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STERLITE TECH. Plunges by 5%; BSE 500 Index Up 0.3%
Fri, 26 Apr 10:28 AM

STERLITE TECH. share price has plunged 5% and is presently trading at Rs 193.

Meanwhile, the BSE 500 Index is at 15,315 (up 0.3%).

Among the top losers in the BSE 500 Index today is STERLITE TECH. (down 5.0%).

GHCL (up 6.3%) and TATA STEEL (up 6.1%) are among the top gainers today.

Over the last one year, STERLITE TECH. has moved down from Rs 337 to Rs 193, registering a loss of Rs 144 (down 42.8%)..

The BSE 500 has moved up from 14,809 to 15,315, registering a gain of 506 points (up 3.4%) during the last 12 months.

The top gainers among the BSE 500 Index stocks during this same period were BALRAMPUR CHINI (up 121.1%), VINATI ORGANICS (up 105.0%) and ADANI POWER (up 104.4%).

What About the Benchmark Indices?

The BSE Sensex is at 38,898 (up 0.3%). The top gainers among the BSE Sensex stocks today are TATA STEEL (up 6.1%). The most traded stocks in the BSE Sensex are YES BANK and TATA STEEL.

In the meantime, NSE Nifty is at 11,698 (up 0.4%). TATA STEEL (up 6.2%) is among the top gainers in NSE Nifty.

Over the last 12 months, the BSE Sensex has moved up from 34,501 to 38,898, registering a gain of 4,397 points (up 12.6%).

STERLITE TECH. Financial Update...

STERLITE TECH. net profit stood at Rs 2 billion for the quarter ended March 2019, compared to a profit of Rs 1 billion a year ago. Net Sales rose 34.2% to Rs 17.9 billion during the period as against Rs 13.3 billion in January-March 2018.

For the year ended March 2018, STERLITE TECH. reported 67.5% increase in net profit to Rs 3.7 billion compared to net profit of Rs 2.2 billion during FY17.

Revenue of the company grew 23.6% to Rs 32 billion during FY18.

The current Price to earnings ratio of STERLITE TECH., based on rolling 12 month earnings, stands at 12.5x.

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