Sensex rallies 345 pts, Nifty nears 10,900; Banking stocks gain

stock market highIndia’s share markets extended the session at fresh lifetime highs tracking global cues, and after media report that the govt is allowing 100 percent FDI in the banking sector. The BSE Sensex gained 344.69 points at 35,426.51 while NSE Nifty added 78 points to mark the new high of 10,866.50 on Thursday, later morning.

The value buying in the shares such as ICICI Bank, HDFCs, SBI, ITC, Axis Bank, HUL, L&T and Yes Bank led the key equity indices to fresh record peaks.

Banking stocks gained after media reports that the govt considered allowing 100 percent FDI in the banking sector. Effectively, ICICI Bank, SBI, HDFC Bank, Yes Bank, Axis Bank, PNB, Federal Bank, Bank of Baroda, Indusind Bank rose in different extents.

Shares of SBI, HDFC Bank, Hero MotoCorp, ICICI Bank and Yes Bank were the top five gainers among the Sensex stocks on Thursday.

Shares of Yes Bank jumped 3.36 pct to the day’s high of Rs. 354 ahead of its Q-3 earnings, while stocks of HDFC Bank rose 2.32% to hit an all-time peak of Rs. 1,935.

Shares of UltraTech Cement, Adani Ports SEZ, Yes Bank and Bharti Airtel will be watched ahead of their respective third-quarter earnings scheduled today.

 

Nifty gainers and losers

12 Jan (Friday) Sensex up 104 points, metal and capital goods shares rose

Sensex Nifty up Live Market- Sensex, Nifty edged higher in early trade Friday hitting new record highs on continued buying by retail investors amid strong global cues. Shares of Coal India, Axis Bank and ICICI Bank were top gainers, while Infosys, TCS and Power Grid fell in the early trading.

The BSE Sensex traded higher by 104.62 points to 34,608 levels, while the NSE Nifty-50 rose 30.80 points to 10,682 in later morning hours.

Except IT sector, all other BSE sectoral indices were moving in the green, out of the metal index gained the most by 0.71%, capital goods 0.61%, infrastructure 0.56% and banking stock 0.47%, however, IT index was down 0.1%.

Major Sensex gainers include ICICI Bank, HDFC, Larsen & Toubro, Kotak Mahindra Bank and Reliance Industries whereas the major losers were PowerGrid, IndusInd Bank, YES Bank and Infosys.

Shares of TCS fell 1.1 percent to Rs. 2762 after the company reported weaker earnings in its segments.

Shares of Infosys Ltd inched up 0.01 percent to Rs. 1,075.75 ahead of its Q3 earnings due later today.

January 02, 2018, Stocks in the news for Tuesday, Eicher, Idea Cellular, JMFL

Bombay Stock Exchange The following companies ‘stocks will be in focus during trade today based on latest stock in news and developments:
Eicher: Eicher Motors Limited’s stock will be in focus today as Royal Enfield’s December sales up 17 percent at 66968 units against 57398 units. Total exports up 48 percent at 1,601 units against 1082 units, year-0n-year.

Thermax:: Thermax Limited bags Rs. 327 crore order from a public-sector company based in Western India for a Boiler Turbine Generator package on EPC basis.

IdeaCellular:: Idea Cellular Limited is set to consider a fund raising proposal on Thursday, January 4, 2018

JMFL:: JM Financial Limited seeks shareholder’s approval to raise Rs. 650 crore.

Prestige Estates:: Prestige Estates Projects Limited to buy Capitaland’s stake in different companies for Rs.342.00 crore.
GAIL: GAIL India Limited commissions India’s second largest roof-top solar PV at Patna, (UP).

Sensex, Nifty record highs, RCom shares gain, Investment Advice in Intraday

stock market investment Key indices opened little higher on Friday with Sensex and Nifty nearing their respective all time highs. The BSE Sensex gained 170.69 points to open at 34,018.72 and the NSE Nifty added 45.25 points to open at 10,523.15 in the later morning hours.

Shares of Tata Steel, Power Grid, Larsen & Toubro, Adani Ports, SBI, Sun Pharma, NTPC, Axis Bank were the major gainers, while shares of Wipro, ICICI Bank, and M&M lost up to 0.2% on Friday.

Shares Reliance Communication (RCom) jumped 21% as the company reportedly plans to sell its

wireless infrastructure assets, spectrum, tower etc’to Reliance Jio Infocomm. The stock of RCom has more than tripled in the last one week.

The NSE Nifty Metal Index rose 0.6 percent, tracking higher global commodity prices. All the sectoral indices of NSE were trading in green with Nifty PSU Bank, Nifty Pharma, Nifty FMCG, Nifty Auto leading the charge.

The Indian rupee was trading a bit higher against US at 64.03 per dollar, up 0.08 percent from its Thursday’s close of 64.08.

Top Ten Stock Trading Tips, SEBI Registered Investment Advisory Company

SEBI Registered stock advisory company Share markets opened little higher on its opening Thursday with Sensex & Nifty beginning in the green ahead of the expiry of Future & Option contracts today. BSE Sensex traded higher by 0.05 points to 33,911.86, while the NSE Nifty-50 rose 7.05 points to 10,497.80 in the later morning hours.

Shares of State bank of India, Sun Pharma, Tata Steel, Dr Reddy’s, Coal India, HDFC, HDFC Bank and Hindustan Unilever gained up to 1 percent while Yes Bank, Axis Bank, Hero MotoCorp, TCS, Bajaj Auto and Kotak Mahindra Bank lost up to 0.75%. The stock of RCom rose 19.86% to the day’s peak of Rs 34.4 on NSE while it rose 15.65% to the day’s high of Rs 33.24 on BSE.

Metal stock rise on NSE, the Nifty Metal Index rose 1 percent in early trade tracking higher global commodity prices. Global copper prices rose overnight to their maximum levels in 3 years following strong import numbers from China. Shares of Hindustan Copper Limited rose over 5 percent.

Banking stocks trading lower led by Axis Bank, which was fell 1 percent after market regulator SEBI directed the Bank to conduct an inquiry into leakage of its April -June earnings.