ZYDUS WELLNESS Plunges by 6%; BSE 500 Index Up 0.4%
May 17, 2019 12:02 PM

ZYDUS WELLNESS share price has plunged 6% and is presently trading at Rs 1,301.

Meanwhile, the BSE 500 Index is at 14,672 (up 0.4%).

Among the top losers in the BSE 500 Index today are ZYDUS WELLNESS (down 5.9%) and BLUE DART EXPRESS (down 6.2%).

JUST DIAL (up 5.6%) and BAJAJ FINANCE (up 5.3%) are among the top gainers today.

Over the last one year, ZYDUS WELLNESS has moved up from Rs 1,283 to Rs 1,301, registering a gain of Rs 18 (up 1.4%)..

The BSE 500 has moved down from 14,801 to 14,672, loss of 129 points (down 0.9%) during the last 12 months.

The top gainers among the BSE 500 Index stocks during this same period were BALRAMPUR CHINI (up 140.4%), DCM SHRIRAM (up 131.4%) and VINATI ORGANICS (up 89.3%).

What About the Benchmark Indices?

The BSE Sensex is at 37,657 (up 0.6%). The top gainers among the BSE Sensex stocks today are BAJAJ FINANCE (up 5.3%). The most traded stocks in the BSE Sensex are YES BANK and ICICI BANK.

In the meantime, NSE Nifty is at 11,328 (up 0.5%). BAJAJ FINANCE (up 5.2%) and BAJAJ FINSERV (up 3.7%) are among the top gainers in NSE Nifty.

Over the last 12 months, the BSE Sensex has moved up from 35,388 to 37,657, registering a gain of 2,269 points (up 6.3%).

ZYDUS WELLNESS Financial Update...

ZYDUS WELLNESS net profit stood at Rs 404 million for the quarter ended December 2018, compared to a profit of Rs 362 million a year ago. Net Sales rose 9.8% to Rs 1.5 billion during the period as against Rs 1.3 billion in October-December 2017.

For the year ended March 2018, ZYDUS WELLNESS reported 22.7% increase in net profit to Rs 1.4 billion compared to net profit of Rs 1.1 billion during FY17.

Revenue of the company grew 8.8% to Rs 5 billion during FY18.

The current Price to earnings ratio of ZYDUS WELLNESS, based on rolling 12 month earnings, stands at 33.4x.