Avenue Supermarts (ASL), the operator of supermarket retail chain D-Mart, made a stellar debut on the bourses by listing at Rs 604.40 on the BSE, 102% premium against its initial public offer (IPO) price of Rs 299.
On the National Stock Exchange (NSE), the stock opened at Rs 600, a 101% premium against issue price.
It hit a high of Rs 650 post its listing and settled 114% higher at Rs 342 on the BSE. On NSE, the stock settled at Rs 648.
Independent market analyst Ambareesh Baliga advised investors to book profits because the listing gains have been better than expected and the valuations are also not too cheap.