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Here are some companies that have significantly grown and shrunk in size over the last 10 years


We did some number crunching to find out a number of companies whose market caps have changed significantly in the last 10 years.

Clean Sweeps: small-cap to large-cap

Company Industry Current m-cap (Rs cr) M-cap in 2008 Returns
(%, CAGR)
Worth of Rs 10,000
Eicher Motors Automobiles - Two & Three Wheelers 85080 768 61 1141523
Bajaj Finance Finance - NBFC 110164 1173 51 612082
Page Industries Textile 26997 565 47 478115
TVS Motor Company Automobile Two & Three Wheelers 31724 1025 41 309502
Aurobindo Pharma Pharmaceuticals & Drugs 37560 1768 35 194907
Berger Paints India Paints 27791 1424 33 179476
MRF Tyres & Allied 33879 1927 33 175837
Cholamandalam Investment & Fin Co Finance - NBFC 27194 945 25 96052

 

Step-ups: mid-cap to large-cap

Company Industry Current m-cap M-cap in 2008 Returns Worth of Rs 10,000
IndusInd Bank Bank - Private 113938 3216 36 209514
Britannia Industries Consumer Food 66114 3248 35 202551
Motherson Sumi Systems Auto Ancillary 73717 3342 34 188578
Godrej Consumer Products Household & Personal Products 76091 3352 33 172014
Shree Cement Cement & Construction Materials 58681 3450 33 170068
Titan Company Diamond & Jewellery 87096 5523 32 157687
Pidilite Industries Chemicals 55176 3836 31 143866
Procter & Gamble Hygiene & Health Care Household & Personal Products 30859 2508 29 123038
Havells India Electric Equipment 34183 2944 27 107574
Cadila Healthcare Pharmaceuticals & Drugs 42194 3626 27 107089
Yes Bank Bank - Private 83437 5042 27 106298
Marico Solvent Extraction 42966 4059 26 99880
Mahindra & Mahindra Financial Services Finance - NBFC 32603 2716 25 94157
Asian Paints Paints 115118 12244 25 94022
Biocon Pharmaceuticals & Drugs 40071 4903 23 81728
Ashok Leyland Automobiles-Trucks/Lcv 48198 5474 23 79927
LIC Housing Finance Finance - Housing 27570 3051 22 76033
Piramal Enterprises Pharmaceuticals & Drugs 46965 7253 22 75517
Lupin Pharmaceuticals & Drugs 36697 4648 22 71667
Dabur India Household & Personal Products 65123 9185 21 69558
Note: Only companies with annualised returns of at least 20 per cent are given here.

 

Annihilators: large-cap to small-cap

Company Industry Current m-cap M-cap in 2008 Absolute Returns (%) Worth of Rs 10,000
Unitech Construction - Real Estate 1502 50390 -97 185
Reliance Communications Telecom - Service Provider 4217 119662 -96.5 263
Housing Development & Infrastructure Construction - Real Estate 1441 16542 -91.3 553
Jaiprakash Associates Cement & Construction Materials 4841 33501 -85.6 1100

 

Destroyers: large-cap to mid-cap

Company Industry Current m-cap M-cap in 2008 Absolute Returns (%) Worth of Rs 10,000
MMTC Trading 6490 145812 -95.5 445
Reliance Power Power Generation/Distribution 10379 89112 -88.4 1501
Suzlon Energy Electric Equipment 5799 42984 -86.5 380
Hindustan Copper Metal - Non Ferrous 6782 25793 -73.7 2183
Reliance Infrastructure Power Generation/Distribution 11862 33373 -64.5 3164
GMR Infrastructure Engineering - Construction 12434 29285 -57.5 2611
NLC India Power Generation/Distribution 13490 26122 -48.4 5668
National Aluminium Company Aluminium & Aluminium Products 15579 28946 -46.2 7176
Jindal Steel & Power Steel/Sponge Iron/Pig Iron 24344 36900 -34 6296
Adani Enterprises Trading 15408 20832 -26 3315
Tata Power Company Power Generation/Distribution 23843 30268 -21.2 6561
Glenmark Pharmaceuticals Pharmaceuticals & Drugs 16125 16559 -2.6 8550
All data as of April 2018
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