The NSE Nifty was quoting at 5,959 up 37 points over the previous close. It earlier touched a day’s high of 5,969 and a day’s low of 5938. It opened at 5,943.
Even the BSE Mid-Cap and the Small-Cap index have added marginal 0.4% and 0.6% respectively.
Realty, IT, TECk, Auto, Consumer Durables, Oil and Gas, Capital Goods, Bankex, PSU and Healthcare, are the gainers. Metal, FMCG and Power indices are currently losing on BSE.
HCL Technologies(3.4%), I D F C(2.6%), Tata Motors(2.6%), JP Associates(2.3%), TCS(2.1%), Bharti Airtel(1.8%), H D F C(1.8%), Ambuja Cem (1.7%), M&M(1.3%), Infosys(1.3%) and ICICI Bank(1.1%) are among gainers in Sensex and Nifty.
Bajaj Auto(-1.3%), Dr Reddy's Labs(-1.0%), Lupin(-0.9%), Reliance Infra(-0.8%), DLF(-0.7%), Maruti Suzuki(-0.6%), Hind. Unilever(-0.6%), Gail India(-0.6%), Hindalco(-0.5%), Sterlite(0.5%) and Tata Power(-0.4%), are among losers in Sensex and Nifty.
Motherson Sumi is up 5.3% after the Board approved QIP of up to 4.41 crore shares. Boards okayed preferential issue of up to 1.47 crore shares to promoters. The stock is currently trading at Rs. 200.65 up by Rs.10.20 or 5.3%. It touched a high of Rs.201.20 and a low of Rs. 192.90. Total traded quantity at the counter stood at 1.5 lakh.
Opto Circuits (India) Ltd, stock charged up 5% after the medical equipment and interventional devices manufacturer declared the results for the December 2012 quarter. The Group has posted a net profit of Rs. 1.13bn for the quarter ended December 31, 2012 as compared to Rs. 1.25bn for the corresponding quarter last year, down by 9.4%. Total Income has increased from Rs. 6.07bn for the quarter ended December 31, 2011 to Rs. 6.23bn for the quarter ended December 31, 2012.
Stock is currently trading at Rs. 71 up by 3.95 or 5.9%. It touched a high of Rs.71.40 and a low of Rs.67 in the intraday trade at BSE on Thursday. Total traded quantity at the counter stood at4.68 lakh.
Tata Motors Ltd. owned Jaguar Land Rover (JLR), the manufacturer of Luxury sports saloons and sports cars reported an increase of 32% in global sales for January at 34,877 units. January sales went up across major markets with 46% in 24% in North America, 74% increase in China, Asia Pacific, 33 % in the UK, and 10% up in Europe reported JLR. . It touched a high of Rs.312 and a low of Rs. 307. Total traded quantity at the counter stood at 2.31lakh. Sales of the Land Rover brand were up 31%, at 29,118 vehicles. Land Rover sales clocked record sales for the month of January in all major geographies and markets including including the UK, USA and Germany, reports said. Sales for the Jaguar brand in the month of January stood at 5,759 vehicles up almost 40%, sales were up 70 & for XJ model of Jaguar brand, 37% up in XF –the company reported that Jaguar sales increased in all major markets.
Tata Motors Ltd. stock was seen wizzing past the gains clocked by the BSE Sensex in the morning session trade on BSE Thursday. The stock revved up 3.1% or Rs.3.10 currently trading at Rs.307.65. It touched a high of Rs.312 and a low of Rs. 307. Total traded quantity at the counter stood at 2.31lakh.
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Trends in FII flows: The FIIs were net buyers of Rs6.04bn in the cash segment on Tuesday, while the domestic institutional investors (DIIs) were net sellers of Rs4.12bn, as per the provisional figures released by the NSE.
The foreign funds were net buyers of Rs13.68bn in the cash segment on Monday, according to the SEBI figures.