At 2:16pm (IST), the BSE Sensex was at 17,201, up 57 points over the previous close. It had earlier touched a day’s high of 17,223 and day's low of 17,004. It opened at 17,186.
The NSE Nifty was quoting at 5,219 up 20 point sover the previous close. It had earlier touched a day’s high of 5,225 and a day’s low of 5154. It had opened at 5214.
RIL, Infosys, Wipro, TCS, Tata Power, ONGC, HDFC, Maruti, Cipla, Tata Motors, are among gainers in Sensex and Nifty.
Bharti Airtel, BHEL , SBI, Hero MotoCorp, M&M, Jindal Steel, are among losers in Sensex and Nifty.
The BSE Small-Cap index and BSE Mid-Cap index were trading flat.
FMCG, IT and HC indices are the gainers.
HC, FMCG, Auto, Power, Bankex,Oil and Gas, Realty,Power, Capital Goods, IT, Metal, ,PSU indices are the gainers.
Metal, Bankex and Consumer Durables are the losers.
Key Results Today: Balaji Telefilms, Bhushan Steel, Blue Star, Chennai Petroleum Corporation, Cipla, EID Parry, Elecon Engineering, Godfrey Phillips, GTL, Gujarat Fluorochemicals, Gujarat Mineral Development Corporation, Gujarat Narmada Valley Fertilizers Company, Hexaware Technologies, Hindustan Oil, IDBI Bank, IPCA Lab, Jaiprakash Associates, Karur Vysya Bank, KEC International, Man Industries, Monsanto India, NDTV, Petronet LNG, Phoenix Mills, Radico Khaitan, Silverline Technologies, Swaraj Engines, Titan Industries, Wyeth
Trend in FII flows: The FIIs were net buyers of Rs.9.28bn in the cash segment on Monday while the domestic institutional investors (DIIs) were net sellers of Rs.2.33bn, as per the provisional figures released by the NSE.
The foreign funds were net buyers of Rs.6.42bn in the cash segment on Monday and the mutual funds were net buyers of Rs.828mn on Friday, according to the SEBI figures.
Global Data Watch today: Australia Building Permits (Jun), Japan Labor Cash Earnings (Jun), Australia Private Sector Credit (Jun), Japan Annualized Housing Starts (Jun), Japan Construction Orders (Jun), Japan Housing Starts (Jun), Germany Retail Sales (Jun), France Consumer Spending (Jun), France Producer Prices (Jun), Spain Retail Sales (Jun), Germany Unemployment Rate (Jul), Germany Unemployment Change (Jul), Spain Current Account Balance (May), Italy Unemployment (Jun), Italy Consumer Price Index (Jul), EU Consumer Price Index (Jul), Greece Retail Sales (May), EU Unemployment Rate (Jun), US Personal Income (Jun), US Core Personal Consumption Expenditure – Prices Index (Jun), US Personal Consumption Expenditure - Price Index (Jun), US Personal Spending (Jun), US S&P/Case-Shiller Home Price Indices (May), US Chicago PMI (Jul), US Consumer Confidence (Jul), UK BRC Shop Price Index (Jul), Australia AiG Performance of Manufacturing Index (Jul)