Market began on a positive note on Tuesday with key indices opening a little higher as good growth in industrial output and a global shares rally picked up investors’ sentiment. The BSE index Sensex was up 69.80 points at 34,913.31 and the NSE Nifty was up 16 points at 10,757.55 in the morning hours.
Shares of prominent companies such as Tata Consultancy services, Infosys Ltd, Wipro Ltd, HCL Tech and Tech Mahindra inched up in the morning trades.
Shares of Federal Bank fell 3.3 percent to Rs. 110.45 after the bank reported higher gross and net slippages.
Shares of HDFC shed over 1 percent on the back of profit booking after the Company’s share jumped over 7 percent intraday to hit an all-time peak with its M-Cap crossing Rs 3.00 lakh crore yesterday .
Shares of Hindustan Unilever Ltd rose about 1.6 percent to a 52-week high of Rs 1,389 in the morning hours.
Shares of TCS, Wipro, Infosys, Bharti Airtel, and HUL were among the top gainers on BSE Sensex while HDFC, Reliance Industries, Tata Steel, Asian Paints and Power Grid fell upto 1.5 percent with HDFC losing the most.