Share Market News: Today’s Nifty & Sensex Updates

Share Market News: Today’s Nifty & Sensex Updates

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Share Market News 21-June-2018


The Market Resumes Decline; Nifty Below 10,750 Ahead Of OPEC Outcome

The Benchmark indices started on a positive note as Sensex gained 90 points & Nifty near 10,800 amid positive Asian cues. The equity market traded rangebound as Investors monitor developments between US & China trade war. Heavyweights like Reliance, ICICI bank supported the market while PSU bank, FMCG & Auro remained under pressure. The midcap index also traded in the red.

In the afternoon session, the market continued to be rangebound as Sensex was up 30 points while Nifty above 10,750. Reliance, ICICI bank & financial stocks supported the market while PSU bank, pharma, FMCG & auto stocks bleeding. Nifty midcap index also fell third of a percent.

In last hour of trade, the market remained under pressure as Sensex fell 100 points while Nifty below 10,750 amid consolidation. The market ended lower after consolidation. OMCs, ICICI Bank, Reliance supported market while PSU bank, metal, pharma, auto & FMCG dragged the market most. Nifty Midcap index underperformed frontliners fell 106 points. Sensex closed 114.94 points down at 35,432.39, Nifty down by 30.95 points at 10,741.10.

Top Gainers

IOC by 4.02% to Rs.172.05, BPCL by 3.73% to Rs.426.00, HindPetro by 3.41% to Rs.318.40, ICICI Bank by 1.62%to Rs.297.95, Reliance by 1.21% to Rs.1,031.60.

Top Losers

M&M by -2.36% to Rs.883.10, Infratel by -2.23% to Rs.278.95, Dr. Reddy by -2.10% to Rs.2,318, Titan by -1.95% to Rs.871.00, Sun Pharma by -1.90% to Rs.553.40.

Analysis Of Top Gainer And Loser

IOC is the top gainer in today's market as Brent crude oil prices fell over 2% in the international market ahead of OPEC meet outcome due tomorrow.

M&M is the top loser in today's market as some selling pressure was seen in the stock as Auto sector underperformed in todays market.

Key Market News

All six members of Indias monetary policy committee agreed that interest rates needed to be increased to counter oil-driven price pressures and expectations of higher inflation in the future, show minutes of the June 6 meeting. The committee had voted unanimously to hike the benchmark repo rate by 25 basis points to 6.25% at the meet. This was the first rate hike in over four years. While there was a consensus that the time for a rate hike had come, there was also agreement among most members that the uncertain global and domestic environment justified a neutral stance. This would allow the committee to respond to emerging growth and inflation dynamics.

The global trade war deepened Thursday with China reiterating it will hit back if the latest tariff threats from Donald Trump materialise, while India followed the European Union in slapping retaliatory levies on U.S. goods. India raised tariffs on a slew of items in retaliation for the U.S. imposing higher levies on some products shipped from the South Asian nation, echoing steps taken by China, the European Union and other trading partners.

Stocks To Watch

Zen Technologies Ltd. is on the upside while Balrampur Chini Mills Ltd. is on the downside.

ZenTech is currently trading at Rs.109.00, up by Rs.6.95 or 6.81% from its previous closing of Rs.102.05 on the NSE. The scrip opened at Rs.104.00 & has touched a high & low of Rs.115.40 and Rs.97.45 respectively. So far 40,22,102 (NSE) shares were traded on the counter. The current market cap of the company is Rs.968.84 Crore. The NSE/BSE group stock has touched a 52 week high of Rs.158.75 on 01-January-2018 & a 52 week low of Rs.46.45 on 28-September-2017.

Balrampur Chini is currently trading at Rs.67.20, down by Rs.4.05 or 5.68% from its previous closing of Rs.71.25 on the NSE. The scrip opened at Rs.71.15 & has touched a high and low of Rs.71.35 & Rs.67.00 respectively. So far 60,78,918 (NSE) shares were traded on the counter. The current market cap of the company is Rs.1,539.61 Crore. The BSE/NSE group stock has touched a 52 week high of Rs.182.50 on 13-September-2017 and a 52 week low of Rs.58.70 on 16-May-2018.

Share Market News 20-June-2018


Reliance Helps The Market To Halts 2-Day Decline; Nifty Above 10,750

The Benchmark indices edged higher as Sensex gained over 100 points & Nifty reclaimed 10,750 amid mix global cues. The equity market extended recovery as Sensex rose over 150 points while Nifty above 10,750 followed recovery in Asian peers. Except IT & FMCG all sectoral indices traded in green led by Realty, Pvt. bank & Metal while midcap index rose 0.35%.

In the afternoon session, the market traded at days high as Sensex surged over 200 points while Nifty above 10,750 amid a recovery in global peers. Heavyweights like Reliance Industries, HDFC twin, Realty, a private bank and financial traded strong while FMCG & IT traded in the red. Nifty Midcap index rose 75 points.

In last hour of trade, the market extended gain as Sensex rallied 250 points while Nifty well above 10,750 level. The market rebounded sharply followed by a rally in global peers amid heightened fears of a trade war between US & China. Reliance, HDFC twin, banking, financials, realty and metal led the rally while IT & FMCG remained weak. Nifty midcap index also rose half a percent. Sensex closed 260.59 points up at 35,547.33, Nifty up by 61.60 points at 10,772.05.

Top Gainers

Reliance by 2.32% to Rs.1,019.20, IndusInd Bank by 2.20% to Rs.1,974, Tata Steel by 1.89% to Rs.565.50, Kotak Mahindra Bank by 1.75%to Rs.1,326, VEDL by 1.72% to Rs.228.15.

Top Losers

UPL by -3.28% to Rs.625.00, HindPetro by -1.65% to Rs.307.85, IOC by -1.51% to Rs.166.05, ONGC by -1.37% to Rs.162.55, Tech Mahindra by -1.30% to Rs.908.45.

Analysis Of Top Gainer And Loser

Reliance Industries is the top gainer in today's market as strong buying was seen in the stock. The stock rose 13 times in past 15 sessions.

UPL is the top loser in today's market as the UPL-led consortium is in exclusive talks to acquire Bill Ackman-backed Platform Specialty Products Corp (Bloomberg).

Key Market News

The RBI today tightened norms for Liberalised Remittance Scheme (LRS) by making quoting of the permanent account number (PAN) mandatory even for transactions below USD 25,000. Under the LRS, all resident individuals, including minors, are allowed to freely remit up to USD 2,50,000 per financial year for any permissible current or capital account transaction or a combination of both. Individuals can avail of foreign exchange facility within the limit of USD 2,50,000 only.

OPEC ministers arrived in Vienna today for crunch talks on whether to reverse a landmark pact curbing oil output, with Iran pushing back against Saudi and Russian calls to ramp up production again. The upcoming June 22-23 meetings of OPEC and non-OPEC energy ministers are set to be the most contentious in a while, with several countries bristling at the thought of reversing a deal that has been in place for 18 months and helped lift oil prices to multi-year highs. However, Riyadh, which cheered Washington's exit from the nuclear deal, is under pressure from its US ally to boost output as Trump hopes to keep pump prices low ahead of November midterm elections.

Stocks To Watch

Jai Corp Ltd. is on the upside while InterGlobe Aviation Ltd. is on the downside.

Jai Corp is currently trading at Rs.153.85, up by Rs.15.80 or 11.45% from its previous closing of Rs.138.05 on the NSE. The scrip opened at Rs.139.00 & has touched a high & low of Rs.158.85 and Rs.136.25 respectively. So far 1,34,44,680 (NSE) shares were traded on the counter. The current market cap of the company is Rs.2,765.07 Crore. The NSE/BSE group stock has touched a 52 week high of Rs.223.30 on 11-January-2018 & a 52 week low of Rs.68.25 on 11-August-2017.

InterGlobe is currently trading at Rs.1,136.45, down by Rs.92.20 or 7.50% from its previous closing of Rs.1,228.65 on the NSE. The scrip opened at Rs.1,221 & has touched a high and low of Rs.1,221 & Rs.1,126.35 respectively. So far 27,27,498 (NSE) shares were traded on the counter. The current market cap of the company is Rs.43,674.38 Crore. The BSE/NSE group stock has touched a 52 week high of Rs.1,520 on 20-April-2018 and a 52 week low of Rs.1,022 on 25-September-2017.

Share Market News 19-June-2018


Sensex, Nifty Down For Second Day As Trade War Intensifies

The Benchmark indices started on a negative note as Sensex fell 100 points & Nifty fell 32 points followed weakness in Asian peers. The equity market extended losses as Sensex was down nearly 200 points while Nifty below 10,750 amid tariff war concern. All sectoral indices traded in red led by PSU Bank, Realty, Metal, IT, Auto & FMCG. Nifty midcap index also was down over 1%.

In the afternoon session, the market traded near days low as Sensex dropped over 200 points while Nifty continued to trade below 10,750, amid weakness in global peers. Nifty IT, Metal, PSU Bank, Realty & Auto indices fell over 1% while Nifty midcap index underperformed frontliners, was down 1.22%.

In the last hour of trade, sell-off continued in the market as Sensex was down 250 points while Nifty dropped near 10,700. The market closed sharply lower amid weakness in global peers on US-China trade war. All sectoral indices closed in red led by IT, metal, auto, realty & PSU banks which fell over 1% while midcap index underperformed frontliners was down 228 points. Sensex closed 261.52 points down at 35,286.74, Nifty down by 89.40 points at 10,710.45.

Top Gainers

Bajaj Finance by 1.17% to Rs.2,269.45, GAIL by 1.14% to Rs.341.95, ITC by 0.59% to Rs.266.10, HDFC by 0.46%to Rs.1,832, Power Grid by 0.23% to Rs.199.10.

Top Losers

VEDL by -3.51% to Rs.224.05, IOC by -3.05% to Rs.168.60, HindPetro by -3.03% to Rs.312.35, UPL by -2.64% to Rs.674.00, M&M by -2.29% to Rs.893.00.

Analysis Of Top Gainer And Loser

Bajaj Finance is the top gainer in today's market as strong buying continued to be seen in the stock on the back of strong coverage from brokerage firms.

Vedanta (VEDL) is the top loser in today's market despite inclusion in Sensex benchmark. Also, profit booking continued to be seen in the stock.

Key Market News

US President Donald Trump escalated a growing trade war with China by unveiling plans today to impose 10% tariffs on an additional USD 200 billion worth of Chinese goods. With the world's two largest economies already engaged in a confrontation long feared by markets and industry, Trump said he was pushing forward with fresh punitive measures over Beijing's "unacceptable" move to raise its own tariffs. "Further action must be taken to encourage China to change its unfair practices, open its market to United States goods and accept a more balanced trade relationship with the United States," Trump said in a statement.

The National Stock Exchange today said a final decision is expected by the first week of February 2019 on the arbitration proceedings with Singapore Exchange regarding the launch of new derivative products linked to its indices. Both bourses are locked in a tussle after Singapore Exchange, in April, announced the listing of new Indian equity derivative products from June. Last week, an arbitral tribunal restrained the SGX from launching any new derivative products linked to NSE's indices. However, it allowed continuation of existing SGX-Nifty contracts.

Stocks To Watch

Mahindra Lifespace Developers Ltd. is on the upside while Firstsource Solutions Ltd. is on the downside.

Mahindra Lifespace is currently trading at Rs.635.50, up by Rs.64.10 or 11.22% from its previous closing of Rs.571.40 on the NSE. The scrip opened at Rs.574.20 & has touched a high & low of Rs.659 and Rs.561 respectively. So far 11,54,087 (NSE) shares were traded on the counter. The current market cap of the company is Rs.3,297.68 Crore. The NSE/BSE group stock has touched a 52 week high of Rs.659 on 19-June-2018 & a 52 week low of Rs.396.55 on 11-August-2017.

FSL is currently trading at Rs.74.50, down by Rs.4.75 or 5.99% from its previous closing of Rs.79.25 on the NSE. The scrip opened at Rs.78.85 & has touched a high and low of Rs.78.85 & Rs.73.55 respectively. So far 82,17,321 (NSE) shares were traded on the counter. The current market cap of the company is Rs.5,125.39 Crore. The BSE/NSE group stock has touched a 52 week high of Rs.83.90 on 13-June-2018 and a 52 week low of Rs.31.50 on 28-June-2017.

Share Market News 18-June-2018


Market Closed Lower Amid Trade War Concern, Nifty Below 10,800

The Benchmark indices opened mildly lower with Sensex slipped 17 points & Nifty hold 10,800 amid weakness in Asian peers. The equity market continued to consolidate as Sensex dropped 30 points while Nifty traded above 10,800 despite global weakness. Nifty metal index lost over 2% while OMCs, auto & banks capped losses. Midcap index also traded lower by 50 points.

In afternoon session market continued to be rangebound as Sensex was down 20 points while Nifty hold 10,800 despite weakness in global market. OMCs, Auto & some Pvt. bank supported market while metal fell over 2%. Nifty Midcap index underperformed frontliners was down 70 points.

In last hour of trade market remained lower as Sensex down 30 points while Nifty hold 10,800. The market ended mildly lower after consolidation even as global peers under pressure on escalated trade war between U.S. & China. Metal, technology stocks dragged the market while OMCs, some pvt. bank & auto stocks supported the market. Nifty midcap index fell 66 points. Sensex closed 73.88 points down at 35,548.26, Nifty down by 17.85 points at 10,799.85.

Top Gainers

HindPetro by 4.78% to Rs.321.00, ICICI Bank by 4.07% to Rs.294.00, IOC by 3.61% to Rs.173.80, Dr. Reddy by 2.27%to Rs.2,403.20, BPCL by 2.24% to Rs.441.50.

Top Losers

Hindalco by -2.97% to Rs.230.35, VEDL by -2.95% to Rs.231.55, Bharti Airtel by -2.31% to Rs.369.50, Kotak Bank by -2.01% to Rs.1,313, Bajaj Finance by -1.92% to Rs.2,239.65.

Analysis Of Top Gainer And Loser

HindPetro is the top gainer in today's market after crude oil price fell for second day in a row ahead of OPEC meet to discuss whether to relax oil output caps.

Hindalco is the top loser in today's market on escalated trade tariff war between the two of the biggest economic country in world U.S. & China.

Key Market News

President Donald Trump has approved tariffs on Chinese goods worth about $50 billion, said a person familiar with the decision, ratcheting up a confrontation on trade with Beijing and triggering losses in the domestic stock market. The U.S. is also nearing completion of a second list of products ordered by Trump, worth $100 billion, which would be subject to the same public hearing process as the first, Reuters reported on Friday. In reply China also threat to impose duties on U.S. oil imports will hit a business that has soared in the last two years, and which is now worth almost $1 billion per month.

In the wake of questionable credit discipline shown by Indian corporate borrowers, the RBI is leaving no stone unturned to instil some discipline through the banks it regulates. The latest proposal by the central bank through a draft guideline is to make all borrowers enjoying working capital limit in excess of Rs.150 crore to compulsorily borrow through the demand loan route for at least 40% of the limit before touching other modes like cash credit, overdraft, bill discounting etc.

Stocks To Watch

Indo Count Industries Ltd. is on the upside while Torrent Power Ltd. is on the downside.

Indo Count is currently trading at Rs.76.35, up by Rs.8.35 or 12.28% from its previous closing of Rs.68.00 on the NSE. The scrip opened at Rs.68.00 & has touched a high & low of Rs.78.75 and Rs.67.25 respectively. So far 35,65,131 (NSE) shares were traded on the counter. The current market cap of the company is Rs.1,517.02 Crore. The NSE/BSE group stock has touched a 52 week high of Rs.187.40 on 22-June-2017 & a 52 week low of Rs.67.20 on 06-June-2018.

Torrent Power is currently trading at Rs.239.75, down by Rs.13.85 or 5.46% from its previous closing of Rs.253.60 on the NSE. The scrip opened at Rs.253.00 & has touched a high and low of Rs.253.55 & Rs.239.25 respectively. So far 13,69,497 (NSE) shares were traded on the counter. The current market cap of the company is Rs.11,575.66 Crore. The BSE/NSE group stock has touched a 52 week high of Rs.307.35 on 22-January-2018 and a 52 week low of Rs.171.50 on 27-June-2017.

Share Market News 14-June-2018


Market Halt 3-Day Winning Streak On Hawkish Fed, Nifty Hold 10,800

The Benchmark indices started on a weak note with Sensex fell 100 points & Nifty fell 35 points as US Federal Reserve hike rate. The equity market extended losses as Sensex fell over 200 points while Nifty below 10,800. Except Pharma all sectoral indices traded in red led by IT, banks, auto & metal while Nifty midcap index also fell over 50 points on weak market breadth

In afternoon session market continued to trade lower as Sensex was down 160 points while Nifty struggled below 10,800. Nifty pharma traded higher by 1.35% while all sectoral indices traded in red led by IT, banking & financials and metal. Nifty midcap index was also down by 0.21%.

In last hour of trade market off its day low as Sensex was down 100 points while Nifty back above 10,800. The market ended lower as investors looked cautious ahead of ECB policy decision. Nifty pharma rose 1.83% while all sectoral indices traded under pressure led by IT & banks. Nifty midcap closed in green. Sensex closed 139.34 points down at 35,599.82, Nifty down by 48.65 points at 10,808.05.

Top Gainers

Lupin by 3.57% to Rs.903, Sun Pharma by 2.44% to Rs.559.65, HCL Tech by 1.33% to Rs.936, Cipla by 1.32%to Rs.589.80, Yes Bank by 2.44% to Rs.336.50.

Top Losers

Tech Mahindra by -2.16% to Rs.698.40, Adani Ports by -2.15% to Rs.374.60, TCS by -2.15% to Rs.1,784.95, IBULHSGFIN by -2.14% to Rs.1,184.20, IOC by -2.06% to Rs.171.50.

Analysis Of Top Gainer And Loser

Lupin is the top gainer in today's market as company received USFDA approval for pregnancy prevention tablets. The said tablets are the generic equivalent of Bayer's Beyaz Tablets and indicated for use by women to prevent pregnancy.

Tech Mahindra is the top loser in today's market after labour union posted a release on its website claiming that 1,500 employees were laid off at Tech Mahindra, without due processes being followed.

Key Market News

Wholesale prices rose to their highest level in 14 months in May. WPI inflation in May rose 4.43% on higher fuel and power prices, according to data shared by Ministry of Commerce and Industry. The WPI was higher than the Bloomberg estimate of 4% and 3.18% in April. Core inflation at 4.4% versus 3.6% (MoM). Food inflation at 1.12% versus 0.67% (MoM). March inflation WPI revised to 2.74% from 2.47%. Fuel, power inflation at 11.22% versus 7.85 percent (MoM). Manufactured product inflation at 3.73% versus 3.11% (MoM).

Indias current account deficit widened in the fourth quarter of 2017-18 compared to a year ago on account of a higher trade gap. The current account deficit stood at $13 billion or 1.9% of GDP in the January-March 2018 period, showed data released by the Reserve Bank of India today. This is significantly higher than the current account deficit of 0.4% of GDP in the fourth quarter of 2016-17, but marginally lower than the gap of 2.1% of GDP in the preceding October-December 2017 quarter.

Stocks To Watch

Jubilant Industries Ltd. is on the upside while Mindtree Ltd. is on the downside.

Jubilant Industries is currently trading at Rs.200, up by Rs.31.25 or 18.52% from its previous closing of Rs.168.75 on the NSE. The scrip opened at Rs.176 & has touched a high & low of Rs.202.50 and Rs.175.80 respectively. So far 27,19,908 (NSE) shares were traded on the counter. The current market cap of the company is Rs.235.82 Crore. The NSE/BSE group stock has touched a 52 week high of Rs.291.90 on 14-July-2017 & a 52 week low of Rs.130.70 on 06-June-2018.

Mindtree is currently trading at Rs.994.05, down by Rs.34.70 or 3.37% from its previous closing of Rs.1,028.75 on the NSE. The scrip opened at Rs.1,020.05 & has touched a high and low of Rs.1,023.40 & Rs.985.10 respectively. So far 22,27,827 (NSE) shares were traded on the counter. The current market cap of the company is Rs.16,290.18 Crore. The BSE/NSE group stock has touched a 52 week high of Rs.1,101.20 on 02-May-2018 and a 52 week low of Rs.439.05 on 08-september-2017.

Share Market News 12-June-2018


The Market Ends At 4-Month's High; Nifty Near 10,850

The Benchmark indices started on a mildly higher note as Sensex was up 40 points & Nifty held the 10,800 mark. The equity market extended morning gains as Sensex rose 170 points while Nifty eyed 10,850. Except for realty & metal all sectoral indices traded in green led by pharma, banks & FMCG while Nifty midcap index also traded higher by half a percent.

In the afternoon session, the market remained strong as Sensex surged nearly 200 points while Nifty hovered around 10,850. Strong buying was seen in pharma, banking, FMCG & IT stocks while metal & realty remained under pressure. The Nifty midcap index traded at par with the frontliners, was up over half a per cent.

In last hour of trade, the market extended gains as Sensex rose over 200 points while Nifty traded near 10,850. The market ended at days high. Baring metal all sectoral indices ended in green led by PSU banks, pharma, FMCG & IT while midcap index also closed strong, was up by 0.85%. Sensex closed 209.05 points up at 35,692.52, Nifty up by 55.90 points at 10,842.85.

Top Gainers

Lupin by 6.38% to Rs.861.15, Dr. Reddy by 5.37% to Rs.2,195, SBIN by 3.65% to Rs.284.00, IndusInd Bank by 2.53% to Rs.1,953, HUL by 2.44% to Rs.1,640.40.

Top Losers

Bharti Airtel by -2.15% to Rs.380.45, Hindalco by -1.63% to Rs.240.70, Tata Steel by -1.54% to Rs.579.60, Eicher Motors by -1.50% to Rs.29,231.70, Coal India by -1.37% to Rs.283.95.

Analysis Of Top Gainer And Loser

Lupin is the top gainer in today's market as strong buying was seen in the stock. Pharma stocks have underperformed market last year.

Bharti Airtel is the top loser in today's market after merger talks between its Kenyan unit and Telkom Kenya fell through. Telkom Kenya is controlled by the London based Helios Investment and is mainly focused on Africa.

Key Market News

President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un have signed a joint document in which they commit to working "toward complete denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula." The document signed by the leaders at the historic summit on Tuesday also says they will join efforts "to build a lasting and stable peace regime" in the Korean Peninsula. India also welcomes the United States - DPRK Summit held in Singapore. "This is a positive development. India has always supported all efforts to bring about peace and stability in the Korean Peninsula through dialogue and diplomacy," says the Ministry of External Affairs.

The Reserve Bank today issued draft guidelines on loan system for delivery of bank credit to improve discipline among larger borrowers enjoying working capital facility from the banking system. "In respect of borrowers having aggregate fund based working capital limit of Rs.150 crore and above from the banking system, a minimum level of loan component of 40 percent shall be effective from October 1, 2018," said the draft guidelines as RBI proposes to modify the system for delivery of bank credit for large borrowers.

Stocks To Watch

DCM Shriram Ltd. is on the upside while Manpasand Beverages Ltd. is on the downside.

DCM Shriram is currently trading at Rs.304.00, up by Rs.32.50 or 11.97% from its previous closing of Rs.271.50 on the NSE. The scrip opened at Rs.283.00 & has touched a high & low of Rs.308.80 and Rs.279.00 respectively. So far 27,19,203 (NSE) shares were traded on the counter. The current market cap of the company is Rs.5,041.80 Crore. The NSE/BSE group stock has touched a 52 week high of Rs.628.00 on 19-December-2017 & a 52 week low of Rs.237.00 on 15-May-2018.

Manpasand is currently trading at Rs.155.65, down by Rs.8.15 or 4.98% from its previous closing of Rs.163.80 on the NSE. The scrip opened at Rs.164.05 & has touched a high and low of Rs.165.95 & Rs.155.65 respectively. So far 12,79,730 (NSE) shares were traded on the counter. The current market cap of the company is Rs.1,778.75 Crore. The BSE/NSE group stock has touched a 52 week high of Rs.512.00 on 15-September-2017 and a 52 week low of Rs.155.65 on 12-June-2018.

Share Market News 11-June-2018


Market Closes In Green Ahead Of Inflation Data, Nifty Below 10,800

The Benchmark indices began the week on a good note as Sensex rose 50 points & Nifty near 10,800. The equity market witnessed good gains as Sensex rose over 150 points while Nifty above 10,800. The midcap index traded strong, was up almost a per cent on strong market breadth, while sectoral indices such as PSU banks, pharma, infra and energy were the biggest gainers.

In the afternoon session, the market continued to trade strongly as Sensex surged over 200 points while Nifty inched towards 10,850. All sectoral indices traded in green led by banks, pharma, FMCG & auto stocks while Nifty midcap index also traded in line with frontliners, was up 0.70%.

In last hour of trade, the market traded off days high as Sensex was up 100 points while Nifty slipped below 10,800. The market erased all its morning gains due to selling pressure. Except for metal & realty, all sectoral indices closed in green while midcap index closed ted lower due to profit booking. Sensex closed 39.80 points up at 35,483.47, Nifty up by 19.30 points at 10,786.95.

Top Gainers

Bharti Airtel by 3.17% to Rs.389.50, Bajaj Finance by 2.89% to Rs.2,250, Grasim by 1.89% to Rs.1,048, Ultratech cement by 1.85% to Rs.3,784, ZEEL by 1.40% to Rs.565.15.

Top Losers

Tata Steel by -2.26% to Rs.586.95, UPL by -2.09% to Rs.698.00, HCL Tech by -2.02% to Rs.909.95, PowerGrid by -1.14% to Rs.195.65, IOC by -1.09% to Rs.173.10.

Analysis Of Top Gainer And Loser

Bharti Airtel is the top gainer in today's market as companys revenue market share rose for the first time in 3 quarters rose 116 basis points to 29.1% in the quarter ended March.

Tata Steel is the top loser in today's market after Elliott Capital Management urged ThyssenKrupp AG to negotiate a better steel joint venture with Tata Steel Ltd. increasing pressure on the German companys management to deliver more favourable terms.

Key Market News

Indias retail inflation jumped further in May to a four-month high, primarily driven by a surge in energy prices, according to a Reuters poll of economists, suggesting more policy tightening from the central bank is coming. If that predicted pace is realised, May will be the seventh month in a row with inflation higher than the RBIs medium-term target of 4%. Poll forecasts for the data, due to be released on Tuesday 12 June at 5.30pm, ranged from 4.1% to 5.7%. The poll also showed the wholesale prices index likely hit a six-month high of 3.82% in May.

-April-May Passenger Vehicle Sales Up 13.3%: SIAM

-2-wheeler sales at 18.50 lakh Units versus 16.94 lakh Units (YoY)

-Domestic truck, bus sales at 76,478 units versus 53,457 units (YoY)

-Domestic passenger vehicle sales at 3.01 lakh units versus 2.52 lakh units (YoY)

-Passenger car sales at 1.99 lakh units versus 1.67 lakh units (YoY)

Stocks To Watch

Jai Corp Ltd. is on the upside while Gujarat State Petronet Ltd. is on the downside.

Jai Corp is currently trading at Rs.149.25, up by Rs.24.85 or 19.98% from its previous closing of Rs.124.40 on the NSE. The scrip opened at Rs.124.65 & has touched a high & low of Rs.149.25 and Rs.124.10 respectively. So far 1,14,34,422 (NSE) shares were traded on the counter. The current market cap of the company is Rs.2,636.59 Crore. The NSE/BSE group stock has touched a 52 week high of Rs.223.30 on 11-January-2018 & a 52 week low of Rs.68.25 on 11-August-2017.

GSPL is currently trading at Rs.182.50, down by Rs.8.10 or 4.25% from its previous closing of Rs.190.60 on the NSE. The scrip opened at Rs.187.70 & has touched a high and low of Rs.187.70 & Rs.182.30 respectively. So far 18,73,923 (NSE) shares were traded on the counter. The current market cap of the company is Rs.10,318.90 Crore. The BSE/NSE group stock has touched a 52 week high of Rs.235.80 on 22-December-2017 and a 52 week low of Rs.154.75 on 10-July-2017.

Share Market News 07-June-2018


The Market Extend Gain For 2nd Day; Nifty Above 10,750

The Benchmark indices started on a good note as Sensex rose 200 points & Nifty near 10,750. The equity market extended gains as Sensex surged over 300 points while Nifty inched towards 10,800. All sectoral indices traded in green led by Realty, Bank, NBFCs, IT, Media & Metal which traded over 1% gain. Broader market outperformed fronliners as Nifty Midcap rose over 1%.

In the afternoon session, the market rallied further as Sensex surged over 400 points while Nifty crossed 10,800. Nifty Realty, Metal, Banking & financials & IT index rose over 1-2% while Nifty midcap also rose nearly 1.5%.

In the last hour of trade, the market continued to trade strongly as Sensex traded above 35,500 while Nifty hovered around 10,800. The market ended on a positive note but off days high. All sectoral indices closed in green with 0.5% to 1.5% gains while midcap index rose 1.53%. Sensex closed 284.20 points up at 35,463.08, Nifty up by 83.70 points at 10,768.35.

Top Gainers

Tata Steel by 3.82% to Rs.601.90, Tata Motors by 3.08% to Rs.304.75, IBULHSGFIN by 2.83% to Rs.1,213.50, ICICI Bank by 2.52% to Rs.291.05, Axis Bank by 2.14% to Rs.542.75.

Top Losers

Titan by -1.38% to Rs.887.00, Eicher Motors by -1.08% to Rs.29,625, IndusInd Bank by -0.93% to Rs.1,902, Coal India by -0.64% to Rs.288.80, Lupin by -0.45% to Rs.766.60.

Analysis Of Top Gainer And Loser

Tata Steel is the top gainer in today's market as company joined the race for Usha Martins Jamshedpur facility, which was put on the block to pare some of the parent's debt.

Titan is the top loser in today's market as some sort of selling pressure was seen in the stock.

Key Market News

The government should meet its fiscal deficit or excess of expenditures over revenues, target this financial year as its planned fiscal austerity measures are likely to fructify, according to the rating company Moodys, which last year upgraded Indias sovereign rating to Baa2, one notch above than the lowest investment grade rank. Although Moodys sees some downside risk to budgeted revenue and expenditure targets, it expects that the government would cut back on planned capital expenditure, as has occurred in past years, if it is needed to offset any slippage from its fiscal targets, says William Foster, a Moodys Vice President and Senior Credit Officer.

The Indian economy will see a robust GDP growth of 7.3% in 2018-19 and 7.5% for the next two as factors holding back growth in India fade, the World Bank has projected, allowing the country to retain the tag as the worlds fastest-growing major emerging economy. Growth in India is projected to advance 7.3% in FY 2018-19 (1 April 2018-31 March 2019) and 7.5% in FY2019-20, reflecting robust private consumption and strengthening investment, the bank said in its June 2018 edition of the Global Economic Prospect report.

Stocks To Watch

Phillips Carbon Black Ltd. is on the upside while Manpasand Beverages Ltd. is on the downside.

Phillips Carbon is currently trading at Rs.242.40, up by Rs.24.40 or 11.19% from its previous closing of Rs.218.00 on the NSE. The scrip opened at Rs.230.05 & has touched a high & low of Rs.251.40 and Rs.228.20 respectively. So far 63,32,086 (NSE) shares were traded on the counter. The current market cap of the company is Rs.4,157.65 Crore. The NSE/BSE group stock has touched a 52 week high of Rs.318.80 on 09-January-2018 & a 52 week low of Rs.88.72 on 06-June-2017.

Manpasand is currently trading at Rs.164.65, down by Rs.8.65 or 4.99% from its previous closing of Rs.173.30 on the NSE. The scrip opened at Rs.171.10 & has touched a high and low of Rs.178.80 & Rs.164.65 respectively. So far 26,72,233 (NSE) shares were traded on the counter. The current market cap of the company is Rs.1,893.78 Crore. The BSE/NSE group stock has touched a 52 week high of Rs.512.00 on 15-September-2017 and a 52 week low of Rs.164.65 on 07-June-2018.

Share Market News 06-June-2018


Market Snapped 3-Day Losing Streak As RBI Maintains Neutral Stance

The Benchmark indices started the session on a flat note as Sensex was up 50 points & Nifty above 10,600 ahead of RBI policy outcome. The equity market extended gain as Sensex rose over 150 points while Nifty near 10,650. All sectoral indices traded in green led by Auto, PSU bank, Metal, Pharma, Realty & IT stocks while midcap index also witnessed strong spike was up nearly a percent.

In the afternoon session, the market extended gains as Sensex rose over 200 points while Nifty traded above 10,650. Among sectoral indices Auto, Metal, PSU bank & Media rose over 1% followed by Pharma, Realty, IT & FMCG index. Nifty midcap index also rose in line with frontliners was up 0.80%.

In the last hour of trade, the market rallied further as Sensex surged 300 points while Nifty near 10,700 after RBI hike rate. The market was driven by positive cues from MPCs policy meeting outcome. All sectoral indices closed in green led by PSU bank, Auto, Metal, Pharma, IT & FMCG while midcap index rose 1.42%. Sensex closed 275.67 points up at 35,178.88, Nifty up by 91.50 points at 10,684.65.

Top Gainers

Bharti Airtel by 4.50% to Rs.380.70, Titan by 4.40% to Rs.902.00, Tata Motors by 3.68% to Rs.295.45, Sun Pharma by 3.45% to Rs.489.85, Bajaj Finance by 3.22% to Rs.2,168.25.

Top Losers

HindPetro by -1.19% to Rs.311.00, TechM by -0.89% to Rs.695.00, Cipla by -0.69% to Rs.538.35, GAIL by -0.49% to Rs.333.05, Asian Paint by -0.44% to Rs.1,268.

Analysis Of Top Gainer And Loser

Bharti Airtel is the top gainer in today's market as the company is in talks with US telecom major Verizon for a broad partnership around the Internet of Things.

HindPetro is the top loser in today's market as some sort of selling pressure was seen in the stock.

Key Market News

The Reserve Bank of Indias MPC has, for the first time in four years, hiked key repo rate by 25 basis points (bps) to 6.25%. Some highlights:-

- Repo rate hiked by 25 bps to 6.25%, Reverse repo rate hiked by 25 bps to 6%.

- The Monetary Policy Committee has maintained its neutral stance.

- GDP forecast retained at 7.4% for FY19.

- April-September GDP growth projected at 7.5-7.6%.

- October-March GDP growth projected at 7.3-7.4%.

- April-September CPI likely in 4.8-4.9% range including rent allowance impact.

- October-March CPI likely around 4.7% including home rent allowance impact.

- Considering norms to prevent abuse in the markets that are regulated by the RBI.

The World Bank has projected a growth rate of 7.3% for India this year and 7.5% for the next two years, making it the fastest growing country among major emerging economies. A top World Bank official said India's economy is robust, resilient and has potential to deliver sustained growth. The report, released yesterday, is the global lender's flagship publication on the state of the world economy.

Stocks To Watch

Allahabad Bank is on the upside while Balrampur Chini Mills Ltd. is on the downside.

Allahabad Bank is currently trading at Rs.43.20, up by Rs.3.45 or 8.68% from its previous closing of Rs.39.75 on the NSE. The scrip opened at Rs.39.75 & has touched a high & low of Rs.43.70 and Rs.39.45 respectively. So far 1,04,80,287 (NSE) shares were traded on the counter. The current market cap of the company is Rs.3,646.27 Crore. The NSE/BSE group stock has touched a 52 week high of Rs.89.00 on 26-October-2017 & a 52 week low of Rs.37.30 on 16-May-2018.

Balrampur Chini is currently trading at Rs.67.15, down by Rs.5.10 or 7.06% from its previous closing of Rs.72.25 on the NSE. The scrip opened at Rs.73.10 & has touched a high and low of Rs.75.50 & Rs.66.25 respectively. So far 2,89,67,482 (NSE) shares were traded on the counter. The current market cap of the company is Rs.1,535.04 Crore. The BSE/NSE group stock has touched a 52 week high of Rs.182.50 on 13-September-2017 and a 52 week low of Rs.58.70 on 16-May-2018.

Share Market News 05-June-2018


Sensex, Nifty Fell For Third Day Ahead Of RBI Policy Outcome

The Benchmark indices began the day on a flat note as Sensex fell 50 points & Nifty held 10,600. The equity market continued to struggle as Sensex was down 150 points while Nifty below 10,600. All sectoral indices traded in red led by metal, realty, pharma & IT stocks while midcap index underperformed frontliners as midcap was down over 1%.

In the afternoon session, the market continued to trade lower as Sensex was down over 100 points while Nifty struggled below 10,600. All the sectoral indices traded in red as IT, pharma, realty, metal & some banks witnessed selling pressure. Meanwhile, midcap extended losses were down over 1.5%.

In last hour of trade, the market continued to trade under pressure as Sensex was down 120 points while Nifty traded below 10,600. The D-Street ended highly volatile day on a negative note ahead of RBI Policy due tomorrow. Baring financial services all sectoral indices closed in red led by IT, realty, metal & media while midcap ended lower by over a percent. Sensex closed 108.68 points down at 35,903.21, Nifty down by 35.35 points at 10,593.15.

Top Gainers

Cipla by 4.11% to Rs.542.10, Bajaj Finance by 2.49% to Rs.2,114.25, HindPetro by 1.76% to Rs.317.70, Tata Steel by 1.32% to Rs.573.65, Bajaj Finserv by 1.21% to Rs.5,817.95.

Top Losers

ZEEL by -3.08% to Rs.543.00, Titan by -2.41% to Rs.864.00, Bharti Airtel by -2.11% to Rs.364.45, Coal India by -2.00% to Rs.286.75, L&T by -1.83% to Rs.1,333.05.

Analysis Of Top Gainer And Loser

Cipla is the top gainer in today's market as Cipla has initiated INNOVENTIA that is envisioned to be the worlds biggest innovation challenge to crowdsource and incubate disruptive ideas in healthcare.

Zee Entertainment Enterprises is the top loser in today's market as selling pressure was seen in the stock.

Key Market News

Activity in Indias service industry shrank in May for the first time in three months as new orders stagnated, but business optimism was the highest since 2015 on expectations that demand will turn around, a business survey showed. The Nikkei/IHS Markit Services Purchasing Managers Index (PMI) fell to 49.6 in May from Aprils 51.4, sinking below the 50-mark that separates growth from contraction. While data last week showed Asias third-largest economy grew at its quickest pace in nearly two years, the latest PMI survey suggested it may have trouble maintaining that momentum.

Concerned over mounting cane arrears of more than Rs.22,000 crore, the government is likely to announce a bailout package of over Rs.7,000 crore to ensure cash-starved mills clear dues to farmers at the earliest, sources said. A decision in this regard is expected to be taken in the meeting of the Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs (CCEA) scheduled today, the sources added.

Stocks To Watch

LT Foods Ltd. is on the upside while KEI Industries Ltd. is on the downside.

LT Foods is currently trading at Rs.67.60, up by Rs.4.85 or 7.73% from its previous closing of Rs.62.75 on the NSE. The scrip opened at Rs.62.80 & has touched a high & low of Rs.69.40 and Rs.61.40 respectively. So far 20,06,040 (NSE) shares were traded on the counter. The current market cap of the company is Rs.2,174.94 Crore. The NSE/BSE group stock has touched a 52 week high of Rs.110.00 on 08-January-2018 & a 52 week low of Rs.55.45 on 11-August-2017.

KEI Industries is currently trading at Rs.388.00, down by Rs.64.45 or 14.62% from its previous closing of Rs.454.45 on the NSE. The scrip opened at Rs.445.45 & has touched a high and low of Rs.451.90 & Rs.371.15 respectively. So far 22,41,228 (NSE) shares were traded on the counter. The current market cap of the company is Rs.3,043.56 Crore. The BSE/NSE group stock has touched a 52 week high of Rs.496.00 on 30-May-2018 and a 52 week low of Rs.206.00 on 01-August-2017.

Share Market News 04-June-2018


Banks Dragged The Market For 2nd Straight Day; Nifty Below 10,650

The Benchmark indices started the week on a strong note as Sensex rose over 200 points & Nifty above 10,750, amid positive global cues. The equity market traded rangebound as Sensex fell 15 points while Nifty struggled below 10,700. HDFC Bank, TCS & FMCG stocks were under pressure while Reliance, Infosys & Tata Motors continued to support the market, rose over 1%. Nifty Midcap index continued to underperform frontliners.

In the afternoon session, the market traded lower as Sensex fell over 50 points while Nifty below 10,700, amid consolidation. Banking & financial and realty continued to drag market while midcap index extended losses to 150 points.

In the last hour of trade, the market extended losses as Sensex fell over 150 points while Nifty fell below 10,650. The market ended sharply lower. Banking, financial & realty index fell 1-3% while IT & Metal ended in green. Nifty midcap index underperformed frontliners, shed over a percent. Sensex closed 215.37 points down at 35,011.89, Nifty down by 67.70 points at 10,628.50.

Top Gainers

Dr. Reddy by 2.40% to Rs.1,988, Infosys by 1.65% to Rs.1,241, Lupin by 1.37% to Rs.774.95, Hindalco by 1.30% to Rs.241.60, M&M by 1.26% to Rs.913.00.

Top Losers

IBULHSGFIN by -4.49% to Rs.1,177.95, HDFC Bank by -3.11% to Rs.2,045, Bharti Airtel by -2.74% to Rs.373.20, Adani Ports by -2.35% to Rs.378.50, Infratel by -2.20% to Rs.294.05.

Analysis Of Top Gainer And Loser

Dr. Reddy is the top gainer in today's market after Srikakulam plant cleared by the US health regulator. The pharma major informed exchanges that the audit of API Srikakulam Plant (SEZ), Andhra Pradesh by the US Food and Drug Administration has been completed with no observations.

IBULHSGFIN is the top loser in today's market as strong selling pressure was seen in the stock. As MPC meet started from today only for the future interest rate decision & commentary will be a significant event for banks & NBFCs.

Key Market News

Reserve Bank of Indias (RBI) monetary policy committee (MPC) is likely to keep policy rates unchanged on Wednesday but may raise them at its next meeting in August, say economists. Of the 15 economists surveyed by Mint, 11 expect the central bank to keep the repo ratethe rate at which the central bank infuses liquidity in the banking systemunchanged at 6%. Only four economists expect RBI to raise rates by 25 basis points (bps).

U.S. hiring rose more than forecast in May, wages picked up and unemployment rate matched the lowest in almost five decades, indicating the strong labour market will keep powering economic growth. Payrolls increased 2,23,000 following a revised 1,59,000 gain, Labor Department figures showed Friday. The median estimate of analysts surveyed by Bloomberg called for 1,90,000 jobs. Average hourly earnings increased 2.7% from a year earlier, more than projected, while the jobless rate fell to 3.8% from 3.9% to match April 2000 as the lowest since 1969.

Stocks To Watch

Anant Raj Ltd. is on the upside while PC Jeweller Ltd. is on the downside

Anant Raj is currently trading at Rs.44.90, up by Rs.3.45 or 8.49% from its previous closing of Rs.40.65 on the NSE. The scrip opened at Rs.42.00 & has touched a high & low of Rs.45.50 and Rs.42.00 respectively. So far 35,33,201 (NSE) shares were traded on the counter. The current market cap of the company is Rs.1,294 Crore. The NSE/BSE group stock has touched a 52 week high of Rs.84.40 on 10-January-2018 & a 52 week low of Rs.38.70 on 01-June-2018.

PC Jeweller is currently trading at Rs.130.60, down by Rs.25.60 or 16.39% from its previous closing of Rs.156.20 on the NSE. The scrip opened at Rs.158.75 & has touched a high and low of Rs.159.40 & Rs.126.85 respectively. So far 5,00,42,802 (NSE) shares were traded on the counter. The current market cap of the company is Rs.5,124.65 Crore. The BSE/NSE group stock has touched a 52 week high of Rs.600.65 on 16-January-2018 and a 52 week low of Rs.94.65 on 31-May-2018.

Share Market News For May-2018

Share Market News 31-May-2018


Sensex Surged 413 Points, Nifty Above 10,700 Ahead Of GDP Data

The Benchmark indices started the expiry day on a strong note as Sensex rose 140 points & Nifty above 10,650, amid positive global cues. The equity market traded higher ahead of F&O expiry as Sensex gained 120 points while Nifty hovered around 10,650. OMCs, banking & financials led the rally while pharma, metal & PSU bank traded in the red. Nifty midcap also traded lower.

In the afternoon session, the market extended gains as Sensex rallied 200 points while Nifty continued to trade above 10,650. OMCs, Nifty Bank, Financial & IT indices traded at near day's high while Auto, Metal & Pharma traded under pressure. Nifty midcap underperformed frontliners, were down half a per cent.

In the last hour of trade, the market extended gains as Sensex surged over 400 points while Nifty traded above 10,700. The market closed sharply higher amid positive global cues & rally in HDFC Bank led the market higher. Banking & Financial index rose over 2% followed by IT while Pharma & realty traded under pressure. Sensex closed 416.27 points up at 35,322.38, Nifty up by 121.80 points at 10,736.15.

Top Gainers

Adani Ports by 5.10% to Rs.393.50, HDFC Bank by 4.65% to Rs.2,130, IndusInd Bank by 4.02% to Rs.1,960.60, Tech Mahindra by 3.16% to Rs.709.00, M&M by 2.90% to Rs.924.00.

Top Losers

Sun Pharma by -2.47% to Rs.482.35, Tata Motors by -1.99% to Rs.283.15, Dr. Reddy by -1.73% to Rs.1,927.85, Hero Motocorp by -1.43% to Rs.3,550, Hindalco by -1.32% to Rs.234.95.

Analysis Of Top Gainer And Loser

Adani Ports is the top gainer in today's market as strong buying was seen in the stock after a multiple block deals.

Sun Pharma is the top loser in today's market as some selling pressure was seen in the stock as most of the brokerage firms cut the target price despite strong Q4 result due to valuations & execution risk related to product business as the main reason.

Key Market News

Tax reforms are likely to expand revenue base in fast-growing economies like India but they will be most effective when accompanied by lowering of fiscal deficit and effective management of expenditure, Moody's Investors Service said today

It said most sovereigns have embarked on tax administration and compliance reforms, especially through the centralisation of multiple agencies and increased use of technology.Tax reforms are most likely to expand revenue bases in fast-growing economies with strengthening expenditure and debt management. These include the Philippines, India, Indonesia and Thailand, it said.

Stocks To Watch

City Union Bank Ltd. is on the upside while CG Power & Industrial Solutions Ltd. is on the downside.

Torrent Power is currently trading at Rs.196.15, up by Rs.12.95 or 7.07% from its previous closing of Rs.183.20 on the NSE. The scrip opened at Rs.183.55 & has touched a high & low of Rs.203.35 and Rs.183.55 respectively. So far 51,59,761 (NSE) shares were traded on the counter. The current market cap of the company is Rs.13,071.90 Crore. The NSE/BSE group stock has touched a 52 week high of Rs.203.35 on 31-May-2018 & a 52 week low of Rs.147.00 on 28-September-2017.

CG Power is currently trading at Rs.60.55, down by Rs.16.25 or 21.16% from its previous closing of Rs.76.80 on the NSE. The scrip opened at Rs.76.05 & has touched a high and low of Rs.76.45 & Rs.60.50 respectively. So far 2,16,26,153 (NSE) shares were traded on the counter. The current market cap of the company is Rs.3,967.63 Crore. The BSE/NSE group stock has touched a 52 week high of Rs.99.15 on 12-January-2018 and a 52 week low of Rs.60.50 on 31-May-2018.

Share Market News 30-May-2018


The Market Extend Losses Amid Weak global Cues; Nifty Holds 10,600

The Benchmark indices extended yesterdays losses as Sensex dropped 150 points & Nifty below 10,600 amid political turmoil in Italy. The equity market continued to trade lower as Sensex declined 140 points while Nifty below 10,600. All sectoral indices traded in red led by banking & financial stocks. Nifty midcap also traded lower but outperformed frontliners.

In the afternoon session, the market erased all losses & traded flat as Sensex was down 20 points while Nifty traded above 10,600 as rupee recovered. All sectoral indices traded in red barring PSU bank. Nifty midcap also traded flat.

In the last hour of trade, the market remained under pressure as Sensex fell 70 points while Nifty held above 10,600. The market closed lower for the 2nd consecutive session. Almost all sectoral indices traded in red baring PSU bank. Pharma fell the most, was down over 1%. Nifty midcap fell 10 points. Sensex closed 43.13 points down at 34,906.11, Nifty down by 18.95 points at 10,614.35.

Top Gainers

M&M by 2.79% to Rs.894.50, Bajaj Finance by 2.55% to Rs.2,130, Coal India by 2.27% to Rs.288.75, Yes Bank by 1.73% to Rs.343.90, Bajaj Finserv by 1.45% to Rs.5,973.

Top Losers

HindPetro by -2.78% to Rs.306.30, Hindalco by -1.98% to Rs.237.70, Grasim by -1.95% to Rs.1,037.15, Tata Motors by -1.93% to Rs.288.95, ICICI Bank by -1.69% to Rs.285.00.

Analysis Of Top Gainer And Loser

Mahindra & Mahindra is the top gainer in today's market as investors cheered quarterly number. The company is eyeing 13% volume growth with upcoming 3 new UVs. The company has also embarked with Rs.15,000 crore in for development of new models. Also, many brokerage firms initiated buy coverage in the stock.

HindPetro is the top loser in today's market as crude oil prices in the global market remain lower which can hurt margin of the company. Also, domestic diesel & petrol prices cut today after a rise for 16 days.

Key Market News

Rating agency Moodys on Wednesday said that it has cut Indias GDP growth forecast for the current year 2018 from 7.5% to 7.3%, as higher oil prices likely to weigh-in on countrys economic recovery pace. Moodys also showed concern over governments tight fiscal condition. The rating agency retained the GDP growth forecast for the current year 2019 at 7.5%. The US-based agency had upped Indias rating to Baa2 from Baa3 and changed its rating outlook to stable from positive, saying the reforms would help stabilise rising levels of debt.

The possibility of fresh general election and Eurosceptic political parties strengthen their vote share has raised concerns about stability in the Eurozone. The markets reacted to the ongoing political instability in the worlds eighth largest economy by nominal Gross Domestic Product (GDP). On March 4, Italians voted in the general election. Voters elected 630 members of the Chamber of Deputies and 315 elective members of the Senate of the Republic.

Stocks To Watch

Bodal Chemicals Ltd. is on the upside while Dilip Buildcon Ltd. is on the downside.

Bodal Chemicals is currently trading at Rs.148.90, up by Rs.14.10 or 10.46% from its previous closing of Rs.134.80 on the NSE. The scrip opened at Rs.133.00 & has touched a high & low of Rs.151.65 and Rs.133.00 respectively. So far 32,28,461 (NSE) shares were traded on the counter. The current market cap of the company is Rs.1,832.22 Crore. The NSE/BSE group stock has touched a 52 week high of Rs.193.75 on 13-July-2017 & a 52 week low of Rs.109.85 on 26-March-2018.

Dilip Buildcon is currently trading at Rs.930.00, down by Rs.124.50 or 11.81% from its previous closing of Rs.1,054.50 on the NSE. The scrip opened at Rs.1,025 & has touched a high and low of Rs.1,029.90 & Rs.899.00 respectively. So far 47,65,564 (NSE) shares were traded on the counter. The current market cap of the company is Rs.12,549.99 Crore. The BSE/NSE group stock has touched a 52 week high of Rs.1,247.50 on 15-May-2018 and a 52 week low of Rs.405.95 on 27-June-2017.

Share Market News 29-May-2018


Sensex, Nifty Halt 3-Day Winning Streak, Dragged By Banks

The Benchmark indices opened mildly lower due to profit booking as Sensex was down 55 points & Nifty hold 10,650. The equity market continued to consolidate as Sensex rose 40 points while Nifty above 10,700, amid 3-days rally. Banking and financials, Pharma & realty stocks remained under pressure while Auto & IT stocks supported market. Nifty midcap traded higher by 0.35%.

In afternoon session market remained under pressure as Sensex declined 120 points while Nifty below 10,700 as rupee extended depreciation. Nifty bank index dragged market, fell 1% & PSU bank fell over 2% while Auto & IT capped losses. Nifty midcap also fell 60 points.

In last hour of trade market extended losses as Sensex fell 200 points while Nifty below 10,650 levels. The market snapped 3-day upside rally dented by weak global cues & sharp fall in rupee. Banking & financials remained major loser followed by Pharma & Realty while IT & Auto capped losses. Nifty midcap index also fell 66.50 points on weak market breadth. Sensex closed 216.24 points down at 34,949.24, Nifty down by 55.35 points at 10,633.30.

Top Gainers

M&M by 2.94% to Rs.874.95, GAIL by 2.14% to Rs.343.60, HCL Tech by 1.62% to Rs.909.00, Bharti Airtel by 1.59% to Rs.381.10, IOC by 1.09% to Rs.172.30.

Top Losers

Analysis Of Top Gainer And Loser

Mahindra & Mahindra is the top gainer in today's market as March earnings beat analyst expectations as profit grew by 50% year-on-year to Rs.1,155 crore and revenue increased 25.6% to Rs.13,189 crore during the quarter. EBITDA shot up 70.4% to Rs.1,995 crore and margin expanded 400 bps to 15.1%.

ICICI Bank is the top loser in today's market as profit booking was seen in the stock due to market volatility.

Key Market News

The Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) is expected to maintain the repo rate at 6 percent in the ensuing policy review meeting next week, however, there is also a probability of a pre-emptive hike by 25 bps, says a UBS report. According to the global financial services major, the June policy review meeting is likely to be a close call, while the tone of the policy statement is expected to remain hawkish. In its monetary policy review, scheduled for 4-6 June, we expect the MPC to maintain the repo rate at 6% UBS Investment Bank said in a research note.

India faces a copper supply shock after a state government ordered billionaire Anil Agarwal Vedanta Ltd. to shutdown a plant permanently following deadly protests in a move that will slash nationwide output and stroke demand for imports. The Tamil Nadu government directed the southern states pollution control board to seal the 400,000 metric-ton-per-year smelter in Tuticorin in the interests of the people, it said on Monday.

Stocks To Watch

Uflex Ltd. is on the upside while Bank of India is on the downside.

Uflex is currently trading at Rs.316.00, up by Rs.29.80 or 10.41% from its previous closing of Rs.286.20 on the NSE. The scrip opened at Rs.288.00 & has touched a high & low of Rs.335.00 and Rs.287.50 respectively. So far 22,72,313 (NSE) shares were traded on the counter. The current market cap of the company is Rs.2,285.85 Crore. The NSE/BSE group stock has touched a 52 week high of Rs.506.90 on 66-December-2017 & a 52 week low of Rs.265.00 on 25-May-2017.

Bank of India is currently trading at Rs.101.10, down by Rs.6.65 or 6.17% from its previous closing of Rs.107.75 on the NSE. The scrip opened at Rs.106.00 & has touched a high and low of Rs.106.00 & Rs.101.10 respectively. So far 1,86,36,555 (NSE) shares were traded on the counter. The current market cap of the company is Rs.17,708.66 Crore. The BSE/NSE group stock has touched a 52 week high of Rs.217.80 on 17-November-2017 and a 52 week low of Rs.91.35 on 12-March-2018.

Share Market News 28-May-2018


Market Rose For 3rd Straight Day, Nifty Near 10,700, OMCs Rally

The Benchmark indices started on a positive note with Sensex was up 100 points & Nifty tad below 10,650, amid sharp correction oil prices & recovery in rupee. The equity market continued to trade strong as Sensex rose over 150 points while Nifty above 10,650. The broader markets outperformed frontliners as Nifty midcap index rose over 1% while all sectoral indices remained in the green barring IT that lost 2% led by Pharma which rose over 2%.

In afternoon session market continued to trade near days high as Sensex surged 250 points while Nifty reclaimed 10,700 on strong support from banks, FMCG, infra, pharma & oil while Nifty IT remain only loser fell 2%. Broader market continued to outperform frontliners as Nifty midcap rose over 1%.

In last hour of trade market traded at days high as Sensex surged nearly 300 points while Nifty traded above 10,700. The market closed higher for third consecutive session, amid sharp correction in oil prices. All sectoral indices closed in green baring IT that fell 1.92% while pharma & PSU bank rose over 2%. Nifty midcap outperformed frontliners rose 264 points. Sensex closed 240.61 points up at 35,165.48, Nifty up by 83.50 points at 10,688.65.

Top Gainers

Sun Pharma by 6.55% to Rs.497.00, HindPetro by 6.18% to Rs.313.45, BPCL by 5.44% to Rs.401.25, GAIL by 5.37% to Rs.336.30, Lupin by 4.95% to Rs.782.50.

Top Losers

Tech Mahindra by -3.81% to Rs.676.00, Power Grid by -2.43% to Rs.206.90, TCS by -2.07% to Rs.3,499.35, HCL Tech by -2.07% to Rs.897.00, Hindalco by -1.63% to Rs.241.50.

Analysis Of Top Gainer And Loser

Sun Pharma is the top gainer in today's market after company reported 7% yoy increase in net profit to Rs.1,310 in March quarter, higher than the Rs.895 crore profit projected by analysts tracked by Bloomberg.

Tech Mahindra is the top loser in today's market despite company Q4 profit doubled to Rs.1,222 crore beating analysts average estimate of Rs.934 crore, according to Reuters. Appreciation of rupee against dollar show selling pressure in IT stocks.

Key Market News

Crude oil prices have been falling after hitting $80.50 a barrel (on May 17, 2018), the highest level since November 2014. The correction in oil prices was on signs that output from the three top crude producers, Russia, the United States and Saudi Arabia, would climb to meet concerns about supply amid strong demand. The Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC), as well as top producer but non-OPEC member Russia, started withholding supplies in 2017 to tighten the market and prop up prices, which in 2016 fell to a more than a decade low of under $30 per barrel.

President Donald Trump appeared to confirm that his summit with Kim Jong Un was back on, three days after he abruptly called off the historic meeting in an sharply worded letter to the North Korean leader. The State Department earlier confirmed reports that a U.S. delegation is meeting with North Korean officials to prepare for the summit, which had been set for Singapore on June 12.

Stocks To Watch

Just Dial Ltd. is on the upside while PC Jeweller Ltd. is on the downside.

Just Dial is currently trading at Rs.611.80, up by Rs.104.15 or 20.52% from its previous closing of Rs.507.65 on the NSE. The scrip opened at Rs.504.00 & has touched a high & low of Rs.623.40 and Rs.503.75 respectively. So far 2,73,37,841 (NSE) shares were traded on the counter. The current market cap of the company is Rs.4,240.63 Crore. The NSE/BSE group stock has touched a 52 week high of Rs.647.00 on 16-January-2018 & a 52 week low of Rs.327.55 on 11-August-2017.

PC Jeweller is currently trading at Rs.178.25, down by Rs.14.25 or 7.40% from its previous closing of Rs.192.50 on the NSE. The scrip opened at Rs.198.00 & has touched a high and low of Rs.198.00 & Rs.174.00 respectively. So far 2,59,23,522 (NSE) shares were traded on the counter. The current market cap of the company is Rs.7,043.18 Crore. The BSE/NSE group stock has touched a 52 week high of Rs.600.65 on 16-January-2018 and a 52 week low of Rs.94.55 on 03-May-2018.

Share Market News 24-May-2018


Sensex Rallied Over 300 Points, Nifty Above 10,500, Led By IT Stocks

The Benchmark indices opened on a positive note, Sensex gained 100 points & Nifty above 10,450, led by some short covering. The equity market extended gain as Sensex rose nearly 200 points while Nifty well above 10,450, despite mix trend in Asian stocks. IT index rose over 2% also pharma, selective banks & financials supported the market while auto down over 1%. Nifty Midcap index fell half a percent.

In afternoon session market traded strong as Sensex surged 250 points while Nifty near 10,500 levels. IT and banking & financials stocks continued to support market while auto & realty index down over 1%. Nifty midcap continued to underperform frontliners as midcap fell over half a percent.

In last hour of trade traded at days high as Sensex surged nearly 300 points while Nifty traded above 10,450. The market gathered strength in late trade on short covering. Expect Auto & Realty all sectoral indices closed in green led by IT, Banking & financials and metal index, was up over 1-3%. Nifty midcap index fell 80 points on weak market breadth. Sensex closed 318.20 points up at 34,663.11, Nifty up by 83.50 points at 10,513.85.

Top Gainers

Bharti Airtel by 4.34% to Rs.372.30, TCS by 3.31% to Rs.3,610.75, Infosys by 2.96% to Rs.1,220, Axis Bank by 2.92% to Rs.535.45, Sun Pharma by 2.53% to Rs.463.70.

Top Losers

Tata Motors by -6.33% to Rs.289.85, GAIL by -5.45% to Rs.305.35, ONGC by -4.39% to Rs.167.70, Grasim by -2.52% to Rs.1,021, HindPetro by -1.10% to Rs.283.85.

Analysis Of Top Gainer And Loser

Bharti Airtel is the top gainer in today's market as company added 8.4 million subscribers in the month of March. The net additions trend showed that the gap between Reliance Jio & Airtel reduced significantly.

Tata Motors is the top loser in today's market as company reported 50% drop in consolidated net profit in Q4 2018. The fall in bottom line was primarily due to Rs.1,641.38 crore impairment of capital work in progress.

Key Market News

Federal Reserve officials said the economic outlook warranted another interest rate hike soon and signaled they would welcome a modest overshoot of their 2 percent inflation target, indicating theyre in no rush to tighten more aggressively. Most participants judged that if incoming information broadly confirmed their current economic outlook, it would likely soon be appropriate for the committee to take another step in removing policy accommodation, minutes released Wednesday of the Federal Open Market Committees May 1-2 meeting said.

The Narendra Modi government today moved to amend the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code via the ordinance route. The Union Cabinet has approved an ordinance that incorporates changes to the bankruptcy law, Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad told reporters at a press briefing. Prasad declined to share details on the changes as the Presidents approval is still awaited.

Stocks To Watch

NCC Ltd. is on the upside while Jet Airways (India) Ltd. is on the downside.

NCC is currently trading at Rs.114.40, up by Rs.9.15 or 8.69% from its previous closing of Rs.105.25 on the NSE. The scrip opened at Rs.106.70 & has touched a high & low of Rs.115.40 and Rs.104.15 respectively. So far 3,45,77,685 (NSE) shares were traded on the counter. The current market cap of the company is Rs.6,871.40 Crore. The NSE/BSE group stock has touched a 52 week high of Rs.141.40 on 10-January-2018 & a 52 week low of Rs.76.20 on 10-August-2017.

Jet Airways is currently trading at Rs.392.95, down by Rs.28.15 or 6.68% from its previous closing of Rs.421.10 on the NSE. The scrip opened at Rs.395.15 & has touched a high and low of Rs.402.80 & Rs.370.05 respectively. So far 1,37,39,326 (NSE) shares were traded on the counter. The current market cap of the company is Rs.4,447.91 Crore. The BSE/NSE group stock has touched a 52 week high of Rs.883.45 on 05-January-2018 and a 52 week low of Rs.370.05 on 24-May-2018.

Share Market News 23-May-2018


Market Resume Decline after A Days Breather, Nifty Below 10,450 Level

The Benchmark indices started on a flat note with Sensex declined 25 points & Nifty above 10,500, despite weakness in Asian peers . The equity market traded mildly lower as Sensex down 60 points while Nifty below 10,500 as Asian markets down. Metals, oil stocks and HDFC twins pulled the market lower but SBI, ICICI Bank, Tata Motors & IT stocks capped losses while midcap traded flat.

In afternoon session market extended losses as Sensex fell 100 points while Nifty below 10,500 levels. Nifty PSU Bank & IT index traded in green while metals, oil, Auto & HDFC twins stocks in red. Midcap also down 0.35%.

In last hour of trade market extended losses as Sensex fell over 200 points while Nifty below 10,450 levels. The market closed sharply lower as selling pressure resumed again on weaker rupee & global weakness. Except PSU Bank index (up 2.84%) all indices ended in red led by Metal, Auto, Realty & FMCG. Nifty midcap index fell over half a percent. Sensex closed 306.33 points down at 34,344.91, Nifty down by 106.35 points at 10,430.35.

Top Gainers

SBIN by 3.76% to Rs.263.45, Tech Mahindra by 2.13% to Rs.701.00, Cipla by 1.91% to Rs.534.00, UPL by 1.26% to Rs.690.90, L&T by 0.82% to Rs.1,330.95.

Top Losers

HindPetro by -8.21% to Rs.263.45, VEDL by -7.21% to Rs.250.50, Tata Steel by -6.16% to Rs.534.00, BPCL by -5.43% to Rs.376.00, ONGC by -5.32% to Rs.175.35.

Analysis Of Top Gainer And Loser

SBIN is the top gainer in today's market despite reporting loss of Rs.7,718 due to high provisions but revenue has improved by 18.6%. Investors cheered management guide for the future prospect.

HindPetro is the top loser in today's market as companys net profit dropped by 4% on lower refining margins & inventory gains. Also due to buzz of excise duty cut on petrol & diesel hurt the sentiment of OMCs.

Key Market News

The rising fuel prices are becoming a concern for the common people. Fuel prices continue to hit new highs for the 10th day in a row today as petrol prices rise by 29 paise in Mumbai and diesel prices rose 28 paise. Petrol prices in Delhi are up by 30 paise. A possible drop in Venezuelas crude output after a disputed presidential election, potential US sanctions on the country as well as the tough stance by US on Iran are the key price drivers.

US President Donald Trump on Tuesday said he is not "satisfied" with the trade talks held with China, despite the fact that earlier this week officials announced a framework agreement to reduce trade tensions with the Asian giant. The US leader said, however, that the talks with China were a start, after the visit to Washington by a Chinese delegation headed by Liu He, the top economic adviser to Chinese President Xin Jinping, Efe reported. In an another news US President Donald Trump yesterday said that he will propose new tax cuts sometime prior to November, when Republicans look to hold on to their majorities in Congress in midterm elections. He did not give any details.

Stocks To Watch

Marksans Pharma Ltd. is on the upside while Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Ltd. is on the downside.

Marksans is currently trading at Rs.28.70, up by Rs.2.80 or 10.81% from its previous closing of Rs.25.90 on the NSE. The scrip opened at Rs.25.75 & has touched a high & low of Rs.30.10 and Rs.25.55 respectively. So far 55,40,454 (NSE) shares were traded on the counter. The current market cap of the company is Rs.1,170.64 Crore. The NSE/BSE group stock has touched a 52 week high of Rs.52.30 on 06-November-2017 & a 52 week low of Rs.25.30 on 14-May-2018.

HPCL is currently trading at Rs.286.25, down by Rs.25.60 or 8.21% from its previous closing of Rs.311.85 on the NSE. The scrip opened at Rs.304.00 & has touched a high and low of Rs.310.65 & Rs.283.55 respectively. So far 1,64,65,140 (NSE) shares were traded on the counter. The current market cap of the company is Rs.43,726.09 Crore. The BSE/NSE group stock has touched a 52 week high of Rs.492.80 on 31-August-2017 and a 52 week low of Rs.283.55 on 23-May-2018.

Share Market News 22-May-2018


Market Snapped 5-Day Losing Streak Led By SBI, Tata Motors

The Benchmark indices opened on a flat note with Sensex was up 30 points & Nifty above 10,500, amid mix Asian cues. The equity market continued to consolidate as Sensex was up 10 points while Nifty above 10,500, amid corporate earnings. All sectoral indices except FMCG & IT traded in green led by Pharma, Auto, Metal & PSU Bank, was up over 1%. Midcap also traded mildly higher.

In afternoon session market traded mildly higher as Sensex rose 50 points while Nifty inched towards 10,550 levels, amid consolidation as investors awaited SBI earnings. Nifty PSU bank, Metal, Auto & Realty index rose over 1% while IT, FMCG & Pvt. bank traded in red. Nifty midcap remained flat.

In last hour of trade market continued to be range-bound as Sensex rose 20 points while Nifty above 10,500 levels. The market snapped 5 day losing streak led by short covering in banks. Among sectors except FMCG & Pvt. banks all ended in green led by PSU bank, Metal, Auto, Pharma & Realty index, was up over 1%. Nifty midcap was up 48 points. Sensex closed 35.11 points up at 34,651.24, Nifty up by 20.00 points at 10,536.70.

Top Gainers

Dr. Reddy by 5.87% to Rs.2,004.20, Bajaj Finserv by 4.84% to Rs.5,999, SBIN by 4.60% to Rs.255.70, Tata Motors by 4.09% to Rs.308.00, Bajaj Auto by 3.51% to Rs.2,816.

Top Losers

IOC by -3.54% to Rs.159.30, Ultratech by -2.63% to Rs.3,751.05, Infratel by -1.76% to Rs.316.05, IndusInd Bank by -1.56% to Rs.1,895, Asian Paints by -1.33% to Rs1,284.40.

Analysis Of Top Gainer And Loser

Dr. Reddy is the top gainer in today's market despite decline in net profit by 3.3% for Q4 2018 but revenue grew 1% led by domestic growth of 16%.

IOC is the top loser in today's market as company reported decline in net profit of 34% for Q4 FY18 despite revenue growth of 4.48%.

Key Market News

Rating agency Icra expects GDP growth in January-March 2017-18 at 7.4% on account of good rabi crop harvest and improved corporate earnings, up from 7.2% in the third quarter. The Central Statistics Office (CSO) is scheduled to come out with GDP estimate for the fourth quarter (Q4) of fiscal 2017-18 and provisional annual estimates for the year 2017-18 on May 31. As per Icra, the growth of the Indian gross value added (GVA) at basic prices in year-on-year (YoY) terms is likely to record a considerable recovery to 7.3% in Q4 FY18 from 6.7% in Q3 FY18, thereby rebounding above 7% after a gap of five quarters.

Leading bourse NSE has dragged the Singapore Exchange (SGX) to court over the overseas bourse's plans to launch Nifty-based derivative products. SGX has, however, reiterated its plan to list the new Indian derivatives in June. SGX has been notified by the National Stock Exchange of India (NSE) of an application made in the Bombay High Court for an interim injunction on our new products," the overseas exchange said in a statement issued today. SGX also said that it has informed NSE that India needs to maintain liquidity in its offshore equity derivatives market.

Stocks To Watch

Stride Shasun Ltd. is on the upside while Mahanagar Gas Ltd. is on the downside.

Stride Shasun is currently trading at Rs.393.55, up by Rs.52.55 or 15.41% from its previous closing of Rs.341.00 on the NSE. The scrip opened at Rs.345.20 & has touched a high & low of Rs.409.20 and Rs.342.00 respectively. So far 1,96,82,946 (NSE) shares were traded on the counter. The current market cap of the company is Rs.3,512.11 Crore. The NSE/BSE group stock has touched a 52 week high of Rs.1,002.20 on 24-July-2017 & a 52 week low of Rs.333.30 on 21-May-2018.

MGL is currently trading at Rs.793.10, down by Rs.48.70 or 5.79% from its previous closing of Rs.841.80 on the NSE. The scrip opened at Rs.824.00 & has touched a high and low of Rs.827.00 & Rs.772.15 respectively. So far 22,11,128 (NSE) shares were traded on the counter. The current market cap of the company is Rs.7,803.44 Crore. The BSE/NSE group stock has touched a 52 week high of Rs.1,377.50 on 03-November-2017 and a 52 week low of Rs.772.15 on 22-May-2018.

Share Market News 21-May-2018


Market Post Biggest Losing Streak In 2-Month, Nifty Near 10,500

The Benchmark indices started on marginally higher note as Sensex was up 80 points & Nifty above 10,600, amid positive Asian cues. The equity market traded lower amid consolidation as Sensex fell over 100 points while Nifty below 10,600, amid higher crude oil prices and weaker rupee, dragged by HDFC twins, auto, metals stocks and Reliance while PSU Bank outperformed was up over 15. Nifty midcap underperformed frontliners fell over 1%.

In afternoon session market remained under pressure as Sensex fell 150 points while Nifty traded below 10,550 levels, amid higher crude oil prices. PSU bank index gained over 2% while Nifty Auto, Media, Metal & Pharma fell over 1.5%. Nifty midcap index was down over 1.5%.

In last hour of trade market remained under pressure as Sensex was down over 200 points while Nifty struggled below 10,550 levels. The market ended lower for the 5th consecutive session dragged by pharma, metals, auto stocks, HDFC twins and Reliance while PSU banks & technology stocks held the market. Nifty midcap underperformed frontliners, down 320 points. Sensex closed 232.17 points down at 34,616.13, Nifty down by 79.70 points at 10,516.70.

Top Gainers

SBIN by 2.37% to Rs.244.50, BPCL by 1.95% to Rs.393.90, Coal India by 1.57% to Rs.271.00, TCS by 1.42% to Rs.3,551.80, GAIL by 1.40% to Rs.326.00.

Top Losers

Dr. Reddy by -4.64% to Rs.1,890, Sun Pharma by -4.53% to Rs.443.85, UPL by -3.84% to Rs.682.20, Yes Bank by -3.30% to Rs.334.10, ZEEL by -2.91% to Rs.551.10.

Analysis Of Top Gainer And Loser

SBIN is the top gainer in today's market ahead of Q4 2018 earnings due tomorrow & bank is expected to report loss in this quarter as well.

Dr. Reddy is the top loser in today's market ahead of Q4 March earnings due tomorrow. Company is expected to post good numbers.

Key Market News

The U.S. and China declared a truce in their trade dispute over the weekend, but that will prove temporary if the worlds two largest economies fail to deliver on their vague commitments to re-balance trade. Were putting the trade war on hold, Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said Sunday after the two sides released a joint statement a day earlier. Right now, we have agreed to put the tariffs on hold while we execute the framework. The statement released on Saturday after two days of talks between Chinese Vice Premier Liu He and senior American officials, including Trump isnt seen as a panacea to the months-long conflict.

India is the sixth wealthiest country in the world with a total wealth of $8,230 billion, while the U.S. is the richest nation globally, says a report. According to the AfrAsia Bank Global Wealth Migration Review. Factors that will help in wealth creation in India include large number of entrepreneurs, good educational system, robust outlook for information technology, business process outsourcing, real estate, healthcare and media sectors which will result in a 200% rise 10-year wealth growth forecast, according to the report.

Stocks To Watch

Balrampur Chini Mills Ltd. is on the upside while Indiabulls Real Estate Ltd. is on the downside.

Balrampur Chini is currently trading at Rs.66.75, up by Rs.4.45 or 7.14% from its previous closing of Rs.62.30 on the NSE. The scrip opened at Rs.62.50 & has touched a high & low of Rs.68.50 and Rs.62.50 respectively. So far 1,33,10,292 (NSE) shares were traded on the counter. The current market cap of the company is Rs.1,551.25 Crore. The NSE/BSE group stock has touched a 52 week high of Rs.182.50 on 13-September-2017 & a 52 week low of Rs.58.70 on 16-May-2018.

IBRE is currently trading at Rs.183.60, down by Rs.22.10 or 10.74% from its previous closing of Rs.205.70 on the NSE. The scrip opened at Rs.202.00 & has touched a high and low of Rs.202.00 & Rs.182.70 respectively. So far 86,27,759 (NSE) shares were traded on the counter. The current market cap of the company is Rs.8,823.35 Crore. The BSE/NSE group stock has touched a 52 week high of Rs.269.70 on 07-August-2017 and a 52 week low of Rs.151.10 on 24-May-2017.

Share Market News 17-May-2018

Sensex, Nifty Extend Losses For 3rd Day As Oil Tops $80/Bbl

The Benchmark indices rebound after the confirmation of BJP Govt. with Sensex rose 110 points & Nifty above 10,750. The equity market turned negative as Sensex was down 100 points while Nifty fell below 10,750 as investor digested Karnataka election outcome. Most of the sectoral index traded under pressure led by Metal, Banking & Financials while Auto & IT supported the market. Nifty midcap index outperformed frontliners, traded in green.

In afternoon session market continued to trade lower as Sensex fell over 100 points while Nifty struggled below 10,750 as Brent crude oil prices inched towards $80/ barrel. Nifty Auto, Pharma, IT & PSU bank traded in green while Metal, Pvt. bank & FMCG in red. Nifty midcap index rose .30%.

In last hour of trade market continued to trade lower as Sensex fell over 100 points while Nifty hold on to 10,700 mark. The market extended losses for 2nd straight session, amid high Brent crude oil prices. All the sectoral index traded under pressure led by FMCG, Metal & Banks while Nifty midcap outperformed frontliners, rose 70 points. Sensex closed 238.76 points down at 35,149.12, Nifty down by 58.40 points at 10,682.70.

Top Gainers

Bajaj Finance by 7.71% to Rs.2,067.95, Bajaj Finserv by 4.49% to Rs.5,558, Coal India by 2.98% to Rs.271.35, Sun Pharma by 2.77% to Rs.484.75, Infratel by 1.52% to Rs.320.00.

Top Losers

Hindalco by -3.15% to Rs.232.20, UPL by -2.58% to Rs.707.10, ITC by -3.15% to Rs.279.10, Axis Bank by -2.32% to Rs.537.35, HDFC by -2.01% to Rs.1,574.

Analysis Of Top Gainer And Loser

Bajaj Finance is the top gainer in today's market as company posted best quarterly result in over 6 years as profit grew by 60%, beat analyst estimates.

Hindalco is the top loser in today's market as company reported a 25% drop in its standalone quarterly profit in January-March 2018 quarter.

Key Market News

In Karnataka the drama continue as BS Yeddyurappa and the BJP have been invited to form the government in Karnataka. They will have up to fifteen days from when he takes office to prove his majority in a floor test, said Governor of Karnataka. As asked by Governor BJP candidate BS Yeddyurappa took oath today morning. The Congress has moved the Supreme Court against Karnataka Governor Vajubhai Vala's decision to invite BJPs Yeddyurappa to form the government in the state and sought an immediate hearing.

For the first time since inception, the Reserve Bank of Indias Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) will meet for three days in June for the second bi-monthly policy review instead of the usual two days. The RBI said the change in schedule is due to "administrative" reasons. The six members of the MPC led by RBI Governor Urjit Patel will meet on June 4, 5 and 6. Analysts and experts suggest there is a high probability of a repo rate hike in the June policy due to the spike in inflation to 4.6 percent in April and worries of high crude prices.

Stocks To Watch

Jyothy Laboratories Ltd. is on the upside while PTC India Ltd. is on the downside.

Jyothy Lab. is currently trading at Rs.471.05, up by Rs.78.50 or 20% from its previous closing of Rs.392.55 on the NSE. The scrip opened at Rs.400.00 & has touched a high & low of Rs.471.05 and Rs.399.50 respectively. So far 35,75,837 (NSE) shares were traded on the counter. The current market cap of the company is Rs.8,544.32 Crore. The NSE/BSE group stock has touched a 52 week high of Rs.471.05 on 17-May-2018 & a 52 week low of Rs.324.50 on 16-November-2017.

PTC India is currently trading at Rs.83.60, down by Rs.8.35 or 9.08% from its previous closing of Rs.91.95 on the NSE. The scrip opened at Rs.92.65 & has touched a high and low of Rs.93.50 & Rs.82.60 respectively. So far 1,41,74,043 (NSE) shares were traded on the counter. The current market cap of the company is Rs.2,473.15 Crore. The BSE/NSE group stock has touched a 52 week high of Rs.130.45 on 21-September-2017 and a 52 week low of Rs.82.60 on 17-May-2018.

Share Market News 16-May-2018

Sensex, Nifty Extend Losses On Mixed Earnings, Karnataka Uncertainty

The Benchmark indices opened sharply lower with Sensex down over 150 points & Nifty below 10,750, amid weak Asian cues. The equity market continued to trade lower as Sensex was down over 200 points while Nifty traded below 10,750, amid uncertainty over Karnataka Govt. formation. Baring FMCG & Realty all the sectoral index remained under pressure led by Bank & Financials and metal. Nifty midcap index trimmed losses to half a percent.

In afternoon session market recovered from days low as Sensex was down 50 points while Nifty back above 10,750 helped by recovery in Rupee & fall in crude oil prices. Nifty FMCG & Realty index is up over 1% while all other index traded in red. Nifty midcap turned in green.

In last hour of trade market further extended losses as Sensex slipped nearly 200 points while Nifty below 10,750. The market closed lower as uncertainty remained over the formation of Govt. in Karnataka. Nifty Realty & FMCG rose over 1% while PSU bank fell over 3% followed by financials & Pvt. banks as well. Nifty midcap down 14 points. Sensex closed 156.06 points down at 35,387.88, Nifty down by 60.75 points at 10,741.10.

Top Gainers

HUL by 3.87% to Rs.1,574.15, Lupin by 2.26% to Rs.767.75, ITC by 1.60% to Rs.286.35, Bajaj Finance by 1.42% to Rs.1,929, Wipro by 1.37% to Rs.274.70.

Top Losers

ICICI Bank by -3.67% to Rs.296.95, Cipla by -3.40% to Rs.556.20, Ultratech by -3.15% to Rs.3,980, RIL by -2.51% to Rs.954.40, GAIL by -2.37% to Rs.331.40.

Analysis Of Top Gainer And Loser

Hindustan Unilever is the top gainer in today's market as company posted strong numbers for Q4 FY18 as PAT grew by 1.2% beat street expectations.

ICICI Bank is the top loser in today's market as banking sector remained under selling pressure due to lower then expected numbers

Key Market News

Japan's economy shrank for the first time in two years in the first quarter of the year amid weak consumption, official data showed. The world's third-largest economy contracted by 0.2% quarter-on-quarter in the January-March period, compared with growth of 0.1% at the end of 2017, the Cabinet Office said. Private consumption was flat after an uptick of 0.2% in the final quarter of last year. Private residential investment plunged another 2.1% after a 2.7% fall in the previous quarter.

Indias trade deficit widened to $13.72 billion in April. This is $47 million higher than the $13.25- billion trade deficit reported in April 2017, according to data put out by the Ministry of Commerce. The higher deficit is on account of the near doubling of crude oil prices. However, the deficit was mitigated by lower gold and jewellery imports. In rupee terms, the trade balance widened by 4,564.98 crore in April to Rs.90,031.71 crore, from Rs.85,466.73 crore in April last year. An official statement said, Oil imports during April were valued at $10.41 billion which was 41.49% higher than oil imports valued at $7.36 billion in April 2017.

Stocks To Watch

Indiabulls Real Estate Ltd. is on the upside while Punjab National bank is on the downside.

IB Real Estate is currently trading at Rs.207.90, up by Rs.22.10 or 11.89% from its previous closing of Rs.185.80 on the NSE. The scrip opened at Rs.191.30 & has touched a high & low of Rs.209.80 and Rs.191.30 respectively. So far 2,76,88,556 (NSE) shares were traded on the counter. The current market cap of the company is Rs.9,911.20 Crore. The NSE/BSE group stock has touched a 52 week high of Rs.269.70 on 07-August-2017 & a 52 week low of Rs.151.10 on 24-May-2017.

PNB is currently trading at Rs.75.70, down by Rs.10.25 or 11.93% from its previous closing of Rs.85.95 on the NSE. The scrip opened at Rs.79.15 & has touched a high and low of Rs.80 & Rs.74.15 respectively. So far 9,85,23,673 (NSE) shares were traded on the counter. The current market cap of the company is Rs.20,856.13 Crore. The BSE/NSE group stock has touched a 52 week high of Rs.231.45 on 26-October-2017 and a 52 week low of Rs.74.15 on 16-May-2018.

Share Market News 15-May-2018

Karnataka Cliffhanger Scares The Market; Nifty Hold 10,800

The Benchmark indices started flat as Sensex was up 10 points & Nifty tested 10,800, as Karnataka vote counting started. The equity market continued to trade positively as Sensex surged over 350 points while Nifty was above 10,900 as BJP emerged as the biggest single party in Karnataka. Nifty Bank index rose over 350 points while Pharma, IT and FMCG indices turned flat. Nifty midcap rose 0.50%.

In the afternoon session, the market was off days high as investors booked profit at the higher level. Sensex was up over 200 points while Nifty was above 10,850. Later, Nifty midcap turned negative, was down over 0.50%. Nifty Realty, Pharma & PSU bank index fell over 1% while private banks, NBFCs, IT & metal supported the market.

In the last hour of trade, the market was flat as Sensex was up 50 points while Nifty traded above 10,800. The market ended flat after it became clear that BJP was likely to fail to reach the halfway mark in Karnataka. Nifty Realty & PSU Bank index tumbled over 2% while IT, metal & private banks supported the market. Nifty midcap index was down 179 points. Sensex closed 12.77 points down at 35,543.94, Nifty was down by 4.75 points at 10,801.85.

Top Gainers

Tata Steel by 2.73% to Rs.627, Power Grid by 2.37% to Rs.214, Bajaj Finance by 1.90% to Rs.1,900, TCS by 1.56% to Rs.3,487, Asian Paint by 1.28% to Rs.1,314.

Top Losers

Tata Motors by -3.99% to Rs.310.70, SBIN by -2.78% to Rs.246.55, Coal India by -2.24% to Rs.264, IndusInd Bank by -1.39% to Rs.1,199.75, NTPC by -1.08% to Rs.169.80.

Analysis Of Top Gainer And Loser

Tata Steel is the top gainer in today's market as Analyst expect a turnaround in this quarter. Company Q4 result is due tomorrow.

Tata Motors is the top loser in today's market as selling pressure was seen in the stock.

Key Market News

Indias retail inflation came in at 4.58% in April from Marchs 4.28% due to rise in prices of miscellaneous items such as education, household goods, personal care items as well as petrol and diesel prices, data released by statistics office showed. Retail inflation, measured by Consumer Price Index (CPI) had fallen to 2.99% in April 2017. CPI is the main price measure that the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) tracks. Marchs data is an indication that prices are at a relatively safe distance from the apex banks upper tolerance level of inflation at 6%.

MSCI, the worlds biggest index compiler with roughly $12 trillion in assets benchmarked to its products, will add four Indian stocks and remove five from its Global Standard Index with effect at May 31 close.

New Additions: Avenue Supermart, InterGlobe Aviation, Pidilite Industries and Power Grid Corporation of India.

Deletions: ACC, IDFC Bank, PFC, Tata Motors DVR and Vakrangee.

MSCI also released the list of 234 domestically listed Chinese companies that will be added to benchmark equity from next month. The move is expected to trigger potential outflow from markets like India.

Share Market News 14-May-2018

Market Flat Ahead Of Karnataka Poll Outcome, Nifty Holds 10,800

The Benchmark indices started the week on a quiet note with Sensex was up 30 points & Nifty above 10,800 . The equity market is off days high as Sensex was down 10 points while still above 10,800, ahead of Karnataka Election result. Among sectoral index IT, Auto & Realty traded under pressure while Pharma & PSU Bank index rose 1%. Nifty midcap to traded lower nearly 1%.

In afternoon session some weakness seen in D-Street as Senxes fell over 50 points while Nifty fell below 10,800, ahead of Karnataka election result. Midcaps have further extended their fall, pharma and PSU banks have trimmed some of the gains. Auto stocks too continued to trade lower.

In last hour of trade market traded volatile as Sensex was up 10 points while Nifty traded above 10,800. The market ended flat as traders maintained cautious ahead of Karnataka result. Banking & financial, Pharma stocks supported the market while Realty & Auto traded under pressure. Nifty midcap was down over 1.3% Sensex closed 20.92 points up at 35,556.71, Nifty up by 0.10 points at 10,806.60.

Top Gainers

NTPC by 2.24% to Rs.171.20, BPCL by 1.30% to Rs.404.50, IndusInd Bank by 1.25% to Rs.1,918, Dr. Reddy by 1.23% to Rs.2,015, Power Grid by 1.04% to Rs.209.00.

Top Losers

Titan by -3.49% to Rs.922.65, ZEEL by -2.75% to Rs.576.50, Tata Motors by -2.21% to Rs.323.50, M&M by -2.19% to Rs.850.05, Infratel by -2.05% to Rs.313.30.

Analysis Of Top Gainer And Loser

NTPC is the top gainer in today's market as buying was seen in the stock on the back of a heavy volume.

Titan is the top loser in today's market as selling pressure was seen in the stock despite strong Q4 numbers.

Key Market News

Inflation based on wholesale prices shot up to 3.18% in April on increasing prices of petrol and diesel as well as fruits and vegetables. The Wholesale Price Index based inflation stood at 2.47% in March and 3.85% in April last year. According to govt. data released, inflation in food articles was at 0.87% in April 2018, as against a deflation of 0.29% in the preceding month. Deflation in vegetables was 0.89% in April, while in the previous month it was 2.70%. Inflation in fuel and power basket rose sharply to 7.85% in April from 4.70% in March as prices of domestic fuel increased in line with rising global crude oil rates.

Despite moderation in factory output growth in March, India's GDP is expected to grow by 7.7% in January-March, up from 7.2% in the preceding quarter, says a Nomura report. According to the Japanese financial services major, despite the moderation in March, industrial production growth averaged 6.2% in the January- March period, up from 5.9% in Q4 (October-December). The report further noted that India is expected to witness cyclical recovery led by both investment and consumption.

Stocks To Watch

Sun TV Network Ltd. is on the upside while Tata Global Beverages Ltd. is on the downside.

Sun TV is currently trading at Rs.959.90, up by Rs.91.40 or 10.52% from its previous closing of Rs.868.50 on the NSE. The scrip opened at Rs.905.00 & has touched a high & low of Rs.977.80 and Rs.901.65 respectively. So far 1,10,10,934 (NSE) shares were traded on the counter. The current market cap of the company is Rs.37,991.73 Crore. The NSE/BSE group stock has touched a 52 week high of Rs.1,097.80 on 16-January-2018 & a 52 week low of Rs.652.45 on 10-August-2017.

Tata Global is currently trading at Rs.257.00, down by Rs.30.50 or 10.61% from its previous closing of Rs.287.50 on the NSE. The scrip opened at Rs.280.00 & has touched a high and low of Rs.281.35 & Rs.251.85 respectively. So far 1,68,22,847 (NSE) shares were traded on the counter. The current market cap of the company is Rs.16,112.74 Crore. The BSE/NSE group stock has touched a 52 week high of Rs.328.75 on 15-January-2018 and a 52 week low of Rs.140.20 on 24-May-2017.

Share Market News 10-May-2018

Sensex, Nifty Halts 3-Day Gains, Nifty Midcap Cracked 1.5%

The Benchmark indices opened on good note with Sensex was up over 100 points & Nifty well above 10,750 mark. The equity market paired some morning gains as Sensex was up 50 points while Nifty held 10,750 levels. Baring IT & OMCs all the sectors remained under pressure led by Realty, Pharma, PSU Bank. Midcaps too are trading lower, fell nearly 1% on the Nifty Midcap index.

In afternoon session equity benchmark erased gains to trade lower as Sensex fell over 50 points while Nifty slipped below 10,750. Baring Oil & Energy stock all the sectoral stocks traded lower, led by Realty, Pharma, Metal, PSU bank & IT. Nifty midcap underperformed frontliners, was down over 1%.

In last hour of trade market continued to consolidate as Sensex was down 50 points while Nifty still below 10,750 mark. The market ended at days low as midcap underperformed with 1.5% cut. Except the oil & gas space, all sectoral indices ended in red led by Realty, Pharma, PSU Bank, Metal & FMCG. Sensex closed 73.08 points down at 35,246.27, Nifty down by 25.15 points at 10,716.55.

Top Gainers

ONGC by 2.73% to Rs.187.85, Bharti Airtel by 2.00% to Rs.410.50, Eicher Motors by 1.43% to Rs.30,750, Tech Mahindra by 1.33% to Rs.662.80, BPCL by 1.18% to Rs.390.00.

Top Losers

Dr. Reddy by -3.47% to Rs.1,992.70, IBULHSGFIN by -2.54% to Rs.1,204.90, Tata Motors by -2.47% to Rs.333.50, Cipla by -2.36% to Rs.574.10, Power Grid by -1.86% to Rs.207.90.

Analysis Of Top Gainer And Loser

ONGC is the top gainer in today's market as strong buying volume was seen in the stock.

Dr. Reddy is the top loser in today's market as overall pharma sector remained under selling pressure.

Key Market News

The auto sector has started the new financial year 2018-19 with a strong sales growth of 17.44% to 23,79,718 units in the domestic market, according to the latest SIAM data. While passenger vehicles grew 7.5% to 2,98,504 units, the highest growth was witnessed by the van segment up utility vehicles came next with a step up of 11.92% and passenger cars grew marginally at 4.89%. Commercial vehicles posted a robust 75.95% uptick to 72,993 units with MHCVs leading the attack with a sales growth of 169.26% to 28,547 units while LCVs recorded a sales step up of 43.92% to 44,446 units.

The Indian economy is expected to grow at 7.4% in the current fiscal and accelerate further to 7.8% as it recovers from the impact of demonetisation and Goods and Services Tax (GST) rollout, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) said on Wednesday. Asia continues to be the main engine of the worlds economy, accounting for more than 60% of global growth - three-quarters of which comes from China and India alone, as per IMFs Regional Economic Outlook: Asia and Pacific (REO).

Stocks To Watch

Welspun Enterprises Ltd. is on the upside while The Federal Bank Ltd. is on the downside.

Welspun Enterprises is currently trading at Rs.170, up by Rs.16.75 or 10.93% from its previous closing of Rs.153.25 on the NSE. The scrip opened at Rs.155.40 & has touched a high & low of Rs.174.80 and Rs.155 respectively. So far 50,41,727 (NSE) shares were traded on the counter. The current market cap of the company is Rs.2,508.06 Crore. The NSE/BSE group stock has touched a 52 week high of Rs.197.65 on 10-January-2018 & a 52 week low of Rs.84.35 on 25-May-2017.

Federal Bank is currently trading at Rs.89.55, down by Rs.11.60 or 11.47% from its previous closing of Rs.101.15 on the NSE. The scrip opened at Rs.93.10 & has touched a high and low of Rs.93.50 & Rs.88.10 respectively. So far 12,55,25,242 (NSE) shares were traded on the counter. The current market cap of the company is Rs.17,637.70 Crore. The BSE/NSE group stock has touched a 52 week high of Rs.127.65 on 17-October-2017 and a 52 week low of Rs.87.30 on 06-February-2018.

Share Market News 09 May 2018

Market Rose For 3rd Day, Nifty Still Below 10,750, IT Stocks Lead

The Benchmark indices began the on a lower note with Sensex was down 50 points & Nifty held 10,700. The equity market continued to trade flat as Sensex was up 27 points while Nifty stayed above 10,700 levels. Barring IT & Metal (was up over 1%) all sectoral indices traded in red led by OMCs & banking stocks remained under profit booking. Nifty midcap too traded lower.

In afternoon session sharp surged seen in equity benchmark as Sensex rose over 150 points while Nifty traded above 10,750 levels, led by Tata Motors, Reliance & TCS. Reversal of losses in financials along with a surge in metals and IT & Auto names are pushing indices higher. Midcap continued to trade lower.

In last hour of trade market continued to trade higher as Sensex was up 100 points while Nifty slipped below 10,750 mark. The market closed on a positive note after trading in a narrow range. Among sectors, PSU banking stocks remained the laggard along with pharma and FMCG stocks while IT supported the market. Nifty midcap closed lower by half a percent. Sensex closed 103.03 points up at 35,319.35, Nifty up by 23.90 points at 10,741.70.

Top Gainers

Tata Motors by 2.80% to Rs.341.45, Titan by 1.82% to Rs.985.75, Tata Steel by 1.41% to Rs.604,75, Yes Bank by 1.41% to Rs.348.15, UPL by 1.39% to Rs.731.50.

Top Losers

Ultratech by -2.41% to Rs.3,966, BPCL by -1.94% to Rs.385.00, Lupin by -1.41% to Rs.763.90, Bajaj Finance by -1.09% to Rs.1,848, HPCL by -1.07% to Rs.303.70.

Analysis Of Top Gainer And Loser

Tata Motors is the top gainer in today's market as as Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) sales grew at an annual 11.90% to 45,180 units for April. The sales of its subsidiary were primarily driven by introduction of new models, including the Range Rover Velar, the Land Rover Discovery and the Jaguar E-PACE.

Ultratech Cement is the top loser in today's market as some selling pressure was seen in the stock.

Key Market News

President Donald Trump said the U.S. will withdraw from the landmark 2015 accord to curb Irans nuclear program and reinstate financial sanctions on the Islamic Republic, opening an uncertain new chapter for the Middle East. His decision, widely anticipated by allies and analysts, was intended to force Iran to renegotiate an agreement the countrys leaders have said they will not revisit. Trumps political opponents warned he could lead the U.S. into another Mideast war.The exit throws plans for billions of dollars of investments by European companies into disarray. Oil rebounded to trade at the highest level since 2014 as investors focused on how Iranian crude buyers will react to sanctions aimed at cutting exports from OPECs third-largest producer.

China and IndiaAsias first and third largest economies, respectivelyshould aim for growth-friendly fiscal consolidation to promote sustainable, inclusive growth while enhancing resilience as the two countries together contribute 45% to global growth, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) said on Wednesday.

Stocks To Watch

Firstsource Solutions Ltd. is on the upside while Greaves Cotton Ltd. is on the downside.

FSL is currently trading at Rs.70.85, up by Rs.6.40 or 9.93% from its previous closing of Rs.64.45 on the NSE. The scrip opened at Rs.65.00 & has touched a high & low of Rs.74.50 and Rs.64.80 respectively. So far 4,30,68,512 (NSE) shares were traded on the counter. The current market cap of the company is Rs.4,962.40 Crore. The NSE/BSE group stock has touched a 52 week high of Rs.74.50 on 09-May-2018 & a 52 week low of Rs.30.35 on 15-June-2017.

Greaves Cotton is currently trading at Rs.138.85, down by Rs.6.25 or 4.31% from its previous closing of Rs.145.10 on the NSE. The scrip opened at Rs.145.00 & has touched a high and low of Rs.145.85 & Rs.138.55 respectively. So far 14,18,290 (NSE) shares were traded on the counter. The current market cap of the company is Rs.3,394.47 Crore. The BSE/NSE group stock has touched a 52 week high of Rs.170.80 on 26-July-2017 and a 52 week low of Rs.112.35 on 18-December-2017.

Share Market News 07-May-2018

Sensex Surged Nearly 300 points, Nifty Well Above 10,700-Mark

The Benchmark indices began the week on a good note with Sensex gained over 100 points & Nifty traded around 10,650 mark. The equity market continued to trade higher as Sensex still up over 130 points while Nifty above 10,650 levels. Baring Nifty Pharma (down over 1%) all sectoral indices traded in green led by FMCG, PSU Bank, Realty & Metal, rose over a percent. Nifty midcap also traded in line with frontliners.

In afternoon session equity benchmark gathered momentum as Sensex rose over 200 points while Nifty inched towards 10,700 mark. Nifty PSU bank surged 2% followed by Metals, FMCG, Auto & Realty while Pharma & IT traded in red. Nifty also traded almost at par with frontline indices.

In last hour of trade market traded at days high as Sensex surged over 250 points while Nifty traded above 10,700 mark. The market closed on a strong note as both indices closed at days high on Monday. Barring IT & Pharma all other sector indices closed in positive territory led by PSU Bank, Metal, FMCG, Auto & Realty. Nifty midcap also rose 0.75%. Sensex closed 292.76 points up at 35,208.14, Nifty up by 97.25 points at 10,715.50.

Top Gainers

GAIL by 4.32% to Rs.344.00, M&M by 3.77% to Rs.886.50, ICICI Bank by 3.59% to Rs.293.00, Axis Bank by 3.04% to Rs.536.10, Hindalco by 2.79% to Rs.237.80.

Top Losers

Lupin by -2.61% to Rs.774.85, Dr. Reddy by -1.88% to Rs.2,067, TCS by -1.52% to Rs.3,428, Coal India by -1.44% to Rs.267.40, Cipla by -1.02% to Rs.590.90.

Analysis Of Top Gainer And Loser

GAIL is the top gainer in today's market as strong delivery basis buying was seen in the stock.

Lupin is the top loser in today's market after Credit Suisse highlighted concerns over the volume loss in its diabetes franchise. The brokerage sees a downside of 9 percent on the stock. It said that there is massive volume loss in diabetes franchise in the US and has cut earnings and target.

Key Market News

The commerce ministry has decided to formulate a comprehensive action plan to boost India's trade with Africa which is "relatively" small at present, Union Minister Suresh Prabhu said. A series of engagements have been lined up in different parts of Africa to discuss ways to promote trade and investments between the two regions, he said. With India's exports growing at a relatively slower rate, Africa holds huge potential to boost exports. According to experts, India needs to take more steps to increase cooperation with the continent in various areas including services.

Maximilian Kunkel, investment strategist at UBS Global Wealth Management spoke to BloombergQuint and said emerging markets will continue to grow due to global expansion and benign liquidity and China would be the key market.

Trade war will lead to higher prices, preparing portfolios for that probability. 20-30% probability on an outright trade war in the next 12 months.

Stocks To Watch

PC Jeweller Ltd. is on the upside while Himadri Speciality Chemicals Ltd. is on the downside.

PC Jeweller is currently trading at Rs.242.15, up by Rs.67.50 or 38.65% from its previous closing of Rs.174.65 on the NSE. The scrip opened at Rs.192.10 & has touched a high & low of Rs.243.90 and Rs.192.10 respectively. So far 18,92,41,116 (NSE) shares were traded on the counter. The current market cap of the company is Rs.9,492.13 Crore. The NSE/BSE group stock has touched a 52 week high of Rs.600.65 on 16-January-2018 & a 52 week low of Rs.94.55 on 03-May-2018.

HSCL is currently trading at Rs.122.50, down by Rs.12.80 or 9.46% from its previous closing of Rs.135.30 on the NSE. The scrip opened at Rs.136.00 & has touched a high and low of Rs.136.55 & Rs.118.90 respectively. So far 28,50,689 (NSE) shares were traded on the counter. The current market cap of the company is Rs.5,104.58 Crore. The BSE/NSE group stock has touched a 52 week high of Rs.196.80 on 15-January-2018 and a 52 week low of Rs.57.10 on 23-May-2017.

Share Market News: 03 May 2018

Sensex Halts 4-Day Winning Streak; Nifty Below 10,700

The Benchmark indices opened flat as Sensex was down 10 points & Nifty above 10,700, amid weak global cues. The equity market continued to remain under selling pressure as Sensex was down over 100 points while Nifty traded well below 10,700. It was weighed down by FMCG, IT stocks, Reliance Industries & HDFC Bank while HDFC and ICICI Bank continued to support the market. Broader markets extended losses, as the Nifty Midcap index fell 1.5%.

In the afternoon session, equity benchmark turned volatile from days low as Sensex was down 10 points while Nifty hovered around 10,700, ahead of US-China trade meet. IT, FMCG, select banks stocks, Reliance Industries and L&T continue to trade lower whereas ICICI Bank and HDFC capped market losses. Nifty midcap fell over a percent.

In the last hour of trade, the market continued to consolidate as Sensex was down by 50 points while Nifty hovered around 10,700 levels. The market closed lower due to global weakness amid US-China trade talks. Nifty IT, FMCG, Realty & Auto index fell the most while Metal and some private banks supported the market. Nifty midcap index fell over 1%. Sensex closed 73.28 points down at 35,103.14, Nifty down by 38.40 points at 10,679.65.

Top Gainers

Sun Pharma by 3.60% to Rs.1,260, Infratel by 3.35% to Rs.324.30, Tata Steel by 2.12% to Rs.586.70, NTPC by 1.82% to Rs.173.50, Axis Bank by 1.79% to Rs.533.10.

Top Losers

HCL Tech by -7.95% to Rs.923.00, UPL by -3.60% to Rs.707.00, Eicher Motors by -2.36% to Rs.29,800.55, KotakBank by -1.99% to Rs.1,231.85, IBULHSGFIN by -1.95% to Rs.1,272.80.

Analysis Of Top Gainer And Loser

Sun Pharma is the top gainer in today's market as the company has received USFDA approval for its version of Esomeprazole Magnesium.

HCL Tech is the top loser in today's market after the company posted a 9.8% drop in consolidated net profit for the March 2018 quarter. On Wednesday.

Key Market News

Federal Reserve officials left interest rates unchanged, acknowledging inflation is close to target without indicating any intention to veer from their gradual path of interest-rate increases. The decision to maintain the federal fund's target range at 1.5% to 1.75% was a unanimous 8-0. This FOMC meeting wont be followed by a press conference. Inflation on a 12-month basis is expected to run near the committees symmetric 2 percent objective over the medium term, the policy-setting FOMC said in a statement Wednesday in Washington.

Near-month (May 31) options activity on Nifty indicates the index could hit a fresh high if NDA wins a clear majority (113 plus of 224 seats) in the upcoming Karnataka election. That would mean Nifty surpassing its January 29 record of 11,171.55 on or after May 15 when the results are out, believes derivative experts Rajesh Palviya of Axis Securities and Ashish Chaturmohta of Sanctum Wealth Management.

Stocks To Watch

PC Jeweller Ltd.is on the upside while is HCL Technologies Ltd. on the downside.

PC Jeweller is currently trading at Rs.122.90, up by Rs.12.25 or 11.07% from its previous closing of Rs.110.65 on the NSE. The scrip opened at Rs.100.65 & has touched a high & low of Rs.126.80 and Rs.94.55 respectively. So far 21,79,43,465 (NSE) shares were traded on the counter. The current market cap of the company is Rs.4,789.44 Crore. The NSE/BSE group stock has touched a 52 week high of Rs.600.65 on 16-January-2018 & a 52 week low of Rs.94.55 on 03-May-2018.

HCL Tech is currently trading at Rs.921.00, down by Rs.79.50 or 7.95% from its previous closing of Rs.1,000.50 on the NSE. The scrip opened at Rs.997.00 & has touched a high and low of Rs.997.00 & Rs.920.00 respectively. So far 76,38,012 (NSE) shares were traded on the counter. The current market cap of the company is Rs.1,28,942.31 Crore. The BSE/NSE group stock has touched a 52 week high of Rs.1,108 on 23-April-2018 and a 52 week low of Rs.808.15 on 04-May-2017.

Share Market News 02-May-2018

Nifty Halts 3-Day Uptrend Ahead Of Fed Meet Outcome

The Benchmark indices opened higher as Sensex was up over 100 points & Nifty above 10,750 backed by Auto sales data & strong GST collection data. The equity market continued to consolidate as Sensex was up only 10 points while Nifty traded below 10,750, ahead of Federal Reserve meeting outcome that is due tonight. Nifty IT, Metal & PSU bank indices were down 1.5-2% while auto & some selected private banks supported the market. Nifty midcap also fell over half a percent.

In the afternoon session, equity benchmark gained strength as Sensex rose over 150 points while Nifty was back above 10,750. HDFC twins, Reliance Industries, ITC and Kotak Mahindra Bank led the rally, but the correction in metals, technology and ICICI Bank capped gains. Nifty midcap traded mildly higher.

In the last hour of trade, the market continued to consolidate as Sensex fell over 50 points while Nifty below 10,750. The market closed flat after rangebound session as investors await Federal Reserve outcome due tonight. Nifty Metal, PSU bank, Realty, IT, Pharma & Auto fell over 1-3% while NBFCs & private banks supported the market. Nifty midcap index was down 302 points. Sensex closed 16.06 points up at 35,176.42, Nifty down by 21.30 points at 10,718.05.

Top Gainers

KotakBank by 4.04% to Rs.1,260, ZEEL by 2.03% to Rs.600.00, ITC by 1.83% to Rs.286.60, Axis Bank by 1.46% to Rs.524.85, Asian Paint by 1.40% to Rs.1,218.55.

Top Losers

VEDL by -4.98% to Rs.283.55, HCL Tech by -4.50% to Rs.1,005.35, Hindalco by -3.54% to Rs.227.30, Tata Steel by -3.39% to Rs.574.80, HINDUNILVR by -2.51% to Rs.1,471.

Analysis Of Top Gainer And Loser

Kotak Bank is the top gainer in today's market as investors cheered quarter performance. The lender reported a 15% YoY rise in its standalone net profit for the March quarter at Rs.1,124 crore.

VEDL is the top loser in today's market after The National Company Law Appellate Tribunal agreed to hear Renaissance Steels appeal against Vedantas revival plan for indebted Electrosteel on May 17.

Key Share Market News

Indian factory growth accelerated in April on strong domestic demand and output, a business survey showed, while price pressures were subdued which is a comforting sign for the central bank as it seeks to temper inflation without hurting the economy. The Nikkei Manufacturing Purchasing Managers' Index, compiled by IHS Markit, rose to 51.6 last month from March's 51, as predicted by a Reuters and above the 50-point mark that separates growth from contraction for a ninth straight month.

Goods and services tax (GST) collections touched a record Rs.1.03 trillion in April. It is the first time the number has crossed the 1 trillion-mark in any month since the new tax regime debuted on 1 July. Of the total revenue of Rs.1.03 trillion collected in April, Rs.18,652 crore was central GST, Rs.25,704 crore was stated GST and Rs.50,548 crore was integrated GST (including Rs.21,246 crore collected on imports), the finance ministry statement said. The cess was Rs.8,554 crore.

Stocks To Watch

Equitas Holdings Ltd.is on the upside while is Jet Airways (India) Ltd. on the downside.

Equitas is currently trading at Rs.166.05, up by Rs.11.45 or 7.41% from its previous closing of Rs.154.60 on the NSE. The scrip opened at Rs.155.40 & has touched a high & low of Rs.166.50 and Rs.155.00 respectively. So far 92,64,753 (NSE) shares were traded on the counter. The current market cap of the company is Rs.5,601.78 Crore. The NSE/BSE group stock has touched a 52 week high of Rs.183.60 on 07-September-2017 & a 52 week low of Rs.129.30 on 06-February-2018.

Jet Airways is currently trading at Rs.591.20, down by Rs.52.05 or 8.09% from its previous closing of Rs.643.25 on the NSE. The scrip opened at Rs.640.00 & has touched a high and low of Rs.646.50 & Rs.583.00 respectively. So far 44,25,278 (NSE) shares were traded on the counter. The current market cap of the company is Rs.6,735.19 Crore. The BSE/NSE group stock has touched a 52 week high of Rs.883.45 on 05-January-2018 and a 52 week low of Rs.438.25 on 31-May-2017.

Share Market News For April 2018

Share Market News 26-April-2018

Market Surged On The Expiry Day; Nifty Above 10,600

The Benchmark indices opened flat on Thursday as Sensex was up 40 points & Nifty up 5 points, amid consolidation. The equity market continued to trade mildly higher as Sensex was 70 points while Nifty traded above 10,550 levels, ahead of F&O expiry. Reliance, TCS, Tata Motors, HDFC bank & realty stocks supported the market while OMCs, Wipro, Axis Bank & ICICI bank capped gains. Nifty midcap also traded flat.

In the afternoon session, the equity benchmark continued to trade mildly higher as Sensex was up 50 points while Nifty inched towards 10,600, ahead of April F&O contracts expiry. Reliance, TCS, HDFC Bank & Infosys continued to support the market while oil & gas, PSU banks, Axis bank copped gains. Midcap traded mildly higher.

In the last hour of the trade, the market extended gains as Sensex rose over 200 points while Nifty was above 10,600. The market ended on a strong note. Nifty Pvt. bank, FMCG, IT led the rally while PSU bank, Realty & OMC traded lower. Nifty midcap was up 74 points. Sensex closed 212.33 points up at 34,713.60, Nifty up by 47.25 points at 10,617.80.

Top Gainers

Yes bank by 10.12% to Rs.358.15, IndusInd Bank by 2.02% to Rs.1,885, HUL by 1.98% to Rs.1,488.15, ITC by 1.70% to Rs.278.75, Eicher Motors by 1.55% to Rs.31,225.

Top Losers

Bharti Airtel by -3.08% to Rs.406.90, Lupin by -2.66% to Rs.793.00, Infratel by -2.50% to Rs.317.30, Wipro by -2.39% to Rs.280.30, SBIN by -1.67% to Rs.233.25.

Analysis Of Top Gainer And Loser

Yes Bank is the top gainer in today's market as bank's Q4 earnings beat analyst estimates, with profit growing 29% YoY on healthy growth in NII, which increased by 31.4%. Asset quality strengthened as net NPA of total advances stood at 0.64% versus 0.93% (QoQ).

Bharti Airtel is the top loser in today's market as the company will consider selling the stake in the combined company that will emerge after merger on Indus towers into Bharti Infratel.

Key Market News

According to the International Monetary Fund (IMF), the impact of higher oil prices on Indias gross domestic product may not be all that much this year and the next. Indias terms-of-trade loss as a percent of GDP over 2018-2019 at 0.18%, much lower than the 1.5% loss seen in 2017. The loss, of course, is due to a rise in oil prices. Conversely, when oil prices fell in 2015 and 2016, India had large windfall gains of around 4% of GDP. IMF estimates dated Brent crude oil price to average $64.6 a barrel for 2018, up 19% over 2017.

The European Central Bank is set to keep policy unchanged. Playing down worries over recent softness in the eurozone economy and leaving the door open to ending its lavish bond purchase scheme by the close of the year. Having tweaked its guidance last month to reflect solid growth, the ECB will probably argue that the economy is humming along and that the exceptional readings seen around the turn of the year were always unlikely to be sustained, economists said.

Stocks To Watch

Yes Bank Ltd. is on the upside while is DCM Shriram Ltd. on the downside.

Yes Bank is currently trading at Rs.358.15, up by Rs.32.90 or 10.12% from its previous closing of Rs.325.25 on the NSE. The scrip opened at Rs.327.95 & has touched a high & low of Rs.360.25 and Rs.323.60 respectively. So far 6,23,64,794 (NSE) shares were traded on the counter. The current market cap of the company is Rs.81,075.96 Crore. The NSE/BSE group stock has touched a 52 week high of Rs.382.90 on 21-September-2017 & a 52 week low of Rs.275.25 on 23-May-2017.

DCM Shriram is currently trading at Rs.328.75, down by Rs.40.65 or 11% from its previous closing of Rs.369.40 on the NSE. The scrip opened at Rs.370 & has touched a high and low of Rs.373.95 & Rs.302 respectively. So far 19,11,608 (NSE) shares were traded on the counter. The current market cap of the company is Rs.5,424.21 Crore. The BSE/NSE group stock has touched a 52 week high of Rs.628 on 19-December-2017 and a 52 week low of Rs.302 on 26-April-2018.

Share Market News 25-April-2018

2-Days Gains Come To A Halt Ahead Of F&O Expiry; Nifty Below 10,600

The Benchmark indices opened lower with Sensex was down 50 points & Nifty below 10,600, tracked the negative trend in global stocks. The equity market continued to trade mildly lower as Sensex was down nearly 100 points while Nifty traded below 10,600, amid consolidation. Banking & finance, oil, metals & infra stocks remained under pressure while among sectoral indices IT index rose over 1% ahead of Wipro earnings. Nifty midcap also traded lower.

In the afternoon session, equity benchmark extended losses as Sensex was down over 180 points while Nifty fell below 10,550 levels ahead of April derivative expiry. The index got dragged by banking & finance, metals, infra & FMCG stocks while IT & Realty index outperformed. Nifty midcap fell over half a percent.

In the last hour of trade, the market trimmed losses as Sensex was down over 100 points while Nifty traded below 10,600. The market closed lower ahead of the expiry of April derivative contracts. Baring IT (up 1.15%) & Realty all sectoral index traded in red led by banking & finance, metal, Pharma. Nifty midcap fell 81 points. Sensex closed 115.37 points down at 34,501.27, Nifty down by 43.80 points at 10,570.55.

Top Gainers

Bharti Airtel by 2.90% to Rs.418.05, TCS by 2.37% to Rs.3,466, M&M by 1.72% to Rs.853.00, Power Grid by 1.36% to Rs.209.25, HCL Tech by 1.68% to Rs.1,070.

Top Gainers

GAIL by -3.09% to Rs.327.30, VEDL by -2.99% to Rs.288.50, HindPetro by -2.86% to Rs.297.25, Hindalco by -2.32% to Rs.231.25, Grasim by -1.81% to Rs.1,060.85.

Analysis Of Top Gainer And Loser

Bharti Airtel is the top gainer in today's market as the company posted a surprise profit led by improvement in its Africa business and a deferred tax credit of Rs.464 crore. However, net profit fell 73% to Rs.83 crore in the quarter ended March.

GAIL is the top loser in today's market as selling pressure was seen in the stock.

Key Market News

Indian economy is expected to witness a cyclical recovery driven by investments as well as consumption, and the average GDP growth is expected to rise to 7.8% in the first half of this year, says a report. According to the Japanese financial services major Nomura, investment and consumption demand are the main drivers for India's growth, amid worsening net exports.

In other news, the Government of India has inked a loan agreement of USD 125 million with World Banks investment arm to fund Innovate in India project. The loan agreement was signed yesterday between Sameer Kumar Khare, joint secretary, Ministry of Finance and Hisham Abdo, Acting Country Director, World Bank (India), an official statement said today. The objective of the project is to nurture indigenous innovation, foster local product development and accelerate commercialisation process, the report said.

Stocks To Watch

NIIT Technology Ltd. is on the upside while is PC Jeweller Ltd. on the downside.

NIIT Tech is currently trading at Rs.1,095, up by Rs.98.90 or 9.92% from its previous closing of Rs.996.20 on the NSE. The scrip opened at Rs.990.00 & has touched a high & low of Rs.1,102 and Rs.988.00 respectively. So far 70,03,708 (NSE) shares were traded on the counter. The current market cap of the company is Rs.6,642.79 Crore. The NSE/BSE group stock has touched a 52 week high of Rs.1,102 on 25-April-2018 & a 52 week low of Rs.420.45 on 24-April-2017.

PC Jeweller is currently trading at Rs.243.00, down by Rs.46.35 or 16.02% from its previous closing of Rs.289.35 on the NSE. The scrip opened at Rs.288.00 & has touched a high and low of Rs.290.55 & Rs.238.10 respectively. So far 2,33,95,072 (NSE) shares were traded on the counter. The current market cap of the company is Rs.9,632.13 Crore. The BSE/NSE group stock has touched a 52 week high of Rs.600.65 on 16-January-2018 and a 52 week low of Rs.208.00 on 25-May-2017.

Share Market News 24-April-2018

Reliance Lifts Market To 2 Month's High; Nifty Above 10,600

The Benchmark indices opened higher with Sensex rose over 100 points & Nifty near 10,600, followed a positive lead from Asian stocks. The equity market held morning gains as Sensex was up 100 points while Nifty hovered around 10,600 levels, backed by banking & finance, FMCG and oil stocks while metal & technology stocks were under pressure. Nifty midcap was mildly higher.

In the afternoon session, equity benchmark regained strength as Sensex was up 160 points while Nifty traded above 10,600 level, backed by Index heavyweights Reliance, HDFC & ICICI Bank while metal & technology stocks continued to reel under selling pressure. Nifty midcap also turned lower.

In the last hour of trade, the market continued to trade higher as Sensex was up nearly 200 points while Nifty above 10,600. The market closed higher thanks to the positive trend in Asian stocks. Reliance, HDFC, ICICI Bank led the market while IT, Metal, Media & PSU bank index fell over 1%. Nifty midcap also traded lower. Sensex closed 165.87 points up at 34,616.64, Nifty up by 29.65 points at 10,614.35.

Top Gainers

Reliance by 3.64% to Rs.970.05, Yes Bank by 3.50% to Rs.342.00, Bajaj Finserv by 2.52% to Rs.5,427.65, M&M by 1.73% to Rs.838.55, ICICI Bank by 1.68% to Rs.284.10.

Top Losers

Hindalco by -7.37% to Rs.236.75, Wipro by -3.50% to Rs.286.95, INFY by -2.80% to Rs.1,154.50, TECHM by -1.39% to Rs.682.70, VEDL by -1.33% to Rs.297.40.

Analysis Of Top Gainer And Loser

Reliance Industries is the top gainer in today's market as Reliance Jio, the subsidiary of Reliance Industries has added 87.4 lakh subscribers in February compared to 83 lakh in the previous month.

Hindalco is the top loser in today's market as Aluminium prices continued to fall after the US government gave US customers of Russian producer United Company Rusal more time to close out their business with the company and comply with sanctions.

Key Market News

Construction of national highways has increased to record levels and the momentum is expected to continue in this financial year, too, as funding is not an issue and the pace of land acquisition has improved, says a report. According to BofA Merrill Lynch (BofAML), 2018-19 is likely to be another robust year for the highway sector, even as some disruption is likely in the fourth quarter of this fiscal owing to 2019 general elections. Ordering and construction of national highways have increased to the all-time high of 17,055kms/9,829kms, respectively in FY18.

The Trump administration is planning to end allowing spouses of H-1B visa holders to work legally in the U.S., a top federal agency official has told lawmakers, a move that could have a devastating impact on tens of thousands of Indians.

For the first time, the U.S. Treasury discussed a path for lifting the sanctions on Rusal, saying it would provide relief if Oleg Deripaska relinquished control. It also extended the deadline for companies to wind down dealings with the Russian aluminium producer by almost five months.

Stocks To Watch

Indiabulls Venture Ltd. is on the upside while is Coromandel International Ltd. on the downside.

Indiabulls Venture is currently trading at Rs.429.65, up by Rs.39.05 or 10% from its previous closing of Rs.390.60 on the NSE. The scrip opened at Rs.386.95 & has touched a high & low of Rs.429.65 and Rs.383.15 respectively. So far 83,70,502 (NSE) shares were traded on the counter. The current market cap of the company is Rs.18,965.30 Crore. The NSE/BSE group stock has touched a 52 week high of Rs.429.65 on 24-April-2018 & a 52 week low of Rs.102.30 on 03-May-2017.

Coromandel is currently trading at Rs.470.45, down by Rs.58.50 or 11.06% from its previous closing of Rs.528.95 on the NSE. The scrip opened at Rs.533.30 & has touched a high and low of Rs.536.00 & Rs.458.55 respectively. So far 24,29,573 (NSE) shares were traded on the counter. The current market cap of the company is Rs.13,771.26 Crore. The BSE/NSE group stock has touched a 52 week high of Rs.586.75 on 01-January-2018 and a 52 week low of Rs.345.05 on 28-April-2017.

Share Market News 23-April-2018

Market Closed Flat As Nifty Below 10,600; TCS Stole The Show

The Benchmark indices opened lower on Monday as it opened 50 points down while Nifty fell 9 points, amid Global weakness. The equity market gained strength as Sensex rose over 100 points while Nifty reclaimed 10,600 levels. Information Technology was the leading sector as Nifty IT rallied over 1.5% followed by Realty, Pharma while FMCG & Metal remained under pressure. Nifty midcap outperformed frontliners, was up over half a percent.

In the afternoon session, equity benchmark extended gains as Sensex surged nearly 200 points while Nifty was well above 10,600 levels, backed by Technology stocks. Nifty IT index further rallied by 2.5% followed by Realty, Pharma while FMCG & Metal were in red. Nifty midcap was up nearly 1%.

In the last hour of trade, the market was off days high due to depreciation in rupee as Sensex was up nearly 100 points while Nifty was above 10,600. The market ended flat due to more weakness in rupee & weak global cues. Nifty Realty, Pharma, IT supported the market while FMCG, Metal & Financial Services remained under pressure. Nifty midcap index was up by 100 points. Sensex closed 35.19 points up at 34,450.77, Nifty up by 20.65 points at 10,584.70.

Top Gainers

IndusInd bank by 3.74% to Rs.1,880.60, M&M by 2.95% to Rs.823.05, BPCL by 2.65% to Rs.381.25, Cipla by 2.03% to Rs.601.00, Sun Pharma by 1.98% to Rs.515.30.

Top Losers

Hindalco by -2.71% to Rs.255.00, IBULHSGFIN by -2.51% to Rs.1,322, UPL by -1.80% to Rs.752.00, VEDL by -1.39% to Rs.304.30, Grasim by -1.33% to Rs.1,086.15.

Analysis Of Top Gainer And Loser

IndusInd Bank is the top gainer in today's market as private sector lender reported 27% YoY growth in net profit to Rs.959.09 crore for the January-March period of FY17-18.

Hindalco is the top loser in today's market as some profit booking was seen in the stock.

Key Market News

Tata Consultancy Services Ltd (TCS), Indias largest information technology (IT) services firm, become the first Indian company to cross the $100 billion market capitalisation milestone. The recent surge in TCS shares was triggered by better than expected earnings reported on Thursday after 13 quarters of under-performance. TCS announced a bonus of 1:1 and recommended a final dividend of Rs.29 a share also improved sentiment.

As the Reserve Bank has given no relaxation to its February 12 framework on the resolution of stressed assets, banks are likely to become more cautious and risk-averse to long-term funding, especially to the infrastructure sector. On February 12, the central bank had come out with a revised framework for the resolution of stressed assets. The new set of rules aim at quick reporting of defaults, coming out with resolution plans for defaulting companies and time-bound referrals of defaulting firms to the National Company Law Tribunal (NCLT).

Stocks To Watch

Oberoi Realty Ltd. is on the upside while is Vakrangee Ltd. on the downside.

Oberoi Realty is currently trading at Rs.590.45, up by Rs.69.20 or 13.28% from its previous closing of Rs.521.25 on the NSE. The scrip opened at Rs.525.90 & has touched a high & low of Rs.592.00 and Rs.525.90 respectively. So far 23,14,914 (NSE) shares were traded on the counter. The current market cap of the company is Rs.19,673.16 Crore. The NSE/BSE group stock has touched a 52 week high of Rs.592.00 on 23-April-2018 & a 52 week low of Rs.335.30 on 28-June-2017.

Vakrangee is currently trading at Rs.129.05, down by Rs.6.75 or 4.97% from its previous closing of Rs.135.80 on the NSE. The scrip opened at Rs.138.00 & has touched a high and low of Rs.138.80 & Rs.113.90 respectively. So far 60,96,305 (NSE) shares were traded on the counter. The current market cap of the company is Rs.13,658.56 Crore. The BSE/NSE group stock has touched a 52 week high of Rs.515.00 on 24-January-2018 and a 52 week low of Rs.113.90 on 18-April-2018.

Share Market News 19-April-2018

Market Back On Winning Streak, Nifty Above 10,550; Metals Shine

The Benchmark indices rebounded on Thursday as Sensex rose over 100 points & Nifty above 10,550, followed a positive lead from global stocks. The equity market continued to trade higher, amid volatility as Sensex was up 80 points while Nifty traded above 10,500 levels. Nifty Metal index extended gains, was up 4% & IT also rose over 1% while OMCs was down to 5%. Nifty midcap rose.4%.

In the afternoon session, equity benchmark continued to trade mildly higher as Sensex was up 80 points while Nifty hold above 10,550, despite higher crude oil prices. Nifty Metal, FMCG & IT index led the market while OMCs & selected banks & financial copped gains. Nifty midcap also traded higher.

In last hour of trade market traded higher as Sensex rose over 50 points while Nifty above 10,550 above. The market closed higher despite crude oil prices, backed by Metal, IT & FMCG stocks led by Metal Index, was up by 4.52%. Nifty midcap index was up by 133 points. Sensex closed 95.61 points up at 34,427.29, Nifty up by 39.10 points at 10,565.30.

Top Gainers

Hindalco by 8.81% to Rs.264.20, VEDL by 6.65% to Rs.310.45, Tata Steel by 3.29% to Rs.610.40, Yes Bank by 2.89% to Rs.318.50, Bharti Airtel by 2.64% to Rs.394.40.

Top Losers

BPCL by -7.11% to Rs.376.40, HindPetro by -5.62% to Rs.3021.65, IOC by -4.09% to Rs.158.20, Titan by -2.57% to Rs.952.00, HDFC by -0.89% to Rs.1,861.00.

Analysis Of Top Gainer And Loser

Hindalco is the top gainer in today's market as aluminium prices surged 5% to highest in almost 7 years on Thursday. LME aluminium climbed as far as $2,664.50 a tonne, highest since August 2011.

BPCL is the top loser in today's market as Brent crude oil futures hit USD 74 a barrel after a decline in US crude inventories and top exporter Saudi Arabia is expected to keep withholding supply to prop up the market.

Key Market News

India, which has recovered from disruptions caused by demonetisation and the rollout of the GST, must fully implement the new nationwide indirect tax to avoid tax revenue underperformance resulting in cuts to capital expenditures, the IMF said today. In its Fiscal Monitor report titled 'Capitalising on Good times', the IMF said that relatively buoyant revenues supported by base-broadening efforts and lower capital expenditures were offset by higher spending (including higher compensation to states for the rollout of the GST) and lower profit transfers from the Reserve Bank of India due to costs incurred during the demonetisation.

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) said that Indias combined gross debt, including that of the central and state governments, is set to decline by almost nine percentage points to 61.4% of gross domestic product (GDP) by 2023-24. What will support a gradual decline in the debt-to-GDP ratio is both a gradual reduction in overall deficit as well as continued high nominal GDP growth, said Andreas Bauer, IMF senior resident representative for India.

Stocks To Watch

Hindustan Copper Ltd. is on the upside while is BPCL on the downside.

HindCopper is currently trading at Rs.80, up by Rs.8.60 or 12.04% from its previous closing of Rs.71.40 on the NSE. The scrip opened at Rs.72.90 & has touched a high & low of Rs.82.05 and Rs.72.60 respectively. So far 2,73,96,298 (NSE) shares were traded on the counter. The current market cap of the company is Rs.7,369.36 Crore. The NSE/BSE group stock has touched a 52 week high of Rs.110.50 on 07-November-2017 & a 52 week low of Rs.56.55 on 27-September-2017.

BPCL is currently trading at Rs.376.40, down by Rs.28.80 or 7.11% from its previous closing of Rs.405.20 on the NSE. The scrip opened at Rs.396 & has touched a high and low of Rs.397.85 & Rs.375.35 respectively. So far 1,59,39,417 (NSE) shares were traded on the counter. The current market cap of the company is Rs.81,900.14 Crore. The BSE/NSE group stock has touched a 52 week high of Rs.551.55 on 30-October-2017 and a 52 week low of Rs.375.35 on 19-April-2018.

Share Market News 18-April-2018

Market Snapped 9 Days Winning Streak; Bank Nifty Down

The Benchmark indices opened higher on Wednesday as Sensex rose 100 points & Nifty above 10,550, followed positive from global stocks. The equity market traded near days high as rose 80 points while Nifty inched towards 10,600 levels, amid positive global cues. Among sectoral index Nifty FMCG & Media rose over 1.5% while Auto, Bank traded under pressure. Nifty midcap traded mildly higher.

In the afternoon session, equity benchmark extended gains as Sensex was up 120 points while Nifty traded near 10,600 levels on hopes of strong earnings growth. Nifty FMCG, Media & Realty index led the rally while Auto, Bank & Financial sectors were under pressure. Nifty midcap also traded higher.

In last hour of trade market erased gains as Sensex was down by 80 points while Nifty traded below 10,550 levels. The market closed lower for the first time in last 10 days, dragged by banks. Nifty FMCG & Media index was up over 1.5% while Bank & financials, Pharma traded in red. Nifty midcap index closed mildly lower. Sensex closed 63.38 points down at 34,331.68, Nifty down by 22.50 points at 10,526.20.

Top Gainers

ITC by 3.33% to Rs.276.50, Wipro by 2.90% to Rs.290.00, Ultratech Cement by 2.29% to Rs.4,007, ZEEL by 2.22% to Rs.588.25, GAIL by 2.01% to Rs.332.20.

Top Losers

HindPetro by -3.03% to Rs.320.05, Axis Bank by -2.76% to Rs.517.70, Titan by -1.98% to Rs.977,80, Lupin by -1.75% to Rs.790.95, Tech Mahindra by -1.54% to Rs.658.00.

Analysis Of Top Gainer And Loser

ITC is the top gainer in today's market as normal monsoon prediction & rural demand growth is expected to be higher, will lead to good January-March 2018 numbers.

HindPetro is the top loser in today's market as oil & marketing companies are continued to tumble ahead of OPEC meeting later this week.

Key Market News

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has maintained its forecast for Indias economic growth at 7.4% in 2018-19, which will again make the country the fastest-growing large economy after losing this tag to China by a close margin in 2017-18. For 2019-20, the IMF has projected India to grow at 7.8%. By comparison, the Chinese economy is expected to slow down to 6.4% in 2019, down from 6.6% in 2018. India is likely to have grown 6.7% in 2017-18, the IMF said. In fact, the IMF projection for 2017-18 is a tad higher than 6.6%, pegged by the second advance estimates by the Central Statistics Office. China grew 6.9% in 2017.

India increased highway award target after handing out contracts for record length in the previous fiscal year. The Ministry of Road Transport & Highways set a target of awarding over 20K kms. length of national highways in the year through March 2019, according to its statement. Thats 25% more than the previous fiscal year. The ministry is making all-out efforts for improving and strengthening the highways network in the country, Nitin Gadkari, the minister in charge, said in the statement.

Stocks To Watch

Taj GVK Hotels & Resorts Ltd. is on the upside while is D B Realty Ltd. on the downside.

Taj GVK is currently trading at Rs.235.00, up by Rs.24.25 or 11.51% from its previous closing of Rs.210.75 on the NSE. The scrip opened at Rs.215.00 & has touched a high & low of Rs.248.00 and Rs.213.05 respectively. So far 43,08,678 (NSE) shares were traded on the counter. The current market cap of the company is Rs.1,461.57 Crore. The NSE/BSE group stock has touched a 52 week high of Rs.248.00 on 18-April-2018 & a 52 week low of Rs.145.55 on 23-May-2017.

D B Realty is currently trading at Rs.60.40, down by Rs.4.90 or 7.50% from its previous closing of Rs.65.30 on the NSE. The scrip opened at Rs.65.50 & has touched a high and low of Rs.65.70 & Rs.59.50 respectively. So far 11,56,622 (NSE) shares were traded on the counter. The current market cap of the company is Rs.1,466.85 Crore. The BSE/NSE group stock has touched a 52 week high of Rs.86.00 on 11-January-2018 and a 52 week low of Rs.32.15 on 11-August-2017.

Share Market News 17-April-2018

Sensex & Nifty Post Longest Winning Rally Over 3 Years

The Benchmark indices opened mildly higher on Tuesday with Sensex was up by 70 points & Nifty nearly 10,550, amid positive global cues. The equity market continued to trade with mild gains as Sensex was up 60 points while Nifty traded near 10,550 level amid consolidation. Nifty Metal, Realty & FMCG index traded higher while Auto & Pharma traded under pressure. The Nifty Midcap index continued to outperform frontliners, rose 0.4%.

In the afternoon session, equity benchmark continued to trade in a range as Sensex was up 40 points while Nifty traded below 10,550 levels, as investors await more corporate earnings. FMCG, Realty & Metal stocks traded higher while Technology, Auto & Pharma stocks traded lower while Nifty midcap traded flat.

In the last hour of trade, the market continued to trade higher as Sensex was up nearly 100 points while Nifty traded above 10,550 levels. The market managed to end near days high. Nifty FMCG & Realty index lead to rally while selected banks, Pharma, IT, traded lower. Nifty midcap index was up 26 points. Sensex closed 89.63 points up at 34,395.06, Nifty up by 20.35 points at 10,548.70.

Top Gainers

Power Grid by 2.86% to Rs.204.90, Hindustan Unilever by 2.18% to Rs.1,450.50, Titan by 2.18% to Rs.999.00, Bharti Airtel by 1.55% to Rs.382.20, ICICI Bank by 1.50% to Rs.291.90.

Top Losers

Infratel by -1.93% to Rs.333.50, Axis Bank by -1.83% to Rs.532.45, Wipro by -1.60% to Rs.285.25, Sun Pharma by -1.23% to Rs.513.00, Adani Ports by -1.03% to Rs.383.50.

Analysis Of Top Gainer And Loser

Power Grid is the top gainer in today's market as around 83% of the analysts have given a buy rating on the stock.

VEDL is the top loser in today's market as some selling pressure was seen in the stock.

Key Market News

Monsoon this year is expected to be normal for the third straight year. India will receive 97% of the long-period average rainfall this year, according to the Indian Meteorological Department. We feel that India is going to experience a third successive normal monsoon, KJ Ramesh, director general of meteorology at the IMD said in a media conference. There is a very less probability of deficit monsoon.. Between 96% & 104% of the long period average is considered a normal monsoon, and the margin of error is 5%. IMD said that it will come out with its next forecast in June and release an assessment of the onset of monsoon in Kerala on May 15.

India needs to create 8.1 million jobs a year to maintain its employment rate, said a World Bank report which projected the country's growth to accelerate to 7.3% in the current financial year. More than 1.8 million young people will reach working age every month in South Asia through 2025 and the good news is that economic growth is creating jobs in the region, said Martin Rama, World Bank South Asia Region Chief Economist.

Stocks To Watch

EIH Ltd. is on the upside while is Welspun India Ltd. on the downside.

EIH is currently trading at Rs.203.00, up by Rs.31.00 or 18.02% from its previous closing of Rs.172.00 on the NSE. The scrip opened at Rs.173.65 & has touched a high & low of Rs.206.40 and Rs.171.10 respectively. So far 36,64,475 (NSE) shares were traded on the counter. The current market cap of the company is Rs.11,505.69 Crore. The NSE/BSE group stock has touched a 52 week high of Rs.231.60 on 16-January-2018 & a 52 week low of Rs.122.80 on 17-April-2017.

Welspun India is currently trading at Rs.52.60, down by Rs.2.60 or 4.71% from its previous closing of Rs.55.20 on the NSE. The scrip opened at Rs.55.10 & has touched a high and low of Rs.55.15 & Rs.51.50 respectively. So far 25,84,821 (NSE) shares were traded on the counter. The current market cap of the company is Rs.5,274.81 Crore. The BSE/NSE group stock has touched a 52 week high of Rs.99.70 on 03-May-2017 and a 52 week low of Rs.51.50 on 17-April-2018.

Share Market News 16-April-2018

Market Rose For 8th Day In A Row; Nifty Above 10,500 levels

The Benchmark indices opened lower with Sensex fell over 200 points & Nifty below 10,450 levels, followed the negative lead from global stocks. The equity market recouped more than half the losses but remained under pressure as Sensex was down over 80 points while Nifty traded above 10,450 levels. among sectoral indices Pharma, FMCG & Realty traded higher while IT, PSU Bank & Auto declined. Nifty midcap traded on a flat note.

In the afternoon session, equity benchmark recovered all the losses as Sensex was up over 50 points while Nifty reclaimed 10,500 levels, backed HDFC group stocks & ITC. Nifty Realty, Pharma, FMCG rose over 1% with Banks & financials also traded higher while IT & PSU bank declined. Nifty midcap was up over .50%.

In last hour of trade market remained positive as Sensex rose over 100 points & Nifty traded above 10,500 levels. The market closed in the green for 8th consecutive sessions. Nifty Realty, FMCG, Pharma rose over 1%, Financials & Pvt. bank also traded higher while IT & PSU bank declined. Nifty midcap was up .80%. Sensex closed 112.78 points up at 34,305.43, Nifty up by 47.75 points at 10,528.35.

Top Gainers

Cipla by 5.32% to Rs.585.05, Grasim by 2.90% to Rs.1,094.45, Hero Motocorp by 2.18% to Rs.3,807.00, UPL by 2.08% to Rs.762.65, NTPC by 2.05% to Rs.174.45.

Top Losers

Tata Motors by -4.78% to Rs.340.00, Infosys by -3.15% to Rs.1,134.50, Wipro by -1.65% to Rs.289.30, SBIN by -0.78% to Rs.249.00, Titan by -0.72% to Rs.980.00.

Analysis Of Top Gainer And Loser

HCL Tech is the top gainer in today's market as Rupee continued to shed to hit a fresh 5-month low due to a surge in crude oil prices & geopolitical tension. Also, Q4 earnings are expected to be on the better side.

VEDL is the top loser in today's market as companys iron ore production in Goa fell 58% to 1.5 million tonne in January-March due to lower demand for low-grade ore & closure of mining operations in the state.

Key Market News

Indias annual wholesale price index (WPI) based inflation slightly eased in March, helped by a fall in food prices, government data showed on Monday. Annual wholesale price inflation last month eased to 2.47% from a year earlier, a shade lower than a provisional 2.48% rise in February. Wholesale food prices in March fell 0.07% year-on-year, compared with a 0.07% rise a month earlier, data showed.

The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) may relax some of the stringent norms for treatment of bad loans that it announced in February without diluting their spirit, said two officials aware of the development. The finance ministry has made a case for providing some relief, especially for small and medium enterprises, given that the tighter rules could force defaulters into rapid bankruptcy, which could dent jobs generation, they said. The one-day, non-performing asset (NPA) classification norm may be extended to 30 days and the requirement that a resolution plan has to be approved by all lenders could be lowered to 75%, they said. This will mean that only if any amount is due for more than 30 days will it be considered a default.

Stocks To Watch

Indiabulls Venture Ltd. is on the upside while is Bhansali Engineering Polymers Ltd. on the downside.

IBV is currently trading at Rs.380.80, up by Rs.63.45 or 19.99% from its previous closing of Rs.317.35 on the NSE. The scrip opened at Rs.313.50 & has touched a high & low of Rs.380.80 and Rs.310.00 respectively. So far 2,53,36,342 (NSE) shares were traded on the counter. The current market cap of the company is Rs.16,828.55 Crore. The NSE/BSE group stock has touched a 52 week high of Rs.380.80 on 16-April-2018 & a 52 week low of Rs.83.00 on 13-April-2017.

BEPL is currently trading at Rs.193.05, down by Rs.13.65 or 6.60% from its previous closing of Rs.206.70 on the NSE. The scrip opened at Rs.195.00 & has touched a high and low of Rs.203.90 & Rs.188.20 respectively. So far 34,34,396 (NSE) shares were traded on the counter. The current market cap of the company is Rs.3,214.42 Crore. The BSE/NSE group stock has touched a 52 week high of Rs.224.50 on 10-April-2018 and a 52 week low of Rs.35.35 on 05-May-2017.

Share Market News 12-April-2018

Market Post Longest Winning Streak In 3-Months; Nifty Above 10,450

The Benchmark indices opened flat on Thursday with Sensex up 20 points & Nifty above 10,400, amid weak global cues & spike in crude oil prices. The equity market continued to trade mildly higher as Sensex hovered around 34K while Nifty well above 10,400, amid volatility ahead of macro data due later in the day. Nifty IT index rose nearly 3% while metals, PSU banks and pharma were under pressure. Nifty midcap traded on a muted note.

In the afternoon session, equity benchmark extended gain as Sensex rose 200 points while Nifty firmly traded above 10,450 levels. IT stocks led the rally as Nifty IT index was up 3% while Nifty Metal & PSU Bank, Pharma, Realty index down over 1%. Broader markets continued to underperform the frontliners.

In last hour of trade, equity market continued to trade higher as Sensex rose 160 points while Nifty traded above 10,450. The market ended higher for 6th straight sessions. Nifty Metals, PSU banks, realty and pharma index fell over 1% while Nifty IT index was up 3.21%. Nifty midcap was down .31%. Sensex closed 160.69 points up at 34,101.13, Nifty up by 41.50 points at 10,458.65.

Top Gainers

HCL Tech by 4.10% to Rs.1,007.00, TCS by 4.04% to Rs.3,136.00, Infosys by 3.54% to Rs.1,164.05, Tech Mahindra by 3.03% to Rs.652.55, Axis bank by 1.17% to Rs.546.10.

Top Losers

VEDL by -2.39% to Rs.289.70, Lupin by -2.11% to Rs.773.00, Dr. Reddy by -1.94% to Rs.2,060.00, Tata Steel by -1.59% to Rs.598.40, Sun Pharma by -1.56% to Rs.513.30.

Analysis Of Top Gainer And Loser

HCL Tech is the top gainer in today's market as Rupee continued to shed to hit the fresh 5-month low due to a surge in crude oil prices & geopolitical tension. Also, Q4 earnings are expected to be on the better side.

VEDL is the top loser in today's market as companys iron ore production in Goa fell 58% to 1.5 million tonnes in January-March due to lower demand for low-grade ore & closure of mining operations in the state.

Key Market News

The US. Consumer Price Index slipped 0.1% last month, the first and largest drop since May 2017, after climbing 0.2% in February, the Labor Department said. In the 12 months through March, the CPI increased 2.4%. That was the largest annual gain in a year and followed February's 2.2% increase. Annual inflation is rising as the big price declines from last year drop from the calculation. Excluding the volatile food and energy components, the CPI climbed 0.2%, matching February's increase. The so-called core CPI rose 2.1% year-on-year in March, the largest advance since February 2017, after increasing 1.8% in February.

The pick-up in economic growth in India is positive for asset-backed securities (ABS), as it supports the ability of borrowers to earn income and repay their loans, Moody's Investors Service said today. Moody's expects that the Indian economy to grow at 7.6% in 2018 compared to 6.2% in 2017.

Stocks To Watch

Dish TV India Ltd. is on the upside while is Dhampur Sugar Mills Ltd. on the downside.

Dish TV is currently trading at Rs.80.25, up by Rs.6.30 or 8.52% from its previous closing of Rs.73.95 on the NSE. The scrip opened at Rs.75.50 & has touched a high & low of Rs.82.35 and Rs.74.70 respectively. So far 3,90,28,071 (NSE) shares were traded on the counter. The current market cap of the company is Rs.14,693.07 Crore. The NSE/BSE group stock has touched a 52 week high of Rs.103.50 on 11-April-2017 & a 52 week low of Rs.63.70 on 06-March-2018.

Dhampur Sugar is currently trading at Rs.123.60, down by Rs.12.25 or 9.02% from its previous closing of Rs.135.85 on the NSE. The scrip opened at Rs.137.40 & has touched a high and low of Rs.137.40 & Rs.122.60 respectively. So far 10,64,016 (NSE) shares were traded on the counter. The current market cap of the company is Rs.821.21 Crore. The BSE/NSE group stock has touched a 52 week high of Rs.330.50 on 01-November-2017 and a 52 week low of Rs.122.60 on 12-April-2018.

Share Market News 11-April-2018

Sensex & Nifty At 1-Month High After 5th Consecutive Days Gains

The Benchmark indices extended gain in the opening on Wednesday as Sensex was up 60 points & Nifty traded above 10,400, amid positive from Wall Street. The equity market erased gains & traded lower as Sensex was down over 50 points while Nifty fell below 10,400, amid investors look for corporate earnings, macro data. PSU Banks were the biggest losers among sectoral indices as they fell 2% while IT and Metal indices gained 1% each. Nifty midcap also traded in the red.

In the afternoon session, equity benchmark traded higher as Sensex rose 40 points while Nifty above 10,400 levels as crude oil price eased. Nifty PSU Bank fell 2% while Nifty Metal & IT was up 1%. Nifty midcap traded mildly lower.

In last hour of trade, equity market continued to consolidate as Sensex was up 50 points & Nifty traded above 10,400. The market closed higher for the 5th consecutive session. Nifty Metal, IT & Auto among the top gainers while PSU Bank fell over 2% among the sectoral indices. Sensex closed 60.19 points up at 33,940.44, Nifty up by 14.90 points at 10,417.15.

Top Gainers

VEDL by 4.59% to Rs.279.15, TCS by 2.46% to Rs.3,010, Sun Pharma by 2.31% to Rs.520.00, HCL Tech by 2.20% to Rs.969.35, Eicher Motors by 2.19% to Rs.30,629.85.

Top Losers

BPCL by -7.92% to Rs.415.40, HindPetro by -7.88% to Rs.335.90, IOC by -6.72% to Rs.167.25, Adani Ports by -2.39% to Rs.378.00, SBIN by -2.24% to Rs.257.40.

Analysis Of Top Gainer And Loser

VEDL is the top gainer in today's market after aluminium prices rose in international markets after buyers stopped buying aluminium from the world's largest manufacturer Rusal following sanctions imposed by the U.S.

BPCL is the top loser in today's market after a report by Bloomberg quoting sources said the government has asked the companies to absorb up to Rs.1/litre rise in fuel prices. Also as Brent crude oil prices held above $70/barrel.

Key Market News

India's economic growth is expected to rebound to 7.3% this fiscal and further to 7.6% in 2019-20 with increased productivity post-GST and investment revival due to banking reform, the Asian Development Bank (ADB) said today. In its Asian Development Outlook, 2018, Manila-based ADB said the growth will pick up as the new tax regime improves productivity and as banking reform and corporate deleveraging take hold to reverse a downtrend in investment.

The Singapore Exchange on Wednesday said it would list Indian equity derivative products in June, nearly two months after India's three main bourses announced they would stop licensing their indexes to overseas exchanges.

Indian retail inflation was expected to have eased to a five-month low in March as rises in food prices slowed once again but remained above the central bank's medium-term target, a Reuters poll found. Annual consumer price inflation was expected to have softened to 4.20 percent in March from February's 4.44 percent, according to a poll of 35 economists taken between April 4-10.

Stocks To Watch

IRB Infra. Developers Ltd. is on the upside while is BPCL on the downside.

IRB Infra is currently trading at Rs.279.70, up by Rs.24.75 or 9.71% from its previous closing of Rs.254.95 on the NSE. The scrip opened at Rs.257.05 & has touched a high & low of Rs.282.40 and Rs.253.70 respectively. So far 1,55,73,017 (NSE) shares were traded on the counter. The current market cap of the company is Rs.9,847.63 Crore. The NSE/BSE group stock has touched a 52 week high of Rs.282.40 on 11-April-2018 & a 52 week low of Rs.193.50 on 13-December-2017.

BPCL is currently trading at Rs.415.40, down by Rs.37.75 or 7.92% from its previous closing of Rs.451.15 on the NSE. The scrip opened at Rs.446.95 & has touched a high and low of Rs.451.00 & Rs.415.10 respectively. So far 1,84,88,413 (NSE) shares were traded on the counter. The current market cap of the company is Rs.90,566.30 Crore. The BSE/NSE group stock has touched a 52 week high of Rs.551.55 on 30-October-2017 and a 52 week low of Rs.399.33 on 27-June-2017.

Share Market News 10-April-2018

Global Cues Lift Market For 4th Day; Nifty Above 10,400

The Benchmark indices opened higher on Tuesday with Sensex was up over 100 points & Nifty above 10,400 on positive global cues as China comments on free trade. The equity market continued to trade higher but off days high as Sensex was up 80 points while Nifty hovered around 10,400 levels as investors digested China comment & looking for March quarter earnings. Nifty Metal was the biggest gainer in sectoral indices while Nifty midcap was down by 40 points.

In the afternoon session, equity benchmark continued to trade higher amid volatility as Sensex rose over 120 points while Nifty traded above 10,400, driven by Axis Bank & ICICI bank, Nifty Metal & Realty indices while Nifty Auto & Pharma traded in the red. Nifty midcap was up by 60 points.

In last hour of trade, equity market remained positive as Sensex was up by 100 points & Nifty traded above 10,400. The market closed higher for the 4th consecutive session, led by Axis Bank, ICICI Bank, Nifty Metal & Realty while Nifty Auto & Pharma remained in the red. Nifty midcap was up 50 points. Sensex closed 91.71 points up at 33,880.25, Nifty up by 22.90 points at 10,402.25.

Top Gainers

Axis Bank by 5.43% to Rs.547.50, Hindalco by 3.91% to Rs.230.00, Tata Steel by 2.94% to Rs.603.40, ICICI Bank by 2.80% to Rs.288.70, Adani Ports by 2.73% to Rs.387.65.

Top Losers

Bajaj Finserv by -2.45% to Rs.5,425, Hero Motocorp by -2.02% to Rs.3,722, IBULHSGFIN by -1.62% to Rs.1,324, Tata Motors by -1.35% to Rs.353.45, Bajaj Finance by -1.29% to Rs.1,922.

Analysis Of Top Gainer And Loser

Axis Bank is the top gainer in today's market after its MD and CEO Shikha Sharma wanted her new term to be reduced to 7 months from 3-year tenure that has been approved by the bank's board. The sudden move comes after growing concern about Axis Banks exposure to the countrys growing problem of non-performing corporate loans.

Bajaj Finserv is the top loser in today's market as some selling pressure was seen in the stock.

Key Market News

Chinese President Xi Jinping reiterated pledges to open sectors from banking to auto manufacturing, in a speech that also warned against returning to a Cold War mentality amid trade disputes with US counterpart Donald Trump. Xi pledged a new phase of opening up in his keynote address Tuesday to the Boao Forum for Asia, Chinas answer to Davos. While the speech offered little new policy, Xi affirmed or expanded on proposals to increase imports, lower foreign-ownership limits on manufacturing and expand protection to intellectual propertyall central issues in Trumps trade gripes.

Axis Bank board approved request to cut managing director and chief executive officer Shikha Sharmas term. She will leave now on 31 December. Sharmas fourth term as MD and CEO, which was granted last year, was originally set to end in June 2021.

Stocks To Watch

Ramco Systems Ltd. is on the upside while is Trent Ltd. on the downside.

Ramco Systems is currently trading at Rs.477.50, up by Rs.69.50 or 17.03% from its previous closing of Rs.408 on the NSE. The scrip opened at Rs.415 & has touched a high & low of Rs.489.60 and Rs.415 respectively. So far 15,19,787 (NSE) shares were traded on the counter. The current market cap of the company is Rs.1,469.24 Crore. The NSE/BSE group stock has touched a 52 week high of Rs.572.40 on 11-January-2018 & a 52 week low of Rs.312.05 on 15-June-2017.

Trent Ltd. is currently trading at Rs.352.90, down by Rs.14.50 or 3.95% from its previous closing of Rs.367.40 on the NSE. The scrip opened at Rs.369 & has touched a high and low of Rs.370.15 & Rs.350.05 respectively. So far 1,70,291 (NSE) shares were traded on the counter. The current market cap of the company is Rs.11,744.07 Crore. The BSE/NSE group stock has touched a 52 week high of Rs.376.40 on 06-April-2018 and a 52 week low of Rs.227.40 on 30-June-2017.

Share Market News 09-April-2018

Market Up For 3rd Day, Nifty Above 10,350; Banks Lead

The Benchmark indices opened mildly higher on Monday as Sensex rose 20 points & Nifty above 10,300, tracked a positive lead from Asian Stocks. The equity market continued to trade higher with Sensex rose over 100 points while Nifty inched toward 10,400, driven by HDFC twin, RIL & ITC. All sectoral indices traded in green except IT while Nifty midcap underperformed frontliners, was up .25%.

In the afternoon session, equity benchmark continued to trade higher as Sensex was up over 150 points while Nifty rose 50 points, driven by banks (barring ICICI Bank), Oil & FMCG stocks. Nifty IT & Pharma continued to trade in red while Nifty midcap continued to underperform frontliners, as it was up .3%.

In last hour of trade, equity market remained strong as Sensex was up by 170 points while Nifty traded well above 10,350. The market closed higher on positive global cues as trade war tensions eased. Banking, Financials & FMCG indices led rally while IT & Pharma indices traded in the red. Broader market underperformed frontline stocks as Nifty midcap was up only 75 points. Sensex closed 161.57 points up at 33,788.54, Nifty up by 47.75 points at 10,379.35.

Top Gainers

BPCL by 3.78% to Rs.450.35, Axis Bank by 3.44% to Rs.517.40, HindPetro by 3.40% to Rs.366.00, Hindalco by 3.27% to Rs.221.00, IOC by 3.16% to Rs.179.75.

Top Losers

ZEEL by -2.14% to Rs.572.00, Lupin by -1.80% to Rs.794.50, Tata Motors by -1.61 to Rs.358.25, Infosys by -1.38 to Rs.1,111.45, Bharti Airtel by -1.29 to Rs.380.00.

Analysis Of Top Gainer And Loser

HPCL is the top gainer in today's market as crude oil posted its biggest weekly decline since February. Also, the company received the environment clearance for setting up of a new LPG plant with bottling and storage facilities in East Champaran, Bihar that will entail an investment of Rs.136.4 crore.

ZEEL is the top loser in today's market as some selling pressure was seen in the stock.

Key Market News

Fearing a surge in bad loans and provisions, Indias bankers are seeking relief from a tough set of stressed asset rules put out by the banking regulator in February. In recommendations made to the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) and the Government, the Indian Banks' Association (IBA) has asked that parts of the existing debt resolution framework be retained and the definition of default be eased, said bankers familiar with the matter. Bad loans across listed banks are expected to rise to Rs.9.25-9.5 lakh crore at the end of the fourth quarter compared to Rs.8.8 lakh crore at the end of the December quarter, partly due to the new rules.

Leading public sector lenders State Bank of India (SBI) and Punjab National Bank (PNB) have put their 15 non-performing assets worth Rs.10.63 billion for sale. Both the banks said they will conduct the e-auction on 20th of this month. SBI has put up a total of 12 accounts with total outstanding of Rs.8.48 billion for sale. The second largest public sector lender PNB will offer three NPA accounts with total outstanding of Rs.2.14 billion for sale to ARCs/NBFCs/banks or other financial institutions.

Stocks To Watch

Take Solutions Ltd. is on the upside while is Just Dial Ltd. on the downside.

Take Solutions is currently trading at Rs.194.90, up by Rs.19.90 or 11.37% from its previous closing of Rs.175 on the NSE. The scrip opened at Rs.175.85 & has touched a high & low of Rs.201.45 and Rs.172.55 respectively. So far 32,25,777 (NSE) shares were traded on the counter. The current market cap of the company is Rs.2,585.46 Crore. The NSE/BSE group stock has touched a 52 week high of Rs.201.45 on 09-April-2018 & a 52 week low of Rs.118.20 on 26-May-2017.

Just Dial is currently trading at Rs.448, down by Rs.16.05 or 3.46% from its previous closing of Rs.464.05 on the NSE. The scrip opened at Rs.464 & has touched a high and low of Rs.469.50 & Rs.442.35 respectively. So far 29,10,422 (NSE) shares were traded on the counter. The current market cap of the company is Rs.3,110.93 Crore. The BSE/NSE group stock has touched a 52 week high of Rs.647 on 16-January-2018 and a 52 week low of Rs.327.55 on 11-August-2017.

Share Market News 05-April-2018

Nifty Post Best One-Day Gains In Two Years On RBI Outlook

The Benchmark indices bounced back sharply on Thursday with Sensex rose over 350 points & Nifty started above 10,250, amid positive global lead & ahead of RBI monetary policy outcome. The equity market rallied further as Sensex surged over 450 points while Nifty traded above 10,250, on positive global cues. All sectoral indices traded in green led by Metal, Bank & Financials, Auto & Realty, was up by 1-3% while Nifty midcap index also rallied 1.5%.

In afternoon session bulls took charge in D-Street as Sensex was up more than 450 points & Nifty inched towards 10,300 levels, followed positive lead from global stocks on ease of trade war. All sectoral indices were in the green ahead of the outcome of RBI MPC. meeting while Nifty midcap also rallied over 1.5%.

In last hour of trade market rallied further as Sensex surged 600 points while Nifty rose nearly 2% to trade over 10,300 levels. The market closed sharply higher after RBI raised growth outlook for 2018-19 while keeping rates unchanged and maintaining a neutral stance. All sectoral indices ended in the green, with PSU Bank index rose 5%, Metal 4% while Nifty Bank, Realty and Financial Services indices rallied over 2%. Nifty midcap index was up 2%. Sensex closed 577.73 points up at 33,596.80, Nifty up by 196.75 points at 10,325.15.

Top Gainers

Hindalco by 6.52% to Rs.213.90, VEDL by 5.56% to Rs.289.55, SBIN by 5.46% to Rs.260.80, Bajaj Finserv by 5.19% to Rs.5,500, IBULHSGFIN by 4.50% to Rs.1,349.90.

Top Losers

Cipla by -1.72% to Rs.560.00, Bharti Airtel by -0.27% to Rs.394.00.

Analysis Of Top Gainer And Loser

Hindalco is the top gainer in today's market as aluminium prices are likely near a floor as low margins/losses at Chinese smelters should re-balance supply, Novelis should be unaffected by US tariffs, and strong free cash flow offers option to pursue growth opportunities & many covering stock with a buy call.

Cipla is the top loser in today's market after Media reports suggest that Ciplas Indore facility is being audited by USFDA.

Key Market News

The Reserve Bank of India expectedly kept repo rate unchanged at 6% but cut inflation forecast. Some of major highlights of policy:-

The Reserve Bank of India maintains repo rate at 6%, Reverse Repo Rate under LAF remains at 5.75% and the MSF rate and the Bank Rate at 6.25%.

RBI says monetary policy stance 'neutral'.

Inflation expected at 5.1% in Q1 FY19, moderating to 4.7% in Q2 and 4.4% in Q3 & Q4 including the HRA impact, with risks tilted to the upside.

GDP growth is projected to strengthen from 6.6% in 2017-18 to 7.4% in 2018-19 with risk evenly balanced.

Crude oil price seen at $68 per barrel in FY19.

Following a modest contraction in February, Indian service activity stabilised in March, underpinned by greater inflows of new work. The seasonally adjusted Nikkei India Services Business Activity Index rose from 47.8 in February to 50.3. Subsequently, output charge inflation eased to the weakest in 2018 so far, Nikkei IHS Markit said.

Stocks To Watch

VIP Industries Ltd. is on the upside while Graphite India Ltd. is on the downside.

VIP Industries is currently trading at Rs.369.80, up by Rs.51.90 or 16.33% from its previous closing of Rs.317.90 on the NSE. The scrip opened at Rs.320 & has touched a high & low of Rs.381.45 and Rs.320 respectively. So far 12,09,540 (NSE) shares were traded on the counter. The current market cap of the company is Rs.5,250.64 Crore. The NSE/BSE group stock has touched a 52 week high of Rs.393.95 on 12-January-2018 & a 52 week low of Rs.171.05 on 31-July-2017.

Graphite India is currently trading at Rs.699, down by Rs.22.75 or 3.15% from its previous closing of Rs.721.75 on the NSE. The scrip opened at Rs.700 & has touched a high and low of Rs.720 & Rs.686.10 respectively. So far 41,89,200 (NSE) shares were traded on the counter. The current market cap of the company is Rs.13,648.94 Crore. The BSE/NSE group stock has touched a 52 week high of Rs.906 on 04-January-2018 and a 52 week low of Rs.102.50 on 19-May-2017.

Share Market News 04-April-2018

Sensex & Nifty Cracked Over 1% Amid US-China Tariff War

The Benchmark indices opened mildly higher on Wednesday with Sensex was up over 50 points & Nifty above 10,250 levels. The equity market gained strength amid volatility as Sensex gained over 100 points while Nifty inched towards 10,300. The broader markets extended gains, with Nifty Midcap index rose 0.8%. Auto, realty index led the rally, was up almost 2% while IT index traded in the red.

In the afternoon session, the market fell sharply as Sensex lost over 300 points while Nifty traded below 10,150 levels after China unveiled new retaliation plan for US tariffs. Barring Nifty Auto all sectoral indices turned negative led by Nifty Bank, Metal, IT & Financials while Nifty midcap & smallcap also fell over 1%.

In last hour of trade, equity benchmark extended loses as Sensex fell nearly 400 points while Nifty traded below 10,150. The market closed sharply lower, weighed by US-China trade war concerns. Barring Nifty Auto all sectoral indices traded in red led by Metal, Bank & financials, IT. The nifty midcap index also fell over 1%. Sensex closed 351.56 points down at 33,019.07, Nifty up by 116.60 points at 10,128.40.

Top Gainers

Tata Motors by 3.41% to Rs.354.80, Eicher Motors by 3.25% to Rs.28,900, HUL by 0.71% to Rs.1,358, Bajaj Finance by 0.70% to Rs.1,847, Adani Ports by 0.44% to Rs.368.00.

Top Losers

UPL by -4.13% to Rs.734.00, VEDL by -3.99% to Rs.271.90, Tata Steel by -3.55% to Rs.559.10, Hindalco by -3.44% to Rs.200.80, Titan by -3.17% to Rs.902.45.

Analysis Of Top Gainer And Loser

Tata Motors is the top gainer in today's market after JLR (Jaguar Land Rovers) March US sales increased 10.2% to 14,232 units compared to 12,918 units sold last year.

UPL is the top loser in today's market as selling pressure was seen in the stock.

Key Market News

Skymet has released its Monsoon forecast for 2018 and expects the upcoming monsoon to be normal and has forecast 100 percent (with an error margin of +/- 5%) of the long period average (LPA) of 887 mm for the four-month period from June to September. In terms of geographical risk, Skymet expects that Peninsular India along with a major portion of Northeast India is likely to be at a higher risk of being rain deficient throughout the season (JJAS).

China has announced new tariffs on 106 US products, which include soybeans, cars and whisky. The world's second-largest economy has set net tariff rate of additional 25% on US products, which include soybeans, corn, auto, chemical products. China will announce the effective date for new US tariffs at a later time. New tariffs on US products include corn, other agri products, plastic products, cotton, orange juice, wheat, sorghum products, tobacco etc.

The RBI is unlikely to yield to the India Inc's pressure for a benign monetary policy stance by keeping policy rates unchanged in its first monetary policy review of 2018-19 to be announced on Thursday against the backdrop of hardening global crude oil prices, PTI reported. The two-day meet has started today.

Stocks To Watch

Reliance Power Ltd. is on the upside while HEG Ltd. is on the downside.

Reliance Power is currently trading at Rs.42.10, up by Rs.4.05 or 10.64% from its previous closing of Rs.38.05 on the NSE. The scrip opened at Rs.38.15 & has touched a high & low of Rs.43.90 and Rs.38.10 respectively. So far 4,19,38,075 (NSE) shares were traded on the counter. The current market cap of the company is Rs.11,893.74 Crore. The NSE/BSE group stock has touched a 52 week high of Rs.65.20 on 02-January-2018 & a 52 week low of Rs.34.60 on 15-November-2017.

HEG Ltd. is currently trading at Rs.2,883, down by Rs.308.45 or 9.66% from its previous closing of Rs.3,191.45 on the NSE. The scrip opened at Rs.3,214 & has touched a high and low of Rs.3,240 & Rs.2,753 respectively. So far 18,41,209 (NSE) shares were traded on the counter. The current market cap of the company is Rs.11,603.34 Crore. The BSE/NSE group stock has touched a 52 week high of Rs.3,515 on 19-March-2018 and a 52 week low of Rs.220.10 on 03-April-2017.

Share Market News 03-April-2018

Sensex Up 115 Points, Nifty Near 10,250; Banks Lead The Way

The Benchmark indices began the day on a flat note as Sensex was up 20 points & Nifty was trading above 10,200. The equity market turned negative to trade lower with Sensex was down over 50 points while Nifty traded below 10,200 levels. Banking, financial stocks were trading in green while IT, metal stocks remained under pressure. Nifty midcap also traded.

In the afternoon session, the market continued to trade mildly lower as Sensex was down by 30 points while Nifty traded just below 10,200, amid weak global cues. Banking & financials, Auto stocks held the market while IT & FMCG stocks were in under pressure. Nifty midcap outperformed the market, was up around half a percent.

In last hour of trade, equity benchmark traded in a positive zone as Sensex was up nearly 100 points while Nifty traded well above 10,200. The market ended on higher note as intense buying was seen in the market. Banking & Financial, Auto stocks led the rally but IT & FMCG stocks remained under pressure while Nifty midcap was up nearly 1%. Sensex closed 115.27 points up at 33,370.63, Nifty up by 33.20 points at 10,211.00.

Top Gainers

IBULHSGFIN by 4.59% to Rs.1,301, ICICI Bank by 3.19% to Rs.270.20, M&M by 2.93% to Rs.770.00, Bajaj Finserv by 2.78% to Rs.5,414, HindPetro by 2.53% to Rs.353.20.

Top Losers

Tech Mahindra by -3.80% to Rs.615.95, Wipro by -1.86% to Rs.284.25, Hindalco by -1.61% to Rs.207.85, TITAN by -1.57% to Rs.929.25, ONGC by -1.47% to Rs.177.30.

Analysis Of Top Gainer And Loser

Indiabulls Housing Finance is the top gainer in today's market as good buying was seen in the stock.

Tech Mahindra is the top loser in today's market as selling pressure was seen in the stock due to fresh rise on account of Rupee against Dollar.

Key Market News

The Nikkei India Manufacturing Purchasing Managers Index rose to 51.0 in March compared to 52.1 in February, according to a statement by IHS Markit, which compiles the index. A reading below 50 indicates contraction and a number above it signals expansion. Growth was reported across all three broad market groups, led by consumption goods.

Indias Core sector output grew 5.3% year on year in February on the back of steep rise in cement and fertilisers production, but could not match the previous months growth rate of 6.1%. Official data released by the commerce and industry ministry on Monday showed a 22.9% rise in cement output and 5.3% increase in fertiliser production in February compared with a 19.6% rise and 1.6% decline, respectively, in January.

According to the RBI circular on Monday, banks can spread provisioning for mark-to-market (MTM) losses incurred during December 2017 and March 2018 equally over up to four quarters.

Stocks To Watch

Delta Corp Ltd. is on the upside while Tech Mahindra Ltd. is on the downside.

Delta Corp is currently trading at Rs.276.35, up by Rs.33.40 or 13.75% from its previous closing of Rs.242.95 on the NSE. The scrip opened at Rs.239.90 & has touched a high & low of Rs.279.50 and Rs.239 respectively. So far 1,80,98,947 (NSE) shares were traded on the counter. The current market cap of the company is Rs.7,389.51 Crore. The NSE/BSE group stock has touched a 52 week high of Rs.401.60 on 23-January-2018 & a 52 week low of Rs.139 on 23-May-2017.

Tech Mahindra is currently trading at Rs.615.95, down by Rs.24.35 or 3.80% from its previous closing of Rs.640.30 on the NSE. The scrip opened at Rs.636.50 & has touched a high and low of Rs.638 & Rs.613.50 respectively. So far 38,51,192 (NSE) shares were traded on the counter. The current market cap of the company is Rs.60,400.59 Crore. The BSE/NSE group stock has touched a 52 week high of Rs.651.95 on 15-March-2018 and a 52 week low of Rs.356.65 on 29-May-2017.

Share Market News 02-April-2018

FY18-19 Started On Positive Note; Nifty Above 10,200

The Benchmark indices opened the FY19 on a positive note as Sensex was up over 100 points & Nifty opened above 10,150 levels. The equity market extended morning gains as Sensex rose over 150 points while Nifty traded above 10,150, backed by Nifty Auto, Pharma, IT & Infra stocks. Nifty midcap outperformed frontliners as it was up over half a percent.

In the afternoon session, a pullback in financials pushed market higher as Sensex surged over 200 points & Nifty traded well above 10,150 levels. Among sectors, pharma, auto, IT and infra led the gains on D-Street, while Nifty PSU bank was the only index in the red zone. The Nifty midcap index was up by 1%.

In last hour of trade, equity benchmark extended gain as Sensex surged nearly 300 points while Nifty crossed 10,200 levels. The market ended the first session of FY19 on a strong note. All sectoral indices closed in green barring PSU bank. Nifty Auto, Pharma, IT & Infra pushed the rally while Nifty midcap surged 1..40%. Sensex closed 286.68 points up at 33,255.36, Nifty up by 98.10 points at 10,211.80.

Top Gainers

Cipla by 5.97% to Rs.578, Lupin by 5.86% to Rs.779, Kotak Bank by 4.50% to Rs.1,092, Adani Ports by 4.49% to Rs.370, Tata Motors by 4.15% to Rs.340.40.

Top Losers

ICICI Bank by -5.73% to Rs.262.40, IOC by -3.48% to Rs.170.45, Axis Bank by -2.19% to Rs.499.30, SBIN by -1.56% to Rs.246.00, Coal India by -1.31% to Rs.279.60.

Analysis Of Top Gainer And Loser

Cipla is the top gainer in today's market as strong buying was seen in the stock as most of the research firm are positive about the future prospect of pharma companies.

ICICI Bank is the top loser in today's market as CBI has registered a preliminary enquiry against Deepak Kochhar, husband of ICICI Bank managing director and chief executive officer Chanda Kochhar and Venugopal Dhoot, chairman of Videocon group, to verify the Rs.40,000 crore loan to the company, Mint reported on Saturday.

Key Market News

Nationwide e-way bill system for inter-state movement of goods has been rolled out on Sunday, with GSTN officials saying that the platform is working smoothly. From Sunday, businesses and transporters have to produce e-way bill before a GST(Goods & Service Tax) inspector for moving goods worth over Rs.50,000 from one state to another. Over 1.71 lakh inter-state e-way bill were generated on the day of nationwide launch.

In other news, more Indian companies are likely to default on their borrowings in the fiscal year that started in April compared with the previous year on higher interest costs and a deterioration in business conditions, according to rating agency ICRA. The default rate for Indian companies rose to 3.4 percent in the fiscal year ended March from 2.6 percent in the previous year, ICRA, the subsidiary of global rating agency Moody's Investors Service, said in a report published on Monday.

Stocks To Watch

Navkar Corporation Ltd. is on the upside while Can Fin Homes Ltd. is on the downside.

Navkar Corp is currently trading at Rs.170.30, up by Rs.19.50 or 12.93% from its previous closing of Rs.150.80 on the NSE. The scrip opened at Rs.162.25 & has touched a high & low of Rs.177 and Rs.156.55 respectively. So far 38,76,034 (NSE) shares were traded on the counter. The current market cap of the company is Rs.2,573.88 Crore. The NSE/BSE group stock has touched a 52 week high of Rs.247 on 12-May-2017 & a 52 week low of Rs.146.70 on 23-March-2018.

CanFin Home is currently trading at Rs.428.95, down by Rs.55.55 or 11.47% from its previous closing of Rs.484.50 on the NSE. The scrip opened at Rs.462 & has touched a high and low of Rs.464 & Rs.421.25 respectively. So far 71,94,670 (NSE) shares were traded on the counter. The current market cap of the company is Rs.5,741.61 Crore. The BSE/NSE group stock has touched a 52 week high of Rs.666 on 22-June-2017 and a 52 week low of Rs.402.50 on 05-February-2018.

 

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