Source: IRIS (05 May 2008)
Dr Reddy`s Laboratories allotted 2,870 equity shares of Rs 5 each of the company on May 03, 2008, to company employees under the Dr. Reddy`s Employees Stock Option Scheme, 2002.
In addition, the compensation committee of the board of directors of the company has allotted 17,604 ADRs of Rs 5 each on May 03, 2008, to the US employees of the company under Dr. Reddy`s Employees ADR Stock Option Scheme, 2007.
Dr. Reddy`s is a vertically integrated, global pharmaceutical company with proven research capabilities and presence across the pharmaceutical value chain. It manufactures active pharmaceutical ingredients (APIs) and finished dosage forms and markets them globally, with a focus on United States, Europe, India and Russia.
Shares of the company gained Rs 6, or 0.95%, to settle at Rs 638.45. The total volume of shares traded was 31,724 at the BSE (Monday). http://www.myiris.com/newsCentre/newsPopup.php?fileR=20080505180745181&dir=2008/05/05&secID=livenews