Key domestic benchmark indices ended higher on Tuesday ahead of US election vote. The 30-share benchmark index ended trade higher by 132.15 points to end at 27591.14; Nifty ends at 8543.55 up by 46.50 points.
Europe stocks were seen trading higher on bets of a Clinton victory. Asian markets ended the day higher with moderate gains. In Japan, the Nikkei 225 ended trade lower by 0.03 percent, or 5.83 points, at 17,171.38.
Here are 5 stocks that were in news today;
Shares of Engineers India soared after state-controlled firm said that its board may consider the issue of bonus shares in the above said board meeting.
Engineers India shares ended trade at Rs 262, higher by 4.46 per cent on BSE. It touched an intraday high of Rs 264 during trade.
Shares of Hindalco Industries rose after the company's wholly owned subsidiary, Novelis, reported strong earnings for the second quarter ended September 30, 2016.
Hindalco Industries shares ended trade at Rs 168, higher by 0.30 per cent on BSE. It touched an intraday high and 52-week high of Rs 172.25 during trade.
Shares of PNB Housing Finance extended their gaining streak for the second day on Tuesday amid sustained buying by foreign institutional investors (FIIs).
PNB Housing shares ended trade at Rs 989, higher by 11 per cent on BSE. It touched an intraday high of Rs 989 during trade.
Shares of Tata Motors rose on strong sales and credit rating company upgraded Tata Motors to outperform with increased target price at Rs 720.
Tata Motors shares ended trade at Rs 538, higher by 6.16 per cent on BSE. It touched an intraday high of Rs 542 during trade.
Shares of ICICI Bank rose on Tuesday after the company reported better than expected results. ICICI Bank Q2 net profit up 2.4 percent at Rs 3,102 crore against Rs 3,030 crore (YoY).
ICICI Bank shares ended trade at Rs 283, higher by 1.63 per cent on BSE. It touched an intraday high of Rs 287 during trade.