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South African (JSE) Trade Distributors Industry Analysis

UpdatedNov 28, 2021
DataAggregated Company Financials
  • 7D3.3%
  • 3M23.0%
  • 1Y85.5%
  • YTD56.5%

Over the last 7 days, the Trade Distributors industry has risen 3.3%, driven by gains from Barloworld of 5.3%. This takes the industry's 12 month performance to a gain of 85%.

Industry Valuation and Performance

Has the South African Trade Distributors Industry valuation changed over the past few years?

DateMarket CapRevenueEarningsPE
Mon, 29 Nov 2021R41.2bR74.0bR3.9b8.4x
Wed, 27 Oct 2021R39.9bR87.2bR61.0m8.3x
Fri, 24 Sep 2021R33.9bR85.9b-R100,583,531.008.2x
Sun, 22 Aug 2021R33.7bR86.1b-R27,778,920.008.7x
Fri, 09 Jul 2021R33.5bR86.1b-R27,778,920.009x
Thu, 01 Apr 2021R27.1bR85.5b-R293,478,420.009.3x
Sun, 03 Jan 2021R25.5bR83.4b-R2,126,466,420.0012.6x
Wed, 07 Oct 2020R18.6bR85.0b-R3,713,007,920.0040.7x
Tue, 30 Jun 2020R20.1bR82.6b-R1,713,658,510.2051.8x
Fri, 03 Apr 2020R19.7bR84.8bR47.6m9.8x
Mon, 06 Jan 2020R34.3bR91.6bR1.8b8.8x
Thu, 10 Oct 2019R34.8bR98.6bR3.3b10x
Wed, 03 Jul 2019R38.8bR94.8bR2.9b12.6x
Sat, 06 Apr 2019R38.9bR95.6bR2.7b10.8x
Tue, 08 Jan 2019R43.1bR100.3bR5.6b10.6x
PE Ratio


Total Market Cap: R43.4bTotal Earnings: R6.8bTotal Revenue: R101.8b0%0%0%3 Year10 Year

Current Industry PE: Investors are more pessimistic on the industry, considering it's trading at a PE ratio of 8.4x which is lower than its 3-year average PE of 16.1x. It appears they believe that earnings will not grow as fast as they have historically.

Past Earnings Growth: The earnings for companies in the Trade Distributors industry have declined 17% per year over the last three years, and revenues have also declined 10% per year. This means overall sales from these companies are declining and profits are subsequently falling as well.

Industry Trends

Which industries have driven the changes within the South African Trade Distributors industry?

Trade Companies and Distributors3.29%

Industry PE: Investors are most optimistic about the Trade Companies and Distributors industry even though it's trading below its 3-year average PE ratio of 16.1x. However analysts are expecting annual earnings growth of 9.2%, which is lower than the prior year's growth of 903% per year. So the market might believe that analysts are underestimating future growth.

Forecasted Growth: Analysts are most optimistic on the Trade Companies and Distributors industry, expecting annual earnings growth of 9.2% over the next 5 years.

Top Stock Gainers and Losers

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

BAW Barloworld5.3%+R1.4b97.4%PE10.2x
IVT Invicta Holdings1.8%+R55.0m84.2%PE13.9x
ENX enX Group1.1%+R14.5m69.3%PE8.4x
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