Mid Session: Sensex up 112 pts; Jet Airways sinks 14%
11/06/2019 12:40

The Indian frontline indices have continued to trade in positive terrain in the afternoon session after a good opening on Tuesday morning. The shares of Jet Airways tumbled 14 per cent to Rs 107, also its new low on the BSE in the morning deals on Tuesday after a media report said that both Hinduja group and Etihad Airways may not proceed with plans to resurrect the beleagured airline.

At 12:21 hours, the SENSEX was trading at 39897.02 up by 112.5 points or by 0.28 per cent and then NSE Nifty was at 11958.95 up by 36.25 points or by 0.3 per cent. The BSE Sensex touched intraday high of 39947.01 and intraday low of 39760.02 The NSE Nifty touched intraday high of 11966.25 and intraday low of 11904.35.

The top gainers of the BSE Sensex were Oil And Natural Gas Corporation Ltd. (Rs. 169.00,+2.58%), Tata Motors Ltd. (Rs. 82.95,+2.34%), HCL Technologies Ltd. (Rs. 1116.75,+2.29%), YES Bank Ltd. (Rs. 138.85,+2.17%), Vedanta Ltd. (Rs. 168.80,+2.02%), among others. On the other hand, the top losers of the BSE Sensex were Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. (Rs. 387.15,-3.66%), Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd. (Rs. 640.45,-1.04%), Larsen & Toubro Ltd. (Rs. 1525.30,-0.45%), Coal India Ltd. (Rs. 259.10,-0.35%), Hindustan Unilever Ltd. (Rs. 1844.20,-0.27%), among others.

Among sectors, BSETECk index was at 7935.47 up by 58.88 points or by 0.75%. Sterlite Technologies Ltd. (Rs. 191.25,+10.52%), Dish TV India Ltd. (Rs. 28.35,+5.98%), Zee Entertainment Enterprises Ltd. (Rs. 343.65,+2.37%), HCL Technologies Ltd. (Rs. 1116.75,+2.29%), Tata Consultancy Services Ltd. (Rs. 2259.35,+1.27%),. On the other hand, Realty index was at 2152.8 down by -13.37 points or by -0.62%. Indiabulls Real Estate Ltd. (Rs. 121.20,-4.19%), Housing Development & Infrastructure Ltd. (Rs. 19.00,-2.56%), Prestige Estates Projects Ltd. (Rs. 265.65,-1.57%), Sunteck Realty Ltd. (Rs. 469.90,-1.18%), Oberoi Realty Ltd. (Rs. 536.50,-1.15%),.

The Market breadth, indicating the overall strength of the market, was weak. On BSE out of total shares traded 2477 , shares advanced were 978 while 1363 shares declined and 136 were unchanged.