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Nigerian (NSE) Telecom Sector Analysis

UpdatedJan 19, 2022
DataAggregated Company Financials
  • 7D2.1%
  • 3M10.5%
  • 1Y11.8%
  • YTD-3.5%

Over the last 7 days, the Telecom industry has risen 2.1%, driven by gains from every company within the industry. This takes the industry's 12 month performance to a gain of 12%.

Sector Valuation and Performance

Has the Nigerian Telecom Sector valuation changed over the past few years?

DateMarket CapRevenueEarningsPE
Thu, 20 Jan 2022₦3.9t₦1.6t₦280.1b8.5x
Sat, 18 Dec 2021₦3.8t₦1.6t₦280.1b8.4x
Mon, 15 Nov 2021₦3.9t₦1.6t₦280.1b8.1x
Wed, 13 Oct 2021₦3.6t₦1.5t₦250.5b16x
Fri, 10 Sep 2021₦3.5t₦1.5t₦250.5b15.6x
Sun, 08 Aug 2021₦3.4t₦1.5t₦250.5b15.5x
Sat, 01 May 2021₦3.6t₦1.4t₦225.1b8.8x
Tue, 02 Feb 2021₦3.7t₦1.4t₦202.5b18x
Fri, 06 Nov 2020₦2.9t₦1.3t₦196.2b14.8x
Mon, 10 Aug 2020₦2.4t₦1.3t₦197.7b3.4x
Sun, 03 May 2020₦2.3t₦1.2t₦204.9b9.9x
Wed, 05 Feb 2020₦2.4t₦1.2t₦202.2b9x
Sat, 09 Nov 2019₦2.6t₦1.1t₦177.7b4x
Fri, 02 Aug 2019₦2.6t₦1.1t₦169.6b46.3x
Mon, 06 May 2019₦4.0b₦7.2b-₦1,858,512,000.007.2x
Thu, 07 Feb 2019₦4.1b₦6.9b-₦1,916,603,000.003.5x
PE Ratio


Total Market Cap: ₦4.1bTotal Earnings: -₦1,916,603,000.00Total Revenue: ₦6.9b0%0%0%3 Year10 Year

Current Industry PE: There are only 2 profitable companies in this industry, so there is insufficient data to make an industry-wide assessment of PE.

Past Earnings Growth: Total earnings for the Communication Services industry have gone up over the last three years, and the industry is now profitable. Revenues have grown 512% per year. This means that more sales are being generated by the industry overall, and subsequently profits are increasing too.

Industry Trends

Which industries have driven the changes within the Nigerian Telecom sector?

Wireless Telecom2.15%

Industry PE: Investors are most optimistic about the Wireless Telecom industry, which is trading close to its 3-year average PE ratio of 13.9x. However analysts are expecting annual earnings growth of 26%, which is lower than the prior year's growth of 42% per year. So the market might believe that analysts are underestimating future growth. Meanwhile, investors are most pessimistic about the Media industry, which is trading below its 3-year average of 15.7x.

Forecasted Growth: Analysts are most optimistic on the Wireless Telecom industry, expecting annual earnings growth of 26% over the next 5 years. However this is lower than its past earnings growth rate of 42% per year.

Top Stock Gainers and Losers

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

CompanyLast Price7D1YValuation
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