Mumbai, July 23
Equity benchmarks Sensex and Nifty opened with marginal good points on Thursday led by shopping for in index majors Reliance Industries, HDFC and ITC amid optimistic cues from international markets.
The 30-share BSE Sensex was buying and selling 59.02 factors or 0.16 per cent, increased at 37,930.54.
Similarly, the NSE Nifty superior 34.70 factors, or 0.31 per cent, to 11,167.30.
Asian Paints was the highest gainer within the Sensex pack, rising round 2 per cent adopted by L&T, Sun Pharma, ITC, Titan, HDFC, SBI and ONGC.
On the opposite hand, Axis Bank, Infosys, Tech Mahindra, HDFC Bank, M&M and PowerGrid had been among the many laggards.
In the earlier session, the BSE barometer completed 58.81 factors, or 0.16 per cent, decrease at 37,871.52, and the Nifty slipped 29.65 factors, or 0.27 per cent, to shut at 11,132.60.
Foreign institutional traders had been web consumers within the capital market on Wednesday, buying equities value Rs 1,665.57 crore, provisional change information confirmed.
According to merchants, motion in home benchmarks remained muted amid lack of sturdy directional cues.
Market bias remained optimistic on agency international pattern and sustained overseas fund inflows, they mentioned.
Bourses in Shanghai, Seoul and Tokyo had been buying and selling on a optimistic notice whereas Hong Kong slipped into crimson.
Stock exchanges on Wall Street too ended on a agency notice in in a single day session.
Meanwhile, worldwide oil benchmark Brent crude futures fell 0.18 per cent to USD 44.37 per barrel. PTI