Market Live: Nifty opens around 10,850, Sensex gains 150 pts; Jet Airways falls 5%
Market Opens: It is a strong start for the indices on Thursday with Nifty trading around 10,850 level.
The Sensex is up 139.66 points at 36045.09, while Nifty is up 40.90 points at 10847.60. About 525 shares have advanced, 138 shares declined, and 33 shares are unchanged.
Tata Metaliks, Future Retail, Yes Bank, Tata Motors, Coal India, Adani Ports, Quick Heal, Motherson Sumi, Balrampur Chini, Maruti Suzuki are among major gainers on the indices, while losers are ONGC, Wipro, Indiabulls Housing, Jet Airways, Odisha Cement, TCS and HCL Tech.
All the sectoral indices are trading in green led by PSU bank, auto, energy and FMCG.
US Markets: The S&P 500 closed down slightly on Wednesday but well above its session low after testimonies to US Congress from trade and central bank officials as well as President Donald Trump's former lawyer brought few major surprises.
Rupee Opens: The Indian rupee opened lower at 71.26 per dollar on Thursday versus Wednesday's close 71.22.
Stocks in the news: Wipro, Bharti Airtel, Quick Heal, Vascon Engineers, Quess Corp, KSB, ARSS Infra