CASTROL INDIA Surges by 5%; BSE OIL & GAS Index Up 1.1%
October 25, 2019 11:56 AM

CASTROL INDIA share price has zoomed 5% and is presently trading at Rs 152.

Meanwhile, the BSE OIL & GAS Index is at 15,308 (up 1.1%).

Among the top Gainers in the BSE OIL & GAS Index today is CASTROL INDIA (up 5.1%).

ONGC (down 0.1%) and RELIANCE IND. (down 0.8%) are among the top losers today.

Over the last one year, CASTROL INDIA has moved up from Rs 144 to Rs 152, registering a gain of Rs 8 (up 5.6%).

On the other hand, the BSE OIL & GAS has moved up from 13,066 to 15,308, registering a gain of 2,242 points (up 17.0%) during the last 12 months.

The top gainers among the BSE OIL & GAS Index stocks during this same period were BPCL (up 88.5%), INDRAPRASTHA GAS (up 52.6%) and RELIANCE IND. (up 36.1%).

What About the Benchmark Indices?

The BSE Sensex is at 39,242 .

The top gainers among the BSE Sensex stocks today are SBI (up 3.0%), TATA STEEL (up 1.8%) and ICICI BANK (up 1.8%). Other gainers include INFOSYS (up 1.4%) and SUN PHARMA (up 0.9%). The most traded stocks in the BSE Sensex are HDFC BANK and SBI.

In the meantime, NSE Nifty is at 11,647 (down 0.1%). BPCL (up 3.5%) is among the top gainers in NSE Nifty.

Over the last 12 months, the BSE Sensex has moved up from 34,034 to 39,242, registering a gain of 5,208 points (up 14.6%).

CASTROL INDIA Financial Update...

CASTROL INDIA net profit down at Rs 2 billion for the quarter ended June 2019, compared to a loss of Rs 2 billion a year ago. Net Sales rose 0.6% to Rs 10.4 billion during the period as against Rs 10.3 billion in April-June 2018.

For the year ended December 2018, CASTROL INDIA reported 2.4% increase in net profit to Rs 7.1 billion compared to net profit of Rs 6.9 billion during FY17.

Revenue of the company grew 1.4% to Rs 39 billion during FY18.

The current Price to earnings ratio of CASTROL INDIA, based on rolling 12 month earnings, stands at 20.6x.