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TCS fixes November 28 as record date for share buyback; stock gains 2%

The TCS board on October 7 had approved a buyback of Rs 16,000 crore to buy back around 53.3 million shares at Rs 3,000 per share

Tata Consultancy Services (TCS)
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The stock hit a record high of Rs 2,885 on October 8, 2020

SI Reporter Mumbai
Shares of Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) were up 2 per cent to Rs 2,678.60 on the BSE in the early morning trade on Thursday after the company fixed November 28, 2020, as the record date for the purpose of determining the entitlement and the names of the equity shareholders who shall be eligible to participate in the buyback.

The TCS board on October 7 had approved a buyback of Rs 16,000 crore to buy back around 53.3 million shares at Rs 3,000 per share.

Post buyback announcement, however, the stock of TCS has underperformed the market by falling 3.3 per cent as

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First Published: Nov 19 2020 | 9:33 AM IST

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