UltraTech Cement Ltd.
shares rose 1.40% to 7,250.40 Indian rupees Friday, on what proved to be an all-around positive trading session for the stock market, with the S&P BSE Sensex Index
rising 0.51% to 60,261.18.
UltraTech Cement Ltd. closed 697.50 rupees short of its 52-week high (7,947.90 rupees), which the company reached on January 17.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Friday, as Gujarat Sidhee Cement Ltd.
fell 0.13% to 38.50 rupees and Prism Johnson Ltd.
fell 0.38% to 103.85 rupees.
Trading volume (15,326) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 14,020.