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Singaporean (SGX) Chemicals Industry Analysis

UpdatedNov 26, 2022
DataAggregated Company Financials
Companies10
  • 7D4.0%
  • 3M-15.9%
  • 1Y-42.0%
  • YTD-38.0%

The Chemicals industry is up 4.0% in the last week, with Nanofilm Technologies International up 3.8%. Meanwhile, AsiaPhos actually underperformed within the industry, shrinking 5.6% in the last week. In the past year, the industry is down 42%. Earnings are forecast to grow by 4.5% annually.

Industry Valuation and Performance

Has the Singaporean Chemicals Industry valuation changed over the past few years?

DateMarket CapRevenueEarningsPEAbsolute PEPS
Sun, 27 Nov 2022S$2.3bS$5.4bS$319.5m12.3x7.2x0.4x
Tue, 25 Oct 2022S$2.3bS$5.5bS$315.1m12.7x7.2x0.4x
Thu, 22 Sep 2022S$2.6bS$5.5bS$320.7m13.4x8.1x0.5x
Sat, 20 Aug 2022S$2.8bS$5.4bS$324.0m13x8.6x0.5x
Mon, 18 Jul 2022S$2.5bS$5.2bS$270.4m10.2x9.2x0.5x
Wed, 15 Jun 2022S$2.8bS$5.2bS$269.4m10.2x10.3x0.5x
Fri, 13 May 2022S$2.9bS$5.1bS$258.2m18.4x11.1x0.6x
Sun, 10 Apr 2022S$2.7bS$1.7bS$237.6m10.3x11.4x1.6x
Tue, 08 Mar 2022S$2.6bS$1.7bS$245.1m16.3x10.7x1.5x
Thu, 03 Feb 2022S$2.8bS$1.4bS$205.6m16.6x13.8x2x
Sat, 01 Jan 2022S$3.5bS$1.4bS$205.7m16.3x17x2.4x
Mon, 29 Nov 2021S$3.7bS$1.4bS$207.5m15.2x17.7x2.5x
Wed, 27 Oct 2021S$3.6bS$1.4bS$212.8m10.8x16.7x2.6x
Fri, 24 Sep 2021S$3.8bS$1.4bS$211.5m11.8x18.1x2.8x
Sun, 22 Aug 2021S$3.6bS$1.4bS$211.0m12x17.3x2.6x
Fri, 09 Jul 2021S$4.7bS$1.4bS$211.0m13.1x22.2x3.3x
Thu, 01 Apr 2021S$4.4bS$1.3bS$180.1m12.7x24.1x3.4x
Sun, 03 Jan 2021S$3.9bS$1.1bS$138.6m11.8x27.8x3.4x
Wed, 07 Oct 2020S$719.2mS$879.6mS$88.4m8.9x8.1x0.8x
Tue, 30 Jun 2020S$665.2mS$901.0mS$83.7m10.2x7.9x0.7x
Fri, 03 Apr 2020S$623.4mS$1.0bS$99.6m10.7x6.3x0.6x
Mon, 06 Jan 2020S$880.1mS$1.1bS$87.8m8.1x10x0.8x
Price to Earnings Ratio

12.2x


Total Market Cap: S$871.9mTotal Earnings: S$71.6mTotal Revenue: S$1.1bTotal Market Cap vs Earnings and Revenue0%0%0%
Singaporean Chemicals Industry Price to Earnings3Y Average 14.6x202020212022
Current Industry PE
  • Investors are pessimistic on the Singaporean 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 7.2x which is lower than its 3-year average PE of 14.6x.
  • The 3-year average PS ratio of 1.7x is higher than the industry's current PS ratio of 0.43x.
Past Earnings Growth
  • The earnings for companies in the Chemicals industry have grown 65% per year over the last three years.
  • Revenues for these companies have grown 67% 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 Materials industry?

SG Market-0.57%
Materials1.06%
Chemicals4.04%
Specialty Chemicals37.94%
Commodity Chemicals2.90%
Diversified Chemicals0%
Fertilizers and Agricultural Chemicals0%
Industrial Gases0%
Industry PE
  • Investors are most optimistic about the Commodity Chemicals industry even though it's trading below its 3-year average PE ratio of 13.4x.
    • Analysts are expecting annual earnings growth of 4.5%, which is lower than the prior year's growth of 38.6% per year.
Forecasted Growth
  • Analysts are most optimistic on the Commodity Chemicals industry, expecting annual earnings growth of 4.5% over the next 5 years.
  • However this is lower than its past earnings growth rate of 39% per year.
  • In contrast, the Commodity Chemicals industry is expected to see its earnings grow by 4.5% 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
MZH Nanofilm Technologies InternationalS$1.363.8%
+S$32.9m
-66.5%PE14.2x
Y8E Samurai 2K AerosolS$0.2742.1%
+S$26.8m
-22.9%PE28.6x
5VJ Halcyon AgriS$0.403.9%
+S$23.9m
64.6%PE108.3x
C8R Jiutian Chemical GroupS$0.0772.7%
+S$4.0m
6.9%PE1.4x
BFT Fabchem ChinaS$0.2015.3%
+S$1.2m
-24.6%PB17.5x
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Y8E

S$0.27

Samurai 2K Aerosol

7D

42.1%

1Y

-22.9%

QES

S$0.41

China Sunsine Chemical Holdings

7D

0%

1Y

-17.0%

M15

S$0.026

Matex International

7D

4.0%

1Y

-13.3%

C8R

S$0.077

Jiutian Chemical Group

7D

2.7%

1Y

6.9%

5WV

S$0.017

AsiaPhos

7D

-5.6%

1Y

30.8%

5VJ

S$0.40

Halcyon Agri

7D

3.9%

1Y

64.6%

BFT

S$0.20

Fabchem China

7D

15.3%

1Y

-24.6%