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Italian (Borsa Italiana) Food Industry Analysis

UpdatedNov 28, 2022
DataAggregated Company Financials
  • 7D-1.3%
  • 3M-0.7%
  • 1Y-6.2%
  • YTD-9.2%

Over the last 7 days, the Food industry has dropped 1.3%, driven by a pullback from B.F of 1.3%. The industry has fallen 6.2% in the last year. Looking forward, earnings are forecast to grow by 49% annually.

Industry Valuation and Performance

Has the Italian Food Industry valuation changed over the past few years?

DateMarket CapRevenueEarningsPEAbsolute PEPS
Mon, 28 Nov 2022€1.0b€1.8b€499.3k16.6x2101.5x0.6x
Wed, 26 Oct 2022€1.0b€1.7b€4.8m63.7x208.7x0.6x
Fri, 23 Sep 2022€1.0b€1.3b€5.3m75.2x195.8x0.8x
Sun, 21 Aug 2022€1.1b€1.3b€13.3m18.8x79.3x0.8x
Tue, 19 Jul 2022€1.1b€1.3b€13.3m19.1x79.5x0.8x
Thu, 16 Jun 2022€1.6b€2.2b€67.3m17.1x23.3x0.7x
Sat, 14 May 2022€1.6b€2.1b€61.3m16.7x25.5x0.7x
Mon, 11 Apr 2022€1.6b€1.9b€62.0m19x25.4x0.8x
Wed, 09 Mar 2022€1.6b€1.8b€91.2m15.7x17.2x0.9x
Fri, 04 Feb 2022€1.7b€1.8b€91.3m18.2x18.2x0.9x
Sun, 02 Jan 2022€1.6b€1.8b€91.3m18x17.8x0.9x
Tue, 30 Nov 2021€1.6b€1.8b€91.3m17.3x17.4x0.9x
Thu, 28 Oct 2021€1.6b€1.7b€85.5m16.5x18.9x0.9x
Sat, 25 Sep 2021€1.7b€1.7b€86.5m17x19.9x1x
Mon, 23 Aug 2021€1.7b€1.8b€103.7m10.9x16.2x1x
Sat, 10 Jul 2021€1.7b€1.8b€103.7m11.4x16.7x1x
Fri, 02 Apr 2021€1.7b€1.8b€103.6m10.7x16.6x1x
Mon, 04 Jan 2021€1.5b€1.7b€107.3m8.5x13.8x0.9x
Thu, 08 Oct 2020€1.4b€1.6b€84.2m17.5x16.4x0.8x
Wed, 01 Jul 2020€1.3b€1.5b€79.4m11.9x16.9x0.9x
Sat, 04 Apr 2020€1.2b€1.4b€45.9m15.9x27.1x0.9x
Tue, 07 Jan 2020€1.3b€1.4b€30.9m20.8x41.8x0.9x
Price to Earnings Ratio


Total Market Cap: €1.2bTotal Earnings: €36.6mTotal Revenue: €1.3bTotal Market Cap vs Earnings and Revenue0%0%0%
Italian Food Industry Price to Earnings3Y Average 60.5x202020212022
Current Industry PE
  • Investors are optimistic on the Italian Food industry, and appear confident in long term growth rates.
  • The industry is trading at a PE ratio of 2kx which is higher than its 3-year average PE of 58.7x.
  • The industry is trading close to its 3-year average PS ratio of 0.87x.
Past Earnings Growth
  • The earnings for companies in the Food industry have declined 76% per year over the last three years.
  • Meanwhile revenues for these companies have grown 10% 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, which has decreased profits.

Industry Trends

Which industries have driven the changes within the Italian Consumer Staples industry?

IT Market0.045%
Consumer Staples1.48%
Agricultural Products-1.28%
Packaged Foods and Meats-1.40%
Industry PE
  • Investors are most optimistic about the Packaged Foods and Meats industry which is trading above its 3-year average PE ratio of 18.2x.
    • Analysts are expecting annual earnings growth of 49.2%, which is higher than its past year's earnings decline of 17.9% per year.
Forecasted Growth
  • Analysts are most optimistic on the Packaged Foods and Meats industry, expecting annual earnings growth of 49% over the next 5 years.
  • This is better than its past earnings decline of 18% per year.
  • In contrast, the Packaged Foods and Meats industry is expected to see its earnings grow by 49% per year over the next few years.

Top Stock Gainers and Losers

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

CompanyLast Price7D1YValuation
VLS Valsoia€9.880.4%
Simply Wall St
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