BAJAJ CONSUMER CARE Plunges by 5%; BSE FMCG Index Down 0.1%
July 24, 2019 09:46 AM

BAJAJ CONSUMER CARE share price has plunged 5% and is presently trading at Rs 298.

Meanwhile, the BSE FMCG Index is at 11,101 (down 0.1%).

Among the top losers in the BSE FMCG Index today is BAJAJ CONSUMER CARE (down 5.0%).

E.I.D. PARRY (up 2.1%) and EMAMI LTD (up 1.2%) are among the top gainers today.

Over the last one year, BAJAJ CONSUMER CARE has moved down from Rs 404 to Rs 298, registering a loss of Rs 106 (down 26.2%)..

The BSE FMCG has moved down from 11,601 to 11,101, loss of 500 points (down 4.3%) during the last 12 months.

The top gainers among the BSE FMCG Index stocks during this same period were UNITED BREWERIES (up 28.9%), GSK CONSUMER (up 13.9%) and DABUR (up 11.9%).

What About the Benchmark Indices?

The BSE Sensex is at 38,103 (down 0.2%). The top gainers among the BSE Sensex stocks today are HDFC (up 1.6%). The most traded stocks in the BSE Sensex are YES BANK and POWER GRID.

In the meantime, NSE Nifty is at 11,360 (down 0.4%). HDFC (up 1.8%) is among the top gainers in NSE Nifty.

Over the last 12 months, the BSE Sensex has moved up from 36,719 to 38,103, registering a gain of 1,384 points (up 3.2%).

BAJAJ CONSUMER CARE Financial Update...

BAJAJ CONSUMER CARE net profit down at Rs 587 million for the quarter ended June 2019, compared to a loss of Rs 601 million a year ago. Net Sales rose 4.7% to Rs 2.4 billion during the period as against Rs 2.3 billion in April-June 2018.

For the year ended March 2019, BAJAJ CONSUMER CARE reported 5.0% increase in net profit to Rs 2.2 billion compared to net profit of Rs 2.1 billion during FY18.

Revenue of the company grew 10.9% to Rs 9 billion during FY19.

The current Price to earnings ratio of BAJAJ CONSUMER CARE, based on rolling 12 month earnings, stands at 18.4x.