IRCTC makes blockbuster debut; zooms over 101 pc in debut trade

NEW DELHI, Oct 14:Shares of Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) zoomed over 101 per cent in debut trade on Monday against its issue price of Rs 320.

It listed at Rs 644, reflecting a huge jump of 101.25 per cent as compared to the issue price on the BSE.

On the NSE, it skyrocketed 95.62 per cent to Rs 626 in opening trade.

The company’s market valuation stood at Rs 10,972 crore in morning trade.

The initial public offering of IRCTC was a huge hit among investors, subscribed 111.91 times earlier this month.

The Rs 645-crore IPO was in a price range of Rs 315-320 per share.

IRCTC is the only entity authorised by Indian Railways to provide catering services to railways, online railway tickets and packaged drinking water at railway stations and trains in India. (PTI)