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U.S. Real Estate Development Industry Analysis

UpdatedMay 28, 2022
DataAggregated Company Financials
  • 7D0.9%
  • 3M-10.4%
  • 1Y-23.3%
  • YTD-16.8%

The Real Estate Development is pretty flat in the last 7 days, but Forestar Group has stood out, gaining 3.9%. Unfortunately though, the industry is down 23% over the past 12 months. Earnings are forecast to grow by 31% annually.

Industry Valuation and Performance

Has the U.S. Real Estate Development Industry valuation changed over the past few years?

DateMarket CapRevenueEarningsPE
Sun, 29 May 2022US$6.1bUS$5.3bUS$158.9m6.7x
Tue, 26 Apr 2022US$7.2bUS$5.3bUS$91.4m6.4x
Thu, 24 Mar 2022US$7.1bUS$5.2bUS$32.1m7.5x
Sat, 19 Feb 2022US$6.9bUS$4.5b-US$11,325,638.008.5x
Mon, 17 Jan 2022US$7.3bUS$4.4b-US$29,825,638.009.2x
Wed, 15 Dec 2021US$7.0bUS$4.4b-US$25,621,585.008.8x
Fri, 12 Nov 2021US$7.2bUS$3.7b-US$34,975,053.009.7x
Sun, 10 Oct 2021US$6.9bUS$3.6bUS$80.5m11.9x
Tue, 07 Sep 2021US$7.2bUS$3.6bUS$55.3m11.1x
Thu, 05 Aug 2021US$7.2bUS$3.6bUS$64.8m11.5x
Sun, 09 May 2021US$8.3bUS$3.4bUS$95.4m12.1x
Wed, 10 Feb 2021US$6.7bUS$3.2bUS$6.8m21.5x
Tue, 03 Nov 2020US$5.1bUS$3.8b-US$1,405,601.006.9x
Fri, 07 Aug 2020US$4.7bUS$3.7b-US$143,046,366.008.8x
Thu, 30 Apr 2020US$4.4bUS$4.2b-US$58,640,181.009x
Sun, 02 Feb 2020US$7.1bUS$4.6bUS$161.7m7.9x
Wed, 06 Nov 2019US$6.8bUS$4.7bUS$229.3m16.5x
Sat, 10 Aug 2019US$7.7bUS$4.6bUS$279.4m7x
Median PE Ratio


Total Market Cap: US$6.1bTotal Earnings: US$249.7mTotal Revenue: US$4.0bTotal Market Cap vs Earnings and Revenue0%0%0%
U.S. Real Estate Development Industry Median PE3Y Average 11.1x202020212022
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 6.7x which is lower than its 3-year average PE of 11.1x.
Past Earnings Growth
  • The earnings for companies in the Real Estate Development industry have declined 14% per year over the last three years.
  • Meanwhile revenues for these companies have grown 9.7% per year.
  • This means that although more sales are being generated, either the cost of doing business or the level of investment back into businesses has increased, which has decreased profits.

Industry Comparison

How does U.S. Real Estate Development compare with similar industries?

US Market5.92%
Real Estate5.48%
Real Estate3.92%
Real Estate Development0.90%
Diversified Real Estate5.51%
Real Estate Services4.07%
Real Estate Operating Companies3.52%
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
FOR Forestar GroupUS$16.783.9%
HHC Howard HughesUS$84.840.6%
STRS Stratus PropertiesUS$41.392.4%
AEI Alset EHome InternationalUS$0.3819.9%
AXR AMREPUS$12.532.6%
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