Live Stock Market Updates – Sensex gains by 100 points, OMCs in the lead
The indices hold the morning ganins. Sensex gained by 100 points, led by the strong gains in oil companies.At 10:40 AM, the S&P BSE Sensex is trading at 33,276, up by 119 points, while NSE Nifty is trading at 10,373 up by 50 points.The BSE Mid-cap Index is trading up by 1.19% at 16,574 whereas BSE Small-cap Index is trading up by 1.10% at 17,494.ONGC, BPCL, Ambuja Cements, SBI Bank, and Hindalco are among the gainers, whereas Cipla, India Bulls Housing Finance, Wipro, Coal India, and Axis Bank are losing steam on NSE.
Some buying seen in Basic Materials, Energy, Industrials, Telecom, Auto, Oil & Gas and Capital Goods on the BSE.
The INDIA VIX is up by 4.72% at 12.01.
Out of 1,976 stocks traded on the NSE, 1176 advanced, 420 declined, and 380 remained unchanged today.
A total of 80 stocks registered a fresh 52-week high in trade today, while 6 stocks touched a new 52-week low on the NSE.