August 6, 2018 09:27 AM

GRAPHITE INDIA share price has hit an all-time high at Rs 1,080 (up 2.3%).

Meanwhile, the BSE CAPITAL GOODS Index is at 18,405 (up 0.5%).

Among the top gainers in the BSE CAPITAL GOODS Index today are GRAPHITE INDIA (up 2.3%) and SCHAEFFLER INDIA LTD (up 0.7%).

ABB INDIA LTD. (down 0.1%) and SKF INDIA (down 0.2%) are among the top losers today.

Over the last one year, GRAPHITE INDIA has moved up from Rs 208 to Rs 1,080, registering a gain of Rs 872 (up 419.1%).

The BSE CAPITAL GOODS has moved up from 17,700 to 18,405, registering a gain of 705 points (up 3.9%) during the last 12 months.

The top gainers among the BSE CAPITAL GOODS Index stocks during this same period were GRAPHITE INDIA (up 419.1%), HAVELLS IND (up 33.4%) and FINOLEX CABLES (up 30.1%).

What About the Benchmark Indices?

The BSE Sensex is at 37,789 (up 0.6%). The top gainers among the BSE Sensex stocks today are SBI (up 1.7%), ICICI BANK (up 1.3%) and ADANI PORTS & SEZ (up 1.2%). Other gainers include AXIS BANK (up 1.2%) and COAL INDIA (up 1.2%). The most traded stocks in the BSE Sensex are SBI and YES BANK.

In the meantime, NSE Nifty is at 11,424 (up 0.5%). The top gainers in the NSE Nifty include TITAN COMPANY (up 1.6%), SBI (up 1.6%) and ICICI BANK (up 1.5%). Other gainers include BANK OF BARODA (up 1.4%) and ADANI PORTS & SEZ (up 1.3%).

Over the last 12 months, the BSE Sensex has moved up from 32,238 to 37,789, registering a gain of 5,551 points (up 17.2%).

GRAPHITE INDIA Financial Update...

GRAPHITE INDIA net profit stood at Rs 5 billion for the quarter ended March 2018, compared to a profit of Rs 3 billion a year ago. Net Sales rose 29.9% to Rs 12.1 billion during the period as against Rs 9.3 billion in January-March 2017.

For the year ended March 2018, GRAPHITE INDIA reported 1363.6% increase in net profit to Rs 10.3 billion compared to net profit of Rs 705.0 million during FY17.

Revenue of the company grew 111.8% to Rs 33 billion during FY18.

The current Price to earnings ratio of GRAPHITE INDIA, based on rolling 12 month earnings, stands at 23.1x.