Indian stock markets opened a little bit higher on Tuesday following the cues of higher US markets. Later the indices slowly turned flat At 10.35 am, the BSE Sensex is trading at 33,664 levels, down by 66 points, while NSE Nifty is trading at 10,426 levels down by 25 points. Except the FMCG and IT index all the other sectoral indices are in the red. The Indian rupee is trading at 64.73 to the U.S Dollar in the morning hours.
Stock Focus today:-
GlaxoSmithKline, Cipla, Bharat Heavy Electrical Ltd, Future Retail Ltd, VIP Industries Ltd, Jyothy Lab Ltd and Thermax are some of the companies that will release their Q2 earnings on Tuesday, 7 Nov 2017.
Muthoot Capital Service Ltd launched Qualified Institutional Placement to raise Rs 200 crore. The Price band is fixed at Rs 601-610 per share.
Everstone Group has agreed to acquire Kenstar, air conditioners and home appliances, from Century Appliances Ltd, an associate of the Videocon Group.
Tata Chemicals Limited sells its non-bulk phosphates business to IRC Agro-chemicals for Rs. 375 cr, which involves sale of the fertilizer biz, the assets attached to it as well as the company’s Haldia plant.
Just Dial’s net profit rose 26.47% to Rs 37.46 crore on 3.97% rise in total income to Rs 214.52 crore in Sept 2017 year on year.
Bank of Maharashtra reviewed its marginal cost of funds based lending rates (MCLR) with effect from 7 November 2017.