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Zambian (LSE) Consumer Staples Sector Analysis

UpdatedFeb 29, 2024
DataAggregated Company Financials
  • 7D-0.02%
  • 3M-0.2%
  • 1Y79.4%
  • YTD0.3%

Over the last 7 days, the Consumer Staples industry has remained flat. The past year has been better, since the industry has gained 50% in that time. Looking forward, earnings are forecast to grow by 34% annually.

Sector Valuation and Performance

Has the Zambian Consumer Staples Sector valuation changed over the past few years?

DateMarket CapRevenueEarningsPEAbsolute PEPS
Fri, 01 Mar 2024ZK16.4bZK16.3bZK1.4b8.7x11.5x1x
Sun, 28 Jan 2024ZK16.3bZK16.3bZK1.4b8.8x11.5x1x
Tue, 26 Dec 2023ZK16.3bZK16.3bZK1.4b8.9x11.4x1x
Thu, 23 Nov 2023ZK15.1bZK15.8bZK1.2b10.5x12.8x1x
Sat, 21 Oct 2023ZK11.6bZK15.1bZK1.2b6.3x9.3x0.8x
Mon, 18 Sep 2023ZK10.9bZK15.1bZK1.2b5.7x8.7x0.7x
Wed, 16 Aug 2023ZK10.9bZK14.9bZK1.1b5.7x10.1x0.7x
Fri, 14 Jul 2023ZK10.9bZK14.9bZK1.1b5.7x10.2x0.7x
Sun, 11 Jun 2023ZK11.0bZK14.7bZK1.2b5.7x9.3x0.7x
Tue, 09 May 2023ZK11.0bZK14.7bZK1.2b5.7x9.3x0.7x
Thu, 06 Apr 2023ZK11.0bZK14.7bZK1.1b6.5x9.6x0.7x
Sat, 04 Mar 2023ZK11.0bZK14.3bZK1.2b6.6x9.2x0.8x
Mon, 30 Jan 2023ZK10.9bZK14.3bZK1.2b6.5x9.2x0.8x
Wed, 28 Dec 2022ZK11.0bZK14.3bZK1.2b6.5x9.2x0.8x
Fri, 25 Nov 2022ZK11.0bZK14.3bZK1.5b6.1x7.4x0.8x
Sun, 23 Oct 2022ZK11.0bZK14.2bZK1.6b5.9x7x0.8x
Tue, 20 Sep 2022ZK11.0bZK13.9bZK1.6b5.9x7x0.8x
Thu, 18 Aug 2022ZK11.0bZK13.9bZK1.6b5.9x7x0.8x
Sat, 16 Jul 2022ZK10.7bZK13.9bZK1.6b5.8x6.8x0.8x
Mon, 13 Jun 2022ZK10.5bZK13.5bZK1.5b5.8x7.2x0.8x
Wed, 11 May 2022ZK10.3bZK13.5bZK1.5b5.8x7.1x0.8x
Fri, 08 Apr 2022ZK10.6bZK13.1bZK1.4b6.7x7.5x0.8x
Sun, 06 Mar 2022ZK9.5bZK13.1bZK1.4b6.2x6.8x0.7x
Tue, 01 Feb 2022ZK9.8bZK13.1bZK1.4b6.1x7x0.7x
Thu, 30 Dec 2021ZK9.2bZK13.1bZK1.4b5.9x6.6x0.7x
Sat, 27 Nov 2021ZK8.3bZK12.3bZK1.1b18.6x7.9x0.7x
Mon, 25 Oct 2021ZK7.2bZK11.4bZK751.9m18.4x9.5x0.6x
Wed, 22 Sep 2021ZK6.7bZK11.4bZK751.9m18.4x8.8x0.6x
Fri, 20 Aug 2021ZK6.0bZK11.4bZK751.9m17.9x7.9x0.5x
Fri, 04 Jun 2021ZK5.5bZK11.1bZK699.0m34.1x7.8x0.5x
Mon, 08 Mar 2021ZK5.5bZK10.8bZK635.0m332.9x8.6x0.5x
Price to Earnings Ratio


Total Market Cap: ZK5.5bTotal Earnings: ZK635.0mTotal Revenue: ZK10.8bTotal Market Cap vs Earnings and Revenue0%0%0%
Zambian Consumer Staples Sector Price to Earnings3Y Average 8.6x202220232024
Current Industry PE
  • Investors are optimistic on the Zambian Consumer Staples industry, and appear confident in long term growth rates.
  • The industry is trading at a PE ratio of 11.6x which is higher than its 3-year average PE of 8.6x.
  • The 3-year average PS ratio of 0.73x is lower than the industry's current PS ratio of 1.0x.
Past Earnings Growth
  • The earnings for companies in the Consumer Staples industry have grown 31% per year over the last three years.
  • Revenues for these companies have grown 15% per year.
  • This means that more sales are being generated by these companies overall, and subsequently their profits are increasing too.

Industry Trends

Which industries have driven the changes within the Zambian Consumer Staples sector?

ZM Market1.88%
Consumer Staples-0.018%
Food and Staples Retail0%
Household Products0%
Personal Products0%
Industry PE
  • Investors are most optimistic about the Beverage industry even though it's trading below its 3-year average PE ratio of 34.9x.
    • It looks like they are confident that earnings will grow faster in the future than they have historically.
  • Investors are most pessimistic about the Tobacco industry, although it looks like investor sentiment has improved given that it's trading above its 3-year average of 1.4x.
Forecasted Growth
  • Analysts are most optimistic on the Food industry, expecting annual earnings growth of 34% over the next 5 years.
  • This is better than its past earnings decline of 6.9% per year.
  • In contrast, the Food industry is expected to see its earnings grow by 34% per year over the next few years.

Top Stock Gainers and Losers

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

CompanyLast Price7D1YValuation
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