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Nine Top BSE Companies Add Rs 97,932 Crore To Market Cap

The combined market valuation of nine of top 10 valued companies surged Rs 97,931.85 crore last week, with TCS Ltd. and Reliance Industries Ltd. leading the pack with maximum gains.

HDFC Bank Ltd., ITC Ltd., Hindustan Unilever Ltd. and ONGC Ltd. were among the companies that registered gains in their respective market capitalisations during the week to Thursday. Maruti Suzuki India Ltd. was the only company to see a decline in valuation.

Stock markets were closed on Friday for the Republic Day.

Nine Top BSE Companies Add Rs 97,932 Crore To Market Cap

In the ranking of top-10 firms, Reliance stood at No. 1 followed by TCS, HDFC Bank, ITC, HDFC, HUL, Maruti Suzuki, SBI, ONGC and Infosys.

During the last week, the 30-share Sensex added 538.86 points, or 1.51 percent; while the broader Nifty gained 174.95 points, or 1.60 percent.