Overview of Market Industries: Valuation and Profitability




This page tells you which industry has the lowest valuation, highest dividend yield, highest opearting margins, highest ROE, etc. These are the median PE Ratio, Shiller PE Ratio, dividend yield, etc., in different industries. Please note the median is calculated among companies with valid values. For instance, in the calculation of median PE Ratio, the companies with negative PE Ratio, or 0 are not considered. You can learn more about this page here.
SupersectorSector
CyclicalConsumer Cyclical
CyclicalFinancial Services
CyclicalReal Estate
CyclicalBasic Materials
DefensiveHealthcare
DefensiveUtilities
DefensiveConsumer Defensive
SensitiveTechnology
SensitiveCommunication Services
SensitiveEnergy
SensitiveIndustrials

* Data in this page is the median value and it's updated daily. Sector and industry weightings are calculated using market capitalization which is converted to USD.


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PE Ratio PE Ratio without NRI Shiller PE Ratio EV-to-EBIT EV-to-EBITDA EV-to-Revenue PS Ratio PB Ratio Price-to-Tangible-Book Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow Price-to-Median-PS-Value Dividend Yield % Dividend Payout Ratio Gross Margin % Net Margin % Operating Margin % Pre-Tax Margin % ROE % ROA % ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % ROIC % WACC % Altman Z-Score Piotroski F-Score Beneish M-Score Debt-to-Equity Cash-to-Debt Equity-to-Asset Days Sales Outstanding Days Inventory Days Payable Cash Conversion Cycle Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % Current Ratio Quick Ratio Interest Coverage
Africa Overall 10.86 11.22 10.12 7.73 6.97 1.22 1.14 0.95 1.14 13.22 8.81 0.81 4.84 0.52 35.28 8.35 11.58 11.78 10.08 3.65 24.36 8.59 9.61 2.27 5.00 -2.42 0.42 0.65 0.45 53.29 69.78 74.61 38.46 7.50 1.40 1.04 7.36
Basic Materials Overall 12.53 13.60 6.75 5.94 0.96 0.98 0.92 1.04 15.43 9.04 0.79 5.30 0.67 24.85 4.09 7.66 6.45 7.76 3.41 15.21 6.71 10.49 2.48 5.00 -2.64 0.23 0.63 0.56 37.74 93.73 72.70 50.89 5.95 1.76 1.15 8.32
Basic Materials Agriculture 80.52 80.55 18.23 7.50 7.50 2.88 3.15 0.53 0.53 9.35 0.86 5.00 0.39 47.06 37.48 29.93 35.03 62.07 36.35 100.41 27.21 5.85 4.00 7.67 0.35 9.59 0.51 143.92 128.19 168.53 103.58 1.18 1.56 1.56 10.01
Basic Materials Building Materials 17.58 18.45 7.63 11.73 8.01 1.02 0.68 0.90 0.90 11.51 9.13 0.60 5.38 0.94 23.66 4.15 6.04 4.62 6.11 2.83 9.16 8.24 9.54 2.09 5.00 -2.49 0.38 0.47 0.58 17.04 81.12 76.31 21.54 7.88 1.12 0.74 7.45
Basic Materials Chemicals 12.53 12.91 11.86 6.56 5.35 0.81 1.16 1.20 1.54 14.85 11.19 0.73 5.06 0.65 36.45 5.87 9.79 8.61 11.10 5.30 18.26 10.22 9.67 2.85 5.00 -2.33 0.23 1.06 0.54 63.45 100.55 81.28 102.24 9.55 1.88 1.22 20.71
Basic Materials Forest Products 6.51 6.52 6.22 8.19 5.03 0.55 0.27 0.58 0.65 7.16 3.02 0.59 6.55 0.43 27.53 2.42 6.58 3.38 10.65 3.66 10.83 7.46 9.35 1.93 5.00 -2.73 0.72 0.21 0.45 44.83 78.03 72.70 37.09 14.14 1.73 0.93 4.25
Basic Materials Metals & Mining 21.00 28.50 12.85 6.70 6.72 1.83 2.16 1.06 1.23 11.48 9.96 1.17 5.22 0.38 20.76 3.43 8.28 8.42 3.53 2.27 8.63 4.56 12.01 2.24 5.00 -2.77 0.22 0.65 0.60 22.35 87.92 56.63 51.05 -12.64 2.07 1.25 7.28
Basic Materials Steel 5.84 5.58 18.64 2.70 5.48 0.29 0.19 0.54 0.54 10.87 7.00 0.52 4.61 0.58 21.70 2.69 3.92 3.26 5.38 3.42 15.21 12.70 15.85 2.78 6.00 -2.20 0.04 0.73 0.54 39.25 99.44 81.85 46.79 6.01 1.94 1.25 34.07
Communication Services Overall 12.89 12.37 12.87 8.04 6.15 1.25 0.95 1.20 2.52 17.94 8.98 0.89 6.28 0.77 60.35 8.80 18.83 10.98 9.42 4.86 32.38 8.62 9.85 2.40 5.00 -2.66 0.54 0.46 0.50 59.46 17.17 153.09 -30.16 7.57 1.12 1.06 8.58
Communication Services Telecommunication Services 15.12 15.68 17.04 8.80 5.94 2.46 1.35 1.23 3.09 19.64 8.79 0.89 5.58 0.96 63.47 13.29 22.95 14.00 10.02 5.31 30.23 9.86 10.21 2.45 5.50 -2.96 0.58 0.31 0.46 54.97 15.49 236.53 -112.98 9.89 0.93 0.89 6.73
Communication Services Media - Diversified 9.31 8.97 6.22 6.02 6.02 0.69 0.74 0.95 1.21 17.71 8.41 0.75 8.25 0.72 53.68 4.15 15.98 9.30 5.89 4.19 32.28 7.43 8.95 2.40 5.50 -2.37 0.35 5000.21 0.64 68.06 100.26 148.72 96.07 3.13 1.75 1.71 361.17
Communication Services Interactive Media 12.83 23.60 32.92 22.06 22.06 21.88 22.80 3.39 3.96 294.21 182.98 4.23 0.29 0.07 34.70 163.23 -17.46 93.27 22.43 16.36 1293.06 -2.68 18.27 10.12 4.00 -1.75 0.16 2.60 0.61 19.22 32.77 45.12 6.87 19.86 3.86 3.78
Consumer Cyclical Overall 12.85 13.29 8.43 7.61 0.92 0.83 1.31 1.72 16.98 13.15 0.74 4.27 0.58 38.58 4.37 9.24 7.35 9.00 5.12 22.82 10.68 9.18 2.97 5.00 0.57 0.28 0.43 36.51 75.62 66.13 34.98 4.03 1.26 0.79 6.50
Consumer Cyclical Vehicles & Parts 13.22 12.86 10.97 6.58 5.03 0.58 0.36 1.37 1.52 7.85 6.03 0.83 5.94 0.58 16.61 2.34 5.30 3.27 12.94 4.97 19.73 12.04 8.85 2.89 6.00 -2.58 0.66 0.25 0.41 56.43 91.26 52.03 81.04 8.14 1.07 0.64 4.03
Consumer Cyclical Furnishings, Fixtures & Appliances 12.75 12.75 8.94 8.92 2.11 1.95 2.15 7.14 54.74 16.60 23.19 23.13 17.03 12.78 41.49 15.44 0.15 0.05 0.74 140.04 259.94 54.65 345.33 2.15 1.19 52.88
Consumer Cyclical Homebuilding & Construction 1.89 82.33 82.33 1.27 0.38 0.45 0.58 1.89 1.87 0.38 7.22 -3.27 -7.24 -6.12 -3.56 -1.03 0.89 -2.21 2.87 1.12 5.00 -2.18 1.20 0.21 0.30 35.93 298.33 313.53 20.73 -20.02 1.33 0.85
Consumer Cyclical Manufacturing - Apparel & Accessories 6.70 6.77 3.34 2.92 0.27 0.35 0.51 0.51 17.56 4.59 0.78 11.29 0.80 22.15 6.00 13.24 7.28 8.08 4.59 49.52 19.38 1.50 5.50 5000.24 0.45 60.93 111.25 45.18 121.37 8.86 1.46 1.03 6.04
Consumer Cyclical Packaging & Containers 7.89 7.90 4.70 7.01 4.73 0.40 0.24 0.67 0.80 69.51 9.13 0.48 5.71 0.41 36.15 2.99 5.38 4.07 8.42 4.37 12.75 8.28 8.00 2.95 3.50 -2.79 0.72 0.30 0.52 68.83 87.84 77.21 68.12 0.10 1.75 1.16 4.97
Consumer Cyclical Restaurants 23.56 20.00 17.92 8.53 6.92 1.51 1.32 4.11 5.06 34.01 29.46 0.60 2.41 0.71 47.27 1.30 5.65 6.01 8.12 1.57 32.51 5.59 10.61 4.74 6.00 -2.71 1.08 47.04 0.51 38.17 32.33 54.68 7.88 -14.97 1.36 1.07 5001.46
Consumer Cyclical Retail - Cyclical 12.75 12.94 14.31 8.26 8.26 0.81 0.78 2.12 2.89 36.95 19.29 0.79 3.95 0.57 38.58 5.69 7.58 8.55 16.82 6.74 30.61 11.59 9.87 4.32 5.00 -2.40 0.31 0.48 0.55 25.62 81.37 63.57 47.35 9.94 1.54 0.85 10.15
Consumer Cyclical Travel & Leisure 19.30 19.22 7.98 10.73 8.37 1.93 1.11 1.46 1.79 7.44 7.31 0.75 1.94 0.53 67.15 4.47 18.76 10.61 7.80 2.85 17.21 9.19 7.16 1.11 5.50 -2.55 0.68 0.27 0.37 26.78 34.85 233.62 0.11 2.09 0.77 0.72 6.06
Consumer Defensive Overall 18.22 15.12 9.19 7.99 1.24 1.17 1.77 2.30 18.96 10.46 0.91 3.45 0.66 30.16 5.27 11.05 7.21 12.92 6.45 25.89 12.88 3.08 5.00 -2.35 0.32 0.64 0.52 39.79 74.03 58.51 48.65 10.37 1.52 0.97 12.27
Consumer Defensive Beverages - Alcoholic 22.41 21.27 21.11 12.22 9.33 2.38 1.84 2.55 4.55 18.73 14.81 1.03 3.70 0.89 46.18 10.76 22.27 19.68 15.13 9.73 44.51 18.03 3.48 6.00 -2.67 0.37 0.84 0.56 36.19 156.82 121.72 73.72 6.67 1.42 0.83 26.37
Consumer Defensive Beverages - Non-Alcoholic 158.91 158.91 53.27 17.65 2.76 1.50 3.85 3.99 14.92 0.96 1.38 63.02 0.89 5.18 2.41 2.03 0.58 4.54 2.63 2.71 5.00 -2.21 2.22 0.10 0.25 93.43 164.79 116.68 141.54 1.00 0.69 1.95
Consumer Defensive Consumer Packaged Goods 13.30 13.02 14.40 8.04 7.89 1.07 1.05 1.64 2.12 17.45 8.40 0.91 3.60 0.60 26.17 4.56 10.22 6.51 10.44 6.24 22.07 10.37 10.54 3.02 5.00 -2.24 0.31 0.66 0.53 42.60 75.32 53.81 52.65 10.08 1.65 0.99 12.56
Consumer Defensive Education 21.19 21.91 21.12 13.40 10.60 2.86 2.68 1.50 3.11 61.25 19.44 0.61 0.83 0.25 49.48 11.34 21.20 16.31 10.47 5.32 22.64 10.90 12.15 3.93 5.00 0.38 0.95 0.56 51.33 1.49 128.27 28.00 11.13 0.85 0.84 8.12
Consumer Defensive Retail - Defensive 22.11 21.53 17.50 17.51 15.09 0.43 0.36 4.09 8.92 19.30 27.38 0.76 2.92 0.54 12.34 3.18 5.07 4.91 14.83 6.46 38.09 15.49 11.03 4.72 5.00 -2.35 0.60 0.54 0.36 38.93 35.43 56.72 11.66 12.33 1.13 0.82 10.72
Consumer Defensive Tobacco Products 9.03 8.86 5.11 5.09 1.85 3.19 3.77 3.79 26.11 6.82 2.10 6.75 1.53 54.20 27.96 50.88 35.97 47.09 21.10 140.00 174.72 3.20 6.00 -3.47 0.01 101.97 0.39 3.92 250.59 50.38 204.13 779.24 1.25 0.64 594.67
Energy Overall 7.95 7.39 5.76 4.52 0.54 0.29 0.80 1.12 5.24 3.94 0.70 4.68 0.41 12.97 2.47 3.51 2.88 20.34 7.82 20.55 8.55 3.18 7.00 -2.75 0.49 0.68 0.33 38.75 25.02 52.33 17.94 16.14 1.26 0.99 13.77
Energy Oil & Gas 8.34 7.75 10.24 5.76 4.52 0.54 0.29 1.40 1.46 5.50 4.13 0.75 4.48 0.38 12.97 2.47 3.51 2.88 20.34 7.82 20.55 8.55 11.29 3.94 7.00 -2.75 0.49 0.68 0.33 38.75 25.02 52.33 13.69 13.88 1.08 0.87 13.77
Energy Other Energy Sources 4.30 5.66 8.29 51.08 51.08 0.84 0.94 0.64 0.66 4.97 1.63 0.65 10.36 0.44 39.00 19.62 10.79 19.07 8.79 6.91 17.58 6.72 11.23 2.04 5.00 -1.93 0.56 0.55 0.48 43.87 35.48 58.43 23.79 16.62 1.68 1.40 19.40
Financial Services Overall 9.25 9.26 5.73 6.27 1.57 1.66 1.05 1.17 7.04 5.79 0.89 4.48 0.44 21.09 27.07 28.38 13.15 2.12 9.71 -2.41 0.33 2.09 0.16 13.03 1.97
Financial Services Asset Management 14.09 15.19 11.86 5.73 7.41 3.25 2.62 0.84 1.06 17.84 12.16 0.87 5.48 0.64 51.89 18.70 30.00 28.91 5.31 2.13 104.31 3.79 8.75 3.32 5.00 -2.33 0.16 3.34 0.83 70.28 69.13 127.27 62.37 3.08 2.16 2.16 58.79
Financial Services Banks 6.08 6.08 2.79 2.07 1.44 1.72 0.91 0.97 1.91 1.74 0.93 4.95 0.35 28.66 32.34 39.93 15.85 1.89 18.21 -2.45 0.56 2.11 0.12 0.76
Financial Services Capital Markets 8.09 8.76 10.90 2.75 3.36 1.34 1.03 0.87 1.16 15.66 6.95 0.76 4.13 0.23 59.65 15.69 29.95 19.71 11.29 3.80 72.42 16.77 6.88 0.97 5.00 -2.26 0.22 1.39 0.38 160.74 38.51 677.56 3.99 26.53 1.06 1.06 4.11
Financial Services Insurance 11.08 11.25 13.38 6.50 6.15 0.69 1.08 1.24 1.30 7.82 8.04 0.88 4.06 0.42 44.88 10.39 40.47 13.83 13.19 2.75 154.31 17.59 11.32 0.89 3.00 -2.43 0.12 4.74 0.22 1.00 1.00 -834.79 11.19 1.01 1.01 No Debt
Financial Services Diversified Financial Services 11.61 11.57 34.53 1.48 9.93 3.95 3.07 1.84 5.30 19.73 0.84 4.03 0.58 77.68 16.20 20.83 23.29 16.13 1.17 31.69 3.28 11.56 0.84 5.00 -4.64 0.40 0.64 0.20 204.82 22.05 1775.76 -1360.80 15.50 1.17 1.17 1.66
Financial Services Credit Services 16.92 15.56 14.52 12.50 4.47 1.60 2.26 2.26 14.62 14.18 1.05 2.65 0.50 76.50 9.40 19.93 18.53 9.62 2.40 7.17 4.89 1.05 1.47 4.00 -1.83 2.18 0.10 0.24 35.21 4.54 18.47 10.64 -1707.17 4.37 4.37 165.27
Healthcare Overall 13.43 14.15 8.41 8.78 1.25 1.19 2.21 3.51 38.15 19.62 0.66 3.88 0.56 40.07 5.27 15.09 7.34 15.29 6.59 33.65 16.61 10.07 3.00 5.00 -2.14 0.67 0.30 0.44 67.77 68.06 72.45 44.40 7.77 1.31 1.07 31.73
Healthcare Drug Manufacturers 11.80 12.92 13.38 8.41 8.41 1.17 0.77 0.96 2.37 27.06 8.73 0.36 4.19 0.72 40.07 9.72 15.38 7.13 12.44 4.98 33.65 16.61 10.07 2.39 4.00 -2.46 0.89 0.26 0.53 82.70 173.43 68.60 172.60 2.06 1.88 1.18 42.24
Healthcare Healthcare Providers & Services 24.92 25.27 17.89 8.35 10.63 1.41 1.35 2.25 3.51 88.47 26.55 0.78 3.78 0.59 50.66 5.27 16.80 8.76 15.29 7.19 32.36 16.19 10.27 3.21 5.50 -2.59 0.67 0.29 0.41 32.33 22.49 72.45 19.07 9.25 1.31 0.94 31.27
Healthcare Medical Distribution 24.81 25.69 13.46 13.08 0.46 0.44 8.16 8.19 0.74 0.70 0.17 8.61 1.87 7.51 2.64 30.38 4.27 51.15 94.00 3.00 0.22 1.66 0.11 12.25 132.37 -120.12 1.10 1.10 9.90
Industrials Overall 8.44 8.72 5.82 5.16 0.60 0.37 0.69 0.98 9.72 7.76 0.79 4.54 0.41 21.36 3.66 5.98 5.01 8.68 3.75 16.73 9.54 8.81 2.14 5.00 0.48 0.44 0.45 63.03 42.70 67.99 59.61 6.80 1.42 1.06 6.44
Industrials Business Services 6.97 8.78 6.45 3.21 3.21 0.24 0.25 0.57 0.95 10.41 6.68 0.66 6.27 0.58 19.52 3.29 4.97 3.29 7.54 5.55 20.92 12.67 9.46 3.02 6.00 0.41 0.35 0.22 0.53 61.26 10.82 36.14 40.04 15.70 1.72 1.54 6.52
Industrials Conglomerates 19.95 20.00 5.34 13.37 12.81 0.66 0.65 0.75 1.25 12.21 24.91 0.97 3.33 0.54 23.33 4.00 5.78 5.42 2.95 2.68 17.09 5.29 10.63 1.89 5.00 -2.55 0.46 0.42 0.46 51.02 83.52 68.84 59.61 -1.84 1.25 1.00 7.11
Industrials Construction 6.67 6.67 10.71 3.36 3.29 0.42 0.23 0.61 0.84 11.50 5.90 0.71 3.58 0.34 12.28 2.33 7.52 4.19 7.15 2.66 13.10 19.71 10.17 1.94 5.00 -2.51 0.41 0.92 0.31 72.33 37.61 64.66 54.02 0.21 1.23 1.11 5.72
Industrials Farm & Heavy Construction Machinery 2.75 2.75 6.53 4.39 4.39 0.32 0.11 0.24 0.26 0.52 3.91 0.14 20.95 3.83 6.71 5.64 9.01 4.58 12.98 7.58 7.81 2.57 2.00 -2.01 0.50 0.05 0.49 46.54 222.91 85.32 184.13 -10.09 1.88 0.48 4.18
Industrials Industrial Distribution 6.49 6.92 10.02 4.14 3.51 0.57 0.34 0.61 0.61 12.55 10.83 0.70 4.19 0.31 24.19 2.92 4.91 4.41 9.58 4.50 21.60 9.93 5.34 2.78 4.00 -1.89 0.48 5.62 0.49 64.40 130.40 94.13 162.14 13.26 2.27 1.14 6.42
Industrials Industrial Products 8.49 7.26 4.01 5.28 5.10 0.65 0.34 0.64 0.75 5.45 4.10 0.65 4.91 0.39 15.65 2.13 3.30 3.55 8.15 4.36 17.69 5.64 8.91 2.03 5.50 -2.53 0.67 0.38 0.33 62.41 71.85 60.57 86.11 11.84 1.26 0.95 3.34
Industrials Transportation 5.78 5.38 6.33 5.87 5.85 2.18 1.01 1.03 1.12 5.12 8.06 1.00 4.35 0.44 42.27 5.99 16.63 12.89 16.49 6.33 16.60 10.21 9.71 1.83 4.00 -2.96 0.52 0.42 0.34 61.39 19.16 97.71 41.04 12.21 1.16 1.12 8.56
Industrials Waste Management 7.14
Real Estate Overall 9.06 9.16 10.69 10.43 6.78 3.95 0.68 0.69 13.30 0.72 9.12 0.87 66.71 36.52 59.03 40.38 6.49 3.54 173.95 6.37 8.83 1.04 4.00 -2.23 0.59 0.07 0.58 34.76 175.52 -12.26 3.15 0.96 0.63 2.99
Real Estate Real Estate 8.66 8.80 6.32 8.64 7.39 3.92 2.32 0.61 0.61 13.48 11.40 0.64 5.11 0.57 43.27 28.39 26.09 28.28 6.49 3.36 58.34 5.56 6.52 1.11 5.00 -2.13 0.59 0.23 0.43 66.31 2.77 325.41 597.76 11.58 1.54 1.27 3.83
Real Estate REITs 9.84 9.84 8.96 11.09 11.09 7.40 4.20 0.70 0.72 13.98 13.26 0.78 10.52 0.95 67.25 44.67 61.58 47.87 6.65 3.98 569.65 6.78 9.02 1.03 3.00 -2.26 0.59 0.02 0.60 17.80 20.96 132.22 -98.51 2.02 0.40 0.40 2.61
Technology Overall 7.16 7.24 9.91 4.90 4.20 0.35 0.48 0.81 1.50 13.24 10.62 0.66 3.33 0.34 28.87 5.39 5.74 7.84 13.82 6.36 58.01 11.73 8.16 3.79 5.00 -2.50 0.13 1.86 0.62 73.18 33.75 87.58 39.34 18.49 1.63 1.26 10.79
Technology Software 10.84 11.19 9.53 5.15 3.32 0.52 0.59 0.98 1.92 11.93 11.26 0.50 3.16 0.35 45.81 7.12 8.73 13.49 13.57 6.27 64.63 16.57 8.75 3.81 5.00 -2.35 0.09 2.92 0.62 77.10 27.80 116.62 30.71 21.29 1.62 1.39 13.55
Technology Hardware 6.05 6.15 8.20 4.21 4.21 0.30 0.27 0.57 0.66 14.86 9.57 0.80 5.20 0.29 23.62 5.19 5.25 7.02 12.08 7.58 18.92 11.73 7.56 3.57 5.00 -2.20 0.10 0.96 0.66 54.71 98.12 58.81 102.17 16.45 2.69 1.26 10.79
Technology Semiconductors 22.50 20.00 14.20 14.20 0.41 1.57 3.67 0.66 8.59 1.40 -3.28 0.90 14.79 3.90 58.01 -51.84 12.38 3.07 3.00 0.27 0.70 0.14 53.49 6.44 80.58 -20.65 -34.66 0.89 0.80
Utilities Overall 16.08 17.62 11.57 5.50 1.05 1.02 1.55 1.46 14.98 5.42 0.73 4.90 0.42 31.36 1.97 6.86 3.29 5.45 0.70 4.37 5.25 0.70 5.00 -2.36 1.37 0.16 0.32 94.64 38.61 115.57 34.07 12.82 0.93 0.92 2.92
Utilities Utilities - Independent Power Producers 21.32 21.32 3.36 1.64 3.46 2.76 1.56 2.00 6.26 10.18 0.91 2.83 0.43 42.95 2.51 12.41 4.87 2.56 1.81 4.80 7.74 12.52 1.45 5.00 -2.85 0.35 0.17 0.53 68.02 69.46 74.68 43.61 19.43 1.44 1.21 2.92
Utilities Utilities - Regulated 9.30 10.92 11.57 5.50 0.82 0.12 1.19 0.19 23.94 2.18 0.30 6.47 0.40 31.36 1.97 5.83 3.29 6.90 0.70 4.37 3.16 0.67 5.00 -2.31 1.96 0.14 0.14 158.44 36.69 191.55 -82.70 -154.58 0.92 0.91 2.22

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