remain weak though the indices have recovered a small
part of their early losses. Asian markets, except Shanghai
and Thailand, remain weak in afternoon trades while Europe
has opened lower.
is trading lower by 185 points at 13675 at 01.10 PM.
is now trading lower by 49 points at 3934.
stocks remain weak in early afternoon trades. Satyam is
the worst performer, down nearly 3.5 per cent. TCS has
lost 3 per cent while Wipro is down nearly 3 per cent.
Infosys has come off its lows, but is still down more
than 2.5 per cent.
auto stocks, Maruti is down 3 per cent while Tata Motors
is trading well over 2.5 per cent lower. Bajaj Auto has
lost over 2 per cent.
Airways has slipped more than 2 per cent despite the subdued
trend in oil prices.
is the worst performer among engineering stocks, down
nearly 2.5 per cent.
remains weak by almost 2.5 per cent.
has rallied after a firm start and is the best performer
among index stocks with gains of over 4 per cent.
has come off its early highs, but is still trading over
1.5 per cent higher.
other oil and gas stocks, BPCL is trading nearly a per
cent higher and HPCL has added close to 0.5 per cent.
Gail has gained well over a per cent.
has recovered and is now trading over 0.5 per cent higher.
has also gained strength and is now trading nearly a per
is trading with modest gains.
Mid-caps have recovered part of the losses and small caps
have gained further in early afternoon trades. The NSE
mid-cap index is now trading with losses of over 0.85
per cent. BSE mid-cap index is trading 0.35 per cent and
the BSE small-cap index is trading with gains of nearly
0.85 per cent. Market breadth on the NSE is modestly positive
in early afternoon trades.
Gems, Zandu Pharma, Cinevistas and SPIC are locked in
10 per cent upper circuits.
Technologies, Kinetic Motor, Muktaa Arts, Gujarat Ambuja
Exports, Gangotri Textiles and Revathi Equipment are among
the major mid-cap gainers.
has come under pressure and has lost 5.5 per cent.
Copper remains locked in the 5 per cent down circuit.
Petro, TTK Prestige, Kesar Enterprises, Shree Renuka Sugars
and Geodesic Information are the major mid-cap losers.