At 12:21pm (IST), the BSE Sensex was trading at 18676, down 7 points over the previous close. It had earlier touched a day's high of 18750 and a day's low of 18628. It opened at 18691.
The NSE Nifty was quoting at 5,685, down 0.35 points over the previous close. It earlier touched a day’s high of 5,718 and a day’s low of 5673. It opened at 5,688.
Infosys, TCS, ICICI Bank, HDFC Bank, Bharti Airtel,SBI, Tata Motors,BHEL, NTPC are among gainers in Sensex and Nifty.
RIL, Wipro, Coal India, Tata Power, Tata Steel, Dr Reddys Lab, Maruti Suzuki, Hero MotoCorp,ONGC, Bajaj Auto, Hindalco,Sun Pharma are among losers in Sensex and Nifty.
The BSE Small-Cap index and BSE Mid- Cap index was trading flat.
FMCG, Realty, IT, Bankex,Consumer Durables indices are the gainers.
Metal, HC, PSU, Power,Bankex, Capital Goods, Oil and Gas, indices are the losers.
The General Index for the month of September 2012 stands at 163.6, which is 0.4% lower as compared to the level in the month of September 2011. The cumulative growth for the period April-September 2012-13 over the corresponding period of the previous year stands at 0.1%.
Key Results Today: ABG Shipyard,Tata Steel, Accel Trans, Ansal Housing,Anant Raj Inds, Allied Digital,Aurobindo Pharma,BAG Films, Apollo Hospitals,Balasore Alloy,BEML,BPCL,Bombay Rayon,Birla Precision,C&C Constructions,CESC,Cinemax India,Coal India,COX KINGS,Corporation Bank,Cyber Media,DEN NETWORK,DCM Shriram Inds,Diamond Infosystems,Educomp Solutions,Eicher Motors,Electrosteel Steels,Eveready Inds,Essar Oil, Fortis Healthcare,GEE,Gemini Comm,Glodyne Tech,GPT Infra,Graphite India,HDIL,HPCL,Indian Oil Corp,INFINITE,J Kumar Infra,Kanoria Chemicals,KCP Sugar,JMD Telefilms, Lanco Infra,M and B Switchgears, Man Inds,KNR Constr,Moser Baer,Megasoft,Max India,Marathon Next,Omnitech Info,Nu Tek India,Net 4 India,Mukand,MTNL,Piramal Glass,Pipavav Defence,Orissa Spong,Patel Engr,Setco Auto,SBI,SRS Real Infra,SREI Infra,Sun TV Network,Tata Chemicals,Take Solutions,Suryalata Spin,Technofab Engineering,Tecpro Systems,Vikas WSP,Valecha Engr,United Brew Hldg,Welspun Projects,Vipul,Winsome Yarns,Zenith Birla
Trend in FII flows: FIIs were net buyers of Rs 261.21 crore (provisional). While FIIs made gross purchases of Rs 2,053.35 crore, gross sales totalled Rs 1,792.14 crore.
DIIs were net buyers of Rs 84.59 crore. While DIIs made gross purchases of Rs 901.63 crore, gross sales totalled Rs 817.05 crore. FIIs were net buyers of Rs 744.80 crore on Wednesday, November 7, according to data released by Sebi. While FIIs made gross purchases of Rs 2,358.80 crore, gross sales totalled Rs 1,614 crore. Mutual funds (MFs) were net sellers of Rs 123 crore on Wedmesday. MFs made purchases of Rs 539.40 crore and sales of Rs 662.40 crore.
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