MARUTI SUZUKI Plunges by 11%; BSE AUTO Index Down 9.5%
March 23, 2020 09:49 AM

MARUTI SUZUKI share price has plunged 11% and is presently trading at Rs 4,698.

Meanwhile, the BSE AUTO Index is at 11,490 (down 9.5%).

Among the top losers in the BSE AUTO Index today are MARUTI SUZUKI (down 10.8%) and HERO MOTOCORP (down 12.2%).

Over the last one year, MARUTI SUZUKI has moved down from Rs 6,681 to Rs 4,698, registering a loss of Rs 1,983 (down 29.7%)..

The BSE AUTO has moved down from 19,039 to 11,490, loss of 7,549 points (down 39.6%) during the last 12 months.

The top gainers among the BSE AUTO Index stocks during this same period were [param_historic_top3].

What About the Benchmark Indices?

The BSE Sensex is at 27,901 (down 9.2%).

In the meantime, NSE Nifty is at 8,159 (down 9.0%).

Over the last 12 months, the BSE Sensex has moved down from 38,387 to 27,901, registering a loss of 10,486 points (down 29.22%).

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 22.2x.