ITC, HDFC, HDFC Bank, and Infosys are collectively pulling the Sensex up. GAIL is the top gainer. The stock has touched a high of Rs 475 per share, up by Rs 15.15 per share or 3.29%. Lyka Labs Limited is outperforming the Healthcare index on BSE. The stock has touched a high of Rs 64.50 per share up by Rs 4.40 per share or 7.32%.
The S&P BSE Sensex is trading at 27076.32 up 41.82 points, while NSE Nifty is trading at 8376.35 up 27 points. A total of 40 stocks registered a fresh 52-week high in trade today, while 9 stocks touched a new 52-week low on the NSE. The BSE Mid-cap Index is trading up 0.17% at 12606.46, whereas BSE Small-cap Index is trading up 0.44% at 12817.42.
Some buying activity is seen in Metal, Oil & Gas, Realty and Utilities while Healthcare, Bankex, Capital Goods and Telecom are showing weakness on BSE.