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South African (JSE) Apparel Retail Industry Analysis

UpdatedMay 28, 2022
DataAggregated Company Financials
  • 7D2.5%
  • 3M-1.0%
  • 1Y-1.8%
  • YTD0.8%

In the last week, the Apparel Retail industry is up 2.5%, with all of the companies up. The industry has been flat over the past 12 months despite the gain this week. Looking forward, earnings are forecast to grow by 15% annually.

Industry Valuation and Performance

Has the South African Apparel Retail Industry valuation changed over the past few years?

DateMarket CapRevenueEarningsPE
Sat, 28 May 2022R195.1bR160.3bR9.2b8.3x
Mon, 25 Apr 2022R204.5bR160.3bR9.2b8.6x
Wed, 23 Mar 2022R203.5bR160.2bR9.1b17.1x
Fri, 18 Feb 2022R212.6bR159.9bR8.6b17.5x
Sun, 16 Jan 2022R202.6bR159.9bR8.6b17.4x
Tue, 14 Dec 2021R191.4bR159.9bR8.6b13.8x
Thu, 11 Nov 2021R209.1bR139.2bR883.7m10.6x
Sat, 09 Oct 2021R198.1bR139.2bR770.2m15.1x
Mon, 06 Sep 2021R206.2bR139.2bR770.2m15.8x
Wed, 04 Aug 2021R208.1bR139.2bR770.2m16.8x
Sat, 08 May 2021R163.5bR138.7b-R612,801,000.0026x
Tue, 09 Feb 2021R151.5bR135.2b-R908,301,000.0017.8x
Mon, 02 Nov 2020R117.4bR132.7bR307.7m15.5x
Thu, 06 Aug 2020R100.3bR132.5bR4.0b13x
Sun, 10 May 2020R105.9bR136.5bR8.1b13.3x
Sat, 01 Feb 2020R152.1bR138.2bR9.1b17.3x
Tue, 05 Nov 2019R162.4bR138.7bR9.5b16.3x
Fri, 09 Aug 2019R170.1bR142.7bR9.7b15.7x
Median PE Ratio


Total Market Cap: R184.7bTotal Earnings: R10.8bTotal Revenue: R141.8bTotal Market Cap vs Earnings and Revenue0%0%0%
South African Apparel Retail Industry Median PE3Y Average 16.4x202020212022
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 8.3x which is lower than its 3-year average PE of 16.4x.
Past Earnings Growth
  • The earnings for companies in the Apparel Retail industry have declined 5.4% per year over the last three years.
  • Meanwhile revenues for these companies have grown 4.2% 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 South African Apparel Retail compare with similar industries?

ZA Market2.68%
Consumer Discretionary0.71%
Specialty Stores2.72%
Apparel Retail2.50%
Home Furnishing Retail4.33%
Automotive Retail4.05%
Home Improvement Retail2.52%
Computer and Electronics Retail0%
Specialty Stores0%
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
PPH Pepkor HoldingsR20.784.2%
TRU Truworths InternationalR53.034.8%
MRP Mr Price GroupR203.631.4%
TFG Foschini GroupR139.400.007%
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