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South African (JSE) Trade Companies and Distributors Industry Analysis

UpdatedJul 21, 2024
DataAggregated Company Financials
Companies6
  • 7D-2.0%
  • 3M1.7%
  • 1Y3.4%
  • YTDn/a

Over the last 7 days, the Trade Companies and Distributors industry has dropped 2.0%, driven by a pullback from Barloworld of 4.1%. This takes the industry's 12 month performance to a gain of 3.4%. Looking forward, earnings are forecast to grow by 11% annually.

Industry Valuation and Performance

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

DateMarket CapRevenueEarningsPEAbsolute PEPS
Sun, 21 Jul 2024R26.4bR71.7bR3.2b7.7x8.2x0.4x
Tue, 18 Jun 2024R27.3bR72.5bR3.3b7.8x8.3x0.4x
Thu, 16 May 2024R27.4bR74.0bR3.4b8.2x8x0.4x
Sat, 13 Apr 2024R23.5bR74.0bR3.4b7.1x6.9x0.3x
Mon, 11 Mar 2024R22.3bR74.0bR3.4b6.9x6.5x0.3x
Wed, 07 Feb 2024R24.4bR74.0bR3.4b7.3x7.1x0.3x
Fri, 05 Jan 2024R26.5bR81.6bR3.4b7.4x7.8x0.3x
Sun, 03 Dec 2023R26.7bR81.8bR3.3b7.5x8x0.3x
Tue, 31 Oct 2023R26.3bR80.0bR3.9b5.9x6.7x0.3x
Thu, 28 Sep 2023R27.7bR80.2bR3.9b6.5x7.1x0.3x
Sat, 26 Aug 2023R27.8bR80.1bR3.9b6.7x7.1x0.3x
Mon, 24 Jul 2023R27.8bR80.0bR3.9b6.4x7.1x0.3x
Wed, 21 Jun 2023R29.0bR79.5bR4.0b7x7.3x0.4x
Fri, 19 May 2023R29.6bR77.6bR2.8b8.9x10.7x0.4x
Sun, 16 Apr 2023R30.4bR76.9bR2.7b9x11.1x0.4x
Tue, 14 Mar 2023R30.0bR76.9bR2.8b9.2x10.9x0.4x
Thu, 09 Feb 2023R30.9bR76.8bR2.8b9.3x11.2x0.4x
Sat, 07 Jan 2023R28.6bR76.3bR2.7b9.2x10.6x0.4x
Mon, 05 Dec 2022R32.4bR76.6bR2.9b9x11.3x0.4x
Wed, 02 Nov 2022R32.6bR80.0bR3.7b8.5x8.9x0.4x
Fri, 30 Sep 2022R29.4bR79.9bR3.6b7.7x8.1x0.4x
Sun, 28 Aug 2022R30.6bR79.8bR3.6b8x8.4x0.4x
Tue, 26 Jul 2022R30.6bR79.8bR3.6b8.2x8.5x0.4x
Thu, 23 Jun 2022R31.8bR78.2bR3.6b9x8.9x0.4x
Sat, 21 May 2022R34.7bR75.7bR4.2b9.2x8.2x0.5x
Mon, 18 Apr 2022R36.7bR75.5bR4.2b8.8x8.7x0.5x
Wed, 16 Mar 2022R32.9bR75.6bR4.1b8.7x8x0.4x
Fri, 11 Feb 2022R43.2bR75.4bR4.1b9.4x10.5x0.6x
Sun, 09 Jan 2022R40.1bR75.2bR4.1b9.1x9.8x0.5x
Tue, 07 Dec 2021R42.7bR74.0bR3.9b8.7x10.8x0.6x
Thu, 04 Nov 2021R41.1bR87.3bR65.7m8x625.6x0.5x
Sat, 02 Oct 2021R38.7bR85.9b-R100,692,242.008.2x-384.1x0.5x
Mon, 30 Aug 2021R34.0bR86.1b-R27,778,920.008.2x-1225.4x0.4x
Price to Earnings Ratio

-1204.6x


Total Market Cap: R33.5bTotal Earnings: -R27,778,920.00Total Revenue: R86.1bTotal Market Cap vs Earnings and Revenue0%0%0%
South African Trade Companies and Distributors Industry Price to Earnings3Y Average -34.4x202220232024
Current Industry PE
  • Investors are pessimistic on the South African Trading Companies and Distributors 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 8.2x which is higher than its 3-year average PE of -34.4x.
  • The industry is trading close to its 3-year average PS ratio of 0.40x.
Past Earnings Growth
  • Total earnings for the Trading Companies and Distributors industry have gone up over the last three years and the industry is now profitable.
  • Revenues have declined 5.9% per year.
  • This means that less sales are being generated overall, but since the cost of doing business is lower, profits have been increasing.

Industry Comparison

How does South African Trade Companies and Distributors compare with similar industries?

ZA Market-2.00%
Industrials-0.28%
Trade Distributors-2.00%
Trade Companies and Distributors-2.00%
Industry PEThere are no additional sub-industries under this industry.
Forecasted GrowthThere are no additional sub-industries under this industry.

Top Stock Gainers and Losers

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

CompanyLast Price7D1YValuation
IVT Invicta HoldingsR30.602.9%
+R82.3m
9.3%PE6.2x
ENX enX GroupR5.157.3%
+R63.5m
-28.5%PE4.2x
HDC Hudaco IndustriesR176.500.7%
+R35.5m
9.4%PE8.8x
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ISB

R0.79

Insimbi Industrial Holdings

7D

-1.3%

1Y

-26.9%

MMP

R26.80

Marshall Monteagle

7D

-1.7%

1Y

7.2%

ENX

R5.15

enX Group

7D

7.3%

1Y

-28.5%

HDC

R176.50

Hudaco Industries

7D

0.7%

1Y

9.4%

IVT

R30.60

Invicta Holdings

7D

2.9%

1Y

9.3%

BAW

R85.49

Barloworld

7D

-4.1%

1Y

3.8%