UPL Share Price Down by 6%; BSE 500 Index Up 0.3%
February 1, 2021 09:27 AM

UPL share price has plunged 6% and is presently trading at Rs 554.

Meanwhile, the BSE 500 Index is at 18,137 (up 0.3%).

Among the top losers in the BSE 500 Index today are UPL (down 5.6%) and SONATA SOFTWARE (down 6.5%).

IIFL FINANCE (up 16.5%) and IDBI BANK (up 6.5%) are among the top gainers today.

Over the last one year, UPL has moved up from Rs 537 to Rs 554, registering a gain of Rs 17 (up 3.2%)..

The BSE 500 has moved up from 15,807 to 18,137, registering a gain of 2,330 points (up 14.7%) during the last 12 months.

The top buzzing stocks among the BSE 500 Index stocks during this same period were ADANI GREEN ENERGY (up 452.1%), LAURUS LABS (up 305.9%) and DIXON TECHNOLOGIES (up 222.5%).

What About the Benchmark Indices?

The BSE Sensex is at 46,778 (up 0.6%). The top gainers among the BSE Sensex stocks today are INDUSIND BANK (up 5.6%). The most traded stocks in the BSE Sensex are INDUSIND BANK and ICICI BANK.

In the meantime, NSE Nifty is at 13,774 (up 0.7%). INDUSIND BANK (up 7.4%) and ICICI BANK (up 4.7%) are among the top gainers in NSE Nifty.

Over the last 12 months, the BSE Sensex has moved up from 40,967 to 46,778, registering a gain of 5,811 points (up 13.70%).

UPL Financial Update...

UPL net profit down at Rs 5 billion for the quarter ended September 2020, compared to a loss of Rs 8 billion a year ago. Net Sales rose 0.5% to Rs 89.4 billion during the period as against Rs 88.9 billion in July-September 2019.

For the year ended March 2020, UPL reported 43.0% increase in net profit to Rs 28.0 billion compared to net profit of Rs 19.6 billion during FY19.

Revenue of the company grew 63.7% to Rs 358 billion during FY20.

The current Price to earnings ratio of UPL , based on rolling 12 month earnings, stands at 14.4x.