SPICEJET Plunges by 5%; BSE 500 Index Up 1.2%
May 17, 2019 03:08 PM

SPICEJET share price has plunged 5% and is presently trading at Rs 132.

Meanwhile, the BSE 500 Index is at 14,774 (up 1.2%).

Among the top losers in the BSE 500 Index today are SPICEJET (down 5.3%) and BLUE DART EXPRESS (down 6.0%).

CHAMBAL FERTILISERS (up 13.1%) and BLISS GVS PHARMA (up 6.9%) are among the top gainers today.

Over the last one year, SPICEJET has moved up from Rs 113 to Rs 132, registering a gain of Rs 19 (up 17.2%)..

The BSE 500 has moved down from 14,801 to 14,774, loss of 27 points (down 0.2%) during the last 12 months.

The top gainers among the BSE 500 Index stocks during this same period were BALRAMPUR CHINI (up 140.0%), DCM SHRIRAM (up 130.8%) and VINATI ORGANICS (up 89.2%).

What About the Benchmark Indices?

The BSE Sensex is at 37,943 (up 1.4%). The top gainers among the BSE Sensex stocks today are BAJAJ FINANCE (up 5.7%). The most traded stocks in the BSE Sensex are ICICI BANK and TATA MOTORS.

In the meantime, NSE Nifty is at 11,416 (up 1.3%). ZEE ENTERTAINMENT (up 7.1%) and BAJAJ FINANCE (up 5.9%) are among the top gainers in NSE Nifty.

Over the last 12 months, the BSE Sensex has moved up from 35,388 to 37,943, registering a gain of 2,555 points (up 7.1%).

SPICEJET Financial Update...

SPICEJET net profit down at Rs 551 million for the quarter ended December 2018, compared to a loss of Rs 2 billion a year ago. Net Sales rose 19.3% to Rs 24.9 billion during the period as against Rs 20.8 billion in October-December 2017.

For the year ended March 2018, SPICEJET reported 43.4% increase in net profit to Rs 5.6 billion compared to net profit of Rs 3.9 billion during FY17.

Revenue of the company grew 26.0% to Rs 78 billion during FY18.

The current Price to earnings ratio of SPICEJET, based on rolling 12 month earnings, stands at down 22.6x.