- Stock market opened with boom
- Sensex opens with 100 points gain
- The market is seeing a boom amidst fluctuations
Share Market Today: Even after the end of business week on Friday Domestic stock market I am seeing good pace. Today’s trading session has started with ups and downs in many sectors. The BSE Sensex gained over 100 points in early trade on Friday due to the boom in Infosys, Reliance Industries and HDFC Bank and continued inflow of foreign funds.
The BSE Sensex was trading at 51,620 with an increase of 89.32 points, or 0.17 per cent, based on 30 stocks at 10.30 am. At the same time, the NSE Nifty was trading at a level of 15,195 with an increase of 22.55 points i.e. 0.15 percent.
The Sensex rose 141.75 points or 0.28 percent to 51,673.27 after the market opened, while the NSE Nifty rose 36.50 points or 0.24 percent to 15,209.80. In Sensex, Infosys was the biggest gainer of two percent, while Tech Mahindra, HCL Tech, HDFC Bank, TCS and Reliance Industries were also doing business. On the other hand ITC, ONGC, Bharti Airtel, SBI and IndusInd Bank were in red mark.
In Thursday’s trading session, the Sensex was up 222.13 points or 0.43 percent at 51,531.52 and the Nifty was up 66.80 points or 0.44 percent at 15,173.30. Metal stocks had performed well, but PSU banks were seen beating stocks.
Foreign portfolio investors (FPIs) bought shares worth 944.36 crore on a gross basis on Thursday. Meanwhile, global oil benchmark Brent crude was down 0.62 percent at $ 60.76 a barrel.
(With input from agency)