During the day, the BSE Small-Cap index traded on a positive note.
The index opened the day at 15,043 and closed at 15,115, registering a gain of 0.5%.
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 buying interest and closed at Rs 127, up by 14%. On the valuations front, the stock trades at 9.3 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, SPICEJET 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 120, up by 9%. On the valuations front, the stock trades at 21.7 times its trailing 12 months’ earnings. Its price to sales ratio stands at 0.9 times, while its price to book value (P/BV) ratio stands at 132.2 times.
Apart from PC JEWELLER and SPICEJET, RAIN INDUSTRIES, JET AIRWAYS, and INFIBEAM AVENUES 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 15,115 (up 0.6%).
The top BSE Small-Cap gainers today were 63 MOONS TECH. (up 15.4%) and PC JEWELLER (up 13.8%). On the other hand, EMKAY GLOBAL FINANCIAL (down 6.0%) and GENESYS INTL. (down 5.9%) were among the top losers today.
The index was up 2.0% over the last 30 days, and over the last 1 year it has lost 15.9%.
What About the Benchmark Indices?
The BSE Sensex moved up from 38,767 to 38,906 today, registering a gain of 139 points (up 0.4%).
The most traded stocks in the BSE Sensex today were ICICI BANK and TATA MOTORS.
The NSE Nifty moved up from 11,643 to 11,688 today, registering a gain of 44 points (up 0.4%).
The most traded stocks in the NSE Nifty today were TATA MOTORS and INFOSYS.
This article (Most Active Small-Cap Stocks Today; PC JEWELLER the Most Traded) is authored by Equitymaster.