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Sri Lankan (CSE) Commodity Chemicals Industry Analysis

UpdatedOct 03, 2022
DataAggregated Company Financials
  • 7D2.1%
  • 3M51.1%
  • 1Y-5.8%
  • YTD-8.7%

In the last week, the Commodity Chemicals industry is up 2.1%, with Chevron Lubricants Lanka up 3.9%. In contrast, the industry has lost 5.8% in the last 12 months. Looking forward, earnings are forecast to grow by 21% annually.

Industry Valuation and Performance

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

DateMarket CapRevenueEarningsPEAbsolute PEPS
Mon, 03 Oct 2022LK₨88.5bLK₨139.5bLK₨20.7b5.3x4.3x0.6x
Wed, 31 Aug 2022LK₨81.9bLK₨139.5bLK₨20.7b5.2x4x0.6x
Fri, 29 Jul 2022LK₨66.5bLK₨122.7bLK₨14.4b5.5x4.6x0.5x
Sun, 26 Jun 2022LK₨63.0bLK₨122.7bLK₨14.4b5x4.4x0.5x
Tue, 24 May 2022LK₨68.3bLK₨122.2bLK₨13.3b7.9x5.1x0.6x
Thu, 21 Apr 2022LK₨62.2bLK₨114.9bLK₨11.8b6.8x5.3x0.5x
Sat, 19 Mar 2022LK₨77.9bLK₨116.8bLK₨12.2b7.8x6.4x0.7x
Mon, 14 Feb 2022LK₨89.6bLK₨114.5bLK₨11.8b8.4x7.6x0.8x
Wed, 12 Jan 2022LK₨97.7bLK₨112.1bLK₨12.5b10x7.8x0.9x
Fri, 10 Dec 2021LK₨89.9bLK₨112.1bLK₨12.5b8.5x7.2x0.8x
Sun, 07 Nov 2021LK₨91.6bLK₨108.2bLK₨13.4b7.7x6.8x0.8x
Tue, 05 Oct 2021LK₨93.1bLK₨106.3bLK₨13.2b8.1x7.1x0.9x
Thu, 02 Sep 2021LK₨102.9bLK₨106.3bLK₨13.2b8.4x7.8x1x
Sat, 31 Jul 2021LK₨98.9bLK₨106.3bLK₨13.2b8.6x7.5x0.9x
Tue, 04 May 2021LK₨94.2bLK₨95.7bLK₨12.6b6.6x7.5x1x
Fri, 05 Feb 2021LK₨115.2bLK₨85.3bLK₨9.9b11.8x11.7x1.4x
Mon, 09 Nov 2020LK₨56.1bLK₨79.8bLK₨8.2b6.7x6.8x0.7x
Sun, 02 Aug 2020LK₨37.5bLK₨75.4bLK₨6.2b5.6x6.1x0.5x
Wed, 06 May 2020LK₨24.7bLK₨74.6bLK₨5.4b3.9x4.6x0.3x
Sat, 08 Feb 2020LK₨33.0bLK₨77.1bLK₨5.3b7.4x6.3x0.4x
Fri, 01 Nov 2019LK₨31.7bLK₨75.4bLK₨4.9b7.2x6.4x0.4x
Price to Earnings Ratio


Total Market Cap: LK₨27.5bTotal Earnings: LK₨4.9bTotal Revenue: LK₨75.4bTotal Market Cap vs Earnings and Revenue0%0%0%
Sri Lankan Commodity Chemicals Industry Price to Earnings3Y Average 6.5x202020212022
Current Industry PE
  • Investors are pessimistic on the Sri Lankan Commodity Chemicals 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 4.3x which is lower than its 3-year average PE of 6.5x.
  • The industry is trading close to its 3-year average PS ratio of 0.68x.
Past Earnings Growth
  • The earnings for companies in the Commodity Chemicals industry have grown 61% per year over the last three years.
  • Revenues for these companies have grown 23% per year.
  • This means that more sales are being generated by these companies overall, and subsequently their profits are increasing too.

Industry Comparison

How does Sri Lankan Commodity Chemicals compare with similar industries?

LK Market-0.68%
Commodity Chemicals2.06%
Fertilizers and Agricultural Chemicals2.35%
Diversified Chemicals0%
Industrial Gases0%
Specialty Chemicals-4.45%
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
LLUB.N0000 Chevron Lubricants LankaLK₨107.003.9%
APLA.N0000 ACL PlasticsLK₨636.7525.2%
DIPD.N0000 Dipped ProductsLK₨43.001.2%
SIL.N0000 Samson InternationalLK₨295.252.6%
HAYC.N0000 HaycarbLK₨74.600.1%
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