Stocks That Were In News On August 17, 2015

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The Sensex ended the day lower by 189 points, while the Nifty closed lower by 41 points. Markets across Asia ended the day with losses led by the Strait Times, Taiwan Weighted and the Seoul Composite.

Stocks That Were In News On August 17, 2015

Rajesh Exports

Jewellery exporter and retailer Rajesh Exports on Monday said that it has been included in CNX 200 index and CNX Midcap index of National Stock Exchange (NSE).

The stock ended the day at Rs 572, higher by 0.44 per cent on NSE. It touched an intraday high of Rs 581 during the trade.

Hindalco

Hindalco company shares fell after the aluminium maker reported a 67 per cent drop in the standalone net profit at Rs 107.19 crore for the quarter ended June 30.

The stock ended the day at Rs 90.65, lower by 2.68 per cent on NSE. It touched an intraday low of Rs 89.70 during the trade.

Cipla

Cipla fell in today's trade despite major reporting an over two-fold jump in its consolidated net profit to Rs 650.61 crore for the quarter ended June 30, 2015.

The stock ended the day at Rs 703, lower by 4.93 per cent on NSE. It touched an intraday low of Rs 701 during the trade.

Birla Corporation

Shares of Birla Corporation rose after the company announced to acquire Jojobera and Sonadih cement businesses from Lafarge India for an enterprise value of Rs 5,000 crore. 

The stock ended the day at Rs 539, higher by 18.91 per cent on NSE. It touched an intraday high of Rs 544 during the trade.

Reliance Capital

Reliance Capital, reported that its consolidated net profit for the first quarter ended June 30, 2015 climbed by 22.6 per cent at Rs 201 crore from the same period a year ago led by strong growth in its revenue.

The stock ended the day at Rs 344, lower by 1.98 per cent on NSE. It touched an intraday low of Rs 322 during the trade.

Nitin Fire Protection

There are reports that super star Amitabh Bachchan has purchased 15 lakh shares of Nitin Fire Protection for Rs 42.99 apiece, according to disclosures made under bulk deal on NSE.

The stock ended the day at Rs 47.05, higher by 9.93 per cent on BSE. It touched an intraday high of Rs 47.05 during the trade.

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