Economic Value Added by Sector (US)

Data Used: Multiple data services

Date of Analysis: Data used is as of January 2016

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Industry Name Number of Firms Beta ROE Cost of Equity (ROE - COE) BV of Equity Equity EVA ROC Cost of Capital (ROC - WACC) BV of Capital EVA E/(D+E) Std Dev in Stock Cost of Debt Tax Rate After-tax Cost of Debt D/(D+E)
Advertising 44 1.08 25.96% 8.74% 17.21%  $4,786.48  $823.90 59.68% 6.57% 53.11%  $5,371.86  $2,853.15 64.00% 71.03% 4.52% 3.90% 2.71% 36.00%
Aerospace/Defense 92 1.33 20.19% 10.25% 9.94%  $158,995.80  $15,804.06 30.15% 8.86% 21.29%  $150,956.49  $32,136.44 82.99% 46.90% 3.52% 13.51% 2.11% 17.01%
Air Transport 20 1.27 44.13% 9.88% 34.25%  $40,964.30  $14,030.22 18.57% 6.81% 11.76%  $111,793.27  $13,144.11 58.90% 51.95% 4.02% 18.34% 2.41% 41.10%
Apparel 63 1.06 14.51% 8.61% 5.90%  $27,328.61  $1,612.41 15.99% 7.26% 8.73%  $41,387.24  $3,612.84 78.21% 60.62% 4.02% 13.84% 2.41% 21.79%
Auto & Truck 19 0.96 14.70% 8.00% 6.70%  $71,457.68  $4,788.75 5.06% 4.70% 0.37%  $262,771.38  $969.12 43.85% 33.71% 3.52% 8.01% 2.11% 56.15%
Auto Parts 65 1.29 21.81% 9.98% 11.83%  $29,724.31  $3,515.62 18.38% 8.11% 10.27%  $45,722.78  $4,697.12 75.24% 55.06% 4.02% 9.64% 2.41% 24.76%
Bank (Money Center) 9 1.11 9.92% 8.93% 0.99%  $845,898.10  $8,366.26 -0.01% 4.27% -4.28%  $2,575,600.84  $(110,235.23) 31.60% 32.77% 3.52% 25.82% 2.11% 68.40%
Banks (Regional) 644 0.51 9.23% 5.34% 3.89%  $362,090.62  $14,087.68 -0.02% 3.92% -3.94%  $560,521.68  $(22,092.65) 55.99% 28.93% 3.52% 24.11% 2.11% 44.01%
Beverage (Alcoholic) 22 0.94 13.03% 7.90% 5.13%  $16,845.68  $863.70 15.85% 7.05% 8.80%  $18,984.90  $1,670.05 84.56% 58.51% 4.02% 11.28% 2.41% 15.44%
Beverage (Soft) 43 1.15 21.98% 9.19% 12.80%  $62,951.36  $8,055.57 22.42% 7.92% 14.50%  $99,777.61  $14,469.97 81.32% 54.55% 4.02% 5.97% 2.41% 18.68%
Broadcasting 29 1.29 11.73% 10.02% 1.71%  $31,812.10  $544.49 19.38% 6.17% 13.21%  $48,073.27  $6,348.17 51.35% 47.22% 3.52% 21.20% 2.11% 48.65%
Brokerage & Investment Banking 42 1.35 7.98% 10.36% -2.38%  $177,052.81  $(4,221.60) 0.00% 4.25% -4.25%  $720,332.82  $(30,607.22) 25.94% 48.05% 3.52% 18.15% 2.11% 74.06%
Building Materials 39 1.18 12.64% 9.33% 3.30%  $15,996.81  $528.10 15.91% 7.54% 8.37%  $24,315.89  $2,036.25 75.10% 44.27% 3.52% 22.43% 2.11% 24.90%
Business & Consumer Services 159 1.19 10.00% 9.40% 0.60%  $48,384.69  $288.36 22.41% 7.58% 14.83%  $50,252.40  $7,452.20 73.89% 50.13% 4.02% 13.76% 2.41% 26.11%
Cable TV 19 1.23 19.57% 9.66% 9.92%  $63,377.53  $6,284.89 16.04% 7.16% 8.88%  $142,892.57  $12,691.50 66.84% 41.58% 3.52% 17.19% 2.11% 33.16%
Chemical (Basic) 42 1.17 -6.25% 9.28% -15.53%  $12,634.79  $(1,962.00) 12.57% 6.65% 5.92%  $17,669.81  $1,045.88 61.75% 54.20% 4.02% 8.24% 2.41% 38.25%
Chemical (Diversified) 9 1.55 17.72% 11.60% 6.12%  $49,064.95  $3,003.97 12.75% 8.97% 3.78%  $81,698.46  $3,084.76 72.32% 40.56% 3.52% 18.35% 2.11% 27.68%
Chemical (Specialty) 104 1.25 21.79% 9.75% 12.03%  $66,093.99  $7,954.36 20.20% 8.00% 12.20%  $95,778.55  $11,688.64 76.12% 50.43% 4.02% 8.45% 2.41% 23.88%
Coal & Related Energy 38 1.49 -31.49% 11.19% -42.68%  $19,688.76  $(8,403.91) 0.22% 5.68% -5.46%  $44,174.93  $(2,413.65) 24.27% 86.78% 6.52% 0.95% 3.91% 75.73%
Computer Services 118 1.17 32.23% 9.30% 22.93%  $59,439.60  $13,632.32 30.10% 7.75% 22.35%  $82,163.00  $18,360.43 77.60% 51.74% 4.02% 12.84% 2.41% 22.40%
Computers/Peripherals 64 1.33 27.53% 10.24% 17.28%  $228,447.75  $39,481.43 35.70% 9.01% 26.69%  $244,241.64  $65,180.65 84.28% 63.91% 4.02% 5.48% 2.41% 15.72%
Construction Supplies 52 1.65 14.62% 12.17% 2.45%  $56,310.20  $1,379.79 12.18% 8.43% 3.75%  $113,385.73  $4,251.78 62.86% 42.41% 3.52% 17.00% 2.11% 37.14%
Diversified 26 1.01 5.67% 8.32% -2.65%  $437,922.84  $(11,589.71) 7.71% 6.10% 1.61%  $747,748.62  $12,020.38 64.22% 27.37% 3.52% 15.20% 2.11% 35.78%
Drugs (Biotechnology) 411 1.28 22.35% 9.96% 12.39%  $95,441.95  $11,821.22 20.33% 9.20% 11.13%  $205,547.40  $22,869.94 87.50% 88.89% 6.52% 1.80% 3.91% 12.50%
Drugs (Pharmaceutical) 157 1.02 15.21% 8.37% 6.84%  $240,750.30  $16,462.12 15.19% 7.72% 7.47%  $330,172.85  $24,663.70 88.49% 77.30% 4.52% 3.90% 2.71% 11.51%
Education 40 1.05 0.79% 8.59% -7.80%  $13,586.23  $(1,059.75) 9.63% 6.63% 2.99%  $14,405.27  $431.21 68.38% 59.62% 4.02% 12.05% 2.41% 31.62%
Electrical Equipment 120 1.15 15.43% 9.17% 6.27%  $29,980.02  $1,878.40 24.35% 8.01% 16.34%  $28,580.27  $4,669.76 82.03% 71.04% 4.52% 6.58% 2.71% 17.97%
Electronics (Consumer & Office) 25 1.23 17.74% 9.65% 8.09%  $3,032.59  $245.25 20.18% 8.72% 11.46%  $4,367.57  $500.35 87.10% 63.42% 4.02% 9.71% 2.41% 12.90%
Electronics (General) 167 1.03 10.42% 8.42% 2.00%  $57,761.63  $1,155.73 12.50% 7.43% 5.07%  $63,608.98  $3,227.78 83.48% 59.34% 4.02% 9.47% 2.41% 16.52%
Engineering/Construction 51 1.32 1.74% 10.17% -8.43%  $30,795.64  $(2,595.29) 15.20% 7.88% 7.32%  $23,050.23  $1,687.45 70.47% 57.02% 4.02% 11.63% 2.41% 29.53%
Entertainment 84 1.21 21.92% 9.55% 12.37%  $99,980.86  $12,367.79 33.00% 7.90% 25.10%  $91,797.90  $23,041.90 76.96% 63.16% 4.02% 3.25% 2.41% 23.04%
Environmental & Waste Services 97 1.10 8.21% 8.90% -0.69%  $23,950.13  $(165.63) 18.31% 7.17% 11.14%  $27,882.55  $3,106.69 72.04% 65.51% 4.52% 7.49% 2.71% 27.96%
Farming/Agriculture 37 1.25 10.46% 9.77% 0.69%  $51,786.46  $355.52 7.43% 6.47% 0.96%  $103,561.76  $990.85 56.91% 48.69% 3.52% 9.28% 2.11% 43.09%
Financial Svcs. (Non-bank & Insurance) 272 0.65 -1.20% 6.16% -7.36%  $14,025.10  $(1,032.57) 0.15% 2.39% -2.24%  $5,735,728.87  $(128,545.62) 6.95% 34.97% 3.52% 18.75% 2.11% 93.05%
Food Processing 89 0.89 17.57% 7.59% 9.98%  $94,013.55  $9,384.49 23.13% 6.45% 16.68%  $103,927.09  $17,331.28 79.26% 38.29% 3.52% 14.09% 2.11% 20.74%
Food Wholesalers 14 0.73 11.14% 6.65% 4.49%  $8,710.88  $391.19 17.94% 5.80% 12.14%  $11,689.98  $1,419.27 80.02% 54.49% 4.02% 15.85% 2.41% 19.98%
Furn/Home Furnishings 30 1.23 13.56% 9.65% 3.91%  $14,453.80  $565.08 15.07% 7.87% 7.20%  $20,349.33  $1,465.11 76.37% 44.49% 3.52% 15.53% 2.11% 23.63%
Green & Renewable Energy 28 1.62 -4.06% 12.01% -16.07%  $2,783.36  $(447.30) 2.81% 6.53% -3.73%  $8,689.55  $(323.95) 42.93% 62.36% 4.02% 0.77% 2.41% 57.07%
Healthcare Products 254 1.03 10.33% 8.43% 1.90%  $103,231.31  $1,962.60 16.75% 7.45% 9.30%  $120,286.82  $11,185.80 83.68% 62.16% 4.02% 6.42% 2.41% 16.32%
Healthcare Support Services 127 1.05 14.57% 8.57% 6.01%  $162,664.74  $9,771.14 41.50% 7.20% 34.30%  $105,390.65  $36,150.61 77.75% 54.32% 4.02% 13.84% 2.41% 22.25%
Heathcare Information and Technology 126 1.11 11.79% 8.93% 2.86%  $49,609.94  $1,419.88 14.34% 7.95% 6.40%  $55,112.96  $3,525.63 84.96% 60.52% 4.02% 6.96% 2.41% 15.04%
Homebuilding 34 1.12 16.01% 9.00% 7.00%  $32,968.76  $2,309.10 8.45% 6.40% 2.05%  $60,974.82  $1,250.06 62.16% 41.71% 3.52% 21.79% 2.11% 37.84%
Hospitals/Healthcare Facilities 58 0.82 9.98% 7.19% 2.79%  $57,269.09  $1,597.79 9.50% 4.67% 4.83%  $170,181.78  $8,221.98 50.39% 36.49% 3.52% 10.41% 2.11% 49.61%
Hotel/Gaming 73 0.97 20.35% 8.10% 12.25%  $63,632.49  $7,797.72 9.41% 5.96% 3.44%  $159,248.06  $5,480.28 64.34% 46.75% 3.52% 11.34% 2.11% 35.66%
Household Products 134 1.05 13.46% 8.55% 4.91%  $92,289.19  $4,530.71 29.01% 7.53% 21.48%  $100,142.90  $21,508.00 83.32% 62.02% 4.02% 8.86% 2.41% 16.68%
Information Services 70 1.00 23.78% 8.27% 15.51%  $85,335.99  $13,233.39 37.61% 7.44% 30.17%  $75,001.22  $22,625.84 86.56% 40.74% 3.52% 16.46% 2.11% 13.44%
Insurance (General) 20 1.04 4.67% 8.52% -3.85%  $195,035.20  $(7,500.22) 6.26% 6.60% -0.34%  $243,453.33  $(825.87) 70.05% 33.57% 3.52% 21.73% 2.11% 29.95%
Insurance (Life) 25 1.28 8.68% 9.97% -1.29%  $189,990.28  $(2,444.08) 8.56% 6.50% 2.06%  $283,650.72  $5,843.53 55.84% 35.59% 3.52% 20.29% 2.11% 44.16%
Insurance (Prop/Cas.) 53 0.90 11.91% 7.65% 4.26%  $138,948.65  $5,925.25 11.69% 6.32% 5.37%  $179,160.21  $9,621.92 76.11% 32.93% 3.52% 21.85% 2.11% 23.89%
Investments & Asset Management 145 1.17 11.18% 9.31% 1.87%  $175,946.77  $3,289.00 6.23% 6.19% 0.04%  $321,007.85  $127.56 56.70% 37.84% 3.52% 7.90% 2.11% 43.30%
Machinery 130 1.44 12.76% 10.88% 1.88%  $69,102.02  $1,296.70 22.54% 8.99% 13.55%  $64,621.08  $8,756.37 78.39% 46.07% 3.52% 15.24% 2.11% 21.61%
Metals & Mining 114 1.55 -23.49% 11.60% -35.08%  $46,335.81  $(16,256.30) 8.29% 8.40% -0.11%  $74,558.89  $(78.48) 53.83% 91.02% 7.77% 1.42% 4.66% 46.17%
Office Equipment & Services 24 1.82 29.36% 13.16% 16.20%  $4,854.99  $786.37 23.02% 8.99% 14.03%  $9,424.68  $1,322.01 62.28% 41.58% 3.52% 19.14% 2.11% 37.72%
Oil/Gas (Integrated) 7 1.54 5.84% 11.49% -5.65%  $382,301.58  $(21,593.13) 2.95% 10.20% -7.25%  $427,567.34  $(30,995.34) 85.84% 50.24% 4.02% 8.14% 2.41% 14.16%
Oil/Gas (Production and Exploration) 351 1.63 -27.53% 12.05% -39.58%  $387,584.23  $(153,389.07) -3.93% 8.37% -12.30%  $592,393.95  $(72,890.46) 54.80% 80.22% 6.52% 2.91% 3.91% 45.20%
Oil/Gas Distribution 79 1.22 7.52% 9.61% -2.09%  $163,692.83  $(3,423.22) 9.21% 5.97% 3.24%  $361,736.54  $11,703.88 51.45% 47.82% 3.52% 5.60% 2.11% 48.55%
Oilfield Svcs/Equip. 143 1.74 8.26% 12.72% -4.46%  $183,075.18  $(8,166.12) 16.19% 9.91% 6.28%  $213,657.18  $13,423.55 71.90% 69.62% 4.52% 9.56% 2.71% 28.10%
Packaging & Container 25 1.26 16.99% 9.85% 7.14%  $19,637.17  $1,402.27 17.10% 7.12% 9.98%  $39,558.61  $3,949.17 64.63% 32.10% 3.52% 21.41% 2.11% 35.37%
Paper/Forest Products 20 1.52 6.34% 11.37% -5.03%  $11,291.82  $(567.44) 11.92% 7.01% 4.92%  $22,883.05  $1,124.76 52.89% 38.53% 3.52% 15.88% 2.11% 47.11%
Power 73 0.80 8.55% 7.05% 1.49%  $302,973.75  $4,523.07 7.20% 4.81% 2.39%  $634,347.52  $15,182.96 54.51% 29.31% 3.52% 23.38% 2.11% 45.49%
Precious Metals 113 1.29 -4.40% 10.03% -14.43%  $19,853.41  $(2,865.45) 9.34% 8.24% 1.10%  $25,161.74  $277.08 66.65% 93.13% 7.77% 1.60% 4.66% 33.35%
Publshing & Newspapers 39 1.45 4.18% 10.95% -6.77%  $38,415.77  $(2,598.87) 13.24% 8.12% 5.13%  $34,373.92  $1,761.91 66.86% 51.60% 4.02% 13.67% 2.41% 33.14%
R.E.I.T. 221 0.76 7.48% 6.86% 0.63%  $352,151.07  $2,206.98 2.73% 4.61% -1.88%  $1,052,026.36  $(19,827.26) 52.68% 25.71% 3.52% 2.17% 2.11% 47.32%
Real Estate (Development) 21 1.41 -1.29% 10.71% -12.00%  $3,748.83  $(449.96) -0.85% 7.39% -8.24%  $5,505.81  $(453.64) 61.39% 36.15% 3.52% 1.06% 2.11% 38.61%
Real Estate (General/Diversified) 12 1.22 1.70% 9.57% -7.87%  $3,075.29  $(242.01) 3.13% 8.05% -4.92%  $4,072.46  $(200.45) 79.70% 40.76% 3.52% 9.64% 2.11% 20.30%
Real Estate (Operations & Services) 55 1.50 13.66% 11.24% 2.42%  $10,530.12  $255.03 10.52% 7.66% 2.86%  $22,430.75  $642.62 60.78% 43.44% 3.52% 11.19% 2.11% 39.22%
Recreation 65 0.91 11.21% 7.76% 3.45%  $14,885.87  $513.94 14.80% 6.40% 8.40%  $26,005.29  $2,184.88 75.98% 45.47% 3.52% 11.33% 2.11% 24.02%
Reinsurance 3 1.03 6.99% 8.44% -1.44%  $14,183.20  $(204.85) 7.88% 6.65% 1.24%  $17,567.61  $217.39 71.70% 29.15% 3.52% 20.37% 2.11% 28.30%
Restaurant/Dining 83 0.76 31.92% 6.83% 25.09%  $36,896.90  $9,257.49 15.87% 5.86% 10.01%  $92,075.76  $9,220.35 79.46% 40.67% 3.52% 18.54% 2.11% 20.54%
Retail (Automotive) 26 1.06 33.90% 8.63% 25.27%  $14,981.86  $3,786.24 12.57% 6.37% 6.20%  $53,421.31  $3,313.22 65.29% 46.34% 3.52% 21.18% 2.11% 34.71%
Retail (Building Supply) 5 1.47 45.64% 11.10% 34.54%  $21,672.70  $7,486.02 21.62% 9.73% 11.89%  $56,392.57  $6,704.18 84.22% 50.34% 4.02% 23.18% 2.41% 15.78%
Retail (Distributors) 83 1.22 14.96% 9.60% 5.36%  $34,200.98  $1,834.41 13.74% 6.89% 6.84%  $71,736.53  $4,908.92 62.37% 52.36% 4.02% 16.42% 2.41% 37.63%
Retail (General) 19 1.16 15.15% 9.24% 5.91%  $134,451.70  $7,947.79 12.46% 7.22% 5.24%  $242,075.03  $12,688.36 71.69% 46.87% 3.52% 24.75% 2.11% 28.31%
Retail (Grocery and Food) 17 1.04 26.76% 8.50% 18.26%  $12,341.38  $2,253.44 9.62% 6.56% 3.06%  $38,641.12  $1,183.71 68.08% 51.57% 4.02% 23.56% 2.41% 31.92%
Retail (Online) 39 1.58 15.96% 11.72% 4.24%  $26,716.30  $1,133.06 20.81% 10.99% 9.82%  $27,243.81  $2,675.01 92.17% 50.54% 4.02% 11.14% 2.41% 7.83%
Retail (Special Lines) 124 1.07 19.73% 8.71% 11.02%  $126,169.67  $13,907.11 12.91% 6.71% 6.20%  $246,967.74  $15,310.70 68.17% 50.69% 4.02% 19.95% 2.41% 31.83%
Rubber& Tires 4 1.66 0.49% 12.23% -11.74%  $2,760.27  $(324.16) 20.05% 8.23% 11.81%  $9,867.35  $1,165.63 60.51% 38.00% 3.52% 9.60% 2.11% 39.49%
Semiconductor 87 1.39 15.81% 10.59% 5.22%  $136,021.81  $7,105.58 13.35% 9.68% 3.67%  $209,679.86  $7,698.38 88.83% 51.24% 4.02% 9.51% 2.41% 11.17%
Semiconductor Equip 46 1.40 6.23% 10.66% -4.43%  $28,256.57  $(1,251.76) 9.98% 8.41% 1.57%  $38,992.27  $613.69 72.69% 54.21% 4.02% 11.25% 2.41% 27.31%
Shipbuilding & Marine 11 1.24 26.48% 9.72% 16.75%  $4,612.95  $772.77 6.42% 7.07% -0.65%  $7,118.92  $(46.43) 63.72% 60.89% 4.02% 11.82% 2.41% 36.28%
Shoe 11 0.82 25.95% 7.20% 18.76%  $16,070.64  $3,014.51 22.41% 6.87% 15.54%  $19,248.46  $2,990.34 93.64% 39.02% 3.52% 18.12% 2.11% 6.36%
Software (Entertainment) 17 1.42 12.30% 10.77% 1.53%  $12,433.42  $189.76 24.52% 10.00% 14.52%  $9,118.61  $1,324.23 90.72% 54.18% 4.02% 1.56% 2.41% 9.28%
Software (Internet) 308 1.34 9.12% 10.30% -1.19%  $204,796.55  $(2,435.44) 13.47% 9.97% 3.50%  $219,506.20  $7,675.04 95.76% 64.71% 4.02% 3.80% 2.41% 4.24%
Software (System & Application) 241 1.33 11.72% 10.23% 1.49%  $213,097.55  $3,168.76 18.95% 9.39% 9.57%  $253,206.39  $24,220.35 89.14% 59.22% 4.02% 6.34% 2.41% 10.86%
Steel 36 1.43 -14.11% 10.83% -24.94%  $31,324.61  $(7,812.92) -8.18% 6.80% -14.98%  $52,443.39  $(7,856.92) 52.15% 51.52% 4.02% 11.49% 2.41% 47.85%
Telecom (Wireless) 19 1.48 -3.16% 11.13% -14.29%  $45,505.96  $(6,502.30) 1.52% 5.71% -4.19%  $129,078.32  $(5,408.12) 39.91% 45.11% 3.52% 9.38% 2.11% 60.09%
Telecom. Equipment 121 1.29 12.40% 10.02% 2.38%  $132,965.87  $3,170.05 14.01% 8.71% 5.30%  $165,568.22  $8,775.52 82.84% 57.78% 4.02% 8.86% 2.41% 17.16%
Telecom. Services 65 0.95 12.21% 7.94% 4.27%  $135,118.71  $5,772.29 12.81% 5.52% 7.30%  $287,871.49  $21,007.43 56.15% 52.25% 4.02% 11.89% 2.41% 43.85%
Tobacco 20 1.91 -17.22% 13.75% -30.96%  $659.07  $(204.07) 77.34% 11.82% 65.51%  $27,101.16  $17,754.84 83.45% 48.90% 3.52% 11.64% 2.11% 16.55%
Transportation 21 1.41 20.32% 10.74% 9.58%  $29,209.05  $2,798.99 20.14% 8.69% 11.45%  $51,936.12  $5,946.64 76.27% 40.03% 3.52% 18.82% 2.11% 23.73%
Transportation (Railroads) 12 1.15 18.55% 9.18% 9.37%  $51,126.84  $4,791.62 17.19% 7.53% 9.66%  $81,865.79  $7,908.01 76.63% 31.20% 3.52% 15.11% 2.11% 23.37%
Trucking 26 1.69 22.26% 12.40% 9.86%  $12,288.51  $1,211.53 12.42% 7.22% 5.20%  $36,582.02  $1,902.71 49.70% 43.08% 3.52% 31.25% 2.11% 50.30%
Unclassified 3 0.23 0.70% 3.65% -2.95%  $39.53  $(1.16) -3.01% 2.73% -5.73%  $90.49  $(5.19) 49.90% 24.61% 3.02% 0.00% 1.81% 50.10%
Utility (General) 20 0.55 9.17% 5.57% 3.60%  $121,006.60  $4,361.12 6.96% 4.14% 2.82%  $259,423.06  $7,307.35 58.65% 25.03% 3.52% 26.58% 2.11% 41.35%
Utility (Water) 18 0.47 9.68% 5.07% 4.61%  $8,776.53  $404.55 8.77% 4.10% 4.67%  $16,935.09  $790.73 67.12% 36.78% 3.52% 14.60% 2.11% 32.88%
Total Market 7480 1.13 10.77% 9.06% 1.71%  $8,636,440.10  $147,627.67 6.55% 6.29% 0.27%  $21,264,666.55  $56,445.04 58.31% 51.65% 4.02% 10.95% 2.41% 41.69%


Updated in January 2016
Aswath Damodaran