India’s share markets began on a cautious note on Thursday as investors were eagerly waiting for the Q3 earnings of TCS and IndusInd Bank.
The BSE index Sensex was down 23 points at 34,409 levels and the NSE index Nifty was down 13 points at 10,618 levels in the later morning hours.
Oil and gas index fell 0.2%, followed by capital goods 0.14%, banking 0.11% and PSU 0.08%, while the realty stocks gained the most by 1.25%, consumer durables 0.32%, IT 0.3 percent.
Top Sensex gainers were includes Kotak Bank, Bharti Airtel, Infosys Ltd, Tata Motors and ONGC. On the other hand the major losers were Axis Bank, Wipro, Coal India, ICICI Bank and YES Bank.
Stocks of Maruti Suzuki India spiked 0.16 percent at Rs 9,398.85 after the company announced a price in its variants owing to increase in commodity and allied costs.