FTSE 100/250 CAPE Ratio & P/E 1998 – 2017

The table below lists the CAPE Ratio and P/E (TTM) for the FTSE 100 and FTSE 250 indices. The current Shiller PE of FTSE 100 is 14.87 (2/28/2017), considerable lower than the corresponding ratio of FSE 250. The trailing twelve months P/E is currently as high as 30.42 (many of […]

FTSE 100 / 250 / All-Share Dividend Yield & Total Return

The table below lists the historical dividend yields and annual total returns of FTSE 100, FTSE 250 and FTSE All-Share indexes. The current annual yield of the FTSE 100 is 3.69% (2/28/2017), slightly higher than the historical average. The corresponding yield of All-Share index is 3.48% For detailed return histories, […]

Sector & Industry Performance of S&P 500 (Total Return) 1979 – 2017

The table below lists the sector specific total returns of S&P 500 index (equal weighted). The total performance includes all dividends and other profit distributions. In December 2016, Energy sector has had the best annual performance, generating annual return of 38.67%. The worst performing sector has been Health Cate companies, […]

Price-to-Book (P/B) Ratio by Sector (S&P 500) 1979 – 2016

The table below lists the historical price-to-book (P/B) ratios by sector, calculated using S&P 500 companies. It’s important to remember that the valuations of different sectors can’t be compared directly with each other using price-to-book ratio. To evaluate whether a sector might be undervalued/overvalued, today’s P/B should be compared against […]

S&P 500 CAPE & P/E Ratios by Sector 1979 – 2017

The table below lists the current & historical CAPE ratios by sector of S&P 500 companies. If the Shiller PE ratio of a sector is considerably lower than its historical average, this is argued to indicate that the sector is undervalued and vice versa. The overall CAPE of the index […]

S&P 500 Weights of Individual Companies 1979 – 2017

The table below lists the weightings of S&P 500 companies for the past seven years. The components with largest weightings on 9/30/2016 were Apple (3.251%), Microsoft (2.395%), ExxonMobil (1.931%) and Amazon.com (1.758%). For the current weights of the components, contact S&P Dow Jones Indices directly. NOTE: If a company was […]

Total Revenues & Earnings by Industry & Sector 1993 – 2016

The table below lists the total annual revenues of public US companies by GICS Industry. The table includes the 20 largest industries measured by their market sizes. The total sales are calculated using the revenues of the current and past Russell 3000 companies. For total revenues, earnings and growth rates […]

Industry & Sector Growth Rates 1993 – 2016

The table below lists the annual growth rates of the largest GICS Industries. The industry growth rates are calculated by dividing the total yearly revenues of all current and past Russell 3000 companies by the last year’s total revenues. The sample size of the companies used for the calculations represents […]

S&P 500 Sector Weightings 1979 – 2017

The table below lists the historical sector weightings of S&P 500 index. Currently, the largest sector of S&P 500 index is Information Technology, followed by Health Care. The smallest are Telecommunications and Materials sectors, both contributing less than 3% for the index. Real Estate was separated from the Financials sector […]