The stock debuted at Rs 604.40, a premium of 102.14% to the initial public offer (IPO) price. The stock hit a high of Rs 650 and low of Rs 558.75 intraday. On the BSE, 1.45 crore shares were traded on the counter.
The issue price was fixed at Rs 299 per share, the top end of the IPO price band of Rs 295 to Rs 299 per share. The IPO of Avenue Supermarts closed with strong response from investors. It was subscribed 104.59 times.
Avenue Supermarts is an emerging national supermarket chain. The company's stores operate under the D-Mart brand, registered as a trademark under various classes of products.
On a consolidated basis, Avenue Supermarts reported net profit of Rs 387.74 crore on net sales of Rs 8784 crore in nine-months ended December 2016.