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BLUE DART EXPRESS Plunges by 5%; BSE 500 Index Down 0.6%
Thu, 1 Aug 09:24 AM

BLUE DART EXPRESS share price has plunged 5% and is presently trading at Rs 2,350.

Meanwhile, the BSE 500 Index is at 14,297 (down 0.6%).

Among the top losers in the BSE 500 Index today are BLUE DART EXPRESS (down 5.3%) and LUX INDUSTRIES LIMITED (down 5.4%).

CAPLIN POINT (up 6.0%) and THYROCARE TECHNOLOGIES (up 5.8%) are among the top gainers today.

Over the last one year, BLUE DART EXPRESS has moved down from Rs 3,713 to Rs 2,350, registering a loss of Rs 1,363 (down 36.7%)..

The BSE 500 has moved down from 15,315 to 14,297, loss of 1,018 points (down 6.6%) during the last 12 months.

The top gainers among the BSE 500 Index stocks during this same period were PROCTER & GAMBLE HEALTH (up 108.0%), ADANI POWER (up 92.7%) and VINATI ORGANICS (up 85.8%).

What About the Benchmark Indices?

The BSE Sensex is at 37,387 (down 0.6%). The top gainers among the BSE Sensex stocks today are POWER GRID (up 1.0%), ITC (up 0.2%) and MARUTI SUZUKI (up 0.1%). The most traded stocks in the BSE Sensex are ITC and MARUTI SUZUKI.

In the meantime, NSE Nifty is at 11,067 (down 0.5%). WIPRO (up 2.4%) and POWER GRID (up 1.4%) are among the top gainers in NSE Nifty.

Over the last 12 months, the BSE Sensex has moved up from 37,607 to 37,387, registering a gain of -220 points (up -1.0%).

BLUE DART EXPRESS Financial Update...

BLUE DART EXPRESS net profit down at Rs 129 million for the quarter ended March 2019, compared to a loss of Rs 314 million a year ago. Net Sales declined 8.9% to Rs 7.8 billion during the period as against Rs 8.6 billion in January-March 2018.

For the year ended March 2018, BLUE DART EXPRESS reported 3.5% increase in net profit to Rs 1.4 billion compared to net profit of Rs 1.4 billion during FY17.

Revenue of the company grew 4.1% to Rs 28 billion during FY18.

The current Price to earnings ratio of BLUE DART EXPRESS, based on rolling 12 month earnings, stands at 61.8x.

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