The return on equity (ROE) for the stock stood at 24.72 per cent. Traded volume on the counter stood at 11:38AM shares and turnover at Rs 1.4 crore around that time. The stock of Berger Paints (India) Ltd. quoted a 52-week high price of Rs 824.8 and 52-week low prices of Rs 431.55, respectively.
The stock’s Beta value, which measures its volatility in relation to the broader market, stood at 0.89.
Promoters held 60.5 per cent stake in the company as of 31-Dec-2020, while overseas investors held 11.52 per cent and domestic institutional investors had 0.91 per cent.
The company reported consolidated sales of Rs 2133.79 crore for the quarter ended 31-Dec-2020, up 20.84 per cent from previous quarter’s Rs 1765.73 crore and up 24.77 per cent from the year-ago quarter’s Rs 1710.13 crore. Net profit after tax for the latest quarter stood at Rs 274.8 crore, up 50.7 per cent from the same quarter a year ago.
The MACD signalled a bullish bias on the counter. The MACD is known for signalling trend reversals in traded securities or indices.
It is the difference between the 26-day and 12-day exponential moving averages. A nine-day exponential moving average, called the signal line, is plotted on topof the MACD to reflect “buy” or “sell” opportunities. When the MACD crosses below the signal line, it gives a bearish signal, indicating that the price of the security may see a downward movement and vice versa.