Feb 13, 2012, 08.24 PM | Source: CNBC-TV18
Profit booking likely to see in State Bank of India (SBI), says Prakash Diwan, Head - Institutional Clients Group, Asit C Mehta Investment.
Diwan told CNBC-TV18, ďSBI numbers allay all the fears that we had, particularly the NPA was a concerned and thatís what comes through, but except for the treasury loss that has been a slight disappointment. I think numbers are very much in line with expectation, but the stock should see some kind of a profit booking from hereon. Itís just kind of valid, the kind of run up that we have already seen for the last few days, I think we should expect some sort of a profit being taken of.Ē
The company's trailing 12-month (TTM) EPS was at Rs 130.15 per share. (Dec, 2011). The stock's price-to-earnings (P/E) ratio was 16.36. The latest book value of the company is Rs 1023.40 per share. At current value, the price-to-book value of the company was 2.08. The dividend yield of the company was 1.41%.