Fundamental Growth in EBIT by Sector (US)

Data Used: Multiple data services

Date of Analysis: Data used is as of January 2018

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on which companies are included in each industry


Industry Name Number of Firms ROC Reinvestment Rate Expected Growth in EBIT
Advertising 40 77.57% 21.52% 16.69%
Aerospace/Defense 87 37.05% 40.17% 14.88%
Air Transport 17 13.50% 101.67% 13.73%
Apparel 51 14.18% 61.79% 8.76%
Auto & Truck 18 3.97% 147.33% 5.85%
Auto Parts 62 23.79% 103.79% 24.69%
Bank (Money Center) 11 -0.01% NA NA
Banks (Regional) 612 -0.03% NA NA
Beverage (Alcoholic) 28 24.32% 398.43% 96.91%
Beverage (Soft) 35 24.92% 41.27% 10.28%
Broadcasting 27 21.38% 43.57% 9.32%
Brokerage & Investment Banking 42 0.02% 45397.06% 8.27%
Building Materials 39 18.27% 54.49% 9.96%
Business & Consumer Services 169 26.37% 64.09% 16.90%
Cable TV 14 12.72% -21.33% -2.71%
Chemical (Basic) 38 14.43% 47.82% 6.90%
Chemical (Diversified) 7 16.59% -1.45% -0.24%
Chemical (Specialty) 99 16.74% 105.84% 17.72%
Coal & Related Energy 30 8.53% -49.88% -4.26%
Computer Services 111 27.96% 23.00% 6.43%
Computers/Peripherals 58 23.86% 3.04% 0.73%
Construction Supplies 49 10.59% 67.82% 7.18%
Diversified 24 10.98% 41.67% 4.57%
Drugs (Biotechnology) 459 11.60% 9.83% 1.14%
Drugs (Pharmaceutical) 185 17.68% 81.49% 14.41%
Education 34 11.47% 62.84% 7.21%
Electrical Equipment 118 21.88% 102.31% 22.39%
Electronics (Consumer & Office) 24 -5.54% NA NA
Electronics (General) 167 13.55% 122.02% 16.54%
Engineering/Construction 49 18.43% 61.05% 11.25%
Entertainment 90 31.11% 85.18% 26.50%
Environmental & Waste Services 87 21.28% 28.49% 6.06%
Farming/Agriculture 34 7.14% 106.96% 7.64%
Financial Svcs. (Non-bank & Insurance) 264 0.21% 216.31% 0.44%
Food Processing 87 19.71% 68.65% 13.53%
Food Wholesalers 15 19.96% 35.21% 7.03%
Furn/Home Furnishings 31 17.56% 59.90% 10.52%
Green & Renewable Energy 22 1.94% 160.79% 3.11%
Healthcare Products 251 16.30% 130.59% 21.28%
Healthcare Support Services 115 50.54% 55.97% 28.29%
Heathcare Information and Technology 112 15.73% 121.67% 19.14%
Homebuilding 32 9.31% 70.68% 6.58%
Hospitals/Healthcare Facilities 35 11.84% 110.41% 13.07%
Hotel/Gaming 70 11.33% 9.41% 1.07%
Household Products 131 29.52% 28.08% 8.29%
Information Services 61 33.51% 13.57% 4.55%
Insurance (General) 21 2.82% 19.28% 0.54%
Insurance (Life) 25 4.40% 16.47% 0.72%
Insurance (Prop/Cas.) 50 8.32% 16.37% 1.36%
Investments & Asset Management 165 9.89% 36.90% 3.65%
Machinery 126 25.89% 112.48% 29.12%
Metals & Mining 102 14.34% 25.88% 3.71%
Office Equipment & Services 24 17.72% 40.66% 7.20%
Oil/Gas (Integrated) 5 2.15% -92.81% -2.00%
Oil/Gas (Production and Exploration) 311 0.09% NA NA
Oil/Gas Distribution 16 6.13% 98.65% 6.05%
Oilfield Svcs/Equip. 130 6.42% 72.53% 4.65%
Packaging & Container 25 14.58% 89.33% 13.02%
Paper/Forest Products 21 8.48% 42.85% 3.63%
Power 61 6.43% 136.71% 8.79%
Precious Metals 111 7.53% 22.25% 1.68%
Publishing & Newspapers 41 13.48% 10.54% 1.42%
R.E.I.T. 244 3.08% -35.98% -1.11%
Real Estate (Development) 20 2.27% 6.99% 0.16%
Real Estate (General/Diversified) 10 4.32% -216.50% -9.34%
Real Estate (Operations & Services) 60 11.05% 3.60% 0.40%
Recreation 70 14.59% 50.39% 7.35%
Reinsurance 3 5.97% 79.88% 4.77%
Restaurant/Dining 81 17.01% 24.70% 4.20%
Retail (Automotive) 25 10.38% 82.04% 8.51%
Retail (Building Supply) 8 30.30% 3.46% 1.05%
Retail (Distributors) 92 13.18% 111.03% 14.64%
Retail (General) 18 11.90% -22.92% -2.73%
Retail (Grocery and Food) 14 8.75% 46.14% 4.04%
Retail (Online) 61 13.40% 158.75% 21.27%
Retail (Special Lines) 106 11.69% -3.60% -0.42%
Rubber& Tires 4 13.96% 40.14% 5.60%
Semiconductor 72 16.13% 131.18% 21.16%
Semiconductor Equip 45 29.06% 41.95% 12.19%
Shipbuilding & Marine 9 4.88% 383.61% 18.71%
Shoe 11 20.40% -15.62% -3.19%
Software (Entertainment) 13 27.79% 8.57% 2.38%
Software (Internet) 305 16.63% 56.72% 9.43%
Software (System & Application) 255 14.82% 109.14% 16.18%
Steel 37 15.67% 63.72% 9.98%
Telecom (Wireless) 18 5.43% 50.02% 2.72%
Telecom. Equipment 104 13.59% 44.11% 5.99%
Telecom. Services 66 15.97% 38.62% 6.17%
Tobacco 24 95.59% -17.29% -16.53%
Transportation 18 17.61% 92.44% 16.28%
Transportation (Railroads) 8 13.55% 42.80% 5.80%
Trucking 30 7.07% 231.02% 16.33%
Utility (General) 18 6.21% 149.07% 9.26%
Utility (Water) 23 6.53% 157.21% 10.26%
Total Market 7247 6.53% 63.34% 4.13%
Total Market (without financials) 6057 12.76% 59.27% 7.56%

Last updated in January 2018
By Aswath Damodaran