Economic Value Added by Sector (US)

Data Used: Multiple data services

Date of Analysis: Data used is as of January 2019

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Industry Name Number of Firms ROE Cost of Equity (ROE - COE) BV of Equity(US $ millions) Equity EVA (US $ millions) ROC Cost of Capital (ROC - WACC) BV of Capital(US $ millions) EVA (US $ millions)
Advertising 48 22.55% 9.93% 12.62%  $                          4,163.75  $                            525.64 64.62% 7.49% 57.12%  $                           5,245.28  $               2,996.34
Aerospace/Defense 85 32.01% 10.07% 21.94%  $                        99,867.92  $                       21,907.14 39.77% 8.72% 31.04%  $                       108,579.97  $             33,706.85
Air Transport 18 27.62% 8.77% 18.85%  $                        50,848.02  $                         9,585.87 13.64% 6.10% 7.54%  $                       127,434.28  $               9,605.99
Apparel 50 11.32% 8.23% 3.10%  $                        25,724.41  $                            796.32 14.25% 6.98% 7.27%  $                         39,796.84  $               2,894.88
Auto & Truck 14 7.32% 7.41% -0.08%  $                        84,207.20  $                            (71.32) 3.63% 4.58% -0.95%  $                       376,561.14  $              (3,567.26)
Auto Parts 52 20.40% 9.63% 10.77%  $                        20,844.67  $                         2,244.41 20.63% 7.86% 12.77%  $                         34,658.76  $               4,424.78
Bank (Money Center) 10 8.42% 6.93% 1.49%  $                      916,613.00  $                       13,621.07 -0.01% 4.08% -4.09%  $                    2,523,950.33  $          (103,208.10)
Banks (Regional) 633 11.48% 6.07% 5.41%  $                      448,363.78  $                       24,236.59 -0.01% 4.60% -4.62%  $                       668,154.84  $            (30,853.07)
Beverage (Alcoholic) 31 25.34% 10.42% 14.92%  $                        23,016.62  $                         3,434.15 18.21% 8.57% 9.65%  $                         28,724.37  $               2,770.84
Beverage (Soft) 37 24.29% 9.70% 14.59%  $                        40,033.79  $                         5,840.92 26.12% 8.50% 17.62%  $                         85,372.11  $             15,045.16
Broadcasting 24 82.32% 8.76% 73.56%  $                          5,770.74  $                         4,245.03 24.90% 5.44% 19.46%  $                         40,424.61  $               7,867.23
Brokerage & Investment Banking 38 11.46% 9.87% 1.59%  $                      191,752.10  $                         3,051.32 0.05% 4.83% -4.79%  $                       793,099.13  $            (37,966.14)
Building Materials 42 19.57% 9.21% 10.35%  $                        19,760.71  $                         2,046.07 20.16% 7.70% 12.46%  $                         29,694.09  $               3,699.54
Business & Consumer Services 168 20.11% 9.94% 10.17%  $                        41,517.69  $                         4,221.06 24.97% 8.22% 16.74%  $                         52,208.82  $               8,740.57
Cable TV 14 36.40% 9.43% 26.97%  $                      120,843.60  $                       32,595.92 14.06% 6.82% 7.24%  $                       218,041.81  $             15,786.60
Chemical (Basic) 39 29.23% 11.92% 17.31%  $                        11,043.72  $                         1,911.96 19.17% 8.52% 10.65%  $                         21,535.09  $               2,293.75
Chemical (Diversified) 6 5.02% 13.51% -8.49%  $                      111,322.20  $                       (9,452.75) 16.62% 10.72% 5.90%  $                         94,956.46  $               5,598.03
Chemical (Specialty) 89 16.73% 9.65% 7.08%  $                        72,193.31  $                         5,107.79 17.23% 8.12% 9.11%  $                       106,037.79  $               9,658.11
Coal & Related Energy 23 21.78% 9.64% 12.14%  $                          4,904.19  $                            595.42 13.59% 7.14% 6.46%  $                           8,826.03  $                  569.76
Computer Services 119 16.46% 10.25% 6.21%  $                        79,518.84  $                         4,937.48 26.66% 8.32% 18.33%  $                         95,742.30  $             17,551.20
Computers/Peripherals 57 33.65% 12.69% 20.96%  $                      188,717.73  $                       39,550.79 22.26% 10.83% 11.43%  $                       353,491.39  $             40,409.29
Construction Supplies 48 22.72% 11.34% 11.38%  $                        55,492.15  $                         6,315.97 16.87% 8.76% 8.11%  $                       104,776.53  $               8,498.11
Diversified 23 9.23% 10.78% -1.56%  $                      438,979.92  $                       (6,827.51) 10.93% 8.78% 2.15%  $                       511,919.34  $             11,012.19
Drugs (Biotechnology) 481 -1.57% 11.69% -13.26%  $                      143,311.76  $                     (19,002.03) 9.50% 10.48% -0.98%  $                       332,031.98  $              (3,257.20)
Drugs (Pharmaceutical) 237 12.55% 11.41% 1.13%  $                      224,580.77  $                         2,547.79 16.79% 10.49% 6.30%  $                       365,407.01  $             23,022.33
Education 35 11.16% 10.29% 0.87%  $                        10,439.71  $                              90.67 13.16% 8.61% 4.55%  $                         11,640.39  $                  529.80
Electrical Equipment 116 18.97% 10.56% 8.41%  $                        27,144.93  $                         2,282.61 26.85% 9.27% 17.58%  $                         30,542.53  $               5,369.20
Electronics (Consumer & Office) 19 -33.49% 9.78% -43.27%  $                             545.75  $                          (236.12) -3.51% 9.21% -12.72%  $                           2,476.55  $                 (315.05)
Electronics (General) 160 4.16% 8.74% -4.57%  $                        58,313.38  $                       (2,667.50) 14.44% 7.87% 6.56%  $                         66,443.53  $               4,361.69
Engineering/Construction 52 9.33% 8.68% 0.64%  $                        30,909.91  $                            198.69 21.26% 6.96% 14.30%  $                         24,905.17  $               3,561.41
Entertainment 120 21.71% 10.61% 11.10%  $                      102,547.69  $                       11,380.38 26.85% 9.42% 17.43%  $                       108,636.59  $             18,940.72
Environmental & Waste Services 91 17.95% 9.78% 8.17%  $                        29,869.84  $                         2,440.24 21.22% 8.18% 13.04%  $                         32,854.08  $               4,283.10
Farming/Agriculture 33 13.31% 6.95% 6.36%  $                        45,473.23  $                         2,892.93 8.77% 5.43% 3.34%  $                         99,568.45  $               3,324.16
Financial Svcs. (Non-bank & Insurance) 259 0.12% 6.87% -6.75%  $                        35,720.58  $                       (2,409.72) 0.25% 3.44% -3.18%  $                    5,930,256.86  $          (188,750.16)
Food Processing 83 19.49% 7.51% 11.97%  $                      144,255.79  $                       17,270.91 20.19% 6.12% 14.07%  $                       147,121.66  $             20,705.01
Food Wholesalers 18 27.62% 12.36% 15.26%  $                          9,292.04  $                         1,418.00 23.33% 9.59% 13.74%  $                         16,278.19  $               2,236.57
Furn/Home Furnishings 30 6.33% 7.95% -1.62%  $                        16,301.37  $                          (263.76) 14.66% 6.43% 8.23%  $                         23,108.46  $               1,902.25
Green & Renewable Energy 21 5.63% 12.34% -6.71%  $                          3,356.60  $                          (225.36) 2.42% 7.43% -5.01%  $                         10,100.70  $                 (505.72)
Healthcare Products 248 6.15% 9.37% -3.22%  $                      157,000.27  $                       (5,053.22) 16.56% 8.60% 7.96%  $                       154,393.50  $             12,290.05
Healthcare Support Services 111 16.73% 9.56% 7.17%  $                      192,493.74  $                       13,801.49 43.96% 7.92% 36.03%  $                       121,147.80  $             43,655.60
Heathcare Information and Technology 119 10.95% 10.36% 0.58%  $                        69,310.47  $                            405.38 14.78% 9.34% 5.44%  $                         70,359.11  $               3,828.46
Homebuilding 31 17.04% 8.53% 8.51%  $                        43,340.80  $                         3,689.12 11.55% 6.46% 5.09%  $                         71,375.24  $               3,634.15
Hospitals/Healthcare Facilities 34 13.84% 9.34% 4.51%  $                          6,788.21  $                            305.88 14.13% 5.89% 8.25%  $                         78,678.71  $               6,487.20
Hotel/Gaming 70 31.85% 8.68% 23.17%  $                        63,618.16  $                       14,740.15 14.23% 6.52% 7.71%  $                       145,094.39  $             11,190.36
Household Products 141 13.42% 9.42% 4.00%  $                        89,675.99  $                         3,588.55 26.99% 8.37% 18.62%  $                       107,695.46  $             20,056.18
Information Services 71 30.29% 9.36% 20.93%  $                        97,839.45  $                       20,473.32 38.95% 8.55% 30.40%  $                       102,102.58  $             31,038.91
Insurance (General) 20 -1.49% 7.88% -9.37%  $                      140,151.10  $                     (13,134.98) 6.95% 6.20% 0.75%  $                       178,009.89  $               1,340.45
Insurance (Life) 23 11.93% 9.29% 2.64%  $                      212,389.04  $                         5,607.72 8.45% 6.14% 2.31%  $                       281,482.61  $               6,504.75
Insurance (Prop/Cas.) 50 14.03% 7.09% 6.94%  $                      126,759.51  $                         8,796.10 11.99% 6.20% 5.79%  $                       162,445.06  $               9,407.72
Investments & Asset Management 172 16.18% 9.26% 6.92%  $                      161,673.83  $                       11,184.11 8.22% 6.79% 1.42%  $                       228,994.19  $               3,253.83
Machinery 127 17.24% 9.66% 7.59%  $                        71,644.98  $                         5,435.20 25.82% 8.27% 17.55%  $                         75,899.34  $             13,321.41
Metals & Mining 94 16.62% 10.56% 6.07%  $                        24,010.36  $                         1,456.41 26.71% 9.31% 17.40%  $                         41,453.63  $               7,213.80
Office Equipment & Services 24 17.35% 13.49% 3.86%  $                          5,380.30  $                            207.73 18.43% 9.55% 8.88%  $                           8,995.21  $                  799.04
Oil/Gas (Integrated) 5 11.82% 9.58% 2.24%  $                      349,658.00  $                         7,846.81 7.99% 8.57% -0.57%  $                       436,492.19  $              (2,502.49)
Oil/Gas (Production and Exploration) 301 8.98% 11.34% -2.36%  $                      230,884.95  $                       (5,453.10) 7.19% 8.52% -1.33%  $                       400,425.20  $              (5,343.44)
Oil/Gas Distribution 20 6.75% 9.06% -2.31%  $                        59,275.13  $                       (1,371.50) 7.24% 6.08% 1.16%  $                       142,055.63  $               1,641.09
Oilfield Svcs/Equip. 134 10.19% 10.59% -0.40%  $                      174,113.88  $                          (698.34) 13.71% 8.31% 5.40%  $                       188,062.35  $             10,150.89
Packaging & Container 27 27.34% 9.09% 18.25%  $                        32,653.47  $                         5,960.48 17.68% 6.71% 10.97%  $                         64,579.39  $               7,082.90
Paper/Forest Products 20 8.45% 11.00% -2.55%  $                          7,853.08  $                          (200.62) 15.40% 8.53% 6.87%  $                           9,904.55  $                  680.63
Power 51 9.27% 5.92% 3.35%  $                      294,725.31  $                         9,878.90 6.91% 4.49% 2.42%  $                       662,875.35  $             16,049.13
Precious Metals 91 -2.95% 9.78% -12.73%  $                        20,115.03  $                       (2,560.31) 4.65% 8.78% -4.14%  $                         22,263.91  $                 (920.78)
Publishing & Newspapers 33 -2.30% 10.16% -12.46%  $                        19,654.00  $                       (2,449.78) 14.98% 7.26% 7.71%  $                         19,322.52  $               1,490.07
R.E.I.T. 238 9.49% 6.72% 2.76%  $                      479,706.87  $                       13,262.51 3.17% 4.80% -1.63%  $                    1,294,125.07  $            (21,104.37)
Real Estate (Development) 18 5.36% 9.80% -4.44%  $                          4,307.14  $                          (191.30) 0.88% 7.19% -6.30%  $                           7,005.31  $                 (441.48)
Real Estate (General/Diversified) 11 18.28% 10.81% 7.46%  $                          1,649.98  $                            123.15 11.99% 8.11% 3.88%  $                           1,910.93  $                    74.13
Real Estate (Operations & Services) 59 15.87% 10.70% 5.16%  $                        13,889.28  $                            717.19 11.08% 7.82% 3.26%  $                         22,300.45  $                  726.51
Recreation 72 9.03% 8.51% 0.52%  $                        13,698.17  $                              70.92 12.73% 7.16% 5.57%  $                         24,649.93  $               1,374.06
Reinsurance 2 16.74% 8.46% 8.27%  $                        16,298.10  $                         1,348.47 11.03% 7.13% 3.89%  $                         19,450.83  $                  757.35
Restaurant/Dining 78 0.13% 7.44% -7.30%  $                          3,589.14  $                          (262.19) 18.90% 6.31% 12.59%  $                         85,010.83  $             10,701.83
Retail (Automotive) 24 41.49% 9.56% 31.93%  $                        15,110.37  $                         4,824.69 11.37% 6.87% 4.50%  $                         67,209.85  $               3,021.91
Retail (Building Supply) 17 95.94% 9.34% 86.60%  $                        16,041.25  $                       13,892.23 26.26% 8.24% 18.02%  $                         70,218.06  $             12,653.95
Retail (Distributors) 88 22.71% 11.26% 11.45%  $                        41,157.79  $                         4,711.41 15.56% 8.15% 7.41%  $                         81,902.93  $               6,065.13
Retail (General) 19 14.10% 8.12% 5.99%  $                      121,331.55  $                         7,265.29 14.89% 6.85% 8.04%  $                       222,059.28  $             17,844.36
Retail (Grocery and Food) 12 41.64% 5.37% 36.27%  $                        10,443.09  $                         3,787.26 8.77% 4.35% 4.41%  $                         32,396.01  $               1,429.28
Retail (Online) 79 29.66% 11.12% 18.54%  $                      117,338.04  $                       21,757.10 11.57% 10.30% 1.27%  $                       154,556.21  $               1,967.64
Retail (Special Lines) 91 24.37% 9.06% 15.31%  $                        70,708.21  $                       10,827.33 14.12% 7.14% 6.98%  $                       170,540.20  $             11,907.63
Rubber& Tires 4 8.23% 5.17% 3.06%  $                          6,105.58  $                            186.78 8.28% 4.06% 4.22%  $                         13,459.32  $                  567.46
Semiconductor 72 23.01% 10.64% 12.37%  $                      215,249.58  $                       26,617.75 22.70% 9.75% 12.95%  $                       281,340.52  $             36,438.68
Semiconductor Equip 41 26.22% 10.96% 15.26%  $                        30,834.60  $                         4,706.25 26.86% 9.88% 16.98%  $                         41,594.93  $               7,063.04
Shipbuilding & Marine 9 10.30% 9.10% 1.20%  $                          5,195.25  $                              62.52 7.40% 7.05% 0.36%  $                           7,086.24  $                    25.47
Shoe 10 16.54% 7.18% 9.37%  $                        16,855.20  $                         1,578.51 21.54% 6.90% 14.64%  $                         21,777.15  $               3,188.83
Software (Entertainment) 92 15.31% 10.18% 5.14%  $                      248,960.90  $                       12,795.44 19.76% 10.04% 9.72%  $                       290,786.40  $             28,253.84
Software (Internet) 44 5.52% 11.37% -5.84%  $                          3,761.77  $                          (219.81) 15.59% 9.95% 5.64%  $                           9,158.21  $                  516.39
Software (System & Application) 355 13.47% 10.00% 3.47%  $                      216,337.81  $                         7,496.74 16.47% 9.25% 7.22%  $                       370,936.96  $             26,788.83
Steel 37 27.10% 12.33% 14.78%  $                        27,952.97  $                         4,130.56 22.43% 9.35% 13.08%  $                         39,666.74  $               5,187.78
Telecom (Wireless) 21 27.69% 10.21% 17.49%  $                        47,187.76  $                         8,251.36 6.66% 6.57% 0.10%  $                       133,953.40  $                  130.27
Telecom. Equipment 98 2.24% 9.18% -6.93%  $                        98,976.53  $                       (6,861.83) 13.65% 8.30% 5.36%  $                       132,482.92  $               7,098.66
Telecom. Services 67 36.99% 9.94% 27.05%  $                      174,184.14  $                       47,117.69 17.46% 6.87% 10.59%  $                       348,290.10  $             36,888.25
Tobacco 17 -2.52% 10.37% -12.89%  $                          1,942.68  $                          (250.45) 64.53% 8.97% 55.55%  $                         32,322.06  $             17,956.02
Transportation 19 45.36% 9.49% 35.87%  $                        28,706.20  $                       10,297.64 23.38% 7.59% 15.79%  $                         65,584.27  $             10,356.52
Transportation (Railroads) 10 51.74% 17.39% 34.34%  $                        49,965.03  $                       17,160.31 19.93% 14.27% 5.66%  $                         93,033.72  $               5,267.86
Trucking 28 29.77% 9.94% 19.82%  $                        20,813.50  $                         4,125.79 10.53% 6.63% 3.90%  $                         61,126.94  $               2,384.35
Utility (General) 18 12.17% 4.27% 7.90%  $                      115,160.00  $                         9,102.33 6.73% 3.61% 3.12%  $                       265,675.13  $               8,281.88
Utility (Water) 19 15.57% 5.21% 10.36%  $                          9,910.50  $                         1,026.76 7.40% 4.45% 2.95%  $                         20,389.92  $                  600.52
Total Market  7209 15.57% 9.38% 6.19%  $                   8,831,941.40  $                     546,643.91 7.40% 7.00% 0.40%  $                  21,886,712.06  $             87,351.27
Total Market (without financials) 6004 16.88% 9.87% 7.01%  $                   6,598,518.47  $                     462,277.11 14.10% 8.22% 5.89%  $                  11,120,319.16  $           654,826.13

Updated in January 2019
Aswath Damodaran