New Delhi, Sept. 17 -- HCL Technologies Ltd on Thursday replaced ITC Ltd, India's largest cigarette maker, to become the nation's 10th most valued firm by market capitalisation on BSE.

According to BSE, HCL Technologies' market capitalisation stood at Rs.2.21 trillion, with its shares trading at a record high of Rs.810.95 on the BSE. The IT major's shares have risen nearly 43.3% so far this year.

ITC has a market cap of Rs.2.20 trillion. The stock was trading at Rs.178.65 on BSE, down 1.11%. Currently, Reliance Industries Ltd is the country's most valued company with a market cap of Rs.15.71 trillion, followed by Tata Consultancy Services Ltd ( Rs.9.31 trillion) and HDFC Bank Ltd ( Rs.5.95 trillion).

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