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Sri Lankan (CSE) Industrials Sector Analysis

UpdatedNov 29, 2022
DataAggregated Company Financials
Companies35
  • 7D18.2%
  • 3M-9.5%
  • 1Y-26.5%
  • YTD-43.3%

The Industrials industry is up 18% in the last week, with Expolanka Holdings up 46%. In contrast, the industry has lost 26% in the last 12 months. As for the next few years, earnings are expected to grow by 15% per annum.

Sector Valuation and Performance

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

DateMarket CapRevenueEarningsPEAbsolute PEPS
Tue, 29 Nov 2022LK₨951.5bLK₨2.5tLK₨251.9b4.3x3.8x0.4x
Thu, 27 Oct 2022LK₨927.8bLK₨2.4tLK₨249.5b4.9x3.7x0.4x
Sat, 24 Sep 2022LK₨1.2tLK₨2.4tLK₨249.5b5.2x4.7x0.5x
Mon, 22 Aug 2022LK₨1.1tLK₨2.4tLK₨249.5b4.8x4.3x0.5x
Wed, 20 Jul 2022LK₨846.6bLK₨2.1tLK₨197.1b4.4x4.3x0.4x
Fri, 17 Jun 2022LK₨853.1bLK₨2.1tLK₨196.7b4.3x4.3x0.4x
Sun, 15 May 2022LK₨907.9bLK₨1.9tLK₨153.7b5.2x5.9x0.5x
Tue, 12 Apr 2022LK₨848.7bLK₨1.8tLK₨126.4b5.7x6.7x0.5x
Thu, 10 Mar 2022LK₨1.2tLK₨1.8tLK₨129.2b6.4x9.1x0.7x
Sat, 05 Feb 2022LK₨1.6tLK₨1.7tLK₨116.1b10.4x14.1x1x
Mon, 03 Jan 2022LK₨1.6tLK₨1.5tLK₨93.5b10.3x17.3x1.1x
Wed, 01 Dec 2021LK₨1.3tLK₨1.5tLK₨93.5b9.5x14.1x0.9x
Fri, 29 Oct 2021LK₨1.1tLK₨1.4tLK₨75.0b9.5x15.2x0.8x
Sun, 26 Sep 2021LK₨986.9bLK₨1.3tLK₨74.3b8.9x13.3x0.7x
Tue, 24 Aug 2021LK₨859.5bLK₨1.3tLK₨74.3b9.4x11.6x0.6x
Wed, 30 Jun 2021LK₨683.9bLK₨1.3tLK₨74.3b7.8x9.2x0.5x
Sat, 03 Apr 2021LK₨650.4bLK₨1.2tLK₨57.1b8.4x11.4x0.5x
Tue, 05 Jan 2021LK₨569.6bLK₨1.1tLK₨31.4b9.8x18.1x0.5x
Fri, 09 Oct 2020LK₨443.1bLK₨1.0tLK₨21.8b11.7x20.3x0.4x
Thu, 02 Jul 2020LK₨352.0bLK₨972.1bLK₨11.1b13.5x31.6x0.4x
Sun, 05 Apr 2020LK₨309.3bLK₨999.5bLK₨17.9b8.9x17.3x0.3x
Wed, 08 Jan 2020LK₨460.2bLK₨1.0tLK₨26.8b7.2x17.2x0.4x
Price to Earnings Ratio

16x


Total Market Cap: LK₨469.8bTotal Earnings: LK₨29.4bTotal Revenue: LK₨1.0tTotal Market Cap vs Earnings and Revenue0%0%0%
Sri Lankan Industrials Sector Price to Earnings3Y Average 14.9x202020212022
Current Industry PE
  • Investors are pessimistic on the Sri Lankan Industrials 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 3.8x which is lower than its 3-year average PE of 14.9x.
  • The industry is trading close to its 3-year average PS ratio of 0.54x.
Past Earnings Growth
  • The earnings for companies in the Industrials industry have grown 105% per year over the last three years.
  • Revenues for these companies have grown 34% 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?

LK Market8.20%
Industrials18.20%
Logistics46.33%
Trade Distributors24.88%
Electrical20.28%
Commercial Services8.42%
Construction7.22%
Building6.39%
Industrials4.16%
Aerospace & Defense0%
Professional Services0%
Airlines0%
Marine and Shipping0%
Transportation0%
Infrastructure0%
Machinery-1.01%
Industry PE
  • Investors are most optimistic about the Machinery industry which is trading above its 3-year average PE ratio.
    • It looks like they are confident that earnings will grow faster in the future than they have historically.
  • Investors are most pessimistic about the Trade Distributors industry, although it looks like investor sentiment has improved given that it's trading above its 3-year average.
Forecasted Growth
  • Analysts are most optimistic on the Industrials industry, expecting annual earnings growth of 15% over the next 5 years.
  • However this is lower than its past earnings growth rate of 123% per year.
  • In contrast, the Industrials industry is expected to see its earnings grow by 15% per year over the next few years.

Top Stock Gainers and Losers

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

CompanyLast Price7D1YValuation
EXPO.N0000 Expolanka HoldingsLK₨193.0039.1%
+LK₨106.1b
-31.4%PE4.5x
BRWN.N0000 BrownLK₨124.0020.4%
+LK₨4.5b
-54.0%PE1.2x
RICH.N0000 Richard PierisLK₨22.0010.0%
+LK₨4.1b
17.0%PE4.8x
ACL.N0000 ACL CablesLK₨78.6015.1%
+LK₨2.5b
-13.1%PE2.5x
HAYL.N0000 HayleysLK₨70.304.5%
+LK₨2.3b
-36.1%PE1.9x
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EXPO.N0000

LK₨193.00

Expolanka Holdings

7D

39.1%

1Y

-31.4%

RCL.N0000

LK₨29.10

Royal Ceramics Lanka

7D

2.8%

1Y

-54.0%

RICH.N0000

LK₨22.00

Richard Pieris

7D

10.0%

1Y

17.0%

CWL.N0000

LK₨10.70

Chrissworld

7D

-10.1%

1Y

-55.4%

ACL.N0000

LK₨78.60

ACL Cables

7D

15.1%

1Y

-13.1%

RHL.N0000

LK₨14.00

Renuka Holdings

7D

-1.4%

1Y

-15.2%

BRWN.N0000

LK₨124.00

Brown

7D

20.4%

1Y

-54.0%

LCEY.N0000

LK₨90.00

Lankem Ceylon

7D

-2.3%

1Y

109.3%

LPRT.N0000

LK₨199.00

Lake House Printers and Publishers

7D

-0.5%

1Y

39.2%

IDL.N0000

LK₨4.00

Serendib Engineering Group

7D

-18.4%

1Y

-38.5%

HAYL.N0000

LK₨70.30

Hayleys

7D

4.5%

1Y

-36.1%

CERA.N0000

LK₨100.00

Lanka Ceramic

7D

-0.5%

1Y

-37.0%