Ashish Dhawan-Backed Stock Jumps 10% To Lead Nifty 500 Gainers

The NIFTY 500 index exhibited a mixed bag of performances, with some stocks achieving significant gains while others experienced notable declines.

BLS International Services Ltd. and Sonata Software Ltd. were among the top performers. BLS International Services Ltd. closed with a notable increase of 7.02%, reaching ₹317.10 from its last close of ₹296.30. Sonata Software Ltd. closely followed with a 7.05% rise, ending the day at ₹754.80, up from ₹705.10. Safari Industries also jumped 8% to get the second spot.

The top spot went to Ashish Dhawan-backed Equitas Small Finance Bank. The stock went up close to 10%. The stock also hit a new 52-week high of ₹104.80.

StockCurrent PriceLast Close% Change
Equitas Small Finance Bank Ltd.₹103.9₹94.59.95%
Safari Industries (India) Ltd.₹2140.3₹1968.128.75%
Infibeam Avenues Ltd.₹23.25₹21.77.14%
Sonata Software Ltd.₹754.8₹705.17.05%
BLS International Services Ltd.₹317.1₹296.37.02%
StockCurrent PriceLast Close% Change
PI Industries Ltd.₹3484.0₹3869.45-9.96%
Usha Martin Ltd.₹288.85₹308.85-6.48%
Prestige Estates Projects Ltd.₹1102.2₹1177.45-6.39%
One 97 Communications Ltd. (Paytm)₹616.55₹656.65-6.11%
Brightcom Group Ltd.₹19.95₹21.05-5.23%

Conversely, PI Industries Ltd. and Usha Martin Ltd. led the downward trend. PI Industries Ltd. saw the most significant drop, with its stock price falling by 9.96% to ₹3484.00 from its last close of ₹3869.45. Usha Martin Ltd. also experienced a decline, with a 6.48% reduction to ₹288.85 from ₹308.85.

Other stocks that also witnessed declines included Prestige Estates Projects Ltd., One 97 Communications Ltd. (Paytm), and Brightcom Group Ltd., with their stock prices decreasing by 6.39%, 6.11%, and 5.23% respectively.

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