Sensex and Nifty peak fresh record high, Idea Cellular gains

stock market trading up Share markets opened marginally higher on Friday on positive economic cues. The BSE Sensex was up 170.16 points or 0.50% at 34,139.80. The NSE Nifty-50 index was up 46.25 points or 0.44% at 10,551.05 in the later morning hours.

Shares Idea Cellular limited rose on the back of fundraising plans that involves raising Rs 3250 crore by selling shares on a preferential basis.

Shares of Maruti Suzuki, Yes Bank, Adani Ports, TCS, Tata Steel, Bharti Airtel gained up to 2.25% and were among the top gainers of Sensex stocks. The heavyweight shares such as TCS, Infosys, Maruti Suzuki, HDFC Bank, ITC, L&T, Yes Bank, HDFC, and contributed the most to the Sensex upsurge.

The Nifty Metal Index rose higher, led by gains in shares of Hindalco Industries and Vedanta, over 1 percent, tracking the overnight rise in global metal prices.

The Indian rupee gained more strength, ending at a fresh 2½ year high against the US dollar on Thursday. The rupee opened down by 5 paise at 63.58, but very swiftly pared the morning losses and added 16 paise to hit a day’s high of 63.37 vs the US dollar.

01 Nov Wednesday Sensex rises above 33,500, Nifty crosses 10,400

stock market high Stock markets are open higher led by India’s ‘Ease of doing Business’ ranking in the World Bank’s report. At 10.15 am the Nifty 50 rose 99.15 points to a fresh record high of 10,434, while the BSE Sensex also hit a lifetime high of 33,589.82 by 376.69 points on Wednesday. The Indian rupee opened at 6-week high v/s dollar.

Shares of Tech Mahindra and Hero MotoCorp will be in watch out today ahead of their Q2 earnings. The other corporates which are also scheduled to state their Q-2 profits includes Apollo Tyres Ltd, Greaves Cotton Ltd, Godrej Consumer Products, Hexaware, JSW Energy, Shriram Transport Finance, Max India Ltd, Tourism Finance Cropn and TVS Motors Ltd.

Inter Globe Aviation Limited’s stock rose 2.2% to Rs. 1271.35 after the company has reported a 294% increase in net profit to Rs. 551.55 crore

Stocks of Syndicate Bank rose 10% to Rs. 90.65 after the bank unveiled a net profit of Rs.105.24 crore from Rs 82.42 crore a year ago.

India’s ranked in the World Bank ease of doing business survey-2018 making a record 30 to 100 notches, as a range of regulatory policy reforms.