Sensex trades above 34,900, Nifty near 10,760, IT stocks rise

stock market upMarket 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.

Monday high- Sensex jumps 209 pts, Nifty hits 10,700 for first time

Sensex Nifty highKey indices moved on a higher note on Monday with Sensex & Nifty hitting all-new record peaks on the back of Q3 earnings hopes and positive global cues.

The BSE Sensex spiked 238.64 points at 34,831.03 while NSE Nifty added 67.75 at 10,749 in the late morning, for the first time ever. It is hoped all through this week, the stock markets are expected to be guided by the third-quarter earnings of major companies like HDFC Bank, ITC Ltd, Wipro Ltd, Kotak Mahindra Bank, Bharti Airtel and Yes Bank etc.

The stock of ICICI Bank extended the gains rising 3.29% to the day’s high of Rs 328.05 while HDFC shares rose 2% to the day’s high of Rs 1,796.7 after the company approved raising up to Rs 13,000 crore in its banking arm.

Shares of ICICI Bank, HDFC, Power Grid, Wipro, TCS, RIL, and SBI were the major gainers IN Sensex while Bharti Airtel and IndusInd Bank traded a little lower.

Infosys shares rose 1.26 percent to a fresh 52-week high of Rs 1092.05 after the company on Friday reported a rise of 38.22 percent in the net profit to Rs 5129 crore for the Oct –Dec quarter for the current fiscal.

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.

Stock Market News : Sensex, Nifty cut initial gains ahead of WPI inflation data

stock market up Sensex and Nifty opened a slight higher on Thursday as the US Fed Reserve overnight raised interest rates by 25 bps. The BSE Sensex trades up by 11.78 points at 33,064.82, while the NSE Nifty-50 rose 6.30 points to 10,199.25 in late morning hours.

Shares of Mahindra and Mahindra, DR Reddy’s Lab, Infosys, Asian Paints, ONGC, Lupin were the major gainers on Sensex today, rising up to 1.43% while Tata Consultancy Service, HDFC, Kotak Mahindra Bank, Hindustan Unilever Limited, lost up to 1.17%.

The index heavyweights like HDFC, TCS, ICICI Bank and Kotak Mahindra Bank contributed the mainly to the Sensex losses, while Infosys & HDFC Bank helped to reduce the losses.

Shares of Tata Communications Limited rose 5 percent to Rs. 730 after the it has approved proposal to demerge around 773 acres surplus land of govt through special purpose vehicle company Hemisphere Properties Limited.

The rupee rose against the US dollar; it opened at 64.32 per dollar and was trading at 64.28 a dollar, up 0.24 percent from its last close of 64.44.

Weekly Stock Watch: Market gains on upbeat global cues; Nifty records biggest weekly gain

stocks weekly reports Indian shares jumped for a second consecutive session on Friday amid expectations the ruling BJP would win state elections in Gujarat beginning this weekend. The BSE Sensex ended 0.91% higher at 33,250.30. The index posted its biggest weekly gain since early November, climbing 1.27% this week. The wider NSE Nifty closed up 0.97% at 10,265.65, rising 1.42% this week, its biggest since late October.

Nifty made good weekly recovery and gained nearly 1.5%, providing some respite to the market players. Nifty Auto Index also traded with positive bias and settled after gaining 1.5%. Nifty Auto Index also traded with positive bias and settled after gaining one and half percent.

Mahindra and Mahindra, Ashok Leyland, Bajaj Auto and Maruti Suzuki are seeing for fresh buying.
Bank stocks rose after RBI kept policy rates steady after monetary policy review on Wednesday, 6 Dec 2017. HDFC Bank rose 1.74%, SBI rose 0.19% and Axis Bank edged higher by 1.66%.

As the Best Weekly performance, FMCG index rose 2.5%), Auto Sector rose 0.6%, Information Technology stocks advanced higher by 0.5%, Energy stocks up 0.3% and Infrastructure sector edged higher by 0.2%.

The Worst Weekly Performers include Pharma index down by 1.5%, Metal index down by 0.9%, Realty down 0.7% and Media edged lower by 0.2%.