Market capitalisation: Top 9 BSE Sensex companies add Rs 66,483 cr; HDFC, ONGC shine

Written by PTI | New Delhi | Updated: Aug 17 2014, 17:32pm hrs
Top nine Sensex companies saw a cumulative addition of Rs 66,483 crore in their market capitalisation last week, with major contribution coming in from HDFC and ONGC.

SBI was the only company that witnessed dip in its market valuation among the top-10 firms.

The market-cap of mortgage lender HDFC zoomed Rs 15,443.76 crore to Rs 1,76,251.31 crore. Energy major ONGC's m-cap advanced by Rs 13,517.68 crore to Rs 3,50,732.32 crore.

HDFC Bank's value surged Rs 7,100.26 crore to Rs 1,99,084.57 crore and Infosys added Rs 7,086.08 crore to Rs 2,06,940.36 crore in its m-cap.

The market valuation of RIL soared Rs 6,952.91 crore to Rs 3,24,005.51 crore, ITC (Rs 6,608.08 crore to Rs 2,84,028.30 crore) and ICICI Bank (Rs 4,675.31 crore to Rs 1,70,893.09 crore).

TCS's m-cap went up by Rs 4,025.18 crore to Rs 4,89,006.23 crore and that of CIL jumped Rs 1,073.78 crore to Rs 2,25,241.55 crore.

On the other hand, SBI saw a loss of Rs 3,990.44 crore to Rs 1,76,325.63 crore in its m-cap.

In the ranking of top-10 most valued companies, TCS retained its numero-uno status followed by ONGC, RIL, ITC, CIL, Infosys, HDFC Bank, SBI, HDFC and ICICI Bank.