Mumbai: Software major Tata Consultancy Services on Friday became the country's most valued firm with a market capitalisation of Rs 2.77 lakh crore.
At the end of trade on Friday, TCS commanded a market cap of Rs 2,77,680 crore. This is about Rs 397 crore more than the ONGC's m-cap of Rs 2,77,283 crore that slipped to second slot.
Shares of TCS ended 0.72 percent lower, while ONGC was down 1.55 percent.
On April 25, state-owned energy major ONGC had pushed IT giant TCS to the second slot to emerge as the most valued company.
ITC with a market capitalisation of Rs 2,61,353 crore was at third place, followed by RIL (Rs 2,59,245 crore) and Coal India (Rs 2,00,828 crore).
Market capitalisation or the value of a listed company is arrived at by multiplying the total number of its shares with its stock price on a particular day or time. This figure changes daily with the change in the stock price.


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