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Saudi Arabian (Tadawul) Food and Staples Retail Industry Analysis

UpdatedMar 29, 2023
DataAggregated Company Financials
  • 7D1.6%
  • 3M10.5%
  • 1Y-5.7%
  • YTD8.4%

In the last week, the Food and Staples Retail industry is up 2.4%, with Abdullah Al-Othaim Markets up 6.6%. In contrast, the industry has lost 6.4% in the last 12 months. As for the next few years, earnings are forecast to decline by 1.9% per annum.

Industry Valuation and Performance

Has the Saudi Arabian Food and Staples Retail Industry valuation changed over the past few years?

DateMarket CapRevenueEarningsPEAbsolute PEPS
Wed, 29 Mar 2023ر.س53.0bر.س32.7bر.س2.7b24.4x19.6x1.6x
Fri, 24 Feb 2023ر.س50.5bر.س32.3bر.س2.7b23.6x19x1.6x
Sun, 22 Jan 2023ر.س51.4bر.س32.3bر.س2.7b24.3x19.4x1.6x
Tue, 20 Dec 2022ر.س48.5bر.س32.3bر.س2.7b23.4x18.3x1.5x
Thu, 17 Nov 2022ر.س55.3bر.س31.9bر.س1.9b28.5x28.6x1.7x
Sat, 15 Oct 2022ر.س56.9bر.س31.4bر.س2.0b30.2x28x1.8x
Mon, 12 Sep 2022ر.س57.8bر.س31.4bر.س2.0b30.6x28.4x1.8x
Wed, 10 Aug 2022ر.س56.2bر.س30.9bر.س1.9b29.7x29.2x1.8x
Fri, 08 Jul 2022ر.س51.6bر.س30.9bر.س1.9b26.8x26.7x1.7x
Sun, 05 Jun 2022ر.س53.8bر.س30.9bر.س1.9b28.2x27.9x1.7x
Tue, 03 May 2022ر.س56.7bر.س30.1bر.س1.8b31.2x32.1x1.9x
Thu, 31 Mar 2022ر.س53.8bر.س30.1bر.س1.9b29.2x28.7x1.8x
Sat, 26 Feb 2022ر.س25.7bر.س17.0bر.س741.5m34.4x34.7x1.5x
Mon, 24 Jan 2022ر.س26.8bر.س16.9bر.س745.4m35.4x36x1.6x
Wed, 22 Dec 2021ر.س27.2bر.س16.9bر.س745.4m35.5x36.5x1.6x
Fri, 19 Nov 2021ر.س24.0bر.س14.4bر.س599.2m40.5x40.1x1.7x
Sun, 17 Oct 2021ر.س24.7bر.س14.2bر.س627.5m40.6x39.3x1.7x
Tue, 14 Sep 2021ر.س25.4bر.س14.2bر.س627.5m42.3x40.5x1.8x
Thu, 12 Aug 2021ر.س25.5bر.س14.3bر.س616.3m41.6x41.4x1.8x
Mon, 07 Jun 2021ر.س27.8bر.س15.3bر.س802.6m34.7x34.7x1.8x
Sun, 28 Feb 2021ر.س26.3bر.س15.9bر.س914.9m27.4x28.7x1.7x
Wed, 02 Dec 2020ر.س28.4bر.س16.1bر.س884.6m26.6x32.1x1.8x
Sat, 05 Sep 2020ر.س13.0bر.س10.9bر.س383.6m29.5x33.8x1.2x
Tue, 09 Jun 2020ر.س11.9bر.س10.3bر.س297.7m37.1x40x1.2x
Price to Earnings Ratio


Total Market Cap: ر.س9.5bTotal Earnings: ر.س297.7mTotal Revenue: ر.س10.3bTotal Market Cap vs Earnings and Revenue0%0%0%
Saudi Arabian Food and Staples Retail Industry Price to Earnings3Y Average 31.8x202120222023
Current Industry PE
  • Investors are pessimistic on the Saudi Consumer Retailing 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 19.5x which is lower than its 3-year average PE of 31.8x.
  • The industry is trading close to its 3-year average PS ratio of 1.6x.
Past Earnings Growth
  • The earnings for companies in the Consumer Retailing industry have grown 109% per year over the last three years.
  • Revenues for these companies have grown 47% 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 Saudi Arabian Consumer Staples industry?

SA Market2.03%
Consumer Staples2.74%
Food and Staples Retail1.62%
Big Box Super Stores7.12%
Food Retail1.19%
Drug Retail-1.01%
Food Distributors-1.60%
Industry PE
  • Investors are most optimistic about the Food Retail industry even though it's trading below its 3-year average PE ratio of 50.8x.
    • It looks like they are confident that earnings will grow faster in the future than they have historically.
  • Investors are most pessimistic about the Food 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 Big Box Super Stores industry, expecting annual earnings growth of 5.4% over the next 5 years.
  • In contrast, the Drug Retail industry is expected to see its earnings decline by 6.3% 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
4001 Abdullah Al-Othaim Marketsر.س126.006.6%
4161 BinDawood Holdingر.س59.408.0%
4163 Al-Dawaa Medical Servicesر.س78.205.5%
4061 Anaam International Holding Groupر.س21.084.3%
4006 Saudi Marketingر.س22.201.2%
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