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Indian (NIFTY) Basic Materials Industry Analysis

UpdatedNov 27, 2021
DataAggregated Company Financials
  • 7D-4.9%
  • 3M-1.2%
  • 1Y46.6%
  • YTD40.6%

Over the last 7 days, the Basic Materials industry has dropped 4.9%, driven by a decline by UltraTech Cement of 4.8%. This takes the industry's 12 month performance to a gain of 47%.

Industry Valuation and Performance

Has the Indian Basic Materials Industry valuation changed over the past few years?

DateMarket CapRevenueEarningsPE
Sat, 27 Nov 2021₹7.1t₹2.9t₹283.4b16.2x
Mon, 25 Oct 2021₹7.1t₹2.8t₹277.2b16.8x
Wed, 22 Sep 2021₹7.4t₹2.8t₹274.9b16.8x
Fri, 20 Aug 2021₹6.9t₹2.7t₹273.1b17.2x
Fri, 04 Jun 2021₹6.4t₹2.5t₹229.9b19.9x
Mon, 08 Mar 2021₹5.6t₹2.3t₹212.8b14.4x
Thu, 10 Dec 2020₹4.7t₹2.2t₹180.3b14.8x
Wed, 02 Sep 2020₹3.8t₹2.2t₹166.7b19.5x
Sat, 06 Jun 2020₹3.5t₹2.4t₹190.5b11.4x
Tue, 10 Mar 2020₹4.0t₹2.4t₹175.2b12.3x
Mon, 02 Dec 2019₹4.0t₹2.4t₹177.8b15x
Thu, 05 Sep 2019₹3.7t₹2.4t₹137.0b18.4x
Sun, 09 Jun 2019₹4.4t₹2.4t₹119.2b28.4x
Sat, 02 Mar 2019₹3.7t₹2.2t₹106.6b18.2x
Tue, 04 Dec 2018₹3.6t₹2.1t₹89.6b19.6x
PE Ratio


Total Market Cap: ₹3.6tTotal Earnings: ₹89.6bTotal Revenue: ₹2.1t0%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 16.9x. It appears they believe that earnings will grow in-line with historical growth rates.

Past Earnings Growth: The earnings for companies in the Basic Materials industry have grown 47% per year over the last three years, and revenues for these companies have grown 11% 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 Indian Basic Materials industry?

Construction Materials-4.94%

Industry PE: Investors are most optimistic about the Construction Materials industry, which is trading close to its 3-year average PE ratio of 16.9x. However analysts are expecting annual earnings growth of 17%, which is lower than the prior year's growth of 80% per year. So the market might believe that analysts are underestimating future growth.

Forecasted Growth: Analysts are most optimistic on the Construction Materials industry, expecting annual earnings growth of 17% over the next 5 years. However this is lower than its past earnings growth rate of 80% per year.

Top Stock Gainers and Losers

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

543334 Nuvoco Vistas0.9%+₹1.6bn/aPE108.8x
IFGLEXPOR IFGL Refractories6.7%+₹673.9m70.2%PE14.8x
502175 Saurashtra Cement6.8%+₹325.9m59.6%PE8.9x
502015 ASI Industries5.2%+₹64.0m20.0%PE27.7x
526705 Elegant Marbles and Grani Industries9.1%+₹38.6m76.5%PE35.5x
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