Reliance Industries scales market cap of Rs 16 lakh crore for first time

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RIL stock achieved the feat after it hit all-time high of Rs 2,368 in an otherwise flat market

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Reliance Industries Limited (RIL) became the first Indian firm to hit market cap of Rs 16 lakh crore in early trade today. The stock achieved the feat after it hit all-time high of Rs 2,368 in an otherwise flat market. Share price of RIL gained 2.2% to Rs 2,368 against previous close of Rs 2,317 on BSE.

The large cap stock has gained 1.57% in last two days. This is the first session that market cap of RIL crossed Rs 16 lakh crore making it the most valuable company on Indian bourses.

Later, the stock was trading at  Rs 2336, 0.81% higher on BSE. This brought its market cap to  Rs 15.80 lakh crore.

The large cap stock hit a fresh 52-week low of Rs 867 on March 23, 2020. Since then, the stock has gained 173.12% on BSE.

Total 4.41 lakh shares changed hands on BSE amounting to turnover of Rs 103.51 crore.

RIL stock price has gained 8.27% in one week and 10.69% in one month. The stock has gained 54.55% since the beginning of this year and risen 93.26% during last one year. RIL stock trades higher than its 5 day, 20 day, 50 day, 100 day and 200 day moving averages.

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