Tata Power gained 1.2%. Tata Power posted a consolidated net profit of Rs 336 crore for the quarter ended on September 30, 2016. It had posted a consolidated net loss of Rs 96 crore in the corresponding quarter last year.
Welspun Corp jumps 15.8% on the BSE. The company experienced a spurt in volumes by more than 13.51 times.
IDFC Bank tanked 4% on the BSE. According to TV reports, 4.3 crore shares have changed hands in a single block deal.
GVK Power & Infrastructure slipped 1% after the company posted a net loss of Rs 13 crore for the quarter ended September 30, 2016 as compared to a net loss of Rs 8.1 crore for the quarter ended September 30, 2015.
National Fertilizer gained 1.5%. The company reported an 11% decline in net profit at Rs 46.5 crore for the quarter ended September 30. Its net profit had stood at Rs 52 crore in the year-ago period.
HCC advanced 1.2%. Hindustan Construction Company said its board would consider issuance of equity shares as well as optionally convertible debentures to lenders under the scheme for sustainable structuring of stressed assets.
Lupin is trading flat on the BSE. The pharma company has received approval from the US health regulator to market its Armodafinil tablets, indicated to improve wakefulness, in the American market.
Vivimed Labs zoomed 8.5% The company on Wednesday said the US health regulator has completed the inspection of its manufacturing facility in Alathur. The company's 'Finished Dosage Form' manufacturing facility has had a favourable outcome post its US Food and Drug Administration (USFDA) inspection.
Quess Corp slipped 1.7%. Quess Corp is acquiring the facility management and catering businesses of Manipal Integrated Services. The purchase will help strengthen its market position in integrated facility management, the company said.
UCO Bank inched up 1%. The bank has raised Rs 270.59 crore by issuing over 7 crore shares to LIC on preferential basis. “Bank has issued and allotted 7,17,00,000 shares of Rs 10 each to LIC at an issue price of Rs 37.74 per share, including a premium of Rs 27.74 on preferential basis," it said in a regulatory filing.
Punj Lloyd gained 2%. The company will announce its Q2 numbers today.