GRAPHITE INDIA Surges by 6%; BSE CAPITAL GOODS Index Up 0.3%
March 5, 2019 02:12 PM

GRAPHITE INDIA share price has zoomed 6% and is presently trading at Rs 451.

Meanwhile, the BSE CAPITAL GOODS Index is at 17,389 (up 0.3%).

Among the top Gainers in the BSE CAPITAL GOODS Index today are GRAPHITE INDIA (up 6.0%) and DILIP BUILDCON LTD (up 10.6%).

AIA ENGINEERING (down 0.3%) and ABB INDIA LTD. (down 0.3%) are among the top losers today.

Over the last one year, GRAPHITE INDIA has moved down from Rs 693 to Rs 451, registering a loss of Rs 242 (down 35.1%).

On the other hand, the BSE CAPITAL GOODS has moved down from 19,027 to 17,389, loss of 1,638 points (down 8.7%) during the last 12 months.

The top gainers among the BSE CAPITAL GOODS Index stocks during this same period were HAVELLS IND (up 40.5%), AIA ENGINEERING (up 21.8%) and CARBORUNDUM UNIVERSAL (up 11.4%).

What About the Benchmark Indices?

The BSE Sensex is at 36,279 (up 0.6%).

The top gainers among the BSE Sensex stocks today are TATA MOTORS (up 7.6%), TATA MOTORS DVR (up 6.6%) and AXIS BANK (up 3.6%). Other gainers include HERO MOTOCORP (up 3.5%) and COAL INDIA (up 2.7%). The most traded stocks in the BSE Sensex are TATA MOTORS and YES BANK.

In the meantime, NSE Nifty is at 10,937 (up 0.6%). TATA MOTORS (up 7.7%) and INDIABULLS HOU. FIN. (up 6.3%) are among the top gainers in NSE Nifty.

Over the last 12 months, the BSE Sensex has moved up from 34,047 to 36,279, registering a gain of 2,232 points (up 6.5%).

GRAPHITE INDIA Financial Update...

GRAPHITE INDIA net profit stood at Rs 8 billion for the quarter ended December 2018, compared to a profit of Rs 3 billion a year ago. Net Sales rose 98.8% to Rs 18.6 billion during the period as against Rs 9.3 billion in October-December 2017.

For the year ended March 2018, GRAPHITE INDIA reported 1363.6% increase in net profit to Rs 10.3 billion compared to net profit of Rs 705.0 million during FY17.

Revenue of the company grew 111.8% to Rs 33 billion during FY18.

The current Price to earnings ratio of GRAPHITE INDIA, based on rolling 12 month earnings, stands at 2.9x.