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PIDILITE INDUSTRIES at All Time High; BSE FMCG Index Up 0.5%
Mon, 1 Apr 09:24 AM

PIDILITE INDUSTRIES share price has hit an all-time high at Rs 1,259 (up 1.3%).

Meanwhile, the BSE FMCG Index is at 11,809 (up 0.5%).

Among the top gainers in the BSE FMCG Index today are PIDILITE INDUSTRIES (up 1.3%) and NESTLE (up 0.8%).

P&G HYGIENE and FUTURE CONSUMER (down 0.1%) are among the top losers today.

Over the last one year, PIDILITE INDUSTRIES has moved up from Rs 940 to Rs 1,259, registering a gain of Rs 319 (up 33.8%).

The BSE FMCG has moved up from 10,438 to 11,809, registering a gain of 1,371 points (up 13.1%) during the last 12 months.

The top gainers among the BSE FMCG Index stocks during this same period were BALRAMPUR CHINI (up 77.8%), UNITED BREWERIES (up 44.6%) and GODFREY PHILLIPS (up 38.9%).

What About the Benchmark Indices?

The BSE Sensex is at 38,918 (up 0.5%). The top gainers among the BSE Sensex stocks today are VEDANTA LTD (up 3.2%), TATA MOTORS (up 2.3%) and TATA STEEL (up 2.1%). Other gainers include TATA MOTORS DVR (up 1.7%) and L&T (up 1.2%). The most traded stocks in the BSE Sensex are INFOSYS and HDFC BANK.

In the meantime, NSE Nifty is at 11,688 (up 0.5%). The top gainers in the NSE Nifty include VEDANTA LTD (up 3.8%), TATA MOTORS (up 3.6%) and HINDALCO (up 3.1%). Other gainers include TATA STEEL (up 2.4%) and BHARTI AIRTEL (up 2.1%).

Over the last 12 months, the BSE Sensex has moved up from 33,255 to 38,918, registering a gain of 5,663 points (up 16.8%).


PIDILITE INDUSTRIES net profit down at Rs 2 billion for the quarter ended December 2018, compared to a loss of Rs 2 billion a year ago. Net Sales rose 19.8% to Rs 18.5 billion during the period as against Rs 15.4 billion in October-December 2017.

For the year ended March 2018, PIDILITE INDUSTRIES reported 12.2% increase in net profit to Rs 9.7 billion compared to net profit of Rs 8.6 billion during FY17.

Revenue of the company grew 2.6% to Rs 62 billion during FY18.

The current Price to earnings ratio of PIDILITE INDUSTRIES, based on rolling 12 month earnings, stands at 68.1x.

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