PE Ratio by Sector (US)

Data Used: Multiple data services

Date of Analysis: Data used is as of January 2022

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Industry Name Number of firms Current PE Trailing PE Forward PE Aggregate Mkt Cap/ Net Income (all firms) Aggregate Mkt Cap/ Trailing Net Income (only money making firms) Expected growth in EPS - next 5 years PEG Ratio
Advertising 49 54.99 88.10 78.62 NA 16.10 17.82% 0.90
Aerospace/Defense 73 35.90 37.01 27.37 8187.51 22.40 10.25% 2.18
Air Transport 21 7.47 3708.23 26.36 NA 99.75 45.60% 2.19
Apparel 39 28.61 36.12 17.49 NA 18.54 26.84% 0.69
Auto & Truck 26 996.16 55.50 28.28 311.58 65.13 4.67% 13.94
Auto Parts 38 397.01 30.43 17.35 NA 18.61 45.48% 0.41
Bank (Money Center) 7 21.40 9.00 12.32 18.49 9.42 13.92% 0.68
Banks (Regional) 563 37.18 28.84 13.43 20.24 12.71 13.10% 0.97
Beverage (Alcoholic) 21 38.92 54.54 26.80 46.16 52.48 8.11% 6.47
Beverage (Soft) 32 106.96 111.14 52.13 34.99 29.93 11.40% 2.63
Broadcasting 28 7.05 8.83 24.99 24.44 8.19 164.52% 0.05
Brokerage & Investment Banking 31 108.53 12.62 12.82 19.31 10.94 24.03% 0.46
Building Materials 44 34.82 28.10 21.77 39.71 21.32 17.90% 1.19
Business & Consumer Services 160 316.73 269.88 73.34 70.00 29.06 21.25% 1.37
Cable TV 11 64.42 27.33 20.79 28.31 18.06 18.28% 0.99
Chemical (Basic) 35 34.82 14.70 9.09 34.04 7.35 37.89% 0.19
Chemical (Diversified) 4 16.16 11.75 11.59 11.85 11.03 42.10% 0.26
Chemical (Specialty) 81 61.46 34.00 22.19 74.91 22.99 13.24% 1.74
Coal & Related Energy 18 13.31 19.43 12.53 NA 16.15 NA NA
Computer Services 83 50.64 38.50 32.46 37.08 26.39 16.15% 1.63
Computers/Peripherals 46 54.17 14.97 29.30 28.65 26.70 13.69% 1.95
Construction Supplies 48 29.10 724.66 20.55 34.62 21.43 29.65% 0.72
Diversified 22 32.54 103.88 35.99 18.31 9.96 8.39% 1.19
Drugs (Biotechnology) 581 178.83 321.36 146.61 NA 18.49 11.17% 1.65
Drugs (Pharmaceutical) 298 77.97 45.69 24.29 69.81 24.79 10.25% 2.42
Education 35 34.49 1160.40 21.86 NA 14.83 13.36% 1.11
Electrical Equipment 104 82.37 52.41 26.41 55.39 26.99 14.94% 1.81
Electronics (Consumer & Office) 16 47.37 107.94 17.43 56.89 16.87 -4.63% NA
Electronics (General) 137 104.99 36.62 34.54 54.46 29.58 19.63% 1.51
Engineering/Construction 48 71.19 65.91 22.45 75.54 32.52 18.66% 1.74
Entertainment 108 177.56 765.06 56.95 NA 61.69 22.38% 2.76
Environmental & Waste Services 58 2307.04 46.33 45.51 72.67 39.30 13.18% 2.98
Farming/Agriculture 36 20.27 31.21 20.58 19.80 15.21 23.53% 0.65
Financial Svcs. (Non-bank & Insurance) 223 42.92 21.86 21.55 18.93 8.97 24.72% 0.36
Food Processing 92 58.02 51.31 24.57 24.15 19.45 20.63% 0.94
Food Wholesalers 15 76.29 47.65 20.78 478.32 49.27 2.71% 18.21
Furn/Home Furnishings 32 19.99 13.44 28.05 23.10 11.78 16.14% 0.73
Green & Renewable Energy 20 165.62 64.67 47.62 NA 69.30 14.50% 4.78
Healthcare Products 244 160.06 91.03 97.45 70.90 40.03 12.09% 3.31
Healthcare Support Services 131 47.86 35.91 27.57 28.64 21.00 23.38% 0.90
Heathcare Information and Technology 142 119.46 94.11 97.24 68.89 32.69 19.46% 1.68
Homebuilding 29 17.59 13.48 10.43 11.02 9.61 36.88% 0.26
Hospitals/Healthcare Facilities 31 20.77 17.74 39.42 25.30 11.50 14.21% 0.81
Hotel/Gaming 66 637.19 78.21 52.39 NA 68.84 53.25% 1.29
Household Products 118 43.54 49.43 37.13 32.71 29.20 26.51% 1.10
Information Services 79 85.83 106.39 42.38 56.20 41.59 15.34% 2.71
Insurance (General) 23 40.72 54.65 29.71 266.12 14.87 25.85% 0.58
Insurance (Life) 24 21.21 99.94 8.22 15.90 8.03 2.46% 3.26
Insurance (Prop/Cas.) 52 30.90 21.51 25.57 15.27 10.15 10.31% 0.98
Investments & Asset Management 687 72.90 84.05 19.68 37.79 13.33 16.25% 0.82
Machinery 111 69.64 40.96 25.45 37.91 25.90 11.49% 2.25
Metals & Mining 74 48.19 49.01 20.82 113.95 16.11 53.86% 0.30
Office Equipment & Services 18 31.45 38.43 18.34 76.85 35.75 9.90% 3.61
Oil/Gas (Integrated) 4 NA 22.84 9.88 NA 22.84 45.00% 0.51
Oil/Gas (Production and Exploration) 183 34.66 31.01 8.38 NA 15.15 22.27% 0.68
Oil/Gas Distribution 21 81.19 262.08 19.18 NA 21.13 7.32% 2.88
Oilfield Svcs/Equip. 100 48.37 48.90 45.07 NA 11.49 9.20% 1.25
Packaging & Container 26 23.99 20.03 23.34 26.25 18.48 14.58% 1.27
Paper/Forest Products 11 19.46 15.64 11.88 16.61 5.37 7.00% 0.77
Power 50 35.77 25.25 19.09 33.72 23.43 5.58% 4.20
Precious Metals 76 30.55 22.83 19.80 23.63 23.97 3.50% 6.85
Publishing & Newspapers 21 41.41 24.66 55.39 214.06 22.54 11.34% 1.99
R.E.I.T. 238 118.59 62.80 73.92 231.66 35.25 9.91% 3.56
Real Estate (Development) 19 270.18 494.99 711.91 135.58 9.92 49.00% 0.20
Real Estate (General/Diversified) 10 34.41 68.45 49.77 122.53 28.32 NA NA
Real Estate (Operations & Services) 51 91.59 35.27 19.86 NA 17.26 8.65% 2.00
Recreation 60 46.62 28.21 20.58 1393.05 19.50 39.64% 0.49
Reinsurance 2 53.84 12.99 10.06 32.02 13.02 NA NA
Restaurant/Dining 70 64.69 31.33 42.43 51.13 30.18 26.54% 1.14
Retail (Automotive) 32 24.40 14.01 12.58 27.35 14.85 15.50% 0.96
Retail (Building Supply) 16 45.46 21.78 22.65 33.12 24.41 15.03% 1.62
Retail (Distributors) 68 68.86 34.70 58.33 49.84 23.69 21.43% 1.11
Retail (General) 16 32.64 42.24 17.87 38.05 32.57 9.18% 3.55
Retail (Grocery and Food) 15 16.06 17.79 18.37 14.97 23.41 4.72% 4.96
Retail (Online) 60 50.28 144.26 113.80 72.57 43.94 44.52% 0.99
Retail (Special Lines) 76 130.63 19.14 24.25 98.13 17.45 25.72% 0.68
Rubber& Tires 2 13.88 17.57 8.56 NA 21.88 NA NA
Semiconductor 67 113.32 582.02 66.29 40.88 29.70 30.14% 0.99
Semiconductor Equip 34 59.61 44.44 35.29 30.69 25.84 17.77% 1.45
Shipbuilding & Marine 8 17.27 10.48 9.65 NA 6.50 12.00% 0.54
Shoe 12 33.87 21.58 18.95 46.66 36.89 27.43% 1.34
Software (Entertainment) 88 77.72 34.65 43.33 47.66 25.94 25.16% 1.03
Software (Internet) 36 83.97 62.86 839.24 NA 43.14 26.68% 1.62
Software (System & Application) 375 107.62 130.77 104.56 62.35 42.84 22.15% 1.93
Steel 28 27.55 13.18 8.52 NA 5.46 14.14% 0.39
Telecom (Wireless) 17 76.82 52.34 45.06 47.47 32.37 19.50% 1.66
Telecom. Equipment 82 129.73 65.15 29.85 34.69 27.43 15.95% 1.72
Telecom. Services 42 80.56 37.30 3797.58 44.30 14.50 15.77% 0.92
Tobacco 16 18.79 14.64 12.86 19.03 19.69 11.96% 1.65
Transportation 17 44.70 28.23 17.57 38.17 21.89 17.47% 1.25
Transportation (Railroads) 4 32.14 24.71 22.20 31.38 24.99 16.27% 1.54
Trucking 34 39.29 20.71 20.79 NA 22.84 61.90% 0.37
Utility (General) 16 21.12 21.94 20.68 32.59 23.46 5.26% 4.46
Utility (Water) 14 65.57 43.42 46.82 48.16 40.00 9.31% 4.30
Total Market 7229 90.90 88.56 61.25 57.86 22.64 19.67% 1.15
Total Market (without financials) 5619 101.43 98.97 73.71 71.78 26.28 20.66% 1.27

Last Updated in January 2022
By Aswath Damodaran