GILLETTE INDIA Surges by 5%; BSE FMCG Index Flat
May 28, 2019 03:32 PM

GILLETTE INDIA share price has zoomed 5% and is presently trading at Rs 7,436.

Meanwhile, the BSE FMCG Index is at 11,699 .

Among the top Gainers in the BSE FMCG Index today are GILLETTE INDIA (up 5.2%) and VENKYS (I) LIMITED (up 11.5%).

TATA COFFEE (down 0.2%) and DABUR (down 0.3%) are among the top losers today.

Over the last one year, GILLETTE INDIA has moved up from Rs 6,571 to Rs 7,436, registering a gain of Rs 865 (up 13.2%).

On the other hand, the BSE FMCG has moved up from 11,286 to 11,699, registering a gain of 413 points (up 3.2%) during the last 12 months.

The top gainers among the BSE FMCG Index stocks during this same period were BALRAMPUR CHINI (up 106.9%), GODFREY PHILLIPS (up 28.9%) and UNITED BREWERIES (up 18.8%).

What About the Benchmark Indices?

The BSE Sensex is at 39,813 (up 0.3%).

The top gainers among the BSE Sensex stocks today are YES BANK (up 4.3%), INFOSYS (up 2.8%) and COAL INDIA (up 2.3%). Other gainers include POWER GRID (up 1.9%) and VEDANTA LTD (up 1.8%). The most traded stocks in the BSE Sensex are YES BANK and VEDANTA LTD.

In the meantime, NSE Nifty is at 11,959 (up 0.1%). ZEE ENTERTAINMENT (up 5.3%) and YES BANK (up 4.6%) are among the top gainers in NSE Nifty.

Over the last 12 months, the BSE Sensex has moved up from 35,165 to 39,813, registering a gain of 4,648 points (up 13.2%).

GILLETTE INDIA Financial Update...

GILLETTE INDIA net profit stood at Rs 878 million for the quarter ended March 2019, compared to a profit of Rs 540 million a year ago. Net Sales declined 2.1% to Rs 4.7 billion during the period as against Rs 4.8 billion in January-March 2018.

For the year ended June 2018, GILLETTE INDIA reported 9.5% decrease in net profit to Rs 2.3 billion compared to net profit of Rs 2.5 billion during FY17.

Revenue of the company grew 6.2% to Rs 17 billion during FY18.

The current Price to earnings ratio of GILLETTE INDIA, based on rolling 12 month earnings, stands at 100.3x.