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Japanese (NIKKEI) Diversified Chemicals Industry Analysis

UpdatedMay 21, 2022
DataAggregated Company Financials
Companies22
  • 7D-1.2%
  • 3M-3.1%
  • 1Y-9.4%
  • YTD-4.4%

Over the last 7 days, the Diversified Chemicals industry has dropped 1.2%, driven by a pullback from Sumitomo Chemical Company of 7.9%. However, the industry is down 9.4% over the past year. Earnings are forecast to grow by 5.0% annually.

Industry Valuation and Performance

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

DateMarket CapRevenueEarningsPE
Sat, 21 May 2022JP¥5.2tJP¥11.2tJP¥568.5b8.6x
Mon, 18 Apr 2022JP¥5.2tJP¥10.9tJP¥550.2b8.4x
Wed, 16 Mar 2022JP¥5.1tJP¥10.9tJP¥550.2b9.1x
Fri, 11 Feb 2022JP¥5.5tJP¥10.9tJP¥530.1b8.8x
Sun, 09 Jan 2022JP¥5.5tJP¥10.5tJP¥474.2b9.3x
Tue, 07 Dec 2021JP¥5.3tJP¥10.5tJP¥474.2b9x
Thu, 04 Nov 2021JP¥5.7tJP¥10.2tJP¥350.0b11.6x
Sat, 02 Oct 2021JP¥5.7tJP¥10.1tJP¥298.4b12x
Mon, 30 Aug 2021JP¥5.5tJP¥10.1tJP¥298.8b11.8x
Tue, 06 Jul 2021JP¥5.6tJP¥10.1tJP¥298.8b11.7x
Fri, 09 Apr 2021JP¥5.6tJP¥9.4tJP¥138.0b14.7x
Thu, 31 Dec 2020JP¥4.8tJP¥9.1tJP¥19.3b17.1x
Sun, 04 Oct 2020JP¥4.2tJP¥9.0t-JP¥22,836,783,000.0018x
Wed, 08 Jul 2020JP¥4.2tJP¥9.1tJP¥98.0b15.4x
Tue, 31 Mar 2020JP¥3.7tJP¥9.5tJP¥250.2b11.7x
Fri, 03 Jan 2020JP¥4.9tJP¥9.8tJP¥342.1b15.5x
Mon, 07 Oct 2019JP¥4.6tJP¥10.1tJP¥466.0b12x
Sun, 30 Jun 2019JP¥4.8tJP¥10.2tJP¥566.5b10.4x
Median PE Ratio

8.6x


Total Market Cap: JP¥4.5tTotal Earnings: JP¥630.5bTotal Revenue: JP¥10.3tTotal Market Cap vs Earnings and Revenue0%0%0%
Japanese Diversified Chemicals Industry Median PE3Y Average 12.8x202020212022
Current Industry PE
  • Investors are more pessimistic on the 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 8.6x which is lower than its 3-year average PE of 12.9x.
Past Earnings Growth
  • The earnings for companies in the Diversified Chemicals industry have declined 3.4% per year over the last three years.
  • Meanwhile revenues for these companies have grown 2.8% 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 Comparison

How does Japanese Diversified Chemicals compare with similar industries?

JP Market0.71%
Materials0.31%
Chemicals-0.37%
Diversified Chemicals-1.16%
Fertilizers and Agricultural Chemicals5.74%
Commodity Chemicals0.40%
Specialty Chemicals-0.48%
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
4188 Mitsubishi Chemical HoldingsJP¥777.501.3%
+JP¥14.2b
-11.9%PS6.2x
4021 Nissan ChemicalJP¥7.20k1.4%
+JP¥14.2b
23.5%PS26.3x
4004 Showa Denko K.KJP¥2.42k2.1%
+JP¥8.9b
-29.1%PS0.3x
4041 Nippon SodaJP¥3.91k2.2%
+JP¥2.4b
12.2%PS8.6x
4208 UBEJP¥2.01k1.0%
+JP¥1.8b
-13.2%PS8x
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