PIRAMAL ENTERPRISES Surges by 5%; BSE HEALTHCARE Index Up 2.5%
March 17, 2020 12:42 PM

PIRAMAL ENTERPRISES share price has zoomed 5% and is presently trading at Rs 938.

Meanwhile, the BSE HEALTHCARE Index is at 12,548 (up 2.5%).

Among the top Gainers in the BSE HEALTHCARE Index today are PIRAMAL ENTERPRISES (up 5.1%) and THYROCARE TECHNOLOGIES (up 10.4%).

WOCKHARDT and APOLLO HOSPITALS (down 0.2%) are among the top losers today.

Over the last one year, PIRAMAL ENTERPRISES has moved down from Rs 2,567 to Rs 938, registering a loss of Rs 1,629 (down 64.0%).

On the other hand, the BSE HEALTHCARE has moved down from 14,216 to 12,548, loss of 1,668 points (down 12.2%) during the last 12 months.

The top gainers among the BSE HEALTHCARE Index stocks during this same period were ABBOTT INDIA (up 102.4%), J.B.CHEMICALS (up 67.8%) and IPCA LABS (up 50.1%).

What About the Benchmark Indices?

The BSE Sensex is at 32,048 (up 1.1%).

The top gainers among the BSE Sensex stocks today are POWER GRID (up 7.4%), SUN PHARMA (up 6.6%) and HUL (up 5.7%). Other gainers include NTPC (up 5.0%) and ITC (up 5.0%). The most traded stocks in the BSE Sensex are SBI and ONGC.

In the meantime, NSE Nifty is at 9,404 (up 1.1%). The top gainers in the NSE Nifty include YES BANK (up 57.5%), POWER GRID (up 7.1%) and SUN PHARMA (up 6.3%). Other gainers include HUL (up 6.0%) and COAL INDIA (up 5.4%) are among the top gainers in NSE Nifty.

Over the last 12 months, the BSE Sensex has moved down from 38,095 to 32,048, registering a loss of 6,047 points (down 16.71%).

PIRAMAL ENTERPRISES Financial Update...

PIRAMAL ENTERPRISES net profit stood at Rs 6 billion for the quarter ended December 2019, compared to a profit of Rs 5 billion a year ago. Net Sales rose 9.1% to Rs 38.1 billion during the period as against Rs 34.9 billion in October-December 2018.

For the year ended March 2019, PIRAMAL ENTERPRISES reported 76.2% decrease in net profit to Rs 11.5 billion compared to net profit of Rs 48.4 billion during FY18.

Revenue of the company grew 24.2% to Rs 132 billion during FY19.

The current Price to earnings ratio of PIRAMAL ENTERPRISES, based on rolling 12 month earnings, stands at 9.1x.