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Sri Lankan (CSE) Industrials Sector Analysis

UpdatedNov 28, 2021
DataAggregated Company Financials
  • 7D8.8%
  • 3M32.3%
  • 1Y141.8%
  • YTD119.4%

Over the last 7 days, the Industrials industry has risen 8.8%, driven by gains from Expolanka Holdings of 13%. This takes the industry's 12 month performance to a gain of 142%.

Sector Valuation and Performance

Has the Sri Lankan Industrials Sector valuation changed over the past few years?

DateMarket CapRevenueEarningsPE
Tue, 30 Nov 2021LK₨1.3tLK₨1.5tLK₨93.5b9.7x
Thu, 28 Oct 2021LK₨1.2tLK₨1.4tLK₨75.0b9.5x
Sat, 25 Sep 2021LK₨992.9bLK₨1.3tLK₨74.3b8.9x
Mon, 23 Aug 2021LK₨857.3bLK₨1.3tLK₨74.3b9.2x
Sat, 10 Jul 2021LK₨683.9bLK₨1.3tLK₨74.3b7.8x
Fri, 02 Apr 2021LK₨650.4bLK₨1.2tLK₨57.1b8.4x
Mon, 04 Jan 2021LK₨569.6bLK₨1.1tLK₨31.4b9.8x
Thu, 08 Oct 2020LK₨443.1bLK₨1.0tLK₨21.8b11.7x
Wed, 01 Jul 2020LK₨352.0bLK₨972.1bLK₨11.1b13.5x
Sat, 04 Apr 2020LK₨309.3bLK₨999.5bLK₨17.9b8.9x
Tue, 07 Jan 2020LK₨460.2bLK₨1.0tLK₨26.8b7.2x
Mon, 30 Sep 2019LK₨415.8bLK₨1.0tLK₨29.4b7x
Thu, 04 Jul 2019LK₨376.3bLK₨1.0tLK₨34.4b6.7x
Sun, 07 Apr 2019LK₨404.0bLK₨1.0tLK₨35.1b7x
Wed, 09 Jan 2019LK₨451.4bLK₨1.0tLK₨41.9b8.2x
PE Ratio


Total Market Cap: LK₨453.7bTotal Earnings: LK₨37.3bTotal Revenue: LK₨982.1b0%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 9.2x. It appears they believe that earnings will grow in-line with historical growth rates.

Past Earnings Growth: The earnings for companies in the Industrials industry have grown 36% per year over the last three years, and revenues for these companies have grown 16% 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 Sri Lankan Industrials sector?

Trade Distributors23.97%
Commercial Services15.08%
Marine and Shipping0%

Industry PE: Investors are most optimistic about the Logistics industry even though it's trading below its 3-year average PE ratio of 123x. 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 Marine and Shipping industry. Although, investor sentiment seems to have improved given its trading above its 3-year average of 0.071x.

Forecasted Growth: Analysts are most optimistic on the Industrials industry, expecting annual earnings growth of 25% over the next 5 years. However this is lower than its past earnings growth rate of 105% per year.

Top Stock Gainers and Losers

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

EXPO.N0000 Expolanka Holdings13.3%+LK₨60.6b883.2%PE19.2x
RCL.N0000 Royal Ceramics Lanka15.3%+LK₨9.4b311.2%PE8.1x
BRWN.N0000 Brown15.1%+LK₨6.9b238.7%PS1.4x
HAYL.N0000 Hayleys9.0%+LK₨6.5b170.8%PE7x
VONE.N0000 Vallibel One8.0%+LK₨5.7b174.4%PE7.9x
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