At 12:33pm (IST), the BSE Sensex was trading at 18798, down 103 points over the previous close. It had earlier touched a day's high of 18865 and a day's low of 18736. It opened at 18779.
The NSE Nifty was quoting at 5,720, down 39 points over the previous close. It earlier touched a day’s high of 5,742 and a day’s low of 5693. It opened at 5,709.
The BSE Small-Cap index and BSE Mid- Cap index are trading down in the range of 0.1-0.3%.
Asian paints, Wipro, Bharti Airtel, Coal India, Tata Motors, Sun Pharma, HUL, Dr Reddys Lab are among gainers in Sensex and Nifty.
RIL, TCS, Infosys, L&T, SBI, ICICI Bank, Tata Power,Hero MotoCorp,Maruti, SBI,L&T, Sterlite Inds,HDFC,BHEL are among losers in Sensex and Nifty.
Auto and FMCG are the only gainers trading up currently.
sian markets are lower today as Chinese and Hong Kong shares fall. The Shanghai Composite is off 1.22% while the Hang Seng is down 1.47%.Indian rupee opened at 54.49 per dollar versus 54.21 yesterday.The range for day is seen between 54.10-54.55/USD
Key Results Today: Aditya Birla Nuv, Shipping Corp, SAIL, Allcargo Logistics, Alstom T&D, Alembic, Asian Hotels (West), Asahi India, Ashoka Buildcon, Ashok Leyland, Career Point, Dynamatic Tech, CMS Infotech, Cummins India, Dalmia Bharat Ent, CMS Infotech, Entertainment Network, Finolex Cables, Godrej Inds, Genus Power, Hindustan Hardy, Jyoti-,Jindal Photo, Ipower Solutions, Kinetic Motor, Lakshmi Vilas Bank, Maharashtra Seam, Manappuram Finance, Panoramic Univ, Orient Green Power, ONGC, Natco Pharma, Nagarjuna Agrichm, MMTC, Parsvnath Dev, Reliance Comm, Rainbow Denim, Radha Madhav, Prakash Inds, Prime Property-, Ranbaxy Lab, Simbhaoli Sug, Subex, Unity Infra, Time Techno, VASCON ENG, Welspun India, Welspun Global.
Trend in FII flows: The FIIs were net buyers of Rs7.28bn in the cash segment on Wednesday, while the domestic institutional investors (DIIs) were net sellers of Rs1.96bn, as per the provisional figures released by the NSE.
The foreign funds were net sellers of Rs1.23bn in the cash segment on Wednesday, according to the SEBI figures.
Global Data Watch: Employment Change s.a. (Oct) AUD, Unemployment Rate s.a. (Oct) AUD, Eco Watchers Survey: Outlook (Oct) JPY, Eco Watchers Survey: Current (Oct) JPY, Unemployment Rate n.s.a (MoM) (Oct) CHF, Trade Balance s.a. (Sep) EUR, Current Account n.s.a. (Sep) EUR , Exports (MoM) (Sep) EUR, Imports (MoM) (Sep) EUR, Trade Balance EUR (Sep) EUR, Exports, EUR (Sep) EUR, Imports, EUR (Sep) EUR, 5-y Bond Auction EUR, Unemployment Rate (MoM) (Aug) EUR, BoE Interest Rate Decision (Nov 8) GBP, BoE Asset Purchase Facility (Nov) GBP, ECB Interest Rate Decision (Nov 8) EUR, Housing Starts s.a (YoY) (Oct) CAD, ECB President Draghi's Speech EUR, Initial Jobless Claims (Nov 3) USD, Continuing Jobless Claims (Oct 27) USD, International Merchandise Trade (Sep) CAD, New Housing Price Index (YoY) (Sep) CAD, New Housing Price Index (MoM) (Sep) CAD, Trade Balance (Sep) USD, EIA Natural Gas Storage change (Nov 2) USD, BoC Governor Mark Carney Speech CAD, Electronic Card Retail Sales (YoY) (Oct) NZD, Electronic Card Retail Sales (MoM) (Oct) NZD, Money Supply M2+CD (YoY) (Oct) JPY
India Infoline Research Team / 14:59, May 20, 2015
GPIL reported 13.5% yoy decline in operating profit as the impact of higher volumes was offset by lower product prices