GODREJ CONSUMER Surges by 5%; BSE FMCG Index Up 0.6%
May 14, 2020 12:53 PM

GODREJ CONSUMER share price has zoomed 5% and is presently trading at Rs 568.

Meanwhile, the BSE FMCG Index is at 10,132 (up 0.6%).

Among the top Gainers in the BSE FMCG Index today are GODREJ CONSUMER (up 5.0%) and GSK CONSUMER (up 5.1%).

GODFREY PHILLIPS (down 0.2%) and ITC (down 0.4%) are among the top losers today.

Over the last one year, GODREJ CONSUMER has moved down from Rs 638 to Rs 568, registering a loss of Rs 70 (down 12.0%).

On the other hand, the BSE FMCG has moved down from 11,271 to 10,132, loss of 1,139 points (down 10.6%) during the last 12 months.

The top gainers among the BSE FMCG Index stocks during this same period were TATA CONSUMER PRODUCTS (up 80.5%), NESTLE (up 59.3%) and GSK CONSUMER (up 48.6%).

What About the Benchmark Indices?

The BSE Sensex is at 31,631 (down 1.9%).

The top gainers among the BSE Sensex stocks today are BAJAJ FINANCE (up 3.1%), HERO MOTOCORP (up 1.9%) and SUN PHARMA (up 1.7%). Other gainers include MARUTI SUZUKI (up 0.9%) and KOTAK MAHINDRA BANK (up 0.7%). The most traded stocks in the BSE Sensex are HUL and BAJAJ FINANCE.

In the meantime, NSE Nifty is at 9,281 (down 1.8%). The top gainers in the NSE Nifty include BHARTI INFRATEL (up 4.9%), BAJAJ FINANCE (up 2.9%) and SUN PHARMA (up 1.9%). Other gainers include HERO MOTOCORP (up 1.8%) and BAJAJ FINSERV (up 1.3%) are among the top gainers in NSE Nifty.

Over the last 12 months, the BSE Sensex has moved down from 37,091 to 31,631, registering a loss of 5,460 points (down 15.30%).

GODREJ CONSUMER Financial Update...

GODREJ CONSUMER net profit stood at Rs 4 billion for the quarter ended December 2019, compared to a profit of Rs 4 billion a year ago. Net Sales rose 2.1% to Rs 27.8 billion during the period as against Rs 27.2 billion in October-December 2018.

For the year ended March 2019, GODREJ CONSUMER reported 43.7% increase in net profit to Rs 20.9 billion compared to net profit of Rs 14.5 billion during FY18.

Revenue of the company grew 3.8% to Rs 103 billion during FY19.

The current Price to earnings ratio of GODREJ CONSUMER, based on rolling 12 month earnings, stands at 26.1x.