ENGINEERS INDIA Surges by 5%; BSE CAPITAL GOODS Index Up 0.7%
December 19, 2018 03:05 PM

ENGINEERS INDIA share price has zoomed 5% and is presently trading at Rs 124.

Meanwhile, the BSE CAPITAL GOODS Index is at 18,842 (up 0.7%).

Among the top Gainers in the BSE CAPITAL GOODS Index today are ENGINEERS INDIA (up 5.2%) and NBCC (INDIA) LTD (up 9.9%).

KALPATARU POWER (down 0.2%) and BEML LTD. (down 0.3%) are among the top losers today.

Over the last one year, ENGINEERS INDIA has moved down from Rs 188 to Rs 124, registering a loss of Rs 65 (down 34.7%).

On the other hand, the BSE CAPITAL GOODS has moved up from 18,447 to 18,842, registering a gain of 395 points (up 1.9%) during the last 12 months.

The top gainers among the BSE CAPITAL GOODS Index stocks during this same period were HEG LTD (up 99.2%), HAVELLS IND (up 27.9%) and GRAPHITE INDIA (up 27.8%).

What About the Benchmark Indices?

The BSE Sensex is at 36,555 (up 0.5%).

The top gainers among the BSE Sensex stocks today are ASIAN PAINTS (up 3.6%), AXIS BANK (up 3.5%) and SBI (up 2.5%). Other gainers include MARUTI SUZUKI (up 2.1%) and WIPRO (up 1.9%). The most traded stocks in the BSE Sensex are SBI and YES BANK.

In the meantime, NSE Nifty is at 10,985 (up 0.6%). INDIABULLS HOU. FIN. (up 8.2%) and BHARTI INFRATEL (up 4.0%) are among the top gainers in NSE Nifty.

Over the last 12 months, the BSE Sensex has moved up from 33,602 to 36,555, registering a gain of 2,953 points (up 8.7%).

ENGINEERS INDIA Financial Update...

ENGINEERS INDIA net profit down at Rs 978 million for the quarter ended September 2018, compared to a loss of Rs 1 billion a year ago. Net Sales rose 43.9% to Rs 6.8 billion during the period as against Rs 4.7 billion in July-September 2017.

For the year ended March 2018, ENGINEERS INDIA reported 16.1% increase in net profit to Rs 3.8 billion compared to net profit of Rs 3.3 billion during FY17.

Revenue of the company grew 23.3% to Rs 18 billion during FY18.

The current Price to earnings ratio of ENGINEERS INDIA, based on rolling 12 month earnings, stands at 21.5x.