30 Nov Stock Market Update: Market slips lower in early trade

Sensex nifty down Key benchmark indices slipped in the early morning trade on Thursday due to market movements seemed to have turned negative ahead of India’s GDP growth data which is due today later evening. The stocks of State Bank of India, Kotak Mahindra Bank, Axis Bank, Reliance Industries, Bharti Airtel traded in the red in early trade. 

At 10.35 am, the BSE Sensex traded lower by 252.09 points at 33,350.67, while the NSE Nifty 50 fell 76.50 points to 10,284.80.

Jewellery stocks such as Tara Jewels fell 8.3%, Gitanjali Gems fell 2.4%, PC Jeweller declined 1.8%, among others; while stocks of Healthcare Global rose 5 percent.

Shares of Bajaj Auto and Dr Reddy’s Laboratories were the major gainers on Sensex, rising up over 1 percent while State Bank of India, Axis Bank, Kotak Mahindra Bank, Reliance (RIL) Adani Ports, lost up to 1.7 percent.

Most of the Asian shares also sunk in the early morning session today after the US technology barometer index lost nearly 1 percent on Wednesday.

The rupee goes down 24 paise at 64.55 versus the US dollar in the morning ahead of the Sept quarter GDP data.

11 Sept Monday News- Stocks of Auto companies rise post GST council meet

auto share high

Shares of auto firms were trading higher in early trade, Monday, due to Indian car companies sounded relieved after the GST Council has raised the vehicle cess on Saturday, by less than the maximum possible, though luxury auto companies were more cautious in their assessment of the new rates. 

In the early hours today, the Nifty Auto index was trading 0.62% up at 10,846 while Tata Motors DVR was up 1.24%, Mahindra & Mahindra (M&M) was up 0.86% and Maruti Suzuki BSE 1.03 % rose 0.72%. 

The GST Council meet held on Saturday left untouched the rates on small cars and hybrid vehicles. But mid-sized cars attract a cess i.e, 2% points higher.

Meantime, M&M, Motor India Ltd, Toyota Kirloskar Audi India, Jaguar Land Rover and Mercedes-Benz are planning to pass on the increased cess to buyers, 

At 10.20 am, the BSE Sensex is trading at 31,846 up 158 points, while Nifty is trading at 9,983 up 48 points. A total of 55 stocks clocked a fresh 52-week high in trade today, while 11 stocks registered a new 52-week low on the NSE.