MARUTI SUZUKI Plunges by 6%; BSE AUTO Index Down 6.6%
March 13, 2020 10:29 AM

MARUTI SUZUKI share price has plunged 6% and is presently trading at Rs 5,465.

Meanwhile, the BSE AUTO Index is at 13,136 (down 6.6%).

Among the top losers in the BSE AUTO Index today are MARUTI SUZUKI (down 5.7%) and BHARAT FORGE (down 10.1%).

Over the last one year, MARUTI SUZUKI has moved down from Rs 7,154 to Rs 5,465, registering a loss of Rs 1,689 (down 23.6%)..

The BSE AUTO has moved down from 19,816 to 13,136, loss of 6,680 points (down 33.7%) during the last 12 months.

The top gainers among the BSE AUTO Index stocks during this same period were MRF LTD. (up 4.1%).

What About the Benchmark Indices?

The BSE Sensex is at 31,447 (down 4.7%). The top gainers among the BSE Sensex stocks today are BHARTI AIRTEL (up 4.1%), SUN PHARMA (up 2.0%) and ULTRATECH CEMENT (up 0.3%). The most traded stocks in the BSE Sensex are SUN PHARMA and BHARTI AIRTEL.

In the meantime, NSE Nifty is at 9,167 (down 5.0%). YES BANK (up 2.8%) and SUN PHARMA (up 2.6%) are among the top gainers in NSE Nifty.

Over the last 12 months, the BSE Sensex has moved down from 37,536 to 31,447, registering a loss of 6,089 points (down 16.82%).

MARUTI SUZUKI Financial Update...

MARUTI SUZUKI net profit stood at Rs 16 billion for the quarter ended December 2019, compared to a profit of Rs 15 billion a year ago. Net Sales rose 5.3% to Rs 207.1 billion during the period as against Rs 196.7 billion in October-December 2018.

For the year ended March 2019, MARUTI SUZUKI reported 2.9% decrease in net profit to Rs 76.5 billion compared to net profit of Rs 78.8 billion during FY18.

Revenue of the company grew 4.9% to Rs 861 billion during FY19.

The current Price to earnings ratio of MARUTI SUZUKI, based on rolling 12 month earnings, stands at 26.1x.