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U.S. Retail Distributors Industry Analysis

UpdatedNov 28, 2021
DataAggregated Company Financials
  • 7D-2.2%
  • 3M10.5%
  • 1Y49.7%
  • YTD47.5%

Over the last 7 days, the Retail Distributors industry has dropped 2.2%, driven by a decline by Pool of 3.1%. This takes the industry's 12 month performance to a gain of 50%.

Industry Valuation and Performance

Has the U.S. Retail Distributors Industry valuation changed over the past few years?

DateMarket CapRevenueEarningsPE
Sun, 28 Nov 2021US$61.0bUS$39.2bUS$2.5b15.8x
Tue, 26 Oct 2021US$61.9bUS$52.6bUS$2.5b23x
Thu, 23 Sep 2021US$56.7bUS$51.9bUS$2.4b22.4x
Sat, 21 Aug 2021US$58.2bUS$38.2bUS$2.4b15.9x
Sat, 05 Jun 2021US$58.5bUS$35.7bUS$1.5b15.3x
Tue, 09 Mar 2021US$45.9bUS$34.7bUS$1.2b18.7x
Mon, 30 Nov 2020US$43.0bUS$36.4bUS$970.6m17.9x
Thu, 03 Sep 2020US$39.3bUS$34.5bUS$901.1m22.8x
Sun, 07 Jun 2020US$34.3bUS$35.7bUS$1.5b19.5x
Sat, 29 Feb 2020US$33.8bUS$35.9bUS$1.5b17.1x
Tue, 03 Dec 2019US$39.0bUS$36.2bUS$1.5b16x
Fri, 06 Sep 2019US$33.4bUS$36.2bUS$1.5b15x
Mon, 10 Jun 2019US$32.9bUS$36.0bUS$1.5b12x
Sun, 03 Mar 2019US$34.6bUS$34.0bUS$1.5b16.9x
Wed, 05 Dec 2018US$34.2bUS$34.8bUS$1.6b16.5x
PE Ratio


Total Market Cap: US$34.2bTotal Earnings: US$1.6bTotal Revenue: US$34.8b0%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 17.4x. It appears they believe that earnings will grow in-line with historical growth rates.

Past Earnings Growth: The earnings for companies in the Retail Distributors industry have grown 16% per year over the last three years, and revenues for these companies have grown 4.0% 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. Retail Distributors industry?


Industry PE: Investors are most optimistic about the Distributors industry, which is trading close to its 3-year average PE ratio of 17.4x. However analysts are expecting annual earnings growth of 7.4%, which is lower than the prior year's growth of 73% per year. So the market might believe that analysts are underestimating future growth.

Forecasted Growth: Analysts are most optimistic on the Distributors industry, expecting annual earnings growth of 7.4% over the next 5 years. However this is lower than its past earnings growth rate of 73% per year.

Top Stock Gainers and Losers

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

WEYS Weyco Group2.1%+US$4.9m32.3%PE15.5x
DIT AMCON Distributing2.8%+US$2.8m90.4%PE6.5x
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