At 3:11pm (IST), the BSE Sensex was trading at 19493, up 101 points over the previous close. It had earlier touched a day's high of 19507 and a day's low of 19186. It opened at 19475.
The NSE Nifty was quoting at 5,934, up 34 points over the previous close. It earlier touched a days high of 5,937 and a days low of 5838. It opened at 5,926.
The BSE Small-Cap index and BSE Mid- Cap index was trading up at 1%.
RIL, ICICI Bank, Tata Steel, Tata Power, NTPC, Tata Motors, Maruti Suzuki, Dr Reddys Lab, SBI, are among gainers in Sensex and Nifty.
Infosys, TCS, Wipro, Sun Pharma,Coal India, HDFC Bank, M&M, Bharti Airtel, Hero MotoCorp, are among losers in Sensex and Nifty.
Auto, Realty, Metal, Bankex, Consumer Durables, HC, PSU, Power, Oil and Gas, Bankex, Capital Goods, Bankex are the gainers.
Healthcare, IT, Teck indices are the losers.
India Infoline News Service / 08:59, Aug 25, 2014
The outlook is a flat start. The BankNifty has given a breakout but many of the large caps are remaining in a range keeping the main indices under pressure.