May 2, 2019 09:22 AM

EVEREADY IND. share price has plunged 10% and is presently trading at Rs 105.

Meanwhile, the BSE CONSUMER DURABLES Index is at 23,886 (up 0.1%).

Among the top losers in the BSE CONSUMER DURABLES Index today is EVEREADY IND. (down 10.0%).

BLUE STAR (up 3.7%) and CROMPTON GREAVES CONSUMER ELEC. (up 0.5%) are among the top gainers today.

Over the last one year, EVEREADY IND. has moved down from Rs 315 to Rs 105, registering a loss of Rs 210 (down 66.6%)..

The BSE CONSUMER DURABLES has moved up from 22,380 to 23,886, registering a gain of 1,506 points (up 6.7%) during the last 12 months.

The top gainers among the BSE CONSUMER DURABLES Index stocks during this same period were TTK PRESTIGE (up 31.5%), TITAN (up 18.0%) and VIP INDUSTRIES (up 12.8%).

What About the Benchmark Indices?

The BSE Sensex is at 39,037 (down 0.1%). The top gainers among the BSE Sensex stocks today are HDFC (up 1.1%). The most traded stocks in the BSE Sensex are HDFC and BAJAJ FINANCE.

In the meantime, NSE Nifty is at 11,732 (down 0.2%). BHARTI INFRATEL (up 2.9%) is among the top gainers in NSE Nifty.

Over the last 12 months, the BSE Sensex has moved up from 35,160 to 39,037, registering a gain of 3,877 points (up 10.9%).

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 28.2x.