Shares of Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Ltd. rose 0.86 percent to Rs 175.05 in Wednesday's trade. It hit an intraday high of Rs 175.6 and low of Rs 171.6, respectively, during the day.


The stock quoted a 52-week high price of Rs 327.8 and low of Rs 155.0.

The stock had closed at Rs 173.55 in the previous session.

The scrip has declined -4.7 percent in the past one month till date, while the benchmark BSE Sensex has gained 6.78 percent during the same period.

According to exchange data, the stock traded at a price-to-earnings (P/E) multiple of 6.66 while the price-to-book ratio stood at 0.94. A higher P/E ratio shows that investors are willing to pay a higher price per rupee earnings given by the stock because of better future growth expectations. The price-to-book value indicates the inherent value of a company and it reflects the price investors are ready to pay even for no growth in a business.

The stock belongs to the Oil Refining & Marketing industry.

Promoter/FII Holding
Promoters held 51.11 percent stake in the company as of 30-Sep-2020, while FII and MF ownership in the firm stood at 15.49 percent and 16.36 percent, respectively.

Key Financials
The company reported consolidated sales of Rs 37558.8 crore for the quarter ended 30-Jun-2020, down 43.06 percent from the previous quarter's Rs 65967.46 crore and down 46.93 percent from the same quarter a year ago.