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Singaporean (SGX) Consumer Staples Sector Analysis

UpdatedNov 28, 2021
DataAggregated Company Financials
  • 7D-2.4%
  • 3M0.2%
  • 1Y-1.2%
  • YTD-5.3%

Over the last 7 days, the Consumer Staples industry has dropped 2.4%, driven by declines in Thai Beverage and Wilmar International of 4.9% and 2.8%, respectively. As for the longer term, the industry's performance has been flat for the past year.

Sector Valuation and Performance

Has the Singaporean Consumer Staples Sector valuation changed over the past few years?

DateMarket CapRevenueEarningsPE
Mon, 29 Nov 2021S$72.2bS$178.2bS$5.6b14.2x
Wed, 27 Oct 2021S$75.6bS$174.3bS$5.5b13.1x
Fri, 24 Sep 2021S$70.0bS$174.5bS$5.5b12.7x
Sun, 22 Aug 2021S$72.0bS$175.8bS$5.7b12.8x
Fri, 09 Jul 2021S$74.8bS$175.7bS$5.7b14.2x
Thu, 01 Apr 2021S$82.1bS$166.8bS$5.3b15.1x
Sun, 03 Jan 2021S$74.7bS$156.7bS$4.8b13.8x
Wed, 07 Oct 2020S$66.5bS$154.3bS$4.8b11.9x
Tue, 30 Jun 2020S$68.5bS$151.2bS$4.5b12.1x
Fri, 03 Apr 2020S$59.0bS$149.9bS$4.3b12.1x
Mon, 06 Jan 2020S$79.3bS$144.1bS$4.3b18.3x
Thu, 10 Oct 2019S$76.0bS$146.0bS$3.6b20.2x
Wed, 03 Jul 2019S$77.3bS$144.6bS$3.5b20.6x
Sat, 06 Apr 2019S$77.8bS$144.8bS$3.7b16.2x
Tue, 08 Jan 2019S$69.7bS$145.4bS$3.6b16x
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Total Market Cap: S$69.9bTotal Earnings: S$4.0bTotal Revenue: S$143.6b0%0%0%3 Year10 Year

Current Industry PE: Investors are relatively neutral on the industry at the moment, considering it's trading close to its 3-year average PE ratio of 15.2x. It appears they believe that earnings will grow in-line with historical growth rates.

Past Earnings Growth: The earnings for companies in the Consumer Staples industry have grown 12% per year over the last three years, and revenues for these companies have grown 7.5% 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 Singaporean Consumer Staples sector?

Food and Staples Retail-1.07%
Personal Products-3.45%

Industry PE: Investors are most optimistic about the Food and Staples Retail industry, which is trading close to its 3-year average PE ratio of 21.6x. This is likely because analysts are expecting annual earnings growth of 18%, which is higher than its past year's earnings decline of 25% per year. Meanwhile, investors are most pessimistic about the Food industry, which is trading close to its 3-year average of 12.9x.

Forecasted Growth: Analysts are most optimistic on the Food and Staples Retail industry, expecting annual earnings growth of 18% over the next 5 years. This is better than its past earnings decline of 25% per year. Meanwhile, the Food industry is expected to see its earnings grow by 3.3% per year over the next few years.

Top Stock Gainers and Losers

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

O32 Olam International2.3%+S$147.6m16.4%PE24x
UD2 Japfa1.6%+S$18.7m-16.8%PE3x
AWS GYP Properties1.4%+S$549.8k36.7%PE20.9x
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