Sensex & Nifty open weak ahead of RBI policy; rupee falls against USD

stock market down Stock Tips – Sensex, Nifty opened lower on Wednesday before the outcome RBI’s bi-monthly policy meeting due later today. At 11 am, BSE Sensex lost 68.78 points to 32,735.66 while NSE Nifty dropped 29.30 points at 10,088.95. The Indian rupee falls 6 paise to 64.44 against the U.S dollar at the interbank FX market ahead of the result of RBI’s monetary policy.

Shares of Reliance Industries cut the losses of key indices whereas, HDFC Bank, State Bank of India, ICICI Bank, ITC, HDFC dragged.

Shares of Infosys Ltd, Coal India Ltd, Kotak Mahindra Bank and Sun Pharma were the only major gainers on Sensex after Reliance, rose up to 0.6 percent while SBI, Tata Steel, Hero MotoCorp, Bajaj Auto and ITC traded in red.

In Nifty-50 pack, shares of Tech Mahindra, Reliance Industries, Infosys, Kotak Mahindra Bank and Zee Entertainment were the top gainers, while Hindalco Vedanta, Tata Steel, Bajaj Auto and Eicher were the top losers in today’s trade.

Sensex, Nifty open marginally higher, Infosys shares rise

stock market up The key indices opened the session on a flat note since traders remained cautious ahead of Sept-quarter GDP data to be released on Thursday.

At 10.40 Am., the BSE index Sensex was up 31.91 points at 33,650.50 and the NSE Nifty 50 index was up 8.90 points at 10,379.15.

Shares of Oil and Natural Gas Corporation, Coal India, Reliance Industries, Dr Reddy’s Lab, ITC, NTPC, Infosys gained up to 1.7% while Axis bank and HDFC dragged the most, lost up to 1.2 percent each. The heavyweight shares of Reliance, ITC and Infosys contributed the most to the Sensex gains, whereas a fall in HDFC twins and Axis Bank cut off most of the gains.

Shares of SREI Infrastructure Finance Ltd rose 2.5 percent to Rs. 111.65 after its subsidiary SREI Equipment Finances files draft red herring prospects with regulator Sebi. The initial offer consists fresh issue of shares worth Rs. 1,100 crore and offer for sale of up to 43.86 lakh shares by SREI Infra.

The Indian rupee depreciated 10 paise to 64.51 against the USD in early trade. Earlier yesterday, it has gained 9 paise to conclude at a fresh two-month high against the US dollar.

Sensex,Nifty hold opening gains, 24 Nov Friday Stock Market Trading News

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The key benchmark indices continued to trade steadily tracking positive domestic as well global cues on Friday. The BSE Sensex rose 90.60 points to 33,678 and the NSE Nifty50 Index rose 34 points to 10,381 at 11:10 hours today.

Shares of Infosys gained over 1.5% on Friday later hours, while stocks of Reliance Industries, Bajaj Auto and Bharti Airtel were trading up over 0.5 percent each. In the Nifty50 pack, shares of IndusInd Bank, Tech Mahindra & Aurobindo Pharma gained over 1 percent each, to help the index keep up the opening gains. In the Nifty index, 40 stocks advanced while 10 stocks declined, on the other hand, Hindustan Unilever, Tata Stee and Adani Ports shed nearly 1% each on Sensex.

Shares of Bata India declined 2% to Rs. 730 following Brokerage firm Motilal Oswal has down-graded the company to sell from buy & kept its price target to Rs. 578 per share, down 23 percent from its previous close.

Shares of RBL Bank Ltd rose 3 percent to Rs. 521.15 after huge block deal. About 5.93 mln shares of the bank changed hands in a block deal, as per media report.

Stock to Watch out, Stock in focus on 10 November 2017

stock market down Stock Market Update: Sensex and Nifty open significantly lower on negative global cues. At 10.30 am, BSE Sensex, was down 25.71 points at 33,225 levels while the NSE Nifty50 index was down 10.85 points at 10,298 levels. Shares of Oil & Gas companies decline, OMCs hit with HPCL and BPCL losing over 1 percent in the early trading hours today. Shares of Tata Motors, RIL, Asian Paints, Axis Bank, TCS, and Adani Ports lost up to 1.5% whereas ONGC socks, ICICI Bank, L&T, SBI, HUL and are rising up to 0.9%.

Stock Movements: Shares of State Bank of India was trading 0.43% higher at Rs 315.1.
Mahindra & Mahindra edged down 0.59% to Rs 1,353.45 ahead of their respective Q2 results today.
Stocks of Divi’s Laboratories Ltd rose 5.1% to Rs. 1061 in the early hours after the company announced in a notice to BSE that the US food & drug regulator has completed evaluation of corrective action.

Shares of Bharat Petroleum Corp fell 1.4% to Rs. 515 prior to its earnings expected to take place later in the day. As per reports, it is expected to post a net profit of Rs2160.10 crore while net sales will be at Rs 59286.20 crore.

Corporate Earnings: The stocks of companies such as Mahindra & Mahindra, MRF, Bharat Petroleum Corporation, Nestle, Balaji Telefilms, Bank of Maharashtra, Motherson Sumi Systems, Sobha, Sun TV, Cochin Shipyard, DLF and Suzlon among others will be in focus today as these companies scheduled to announce their earnings today. 

Rupee Watch: The Indian rupee opened at 65.07 a dollar and was trading at 65.08 against the USD, down 0.23% from its Thursday’s close of 64.94.

Sensex, Nifty Opens in Green; Banking Stocks leads the Trend

sensex nifty upMarket Live- Stock markets in India have opened Friday on a positive note. The BSE Sensex is trading higher by 66.30 points at 33,213.44 while the NSE Nifty is trading higher by 3.30 points at 10.347.10 at 10.40 am today.

Except banking stocks, all sectoral indices have opened the day positively with metal sector and consumer durables leading the pack of gainers. The rupee is trading at 64.79 to the US Dollar.

Bank stocks have opened on a mixed note with Indusind Bank and South Indian Bank being the most active stocks in banking sector. Yes Bank reported a 25% growth in net profit for the Q2 ended Sept 2017 mainly due to a fast growth in advances and a rise in fee income.

Cipla’s U.S. unit gets final FDA nod for generic Renvela tablets with Stock advances over 1 percent, while Sugar company stocks open strong. Dwarikesh Sugar, Dharani Sugar, Dwarikesh Sugar rises 4 percent each.