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U.K. (FTSE) Telecom Services and Carriers Industry Analysis

UpdatedNov 28, 2021
DataAggregated Company Financials
  • 7D-3.7%
  • 3M-10.9%
  • 1Y22.4%
  • YTD11.0%

Over the last 7 days, the Telecom Services and Carriers industry has dropped 3.7%, driven by a pullback from BT Group of 4.1%. This takes the industry's 12 month performance to a gain of 22%.

Industry Valuation and Performance

Has the U.K. Telecom Services and Carriers Industry valuation changed over the past few years?

DateMarket CapRevenueEarningsPE
Sun, 28 Nov 2021UK£18.7bUK£21.9bUK£1.1b27.3x
Tue, 26 Oct 2021UK£17.3bUK£22.0bUK£1.1b28.3x
Thu, 23 Sep 2021UK£20.1bUK£22.0bUK£1.1b27.6x
Sat, 21 Aug 2021UK£21.5bUK£22.0bUK£1.1b31.1x
Sat, 05 Jun 2021UK£21.4bUK£22.2bUK£1.5b27x
Tue, 09 Mar 2021UK£15.6bUK£22.6bUK£1.5b19.6x
Mon, 30 Nov 2020UK£14.9bUK£22.9bUK£1.4b24.1x
Thu, 03 Sep 2020UK£12.1bUK£23.0bUK£1.7b40.4x
Sun, 07 Jun 2020UK£14.4bUK£23.7bUK£1.6b20.2x
Sat, 29 Feb 2020UK£16.6bUK£23.9bUK£2.0b20x
Tue, 03 Dec 2019UK£21.6bUK£24.1bUK£2.2b21.6x
Fri, 06 Sep 2019UK£17.6bUK£23.8bUK£2.2b21.9x
Mon, 10 Jun 2019UK£20.6bUK£23.9bUK£2.2b28x
Sun, 03 Mar 2019UK£22.4bUK£24.0bUK£2.4b26.9x
Wed, 05 Dec 2018UK£26.9bUK£24.0bUK£2.3b17.1x
PE Ratio


Total Market Cap: UK£26.9bTotal Earnings: UK£2.3bTotal Revenue: UK£24.0b0%0%0%3 Year10 Year

Current Industry PE: Investors are relatively neutral on the industry at the moment, considering it's trading close to its 3-year average PE ratio of 24.6x. It appears they believe that earnings will grow in-line with historical growth rates.

Past Earnings Growth: The earnings for companies in the Telecom industry have declined 22% per year over the last three years, and revenues have also declined 2.9% per year. This means overall sales from these companies are declining and profits are subsequently falling as well.

Industry Trends

Which industries have driven the changes within the U.K. Telecom Services and Carriers industry?

Integrated Telecom Services-3.50%
Alternative Carriers-5.91%

Industry PE: Investors are most optimistic about the Integrated Telecom Services industry which is trading above its 3-year average PE ratio of 23.0x. This is likely because analysts are expecting annual earnings growth of 11%, which is higher than its past year's earnings decline of 31% per year. Meanwhile, investors are most pessimistic about the Alternative Carriers industry, which is trading below its 3-year average of 30.3x.

Forecasted Growth: Analysts are most optimistic on the Integrated Telecom Services industry, expecting annual earnings growth of 11% over the next 5 years. This is better than its past earnings decline of 31% per year. Meanwhile, the Alternative Carriers industry is expected to see its earnings grow by 6.7% per year over the next few years.

Top Stock Gainers and Losers

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

HTWS Helios Towers2.6%+UK£43.9m9.2%PE693.3x
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