PIRAMAL ENTERPRISES Surges by 5%; BSE HEALTHCARE Index Up 3.2%
April 15, 2020 10:50 AM

PIRAMAL ENTERPRISES share price has zoomed 5% and is presently trading at Rs 967.

Meanwhile, the BSE HEALTHCARE Index is at 15,260 (up 3.2%).

Among the top Gainers in the BSE HEALTHCARE Index today are PIRAMAL ENTERPRISES (up 5.1%) and SANOFI INDIA (up 6.2%).

CADILA HEALTHCARE (down 0.2%) and FORTIS HEALTHCARE (down 0.2%) are among the top losers today.

Over the last one year, PIRAMAL ENTERPRISES has moved down from Rs 2,627 to Rs 967, registering a loss of Rs 1,660 (down 63.2%).

On the other hand, the BSE HEALTHCARE has moved up from 14,506 to 15,260, registering a gain of 754 points (up 5.1%) during the last 12 months.

The top gainers among the BSE HEALTHCARE Index stocks during this same period were ABBOTT INDIA (up 122.7%), IPCA LABS (up 65.7%) and ALKEM LABORATORIES (up 59.2%).

What About the Benchmark Indices?

The BSE Sensex is at 31,544 (up 2.6%).

The top gainers among the BSE Sensex stocks today are INDUSIND BANK (up 6.8%), AXIS BANK (up 6.5%) and NTPC (up 6.0%). Other gainers include ITC (up 6.0%) and ICICI BANK (up 5.3%). The most traded stocks in the BSE Sensex are TECH MAHINDRA and SBI.

In the meantime, NSE Nifty is at 9,261 (up 2.9%). The top gainers in the NSE Nifty include UPL (up 16.2%), AXIS BANK (up 7.3%) and INDUSIND BANK (up 7.2%). Other gainers include ICICI BANK (up 6.0%) and NTPC (up 5.9%) are among the top gainers in NSE Nifty.

Over the last 12 months, the BSE Sensex has moved down from 38,906 to 31,544, registering a loss of 7,362 points (down 19.04%).

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 9.5x.