PROCTER & GAMBLE HEALTH at All Time High; BSE HEALTHCARE Index Down 0.4%
July 17, 2019 09:22 AM

PROCTER & GAMBLE HEALTH share price has hit an all-time high at Rs 4,774 (up 1.4%).

Meanwhile, the BSE HEALTHCARE Index is at 13,201 (down 0.4%).

Among the top gainers in the BSE HEALTHCARE Index today are PROCTER & GAMBLE HEALTH (up 1.4%) and ABBOTT INDIA (up 0.9%).

FORTIS HEALTHCARE (down 0.1%) and CADILA HEALTHCARE (down 0.1%) are among the top losers today.

Over the last one year, PROCTER & GAMBLE HEALTH has moved up from Rs 2,304 to Rs 4,774, registering a gain of Rs 2,471 (up 107.3%).

The BSE HEALTHCARE has moved down from 13,599 to 13,201, loss of 398 points (down 3.5%) during the last 12 months.

The top gainers among the BSE HEALTHCARE Index stocks during this same period were PROCTER & GAMBLE HEALTH (up 107.3%), DIVIS LABORATORIES (up 53.6%) and APOLLO HOSPITALS (up 46.9%).

What About the Benchmark Indices?

The BSE Sensex is at 39,177 (down 0.1%). The top gainers among the BSE Sensex stocks today are YES BANK (up 1.4%), VEDANTA LTD (up 0.8%) and NTPC (up 0.7%). Other gainers include POWER GRID (up 0.6%) and HCL TECHNOLOGIES (up 0.5%). The most traded stocks in the BSE Sensex are YES BANK and VEDANTA LTD.

In the meantime, NSE Nifty is at 11,680 (up 0.1%). The top gainers in the NSE Nifty include UPL (up 1.9%), YES BANK (up 1.8%) and ZEE ENTERTAINMENT (up 1.2%). Other gainers include VEDANTA LTD (up 1.0%) and HCL TECHNOLOGIES (up 0.7%).

Over the last 12 months, the BSE Sensex has moved up from 36,324 to 39,177, registering a gain of 2,853 points (up 7.6%).

PROCTER & GAMBLE HEALTH Financial Update...

PROCTER & GAMBLE HEALTH net profit stood at Rs 407 million for the quarter ended March 2019, compared to a profit of Rs 135 million a year ago. Net Sales rose 13.0% to Rs 2.3 billion during the period as against Rs 2.0 billion in January-March 2018.

For the year ended December 2017, PROCTER & GAMBLE HEALTH reported 1.3% increase in net profit to Rs 769.0 million compared to net profit of Rs 759.0 million during FY16.

Revenue of the company grew 8.7% to Rs 11 billion during FY17.

The current Price to earnings ratio of PROCTER & GAMBLE HEALTH, based on rolling 12 month earnings, stands at 61.9x.