Indices have come off their highs as traders exit some
of their long positions on the last day of F&O settlement.
Asian markets remain mostly firm while Europe has opened
is trading higher by 28 points at 12651 at 01.10 PM.
is now trading higher by 5 points at 3662.
has rallied after a firm opening and is now trading nearly
3.5 per cent higher. ICICI Bank is holding on to gains
of over 2 per cent. HDFC Bank has gained further and is
trading 2 per cent higher.
has also moved up and is trading nearly 3 per cent higher.
SAIL is the other gainer among metals, trading more than
1.5 per cent higher.
has also moved up more than 2 per cent. Maruti is trading
flat after results announcement.
capital goods stocks, ABB and Suzlon continue to trade
with around 2 per cent gains.
has rallied nearly 5 per cent after the company announced
a doubling of net profits for the latest reporting quarter.
is the best performer among tech stocks, having gained
over 1.5 per cent. Infosys is holding on to gains of well
over a per cent.
marketing stocks have lost further ground. HPCL remains
the worst performer among index stocks, down more than
4 per cent. BPCL has slipped more than 3.5 per cent.
Petroleum is the major loser in oil & gas stocks,
down 8 per cents.
Auto has declined further and is down more than 2.5 per
cent while Hero Honda remains weak by more than 1.5 per
cent. TVS Suzuki has slumped nearly 8.5 per cent after
Airways has also lost further ground and is down more
than 1.5 per cent.
stocks HLL and ITC are down around 1.5 per cent each.
stocks Ranbaxy and Glaxo remain weak with losses of around
1.5 per cent each.
is the other major loser, down more than 2 per cent.
and small caps are holding on to their mid-morning levels.
The NSE mid-cap index is now trading with gains of over
0.1 per cent. BSE mid-cap index is trading 0.45 per cent
higher and the small-cap index is trading with gains of
0.6 per cent. Market breadth on the NSE remains positive
in early afternoon trades with nearly 1.5 stocks advancing
for every declining stock.
Financial Services, DCM Shriram Consolidated, Talbros
Automotive, Dolphin Offshore, DCM and Ruby Mills remain
locked in the 10 per cent upper circuits.
Card Clothing, Peninsula Land and ITD Cementation are
among the major mid-cap gainers.
Industries, Khaitan Electricals, Easun Reyrolle, Softpro,
Lyka Labs, Nocil and Hitech Gear are the major mid-cap