Shares of Pidilite Industries NSE 0.31 % Ltd. rose 0.19 percent to Rs 1564.6 in Wednesday's trade. It hit an intraday high of Rs 1574.0 and a low of Rs 1554.15, respectively, during the day.


The stock quoted a 52-week high price of Rs 1709.85 and low of Rs 1186.05.

The scrip has advanced 5.61 percent in the past one month till date, while the benchmark BSE Sensex has gained 8.22 percent during the same period.

According to exchange data, the stock traded at a price-to-earnings (P/E) multiple of 90.15 while the price-to-book ratio stood at 15.47. A higher P/E ratio shows that investors are willing to pay a higher price for 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 Diversified industry.

Promoter/FII Holding
Promoters held a 70.19 percent stake in the company as of 30-Sep-2020, while FII and MF ownership in the firm stood at 10.9 percent and 4.33 percent, respectively.

Key Financials
The company reported consolidated sales of Rs 1880.33 crore for the quarter ended 30-Sep-2020, up 114.2 percent from the previous quarter's Rs 877.84 crore and up 4.08 percent from the year-ago quarter's Rs 1806.58 crore. Its net profit for the latest quarter stood at Rs 356.42 crore, up 9.93 percent from the same quarter a year ago.