Pidilite Industries is currently trading at Rs. 143.30, up by 6.40 points or 4.67% from its previous closing of Rs. 136.90 on the BSE.
The scrip opened at Rs. 138.00 and has touched a high and low of Rs. 144.90 and Rs. 136.50 respectively. So far 112123 shares were traded on the counter.
The BSE group 'A' stock of face value Rs. 1 has touched a 52 week high of Rs. 183.10 on 19-Jul-2011 and a 52 week low of Rs. 123.05 on 10-Feb-2011.
Last one week high and low of the scrip stood at Rs. 144.90 and Rs. 133.55 respectively. The current market cap of the company is Rs. 7297.45 crore.
The promoters holding in the company stood at 70.75% while Institutions and Non-Institutions held 18.62% and 10.63% respectively.
Pidilite Industries has reported results for third quarter ended December 31, 2011.
The company has posted a fall of 12.67% in its net profit to Rs 74.29 crore for the quarter ended December 31, 2011 as compared to Rs 85.07 crore for the same quarter in the previous year. However, total income has increased by 17.33% to Rs 703.80 crore for quarter under review as compared to Rs 599.81 crore for the quarter ended December 31, 2010.
On the consolidated basis, the company has posted a fall of 2.44% in its net profit at Rs 78.63 crore for the quarter ended December 31, 2011 as compared to Rs 80.60 crore for the same quarter in the previous year. However, total income has increased by 17.41% at Rs 787.230 crore for the quarter under review as compared to Rs 670.480 crore year ago.
Pidilite Industries has diversified in various segments such as adhesives and sealants, construction and paint chemicals, automotive chemicals, art materials, industrial adhesives, industrial and textile resins and organic pigments and preparations. It has created brands like Fevicol, Dr Fixit, Cyclo, hobby ideas, Roff and M-Seal.