Maruti shares up 6% on smart June sales number

Tags: Companies
Shares of Maruti Suzuki India (MSI) today rose by 6 per cent after the company reported a 33.5 per cent increase in total sales for June this year.

The stock of the country's largest car-maker surged 6.01 per cent to settle at Rs 2,584.85 on the BSE. The scrip gained 6.76 per cent to touch Rs 2,603.25 intraday -- its 52-week high.

At the NSE, the company's stock settled 5.93 per cent higher at Rs 2,584.05.

On the volume front, 1.82 lakh shares of the company changed hands at the BSE, while over 15 lakh shares were traded at the NSE during the day.

MSI today reported a 33.5 per cent increase in its total sales for June at 1,12,773 units as against 84,455 units in the same month last year.

The company said its domestic sales rose by 31.1 per cent during the month to 1,00,964 units as against 77,002 units in June 2013.

EDITORIAL OF THE DAY

  • The solution to tackling recurrent droughts is in managing consumption of water, not its overuse

    A staggering 33 crore people or more than a quarter of the country’s population are in the grip of drought and consequently, face drinking water sho

FC NEWSLETTER

Stay informed on our latest news!

TODAY'S COLUMNS

Tushar Gandhi

An unexplored side of rural enterprise

What is rural enterprise? Ask this qu­estion and 9 out ...

Kuruvilla Pandikattu

Black and white of morality

Would you kill one innocent person to save five? Choose ...

Shona Adhikari

Let's head to Bangalore & catch up on art

Bangalore art scene is bang in the middle of news, ...

INTERVIEWS

William D. Green

Chairman & CEO, Accenture