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Australian (ASX) Specialty Chemicals Industry Analysis

UpdatedOct 31, 2023
DataAggregated Company Financials
  • 7D-3.1%
  • 3M-8.6%
  • 1Y-40.1%
  • YTD-36.9%

Over the last 7 days, the Specialty Chemicals industry has dropped 3.8%, driven by Clover declining 16%. On the other hand Hazer Group is actually up 9.4%. Overall the industry is down 41% in 12 months. Earnings are forecast to grow by 12% annually.

Industry Valuation and Performance

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

DateMarket CapRevenueEarningsPEAbsolute PEPS
Tue, 31 Oct 2023AU$690.7mAU$568.5m-AU$10,423,731.0022.7x-66.3x1.2x
Thu, 28 Sep 2023AU$731.3mAU$573.0m-AU$24,808,968.0029.5x-29.5x1.3x
Sat, 26 Aug 2023AU$734.5mAU$558.4m-AU$16,637,415.0019.7x-44.1x1.3x
Mon, 24 Jul 2023AU$795.4mAU$558.3m-AU$12,818,858.0022.3x-62.1x1.4x
Wed, 21 Jun 2023AU$817.5mAU$562.5m-AU$30,126,124.0023.1x-27.1x1.5x
Fri, 19 May 2023AU$989.7mAU$562.6m-AU$30,367,670.0023.2x-32.6x1.8x
Sun, 16 Apr 2023AU$1.1bAU$562.5m-AU$30,252,926.0023.1x-36.5x2x
Tue, 14 Mar 2023AU$1.1bAU$547.9m-AU$31,936,944.0030.1x-35.9x2.1x
Thu, 09 Feb 2023AU$1.1bAU$473.2m-AU$31,571,732.0033.2x-36.2x2.4x
Sat, 07 Jan 2023AU$1.1bAU$471.9m-AU$31,935,274.0028.8x-33x2.2x
Mon, 05 Dec 2022AU$1.1bAU$472.0m-AU$32,131,612.0028x-33.3x2.3x
Wed, 02 Nov 2022AU$1.1bAU$471.7m-AU$31,767,835.0028.5x-34x2.3x
Fri, 30 Sep 2022AU$1.1bAU$461.6m-AU$33,025,416.0039.2x-34x2.4x
Sun, 28 Aug 2022AU$1.5bAU$336.5m-AU$11,231,395.0032.2x-134.9x4.5x
Tue, 26 Jul 2022AU$1.4bAU$341.8m-AU$1,655,035.0033.3x-827.9x4x
Thu, 23 Jun 2022AU$1.4bAU$340.9mAU$3.1m32.6x437.5x4x
Sat, 21 May 2022AU$1.6bAU$340.9mAU$3.1m40.9x501.7x4.6x
Mon, 18 Apr 2022AU$1.7bAU$341.0mAU$3.1m47.9x558.8x5.1x
Wed, 16 Mar 2022AU$1.6bAU$341.2m-AU$5,441,578.0035.6x-302x4.8x
Fri, 11 Feb 2022AU$1.8bAU$252.7mAU$8.0m30.6x225.9x7.1x
Sun, 09 Jan 2022AU$2.0bAU$253.1mAU$8.0m32.5x245.4x7.8x
Tue, 07 Dec 2021AU$1.8bAU$253.6mAU$8.1m30.5x218.2x7x
Thu, 04 Nov 2021AU$2.0bAU$253.4mAU$8.1m30.9x244x7.8x
Sat, 02 Oct 2021AU$1.8bAU$253.4mAU$8.1m29.3x217.9x6.9x
Mon, 30 Aug 2021AU$1.6bAU$272.3mAU$12.3m23x133.9x6.1x
Tue, 06 Jul 2021AU$1.5bAU$272.3mAU$12.3m26.1x121.4x5.5x
Fri, 09 Apr 2021AU$1.1bAU$130.3m-AU$18,918,413.0129.6x-60.6x8.8x
Thu, 31 Dec 2020AU$1.2bAU$148.0m-AU$2,541,197.6024.2x-463.4x8x
Price to Earnings Ratio


Total Market Cap: AU$1.0bTotal Earnings: AU$10.5mTotal Revenue: AU$144.9mTotal Market Cap vs Earnings and Revenue0%0%0%
Australian Specialty Chemicals Industry Price to Earnings3Y Average -33.6x202120222023
Current Industry PE
  • Investors are pessimistic on the Australian Specialty Chemicals industry, indicating that they anticipate long term growth rates will be lower than they have historically.
  • The 3-year average PS ratio of 4.8x is higher than the industry's current PS ratio of 1.2x.
Past Earnings Growth
  • Total earnings for the Specialty Chemicals industry have declined over the last three years, with the industry now making a loss overall.
  • Meanwhile revenues have grown 58% per year.
  • This means that although more sales are being generated, either the cost of doing business or the level of investment back into businesses has increased, which has decreased profits.

Industry Comparison

How does Australian Specialty Chemicals compare with similar industries?

AU Market-0.99%
Specialty Chemicals-3.13%
Industrial Gases0%
Commodity Chemicals-0.98%
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
HZR Hazer GroupAU$0.649.4%
ZNO Zoono GroupAU$0.04811.6%
TTT TitomicAU$0.0157.1%
ANO Advance ZincTekAU$0.940.5%
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