Weekly Market snapshots: Market posts Sixth weekly straight gains

stock investment Share Markets scaled fresh all time highs in the week ended day on Friday, 12 January 2018, led by financials and energy stocks, since investors expected the monthly inflation data for clues on the central bank`s monetary policy. The BSE Sensex rose 88.90 points to close at new high of 34,592.39 while the Nifty-50 jumped up 30.05 points to record 10,681.25.

This was the 6th weekly straight gain for the domestic benchmarks. During the week, the Sensex gained 438.54 pts, or 1.28%, whereas the Nifty-50 rose 122.40 pts, or 1.15%. The Nifty50 surpassed its previous record closing of 10,651.20 hit on Thursday.

Optimistic trade in global market and hopes of revival in the first half domestic corporate earnings from is upholding the healthy sentiment.

Domestic institutional investors have bought equities to the tune of Rs 7.70 billion, while FPIs sold shares worth Rs 6.24 billion on net basis on Thursday, as per data.

Shares of TCS slipped 0.56% after the Company on Thursday reported a 3.6% fall in net profit for the Q3 at Rs 6,531 crore. The other IT major Infosys Ltd posted a 38.3% growth in consolidated net profit to Rs 5,129 crore for the Oct – Dec quarter of 2017-18.

In the Sensex pack, ICICI Bank emerged as the top performer with a rise of 2.63%, followed by Maruti Suzuki at 1.27%. Other major gainers included ONGC, Reliance, Dr Reddy’s Laboratories, HDFC Ltd, Larsen and Toubro, IndusInd Bank, Tata Motors and Mahindra and Mahindra, rising by up to 1.26%.

The rise in sector-wise, the oil and gas rose 0.69%, banking sector 0.50%, capital goods 0.48%, metal sector 0.45%, auto 0.28%,, infrastructure 0.14% and IT 0.03%.

Weekly Review of Stock, for the week ended 22 December, 2017

share market weekly reports The Stock Market rallied in the week ended Friday, 22 Dec 2017, on the back of BJP winning effect in Gujarat and HP together with strong global markets, boosted the indices to register new life-high levels. The BSE Sensex and the Nifty 50 index closed at record highs.

The Sensex opened the week at 33,364 and made a peak of 33,964 & a low of 32,595 closing the week at 33, 940. Thus it closed with the weekly gain of 478 points on the other hand, the Nifty opened the week at 10,263 & made a peak of 10,501, reached the bottom of 10,074 and closed the week at 10,493. Thus the Nifty closed with the weekly gain of 160 points.

Key Stock movements during the Week: Moving on the key stocks, ICICI Bank spurted 4.27% at Rs 316.40. The bank’s subsidiary ICICI Securities has filed a DRHP with Sebi for an IPO of up to 6.44 cr equity shares.

HDFC Bank was up 0.23% at Rs 1,877.35 after banks said for raising of funds up to Rs 24,000 crore, while IndusInd Bank dropped 1.85% at Rs 1,648.85 on bank’s amalgamation of Bharat Financial Inclusion.

Wipro rose 3.9% at Rs 301.10 on its announcement of partnership with Headspin. Stocks of Bharti Airtel rose 2.33% at Rs 531.05 on its entering into a pact with Millicom Cellular, while Hero MotoCorp surged 7.72% at Rs 3,772.20.

Dr Reddy’s fell 1.64% at Rs 2,333.05. Coal India was down 1.86% at Rs 266.  The HDFC was down 0.84% at Rs 1,708.35 on its approval of raising funds by issuing equity shares of Rs 13000 crore.

Best Stock Weekly Review: Market logs strong gains through the week

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Weekly Update- Indian stocks logged strong gains in the week ended Friday, 15 Sept 2017 led by gains in pharma and auto stocks. The BSE Small-Cap and BSE Mid-Cap indices outperformed the Sensex during the week. While the BSE MidCap advanced 217.99 points or 1.38% to settle at 15,972.74, the SmallCap index gained 362.56 pts or 2.22% to settle at 16,687.76.

In the week ended the Sensex rose 585.09 pts or 1.85 percent to settle at 32,272.61. The NSE Nifty index rose 150.60 points or 1.52 percent to settle at 10,085.40.

All through the previous five days, the Sensex had gained 524.44 points on solid global cues on receding concerns on North Korea and sustained buying by domestic investors.

On the macro front, the yearly rate of inflation, based on monthly WPI, figured provisionally at 3.24% for August 2017, corresponding to 1.88% in July 2017 and 1.09% in August 2016, as per data which was announced on Friday, 14 Sept 2017.

The price of Oil soared to their highest weekly rise since on higher demand forecasts and the recommence of refineries in US. The OPEC this week predicted higher demand for its oil in 2018 and pointed to cues of a tighter global market.