Shares of companies with investments from the late billionaire investor Rakesh Jhunjhunwala ended Tuesday with mixed feelings.
The 62-year-old investor, known as the Big Bull and Warren Buffett of India for his investment acumen, passed away on Sunday.
Jhunjhunwala had investments in more than three dozen companies, the most valuable of which was watch and jewelry maker Titan, part of the Tata group.
Titan finished 0.88 percent higher at Rs 2,493.65. During the day, it gained 1.09 percent to Rs 2,499.
Of the companies in his portfolio, Aptech shares fell 0.04 percent to settle at Rs 232.65 on BSE after falling 5.92 percent to Rs 218.95 during the day.
Shares of Metro Brands fell 1.36 percent to Rs 842.70. During the day, it fell 3.13 percent to Rs 827.50 on BSE.
Agro Tech Foods fell 0.62 percent.
Among the winners, Star Health climbed 1.62 percent to Rs 707.40 after falling 4.79 percent to Rs 662.75 in intra-day trading.
Tata Motors rose 2.55 percent, Nazara Technologies rose 2.44 percent, NCC Limited gained 2.09 percent, Indian Hotels rose 1.32 percent, Crisil rose 1.02 percent and Titan Company climbed 0.88 percent.
Among other companies, Canara Bank rose 0.54 percent and Rallis India climbed 0.13 percent.
According to trendlyne data, at the end of the June 2022 quarter, Jhunjhunwala and associates publicly held 32 shares with a net worth of more than Rs 31,905 crore.
On Tuesday, the 30-share BSE benchmark index rose 379.43 points, or 0.64 percent, to 59,842.21 points.
The stock markets were closed Monday for Independence Day.
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