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U.S. General Merchanise and Department Stores Industry Analysis

UpdatedNov 29, 2022
DataAggregated Company Financials
Companies14
  • 7D-0.5%
  • 3M6.4%
  • 1Y-16.4%
  • YTD-12.9%

Last week, the General Merchanise and Department Stores industry hasn't moved much but Target is up 5.4% in that time. As for the longer term, the industry has declined 16% in the last year. Looking forward, earnings are forecast to grow by 11% annually.

Industry Valuation and Performance

Has the U.S. General Merchanise and Department Stores Industry valuation changed over the past few years?

DateMarket CapRevenueEarningsPEAbsolute PEPS
Wed, 30 Nov 2022US$193.8bUS$251.9bUS$10.8b16.5x17.9x0.8x
Fri, 28 Oct 2022US$193.3bUS$251.6bUS$12.0b13.1x16.1x0.8x
Sun, 25 Sep 2022US$178.1bUS$251.6bUS$12.0b11.6x14.8x0.7x
Tue, 23 Aug 2022US$194.4bUS$250.2bUS$12.0b10.1x16.1x0.8x
Thu, 21 Jul 2022US$192.5bUS$249.4bUS$13.9b10.2x13.8x0.8x
Sat, 18 Jun 2022US$179.8bUS$249.4bUS$14.0b10.8x12.9x0.7x
Mon, 16 May 2022US$219.8bUS$246.9bUS$14.8b14.6x14.9x0.9x
Wed, 13 Apr 2022US$233.1bUS$246.2bUS$14.6b15.4x15.9x0.9x
Fri, 11 Mar 2022US$213.2bUS$246.0bUS$14.7b14.3x14.5x0.9x
Sun, 06 Feb 2022US$213.1bUS$239.0bUS$13.5b16.7x15.8x0.9x
Tue, 04 Jan 2022US$231.5bUS$238.9bUS$13.6b18.7x17.1x1x
Thu, 02 Dec 2021US$235.1bUS$238.7bUS$13.7b20x17.2x1x
Sat, 30 Oct 2021US$234.1bUS$218.5bUS$12.3b18.2x19x1.1x
Mon, 27 Sep 2021US$219.0bUS$218.5bUS$12.3b16.5x17.8x1x
Wed, 25 Aug 2021US$237.5bUS$220.3bUS$12.0b18x19.8x1.1x
Thu, 01 Jul 2021US$228.0bUS$214.6bUS$11.2b19.3x20.4x1.1x
Sun, 04 Apr 2021US$207.6bUS$205.3bUS$4.4b19.9x47.4x1x
Wed, 06 Jan 2021US$192.9bUS$200.9bUS$3.5b23.3x55.2x1x
Sat, 10 Oct 2020US$166.7bUS$195.6bUS$3.2b22.4x51.4x0.9x
Fri, 03 Jul 2020US$144.8bUS$190.4bUS$2.3b25.7x61.9x0.8x
Mon, 06 Apr 2020US$112.9bUS$206.8bUS$7.6b7.8x14.9x0.5x
Thu, 09 Jan 2020US$154.2bUS$205.5bUS$5.6b12.8x27.5x0.8x
Price to Earnings Ratio

26.3x


Total Market Cap: US$150.7bTotal Earnings: US$5.7bTotal Revenue: US$205.5bTotal Market Cap vs Earnings and Revenue0%0%0%
U.S. General Merchanise and Department Stores Industry Price to Earnings3Y Average 29.1x202020212022
Current Industry PE
  • Investors are pessimistic on the American Multiline Retail 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 17.9x which is lower than its 3-year average PE of 29.1x.
  • The industry is trading close to its 3-year average PS ratio of 0.86x.
Past Earnings Growth
  • The earnings for companies in the Multiline Retail industry have grown 24% per year over the last three years.
  • Revenues for these companies have grown 7.0% 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 U.S. Consumer Discretionary industry?

US Market0.31%
Consumer Discretionary1.94%
General Merchanise and Department Stores-0.51%
Department Stores0.12%
General Merchandise Stores-0.58%
Industry PE
  • Investors are most optimistic about the General Merchandise Stores industry which is trading above its 3-year average PE ratio of 20.8x.
    • Analysts are expecting annual earnings growth of 13.6%, which is higher than its past year's earnings growth of 4.4% per year.
  • Investors are most pessimistic about the Department Stores industry, which is trading below its 3-year average of 15.2x.
Forecasted Growth
  • Analysts are most optimistic on the General Merchandise Stores industry, expecting annual earnings growth of 14% over the next 5 years.
  • This is better than its past earnings growth rate of 4.4% per year.
  • In contrast, the Department Stores industry is expected to see its earnings decline by 8.0% 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
TGT TargetUS$166.375.4%
+US$3.9b
-31.8%PE22.2x
MNSO MINISO Group HoldingUS$10.5213.6%
+US$398.0m
-20.9%PE26.5x
OLLI Ollie's Bargain Outlet HoldingsUS$60.331.7%
+US$62.0m
-2.5%PE39.9x
KSS Kohl'sUS$32.400.5%
+US$19.8m
-36.8%PE6.8x
TUEM Tuesday MorningUS$0.1527.3%
+US$5.9m
-93.1%PS0.04x
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M

US$23.49

Macy's

7D

-0.5%

1Y

-17.6%

OLLI

US$60.33

Ollie's Bargain Outlet Holdings

7D

1.7%

1Y

-2.5%

JWN

US$20.73

Nordstrom

7D

-8.5%

1Y

-2.1%

DLTR

US$146.50

Dollar Tree

7D

-3.9%

1Y

9.5%

TUEM

US$0.15

Tuesday Morning

7D

27.3%

1Y

-93.1%

MNSO

US$10.52

MINISO Group Holding

7D

13.6%

1Y

-20.9%

DDS

US$367.27

Dillard's

7D

-2.1%

1Y

34.1%

BIG

US$19.22

Big Lots

7D

0.1%

1Y

-55.7%

KSS

US$32.40

Kohl's

7D

0.5%

1Y

-36.8%