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U.K. (FTSE) Steel Industry Analysis

UpdatedMay 26, 2022
DataAggregated Company Financials
  • 7D3.7%
  • 3M-16.6%
  • 1Y-69.9%
  • YTD-65.3%

Over the last 7 days, the Steel industry has risen 3.7%, driven by gains from Hill & Smith Holdings of 9.2%. However, the industry is down 70% over the past year. Earnings are forecast to grow by 6.2% annually.

Industry Valuation and Performance

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

DateMarket CapRevenueEarningsPE
Sat, 28 May 2022UK£4.4bUK£29.9bUK£8.5b11.5x
Mon, 25 Apr 2022UK£11.6bUK£29.6bUK£8.4b13.4x
Wed, 23 Mar 2022UK£4.8bUK£40.7bUK£12.5b1.2x
Fri, 18 Feb 2022UK£44.0bUK£36.9bUK£10.4b5.1x
Sun, 16 Jan 2022UK£45.7bUK£34.7bUK£9.7b7.5x
Tue, 14 Dec 2021UK£46.3bUK£35.0bUK£9.7b7.4x
Thu, 11 Nov 2021UK£51.1bUK£34.8bUK£9.7b7.8x
Sat, 09 Oct 2021UK£49.3bUK£31.0bUK£7.3b7.7x
Mon, 06 Sep 2021UK£51.3bUK£30.9bUK£7.3b7.9x
Wed, 04 Aug 2021UK£54.4bUK£30.9bUK£7.3b8.2x
Sat, 08 May 2021UK£54.1bUK£26.9bUK£4.8b12.2x
Tue, 09 Feb 2021UK£41.1bUK£25.4bUK£3.3b13.5x
Mon, 02 Nov 2020UK£32.9bUK£26.2bUK£2.8b15.9x
Thu, 06 Aug 2020UK£28.4bUK£27.6bUK£3.0b11.5x
Sun, 10 May 2020UK£26.2bUK£29.3bUK£3.4b9.8x
Sat, 01 Feb 2020UK£32.2bUK£29.9bUK£3.8b10.2x
Tue, 05 Nov 2019UK£30.7bUK£31.9bUK£4.9b6.9x
Fri, 09 Aug 2019UK£40.0bUK£32.3bUK£5.6b7.7x
Median PE Ratio


Total Market Cap: UK£40.3bTotal Earnings: UK£6.1bTotal Revenue: UK£32.4bTotal Market Cap vs Earnings and Revenue0%0%0%
U.K. Steel Industry Median PE3Y Average 9.9x202020212022
Current Industry PE
  • Investors are relatively neutral on the 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 9.9x.
Past Earnings Growth
  • The earnings for companies in the Steel industry have grown 12% per year over the last three years.
  • Meanwhile revenues for these companies have declined 2.6% per year.
  • This means that less sales are being generated overall, but since cost of doing business is lower, profits have been increasing.

Industry Comparison

How does U.K. Steel compare with similar industries?

GB Market1.04%
Metals and Mining5.22%
Precious Metals and Minerals5.59%
Diversified Metals and Mining5.57%
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
HILS Hill & Smith HoldingsUK£14.488.4%
FXPO FerrexpoUK£1.762.8%
BEN Bens Creek GroupUK£0.868.9%
ALL Atlantic LithiumUK£0.499.2%
BMN Bushveld MineralsUK£0.0921.9%
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