The BSE HEALTHCARE Index Down 2% ; IOL CHEMICALS & PHARM. Among Top Losers
January 28, 2019 11:36 AM

The BSE HEALTHCARE Index has plunged 2% to 13,964.

Among the top losers in the BSE HEALTHCARE Index today are IOL CHEMICALS & PHARM. (down 16.2%), SMS PHARMA (down 6.5%) and PIRAMAL ENTERPRISES (down 6.4%). Other losers include MERCK LTD (down 5.4%) and DR. LAL PATHLABS LTD (down 5.4%).

HEALTHCARE GLOBAL ENTER. (up 1.5%) and INDOCO REMEDIES (up 1.3%) are among the top gainers today.

In the meantime, the NIFTY PHARMA has plunged 2.4% to 8,886.

The top losers in the NIFTY PHARMA include ALPA LAB (down 10.0%), PARENT.DRUGS (down 9.7%) and PANCHSHEEL ORG (down 9.2%). Other losers include SMS LIFESCIENCES INDIA LTD (down 8.8%) and PIRAMAL ENTERPRISES (down 6.6%).

Over the last one year, the BSE HEALTHCARE Index has moved down from 15,029 to 13,964, loss of Rs 1,065 (down 7.1%).

The top losers among the BSE HEALTHCARE during this same period were VIVIMED LABS LTD (down 75.5%), SUN PHARMA ADV. RES. (down 67.3%) and RPG LIFE SCIENCES (down 60.3%).

What about the Benchmark Indices?

Meanwhile, the BSE Sensex has plunged 0.8% to 36,124.

Among the top gainers in the BSE Sensex today are L&T (up 1.7%), TCS (up 1.4%) and KOTAK MAH. BANK (up 1.2%). Other gainers include ASIAN PAINTS (up 0.5%) and HUL (up 0.3%).

The most traded stocks in the BSE Sensex are L&T and TCS.

In the meantime, the NSE Nifty is at 10,804 (down 1.0%).