May 17, 2019 01:46 PM

GRAPHITE INDIA share price has zoomed 5% and is presently trading at Rs 329.

Meanwhile, the BSE CAPITAL GOODS Index is at 17,772 (up 1.5%).

Among the top Gainers in the BSE CAPITAL GOODS Index today is GRAPHITE INDIA (up 5.2%).

ABB INDIA and AIA ENGINEERING (down 0.1%) are among the top losers today.

Over the last one year, GRAPHITE INDIA has moved down from Rs 772 to Rs 329, registering a loss of Rs 444 (down 57.5%).

On the other hand, the BSE CAPITAL GOODS has moved down from 18,972 to 17,772, loss of 1,200 points (down 6.4%) during the last 12 months.

The top gainers among the BSE CAPITAL GOODS Index stocks during this same period were HAVELLS IND (up 35.3%), ABB INDIA (up 12.6%) and AIA ENGINEERING (up 8.0%).

What About the Benchmark Indices?

The BSE Sensex is at 37,820 (up 1.1%).

The top gainers among the BSE Sensex stocks today are BAJAJ FINANCE (up 5.4%), HERO MOTOCORP (up 3.6%) and HUL (up 3.1%). Other gainers include MARUTI SUZUKI (up 2.5%) and YES BANK (up 2.3%). The most traded stocks in the BSE Sensex are YES BANK and ICICI BANK.

In the meantime, NSE Nifty is at 11,376 (up 1.0%). BAJAJ FINANCE (up 5.4%) is among the top gainers in NSE Nifty.

Over the last 12 months, the BSE Sensex has moved up from 35,388 to 37,820, registering a gain of 2,432 points (up 6.9%).

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 2.1x.