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U.S. Entertainment Industry Analysis

UpdatedNov 29, 2022
DataAggregated Company Financials
Companies163
  • 7D-0.02%
  • 3M-8.0%
  • 1Y-49.9%
  • YTD-46.8%

Over the last 7 days, the Entertainment industry has risen 2.1%, driven by gains from Warner Music Group of 21%. In contrast, the industry has lost 49% in the last 12 months. Looking forward, earnings are forecast to grow by 29% annually.

Industry Valuation and Performance

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

DateMarket CapRevenueEarningsPEAbsolute PEPS
Tue, 29 Nov 2022US$629.3bUS$250.9bUS$908.8m26.2x692.5x2.5x
Thu, 27 Oct 2022US$656.2bUS$237.2bUS$5.3b20.6x122.8x2.8x
Sat, 24 Sep 2022US$621.1bUS$236.5bUS$5.4b21.2x114.8x2.6x
Mon, 22 Aug 2022US$717.2bUS$237.3bUS$5.2b22.4x138.9x3x
Wed, 20 Jul 2022US$618.8bUS$213.9bUS$9.5b23.6x64.9x2.9x
Fri, 17 Jun 2022US$614.1bUS$217.8bUS$9.4b23.8x65.7x2.8x
Sun, 15 May 2022US$658.0bUS$215.6bUS$9.8b23.1x67.4x3.1x
Tue, 12 Apr 2022US$787.7bUS$199.0bUS$9.0b23.3x87.7x4x
Thu, 10 Mar 2022US$788.4bUS$200.5bUS$9.2b23.5x85.7x3.9x
Sat, 05 Feb 2022US$903.2bUS$190.2bUS$7.6b34x118.1x4.7x
Mon, 03 Jan 2022US$1.1tUS$188.6bUS$7.6b34.5x144x5.8x
Wed, 01 Dec 2021US$1.1tUS$188.5bUS$7.5b32.2x151.6x6.1x
Fri, 29 Oct 2021US$1.2tUS$178.6bUS$6.0b32.7x208.9x7x
Sun, 26 Sep 2021US$1.2tUS$177.2bUS$5.3b27.4x225.6x6.7x
Tue, 24 Aug 2021US$1.2tUS$176.4bUS$6.0b32.6x195.2x6.7x
Wed, 30 Jun 2021US$1.2tUS$171.0bUS$386.0m35.5x3195.9x7.2x
Sat, 03 Apr 2021US$1.2tUS$162.7b-US$904,689,084.5046.8x-1286x7.2x
Tue, 05 Jan 2021US$1.1tUS$162.0bUS$60.2m35.6x18438.6x6.9x
Fri, 09 Oct 2020US$873.8bUS$161.9bUS$2.2b29.7x403.3x5.4x
Thu, 02 Jul 2020US$794.5bUS$166.3bUS$2.3b25.3x350x4.8x
Sun, 05 Apr 2020US$602.3bUS$174.8bUS$10.0b20.6x60.1x3.4x
Wed, 08 Jan 2020US$713.7bUS$187.8bUS$15.4b23.3x46.4x3.8x
Price to Earnings Ratio

43.5x


Total Market Cap: US$716.7bTotal Earnings: US$16.5bTotal Revenue: US$177.6bTotal Market Cap vs Earnings and Revenue0%0%0%
U.S. Entertainment Industry Price to Earnings3Y Average 704.8x202020212022
Current Industry PE
  • Investors are pessimistic on the American Entertainment 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 696x which is lower than its 3-year average PE of 705x.
  • The 3-year average PS ratio of 5.0x is higher than the industry's current PS ratio of 2.5x.
Past Earnings Growth
  • The earnings for companies in the Entertainment industry have declined 62% per year over the last three years.
  • Meanwhile revenues for these companies have grown 12% 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 Trends

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

US Market0.31%
Telecom0.37%
Entertainment-0.022%
Interactive Home Entertainment0.17%
Movies and Entertainment-0.12%
Industry PE
  • Investors are most optimistic about the Interactive Home Entertainment industry which is trading above its 3-year average PE ratio of 140x.
    • Analysts are expecting annual earnings growth of 25.9%, which is higher than its past year's earnings decline of 0.8% per year.
  • Investors are most pessimistic about the Movies and Entertainment industry, although it looks like investor sentiment has improved given that it's trading above its 3-year average of 9.0x.
Forecasted Growth
  • Analysts are most optimistic on the Movies and Entertainment industry, expecting annual earnings growth of 31% over the next 5 years.
  • This is better than its past earnings decline of 6.6% per year.
  • In contrast, the Interactive Home Entertainment industry is expected to see its earnings grow by 26% per year over the next few years.

Top Stock Gainers and Losers

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

CompanyLast Price7D1YValuation
WMG Warner Music GroupUS$32.6120.9%
+US$2.9b
-23.6%PE30.9x
MANU Manchester UnitedUS$21.2563.1%
+US$1.3b
37.5%PS4.9x
TME Tencent Music Entertainment GroupUS$6.2211.9%
+US$1.1b
-10.8%PE24.8x
WBD Warner Bros. DiscoveryUS$10.923.4%
+US$874.2m
-55.6%PS1x
TTWO Take-Two Interactive SoftwareUS$101.263.9%
+US$642.7m
-40.3%PS3.9x
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WMG

US$32.61

Warner Music Group

7D

20.9%

1Y

-23.6%

PLTK

US$9.00

Playtika Holding

7D

-2.9%

1Y

-49.9%

IQ

US$2.66

iQIYI

7D

-6.3%

1Y

-58.3%

TME

US$6.22

Tencent Music Entertainment Group

7D

11.9%

1Y

-10.8%

HUYA

US$2.06

HUYA

7D

-10.0%

1Y

-73.8%

SPOT

US$76.73

Spotify Technology

7D

3.5%

1Y

-68.9%

SE

US$53.45

Sea

7D

-1.2%

1Y

-82.1%

TTWO

US$101.26

Take-Two Interactive Software

7D

3.9%

1Y

-40.3%

BILI

US$12.59

Bilibili

7D

-6.9%

1Y

-81.4%

WBD

US$10.92

Warner Bros. Discovery

7D

3.4%

1Y

-55.6%

ATVI

US$74.72

Activision Blizzard

7D

-0.1%

1Y

23.9%