Persistent Systems is currently trading at Rs. 1429.95, up by 22.80 points or 1.62% from its previous closing of Rs. 1407.15 on the BSE.
The scrip opened at Rs. 1426.90 and has touched a high and low of Rs. 1445.00 and Rs. 1415.80 respectively. So far 3475 shares were traded on the counter.
The BSE group 'B' stock of face value Rs. 10 has touched a 52 week high of Rs. 1445.00 on 19-Sep-2014 and a 52 week low of Rs. 573.05 on 19-Sep-2013.
Last one week high and low of the scrip stood at Rs. 1445.00 and Rs. 1288.00 respectively. The current market cap of the company is Rs. 5707.20 crore.
The promoters holding in the company stood at 38.96% while Institutions and Non-Institutions held 37.19% and 23.84% respectively.
Persistent Systems has been honored with a Computerworld Data+ Editors’ Choice award for its innovative use of Big Data, Social Media and Gamification in driving record breaking success for the feature film Chennai Express.
Released in August of last year, Chennai Express not only smashed then Indian box office records but shattered Twitter records as the first film to be in the top ten in trending for ten consecutive days while generating over 1 billion twitter impressions.
Persistent Systems is a global company specializing in software product and technology services. Persistent develops best-in-class solutions in key next-generation technology areas including Analytics, Big Data, Cloud Computing, Mobility and Social, for the telecommunications, life sciences, healthcare, and banking & financial services verticals.