Indian benchmark indices are likely to extend rally on Wednesday, tracking firm cues from Nifty futures on the Singapore Stock Exchange and positive trend across global peers. SGX Nifty is trading up by 31 points at 10388, indicating a positive opening.
Key benchmark indices settled with modest gains as firmness in global stocks underpinned sentiment. Sensex advanced 118.45 points or 0.36% to settle at 33,478.35 and Nifty rose 28.15 points or 0.27% to settle at 10,326.90. The breadth, indicating the overall health of the market, was positive. On BSE, 1,465 shares rose and 1,223 shares declined..
US stocks jumped on Tuesday, pushing all three major indexes to record closing highs, led by gains in this year's top-performing technology sector.
Asia markets traded higher on Wednesday, after U.S. stocks rose to record highs following a rally in tech names.
Key data to watch in US today: Durable goods Orders, Jobless Claims and EIA Petroleum Status Report.
Major Headlines of the day:
NCC-BGR Infra consortium bags coal mine project from NTPC. The value of the project is estimated to be Rs 25,071 cr to be executed over 25 years and the annual revenue at rated capacity is about Rs 1,000 crore at current prices.
Kishore Biyani unveils plan to make Future Group a trillion-dollar-revenue group by 2047; has partnered with technology companies Google and Facebook and consulting firm Deloitte for the roll out of its Retail 3.0 initiative.
Talbros Automotive Components Q2FY18, YoY
Revenue up 26.25 percent at Rs 101 crore
Net profit up 133 percent at Rs 7 crore
Ebitda up 29.9 percent at Rs 10 crore
Margins at 9.9 percent versus 9.6 percent
Dhariwal infrastructure wins 185 megawatt short-term PPA under flexi-coal scheme
JHS Svendgaard LaboratoriesQ2FY18, YoY
Revenue up 1.3 percent at Rs 31.3 crore
Net profit up 38.5 percent at Rs 1.8 crore
Ebitda up 12.9 percent at Rs 3.5 crore
Margins at 11.2 percent versus 10 percent
Trend in FII flows: The FIIs were Net Value of Rs -727.01 the cash segment on Tuesday while the DIIs were Net Value of Rs 825.50 as per the provisional figures.
Securities in Ban For Trade Date 22-NOV-2017: