During the day, the BSE Small-Cap index traded on a negative note.
The index opened the day at 14,498 and closed at 14,366, registering a loss of 0.9%.
Now let us look at the top 5 most active stocks in the BSE Small-Cap index today.
Top 5 Most Active Small-Cap Stocks Today
|Stock Name||Traded Value||Traded Volume||Previous Close||Todays Close||% Change|
PC JEWELLER was the most active stock in the BSE Small-Cap index today. The stock of the company witnessed selling pressure and closed at Rs 56, down by 9%. On the valuations front, the stock trades at 712.8 times its trailing 12 months’ earnings. Its price to sales ratio stands at 1.6 times, while its price to book value (P/BV) ratio stands at 4.0 times.
Following PC JEWELLER, JET AIRWAYS was the second most traded stock in the BSE Small-Cap index today. The stock of the company witnessed selling pressure and closed at Rs 81, down by 12%. On the valuations front, the stock trades at 0.2 times its trailing 12 months’ earnings. Its price to sales ratio stands at 0.3 times, while its price to book value (P/BV) ratio stands at 1.0 times.
Apart from PC JEWELLER and JET AIRWAYS, JUST DIAL, SPICEJET, and VISHAL FABRICS were also among the most traded stocks in the BSE Small-Cap Index today.
For a more detailed view on the above stocks, you can check the BSE Small-Cap company results for June 2018 quarter and also visit our Indian stock market research section.
More on the BSE Small-Cap Index…
The S&P BSE Small-Cap Index ended its trading session at 14,366 (down 0.8%).
The top BSE Small-Cap gainers today were DHUNSERI VENTURES (up 8.9%) and MUKAND LIMITED (up 7.7%). On the other hand, EMAMI INFRA (down 17.2%) and KWALITY (down 13.3%) were among the top losers today.
The index was up 4.2% over the last 30 days, and over the last 1 year it has lost 15.7%.
What About the Benchmark Indices?
The BSE Sensex moved down from 39,741 to 39,452 today, registering a loss of 289 points (down 0.7%).
The most traded stocks in the BSE Sensex today were YES BANK and NTPC.
The NSE Nifty moved down from 11,914 to 11,823 today, registering a loss of 91 points (down 0.8%).
The most traded stocks in the NSE Nifty today were YES BANK and INDIABULLS HOU. FIN..
This article (Most Active Small-Cap Stocks Today; PC JEWELLER the Most Traded) is authored by Equitymaster.