** Shares of stock exchange co BSE Ltd rise as much as 1.06 pct to 923.5 rupees and were set to break a 2 straight session of losses
** Stock posts biggest intraday pct gain since Nov 13
** Nomura starts coverage on stock with ‘Neutral’ rating, TP of 1,000 rupees
** Says exchange has gradually lost market share in equities, but is diversifying into other segments, such as non-equity classes, depositary/clearning business
** Nomura says expect large part of value for the exchange co to continue coming from non-core segments
** 5 out of 6 analysts have a ‘Buy’ rating on the stock, with one having ‘Hold’ ; median price target of 1,212.50 rupees, according to Thomson Reuters data.