At 11:27am (IST), the BSE Sensex was trading at 18487, up 26 points over the previous close. It had earlier touched a day's high of 18544 and a day's low of 18466. It opened at 18510.
The NSE Nifty was quoting at 5,620, up 5 points over the previous close. It earlier touched a day’s high of 5,638 and a day’s low of 5611. It opened at 5,628.
The BSE Small-Cap index and BSE Mid- Cap index was trading flat.
Wipro, Coal India, L&T, HDFC,ICICI Bank, HDFC Bank, Hero MotoCorp,Maruti, Bajaj Auto,BHEL, Tata Steel,Jindal Steel,SBI,Dr Reddys Lab,NTPC, are among gainers in Sensex and Nifty.
RIL, Infosys, Tata Power,Sun Pharma,Bharti Airtel,ONGC are among losers in Sensex and Nifty.
,HC, PSU, Realty, Metal, Teck, IT, Consumer Durables, Bankex, Capital Goods, Metal, are the gainers.
FMCG, Power, Oil and Gas indices is only the loser.
Results Today: Mudra Lifestyle,Punjab Chem, NELCO, Rathi Steel
Trends in FII flows: The FIIs were net sellers of Rs1.82n in the cash segment on Wednesday, while the domestic institutional investors (DIIs) were net sellers of Rs1.33bn, as per the provisional figures released by the NSE.
The foreign funds were net buyers of Rs3.10bn in the cash segment on Wednesday, according to the SEBI figures.
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India Infoline Research Team / 15:28, Mar 13, 2015
Markets are now reinforcing the perception of an early interest rate hike by US Federal Reserve, with consensus calling for the hike taking place in June, when compared with the prior expectations of a hike in September.