Hindustan Zinc is currently trading at Rs. 321.00, up by 9.25 points or 2.97% from its previous closing of Rs. 311.75 on the BSE.
The scrip opened at Rs. 320.00 and has touched a high and low of Rs. 322.10 and Rs. 316.70 respectively. So far 1400647 shares were traded on the counter.
The BSE group 'A' stock of face value Rs. 2 has touched a 52 week high of Rs. 333.40 on 03-Feb-2017 and a 52 week low of Rs. 158.20 on 08-Apr-2016.
Last one week high and low of the scrip stood at Rs. 322.10 and Rs. 304.15 respectively. The current market cap of the company is Rs. 134977.82 crore.
The promoters holding in the company stood at 64.92%, while institutions and non-institutions held 4.28% and 30.80% respectively.
Hindustan Zinc has announced a special one-time interim dividend of 1,375% or Rs 27.50 on an equity share of Rs2, which will cost the company Rs 13,985 crore including dividend distribution tax. The dividends being paid out by the Company are the highest ever paid in a financial year in India. With the dividends paid in October and April of 2016, the total comes to Rs 27,157 crore in FY17.
Hindustan Zinc (HZL) is an India-based company, which is engaged in the mining and smelting of zinc, lead and silver metal in India. The Company's segments are Mining and smelting of zinc, lead and silver, and Wind energy.