Escorts is currently trading at Rs. 485.20, up by 26.80 points or 5.85% from its previous closing of Rs. 458.40 on the BSE.
The scrip opened at Rs. 458.90 and has touched a high and low of Rs. 491.65 and Rs. 458.00 respectively. So far 974141 shares were traded on the counter.
The BSE group 'A' stock of face value Rs. 10 has touched a 52 week high of Rs. 491.65 on 03-Mar-2017 and a 52 week low of Rs. 127.05 on 16-Mar-2016.
Last one week high and low of the scrip stood at Rs. 491.65 and Rs. 421.10 respectively. The current market cap of the company is Rs. 5927.20 crore.
The promoters holding in the company stood at 42.99%, while Institutions and Non-Institutions held 17.10% and 39.91% respectively.
Escorts Agri machinery segment (EAM), a subsidiary of Escorts, in February 2017 sold 4,247 tractors, a growth of 29.5 percent against 3,280 tractors sold in February 2016. Domestic tractor sales for the month of February 2017 stood at 4,104 tractors against 3,190 tractors in February 2016. Export for the month of February 2017 was up by 59 percent at 143 tractors against 90 tractors in February 2016.
Escorts offer a comprehensive range of tractors with more than 45 variants starting from 25 to 80 HP. The company also manufactures and markets a diverse range of equipments like cranes, loaders, vibratory rollers and forklifts.