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U.S. Tobacco Industry Analysis

UpdatedDec 02, 2021
DataAggregated Company Financials
  • 7D-24.9%
  • 3M-33.6%
  • 1Y2.8%
  • YTD-82.3%

Over the last 7 days, the Tobacco industry has dropped 25%, driven by a pullback from RLX Technology of 33%. As for the longer term, the industry's performance has been flat for the past year.

Industry Valuation and Performance

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

DateMarket CapRevenueEarningsPE
Sun, 05 Dec 2021US$8.1bUS$5.3bUS$6.5m12.9x
Tue, 02 Nov 2021US$9.3bUS$5.1bUS$107.8m14.9x
Thu, 30 Sep 2021US$98.7bUS$26.3bUS$4.6b19.9x
Sat, 28 Aug 2021US$101.7bUS$26.3bUS$4.6b20.5x
Sun, 04 Jul 2021US$105.4bUS$26.3bUS$4.6b19.3x
Wed, 07 Apr 2021US$113.4bUS$25.4bUS$4.2b22x
Sat, 09 Jan 2021US$78.7bUS$24.7bUS$4.4b18.7x
Fri, 02 Oct 2020US$73.6bUS$24.3bUS$596.2m51.9x
Mon, 06 Jul 2020US$74.6bUS$22.7b-US$865,982,434.0034.4x
Thu, 09 Apr 2020US$73.5bUS$22.8b-US$817,461,805.0025.4x
Wed, 01 Jan 2020US$95.4bUS$22.1b-US$1,230,071,040.0028.5x
Sat, 05 Oct 2019US$78.5bUS$22.3bUS$1.8b15.3x
Tue, 09 Jul 2019US$91.3bUS$22.2bUS$6.4b16.3x
Mon, 01 Apr 2019US$110.4bUS$23.8bUS$6.2b17.4x
Thu, 03 Jan 2019US$95.1bUS$24.0bUS$7.0b13.3x
PE Ratio


Total Market Cap: US$95.1bTotal Earnings: US$7.0bTotal Revenue: US$24.0b0%0%0%3 Year10 Year

Current Industry PE: Investors are more pessimistic on the industry, considering it's trading at a PE ratio of 13.3x which is lower than its 3-year average PE of 24.7x. It appears they believe that earnings will not grow as fast as they have historically.

Past Earnings Growth: The earnings for companies in the Tobacco industry have declined 90% per year over the last three years, and revenues have also declined 40% per year. This means overall sales from these companies are declining and profits are subsequently falling as well.

Industry Trends

Which industries have driven the changes within the U.S. Tobacco industry?


Industry PE: Investors are most optimistic about the Tobacco industry even though it's trading below its 3-year average PE ratio of 24.7x. However analysts are expecting annual earnings growth of 42%, which is lower than the prior year's growth of 331% per year. So the market might believe that analysts are underestimating future growth.

Forecasted Growth: Analysts are most optimistic on the Tobacco industry, expecting annual earnings growth of 42% over the next 5 years. However this is lower than its past earnings growth rate of 331% per year.

Top Stock Gainers and Losers

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

PM Philip Morris International0.8%+US$1.1b10.7%PE15.5x
MO Altria Group0.4%+US$330.7m6.2%PE29.2x
UVV Universal1.9%+US$22.4m0.8%PE12.1x
TPB Turning Point Brands1.1%+US$8.1m-5.8%PE14.4x
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