Fundamental Growth in EPS by Sector (US)

Data Used: Multiple data services

Date of Analysis: Data used is as of January 2015

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on which companies are included in each industry


Industry Name Number of Firms ROE Retention Ratio Fundamental Growth 
Advertising 52 17.92% 27.50% 4.93%
Aerospace/Defense 93 24.54% 69.00% 16.93%
Air Transport 22 2.84% 94.90% 2.70%
Apparel 64 18.48% 73.60% 13.60%
Auto & Truck 22 18.61% 64.10% 11.93%
Auto Parts 75 15.84% 78.96% 12.51%
Bank (Money Center) 13 8.21% 76.85% 6.31%
Banks (Regional) 676 8.87% 73.17% 6.49%
Beverage (Alcoholic) 22 13.66% 75.51% 10.31%
Beverage (Soft) 46 27.88% 44.12% 12.30%
Broadcasting 28 18.80% 89.91% 16.90%
Brokerage & Investment Banking 46 10.38% 84.20% 8.74%
Building Materials 39 14.81% 81.10% 12.01%
Business & Consumer Services 177 12.43% 70.10% 8.71%
Cable TV 18 31.43% 78.85% 24.78%
Chemical (Basic) 46 14.72% 30.27% 4.45%
Chemical (Diversified) 10 21.60% 63.73% 13.77%
Chemical (Specialty) 103 19.22% 71.98% 13.83%
Coal & Related Energy 42 -6.41% 99.49% -6.37%
Computer Services 119 32.01% 73.60% 23.56%
Computers/Peripherals 64 25.04% 72.26% 18.10%
Construction Supplies 55 19.50% 67.11% 13.09%
Diversified 23 11.00% 74.17% 8.16%
Drugs (Biotechnology) 400 11.94% 77.95% 9.31%
Drugs (Pharmaceutical) 151 17.06% 38.15% 6.51%
Education 42 3.76% 74.86% 2.82%
Electrical Equipment 126 12.61% 50.40% 6.35%
Electronics (Consumer & Office) 28 12.81% 70.52% 9.03%
Electronics (General) 189 8.67% 85.45% 7.41%
Engineering/Construction 56 5.27% 86.12% 4.54%
Entertainment 84 17.84% 77.03% 13.74%
Environmental & Waste Services 103 5.68% 5.02% 0.29%
Farming/Agriculture 37 13.54% 74.00% 10.02%
Financial Svcs. (Non-bank & Insurance) 288 -2.23% 90.15% -2.01%
Food Processing 96 18.17% 59.78% 10.86%
Food Wholesalers 14 16.10% 41.80% 6.73%
Furn/Home Furnishings 27 11.62% 73.64% 8.55%
Green & Renewable Energy 26 0.31% 97.31% 0.30%
Healthcare Products 261 11.23% 62.61% 7.03%
Healthcare Support Services 138 12.27% 81.86% 10.04%
Heathcare Information and Technology 127 10.39% 87.46% 9.09%
Homebuilding 35 14.34% 93.70% 13.44%
Hospitals/Healthcare Facilities 56 10.48% 17.61% 1.85%
Hotel/Gaming 80 5.77% -26.86% -1.55%
Household Products 135 19.31% 40.71% 7.86%
Information Services 67 21.66% 77.04% 16.69%
Insurance (General) 24 7.39% 82.83% 6.12%
Insurance (Life) 25 10.13% 75.71% 7.67%
Insurance (Prop/Cas.) 52 12.41% 76.88% 9.54%
Investments & Asset Management 148 13.45% 51.69% 6.95%
Machinery 137 16.66% 74.64% 12.43%
Metals & Mining 124 2.15% -161.66% -3.47%
Office Equipment & Services 25 27.77% 69.64% 19.34%
Oil/Gas (Integrated) 8 16.83% 66.35% 11.17%
Oil/Gas (Production and Exploration) 392 6.25% 44.60% 2.79%
Oil/Gas Distribution 85 9.57% -58.35% -5.58%
Oilfield Svcs/Equip. 161 14.04% 69.51% 9.76%
Packaging & Container 26 20.65% 73.72% 15.22%
Paper/Forest Products 22 9.94% 38.41% 3.82%
Power 82 9.53% 34.61% 3.30%
Precious Metals 147 -6.90% 99.74% -6.88%
Publshing & Newspapers 43 19.97% 79.50% 15.88%
R.E.I.T. 213 7.74% -24.84% -1.92%
Real Estate (Development) 18 0.50% 100.00% 0.50%
Real Estate (General/Diversified) 11 24.65% 98.35% 24.24%
Real Estate (Operations & Services) 52 16.36% 93.58% 15.31%
Recreation 68 24.83% 50.47% 12.53%
Reinsurance 4 10.89% 93.80% 10.21%
Restaurant/Dining 79 32.27% 52.32% 16.88%
Retail (Automotive) 30 32.34% 96.51% 31.21%
Retail (Building Supply) 5 30.36% 61.62% 18.71%
Retail (Distributors) 90 16.79% 70.10% 11.77%
Retail (General) 23 17.15% 59.77% 10.25%
Retail (Grocery and Food) 21 39.05% 86.13% 33.64%
Retail (Online) 46 11.91% 79.79% 9.50%
Retail (Special Lines) 128 15.78% 69.86% 11.03%
Rubber& Tires 4 52.36% 88.38% 46.27%
Semiconductor 100 16.11% 61.86% 9.97%
Semiconductor Equip 47 5.55% 35.21% 1.95%
Shipbuilding & Marine 14 20.76% 95.67% 19.86%
Shoe 13 24.09% 74.67% 17.99%
Software (Entertainment) 20 7.12% 87.87% 6.25%
Software (Internet) 327 13.48% 99.38% 13.40%
Software (System & Application) 259 18.77% 62.49% 11.73%
Steel 40 -13.99% 98.95% -13.84%
Telecom (Wireless) 21 -4.75% 94.74% -4.50%
Telecom. Equipment 126 14.40% 62.61% 9.01%
Telecom. Services 77 23.72% 44.98% 10.67%
Tobacco 20 -54.14% 18.05% -9.77%
Transportation 21 24.27% 58.10% 14.10%
Transportation (Railroads) 10 20.44% 68.74% 14.05%
Trucking 30 19.36% 89.14% 17.25%
Unclassified 8 -11.89% 100.00% -11.89%
Utility (General) 21 11.00% 35.94% 3.95%
Utility (Water) 19 10.08% 47.15% 4.75%
Total Market 7887 14.49% 62.78% 9.10%

 



Last updated in January 2015
By Aswath Damodaran