JYOTHY LABS Plunges by 5%; BSE FMCG Index Up 0.1%
January 24, 2019 01:58 PM

JYOTHY LABS share price has plunged 5% and is presently trading at Rs 194.

Meanwhile, the BSE FMCG Index is at 11,783 (up 0.1%).

Among the top losers in the BSE FMCG Index today is JYOTHY LABS (down 5.2%).

KAVERI SEED (up 2.9%) and TATA COFFEE (up 1.4%) are among the top gainers today.

Over the last one year, JYOTHY LABS has moved up from Rs 185 to Rs 194, registering a gain of Rs 9 (up 4.6%)..

The BSE FMCG has moved up from 10,936 to 11,783, registering a gain of 847 points (up 7.7%) during the last 12 months.

The top gainers among the BSE FMCG Index stocks during this same period were NESTLE (up 50.4%), BRITANNIA (up 35.8%) and HUL (up 28.6%).

What About the Benchmark Indices?

The BSE Sensex is at 36,226 (down 0.2%). The top gainers among the BSE Sensex stocks today are ITC LTD (up 0.9%). The most traded stocks in the BSE Sensex are ITC LTD and RELIANCE IND..

In the meantime, NSE Nifty is at 10,858 (down 0.2%). ITC LTD (up 1.1%) is among the top gainers in NSE Nifty.

Over the last 12 months, the BSE Sensex has moved up from 36,140 to 36,226, registering a gain of 86 points (up -0.2%).

JYOTHY LABS Financial Update...

JYOTHY LABS net profit stood at Rs 453 million for the quarter ended September 2018, compared to a profit of Rs 329 million a year ago. Net Sales declined 0.8% to Rs 4.3 billion during the period as against Rs 4.3 billion in July-September 2017.

For the year ended March 2018, JYOTHY LABS reported 12.4% decrease in net profit to Rs 1.8 billion compared to net profit of Rs 2.0 billion during FY17.

Revenue of the company grew 0.8% to Rs 18 billion during FY18.

The current Price to earnings ratio of JYOTHY LABS, based on rolling 12 month earnings, stands at 17.8x.