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Why Pritish Nandy Communications share rose 10% in opening trade

British Nandy Communications share price hit the upper circuit of 10 percent for the second day after the Chairman Emeritus of Tata Sons acquired a stake in the company through market purchases




British Nandy Communications shares continued gaining streak for the second straight session on Tuesday on stake buying by Ratan Tata. The stock locked in the upper circuit of 10 percent for the second day after the Chairman Emeritus of Tata Sons acquired a stake in the company through market purchases.

Extending previous session rally, Pritish Nandy Communications' share price opened higher against previous closing price of Rs 23.50. The stock of the company gained as much as 10 percent to hit intraday high of Rs 25.85. The market cap of the company surged by 3.4 crores to Rs 37.4 crore, from Rs 34 crore on Monday.

In a similar trend, Pritish Nandy shares hit a 10 per cent upper circuit at Rs 25.90 on the National Stock Exchange.

"Ratan Tata, Chairman Emeritus of Tata Sons and Chairman of Tata Trusts, has, in his personal capacity, acquired a stake in Pritish Nandy Communications Ltd through market purchases last week," the company said in a BSE filing on Monday.

Ratan Tata has invested in several start-ups and technology companies over the years. He has funded around 25 startups, which includes Tork Motors, Snapdeal, Cure.fit, Paytm, Ola, among others.

Founded by Pritish Nandy, Pritish Nandy Communications was one of the first media and entertainment companies to go public in 2000, when it listed on BSE and NSE. Well-known global funds like Soros, Oppenheimer, Alliance, and Lloyd George hold PNC stock.

Meanwhile, the BSE Sensex opened 196 points or 0.39 percent higher at 50,591, and the NSE Nifty was quoting at 14,994, up by 64 points or by 0.43 percent in opening trade.

Source:-https://www.business today.in/markets/company-stock/why-British-Nandy-communications-share-rose-10-in-opening-trade/story/433936.html

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