CENTURY PLYBOARDS Surges by 11%; BSE 500 Index Up 3.6%
March 26, 2020 02:48 PM

CENTURY PLYBOARDS share price has zoomed 11% and is presently trading at Rs 113.

Meanwhile, the BSE 500 Index is at 11,239 (up 3.6%).

Among the top Gainers in the BSE 500 Index today are CENTURY PLYBOARDS (up 10.7%) and LAKSHMI MACHINE (up 10.5%).

MOIL (down 0.1%) and GMDC (down 0.2%) are among the top losers today.

Over the last one year, CENTURY PLYBOARDS has moved down from Rs 196 to Rs 113, registering a loss of Rs 84 (down 42.6%).

On the other hand, the BSE 500 has moved down from 14,917 to 11,239, loss of 3,678 points (down 25.9%) during the last 12 months.

The top gainers among the BSE 500 Index stocks during this same period were ADANI GREEN ENERGY (up 325.1%), ABBOTT INDIA (up 95.4%) and NAVIN FLUORINE (up 81.4%).

What About the Benchmark Indices?

The BSE Sensex is at 30,100 (up 3.5%).

The top gainers among the BSE Sensex stocks today are INDUSIND BANK (up 37.5%), AXIS BANK (up 9.2%) and L&T (up 7.8%). Other gainers include BHARTI AIRTEL (up 7.4%) and BAJAJ FINANCE (up 6.1%). The most traded stocks in the BSE Sensex are L&T and SBI.

In the meantime, NSE Nifty is at 8,749 (up 3.5%). The top gainers in the NSE Nifty include INDUSIND BANK (up 38.1%), BHARTI INFRATEL (up 10.0%) and UPL (up 8.9%). Other gainers include BHARTI AIRTEL (up 8.8%) and AXIS BANK (up 8.0%) are among the top gainers in NSE Nifty.

Over the last 12 months, the BSE Sensex has moved down from 37,809 to 30,100, registering a loss of 7,709 points (down 21.85%).

CENTURY PLYBOARDS Financial Update...

CENTURY PLYBOARDS net profit stood at Rs 631 million for the quarter ended December 2019, compared to a profit of Rs 414 million a year ago. Net Sales rose 51.6% to Rs 8.8 billion during the period as against Rs 5.8 billion in October-December 2018.

For the year ended March 2019, CENTURY PLYBOARDS reported 10.4% decrease in net profit to Rs 1.5 billion compared to net profit of Rs 1.7 billion during FY18.

Revenue of the company grew 10.7% to Rs 23 billion during FY19.

The current Price to earnings ratio of CENTURY PLYBOARDS, based on rolling 12 month earnings, stands at 12.7x.