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PFIZER Surges by 5%; BSE HEALTHCARE Index Up 0.3%
Tue, 21 May 09:24 AM

PFIZER share price has zoomed 5% and is presently trading at Rs 3,222.

Meanwhile, the BSE HEALTHCARE Index is at 13,387 (up 0.3%).

Among the top Gainers in the BSE HEALTHCARE Index today are PFIZER (up 5.3%) and CAPLIN POINT (up 5.5%).

CADILA HEALTHCARE (down 0.1%) and SUN PHARMA ADV. RES. (down 0.1%) are among the top losers today.

Over the last one year, PFIZER has moved up from Rs 2,390 to Rs 3,222, registering a gain of Rs 832 (up 32.3%).

On the other hand, the BSE HEALTHCARE has moved up from 12,686 to 13,387, registering a gain of 701 points (up 5.5%) during the last 12 months.

The top gainers among the BSE HEALTHCARE Index stocks during this same period were DIVIS LABORATORIES (up 47.3%), SUVEN LIFESCIENCES (up 41.3%) and IPCA LABS (up 40.8%).

What About the Benchmark Indices?

The BSE Sensex is at 39,565 (up 0.5%).

The top gainers among the BSE Sensex stocks today are HDFC (up 2.5%), INDUSIND BANK (up 1.2%) and BAJAJ AUTO (up 1.1%). Other gainers include RELIANCE IND. (up 1.1%) and COAL INDIA (up 1.1%). The most traded stocks in the BSE Sensex are RELIANCE IND. and L&T.

In the meantime, NSE Nifty is at 11,880 (up 0.4%). ADANI PORTS & SEZ (up 2.5%) and HDFC (up 2.2%) are among the top gainers in NSE Nifty.

Over the last 12 months, the BSE Sensex has moved up from 34,616 to 39,565, registering a gain of 4,949 points (up 14.2%).

PFIZER Financial Update...

PFIZER net profit stood at Rs 1 billion for the quarter ended December 2018, compared to a profit of Rs 872 million a year ago. Net Sales rose 12.5% to Rs 5.1 billion during the period as against Rs 4.6 billion in October-December 2017.

For the year ended March 2018, PFIZER reported 74.5% increase in net profit to Rs 3.6 billion compared to net profit of Rs 2.1 billion during FY17.

Revenue of the company grew 3.0% to Rs 20 billion during FY18.

The current Price to earnings ratio of PFIZER, based on rolling 12 month earnings, stands at 34.1x.

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