HSIL is currently trading at Rs. 148.65, down by 18.15 points or 10.88% from its previous closing of Rs. 166.80 on the BSE.
The scrip opened at Rs. 161.00 and has touched a high and low of Rs. 161.00 and Rs. 148.60 respectively. So far 31014 shares were traded on the counter.
The BSE group 'B' stock of face value Rs. 2 has touched a 52 week high of Rs. 245.80 on 29-Jul-2011 and a 52 week low of Rs. 120.10 on 29-Dec-2011.
Last one week high and low of the scrip stood at Rs. 172.00 and Rs. 148.10 respectively. The current market cap of the company is Rs. 988.71 crore.
The promoters holding in the company stood at 51.57% while Institutions and Non-Institutions held 22.69% and 25.74% respectively.
HSIL has reported a marginal jump of 1.30% in its net profit to Rs 32.73 crore for the fourth quarter ended March 31, 2012 as compared to Rs 32.31 crore for the same period of previous fiscal. The company’s net sales rose 18.83% to Rs 388.72 crore for the fourth quarter ended March 31, 2012, as against Rs 327.11 crore in the corresponding period of previous fiscal.
For the year ended March 31, 2012, the company posted a net profit of Rs 110.10 crore, compared to Rs 87.35 crore in 2010-11, registering gain of 26.04%. The company’s net sales for the year ended March 31, 2012, rose 28.14% to Rs 1,322.85 crore, against Rs 1,032.38 crore during the previous fiscal.
The company's board has recommended a dividend of 150% for the year ended 2011-12.