Infosys falls most in a decade: 10 key numbers.

Plummeting Shares
Infosys shares fell sharply on Friday after the IT major said its annual dollar sales would grow by a modest 6 to 10 per cent against estimates of 9 to 13 per cent. The sharp selloff in Infosys shares affected other IT stocks and weighed on the broader Sensex, which closed at a seven-month low.

  1.  April 4, 2003: The last time Infosys shares fell to this extent in a single session.
  2. 36,000 crore: The amount (in rupee terms) Infosys lost in market capitalization in a single session.
  3. 3,350 crore: The total turnover (in rupee terms) on Infosys shares on BSE and NSE combined.
  4. 1.4 crore: The number of Infosys shares traded on the Bombay Stock Exchange and the National Stock Exchange combined against the average 10-20 lakh Infosys shares traded daily.
  5. 356: The number of index points that Infosys contributed on the downside on the BSE Sensex.
  6. 2,279: The price in rupee at which Infosys shares closed on Friday after opening at Rs. 2,625 on the National Stock Exchange. This is a thee-month low for Infosys. On Thursday, Infosys shares had closed at Rs.  2,918.
  7. 627.85: The amount in rupees investors lost on a single Infosys share in a single session.
  8. 22: The amount in percentage Infosys shares declined in a single session.
  9. 3,009.80: The 52-week high (in rupee terms) Infosys shares hit on 7 March, 2013.
  10. 2,060.55: The 52 week low (in rupee terms) Infosys shares hit on 5 October 2012.

Well, what a day!

Source : NDTV Profit.


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