Top 5 Large-cap gainers and losers this week!

resr 5paisa Research Team 12th December 2022 - 10:10 am
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List of top 5 gainers and losers this week in the Large-cap space.  

Markets are back in action this week and are witnessing some stability although a 1% change is still existing. With the oil prices falling a bit, the markets have reacted positively so far. In the period from Friday i.e., March 25 to March 31, the blue-chip NSE Nifty 50 index rose slightly by 1.41% from 17,222 to 17,465. Similarly, the S&P BSE Sensex was inched by 1.68% from 57,596 to 58,568. 

Among the sectoral indices, S&P BSE Realty (4.5%) and S&P BSE Telecom (4.21%) were the top gainers in the previous 5 trading sessions, whereas the S&P BSE Metal (-2.54%) and S&P BSE Consumer Durables (-1.78%) were among those most impacted.   

Let us have a look at the top gainers and losers in the large-cap space during this period.

Top 5 Gainers  

Return (%)  

Adani Power Ltd.  


Abbott India Ltd.  


Ruchi Soya Industries Ltd.  


Dalmia Bharat Ltd.  


Linde India Ltd.  



Top 5 Losers  

Return (%)  

Hindalco Industries Ltd.  


Aurobindo Pharma Ltd.  


Oil & Natural Gas Corporation Ltd.  


IDBI Bank Ltd.  


Gujarat Fluorochemicals Ltd.  



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Adani Power:

Shares of Adani Power were buzzing on the bourses this week. The scrip rose 29.18% in the past 5 trading sessions, closing at Rs 185.05 on Thursday, and was among the top gainers among the Large Caps during this period. The upside was witnessed on the back of the supreme court order which turned in company’s favour as it asked three Discoms from Rajasthan to clear the company’s dues. Also, the company’s investments and focus in renewable energy is said to have fuelled the bullish trend.

Abbott India:

Shares of this pharma player Abbott India Ltd were among the large caps stocks that rallied the most this week, rising 10.35% to close at Rs 17,699.45 on Thursday. Abbott India Limited, one of India's fastest-growing pharmaceutical companies, is part of Abbott's global pharmaceutical business in India. It has expertise across product development, manufacturing, sales and customer service. The stock has a 52-week high of Rs 23,902.30 and 52-week low of Rs 14,552.90.

Ruchi Soya Industries:  

Ruchi Soya Industries Ltd was among the top performers among the large caps this week and was up by 10.26% in the last 5 trading sessions, closing at Rs 955.60 on Thursday.  The Patanjali owned Ruchi Soya had come out with the FPO which is why the stock was in the buzz. A message was mongering in social media regarding company’s share being at discount which was later clarified by the company that it was not issued by it and the stock had zoomed nearly 20%. For Q3 FY22, the revenues have jumped by 40.65% and the net profit has risen as well by 3% on a YoY basis.


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