Shares of Pidilite Industries NSE 2.89 % Ltd. traded 2.2 percent up at Rs 1597.0 at 10:51AM (IST) on Thursday, even as BSE benchmark Sensex gained 494.07 points to 41110.21. The stock had closed at Rs 1562.65 in the previous session.


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

As per BSE data, the total traded volume on the counter till 10:51AM (IST) stood at 10:51AM shares with turnover at Rs 3.92 crore.

At the prevailing price, shares of the company trade at 91.89 times its trailing 12-month EPS of Rs 17.37 per share and 15.47 times its price-to-book value, BSE data showed.

A higher P/E ratio shows investors are willing to pay a higher share price today because of growth expectations in the future. The price-to-book value indicates the inherent value of a company and is the measure of the price that investors are ready to pay even for no growth in the business.

The Beta value of the stock, which measures its volatility in relation to the broader market, stood at 1.04.

Shareholding Details
Promoters held a 70.19 percent stake in the company as of 30-Sep-2020, while FIIs owned 10.9 percent and DIIs 4.33 percent.