The market remains modestly up in positive territory amid selective buying at a few blue chip counters, and with no big negative news to warrant any slide, looks headed to sign off the day with small gains.
Asian markets mostly closed on a positive note, although with just marginal gains. European markets are exhibiting a mixed trend. Back home, activity is mostly stock specific with investors mostly tracking recent quarterly results for direction.
The Sensex is up 32 points or 0.17% at 19,500.15 and the Nifty is up with a gain of 9.10 points or 0.15% at 5896.50.