The S&P BSE Sensex was shopping for and promoting spherical 50,680 ranges. The broader Nifty50 index, within the meantime, hovered above the 15,150-mark. State Monetary establishment of India and PowerGrid traded 2 per cent higher, each, adopted by HDFC Monetary establishment, ICICI Monetary establishment, and HDFC (all up 1%).
The Nifty sectoral indices had been blended, with optimistic features in Nifty Pharma and Nifty PSU Monetary establishment indexes (every up 0.8 per cent) being offset by Nifty Metallic index (down 1.5 per cent).
The broader markets tracked the optimistic features inside the benchmarks, with the S&P BSE MidCap and SmallCap indexes shopping for and promoting 0.6 per cent and 0.8 per cent higher, respectively.
Grasim Industries, India Cements, JK Paper, Mahanagar Gasoline and Barbeque-Nation Hospitality are among the many many 33 companies slated to publish their quarterly numbers presently.