Price and Value to Book 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 PBV ROE EV/ Invested Capital ROIC
Advertising 52 5.52 17.92% 6.35 40.86%
Aerospace/Defense 93 3.61 24.54% 4.38 37.18%
Air Transport 22 4.00 2.84% 2.02 9.50%
Apparel 64 4.55 18.48% 3.53 18.12%
Auto & Truck 22 2.14 18.61% 1.18 3.31%
Auto Parts 75 2.73 15.84% 2.19 18.16%
Bank (Money Center) 13 1.05 8.21% 1.08 -0.02%
Banks (Regional) 676 1.18 8.87% 1.26 -0.08%
Beverage (Alcoholic) 22 3.35 13.66% 3.56 15.85%
Beverage (Soft) 46 5.93 27.88% 4.41 27.58%
Broadcasting 28 2.57 18.80% 2.74 19.98%
Brokerage & Investment Banking 46 1.29 10.38% 1.11 0.02%
Building Materials 39 3.23 14.81% 2.81 15.41%
Business & Consumer Services 177 3.51 12.43% 4.14 23.95%
Cable TV 18 5.67 31.43% 3.03 17.33%
Chemical (Basic) 46 1.82 14.72% 1.72 18.04%
Chemical (Diversified) 10 2.81 21.60% 2.25 13.66%
Chemical (Specialty) 103 3.99 19.22% 3.53 22.41%
Coal & Related Energy 42 1.32 -6.41% 1.12 0.38%
Computer Services 119 5.05 32.01% 4.05 37.39%
Computers/Peripherals 64 4.50 25.04% 4.15 30.98%
Construction Supplies 55 3.04 19.50% 2.12 12.42%
Diversified 23 1.84 11.00% 1.65 7.66%
Drugs (Biotechnology) 400 8.62 11.94% 4.72 13.63%
Drugs (Pharmaceutical) 151 4.02 17.06% 3.31 18.40%
Education 42 2.25 3.76% 2.38 9.97%
Electrical Equipment 126 3.69 12.61% 4.23 29.56%
Electronics (Consumer & Office) 28 5.70 12.81% 4.56 18.29%
Electronics (General) 189 2.21 8.67% 2.16 11.35%
Engineering/Construction 56 1.58 5.27% 2.40 17.79%
Entertainment 84 3.54 17.84% 4.54 30.87%
Environmental & Waste Services 103 3.02 5.68% 3.59 19.53%
Farming/Agriculture 37 1.90 13.54% 1.43 9.72%
Financial Svcs. (Non-bank & Insurance) 288 1.83 -2.23% 1.05 0.19%
Food Processing 96 3.53 18.17% 4.09 26.50%
Food Wholesalers 14 3.64 16.10% 3.45 21.26%
Furn/Home Furnishings 27 2.95 11.62% 2.56 15.30%
Green & Renewable Energy 26 1.35 0.31% 1.15 4.36%
Healthcare Products 261 3.75 11.23% 3.64 16.05%
Healthcare Support Services 138 2.84 12.27% 5.19 37.10%
Heathcare Information and Technology 127 4.10 10.39% 4.42 17.56%
Homebuilding 35 1.69 14.34% 1.39 9.57%
Hospitals/Healthcare Facilities 56 2.77 10.48% 1.85 9.47%
Hotel/Gaming 80 3.55 5.77% 2.20 8.61%
Household Products 135 4.92 19.31% 5.23 30.38%
Information Services 67 5.48 21.66% 7.28 35.97%
Insurance (General) 24 0.89 7.39% 0.98 7.68%
Insurance (Life) 25 1.03 10.13% 1.07 8.73%
Insurance (Prop/Cas.) 52 1.30 12.41% 1.31 11.99%
Investments & Asset Management 148 1.19 13.45% 1.24 6.55%
Machinery 137 3.15 16.66% 3.81 24.16%
Metals & Mining 124 1.42 2.15% 1.34 13.24%
Office Equipment & Services 25 4.25 27.77% 3.13 21.41%
Oil/Gas (Integrated) 8 1.65 16.83% 1.58 15.99%
Oil/Gas (Production and Exploration) 392 1.35 6.25% 1.25 11.84%
Oil/Gas Distribution 85 2.23 9.57% 1.85 10.27%
Oilfield Svcs/Equip. 161 1.74 14.04% 1.82 17.80%
Packaging & Container 26 3.58 20.65% 2.68 19.48%
Paper/Forest Products 22 3.11 9.94% 2.25 13.55%
Power 82 1.85 9.53% 1.48 6.97%
Precious Metals 147 0.97 -6.90% 0.96 2.60%
Publshing & Newspapers 43 1.74 19.97% 2.73 14.43%
R.E.I.T. 213 2.11 7.74% 1.42 2.56%
Real Estate (Development) 18 1.85 0.50% 1.58 3.28%
Real Estate (General/Diversified) 11 1.82 24.65% 1.60 19.42%
Real Estate (Operations & Services) 52 2.69 16.36% 2.26 18.12%
Recreation 68 3.66 24.83% 2.56 15.60%
Reinsurance 4 0.98 10.89% 0.99 11.82%
Restaurant/Dining 79 7.80 32.27% 3.82 15.09%
Retail (Automotive) 30 6.27 32.34% 2.59 11.27%
Retail (Building Supply) 5 9.59 30.36% 4.29 16.28%
Retail (Distributors) 90 3.33 16.79% 2.38 14.87%
Retail (General) 23 3.54 17.15% 2.53 12.10%
Retail (Grocery and Food) 21 4.20 39.05% 2.23 6.51%
Retail (Online) 46 8.20 11.91% 11.80 17.38%
Retail (Special Lines) 128 4.01 15.78% 2.71 10.93%
Rubber& Tires 4 2.59 52.36% 1.49 21.62%
Semiconductor 100 3.44 16.11% 2.29 13.75%
Semiconductor Equip 47 2.76 5.55% 2.17 9.68%
Shipbuilding & Marine 14 1.58 20.76% 1.48 6.60%
Shoe 13 5.83 24.09% 5.19 21.65%
Software (Entertainment) 20 2.75 7.12% 3.73 13.80%
Software (Internet) 327 4.15 13.48% 4.12 15.25%
Software (System & Application) 259 4.62 18.77% 4.19 22.64%
Steel 40 1.58 -13.99% 1.47 8.04%
Telecom (Wireless) 21 1.32 -4.75% 1.20 0.92%
Telecom. Equipment 126 2.86 14.40% 2.41 14.10%
Telecom. Services 77 3.20 23.72% 2.50 25.71%
Tobacco 20 955.60 -54.14% 11.43 100.07%
Transportation 21 6.04 24.27% 4.08 19.98%
Transportation (Railroads) 10 3.78 20.44% 2.67 16.35%
Trucking 30 4.35 19.36% 2.04 9.74%
Unclassified 8 1.44 -11.89% 1.62 -12.18%
Utility (General) 21 2.08 11.00% 1.57 6.62%
Utility (Water) 19 2.18 10.08% 1.69 8.85%
Total Market 7887 2.58 14.49% 1.79 7.36%

 



Last Updated in January 2015
By Aswath Damodaran