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Top Performing Midcap Stocks of 2018; L&T INFOTECH LTD Leads the Pack

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Top Performing Midcap Stocks of 2018; L&T INFOTECH LTD Leads the Pack
Fri, 21 Sep 04:09 PM

The year so far has seen the BSE Mid-Cap Index trade on a negative note.

On a year-to-date (YTD) basis, the Index moved down from 17,725.5 to 15,595.6, registering a loss of 2,130 points (99.1%).

Let us have a look at the stocks that gained the most in BSE Mid-Cap Index on a YTD basis.

Top 10 YTD Gainers in the BSE Mid-Cap Index

Stock Name02-Jan-18 (Rs)Current Price (Rs)YTD Gain (%)52-Week H/L
L&T INFOTECH LTD1,147.71,873.063.21,990.0/745.0
PAGE INDUSTRIES24,432.933,100.135.536,336.0/17,280.0
GRUH FINANCE248.8334.934.6382.0/235.5
DIVIS LABORATORIES1,079.21,391.628.91,407.0/832.3
UNITED BREWERIES1,027.41,315.028.01,462.4/797.8
BIOCON LTD541.0676.025.0695.5/320.0
EXIDE INDUSTRIES221.0270.022.2304.7/192.9
GSK CONSUMER6,476.87,621.017.77,840.0/4,856.1
JINDAL STEEL & POWER203.3234.015.1294.2/132.1
BERGER PAINTS264.4300.313.6349.0/232.0
* Latest Price as on 21 Sep 2018 04:09 PM

L&T INFOTECH LTD share price stands as the top year-to-date (YTD) gainer in the BSE Mid-Cap Index. The stock of the company has gained 63.2% since the start of this calendar year. It is presently trading at Rs 1,873.0 (up 2.9%) on the BSE.

Following L&T INFOTECH LTD is PAGE INDUSTRIES, which has gained around 35.5% on a YTD basis. The share price of PAGE INDUSTRIES is presently trading at Rs 33,100.1 (up 2.4%) on the BSE and the total volume of shares traded today is 2,042.0 million.

GRUH FINANCE, DIVIS LABORATORIES, and UNITED BREWERIES are also among the top 5 YTD gainers in the BSE Mid-Cap Index. While GRUH FINANCE gained 34.6% on a YTD basis, DIVIS LABORATORIES and UNITED BREWERIES gained 28.9% and 28.0%, respectively.

Apart from the above, the other top YTD gainers in the BSE Mid-Cap Index include BIOCON LTD, EXIDE INDUSTRIES, GSK CONSUMER, JINDAL STEEL & POWER, and BERGER PAINTS.

For a more detailed view on the above stocks, you can check the BSE Mid-Cap company results for June 2018 quarter and also visit our Indian stock market research section.

Top Losers in the BSE Mid-Cap Index YTD

On the other hand, CENTRAL BANK and RELIANCE INFRA were among the top losers in the BSE Mid-Cap Index on a YTD basis. While CENTRAL BANK share price lost 28.7%, RELIANCE INFRA share price was down by around 39.2% during this period.

More on the BSE Mid-Cap Index...

The S&P BSE Mid-Cap Index is currently trading at 15,595.6 (up 1.7%).

The top BSE Mid-Cap gainers today are CONTAINER CORP share price (up 3.3%) and L&T INFOTECH LTD share price (up 2.9%). On the other hand CENTRAL BANK share price(down 20.0%) and RELIANCE INFRA share price (down 11.7%) are among the top losers today.

The index is down 3.8% over the last 30 days, and over the last 1 year it has been up 13.7%.

For a more detailed view, you can check the latest BSE Mid-Cap stock quotes and BSE Mid-Cap long term chart.

What About the Benchmark Indices?

Year to date, the BSE Sensex has moved up from 33,812.3 to 36,842.0, registering a gain of 3,029 points (up 9.0%).

The most traded stocks in the BSE Sensex during this period were SBI and ONGC.

The NSE Nifty has moved up from 10,442.2 to 11,160.3, registering a YTD gain of 718 points (up 6.9%).

The most traded stocks in the NSE Nifty during the above period were YES BANK and SBI.

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