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ONGC trades ex-interim dividend; stock gains 2%

In the past two weeks, ONGC has outperformed the market by gaining 11 per cent after it reported a strong 65 per cent jump in net profit, as compared to unchanged benchmark index S&P BSE Sensex.

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Shares of Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC) were trading 2 per cent higher at Rs 146 apiece on the BSE, also the top gainer among the benchmark indices S&P BSE Sensex and Nifty 50 at 10:20 am.

The stock of state-owned oil exploration & production (E&P) company adjusted for an interim dividend of Rs 5.25 per share. ONGC has fixed Friday, March 1, 2019, as the record date for determining the eligibility of shareholders for payment of interim dividend.

In the past two weeks, ONGC has beat the market by gaining 11 per cent after it reported

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First Published: Feb 28 2019 | 10:58 AM IST

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