Published on 11/08/2017 12:15:05 PM | Source: Dion Global Solutions Ltd

Ashok Leyland surges over 2% on bagging new order

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Shares of Ashok Leyland rose over 2 per cent on the Bombay stock Exchange after auto major said that it has received an order worth over Rs 120 crore from Rivigo, a logistics company. Following the announcement, shares of the company gained as much as 2.08 per cent to hit intra-day high of Rs 105.45 apiece on the Bombay Stock Exchange.

The stocks were currently trading at Rs 104.40 against previous close price of Rs 103.30. In a similar fashion, shares of the company were trading 0.97 per cent higher at Rs 104.45 apiece on the National Stock Exchange. Meanwhile, the broader benchmark BSE Sensex was trading at 31,317.47, down 213.86 points, or 0.68 per cent, at 12:58 hours.