Markets fell for the second day in a row, as global cues remained weak, following a drop in the European indices. However, there were select shares that jumped sharply in trade.
Sensex ends lower by 304 points, while the Nifty ended lower by 88 points. Asian peers ended the day on a mixed note, while European counters were seen trading in red.
Among these were the following:
The Raj TV stock was locked at the upper end of the circuit filter. The shares ended trade at Rs 73.65, up 20 per cent.
Raj TV runs Tamil Television channels. Probably, the conclusion of the elections in TN is what fuelled a rally in the stock.
Shares in Chemfab Alkalies rallied 20 per cent, after the company reported a good set of quarterly numbers. The shares ended trade at Rs 100.80, at the upper end of the circuit filter.
Cantabil shares were locked at the upper end of the circuit filter, with only buyers in the counter.
The stock ended trade at Rs 93.30 on the National Stock Exchange.
Trigyn was up for a second day in a row, with the stock surging 15 per cent, after rallying as much as 20 per cent on Thursday. Trigyn Technologies is a software solutions company with services focused on IT staffing, consulting, systems integration, and digital marketing.
Parag Milk got listed on the bourses today and ended the day higher by 13.86 per cent. The stock ended the day higher at Rs247.65. The company came out with an IPO price of Rs 215.