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FDC LTD. Plunges by 5%; BSE HEALTHCARE Index Down 1.1%
Fri, 19 Jul 12:36 PM

FDC LTD. share price has plunged 5% and is presently trading at Rs 162.

Meanwhile, the BSE HEALTHCARE Index is at 13,082 (down 1.1%).

Among the top losers in the BSE HEALTHCARE Index today is FDC LTD. (down 5.2%).

ALKEM LABORATORIES (up 2.1%) and SANOFI INDIA (up 0.7%) are among the top gainers today.

Over the last one year, FDC LTD. has moved down from Rs 225 to Rs 162, registering a loss of Rs 63 (down 28.0%)..

The BSE HEALTHCARE has moved down from 13,689 to 13,082, loss of 607 points (down 4.4%) during the last 12 months.

The top gainers among the BSE HEALTHCARE Index stocks during this same period were PROCTER & GAMBLE HEALTH (up 110.5%), DIVIS LABORATORIES (up 50.3%) and APOLLO HOSPITALS (up 42.8%).

What About the Benchmark Indices?

The BSE Sensex is at 39,059 (down 1.1%). The top gainers among the BSE Sensex stocks today are NTPC (up 1.7%) and TCS (up 0.6%). The most traded stocks in the BSE Sensex are NTPC and TCS.

In the meantime, NSE Nifty is at 11,640 (down 1.1%). NTPC (up 1.6%) is among the top gainers in NSE Nifty.

Over the last 12 months, the BSE Sensex has moved up from 36,373 to 39,059, registering a gain of 2,686 points (up 5.8%).

FDC LTD. Financial Update...

FDC LTD. net profit down at Rs 337 million for the quarter ended March 2019, compared to a loss of Rs 437 million a year ago. Net Sales rose 6.9% to Rs 2.7 billion during the period as against Rs 2.5 billion in January-March 2018.

For the year ended March 2018, FDC LTD. reported 10.5% decrease in net profit to Rs 1.7 billion compared to net profit of Rs 1.9 billion during FY17.

Revenue of the company grew 3.1% to Rs 11 billion during FY18.

The current Price to earnings ratio of FDC LTD., based on rolling 12 month earnings, stands at 16.0x.

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