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South African (JSE) Precious Metals and Minerals Industry Analysis

UpdatedMay 28, 2022
DataAggregated Company Financials
  • 7D7.8%
  • 3M-21.0%
  • 1Y-7.0%
  • YTD-4.6%

Over the last 7 days, the Precious Metals and Minerals industry has risen 7.8%, driven by gains from Anglo American Platinum of 7.9%. In contrast, the industry has lost 7.0% in the last 12 months. As for the next few years, earnings are forecast to decline by 8.3% per annum.

Industry Valuation and Performance

Has the South African Precious Metals and Minerals Industry valuation changed over the past few years?

DateMarket CapRevenueEarningsPE
Sat, 28 May 2022R894.7bR578.5bR167.4b5.2x
Mon, 25 Apr 2022R929.1bR578.5bR167.4b5.9x
Wed, 23 Mar 2022R1.1tR573.8bR164.9b6.4x
Fri, 18 Feb 2022R1.0tR557.0bR181.3b5.7x
Sun, 16 Jan 2022R955.6bR557.3bR181.4b4.8x
Tue, 14 Dec 2021R898.0bR557.7bR181.4b4.3x
Thu, 11 Nov 2021R930.7bR578.0bR184.3b5x
Sat, 09 Oct 2021R892.7bR577.8bR184.3b4.3x
Mon, 06 Sep 2021R809.2bR543.7bR172.6b4.4x
Wed, 04 Aug 2021R1.0tR543.7bR172.5b4.6x
Sat, 08 May 2021R1.1tR476.3bR138.3b5.6x
Tue, 09 Feb 2021R815.7bR407.9bR103.7b6.3x
Mon, 02 Nov 2020R598.5bR352.3bR75.2b6.8x
Thu, 06 Aug 2020R655.3bR309.3bR46.8b12.5x
Sun, 10 May 2020R491.6bR283.3bR34.8b16.6x
Sat, 01 Feb 2020R593.9bR255.0bR23.0b30.7x
Tue, 05 Nov 2019R509.4bR231.3bR16.5b36.4x
Fri, 09 Aug 2019R366.8bR206.8bR10.2b28.1x
Median PE Ratio


Total Market Cap: R301.0bTotal Earnings: R2.9bTotal Revenue: R197.9bTotal Market Cap vs Earnings and Revenue0%0%0%
South African Precious Metals and Minerals Industry Median PE3Y Average 13.7x202020212022
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 5.2x which is lower than its 3-year average PE of 13.7x.
  • Given that earnings are expected to decline by 8.3%, the lower than average PE seems justified.
Past Earnings Growth
  • The earnings for companies in the Precious Metals and Minerals industry have grown 288% per year over the last three years.
  • Revenues for these companies have grown 43% 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 South African Precious Metals and Minerals compare with similar industries?

ZA Market2.68%
Metals and Mining6.51%
Precious Metals and Minerals7.78%
Diversified Metals and Mining4.43%
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
AMS Anglo American PlatinumR1.67k7.9%
IMP Impala Platinum HoldingsR212.699.4%
SSW Sibanye StillwaterR50.419.2%
NPH Northam Platinum HoldingsR185.885.0%
RBP Royal Bafokeng PlatinumR158.003.6%
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