Markets are open lower on Wednesday tracking weaker Asian stocks. The rupee opened lower against the USD. The shares HUL, NTPC and Asian Paints rose, while HDFC Bank, Sun Pharma and Adani Ports fell in the morning hours. Shares of Just Dial gains 5 perpcent after HDFC Mutual Fund a 4.6 percent stake, in the company at Rs. 375.00 per share on Tuesday, as per data with NSE.
Some of the major stocks will be in public attention today:-
HDFC lender today raises Rs 2000 crore by issuing bonds on PP basis to expand its long-term capital.
Bajaj Finance has authorized the QIP of equity shares. It has set a floor price regarding the QIP at Rs 1,771.9 per equity share. Bajaj Finance’s shares hit a day’s high of Rs 1814 before closing down 0.64 percent at Rs 1,787.5 today.
Shares of ICICI Bank will be in focus since ICICI Lombard General Insurance has got Sebi’s go-ahead for its estimated Rs 6,000 crore IPO.
HCL Technologies has said that the company has agreed to buy UK-based ETL Factory, doing business as Datawave, for 7 million pounds, while Dixon Technologies’ pubic offer is scheduled to open today.