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Has the U.S. Semiconductors Industry valuation changed over the past few years?
|Mon, 29 Nov 2021||US$2.9t||US$387.1b||US$86.7b||29.3x|
|Wed, 27 Oct 2021||US$2.5t||US$371.1b||US$84.0b||32.7x|
|Fri, 24 Sep 2021||US$2.4t||US$366.2b||US$79.3b||30.8x|
|Sun, 22 Aug 2021||US$2.3t||US$358.3b||US$74.7b||26.6x|
|Fri, 09 Jul 2021||US$2.3t||US$354.5b||US$73.1b||30.1x|
|Thu, 01 Apr 2021||US$2.1t||US$333.1b||US$64.7b||33.1x|
|Sun, 03 Jan 2021||US$1.9t||US$316.0b||US$62.0b||33.1x|
|Wed, 07 Oct 2020||US$1.6t||US$303.9b||US$56.4b||28.1x|
|Tue, 30 Jun 2020||US$1.4t||US$291.1b||US$54.3b||32x|
|Fri, 03 Apr 2020||US$1.1t||US$289.8b||US$54.0b||23.9x|
|Mon, 06 Jan 2020||US$1.3t||US$283.3b||US$51.0b||30.6x|
|Thu, 10 Oct 2019||US$1.1t||US$282.2b||US$52.9b||25x|
|Wed, 03 Jul 2019||US$1.1t||US$288.0b||US$59.8b||26.3x|
|Sat, 06 Apr 2019||US$1.0t||US$290.4b||US$68.4b||18.3x|
|Tue, 08 Jan 2019||US$882.4b||US$296.4b||US$77.1b||15.6x|
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 28.2x. It appears they believe that earnings will grow in-line with historical growth rates.
Past Earnings Growth: The earnings for companies in the Semiconductor industry have grown 9.4% per year over the last three years, and revenues for these companies have grown 12% per year. This means that more sales are being generated by these companies overall, and subsequently their profits are increasing too.
Which industries have driven the changes within the U.S. Semiconductors industry?
Industry PE: Investors are most optimistic about the Semiconductors industry which is trading above its 3-year average PE ratio of 30.6x. However analysts are expecting annual earnings growth of 17%, which is lower than the prior year's growth of 80% per year. So the market might believe that analysts are underestimating future growth. Meanwhile, investors are most pessimistic about the Semiconductor Equipment industry, which is trading close to its 3-year average of 26.5x.
Forecasted Growth: Analysts are most optimistic on the Semiconductors industry, expecting annual earnings growth of 17% over the next 5 years. However this is lower than its past earnings growth rate of 80% per year. Meanwhile, the Semiconductor Equipment industry is expected to see its earnings grow by 14% per year over the next few years.
Which companies have driven the market over the last 7 days?
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