.2x
Wed, 03 Feb 2021UKĀ£1.1bUKĀ£984.9mUKĀ£7.3m110.4x150.7x1.1x
Sat, 07 Nov 2020UKĀ£959.4mUKĀ£990.1mUKĀ£11.6m54.8x82.8x1x
Fri, 31 Jul 2020UKĀ£975.4mUKĀ£995.2mUKĀ£15.9m41.8x61.5x1x
Price to Earnings Ratio

31.4x


Total Market Cap: UKĀ£907.5mTotal Earnings: UKĀ£28.9mTotal Revenue: UKĀ£1.0bTotal Market Cap vs Earnings and Revenue0%0%0%
U.K. Commodity Chemicals Industry Price to Earnings3Y Average 80.3x202120222023
Current Industry PE
  • Investors are optimistic on the British Commodity Chemicals industry, and appear confident in long term growth rates.
  • The 3-year average PS ratio of 1.2x is lower than the industry's current PS ratio of 1.6x.
Past Earnings Growth
  • Total earnings for the Commodity Chemicals industry have declined over the last three years, with the industry now making a loss overall.
  • Revenues have also declined 23% per year, which is driving profits down.

Industry Comparison

How does U.K. Commodity Chemicals compare with similar industries?

GB Market-2.80%
Materials-1.98%
Chemicals-4.36%
Commodity Chemicals-2.42%
Fertilizers and Agricultural Chemicals0.26%
Diversified Chemicals0%
Industrial Gases-0.63%
Specialty Chemicals-4.51%
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
ALK Alkemy Capital InvestmentsUKĀ£1.603.2%
+UKĀ£360.0k
23.1%PE-5.4x
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ZTF

UKĀ£3.50

Zotefoams

7D

-6.7%

1Y

11.8%

ITX

UKĀ£0.048

Itaconix

7D

-1.0%

1Y

-2.1%

ESNT

UKĀ£1.83

Essentra

7D

-1.4%

1Y

-42.2%

ALK

UKĀ£1.60

Alkemy Capital Investments

7D

3.2%

1Y

23.1%