ITC Ltd is up for a third straight session in a row. The stock is quoting at Rs 256.8, up 1.5% on the day as on 12:54 IST on the NSE. The benchmark NIFTY is up around 0.8% on the day, quoting at 11136.35. The Sensex is at 37678.97, up 0.88%. ITC Ltd has dropped around 2.87% in last one month.
Meanwhile, Nifty FMCG index of which ITC Ltd is a constituent, has dropped around 1.47% in last one month and is currently quoting at 28889.95, up 0.86% on the day. The volume in the stock stood at 70.02 lakh shares today, compared to the daily average of 111.42 lakh shares in last one month.
The benchmark August futures contract for the stock is quoting at Rs 256.85, up 1.32% on the day. ITC Ltd is down 18.03% in last one year as compared to a 3.6% drop in NIFTY and a 10.01% drop in the Nifty FMCG index.
The PE of the stock is 24.22 based on TTM earnings ending June 19