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New Zealand (NZX) Telecom Sector Analysis

UpdatedNov 28, 2022
DataAggregated Company Financials
  • 7D1.9%
  • 3M-0.09%
  • 1Y19.7%
  • YTD13.8%

In the last week, the Telecom industry is up 1.9%, with Spark New Zealand up 0.8%. In the last 12 months, the industry was up 20%. Earnings are forecast to grow by 4.9% annually.

Sector Valuation and Performance

Has the New Zealand Telecom Sector valuation changed over the past few years?

DateMarket CapRevenueEarningsPEAbsolute PEPS
Tue, 29 Nov 2022NZ$14.0bNZ$5.8bNZ$554.1m14.9x25.3x2.4x
Thu, 27 Oct 2022NZ$13.7bNZ$5.8bNZ$554.1m14.8x24.8x2.4x
Sat, 24 Sep 2022NZ$13.5bNZ$5.8bNZ$554.1m14.8x24.4x2.3x
Mon, 22 Aug 2022NZ$14.0bNZ$5.7bNZ$548.3m18.1x25.6x2.4x
Wed, 20 Jul 2022NZ$13.4bNZ$5.7bNZ$548.3m16.8x24.4x2.3x
Fri, 17 Jun 2022NZ$12.4bNZ$5.7bNZ$548.3m16.2x22.7x2.2x
Sun, 15 May 2022NZ$13.1bNZ$5.7bNZ$548.3m17x23.8x2.3x
Tue, 12 Apr 2022NZ$13.2bNZ$5.7bNZ$548.3m17.8x24x2.3x
Thu, 10 Mar 2022NZ$12.9bNZ$5.7bNZ$548.3m17.2x23.5x2.2x
Sat, 05 Feb 2022NZ$12.2bNZ$5.6bNZ$496.1m18.9x24.6x2.2x
Mon, 03 Jan 2022NZ$12.5bNZ$5.6bNZ$496.1m22x25.2x2.2x
Wed, 01 Dec 2021NZ$11.7bNZ$5.6bNZ$496.1mn/a23.6x2.1x
Fri, 29 Oct 2021NZ$11.9bNZ$5.6bNZ$496.1m22.2x24.1x2.1x
Sun, 26 Sep 2021NZ$12.3bNZ$5.6bNZ$496.1m22.9x24.8x2.2x
Tue, 24 Aug 2021NZ$12.6bNZ$5.6bNZ$496.0m23.5x25.3x2.2x
Wed, 30 Jun 2021NZ$12.3bNZ$5.6bNZ$496.0m23.3x24.8x2.2x
Sat, 03 Apr 2021NZ$12.0bNZ$5.6bNZ$414.0m34.8x28.9x2.1x
Tue, 05 Jan 2021NZ$12.7bNZ$5.6bNZ$339.0m32.3x37.4x2.3x
Fri, 09 Oct 2020NZ$12.9bNZ$5.7bNZ$249.6m47.3x51.5x2.3x
Thu, 02 Jul 2020NZ$12.0bNZ$5.7bNZ$153.1m41.2x78.7x2.1x
Sun, 05 Apr 2020NZ$10.7bNZ$5.7b-NZ$90,890,160.0017.8x-118.3x1.9x
Wed, 08 Jan 2020NZ$11.1bNZ$5.8b-NZ$335,030,493.0018.8x-33.2x1.9x
Price to Earnings Ratio


Total Market Cap: NZ$11.4bTotal Earnings: -NZ$234,014,993.00Total Revenue: NZ$5.7bTotal Market Cap vs Earnings and Revenue0%0%0%
New Zealand Telecom Sector Price to Earnings3Y Average 13.6x202020212022
Current Industry PE
  • Investors are optimistic on the New Zealander Communication Services industry, and appear confident in long term growth rates.
  • The industry is trading at a PE ratio of 25.3x which is higher than its 3-year average PE of 13.6x.
  • The 3-year average PS ratio of 2.2x is lower than the industry's current PS ratio of 2.4x.
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 remained mostly flat. This means that the industry has become more efficient since profits are increasing while sales have been flat.

Industry Trends

Which industries have driven the changes within the New Zealand Telecom sector?

NZ Market-0.15%
Telecom Services and Carriers1.93%
Interactive Media and Services0%
Wireless Telecom0%
Industry PE
  • Investors are most optimistic about the Telecom Services and Carriers industry, which is trading close to its 3-year average PE ratio of 26.0x.
    • Analysts are expecting annual earnings growth of 5.4%, which is lower than the prior year's growth of 16.6% per year.
Forecasted Growth
  • Analysts are most optimistic on the Telecom Services and Carriers industry, expecting annual earnings growth of 5.4% over the next 5 years.
  • However this is lower than its past earnings growth rate of 17% per year.
  • In contrast, the Media industry is expected to see its earnings decline by 7.9% 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
CNU ChorusNZ$8.250.1%
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