Markets favored midcaps on 7th September, where the SENSEX was totally flat, Midcap Index made 0.30% and small cap made 0.51%. Our portfolio managed a gain of 0.60%. This strength was possible due to big gains from metals sector, Tata Metaliks lead with a 10% gain followed by Jindal stainless with 7%. We had 3 stocks with above 5% gains.
Bajaj Finance, which has occupied mainstream news today, is close to 2000, it came into our portfolio at 470 levels. Post its bonus issue, ranking dropped and we had restrictions on adding this stock to the newer accounts. We have made 300% gains in this stock so far. The company has offered 4.50% stake to institutions at 1650 price level and had 4.50 times over subscription.
We had losses in SREI Infra which lost more than 7% followed by Himadri losing close to 5%. SREI lost today due to Bharath Road not having good outcome in its IPO.