Sensex, Nifty are likely to open higher on Friday as Asian shares slipped after North Korea shoot another missile over Japan into the Pacific Ocean today. The Indian rupee on was trading little changed against the US dollar in today’s opening trade.
These stocks will be in focus today:
Metals and mining company Vedanta Ltd has said the State Pollution Control Board Odisha, has directed it to temporarily close five units of its power plants which may have an impact on the cost of production of the aluminium.
IDBI Bank has said that the bank has sold 12.5 lakh equity shares in Clearing Corporation of India for an undisclosed amount.
Bajaj Finance Ltd has allocated 2.6 crore shares to qualified institutional buyers bringing back over Rs 5044 crore.
SAIL India has reported an 18% surged in sales during August over the corresponding month last year.
IPO Watch: ICICI Lombard General Insurance has raised Rs 1625 crore from anchor investors ahead of its IPO sale opening today. It would allot shares to 64 anchor investors at Rs 661 per share.