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U.S. Advertising Industry Analysis

UpdatedMay 29, 2022
DataAggregated Company Financials
  • 7D2.7%
  • 3M-16.8%
  • 1Y-25.7%
  • YTD-20.5%

In the last week, the Advertising industry is up 2.7%, with Interpublic Group of Companies up 5.2%. Meanwhile, PubMatic actually underperformed within the industry, shrinking 6.5% in the last week. However, the industry is down 26% over the past year. As for the next few years, earnings are expected to grow by 13% per annum.

Industry Valuation and Performance

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

DateMarket CapRevenueEarningsPE
Sun, 29 May 2022US$47.2bUS$37.8bUS$2.2b12.5x
Tue, 26 Apr 2022US$50.0bUS$36.8bUS$2.1b26.3x
Thu, 24 Mar 2022US$52.7bUS$36.6bUS$2.3b14.9x
Sat, 19 Feb 2022US$55.3bUS$35.9bUS$2.0b20.1x
Mon, 17 Jan 2022US$57.1bUS$36.0bUS$1.7b15x
Wed, 15 Dec 2021US$57.0bUS$35.9bUS$1.7b16.4x
Fri, 12 Nov 2021US$61.6bUS$34.9bUS$1.7b22.1x
Sun, 10 Oct 2021US$56.1bUS$32.4bUS$1.9b18.2x
Tue, 07 Sep 2021US$56.8bUS$32.6bUS$1.8b19.4x
Thu, 05 Aug 2021US$55.2bUS$32.5bUS$1.9b19x
Sun, 09 May 2021US$57.6bUS$30.4bUS$1.2b21.1x
Wed, 10 Feb 2021US$45.1bUS$30.3bUS$368.0m19.3x
Tue, 03 Nov 2020US$28.5bUS$29.6bUS$584.5m18.6x
Fri, 07 Aug 2020US$26.0bUS$26.9bUS$555.6m15.5x
Thu, 30 Apr 2020US$24.5bUS$28.3bUS$928.3m9.9x
Sun, 02 Feb 2020US$32.7bUS$28.5bUS$1.6b13.4x
Wed, 06 Nov 2019US$31.5bUS$28.4bUS$1.5b12.7x
Sat, 10 Aug 2019US$33.7bUS$30.0bUS$1.5b13.4x
Median PE Ratio


Total Market Cap: US$32.4bTotal Earnings: US$1.7bTotal Revenue: US$30.0bTotal Market Cap vs Earnings and Revenue0%0%0%
U.S. Advertising Industry Median PE3Y Average 16.6x202020212022
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 12.5x which is lower than its 3-year average PE of 16.6x.
Past Earnings Growth
  • The earnings for companies in the Advertising industry have grown 9.7% per year over the last three years.
  • Revenues for these companies have grown 8.0% 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. Advertising compare with similar industries?

US Market6.18%
Cable and Satellite5.59%
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
IPG Interpublic Group of CompaniesUS$32.285.2%
TTGT TechTargetUS$71.396.1%
IAS Integral Ad Science HoldingUS$12.495.5%
STGW StagwellUS$8.049.5%
MGNI MagniteUS$11.275.9%
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