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Japanese (NIKKEI) Commodity Chemicals Industry Analysis

UpdatedMay 21, 2022
DataAggregated Company Financials
Companies70
  • 7D0.4%
  • 3M-4.5%
  • 1Y-9.8%
  • YTD-5.5%

Over the last 7 days, the Commodity Chemicals industry has dropped 2.1%, driven by a pullback from Asahi Kasei of 3.2%. The industry has fallen 12% in the last year. Looking forward, earnings are forecast to grow by 6.7% annually.

Industry Valuation and Performance

Has the Japanese Commodity Chemicals Industry valuation changed over the past few years?

DateMarket CapRevenueEarningsPE
Sat, 21 May 2022JP¥7.4tJP¥14.2tJP¥821.6b8.5x
Mon, 18 Apr 2022JP¥7.3tJP¥13.9tJP¥815.9b8.5x
Wed, 16 Mar 2022JP¥7.2tJP¥13.9tJP¥815.8b8.8x
Fri, 11 Feb 2022JP¥7.9tJP¥13.9tJP¥799.8b10.1x
Sun, 09 Jan 2022JP¥7.9tJP¥13.4tJP¥754.8b10.1x
Tue, 07 Dec 2021JP¥7.7tJP¥13.4tJP¥754.8b9.5x
Thu, 04 Nov 2021JP¥8.2tJP¥12.9tJP¥628.9b11.1x
Sat, 02 Oct 2021JP¥8.2tJP¥12.9tJP¥620.1b11.8x
Mon, 30 Aug 2021JP¥8.2tJP¥12.9tJP¥620.5b11.7x
Tue, 06 Jul 2021JP¥8.2tJP¥12.9tJP¥620.3b10.6x
Fri, 09 Apr 2021JP¥8.6tJP¥12.2tJP¥435.6b13.7x
Thu, 31 Dec 2020JP¥7.4tJP¥12.1tJP¥379.3b15.2x
Sun, 04 Oct 2020JP¥6.4tJP¥12.1tJP¥354.8b13.9x
Wed, 08 Jul 2020JP¥6.2tJP¥12.5tJP¥411.4b13x
Tue, 31 Mar 2020JP¥5.6tJP¥13.0tJP¥501.9b10.5x
Fri, 03 Jan 2020JP¥7.8tJP¥13.3tJP¥584.9b13.4x
Mon, 07 Oct 2019JP¥7.3tJP¥13.6tJP¥612.3b11x
Sun, 30 Jun 2019JP¥7.6tJP¥13.7tJP¥654.8b10.8x
Median PE Ratio

10x


Total Market Cap: JP¥7.1tTotal Earnings: JP¥735.9bTotal Revenue: JP¥13.7tTotal Market Cap vs Earnings and Revenue0%0%0%
Japanese Commodity Chemicals Industry Median PE3Y Average 11.9x202020212022
Current Industry PE
  • Investors are relatively neutral on the industry at the moment, indicating that they anticipate long term growth rates to remain steady.
  • The industry is trading close to its 3-year average PE ratio of 11.9x.
Past Earnings Growth
  • The earnings for companies in the Commodity Chemicals industry have grown 4.3% 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 Comparison

How does Japanese Commodity Chemicals compare with similar industries?

JP Market0.71%
Materials0.31%
Chemicals-0.37%
Commodity Chemicals0.40%
Fertilizers and Agricultural Chemicals5.74%
Specialty Chemicals-0.48%
Diversified Chemicals-1.16%
Industrial Gases-1.34%
Industry PEThere is insufficient data on the sub-industries of this industry.
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
4042 TosohJP¥1.96k4.6%
+JP¥27.4b
0.9%PS5.8x
3407 Asahi KaseiJP¥1.05k1.9%
+JP¥27.1b
-13.9%PS9x
6619 W-SCOPEJP¥1.21k22.3%
+JP¥12.0b
75.3%PS2x
4023 KurehaJP¥9.73k4.0%
+JP¥7.2b
50.2%PS13.4x
7970 Shin-Etsu PolymerLtdJP¥1.09k5.9%
+JP¥4.9b
3.4%PS14x
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