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Australian (ASX) Commodity Chemicals Industry Analysis

UpdatedOct 31, 2023
DataAggregated Company Financials
  • 7D-1.0%
  • 3M-13.4%
  • 1Y3.0%
  • YTD-4.5%

Over the last 7 days, the Commodity Chemicals industry has remained flat, although notably Alpha HPA gained 15%. As for the the longer term, the industry is up 5.0% over the past 12 months. Looking forward, earnings are forecast to grow by 27% annually.

Industry Valuation and Performance

Has the Australian Commodity Chemicals Industry valuation changed over the past few years?

DateMarket CapRevenueEarningsPEAbsolute PEPS
Tue, 31 Oct 2023AU$8.0bAU$8.2bAU$202.5m24.9x39.4x1x
Thu, 28 Sep 2023AU$8.4bAU$8.2bAU$202.5m26x41.4x1x
Sat, 26 Aug 2023AU$8.8bAU$8.2bAU$215.9m35.2x40.7x1.1x
Mon, 24 Jul 2023AU$9.0bAU$8.2bAU$217.7m37.1x41.1x1.1x
Wed, 21 Jun 2023AU$9.0bAU$8.2bAU$217.7m37.9x41.3x1.1x
Fri, 19 May 2023AU$9.2bAU$8.2bAU$217.7m41.5x42.3x1.1x
Sun, 16 Apr 2023AU$9.3bAU$7.3bAU$95.1m50.8x97.9x1.3x
Tue, 14 Mar 2023AU$8.7bAU$7.3bAU$95.0m54.7x92.1x1.2x
Thu, 09 Feb 2023AU$8.7bAU$7.3bAU$106.0m49.2x82.2x1.2x
Sat, 07 Jan 2023AU$8.4bAU$7.3bAU$105.9m46.2x78.9x1.1x
Mon, 05 Dec 2022AU$8.4bAU$7.3bAU$105.9m45.3x79.3x1.2x
Wed, 02 Nov 2022AU$7.8bAU$6.0b-AU$301,213,181.00n/a-26x1.3x
Fri, 30 Sep 2022AU$7.7bAU$6.0b-AU$301,144,479.00n/a-25.4x1.3x
Sun, 28 Aug 2022AU$8.9bAU$6.0b-AU$303,199,641.0074.3x-29.2x1.5x
Tue, 26 Jul 2022AU$8.3bAU$6.0b-AU$298,799,115.0056.9x-27.7x1.4x
Thu, 23 Jun 2022AU$7.8bAU$6.0b-AU$298,775,245.0038.3x-26.1x1.3x
Sat, 21 May 2022AU$8.6bAU$6.0b-AU$298,731,845.0056.6x-28.8x1.4x
Mon, 18 Apr 2022AU$8.9bAU$5.4b-AU$224,829,725.0094.8x-39.6x1.7x
Wed, 16 Mar 2022AU$7.9bAU$5.4b-AU$225,389,854.0092.3x-35.2x1.5x
Fri, 11 Feb 2022AU$7.8bAU$5.3b-AU$216,641,705.0045.2x-36.1x1.5x
Sun, 09 Jan 2022AU$7.3bAU$5.3b-AU$216,648,118.0044.7x-33.6x1.4x
Tue, 07 Dec 2021AU$7.4bAU$5.3b-AU$216,724,554.0044.1x-34.3x1.4x
Thu, 04 Nov 2021AU$7.9bAU$5.5bAU$51.7m58x153.6x1.4x
Sat, 02 Oct 2021AU$6.9bAU$5.5bAU$67.9m58x101.2x1.3x
Mon, 30 Aug 2021AU$6.4bAU$5.5bAU$68.0m67.6x93.8x1.2x
Tue, 06 Jul 2021AU$6.1bAU$5.5bAU$68.0m52.8x90.1x1.1x
Fri, 09 Apr 2021AU$6.3bAU$5.5bAU$66.1m79.1x95.6x1.2x
Thu, 31 Dec 2020AU$6.6bAU$5.6bAU$108.5m49.6x60.5x1.2x
Price to Earnings Ratio


Total Market Cap: AU$6.5bTotal Earnings: AU$151.1mTotal Revenue: AU$5.7bTotal Market Cap vs Earnings and Revenue0%0%0%
Australian Commodity Chemicals Industry Price to Earnings3Y Average 39x202120222023
Current Industry PE
  • Investors are relatively neutral on the Australian Commodity Chemicals industry at the moment, indicating that they anticipate long term growth rates to remain steady.
  • The industry is trading close to its 3-year average PE ratio of 39.2x.
  • The 3-year average PS ratio of 1.2x is higher than the industry's current PS ratio of 0.99x.
Past Earnings Growth
  • The earnings for companies in the Commodity Chemicals industry have grown 10% per year over the last three years.
  • Revenues for these companies have grown 13% 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 Australian Commodity Chemicals compare with similar industries?

AU Market-0.99%
Commodity Chemicals-0.98%
Industrial Gases0%
Specialty Chemicals-3.13%
Diversified Chemicals-4.23%
Fertilizers and Agricultural Chemicals-6.63%
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
A4N Alpha HPAAU$0.7814.7%
SES SECOS GroupAU$0.04811.6%
CG1 Carbonxt GroupAU$0.0620.0%
PPK PPK GroupAU$0.981.0%
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