The Sensex and Nifty opened in the positive zone on Tuesday, regaining from the losses of the last session. The toppers in the Sensex pack included Reliance Industries, Asian Paint, Adani Ports, Tata Steel, ONGC, Axis Bank, Dr Reddy’s, Kotak Bank, Maruti, Tata Motors, and L&T, rising up to 1.25%.
Shares of Sun TV followed by Reliance Industries Infosys and YES Bank were trading as the most active stocks in terms of value on NSE in Tuesday’s trade.
Investors turned to buying in bank, realty and auto stocks.
Reliance Capital has moved ex-Home Finance business from Tuesday. The stock’s Future and Option contracts have expired on Monday. The stock settled at Rs. 687.40 share apiece at its opening bell on BSE and surged to touch intraday high of Rs. 740 share apiece, up by 7.96 percent within first few minutes’ trade. Reliance Capital share holders will get one free share of Reliance Home Finance as on Sept 6, 2017, for every share held in the company.
At 10 AM, the BSE Sensex is trading at 31,790 up 89 points, while NSE Nifty is trading at 9,940 up 27 points. A total of 58 stocks hit a fresh 52-week high in trade today, while 8 stocks touched a fresh 52-week low on the NSE.