VN Corporate VN Research & Consulting VN Sourcing Practice IndiaNotes


Stocks  A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | Q | R | S | T | U | V | W | X | Y | Z
Search
Feedback
You are here : IndiaNotes >> Market Action >> Fundamental

Sensex at 16,799.52; DLF down by over 7%

IndiaNotes Team | Published: 17 Aug, 2011  | Source : ValueNotes.com | Follow Author | Add to my Favourites


Mid-day Market Round-up
The Sensex has been trading in green for the entire trading session so far, the Nifty dipped marginally a couple times, but recovered quickly. After opening at 16,782.24, the Sensex lost a few points in the initial hour (day’s low: 16,748.36), before rising up to 17,000.38 at 11:00 a.m. At 12:45 p.m. it was down to 16,799.52. The Nifty was also volatile and rose to 5109.85 before settling at 5,049.50 at 12:45 p.m.

Among the BSE sectoral indices, IT and FMCG faired well, posting gains of 1.34% and 1.17% respectively. Realty dragged the Sensex down with a loss of 4.54%.

Gainers and Losers
Coal India (2.14%), Sun Pharma (1.76%), TCS (1.76%), ONGC (1.65%) and HDFC (1.62%) were the highest gainers on the BSE Sensex, while HDFC (1.96%), Sun Pharma (1.92%), TCS (1.89%), ONGC (1.79%) and Siemens (1.54%) led on the Nfty.

DLF lost a whopping 7.7% on both indices.  Maruti Suzuki (-3.57%), Axis Bank (-3.44%), Reliance Communications (-3.29%) and Tata Motors (-3.07%) followed on the 50-share index; Maruti Suzuki (-3.44%), Tata Motors (-3.00%), ICICI Bank (-2.43%) and Mahindra & Mahindra (-2.08%) were the other major losers on the 30-share index.

Midcap and Smallcap
Unlike the larger indices, the BSE Midcap and Smallcap traded in red. The Midcap index was at 6,327.04, down 70.29 points or 1.10%. The Smallcap index lost 101.05 points or 1.355 to reach 7,460.95.

The market breadth was negative overall with 1883 declines and 730 advances. 116 Scrips remained unchanged.


About IndiaNotes Team


Have a question?

Avinnash Gorakssakar
Founder director of MoneyInvestments.in - Founder director of MoneyInvestments.in

Other Articles