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U.S. Tobacco Industry Analysis

UpdatedMay 28, 2022
DataAggregated Company Financials
  • 7D7.6%
  • 3M-20.8%
  • 1Y-73.2%
  • YTD-36.9%

Over the last 7 days, the Tobacco industry has risen 7.6%, driven by gains from every company within the industry. However, the industry is down 73% over the past year. Looking forward, earnings are forecast to grow by 12% annually.

Industry Valuation and Performance

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

DateMarket CapRevenueEarningsPE
Sun, 29 May 2022US$5.7bUS$5.3bUS$374.9m8.7x
Tue, 26 Apr 2022US$5.4bUS$5.4bUS$234.3m10.1x
Thu, 24 Mar 2022US$5.3bUS$5.5bUS$247.0m10.1x
Sat, 19 Feb 2022US$7.2bUS$5.4bUS$139.2m13.2x
Mon, 17 Jan 2022US$7.6bUS$5.4bUS$158.6m14.1x
Wed, 15 Dec 2021US$7.8bUS$5.4bUS$158.2m13.1x
Fri, 12 Nov 2021US$8.7bUS$5.2bUS$114.6m15.7x
Sun, 10 Oct 2021US$95.6bUS$26.3bUS$4.6b19.5x
Tue, 07 Sep 2021US$106.1bUS$26.3bUS$4.6b20.6x
Thu, 05 Aug 2021US$97.7bUS$26.3bUS$4.6b20.2x
Sun, 09 May 2021US$109.4bUS$25.4bUS$4.2b20.4x
Wed, 10 Feb 2021US$111.3bUS$25.3bUS$4.4b17.7x
Tue, 03 Nov 2020US$69.0bUS$24.3bUS$596.1m69.5x
Fri, 07 Aug 2020US$78.3bUS$22.7b-US$865,998,918.0042.6x
Thu, 30 Apr 2020US$74.7bUS$22.8b-US$817,344,068.0027.8x
Sun, 02 Feb 2020US$90.2bUS$22.1b-US$1,230,071,040.0023.8x
Wed, 06 Nov 2019US$85.7bUS$22.3bUS$1.8b15.3x
Sat, 10 Aug 2019US$90.4bUS$22.2bUS$6.4b16x
Median PE Ratio


Total Market Cap: US$94.6bTotal Earnings: US$6.2bTotal Revenue: US$23.8bTotal Market Cap vs Earnings and Revenue0%0%0%
U.S. Tobacco Industry Median PE3Y Average 23.9x202020212022
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 8.7x which is lower than its 3-year average PE of 24.0x.
Past Earnings Growth
  • The earnings for companies in the Tobacco industry have declined 61% per year over the last three years,
  • Revenues have also declined 39% per year.
  • This means overall sales from these companies are declining and profits are subsequently falling as well.

Industry Comparison

How does U.S. Tobacco compare with similar industries?

US Market5.92%
Consumer Staples6.32%
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
PM Philip Morris InternationalUS$106.975.8%
MO Altria GroupUS$54.436.5%
RLX RLX TechnologyUS$2.038.6%
VGR Vector GroupUS$12.458.3%
UVV UniversalUS$63.476.5%
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