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GILLETTE INDIA Surges by 5%; BSE FMCG Index Up 0.3%
Mon, 15 Apr 09:20 AM

GILLETTE INDIA share price has zoomed 5% and is presently trading at Rs 7,445.

Meanwhile, the BSE FMCG Index is at 11,916 (up 0.3%).

Among the top Gainers in the BSE FMCG Index today are GILLETTE INDIA (up 5.2%) and KWALITY (up 9.9%).

P&G HYGIENE (down 0.1%) and E.I.D. PARRY (down 0.2%) are among the top losers today.

Over the last one year, GILLETTE INDIA has moved up from Rs 6,570 to Rs 7,445, registering a gain of Rs 875 (up 11.1%).

On the other hand, the BSE FMCG has moved up from 10,663 to 11,916, registering a gain of 1,253 points (up 11.7%) during the last 12 months.

The top gainers among the BSE FMCG Index stocks during this same period were BALRAMPUR CHINI (up 88.7%), UNITED BREWERIES (up 38.0%) and GODFREY PHILLIPS (up 30.2%).

What About the Benchmark Indices?

The BSE Sensex is at 38,806 (up 0.1%).

The top gainers among the BSE Sensex stocks today are TCS (up 2.6%), BHARTI AIRTEL (up 1.4%) and COAL INDIA (up 1.0%). Other gainers include HERO MOTOCORP (up 0.9%) and TATA MOTORS DVR (up 0.9%). The most traded stocks in the BSE Sensex are HDFC and BAJAJ FINANCE.

In the meantime, NSE Nifty is at 11,667 (up 0.2%). TCS (up 2.8%) and COAL INDIA (up 1.3%) are among the top gainers in NSE Nifty.

Over the last 12 months, the BSE Sensex has moved up from 34,101 to 38,806, registering a gain of 4,705 points (up 13.8%).

GILLETTE INDIA Financial Update...

GILLETTE INDIA net profit down at Rs 540 million for the quarter ended December 2018, compared to a loss of Rs 588 million a year ago. Net Sales rose 16.7% to Rs 4.8 billion during the period as against Rs 4.1 billion in October-December 2017.

For the year ended June 2018, GILLETTE INDIA reported 9.5% decrease in net profit to Rs 2.3 billion compared to net profit of Rs 2.5 billion during FY17.

Revenue of the company grew 6.2% to Rs 17 billion during FY18.

The current Price to earnings ratio of GILLETTE INDIA, based on rolling 12 month earnings, stands at 105.6x.

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