Market capitalisation of BSE-listed companies hits record high of over Rs 150 lakh cr

At the end of trade on Friday, the market capitalisation (m-cap) of BSE-listed companies surged to Rs 1,50,67,285 crore ($2.35 trillion) from Rs 1,49,98,415.29 crore yesterday, a gain of Rs 68,869.71 crore.

PTI December 22, 2017 17:55:49 IST
Market capitalisation of BSE-listed companies hits record high of over Rs 150 lakh cr

New Delhi: Total market valuation of all listed companies on BSE on Friday touched a record high of over Rs 150 lakh crore helped by strong gains in the broader market.

The 30-share index Sensex ended with a gain of 184.02 points, or 0.55 percent, at 33,940.30.

Market capitalisation of BSElisted companies hits record high of over Rs 150 lakh cr

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At the end of trade on Friday, the market capitalisation (m-cap) of BSE-listed companies surged to Rs 1,50,67,285 crore ($2.35 trillion) from Rs 1,49,98,415.29 crore on Thursday, a gain of Rs 68,869.71 crore.

The Sensex has gained 7,309.07 points, or 27.45 percent, so far this year. The index had hit an all-time high of 33,964.28 on Friday.

The total market valuation of all listed firms on BSE had hit Rs 100 lakh crore level on 28 November, 2014.

RIL is the country's most valued firm with a market capitalisation of Rs 5,81,732.30 crore followed by TCS (Rs 5,05,333.64 crore), HDFC Bank (Rs 4,85,870.22 crore), ITC (Rs 3,20,976.47 crore) and HUL (Rs 2,92,561.75 crore).

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