Shares of shrimp-exporting companies climbed on Thursday on the back of heavy volumes and ahead of the interim budget on Friday.
Accordingly, shares of Avanti Feeds
jumped 13%, while those of Godrej Agrovet
gained 2%. Waterbase
and Apex Frozen Foods
also climbed over 10.5%, respectively.
Equity benchmarks continue to surge led by a rally in HDFC twins, Reliance Industries, and Infosys ahead of January F&O expiry.
The Sensex rose 675 points to 36,268, while Nifty rose 85 points to 10,834. The market breadth was positive with 1,009 shares advancing, 771 shares declining, and 338 remaining unchanged.