Which are the top BSE Quality index stocks right now?
As per Equitymaster's Stock Screener, these are the top BSE Quality index stocks right now -
These companies have been ranked as per their market capitalization. The higher the market cap, the higher the total value of the company.
Of course, there are other parameters you should take into account before forming a hard opinion on the stock valuation.
What is the BSE Quality index?
What is the criteria for companies to qualify for the BSE Quality index?
The stocks must have a minimum float-adjusted marketcap of Rs 20 billion (bn) and a minimum annualized traded value of Rs 10 bn.
What is the market cap of a company?
Market cap or market capitalization is the total value of a publicly traded company's outstanding common shares owned by stockholders
Since outstanding shares are bought and sold in public markets, capitalization could be used as an indicator of public opinion of a company's net worth.
What does the market cap of a company tell investors?
Market capitalization is often used to rank the size of companies.
However, it measures only the equity component of a company's capital structure and does not reflect management's decision as to how much debt (or leverage) is used to finance the firm.
A more comprehensive measure of a firm's size is enterprise value (EV), which gives effect to outstanding debt, preferred stock, and other factors.
The market cap is also used in ranking the relative size of stock exchanges, being a measure of the sum of the market capitalizations of all companies listed on each stock exchange.