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Jamaican (JSE) Food and Staples Retail Industry Analysis

UpdatedDec 02, 2021
DataAggregated Company Financials
  • 7D-0.6%
  • 3M1.1%
  • 1Y47.0%
  • YTD46.2%

Over the last 7 days, the Food and Staples Retail industry has remained flat, although notably Caribbean Producers (Jamaica) gained 3.5%. As for the the longer term, the industry is up 47% over the past 12 months.

Industry Valuation and Performance

Has the Jamaican Food and Staples Retail Industry valuation changed over the past few years?

DateMarket CapRevenueEarningsPE
Sat, 04 Dec 2021JA$140.9bJA$180.8bJA$9.4b17.7x
Mon, 01 Nov 2021JA$142.3bJA$174.2bJA$8.4b15.5x
Wed, 29 Sep 2021JA$135.3bJA$171.7bJA$7.6b14.6x
Fri, 27 Aug 2021JA$140.0bJA$171.5bJA$7.6b14.7x
Sat, 03 Jul 2021JA$134.9bJA$171.5bJA$7.6b14.8x
Tue, 06 Apr 2021JA$125.6bJA$164.6bJA$6.9b16.9x
Fri, 08 Jan 2021JA$92.8bJA$163.5bJA$6.5b16x
Thu, 01 Oct 2020JA$85.6bJA$162.6bJA$6.1b16.8x
Sun, 05 Jul 2020JA$84.5bJA$160.6bJA$5.9b17.3x
Wed, 08 Apr 2020JA$83.0bJA$161.1bJA$6.1b15.3x
Tue, 31 Dec 2019JA$106.7bJA$157.3bJA$5.6b24.4x
Fri, 04 Oct 2019JA$105.0bJA$154.0bJA$6.1b23.6x
Mon, 08 Jul 2019JA$97.8bJA$151.3bJA$5.8b21.9x
Sun, 31 Mar 2019JA$92.2bJA$146.9bJA$5.7b24.9x
Wed, 02 Jan 2019JA$88.1bJA$140.7bJA$6.3b27.4x
PE Ratio


Total Market Cap: JA$88.1bTotal Earnings: JA$6.3bTotal Revenue: JA$140.7b0%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 19.8x. It appears they believe that earnings will grow in-line with historical growth rates.

Past Earnings Growth: The earnings for companies in the Consumer Retailing industry have grown 14% per year over the last three years, and revenues for these companies have grown 8.7% 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 Jamaican Food and Staples Retail industry?

Food Distributors-0.34%
Food Retail-0.63%
Drug Retail-4.32%

Industry PE: Investors are most optimistic about the Food Retail industry even though it's trading below its 3-year average PE ratio of 41.9x. It looks like they are confident that earnings will grow faster in the future than they have historically. Meanwhile, investors are most pessimistic about the Food Distributors industry, which is trading below its 3-year average of 15.2x.

Forecasted Growth: There is insufficient data on the sub-industries of this industry.

Top Stock Gainers and Losers

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

CPJ Caribbean Producers (Jamaica)3.5%+JA$385.0m298.1%PE62.6x
EFRESH Everything Fresh1.0%+JA$7.8m28.9%PS0.6x
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