Shares of Bajaj Finance rose over 4 per cent on Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) after the company reported a stellar set of numbers for the third quarter ended December 31, 2015 (Q3FY16). The S&P BSE Sensex was down 0.24 per cent during the period. Bajaj Finance posted a 58 per cent year on year (YoY) growth in net profit at Rs 408 crore as against Rs 258 crore posted in same quarter last financial year.
Shares of the company surged 4.15 per cent to Rs 6607.05 a piece on National Stock Exchange.
Meanwhile, the broader benchmark BSE Sensex was trading at 24,558.55, up 220.12 points, or 0.90 per cent at 11.25 hours.