PE Ratio 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
Number of firms
Current PE
Trailing PE
Forward PE
Aggregate Mkt Cap/ Net Income
Aggregate Mkt Cap/ Trailing Net Income
Expected growth - next 5 years
PEG Ratio
Advertising
52
72.98
30.35
27.52
31.35
22.35
13.08%
1.71
Aerospace/Defense
93
29.78
31.15
30.91
19.52
17.81
10.82%
1.65
Air Transport
22
47.14
28.11
14.42
14.65
10.90
34.73%
0.31
Apparel
64
27.86
27.82
23.93
30.23
24.26
17.01%
1.43
Auto & Truck
22
13.55
15.06
29.57
10.00
13.03
21.93%
0.59
Auto Parts
75
20.77
20.35
16.57
18.68
17.42
15.62%
1.11
Bank (Money Center)
13
17.83
17.26
14.78
13.46
14.52
8.57%
1.69
Banks (Regional)
676
48.76
47.60
16.81
17.95
14.78
10.68%
1.38
Beverage (Alcoholic)
22
42.64
32.93
27.46
17.39
26.48
18.87%
1.40
Beverage (Soft)
46
20.87
36.74
30.44
21.90
21.98
11.63%
1.89
Broadcasting
28
29.89
24.79
19.55
7.09
14.01
10.07%
1.39
Brokerage & Investment Banking
46
42.27
33.18
21.57
18.02
14.63
18.54%
0.79
Building Materials
39
37.42
32.83
23.84
36.31
22.44
18.03%
1.24
Business & Consumer Services
177
113.89
91.67
27.28
30.60
24.13
18.41%
1.31
Cable TV
18
37.63
55.67
51.20
22.35
20.00
10.74%
1.86
Chemical (Basic)
46
18.18
35.40
14.37
13.78
10.76
10.62%
1.01
Chemical (Diversified)
10
19.72
18.40
14.37
12.90
16.34
10.98%
1.49
Chemical (Specialty)
103
26.61
23.73
23.71
17.96
19.13
13.41%
1.43
Coal & Related Energy
42
38.33
11.40
38.17
NA
8.57
30.50%
0.28
Computer Services
119
23.90
21.26
32.13
12.17
14.42
14.43%
1.00
Computers/Peripherals
64
20.98
47.13
22.87
16.22
16.76
15.53%
1.08
Construction Supplies
55
34.96
24.73
16.77
19.68
16.27
13.67%
1.19
Diversified
23
22.98
22.78
26.24
19.80
19.20
11.85%
1.62
Drugs (Biotechnology)
400
50.21
223.02
42.48
176.51
27.37
23.02%
1.19
Drugs (Pharmaceutical)
151
113.63
49.13
44.51
20.42
22.89
24.00%
0.95
Education
42
1482.37
1476.10
43.94
NA
11.51
14.75%
0.78
Electrical Equipment
126
28.13
28.84
29.41
23.84
20.53
21.46%
0.96
Electronics (Consumer & Office)
28
38.02
53.39
25.94
60.25
46.72
21.23%
2.20
Electronics (General)
189
92.69
59.06
44.27
24.25
20.54
16.22%
1.27
Engineering/Construction
56
62.79
26.67
16.73
25.93
18.11
14.15%
1.28
Entertainment
84
108.31
41.75
45.62
19.82
19.16
23.97%
0.80
Environmental & Waste Services
103
62.55
63.61
53.07
53.32
36.91
12.65%
2.92
Farming/Agriculture
37
28.88
30.17
25.35
15.29
13.57
14.63%
0.93
Financial Svcs. (Non-bank & Insurance)
288
67.01
66.14
19.51
2.93
7.14
12.83%
0.56
Food Processing
96
30.81
26.87
22.97
19.19
19.85
14.45%
1.37
Food Wholesalers
14
219.74
29.92
20.95
26.08
25.05
11.20%
2.24
Furn/Home Furnishings
27
23.48
24.81
17.47
24.65
24.75
16.29%
1.52
Green & Renewable Energy
26
75.15
20.98
29.20
238.30
20.97
20.53%
1.02
Healthcare Products
261
93.42
76.45
77.99
31.68
28.04
13.51%
2.07
Healthcare Support Services
138
259.17
60.10
26.05
23.78
22.35
15.29%
1.46
Heathcare Information and Technology
127
120.42
254.40
33.32
54.03
36.52
19.97%
1.83
Homebuilding
35
25.04
22.85
20.70
8.91
14.28
13.92%
1.03
Hospitals/Healthcare Facilities
56
96.84
52.89
29.64
33.22
28.15
10.36%
2.72
Hotel/Gaming
80
115.91
28.37
26.36
69.39
25.58
16.89%
1.51
Household Products
135
25.00
67.11
19.20
22.76
23.72
12.43%
1.91
Information Services
67
168.49
50.40
18.17
27.33
25.94
14.05%
1.85
Insurance (General)
24
34.43
43.72
16.55
12.54
12.96
14.43%
0.90
Insurance (Life)
25
22.47
20.03
16.77
17.45
11.96
8.57%
1.40
Insurance (Prop/Cas.)
52
18.35
17.68
15.62
10.26
12.07
11.76%
1.03
Investments & Asset Management
148
20.31
19.05
14.98
17.24
15.95
11.57%
1.38
Machinery
137
60.43
161.09
25.62
20.93
18.06
15.08%
1.20
Metals & Mining
124
30.65
25.80
24.76
41.26
13.82
21.88%
0.63
Office Equipment & Services
25
23.26
19.68
16.82
28.70
17.75
16.33%
1.09
Oil/Gas (Integrated)
8
9.22
9.47
26.69
10.60
10.60
4.89%
2.17
Oil/Gas (Production and Exploration)
392
17.72
29.39
39.19
17.29
11.55
14.33%
0.81
Oil/Gas Distribution
85
72.89
113.53
35.17
48.45
33.46
23.66%
1.41
Oilfield Svcs/Equip.
161
85.67
18.40
24.05
15.55
12.28
13.92%
0.88
Packaging & Container
26
24.59
26.99
18.15
20.30
19.02
10.97%
1.73
Paper/Forest Products
22
31.39
36.87
24.57
17.18
22.87
14.28%
1.60
Power
82
35.60
22.03
18.24
24.63
20.35
6.32%
3.22
Precious Metals
147
216.36
17.87
21.26
NA
33.55
-23.28%
NA
Publshing & Newspapers
43
32.73
53.61
24.00
8.88
7.73
10.39%
0.74
R.E.I.T.
213
87.02
43.45
59.97
32.16
28.78
7.90%
3.64
Real Estate (Development)
18
40.82
147.18
36.62
NA
25.36
20.00%
1.27
Real Estate (General/Diversified)
11
156.71
70.45
61.96
103.51
9.02
14.00%
0.64
Real Estate (Operations & Services)
52
222.90
48.96
23.45
30.35
21.67
17.14%
1.26
Recreation
68
26.91
32.94
21.34
19.04
16.36
16.25%
1.01
Reinsurance
4
415.06
13.28
13.48
13.52
9.90
11.75%
0.84
Restaurant/Dining
79
84.95
40.53
47.93
24.98
23.93
16.74%
1.43
Retail (Automotive)
30
24.44
19.44
19.29
22.83
20.87
14.87%
1.40
Retail (Building Supply)
5
21.64
29.90
23.65
26.78
24.10
19.33%
1.25
Retail (Distributors)
90
109.14
29.24
19.92
24.99
21.67
15.41%
1.41
Retail (General)
23
32.67
27.65
22.96
21.64
19.77
19.01%
1.04
Retail (Grocery and Food)
21
41.32
31.83
33.07
12.46
12.44
13.45%
0.93
Retail (Online)
46
95.49
59.46
261.70
40.48
32.47
24.37%
1.33
Retail (Special Lines)
128
49.01
35.59
20.67
25.08
23.26
15.52%
1.50
Rubber& Tires
4
15.30
13.70
10.92
13.56
13.91
14.50%
0.96
Semiconductor
100
64.87
93.00
23.79
23.99
20.61
16.61%
1.24
Semiconductor Equip
47
69.07
48.99
46.72
41.43
22.71
13.43%
1.69
Shipbuilding & Marine
14
13.73
13.39
27.40
94.76
6.51
37.65%
0.17
Shoe
13
42.27
21.88
19.45
29.85
26.64
13.40%
1.99
Software (Entertainment)
20
616.07
48.14
56.47
25.15
21.00
16.60%
1.27
Software (Internet)
327
172.07
157.21
146.48
40.66
27.28
23.21%
1.18
Software (System & Application)
259
92.63
85.73
74.45
22.10
21.65
20.58%
1.05
Steel
40
37.12
52.01
35.51
136.39
20.18
8.75%
2.31
Telecom (Wireless)
21
131.78
66.02
24.36
NA
126.57
13.63%
9.28
Telecom. Equipment
126
119.11
77.37
31.53
19.42
17.77
18.22%
0.98
Telecom. Services
77
35.49
32.00
99.33
14.41
11.93
11.06%
1.08
Tobacco
20
22.26
19.92
28.33
17.69
18.80
7.54%
2.50
Transportation
21
26.90
25.11
27.20
23.79
24.55
14.76%
1.66
Transportation (Railroads)
10
29.89
25.81
18.65
22.15
20.46
12.68%
1.61
Trucking
30
51.68
27.84
23.78
31.28
25.31
18.77%
1.35
Unclassified
8
19.48
18.87
NA
NA
12.06
NA
NA
Utility (General)
21
24.12
20.12
18.85
23.67
20.32
6.03%
3.37
Utility (Water)
19
22.42
19.81
39.55
24.73
21.88
6.09%
3.59
Total Market
7887
72.13
60.49
35.25
18.36
18.06
15.12%
1.19

 



Last Updated in January 2015
By Aswath Damodaran