Sensex and Nifty peak fresh record high, Idea Cellular gains

stock market trading up Share markets opened marginally higher on Friday on positive economic cues. The BSE Sensex was up 170.16 points or 0.50% at 34,139.80. The NSE Nifty-50 index was up 46.25 points or 0.44% at 10,551.05 in the later morning hours.

Shares Idea Cellular limited rose on the back of fundraising plans that involves raising Rs 3250 crore by selling shares on a preferential basis.

Shares of Maruti Suzuki, Yes Bank, Adani Ports, TCS, Tata Steel, Bharti Airtel gained up to 2.25% and were among the top gainers of Sensex stocks. The heavyweight shares such as TCS, Infosys, Maruti Suzuki, HDFC Bank, ITC, L&T, Yes Bank, HDFC, and contributed the most to the Sensex upsurge.

The Nifty Metal Index rose higher, led by gains in shares of Hindalco Industries and Vedanta, over 1 percent, tracking the overnight rise in global metal prices.

The Indian rupee gained more strength, ending at a fresh 2½ year high against the US dollar on Thursday. The rupee opened down by 5 paise at 63.58, but very swiftly pared the morning losses and added 16 paise to hit a day’s high of 63.37 vs the US dollar.

Investment Advisory, Stock Indices open flat, PSU banks rise, IT companies slip

happy new year Sensex, Nifty started the New Year 2018 on a subdued note, opening flat due to lack of major triggers in the morning session. The BSE Sensex was trading at 34,085, up 28.59 points, while the Nifty 50 was ruling at 10,534.55, up 3.85 points in later morning hours. The BSE Midcap & Small-cap indices were up 0.4% and 0.5%, respectively.

Shares of I.T companies pressured to profit booking, as the Nifty IT index slipped 0.5 percent in early trade, led by near 1 percent losses in Tech Mahindra, TCS and Wipro stocks.

Shares of IndiaBulls Housing Finance rose 3%, SBI rose 0.79%, Indian Oil Corporation rose 0.78%), BPCL rose 0.73% and Airtel gained 0.63% as the top gainers on Nifty50, whereas shares of Infratel, Wipro, TCS, Hindalco and Bajaj Auto were the top losers in today’s trade.

The Nifty PSU Bank index rose 0.4 percent, led by shares of Bank of India, which spiked 4% on Rs22.6-billion capital infusion, while Shares of automobile companies were mostly mixed as the auto sector companies unveil their sales figures of December month, later today.

Sensex above 33,700, Nifty at 10,450 mark, HDFC Bank, Sun Pharma lead

sensex up, nifty above India’s Best Stock Advisory
The key indices erased their opening gains and were being traded flat due to lack of directions from global markets. The BSE index Sensex was down 1.12 points at 33,776.26 and the 50-share NSE index Nifty was up 7.4 points at 10,45.60 in the later morning hours.

Sun Pharma gained 1.76%, L&T up 1.37%, Hero MotoCorp rose 1.32%, Tata Steel up 0.74% and HDFC rose 0.7%, as the top Sensex gainers while M&M, ICICI Bank, HUL, Infosys and IndusInd Bank were the major losers.

Shares of RCom gained 4 percent today after a report said that Reliance Jio Infocomm leads the race to acquire the company’s assets.

BSE realty index rose 3.01%, followed by metal 0.75%, infrastructure 0.69% and capital goods 0.64%, while banking index fell 0.34%, auto 0.3% and PSU 0.18%.

PSU Bank, Auto, Realty and Bank Nifty Index are the top losers on the NSE, while Nifty Media, Pharma and Metal Index were the top gainers.

Among specific stocks, stocks of Varun Beverages Limited rose 7 percent as the company has entered into a binding accord with PepsiCo to acquire franchisee rights.

Shares of Repro India gained in third straight session rising 3 percent after a promoter bought stake in the company.

Sensex, Nifty open on a flat note due to weak macro-economic data

SENSEX Nifty BUY SELL Sensex & Nifty opened lower tracking Asian cues, as Asian markets were trading lower ahead of U.S Fed Reserve’s policy results later today. The BSE Sensex was trading at 33,17696, down 51 points, while the broader Nifty 50 was ruling at 10,228, up by 12 points in the late morning hours.

GAIL India, Bharti Airtel and ONGC are the top gainers, while ITC, Adani Ports and Vedanta Ltd lost the most both on Sensex and Nifty in the morning hours
Shares of Yes Bank fell 0.24 percent. The bank said it has been allocated 9.40 lakh equity shares under the anchor investor portion to the IPO.

Shares of Bharti Airtel Limited rose 1.8 percent as global private equity firm Warburg Pincus will pick 20 percent equity shares in Bharti Airtel’s DTH arm, while shares of Wipro Ltd rose 0.09 percent at Rs 287.45. 

Oil prices surged in early Asian trade on Wednesday as industry data indicated a considerable drawdown in US. Crude stockpiles, while The Indian rupee opened at 64.52 per dollar and was trading at 64, down 0.25% from its Tuesday’s close of 64.41.

28 Nov Sensex, Nifty open lower on Tuesday, R-Com shares falls

Sensex Nifty falls Sensex & Nifty started little changed on Tuesday on a flat note with negative bias. At 10.30 am, the BSE Sensex was lower by 15.68 points at 33,708.76, while the NSE Nifty 50 fell 3.30 points to 10,396.25.

Shares of Reliance Communications (RCom) fell 7 percent after China Dev Bank has become the first lender to charge a case against Reliance Communications under the Insolvency & Bankruptcy Code

Shares of Eris Life sciences gain on outperform by 3.5% after brokerage firm Credit Suisse has initiated outperform rating with a price target of Rs. 770 a share.

The Indian rupee followed the stock market trend, dropping 7 paise at 64.57 versus the US dollar in the early trade.

Shares of Maruti Suzuki, Cipla, HDFC, Bajaj Auto, Adani Ports and Axis Bank, were the major gainers today in early hours, rising up to 0.7% while Power Grid, ONGC, ITC, NTPC, ICICI Bank, Asian Paints were laggards up to 1.6%.