KANSAI NEROLAC Plunges by 8%; BSE 500 Index Down 6.5%
March 19, 2020 09:44 AM

KANSAI NEROLAC share price has plunged 8% and is presently trading at Rs 386.

Meanwhile, the BSE 500 Index is at 10,739 (down 6.5%).

Among the top losers in the BSE 500 Index today are KANSAI NEROLAC (down 8.2%) and HONEYWELL AUTOMATION (down 8.9%).

THOMAS COOK INDIA (up 3.9%) and EMAMI LTD (up 3.8%) are among the top gainers today.

Over the last one year, KANSAI NEROLAC has moved down from Rs 465 to Rs 386, registering a loss of Rs 79 (down 17.1%)..

The BSE 500 has moved down from 15,069 to 10,739, loss of 4,330 points (down 28.7%) during the last 12 months.

The top gainers among the BSE 500 Index stocks during this same period were ADANI GREEN ENERGY (up 235.9%), ABBOTT INDIA (up 76.3%) and GUJARAT GAS (up 51.4%).

What About the Benchmark Indices?

The BSE Sensex is at 27,773 (down 6.6%). The top gainers among the BSE Sensex stocks today are POWER GRID (up 2.3%) and NTPC (up 1.2%). The most traded stocks in the BSE Sensex are NTPC and POWER GRID.

In the meantime, NSE Nifty is at 8,099 (down 6.0%). NTPC (up 4.1%) and POWER GRID (up 1.9%) are among the top gainers in NSE Nifty.

Over the last 12 months, the BSE Sensex has moved down from 38,095 to 27,773, registering a loss of 10,322 points (down 29.20%).

KANSAI NEROLAC Financial Update...

KANSAI NEROLAC net profit stood at Rs 1 billion for the quarter ended December 2019, compared to a profit of Rs 1 billion a year ago. Net Sales declined 7.1% to Rs 12.5 billion during the period as against Rs 13.4 billion in October-December 2018.

For the year ended March 2019, KANSAI NEROLAC reported 12.9% decrease in net profit to Rs 4.5 billion compared to net profit of Rs 5.1 billion during FY18.

Revenue of the company grew 12.8% to Rs 54 billion during FY19.

The current Price to earnings ratio of KANSAI NEROLAC, based on rolling 12 month earnings, stands at 34.9x.