JYOTHY LABS Plunges by 5%; BSE FMCG Index Down 0.6%
September 19, 2018 01:27 PM

JYOTHY LABS share price has plunged 5% and is presently trading at Rs 214.

Meanwhile, the BSE FMCG Index is at 12,139 (down 0.6%).

Among the top losers in the BSE FMCG Index today is JYOTHY LABS (down 5.2%).

BAJAJ HIND. SUGAR (up 2.0%) and P&G HYGIENE (up 0.6%) are among the top gainers today.

Over the last one year, JYOTHY LABS has moved up from Rs 212 to Rs 214, registering a gain of Rs 2 (up 1.0%)..

The BSE FMCG has moved up from 10,156 to 12,139, registering a gain of 1,983 points (up 19.5%) during the last 12 months.

The top gainers among the BSE FMCG Index stocks during this same period were RADICO KHAITAN (up 143.0%), UNITED BREWERIES (up 63.2%) and DABUR (up 50.3%).

What About the Benchmark Indices?

The BSE Sensex is at 37,531 . The top gainers among the BSE Sensex stocks today are COAL INDIA (up 2.4%), ONGC (up 2.1%) and TATA STEEL (up 1.9%). Other gainers include HERO MOTOCORP (up 1.8%) and BAJAJ AUTO (up 1.2%). The most traded stocks in the BSE Sensex are ICICI BANK and ONGC.

In the meantime, NSE Nifty is at 11,332 (down 0.1%). GAIL (up 2.7%) is among the top gainers in NSE Nifty.

Over the last 12 months, the BSE Sensex has moved up from 32,424 to 37,531, registering a gain of 5,107 points (up 15.0%).

JYOTHY LABS Financial Update...

JYOTHY LABS net profit down at Rs 324 million for the quarter ended June 2018, compared to a loss of Rs 329 million a year ago. Net Sales declined 6.0% to Rs 4.1 billion during the period as against Rs 4.3 billion in April-June 2017.

For the year ended March 2018, JYOTHY LABS reported 12.4% decrease in net profit to Rs 1.8 billion compared to net profit of Rs 2.0 billion during FY17.

Revenue of the company grew 0.8% to Rs 18 billion during FY18.

The current Price to earnings ratio of JYOTHY LABS, based on rolling 12 month earnings, stands at 19.5x.