Shrimp stocks rally on heavy volume; Apex Frozen Foods jumps 17.5%

Shrimp-exporting companies climbed on Thursday on the back of heavy volumes and ahead of the interim budget on Friday.

Jan 31, 2019 09:01 IST India Infoline News Service

Apex Frozen Foods
Shares of shrimp-exporting companies climbed on Thursday on the back of heavy volumes and ahead of the interim budget on Friday.

Accordingly, shares of Avanti Feeds jumped 13%, while those of Godrej Agrovet gained 2%. Waterbase and Apex Frozen Foods also climbed over 10.5%, respectively.

Equity benchmarks continue to surge led by a rally in HDFC twins, Reliance Industries, and Infosys ahead of January F&O expiry.

The Sensex rose 675 points to 36,268, while Nifty rose 85 points to 10,834. The market breadth was positive with 1,009 shares advancing, 771 shares declining, and 338 remaining unchanged.

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