Bharat Electronics (BEL) is currently trading at Rs 1528.00, up by 27.55 points or 1.84% from its previous closing of Rs 1500.45 on the BSE.
The scrip opened at Rs 1511.00 and has touched a high and low of Rs 1528.00 and Rs 1510.00 respectively. So far 1466 shares were traded on the counter.
The BSE group 'A' stock of face value Rs 10 has touched a 52 week high of Rs 1887.90 on 21-Apr-2011 and a 52 week low of Rs 1462.30 on 10-Oct-2011.
Last one week high and low of the scrip stood at Rs 1528.00 and Rs 1480.00 respectively. The current market cap of the company is Rs 12003.60 crore.
The promoters holding in the company stood at 75.86% while Institutions and Non-Institutions held 20.20% and 3.94% respectively.
The Bangalore unit of Bharat Electronics (BEL) has been bestowed with the national award for ‘Empowerment of persons with disabilities (2011)' under the ‘Best Employer’ category.
Differently-abled people constitute 2.75% of the workforce at BEL's Bangalore complex. Out of the 138 differently-abled employees, 34 are visually challenged, 29 are hearing and speech impaired and 75 are physically challenged.
BEL is among an elite group of public sector undertakings, which has been conferred the Navratna status by the Government of India. The growth and diversification of the company over the years mirrors the advances in the electronics technology with which BEL has kept pace.