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U.S. Department Stores Industry Analysis

UpdatedMay 28, 2022
DataAggregated Company Financials
  • 7D20.0%
  • 3M-5.0%
  • 1Y8.0%
  • YTD-3.1%

Over the last 7 days, the Department Stores industry has risen 20%, driven by gains from every company within the industry. In the last 12 months, the industry was up 8.0%. Looking forward, earnings are forecast to decline by 14% per year.

Industry Valuation and Performance

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

DateMarket CapRevenueEarningsPE
Sun, 29 May 2022US$21.5bUS$67.5bUS$3.9b5.7x
Tue, 26 Apr 2022US$23.6bUS$66.1bUS$3.4b7.2x
Thu, 24 Mar 2022US$24.8bUS$66.1bUS$3.4b7.2x
Sat, 19 Feb 2022US$23.9bUS$62.5bUS$2.4b8.6x
Mon, 17 Jan 2022US$22.9bUS$62.5bUS$2.4b8.6x
Wed, 15 Dec 2021US$22.1bUS$62.5bUS$2.4b8.6x
Fri, 12 Nov 2021US$25.0bUS$46.0bUS$1.7b15.2x
Sun, 10 Oct 2021US$18.1bUS$46.0bUS$1.7b9.5x
Tue, 07 Sep 2021US$19.3bUS$63.9b-US$402,712,692.3711.4x
Thu, 05 Aug 2021US$17.2bUS$47.9bUS$1.4b10.6x
Sun, 09 May 2021US$16.6bUS$40.3b-US$4,472,472,692.37n/a
Wed, 10 Feb 2021US$13.5bUS$40.3b-US$4,472,472,692.37n/a
Tue, 03 Nov 2020US$6.3bUS$42.9b-US$4,369,821,692.37n/a
Fri, 07 Aug 2020US$5.4bUS$48.6b-US$3,488,314,692.3734.1x
Thu, 30 Apr 2020US$8.3bUS$69.0bUS$1.6b5x
Sun, 02 Feb 2020US$18.8bUS$69.2bUS$2.0b10x
Wed, 06 Nov 2019US$20.1bUS$69.5bUS$2.1b11.2x
Sat, 10 Aug 2019US$22.7bUS$69.9bUS$2.3b10.5x
Median PE Ratio


Total Market Cap: US$20.7bTotal Earnings: US$2.3bTotal Revenue: US$69.9bTotal Market Cap vs Earnings and Revenue0%0%0%
U.S. Department Stores Industry Median PE3Y Average 9.6x202020212022
Current Industry PE
  • Investors are more pessimistic on the 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 5.7x which is lower than its 3-year average PE of 12.8x.
  • Given that earnings are expected to decline by 14%, the lower than average PE seems justified.
Past Earnings Growth
  • The earnings for companies in the Department Stores industry have grown 19% per year over the last three years, while revenues have remained mostly flat.
  • This means that companies overall are more efficiently conducting business since profits are increasing while sales have been flat.

Industry Comparison

How does U.S. Department Stores compare with similar industries?

US Market5.92%
Consumer Discretionary8.84%
General Merchanise and Department Stores16.18%
Department Stores20.00%
General Merchandise Stores15.73%
Industry PEThere is insufficient data on the sub-industries of this industry.
Forecasted GrowthThere is insufficient data on the sub-industries of this industry.

Top Stock Gainers and Losers

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

CompanyLast Price7D1YValuation
M Macy'sUS$23.4429.1%
DDS Dillard'sUS$302.3720.8%
JWN NordstromUS$26.5625.4%
KSS Kohl'sUS$41.876.8%
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