Sensex, Nifty consolidate; Midcap outperforms; ITC dipsTue, 21 Feb 2017 10:00:00 +0530 Tata Motors and Tata Steel were top gainers among Sensex, up 1.6 percent each after Natarajan Chandrasekaran has taken a responsibility of Tata Sons by becoming a chairman of the Group. TCS also gained a bit after rising 4 percent in previous session due to share buyback.
Nifty inches towards 8850, Midcap outperforms; JSPL most activeMon, 20 Feb 2017 11:00:47 +0530 Idea Cellular shares rallied 3.6 percent as media reports suggested that Vodafone-Idea merger may be announced by end of the month. The rally also spilled over to other telecom stocks - Reliance Communications gained 6 percent and Bharti Airtel rose 2.5 percent.
Sensex, Nifty turn positive after weak opening; Bharti, Idea upMon, 20 Feb 2017 10:08:19 +0530 Bharti Airtel, GAIL and TCS were the top gainers on the BSE, while HDFC, ITC and Maruti Suzuki were the top losers. Meanwhile, telecom stocks such as Idea Cellular and Bharti Airtel ruled the Nifty's top gainers list, while Hindalco, HDFC and Yes Bank were top losers.
Sensex, Nifty open moderately lower; TCS, HUL lead gainersMon, 20 Feb 2017 09:15:21 +0530 TCS, HUL, GAIL, Wipro, Bharti Airtel, Idea Cellular, Kotak Mahindra Bank and HCL Technologies were early gainers while Maruti Suzuki, Tata Motors, HDFC Bank, ITC, Cipla, Tata Motors (DVR) and Eicher Motors were losers.
HDFC Bank, ICICI lift Sensex 167 pts, Nifty above 8800; IT divesFri, 17 Feb 2017 16:09:05 +0530 The BSE Sensex shot up 425 points in opening led by private banking financials - especially HDFC Bank - after RBI lifted the ban on FIIs investment; but erased more than half of gains due to some profit booking in banks and technology shares as the day progressed.