FDC LTD. Surges by 5%; BSE HEALTHCARE Index Up 0.4%
March 5, 2019 11:06 AM

FDC LTD. share price has zoomed 5% and is presently trading at Rs 173.

Meanwhile, the BSE HEALTHCARE Index is at 13,955 (up 0.4%).

Among the top Gainers in the BSE HEALTHCARE Index today is FDC LTD. (up 5.1%).

BLISS GVS PHARMA (down 0.1%) and LAURUS LABS LTD (down 0.2%) are among the top losers today.

Over the last one year, FDC LTD. has moved down from Rs 287 to Rs 173, registering a loss of Rs 114 (down 39.8%).

On the other hand, the BSE HEALTHCARE has moved down from 14,032 to 13,955, loss of 77 points (down 0.6%) during the last 12 months.

The top gainers among the BSE HEALTHCARE Index stocks during this same period were DIVIS LABORATORIES (up 64.2%), PFIZER (up 43.9%) and TORRENT PHARMA (up 32.8%).

What About the Benchmark Indices?

The BSE Sensex is at 36,152 (up 0.2%).

The top gainers among the BSE Sensex stocks today are TATA MOTORS (up 8.1%), TATA MOTORS DVR (up 6.3%) and HERO MOTOCORP (up 2.7%). Other gainers include ONGC (up 1.7%) and COAL INDIA (up 1.7%). The most traded stocks in the BSE Sensex are TATA MOTORS and BHARTI AIRTEL.

In the meantime, NSE Nifty is at 10,896 (up 0.3%). TATA MOTORS (up 9.8%) is among the top gainers in NSE Nifty.

Over the last 12 months, the BSE Sensex has moved up from 34,047 to 36,152, registering a gain of 2,105 points (up 6.2%).

FDC LTD. Financial Update...

FDC LTD. net profit stood at Rs 437 million for the quarter ended December 2018, compared to a profit of Rs 427 million a year ago. Net Sales rose 1.4% to Rs 2.5 billion during the period as against Rs 2.5 billion in October-December 2017.

For the year ended March 2014, FDC LTD. reported 1.8% increase in net profit to Rs 1.6 billion compared to net profit of Rs 1.6 billion during FY13.

Revenue of the company grew 9.4% to Rs 9 billion during FY14.

The current Price to earnings ratio of FDC LTD., based on rolling 12 month earnings, stands at 18.2x.