Indian stock alert
CLOSING UPDATE: Hindustan Unilever increased further 0.5% - outperforming 85% of stocks 26 July 2017 17:08 IST
NEWS BITES - BRIC
This is an end of day Alert, produced after today's Indian market close. It concludes the BSS News Bites intra-day Alert series (summaries below).
Hindustan Unilever, India's largest personal products company by market capitalisation, has increased Rs14.95 (or 1.3%) today to trade at Rs1,164.55 and has outperformed 85% of the market in the past three months. A price rise combined with a high relative strength is a bullish signal. Compared with the BSE SENSEX Index which rose 154.2 points (or 0.5%) in the day, this represented a relative price increase of 0.8%.
Technical indicators complementing today's significant uptrend:
+ The positive 22.74 MACD (Moving Average Convergence Divergence) indicator suggests a bullish signal.
+ The 2.5% discount to 12-month high of Rs1,195.05 against the 50.3% premium to 12-month low of Rs774.99 suggests the stock continues to push for new highs.
+ In the last three months the stock has hit a new 52-week high twenty-three times, pointing to a significant uptrend.
+ The price increased 0.9% in the last week and jumped 6.6% in the last month.
Fundamental measures by comparison with the sector average [in brackets] indicate:
+ Return on Assets 27% [18.6%]
Other Bullish Signals include:
+ Total Liabilities/EBITDA of 1.8 is comfortably below the Joseph Piotroski benchmark of <5.
Tobin's Q Ratio is 16.6. Compared with the rest of the market the stock is overvalued and ranks in the bottom 1% of stocks by value of Q Ratio.
Net profit margin has averaged 12.4% in the last 3 years. This is lower than the sector average of 13.2% and suggests a low margin of safety.
Afternoon Alert: Hindustan Unilever increases 0.8% - outperforming 86% of stocks
26 July 2017 12:59 IST
Hindustan Unilever Limited (NSE:HINDUNILVR) has increased Rs8.90 (or 0.8%) today to trade at Rs1,158.50 and has outperformed 86% of the market in the past three months. A price rise combined with a high relative strength is a bullish signal.
Morning Alert: Hindustan Unilever increases 0.3%
26 July 2017 10:17 IST
Hindustan Unilever Limited (NSE:HINDUNILVR) traded on volume of 0.1 times average so far today while the price increased Rs3.75 (or 0.3%) to trade at Rs1,153.35.
CLOSING UPDATE: Hindustan Unilever decreased 0.8%, led Personal products sector lower
25 July 2017 17:16 IST
Hindustan Unilever, India's largest personal products company by market capitalisation, has decreased 0.8% to trade at Rs1,149.60 vs. the Personal products sector which weakened 318.2 points (or 0.3%) to 101,891.0. Representing a weighting of about 47.4% of the sector, the stock accounted for the loss. Trading volume was 1.3 times average at the end of the day. Compared with the BSE SENSEX Index which fell 23.2 points (or 0.07%) in the day, this represented a relative price change of -0.8%.
Morning Alert: Hindustan Unilever decreases 0.2%
25 July 2017 10:17 IST
Hindustan Unilever Limited (NSE:HINDUNILVR) traded on volume of 0.4 times average so far today while the price decreased Rs2.35 (or 0.2%) to trade at Rs1,157.0.
Hindustan Unilever Limited (NSE:HINDUNILVR; BSE:HINDUNILVR; NS:HINDUNILVR; IN:HINDUNILVR)