Live news , top stories, corporate news, company news, sector news, economy news, results analysis news, ceo interviews, fund manager interview, advisor interview, market news, bazaar talk, hot stocks news, ipo news, commodities news, mutual fund news, insurance news, news wire
29 March, 2015 08:36 IST
Sensex trades up 75 pts; RIL jumps 4%
Source: IRIS | 21 Jan, 2013, 10.06AM
Comments  |  Post Comment

Indian markets gained in early trade on Monday. At 10.01 a.m., the Sensex was trading up 74.75 points or 0.37% at 20,113.79 with 18 components gaining. Meanwhile, the Nifty was trading higher by 16.40 points or 0.27% at 6,080.80 with 29 components gaining.

The 30-share benchmark index, BSE Sensex opened with a gain of 93.79 points or 0.47% at 20,132.83, while the broad based NSE Nifty started with a rise of 21.35 points or 0.35%, at 6,085.75.

Sensex Movers

Reliance Industries contributed rise of 72.11 points in the Sensex. It was followed by Larsen & Toubro (6.47 points), Bharat Heavy Electricals (5.61 points), State Bank Of India (5.09 points) and I T C (5.06 points).

However, H D F C Bank contributed fall of 10.11 points in the Sensex. It was followed by Tata Consultancy Services (8.44 points), Hindustan Unilever (6.41 points), Housing Development Finance Corporation (3.37 points) and Tata Motors (3.22 points).

Biggest gainers in the 30-share index were Reliance Industries (4.01%), Bharat Heavy Electricals (2.41%), Maruti Suzuki India (1.24%), G A I L (India) (1.22%), Dr Reddy'S Laboratories (0.99%), and Sterlite Industries (India) (0.88%).

On the other hand, Hindustan Unilever (0.99%), Tata Consultancy Services (0.91%), Sun Pharmaceutical Industries (0.76%), Bajaj Auto (0.74%), H D F C Bank (0.66%), and Bharti Airtel (0.59%) were the major losers in the Sensex.

Mid & Small-cap Space

The BSE Mid and small caps outperformed their larger counterparts gaining 0.39% and 0.47% respectively.

Sectors in Limelight

The Oil & Gas index was at 9,791.19, up by 220.16 points or by 2.30%. The major gainers were Bharat Petroleum Corporation (2.41%), G A I L (India) (1.22%), Hindustan Petroleum Corporation (1.02%), Cairn India (1.01%) and Castrol India (0.3%).

The Power index was at 2,016.49, up by 14.52 points or by 0.73%. The major gainers were Bharat Heavy Electricals (2.41%), Adani Power (1.4%), C E S C (0.91%), Reliance Infrastructure (0.79%) and Crompton Greaves (0.75%).

The Capital Goods index was at 10,574.23, up by 70.55 points or by 0.67%. The major gainers were Bharat Heavy Electricals (2.41%), Alstom India (0.83%), BEML (0.56%), A I A Engineering (0.47%) and Bharat Electronics (0.18%).

Market Breadth

Market breadth was positive with 1,134 advances against 665 declines.

Value and Volume Toppers

Reliance Industries topped the value chart on the BSE with a turnover of Rs. 459.78 million. It was followed by UltraTech Cement (Rs. 218.30 million), Hindustan Petroleum Corporation (Rs. 92.49 million) and Radico Khaitan (Rs. 88.10 million).

The volume chart was led by Cals Refineries with trades of over 2.75 million shares. It was followed by Shri Ganesh Spinners (1.60 million), TV18 Broadcast (1.59 million) and Spicejet (1.06 million).

Comments Post comment 
 Post Comment
Name Email
Comment
Security Code type    into this box
Related Articles
Tata Teleservices wins spectrum in 800 MHz band in Mumbai & Maharashtra - 27-Mar-2015 18:12
Fortis to sell Singapore hospital to Concord Medical Services - 27-Mar-2015 16:25
Strides Arcolab launches generic drug Sofosbuvir in India - 27-Mar-2015 15:16
L&T Construction wins orders worth Rs 17.11 bn - 27-Mar-2015 10:20
Reliance Jio Infocomm bids total Rs 100.77 bn in spectrum auctions - 27-Mar-2015 10:09
RCom bids total Rs 42.99 bn in spectrum auctions - 27-Mar-2015 10:01
NTPC becomes first PSU to issue bonus debentures - 27-Mar-2015 09:53
Bharti Airtel acquires Prime Spectrum - 27-Mar-2015 09:13
Home  |   Shares  |   F&O  |   Mutual Funds  |   Loans  |   Insurance  |   News Centre
Wealth Tracker  |   Newsletters  |   Tax Corner  |   NRI Centre  |   Advertise
© All rights reserved. IRIS Business Services Limited
A Disclaimer