The new limits, effective September 14, will ensure stock prices do not go up or down beyond a level during a session.
Circuit filter mechanism is used by stock exchanges to keep excessive volatility for a scrip in check. It is the maximum fluctuation that is allowed in a stock, after which trading in it gets suspended if the permissible limit is hit in either direction.
In a circular, the exchange said it has set a circuit limit of 20 per cent for Future Retail Ltd.
It has also fixed a limit of 10 per cent for Nimbus Foods Industries, Everest Kanto Cylinder, S E Investments, Rane Brake Lining and COSYN Ltd
For Mahalaxmi Seamless and Goenka Business & Finance, the limit is set at two per cent.
"Trading members of the exchange are hereby informed that the circuit filters has/have been changed from their existing levels...in the scrips (12) with effect from September 14, 2016," BSE said.
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