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Hong Kong (HSI) Water Utilities Industry Analysis

UpdatedDec 07, 2021
DataAggregated Company Financials
  • 7D-1.9%
  • 3M-8.8%
  • 1Y-11.4%
  • YTD-17.4%

Over the last 7 days, the Water Utilities industry has dropped 1.9%, driven by a pullback from Guangdong Investment of 3.4%. However, the industry is down 11% over the past year.

Industry Valuation and Performance

Has the Hong Kong Water Utilities Industry valuation changed over the past few years?

DateMarket CapRevenueEarningsPE
Thu, 09 Dec 2021HK$118.0bHK$91.5bHK$13.5b4.3x
Sat, 06 Nov 2021HK$114.7bHK$90.1bHK$13.3b4.5x
Mon, 04 Oct 2021HK$121.0bHK$88.0bHK$12.8b4.8x
Wed, 01 Sep 2021HK$125.7bHK$88.4bHK$12.8b5.3x
Thu, 08 Jul 2021HK$121.9bHK$88.4bHK$12.8b5.2x
Wed, 31 Mar 2021HK$131.9bHK$86.3bHK$12.6b5.4x
Sat, 02 Jan 2021HK$141.2bHK$81.9bHK$12.1b5.1x
Tue, 06 Oct 2020HK$128.4bHK$77.5bHK$12.1b6.9x
Fri, 10 Jul 2020HK$135.1bHK$74.7bHK$12.1b5.9x
Thu, 02 Apr 2020HK$146.6bHK$71.6bHK$12.6b6.5x
Sun, 05 Jan 2020HK$166.3bHK$72.1bHK$13.4b5.8x
Wed, 09 Oct 2019HK$159.4bHK$66.5bHK$12.6b6.7x
Tue, 02 Jul 2019HK$170.6bHK$64.8bHK$12.7b7.5x
Fri, 05 Apr 2019HK$172.8bHK$63.1bHK$12.6b8.2x
Mon, 07 Jan 2019HK$161.1bHK$61.1bHK$12.0b7.6x
PE Ratio


Total Market Cap: HK$161.1bTotal Earnings: HK$12.0bTotal Revenue: HK$61.1b0%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 6.3x. It appears they believe that earnings will grow in-line with historical growth rates.

Past Earnings Growth: The earnings for companies in the Water Utilities industry have grown 4.0% per year over the last three years, and revenues for these companies have grown 14% per year. This means that more sales are being generated by these companies overall, and subsequently their profits are increasing too.

Industry Trends

Which industries have driven the changes within the Hong Kong Water Utilities industry?


Industry PE: Investors are most optimistic about the Water industry even though it's trading below its 3-year average PE ratio of 6.3x. However analysts are expecting annual earnings growth of 6.6%, which is lower than the prior year's growth of 17% per year. So the market might believe that analysts are underestimating future growth.

Forecasted Growth: Analysts are most optimistic on the Water industry, expecting annual earnings growth of 6.6% over the next 5 years. However this is lower than its past earnings growth rate of 17% per year.

Top Stock Gainers and Losers

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

371 Beijing Enterprises Water Group0.7%+HK$202.7m-4.5%PE7x
1395 ELL Environmental Holdings15.2%+HK$18.8m53.6%PS2.2x
646 China Environmental Technology Holdings8.8%+HK$5.5m-26.2%PS1.2x
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