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ASTRAZENECA PHARMA Surges by 5%; BSE HEALTHCARE Index Up 1.4%
Tue, 30 Jul 10:08 AM

ASTRAZENECA PHARMA share price has zoomed 5% and is presently trading at Rs 1,995.

Meanwhile, the BSE HEALTHCARE Index is at 12,989 (up 1.4%).

Among the top Gainers in the BSE HEALTHCARE Index today are ASTRAZENECA PHARMA (up 5.5%) and STRIDES PHARMA SCIENCE (up 10.6%).

SUVEN LIFESCIENCES (down 0.1%) and APOLLO HOSPITALS (down 0.2%) are among the top losers today.

Over the last one year, ASTRAZENECA PHARMA has moved up from Rs 1,526 to Rs 1,995, registering a gain of Rs 469 (up 30.1%).

On the other hand, the BSE HEALTHCARE has moved down from 14,123 to 12,989, loss of 1,134 points (down 8.1%) during the last 12 months.

The top gainers among the BSE HEALTHCARE Index stocks during this same period were PROCTER & GAMBLE HEALTH (up 113.7%), APOLLO HOSPITALS (up 46.2%) and DIVIS LABORATORIES (up 43.9%).

What About the Benchmark Indices?

The BSE Sensex is at 37,950 (up 0.6%).

The top gainers among the BSE Sensex stocks today are BHARTI AIRTEL (up 3.9%), SUN PHARMA (up 2.0%) and ICICI BANK (up 1.9%). Other gainers include L&T (up 1.4%) and BAJAJ FINANCE (up 1.0%). The most traded stocks in the BSE Sensex are YES BANK and VEDANTA LTD.

In the meantime, NSE Nifty is at 11,267 (up 0.5%). BHARTI AIRTEL (up 3.3%) and SUN PHARMA (up 2.3%) are among the top gainers in NSE Nifty.

Over the last 12 months, the BSE Sensex has moved up from 37,494 to 37,950, registering a gain of 456 points (up 1.1%).

ASTRAZENECA PHARMA Financial Update...

ASTRAZENECA PHARMA net profit down at Rs 98 million for the quarter ended March 2019, compared to a loss of Rs 291 million a year ago. Net Sales declined 11.6% to Rs 1.9 billion during the period as against Rs 2.2 billion in January-March 2018.

For the year ended March 2018, ASTRAZENECA PHARMA reported 29.2% increase in net profit to Rs 259.0 million compared to net profit of Rs 200.0 million during FY17.

Revenue of the company grew 4.3% to Rs 6 billion during FY18.

The current Price to earnings ratio of ASTRAZENECA PHARMA, based on rolling 12 month earnings, stands at 91.2x.

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