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U.S. Fertilizers and Agricultural Chemicals Industry Analysis

UpdatedMay 29, 2022
DataAggregated Company Financials
Companies23
  • 7D7.2%
  • 3M24.6%
  • 1Y46.2%
  • YTD39.6%

The Fertilizers and Agricultural Chemicals industry is up 7.2% in the last week, with Sociedad QuĂ­mica y Minera de Chile up 19%. In the last 12 months, the industry was up 46%. As for the next few years, earnings are forecast to decline by 7.3% per annum.

Industry Valuation and Performance

Has the U.S. Fertilizers and Agricultural Chemicals Industry valuation changed over the past few years?

DateMarket CapRevenueEarningsPE
Sun, 29 May 2022US$144.7bUS$54.9bUS$9.0b13.1x
Tue, 26 Apr 2022US$133.1bUS$49.2bUS$6.4b21.1x
Thu, 24 Mar 2022US$138.8bUS$49.2bUS$6.4b21.8x
Sat, 19 Feb 2022US$112.6bUS$47.1bUS$6.0b20.3x
Mon, 17 Jan 2022US$108.8bUS$45.3bUS$5.2b23.1x
Wed, 15 Dec 2021US$101.0bUS$45.3bUS$5.2b21.3x
Fri, 12 Nov 2021US$107.4bUS$45.1bUS$5.1b23.4x
Sun, 10 Oct 2021US$96.5bUS$42.7bUS$4.3b24.1x
Tue, 07 Sep 2021US$92.8bUS$43.1bUS$4.3b21.8x
Thu, 05 Aug 2021US$88.1bUS$43.2bUS$4.2b22.1x
Sun, 09 May 2021US$104.5bUS$41.2bUS$3.4b27.6x
Wed, 10 Feb 2021US$89.9bUS$39.9bUS$2.5b27.9x
Tue, 03 Nov 2020US$70.2bUS$38.8bUS$448.3m29.8x
Fri, 07 Aug 2020US$65.0bUS$39.0bUS$410.1m31.5x
Thu, 30 Apr 2020US$55.8bUS$39.7bUS$35.1m24.7x
Sun, 02 Feb 2020US$66.3bUS$39.1bUS$180.8m22.8x
Wed, 06 Nov 2019US$63.8bUS$39.4bUS$417.3m20.8x
Sat, 10 Aug 2019US$71.2bUS$39.6b-US$4,529,061,347.1521.2x
Median PE Ratio

19.4x


Total Market Cap: US$42.9bTotal Earnings: US$2.0bTotal Revenue: US$25.5bTotal Market Cap vs Earnings and Revenue0%0%0%
U.S. Fertilizers and Agricultural Chemicals Industry Median PE3Y Average 24.6x202020212022
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 13.1x which is lower than its 3-year average PE of 24.6x.
  • Given that earnings are expected to decline by 7.3%, the lower than average PE seems justified.
Past Earnings Growth
  • The earnings for companies in the Fertilizers and Agricultural Chemicals industry have grown 66% per year over the last three years.
  • Revenues for these companies have grown 29% per year.
  • This means that more sales are being generated by these companies overall, and subsequently their profits are increasing too.

Industry Comparison

How does U.S. Fertilizers and Agricultural Chemicals compare with similar industries?

US Market6.18%
Materials6.71%
Chemicals6.26%
Fertilizers and Agricultural Chemicals7.19%
Specialty Chemicals7.26%
Diversified Chemicals5.32%
Commodity Chemicals5.16%
Industrial Gases4.81%
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
SQM Sociedad QuĂ­mica y Minera de ChileUS$113.3318.7%
+US$5.1b
161.3%PS24.6x
CTVA CortevaUS$62.916.2%
+US$2.7b
38.3%PS25.6x
FMC FMCUS$126.015.5%
+US$828.7m
8.0%PS19x
MOS MosaicUS$59.853.3%
+US$687.8m
65.6%PS8.2x
SMG Scotts Miracle-GroUS$96.486.0%
+US$285.6m
-55.6%PS13.1x
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