Top 10 Sensex cos add Rs 74,521 cr in market cap

first_imgNew Delhi, Sep 20 (PTI) The top 10 most valued Sensex companies together added Rs 74,521.57 crore in market valuation last week, with Sun Pharma emerging as the biggest gainer amid a strong stock market. On a weekly basis, the Sensex rallied 608.70 points, or 2.37 per cent, to 26,218.91. The market capitalisation (m-cap) of Sun Pharma surged Rs 14,318.55 crore to Rs 2,17,806.55 crore. RILs valuation zoomed Rs 11,026.64 crore to Rs 2,89,871.64 crore and that of HDFC Bank soared Rs 10,257.25 crore to Rs 2,63,850.25 crore. The market cap of SBI advanced by Rs 9,231.28 crore to Rs 1,83,367.28 crore and ONGC added Rs 8,897.99 crore to Rs 2,04,133.99 crore. CILs valuation climbed Rs 5,810.88 crore to Rs 2,16,682.88 crore while that of HDFC jumped Rs 5,684.67 crore to Rs 1,90,868.67 crore. Similarly, the m-cap of ITC went up by Rs 4,372.84 crore to Rs 2,55,545.84 crore, Infosys (Rs 3,226.96 crore to Rs 2,53,754.96 crore) and TCS (Rs 1,694.51 crore to Rs 5,00,288.51 crore). TCS took the lead in terms of ranking followed by RIL, HDFC Bank, ITC, Infosys, Sun Pharma, CIL, ONGC, HDFC and SBI. PTI SUM ARDlast_img read more