During the day, the BSE Small-Cap index traded on a negative note.
The index opened the day at 14,902 and closed at 14,837, registering a loss of 0.4%.
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|
|JUBILANT LIFE SCIENCES||439,358,622.5||499,555.0||859.5||879.5||2.3|
SRF LTD was the most active stock in the BSE Small-Cap index today.
The stock of the company witnessed buying interest and closed at Rs 2,429, up by 3%.
On the valuations front, the stock trades at 28.7 times its trailing 12 months’ earnings.
Its price to sales ratio stands at 1.8 times, while its price to book value (P/BV) ratio stands at 2.8 times.
Following SRF LTD, JUBILANT LIFE SCIENCES was the second most traded stock in the BSE Small-Cap index today.
The stock of the company witnessed buying interest and closed at Rs 880, up by 2%.
On the valuations front, the stock trades at 16.9 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 0.8 times.
Apart from SRF LTD and JUBILANT LIFE SCIENCES, JUST DIAL, RELAXO FOOTWEARS, and STERLITE TECH. 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 14,837 (down 0.3%).
top BSE Small-Cap gainers today were DCW LTD. (up 12.6%) and DFM FOODS (up 11.3%).
On the other hand, STERLITE TECH. (down 10.9%) and ASIAN OILFIELD (down 9.9%) were among
the top losers today.
The index was up 11.2% over the last 30 days, and over the last 1 year it has lost 16.4%.
What About the Benchmark Indices?
The BSE Sensex moved up from 37,755 to 38,024 today, registering a gain of 269 points (up 0.7%).
The most traded stocks in the BSE Sensex today were SBI and ICICI BANK.
The NSE Nifty moved up from 11,343 to 11,432 today, registering a gain of 89 points (up 0.8%).
The most traded stocks in the NSE Nifty today were YES BANK and SBI.
This article (Most Active Small-Cap Stocks Today; SRF LTD the Most Traded) is authored by Equitymaster.