At around 2.50 pm, the S&P BSE FMCG index was performing at 11,262.44, up by 117.54 points or 1.05%. The index has touched an intraday high and low of 11,304.33 and 11,173.79, respectively.
On the index, top gainers list involved stocks like Avanti Feeds at Rs530.95 per piece, up by 12.61%, followed by Coastal Corporation at Rs243 per piece, up by 6.74%, Eid Parry at Rs289 per piece, up 6.09%, Sanwaria Consumer at Rs3.82 per piece, up 4.95% and Shree Renuka Sugars at Rs10.73 per piece, up by 4.48%.
Other stocks that gained are HUL, Britannia Industries, ITC, Dwarikesh Sugar, Dhampur Sugar, Balrampur Chini Mills, LT Foods and Godfrey Phillips among others in the range of 1-4%.
The underperformers list involved stocks like Emami, SOM Distilleries, Future Consumer, Mcleod Russel, Nath Bio-Genes and Radico Khaitan down in the range of 4-6.30%.
The Nifty FMCG was trading at 30,091, up by 1.12%.