Live Markets Commentary
Sify Editors @ 3:20 PM
Buy Bharat Forge is looking at medium term. Increase exposure at sharp declines.
Sify Editors @ 3:00 PM
Sun TV, Raj Television spurt on huge volumes
Sun TV Network is up nearly 12% at Rs 487.50. The stock has surged on strong volumes today, amid reports about the deteriorrating health condition of Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa. Sun TV is owned by Kalanidhi Maran, a grand nephew of DMK leader M Karunanidhi.
Shares of Raj Television Network are also up sharply. The stock is trading nearly 14% up at Rs 67.55. On BSE, the Raj TV counter has clocked a volume of 0.8 lakh shares, substantially higher than the average daily volume of 1787 shares.
On the National Stock Exchange, Raj Television Network is up 17.5% at Rs 67.90. Around 4.56 lakh shares have been traded so far at the Raj TV counter on the exchange.
On the National Stock Exchange, the Sun TV Network counter has clocked a volume of around 8.65 million shares so far in the session. On BSE, the Sun TV Network counter has recorded a volume of around 8.31 lakh shares, nearly 12 times its average daily volume of about 0.76 lakh shares.
Sify Editors @ 2:40 PM
Buy Balkrishna Industries for the target price of Rs 1213.
Sify Editors @ 2:20 PM
Buy Gujarat State Petronet for the target price of Rs 175.
Sify Editors @ 2:00 PM
Buy Eicher Motors for the target price of Rs 25880.
Sify Editors @ 1:40 PM
Buy Sadbhav Engineering for the target price of Rs 312.
Sify Editors @ 1:20 PM
KEC International looks good for medium to long term. Stay invested in the stock and add small quantities at declines.
Sify Editors @ 12:50 PM
Sensex down 75 points as weakness persists
Amid cautious trades and highly lackluster movements, the Indian stock market is down in negative territory a little past noon today, after having opened on a sluggish note.
Weakness in global markets and persisting worries about near term economic growth continue to weigh on sentiment.
The Sensex is down 74.51 points or 0.28% at 26,156.15. The Nifty50 of the National Stock Exchange is down by about 21 points or 0.26% at 8065.85.
Sify Editors @ 12:30 PM
Buy Power Finance Corporation for medium term gains. Add on dips. For short term, hold with a stop loss 110.
Sify Editors @ 12:00 PM
Dr Reddy's Laboratories retreats after rallying from lower levels
Dr Reddys Laboratories Ltd has announced the launch of Nystatin and Triamcinolone Acetonide Cream, USP in the U.S. Market.
The generic had U.S. sales of about $119 million MAT for the most recent twelve months ended October 2016, data from IMS Health shows.
Shares of Dr Reddy's Laboratories Limited are currently flat at Rs 3178. The stock rose to Rs 3191.60 earlier, after having declined to Rs 3124 in opening trades.
Dr Reddys Laboratories had reported a net profit of Rs 313.2 crore for the quarter ended September 30, 2016 as compared to Rs 682.6 crore for the quarter ended September 30, 2015. Total income decreased from Rs 2980 crore for the quarter ended September 30, 2015 to Rs 2691.4 crore for the quarter ended September 30, 2016.
On consolidated basis, DRL posted a net profit of Rs 308.9 crore in the September 2016 quarter, down from Rs 774.7 crore in the year-ago quarter.
Sify Editors @ 11:30 AM
Stay invested in ITC (Rs 230) if looking at medium to long term. Add at declines. Keep a stop loss around Rs 210 for near term.
Sify Editors @ 11:00 AM
Buy Dabur India (Rs 287) and add more at declines. For near term, keep a stop loss around Rs 273.
Sify Editors @ 10:25 AM
BGR Energy is trading 4.4% up at Rs 118 on strong results. The stock rose to Rs 120.90 in early trades.
BGR Energy reported a net profit of Rs 11 crore for the quarter ended September 2016. That was 37.5% up from the net profit of Rs 8 crore it had recorded in the year-ago quarter. Total income in the second quarter was down 0.7% at Rs 827.6 crore, compared to the corresponding quarter in 2015-16.
Sify Editors @ 9:45 AM
Sun TV Network up sharply on strong volumes
Amid reports the Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa is back in intensive care unit of a leading private hospital in Chennai, following a cardiac arrest on Sunday evening, shares of Kalanidhi Maran-owned Sun TV Network Limited are being lapped up in the market this morning.
Sun TV Network shares rose to Rs 466.10 on fairly strong volumes and despite having retreated from that level, are still firmly entrenched in positive territory at Rs 458, up 4.75% from last week's closing price. On the National Stock Exchange, the Sun TV Network counter has clocked a volume of over 2.2 million shares so far this morning.
On BSE, Sun TV Network is trading at Rs 458, up 4.7%. The stock rose to Rs 466.85 in opening trades, gaining nearly 7%. The Sun TV Network counter on BSE has clocked a volume of around 1.4 lakh shares so far this morning, nearly twice its average daily volume of 76,000 shares.
Interestingly, some leading analysts and brokerages had recommended a 'sell' on Sun TV Network shares last week.
Sify Editors @ 9:15 AM
Sensex down marginally amid cautious trades
The Indian stock market is trading lower Monday morning, with investors treading cautiously, tracking weak global cues.
The euro's slide to a twenty-month low due to rising worries about Italy's financial sector, and fears about an imminent interest rate hike in the U.S. are weighing on the market.
The BSE benchmark Sensex, which declined to 26,151.16, losing nearly 80 points in the process, is currently down 20.06 points or 0.08% at 26,210.60. The Nifty50 of the National Stock Exchange is down 2.40 points or 0.03% at 8084.40, after scaling a high of 8103.30 and a low of 8071.90.
In the forex market, the rupee rose to 68.13 againt the U.S. dollar, hitting a 2-week high. On Friday, the rupee had closed at 68.23 a dollar.
Automobile and FMCG stocks are trading higher, while stocks from rest of the sectors are exhibiting a mixed trend.
Automobile stocks Tata Motors, Eicher Motors, Mahindra & Mahindra, Bajaj Auto, Ashok Leyland and Hero Motocorp are up 1% - 1.5%. Maruti Suzuki is trading 0.7% up.
|Cities||Gold (10g)||Silver (1Kg)|
|Chennai||Rs. 29016.04||Rs. 41055.00|
|Mumbai||Rs. 29946.52||Rs. 41055.00|
|Delhi||Rs. 29839.57||Rs. 41055.00|
|Kolkata||Rs. 29401.07||Rs. 41055.00|
|Kerala||Rs. 28877.01||Rs. 41055.00|