BAJAJ CONSUMER CARE Plunges by 11%; BSE FMCG Index Up 0.2%
March 13, 2020 03:30 PM

BAJAJ CONSUMER CARE share price has plunged 11% and is presently trading at Rs 159.

Meanwhile, the BSE FMCG Index is at 10,040 (up 0.2%).

Among the top losers in the BSE FMCG Index today is BAJAJ CONSUMER CARE (down 10.7%).

KRBL (up 12.2%) and GODFREY PHILLIPS (up 9.4%) are among the top gainers today.

Over the last one year, BAJAJ CONSUMER CARE has moved down from Rs 317 to Rs 159, registering a loss of Rs 158 (down 49.8%)..

The BSE FMCG has moved down from 11,810 to 10,040, loss of 1,770 points (down 15.0%) during the last 12 months.

The top gainers among the BSE FMCG Index stocks during this same period were TATA GLOBAL (up 58.3%), NESTLE (up 42.6%) and GSK CONSUMER (up 22.7%).

What About the Benchmark Indices?

The BSE Sensex is at 34,769 (up 3.9%). The top gainers among the BSE Sensex stocks today are TATA STEEL (up 15.6%). The most traded stocks in the BSE Sensex are SBI and ONGC.

In the meantime, NSE Nifty is at 10,159 (up 4.5%). SBI (up 14.9%) is among the top gainers in NSE Nifty.

Over the last 12 months, the BSE Sensex has moved down from 37,536 to 34,769, registering a loss of 2,767 points (down 9.25%).

BAJAJ CONSUMER CARE Financial Update...

BAJAJ CONSUMER CARE net profit down at Rs 501 million for the quarter ended December 2019, compared to a loss of Rs 601 million a year ago. Net Sales declined 7.9% to Rs 2.1 billion during the period as against Rs 2.3 billion in October-December 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 8.7x.