April 24, 2019 10:58 AM

EVEREADY IND. share price has plunged 5% and is presently trading at Rs 169.

Meanwhile, the BSE CONSUMER DURABLES Index is at 23,928 (up 0.2%).

Among the top losers in the BSE CONSUMER DURABLES Index today is EVEREADY IND. (down 5.1%).

PC JEWELLER (up 7.4%) and TITAN (up 1.0%) are among the top gainers today.

Over the last one year, EVEREADY IND. has moved down from Rs 323 to Rs 169, registering a loss of Rs 155 (down 47.8%)..

The BSE CONSUMER DURABLES has moved up from 22,722 to 23,928, registering a gain of 1,206 points (up 5.3%) during the last 12 months.

The top gainers among the BSE CONSUMER DURABLES Index stocks during this same period were TTK PRESTIGE (up 27.6%), TITAN (up 18.3%) and VIP INDUSTRIES (up 9.9%).

What About the Benchmark Indices?

The BSE Sensex is at 38,702 (up 0.2%). The top gainers among the BSE Sensex stocks today are ONGC (up 2.5%). The most traded stocks in the BSE Sensex are YES BANK and ONGC.

In the meantime, NSE Nifty is at 11,621 (up 0.1%). ONGC (up 2.6%) is among the top gainers in NSE Nifty.

Over the last 12 months, the BSE Sensex has moved up from 34,451 to 38,702, registering a gain of 4,251 points (up 12.2%).

EVEREADY IND. Financial Update...

EVEREADY IND. net profit down at Rs 2 million for the quarter ended December 2018, compared to a loss of Rs 209 million a year ago. Net Sales rose 2.6% to Rs 3.8 billion during the period as against Rs 3.7 billion in October-December 2017.

For the year ended March 2018, EVEREADY IND. reported 43.2% decrease in net profit to Rs 532.0 million compared to net profit of Rs 935.0 million during FY17.

Revenue of the company grew 3.8% to Rs 15 billion during FY18.

The current Price to earnings ratio of EVEREADY IND., based on rolling 12 month earnings, stands at 42.4x.