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Jamaican (JSE) Telecom Sector Analysis

UpdatedNov 28, 2022
DataAggregated Company Financials
  • 7D1.4%
  • 3M-8.2%
  • 1Y-22.8%
  • YTD-27.6%

The Telecom industry is up 1.4% in the last week, with Main Event Entertainment Group up 17%. However, the industry is down 23% over the past year.

Sector Valuation and Performance

Has the Jamaican Telecom Sector valuation changed over the past few years?

DateMarket CapRevenueEarningsPEAbsolute PEPS
Tue, 29 Nov 2022JA$31.0bJA$9.6bJA$2.0b21.3x15.7x3.2x
Thu, 27 Oct 2022JA$31.5bJA$9.8bJA$2.0b19.7x15.9x3.2x
Sat, 24 Sep 2022JA$37.4bJA$10.0bJA$2.1b18.9x17.7x3.8x
Mon, 22 Aug 2022JA$34.4bJA$9.3bJA$1.9b17.3x18.2x3.7x
Wed, 20 Jul 2022JA$38.1bJA$9.3bJA$1.9b20.5x20.2x4.1x
Fri, 17 Jun 2022JA$33.4bJA$9.0bJA$1.8b17.8x18.3x3.7x
Sun, 15 May 2022JA$39.5bJA$8.9bJA$1.8b22.4x22.3x4.5x
Tue, 12 Apr 2022JA$42.6bJA$8.8bJA$1.8b21.2x23.7x4.9x
Thu, 10 Mar 2022JA$38.8bJA$8.7bJA$1.7b19.5x22.3x4.4x
Sat, 05 Feb 2022JA$42.7bJA$8.7bJA$1.7b23.9x24.5x4.9x
Mon, 03 Jan 2022JA$42.4bJA$8.7bJA$1.7b21x24.2x4.9x
Wed, 01 Dec 2021JA$40.4bJA$8.6bJA$1.7b21.6x23.2x4.7x
Fri, 29 Oct 2021JA$41.0bJA$8.3bJA$1.6b20.6x26.4x4.9x
Sun, 26 Sep 2021JA$46.6bJA$8.3bJA$1.6b22.2x30x5.6x
Tue, 24 Aug 2021JA$35.0bJA$7.9bJA$1.4b19.5x25.3x4.5x
Wed, 30 Jun 2021JA$37.1bJA$7.9bJA$1.4b20.3x26.9x4.7x
Sat, 03 Apr 2021JA$36.8bJA$7.7bJA$970.7m20.4x37.9x4.8x
Tue, 05 Jan 2021JA$39.5bJA$8.0bJA$791.6m31.6x50x4.9x
Fri, 09 Oct 2020JA$40.9bJA$8.6bJA$775.0m27.8x52.8x4.7x
Thu, 02 Jul 2020JA$30.9bJA$9.4bJA$937.7m24.2x32.9x3.3x
Sun, 05 Apr 2020JA$32.8bJA$10.2bJA$1.3b19.7x24.9x3.2x
Wed, 08 Jan 2020JA$21.7bJA$10.0bJA$1.3b29.9x17.2x2.2x
Price to Earnings Ratio


Total Market Cap: JA$17.1bTotal Earnings: JA$1.1bTotal Revenue: JA$9.2bTotal Market Cap vs Earnings and Revenue0%0%0%
Jamaican Telecom Sector Price to Earnings3Y Average 29.4x202020212022
Current Industry PE
  • Investors are pessimistic on the Jamaican Communication Services industry, indicating that they anticipate long term growth rates will be lower than they have historically.
  • The industry is trading at a PE ratio of 15.7x which is lower than its 3-year average PE of 29.4x.
  • The 3-year average PS ratio of 4.1x is higher than the industry's current PS ratio of 3.2x.
Past Earnings Growth
  • The earnings for companies in the Communication Services industry have grown 22% per year over the last three years, while revenues have remained mostly flat.
  • This means that companies overall are more efficiently conducting business since profits are increasing while sales have been flat.

Industry Trends

Which industries have driven the changes within the Jamaican Telecom sector?

JM Market0.35%
Interactive Media and Services0%
Telecom Services and Carriers0%
Wireless Telecom0%
Industry PE
  • Investors are most optimistic about the Media industry even though it's trading below its 3-year average PE ratio of 47.2x.
    • It looks like they are confident that earnings will grow faster in the future than they have historically.
  • Investors are most pessimistic about the Entertainment industry, which is trading below its 3-year average of 28.4x.
Forecasted GrowthThere 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?

CompanyLast Price7D1YValuation
PULS Pulse InvestmentsJA$3.033.8%
RJR Radio JamaicaJA$1.973.1%
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