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U.K. (FTSE) Electric Utilities Industry Analysis

UpdatedJan 31, 2023
DataAggregated Company Financials
Companies4
  • 7D0.2%
  • 3M10.5%
  • 1Y9.3%
  • YTD4.4%

The Electric Utilities industry has stayed flat over the last week. As for the the longer term, the industry is up 9.4% over the past 12 months. Earnings are forecast to grow by 2.8% annually.

Industry Valuation and Performance

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

DateMarket CapRevenueEarningsPEAbsolute PEPS
Tue, 31 Jan 2023UK£18.8bUK£10.9bUK£1.0b18.1x18.1x1.7x
Thu, 29 Dec 2022UK£18.6bUK£10.9bUK£1.0b17.9x17.9x1.7x
Sat, 26 Nov 2022UK£18.7bUK£10.9bUK£1.0b11.9x17.8x1.7x
Mon, 24 Oct 2022UK£15.8bUK£8.8bUK£2.6b6.1x6.1x1.8x
Wed, 21 Sep 2022UK£18.3bUK£8.8bUK£2.6b7.1x7.1x2.1x
Fri, 19 Aug 2022UK£19.7bUK£8.8bUK£2.6b7.6x7.7x2.2x
Sun, 17 Jul 2022UK£18.8bUK£8.8bUK£2.6b7.3x7.3x2.1x
Tue, 14 Jun 2022UK£18.3bUK£8.8bUK£2.6b7.1x7.1x2.1x
Thu, 12 May 2022UK£19.7bUK£7.8bUK£2.7b7.3x7.3x2.5x
Sat, 09 Apr 2022UK£19.5bUK£7.8bUK£2.7b7.2x7.2x2.5x
Mon, 07 Mar 2022UK£17.1bUK£7.8bUK£2.7b6.3x6.3x2.2x
Wed, 02 Feb 2022UK£17.1bUK£7.8bUK£2.7b6.7x6.3x2.2x
Fri, 31 Dec 2021UK£17.7bUK£7.8bUK£2.7b7.3x6.6x2.3x
Sun, 28 Nov 2021UK£16.8bUK£7.8bUK£2.7b6.2x6.2x2.2x
Tue, 26 Oct 2021UK£17.3bUK£7.0bUK£2.3b7.6x7.6x2.5x
Thu, 23 Sep 2021UK£17.4bUK£7.1bUK£2.3b7.6x7.6x2.5x
Sat, 21 Aug 2021UK£17.5bUK£7.1bUK£2.3b7.7x7.7x2.5x
Sat, 05 Jun 2021UK£16.2bUK£7.1bUK£2.3b7.1x7.1x2.3x
Tue, 09 Mar 2021UK£13.9bUK£6.9bUK£1.7b8.3x8.3x2x
Mon, 30 Nov 2020UK£14.1bUK£6.8bUK£1.1b13.1x13x2.1x
Thu, 03 Sep 2020UK£13.2bUK£6.9bUK£763.7m12.2x17.3x1.9x
Sun, 07 Jun 2020UK£13.1bUK£7.1bUK£442.4m11.9x29.5x1.8x
Sat, 29 Feb 2020UK£15.9bUK£7.2bUK£1.0b11.3x15.4x2.2x
Price to Earnings Ratio

15.1x


Total Market Cap: UK£15.7bTotal Earnings: UK£1.0bTotal Revenue: UK£7.2bTotal Market Cap vs Earnings and Revenue0%0%0%
U.K. Electric Utilities Industry Price to Earnings3Y Average 11.5x202120222023
Current Industry PE
  • Investors are optimistic on the British Electric Utilities industry, and appear confident in long term growth rates.
  • The industry is trading at a PE ratio of 18.1x which is higher than its 3-year average PE of 11.6x.
  • The 3-year average PS ratio of 2.1x is higher than the industry's current PS ratio of 1.7x.
Past Earnings Growth
  • The earnings for companies in the Electric Utilities industry have remained mostly flat over the last three years.
  • Meanwhile revenues for these companies have grown 15% 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. Electric Utilities compare with similar industries?

GB Market0.005%
Utilities0.50%
Electric Utilities0.19%
Electric Utilities0.19%
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
JEL Jersey ElectricityUK£5.051.2%
+UK£1.8m
-17.9%PE18.6x
OPG OPG Power VenturesUK£0.0610.8%
+UK£200.4k
-41.2%PE6.6x
MAST MAST Energy DevelopmentsUK£0.023.9%
+UK£163.1k
-68.0%PS14.1x
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SSE

UK£17.24

SSE

7D

-0.5%

1Y

8.5%

MAST

UK£0.02

MAST Energy Developments

7D

3.9%

1Y

-68.0%

OPG

UK£0.061

OPG Power Ventures

7D

0.8%

1Y

-41.2%