Sensex rallies 345 pts, Nifty nears 10,900; Banking stocks gain

stock market highIndia’s share markets extended the session at fresh lifetime highs tracking global cues, and after media report that the govt is allowing 100 percent FDI in the banking sector. The BSE Sensex gained 344.69 points at 35,426.51 while NSE Nifty added 78 points to mark the new high of 10,866.50 on Thursday, later morning.

The value buying in the shares such as ICICI Bank, HDFCs, SBI, ITC, Axis Bank, HUL, L&T and Yes Bank led the key equity indices to fresh record peaks.

Banking stocks gained after media reports that the govt considered allowing 100 percent FDI in the banking sector. Effectively, ICICI Bank, SBI, HDFC Bank, Yes Bank, Axis Bank, PNB, Federal Bank, Bank of Baroda, Indusind Bank rose in different extents.

Shares of SBI, HDFC Bank, Hero MotoCorp, ICICI Bank and Yes Bank were the top five gainers among the Sensex stocks on Thursday.

Shares of Yes Bank jumped 3.36 pct to the day’s high of Rs. 354 ahead of its Q-3 earnings, while stocks of HDFC Bank rose 2.32% to hit an all-time peak of Rs. 1,935.

Shares of UltraTech Cement, Adani Ports SEZ, Yes Bank and Bharti Airtel will be watched ahead of their respective third-quarter earnings scheduled today.

 

Nifty gainers and losers

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.

12 Jan (Friday) Sensex up 104 points, metal and capital goods shares rose

Sensex Nifty up Live Market- Sensex, Nifty edged higher in early trade Friday hitting new record highs on continued buying by retail investors amid strong global cues. Shares of Coal India, Axis Bank and ICICI Bank were top gainers, while Infosys, TCS and Power Grid fell in the early trading.

The BSE Sensex traded higher by 104.62 points to 34,608 levels, while the NSE Nifty-50 rose 30.80 points to 10,682 in later morning hours.

Except IT sector, all other BSE sectoral indices were moving in the green, out of the metal index gained the most by 0.71%, capital goods 0.61%, infrastructure 0.56% and banking stock 0.47%, however, IT index was down 0.1%.

Major Sensex gainers include ICICI Bank, HDFC, Larsen & Toubro, Kotak Mahindra Bank and Reliance Industries whereas the major losers were PowerGrid, IndusInd Bank, YES Bank and Infosys.

Shares of TCS fell 1.1 percent to Rs. 2762 after the company reported weaker earnings in its segments.

Shares of Infosys Ltd inched up 0.01 percent to Rs. 1,075.75 ahead of its Q3 earnings due later today.

Sensex rises 143 points, Nifty near 10,500, RIL, SBI, ICICI Bank top gainers

stock trading tips India’s share markets extended gains to open higher on Wednesday on positive global cues, with Sensex & Nifty inching up by 0.3 percent.

The BSE Sensex was trading 143 points at a high of 33,955.21 and NSE Nifty added 51.65 points to mark the day’s high at 10,493.85.

Shares of Reliance Industries, Adani Ports, Bharti Airtel, ICICI Bank, SBI, Yes Bank, HUL,  Tata Steel were the major gainers among the Sensex stocks while Infosys, Dr Reddy’s, HDFC Bank, ONGC, Asian Paints, Tata Motors slipped upto 2 percent. The heavyweight stocks such as Reliance Industries, ICICI Bank, TCS, ITC, SBI, Larsen and Toubro contributed the most to the Sensex gains.

Metal stocks continued to keep up momentum on the back of rising global commodity prices. The Nifty Metal index advanced 0.8 percent in early trade, led by over 1 percent rise in shares of Vedanta Limited and Tata Steel Limited.

Meanwhile, the Indian rupee rose the 4-day rising streak on Wednesday. The domestic currency made a top of 63.50 per US dollar on Wednesday, and was trading down 2 paise at 63.50 against the US dollar.

Sensex rallies over 170 points, Nifty hits at 10,480

share market up Benchmark indices were trading marginally higher on fresh spell of buying after new data indicated to steady growth in the U.S economy. The shares of Tata Motors, L&T and ONGC rose, while the shares of Coal India and Power Grid fell.

The BSE index Sensex was up 178.85 points at 33,935.13 and the NSE index Nifty 50 index was up 42.60 points at 10,482.90 in later morning hours.

Top five Sensex gainers include stocks of ONGC, Maruti, Bharti Airtel, M&M and Tata Motors, while the major losers were Coal India, Hero MotoCorp, Bajaj Auto and IndusInd Bank.

Shares of oil companies such as ONGC rose 2.13%, GAIL India rose 1.09% and Castrol India rose 0.91% were trading up in later morning hours, keeping the BSE Oil and Gas index in the green zone. On the other hand, shares of BPCL (Bharat Petroleum Corporation) down 0.33% during the time. 

The Indian domestic currency rupee on Friday opened little changed versus the U.S dollar. It rupee was trading at 64.05 per dollar, up 0.02 percent from its last day’s close of 64.06. The Ten-year bond yield was at 7.210 percent, compared to its last close of 7.214%.