Equity benchmark indices continued its positive momentum from the previous session, with the Nifty climbing above 9900 in the opening tick.
At 09:17 hrs, the Sensex was up 43.94 points at 31814.83, while the Nifty was up 10.95 points at 9908.25. The market breadth was healthy as 519 shares advanced against a decline of 252 shares, while 25 shares were unchanged.
Midcaps continued to gain, while strong movements was seen among metals as well as information technology stocks.
Infosys, HDFC, and Vedanta were the top gainers on both indices, while Bajaj Auto, HUL, Power Grid and Zee Entertainment lost the most.
Equity benchmarks continued with its positive momentum from the previous session and opened on a good note, with the Nifty reclaiming 9800-mark.
At 9:16 am, the Sensex was up 77.14 points at 31526.17, while the Nifty rose 23.05 points at 9817.20. The market breadth was positive as 626 shares advanced against a decline of 186 shares, while 27 shares were unchanged.
Midcaps were back in favour as they outperformed the benchmarks, while other gainers included FMCG, auto stocks and metals.
Adani Ports, Tata Motors, Tata Power and BPCL were the top gainers, while Larsen & Toubro, Cipla and Asian Paints lost the most on both indices.
Equity benchmarks rebounded in opening on Monday after losing 3.5 percent in previous week, backed by short covering in most beaten stocks.
The 30-share BSE Sensex was up 182.89 points at 31,396.48 and the 50-share NSE Nifty gained 58.15 points at 9,768.95.
Dr Reddy’s Labs, Sun Pharma, Bank of Baroda, BPCL, Infosys and Bharti Airtel were only losers among Nifty stocks.
Nifty Midcap was up 1.5 percent on strong market breadth. About five shares advanced for every share falling on the NSE.
Suzlon Energy, CESC, BEML, Adani Ports, DLF, Sun TV, CG Power, JP Associates, GVK Power, GMR Infra, Techno Electric, Voltamp Transformers and Mercator surged up to 7 percent.
Parsvnath Developers (down 10 percent) and Signet Industries (down 20 percent) fell after SAT stayed SEBI order.
REC, HDIL, Jamna Auto and Chennai Petroleum were down nearly 5 percent.
Equity benchmarks fell further in opening trade Thursday, with the Sensex losing more than 100 points.
The 30-share BSE Sensex was down 122.54 points at 31,675.30 and the 50-share NSE Nifty slipped 41.55 points to 9,866.50.
After earnings, Tata Motors down 4 percent while Aurobindo Pharma rallied 4 percent.
Eicher Motors, ONGC, Tata Power and SBI fell up to 1 percent.
Nifty Bank was down 0.4 percent. Nifty Midcap lost 0.7 percent as about two shares declined for every share rising on the NSE.
Equity benchmarks extended previous day’s losses in opening trade Wednesday, tracking weakness in Asia.
The 30-share BSE Sensex was down 91.45 points at 31,922.74 and the 50-share NSE Nifty fell 34.40 points to 9,944.15.
Nifty Bank was down 0.5 percent as Yes Bank, ICICI Bank, Bank of Baroda and Axis Bank were under pressure.
Nalco, Hindalco Industries and Vedanta gained up to 3 percent.
PVR, Endurance and Meghmani Organics gained up to 3 percent post earnings while HPCL, HDIL, Sintex Industries, JP Associates, HCC, Suzlon Energy and Balrampur Chini fell up to 10 percent.
Equity benchmarks fell further for third consecutive session in opening Friday, weighed by healthcare stocks.
The 30-share BSE Sensex was down 43.68 points at 32,194.20 and the 50-share NSE Nifty fell 10 points to 10,003.65.
Sun Pharma, Dr Reddy’s Labs, Lupin, Cipla, Aurobindo Pharma, Ambuja Cements, ONGC, Bharti Airtel, HDFC, Hero MotoCorp and Yes Bank declined up to 2 percent.
Biocon plunged 6 percent on getting 10 observations from USFDA for Bangalore plant
IOC, Tata Motors, BPCL, HUL, Tech Mahindra, Coal India, Axis Bank, Infosys, GAIL, HPCL and Wipro gained up to 2 percent.
Equity benchmarks extended losses in opening trade Thursday, with the Nifty struggling below 10,100 level, dragged by banks after RBI policy.
The 30-share BSE Sensex was down 40.79 points at 32,435.95 and the 50-share NSE Nifty fell 12.60 points to 10,068.90.
HDFC Bank, Axis Bank, ICICI Bank, Infosys, ONGC, HUL, Kotak Mahindra Bank, IndusInd Bank, M&M and SBI were under pressure.
IOC gained 1.3 percent ahead of earnings later today. HPCL, Sun Pharma, Wipro, TCS, Eicher Motors, Cipla and Aurobindo Pharma were trading higher.
Nifty Bank lost 0.5 percent. UCO Bank, Union Bank of India, Canara Bank, Bank of India and Allahabad Bank lost up to 3 percent.
HEG, ENIL, Godrej Consumer Products, Colgate, Emami, Voltas and Marico fell up to 3 percent.
Bata India was up 3.4 percent after earnings. Sical Logistics and TBZ also gained up to 3 percent.
Benchmark indices trimmed most of its gains from the opening tick, with the Sensex trading almost one-tenth of a percent higher, while the Nifty turned red.
The Sensex was up 30.72 points at 32605.89, while the Nifty was down 2.15 points at 10112.50. The market breadth began narrowing as 958 shares advanced against a decline of 549 shares, while 83 shares were unchanged.
NTPC and Hero MotoCorp were the top gainers, while ONGC, Kotak Mahindra Bank and ACC lost the most.
Equity benchmarks opened moderately higher, with the Nifty inching towards 10,100 level as investors look for two-day monetary policy committee meeting that will being today.
The 30-share BSE Sensex was up 27.90 points at 32,542.84 and the 50-share NSE Nifty gained 13.20 points at 10,090.30.
Glenmark Pharma gained 1.6 percent but Biocon fell nearly 2 percent.
The Nifty Midcap was up 0.4 percent. About two shares advanced for every share falling on the NSE.
Container Corporation, BEL, JK Paper and Trent gained up to 10 percent while Siemens, Torrent Pharma, Reliance Power, Peninsula Land and Godrej Consumer were under pressure.
Equity benchmarks started off the week on a positive note, with the Nifty holding 10,000-mark. Investors awaited the decision of two-day monetary policy committee meeting that will begin on Tuesday.
The 30-share BSE Sensex was up 45.59 points at 32,355.47 and the 50-share NSE Nifty rose 10.05 points to 10,024.55. About two shares advanced for every share falling on the BSE.
L&T was top gainer among Sensex stocks, up 2.2 percent followed by Lupin, ICICI Bank, Vedanta, Kotak Mahindra Bank with moderate gains. HDFC rebounded after initial fall.
Sarda Energy, Coromandel, Capital First and Cholamandalam Finance gained up to 5 percent.
Central Bank of India, Dena Bank, Equitas Holdings, Oberoi Realty and Kitex Garments fell up to 5 percent.