CASTROL INDIA Surges by 6%; BSE OIL & GAS Index Up 1.1%
October 30, 2019 09:42 AM

CASTROL INDIA share price has zoomed 6% and is presently trading at Rs 159.

Meanwhile, the BSE OIL & GAS Index is at 15,607 (up 1.1%).

Among the top Gainers in the BSE OIL & GAS Index today are CASTROL INDIA (up 5.5%) and PETRONET LNG (up 5.4%).

RELIANCE IND. and ONGC (down 0.4%) are among the top losers today.

Over the last one year, CASTROL INDIA has moved up from Rs 147 to Rs 159, registering a gain of Rs 13 (up 8.4%).

On the other hand, the BSE OIL & GAS has moved up from 13,238 to 15,607, registering a gain of 2,369 points (up 17.9%) during the last 12 months.

The top gainers among the BSE OIL & GAS Index stocks during this same period were BPCL (up 89.9%), INDRAPRASTHA GAS (up 52.8%) and HPCL (up 37.0%).

What About the Benchmark Indices?

The BSE Sensex is at 40,100 (up 0.1%).

The top gainers among the BSE Sensex stocks today are BHARTI AIRTEL (up 2.0%), L&T (up 1.6%) and INFOSYS (up 1.0%). Other gainers include ITC (up 0.7%) and VEDANTA LTD (up 0.7%). The most traded stocks in the BSE Sensex are SBI and INFOSYS.

In the meantime, NSE Nifty is at 11,884 . ZEE ENTERTAINMENT (up 2.8%) and BHARTI INFRATEL (up 2.3%) are among the top gainers in NSE Nifty.

Over the last 12 months, the BSE Sensex has moved up from 34,067 to 40,100, registering a gain of 6,033 points (up 17.1%).

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 21.6x.