Indices started the day with modest gains, but have drifted
down. Other Asian markets are mostly positive in morning
opened at 13346 and declined to a low of 13234. The index
is trading lower by 26 points at 13260 at 11.10 AM.
opened at 3863 and saw a high of 3885. The index is now
trading higher by just 1 point at 3862
Motors is the worst performer among index stocks with
losses of over 3 per cent while Maruti has lost close
to 1.5 per cent.
Bank has lost over 2 per cent while HDFC is down more
than 1.5 per cent.
engineering and capital goods stocks, Suzlon and L&T
are down more than a per cent each.
has lost close to a per cent while ITC is down nearly
0.5 per cent
has lost close to 0.5 per cent in early trades
is the other loser, down close to 0.5 per cent
is continuing the good run from last week and is the best
performer with gains of 2 per cent
cement stocks, ACC has gained over a per cent while Gujarat
Ambuja has added close to a per cent. Grasim is trading
well over 0.5 per cent higher
is trading more than a per cent higher
has added well over 1.5 per cent
Steel is doing well with gains of close to a per cent
Zee Entertainment and Jet Airways are the other major
and small caps have gained in morning trades. The NSE
mid-cap index is now trading with gains of close to 0.15
per cent. BSE mid-cap index is trading with gains of over
0.15 per cent and the BSE small-cap index has added close
to 0.3 per cent. Market breadth on the NSE is marginally
positive in early trades.
stocks are doing well today, despite fears of further
decline in sugar prices. Ponni Sugar is trading nearly
10 per cent higher. Sakthi Sugar has added close to 7
per cent while Bajaj Hindustan has gained over 6 per cent.
Dharani Sugar and Andhra Sugar are the other major gainers.
Energy and Finance, Siyaram Silks, Dynamatics Technologies,
BEPL and Page Industries are the major mid-cap gainers
Exports is down 20 per cent and Nahar Spinning has lost
15.5 per cent
Ceramics, Magma Leasing, Transwarranty Finance, NR Bearnings,
Crompton Greaves and Sathavahana Ispat are the other major