Griffin Chemicals surges on re-listing

Griffin Chemicals was trading at Rs 29, up 2220% on re-listing after six years on Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE).

The counter saw miniscule volume of 4769 shares.

The stock opened at Rs 23, up 1740% against its last traded price of Rs 1.25 on 8 August 2002.

The Griffin Chemicals stock was highly volatile today. It opened at Rs 23 and then rallied ahead to Rs 50 but soon eased to a low Rs 22.

The surge in Griffin shares reminds of unprecedented rise in stock prices of KGN Industries on its re-listing day. KGN Industries, run by Ahmedabad-based Memon family, had re-listed at Rs 100 per share after nearly seven years in May 2008 this year. The stock had risen to a high of Rs 55,000.