Shares of General Insurance Company Ltd. rose 0.31 per cent to Rs 1631.75 in Tuesday’s trade as of 01:05PM (IST) even as the benchmark Nifty ruled at 17433.85, up 36.95 points.
The scrip had closed at Rs 1626.75 in the previous session. The stock quoted a 52-week low of Rs 1201.0 and a high of Rs 1662.25. The company quoted a market-cap of Rs 79976.43 crore on the BSE.
On BSE, 5,296 shares have changed hands on the counter so far. At its prevailing price, the stock traded at 65.2 times its trailing 12-month EPS of Rs 25.01 per share and 8.04 times its book value. The return on equity (ROE) stood at Rs 18.15.
For the quarter ended 30-Jun-2021, ICICI Lombard General Insurance Company Ltd. reported consolidated sales of Rs 200.16 crore, down 64.16 per cent from the same quarter a year ago. The company reported 61.91 per cent YoY de-growth in net profit at Rs 151.63 crore for the latest quarter.
The relative strength index (RSI) of the stock stood at Tuesday. The RSI oscillates between zero and 100. Traditionally, it is considered overbought condition when the RSI value is above 70 and oversold when it is below 30.
Analysts say the RSI indicator should not be seen in isolation, as it may not be sufficient to take a trading call, just the way a fundamental analyst cannot give a “buy” or “sell” recommendation using a single valuation ratio.