New Delhi, Jan 14 (PTI) Nine of the 10 most valued Indian
companies together added Rs 66,619.4 crore in market valuation
last week, with TCS and Reliance Industries (RIL) emerging as
the biggest gainers.
Barring SBI, rest nine companies including HDFC Bank,
ITC, HUL and Infosys saw rise in their market capitalisation
(m-cap) for the week ended Friday.
The m-cap of Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) surged Rs
16,931.88 crore to Rs 5,30,812.81 crore.
The valuation of RIL soared Rs 15,042.08 crore to Rs
5,99,624.45 crore and that of Infosys advanced by Rs 14,479.59
crore to Rs 2,35,517.15 crore.
HDFC’s m-cap zoomed Rs 5,639.5 crore to Rs 2,81,375.80
crore and that of ITC jumped Rs 5,607.61 crore to Rs
The market cap of Hindustan Unilever Ltd (HUL) went up by
Rs 3,506.45 crore to Rs 2,97,117.97 crore and that of ONGC
rose by Rs 3,272.47 crore to Rs 2,56,985.53 crore.
HDFC Bank added Rs 1,346.86 crore to Rs 4,83,226.41 crore
and Maruti Suzuki India saw its valuation rise by Rs 792.96
crore to Rs 2,85,776.80 crore.
In contrast, SBI suffered a loss of Rs 3,798.11 crore in
its m-cap to Rs 2,60,515.38 crore.
During the past week, the Sensex gained 438.54 points, or
1.28 per cent, while the Nifty rose 122.40 points, or 1.15 per
In the ranking of top-10 firms, RIL stood at number one
position, followed by TCS, HDFC Bank, ITC, HUL, Maruti, HDFC,
SBI, ONGC and Infosys.
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