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Mid-Session: Sensex, Nifty stay on firm footing; power, CGS stocks up
12/01/2017 12:30
The key domestic benchmarks continued to trade higher in late morning deal on Thursday amid sustained buying by retail and domestic institutional investors, tracking firm cues from fellow Asian peers. The traders maintained fresh position in stocks ahead of ahead of key macroeconomic data to be released later in the day.

At 12:16 hours, the 30-share barometer index of Bombay Stock Exchange, Sensex was 27197.6, up by 57.19 points or by 0.21 per cent, and the NSE Nifty was at 8399.75, up by 19.1 points or by 0.23 per cent.

In the day’s trade so far, the BSE Sensex touched intraday high of 27278.93 and intraday low of 27166.69, while the NSE Nifty touched intraday high of 8417.2 and intraday low of 8382.3.

The top gainers of the BSE Sensex pack were Power Grid Corporation of India Ltd. (Rs. 197.65,+4.16%), NTPC Ltd. (Rs. 170.15,+3.50%), Larsen & Toubro Ltd. (Rs. 1442.30,+2.09%), Infosys Ltd. (Rs. 988.50,+2.01%), Oil And Natural Gas Corporation Ltd. (Rs. 201.25,+1.87%), among others.

On the flip side, Dr. Reddy's Laboratories Ltd. (Rs. 2990.00,-1.88%), Coal India Ltd. (Rs. 311.65,-1.58%), Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. (Rs. 637.60,-1.56%), Lupin Ltd. (Rs. 1503.60,-1.10%), ITC Ltd. (Rs. 245.25,-0.91%), were among top losers on BSE.

On the sectoral front, power and capital goods stocks emerging as top gainers, adding as much as 2.18 per cent and 1.2 per cent respectively.

The market breadth, indicating the overall strength of the market, was weak. On BSE out of total shares traded 2669, shares advanced were 1128 while 1374 shares declined and 167 were unchanged.
NSE Prices delayed by 15 minutes... << Prices as on May 22, 2017 >>      ABB India 1503.9 [ -1.50% ]    ACC 1626.85 [ -2.90% ]    Ambuja Cements Ltd. 243.35 [ -3.14% ]    Asian Paints Ltd. 1112.55 [ -0.94% ]    Axis Bank Ltd. 502.3 [ 0.12% ]    Bajaj Auto Ltd. 2914.15 [ -1.97% ]    Bank of Baroda 182.8 [ -3.15% ]    Bharti Airtel 372.55 [ -0.05% ]    Bharat Heavy Ele 161.35 [ -1.65% ]    Bharat Petroleum 695.6 [ -0.98% ]    Britannia Ind. 3633.45 [ 1.42% ]    Cairn India Ltd. 285.35 [ 0.81% ]    Cipla 563.1 [ -0.33% ]    Coal India Ltd. 273.85 [ -0.87% ]    Colgate Palm. 1003.6 [ -1.26% ]    Dabur India 276.95 [ 0.62% ]    DLF Ltd. 205.1 [ -1.20% ]    Dr. Reddy's Labs 2608.7 [ -1.80% ]    GAIL (India) Ltd. 390.2 [ -2.71% ]    Grasim Inds. 1107.45 [ -1.16% ]    HCL Technologies 857.45 [ 1.51% ]    HDFC 1519.85 [ -0.05% ]    HDFC Bank 1576 [ 0.94% ]    Hero MotoCorp 3562.45 [ -0.26% ]    Hindustan Unilever L 1018.6 [ 1.05% ]    Hindalco Indus. 190.25 [ -0.39% ]    ICICI Bank 303.85 [ -1.04% ]    IDFC L 60.2 [ -1.55% ]    Indian Hotels Co 141.1 [ 1.33% ]    IndusInd Bank 1389.3 [ 0.00% ]    Infosys 961.45 [ 0.37% ]    ITC Ltd. 303.6 [ 6.08% ]    Jindal St & Pwr 113.75 [ 1.43% ]    Kotak Mahindra Bank 941.25 [ 0.42% ]    L&T 1751.95 [ 1.59% ]    Lupin Ltd. 1265.95 [ -3.96% ]    Mahi. & Mahi 1306.25 [ -2.04% ]    Maruti Suzuki India 6701.7 [ -1.31% ]    MTNL 22.05 [ -1.12% ]    Nestle India 6595.85 [ 0.95% ]    NIIT Ltd. 84.85 [ -2.75% ]    NMDC Ltd. 122.05 [ -0.85% ]    NTPC 158.2 [ -0.57% ]    ONGC 177.15 [ -1.61% ]    Punj. NationlBak 150.95 [ -2.74% ]    Power Grid Corpo 202.5 [ -1.58% ]    Reliance Inds. 1324.15 [ 0.40% ]    SBI 294.3 [ -4.45% ]    Vedanta 228.9 [ -0.63% ]    Shipping Corpn. 74.1 [ -1.53% ]    Sun Pharma. 640.15 [ -1.99% ]    Tata Chemicals 598.9 [ -2.85% ]    Tata Global Beverage 147.8 [ -1.14% ]    Tata Motors Ltd. 449.65 [ 1.42% ]    Tata Steel 486.4 [ -0.63% ]    Tata Power Co. 82.05 [ -2.50% ]    Tata Consultancy 2531.35 [ 0.97% ]    Tech Mahindra Ltd. 412.35 [ -0.91% ]    UltraTech Cement 4269.6 [ -2.09% ]    United Spirits 2061.45 [ 7.32% ]    Wipro Ltd 521.2 [ 0.28% ]    Zee Entertainment En 520.35 [ 1.63% ]