PC JEWELLER Plunges by 5%; BSE 500 Index Up 0.9%
May 17, 2019 02:58 PM

PC JEWELLER share price has plunged 5% and is presently trading at Rs 110.

Meanwhile, the BSE 500 Index is at 14,747 (up 0.9%).

Among the top losers in the BSE 500 Index today are PC JEWELLER (down 5.3%) and BLUE DART EXPRESS (down 5.9%).

CHAMBAL FERTILISERS (up 12.8%) and BLISS GVS PHARMA (up 6.3%) are among the top gainers today.

Over the last one year, PC JEWELLER has moved down from Rs 171 to Rs 110, registering a loss of Rs 62 (down 35.9%)..

The BSE 500 has moved down from 14,801 to 14,747, loss of 54 points (down 0.4%) during the last 12 months.

The top gainers among the BSE 500 Index stocks during this same period were BALRAMPUR CHINI (up 139.1%), DCM SHRIRAM (up 129.8%) and VINATI ORGANICS (up 89.5%).

What About the Benchmark Indices?

The BSE Sensex is at 37,877 (up 1.1%). The top gainers among the BSE Sensex stocks today are BAJAJ AUTO (up 5.6%). The most traded stocks in the BSE Sensex are ICICI BANK and TATA MOTORS.

In the meantime, NSE Nifty is at 11,394 (up 1.0%). BAJAJ FINANCE (up 5.6%) and ZEE ENTERTAINMENT (up 5.0%) are among the top gainers in NSE Nifty.

Over the last 12 months, the BSE Sensex has moved up from 35,388 to 37,877, registering a gain of 2,489 points (up 6.8%).

PC JEWELLER Financial Update...

PC JEWELLER net profit down at Rs 1 billion for the quarter ended December 2018, compared to a loss of Rs 2 billion a year ago. Net Sales declined 19.9% to Rs 21.2 billion during the period as against Rs 26.4 billion in October-December 2017.

For the year ended March 2018, PC JEWELLER reported 27.2% increase in net profit to Rs 5.4 billion compared to net profit of Rs 4.2 billion during FY17.

Revenue of the company grew 13.4% to Rs 96 billion during FY18.

The current Price to earnings ratio of PC JEWELLER, based on rolling 12 month earnings, stands at 8.1x.