Exide Industries Ltd rose for a fifth straight session today. The stock is quoting at Rs 260.55, up 0.58% on the day as on 12:44 IST on the NSE. The benchmark NIFTY is up around 0.64% on the day, quoting at 10754.25. The Sensex is at 35799.48, up 0.81%. Exide Industries Ltd has added around 2.68% in last one month.
Meanwhile, Nifty Auto index of which Exide Industries Ltd is a constituent, has added around 5% in last one month and is currently quoting at 9165, down 0.05% on the day. The volume in the stock stood at 6.6 lakh shares today, compared to the daily average of 22.44 lakh shares in last one month.
The benchmark November futures contract for the stock is quoting at Rs 259.95, up 0.48% on the day. Exide Industries Ltd is up 26.14% in last one year as compared to a 3.79% gain in NIFTY and a 19.84% gain in the Nifty Auto index.
The PE of the stock is 29.6 based on TTM earnings ending September 18.