For Quick Alerts
For Daily Alerts

Sensex Opens Higher; Markets Eye Nov F&O Expiry


Benchmark indices opened the day higher, as global cues were quiet and ahead of the Winter session of parliament that begins today.

The Sensex was trading with gains of 87 points at 25,863 points, while the Nifty was trading with gains of 24 points, ahead of the F&O expiry for the Nov series.

Sensex Opens Higher; Markets Eye Nov F&O Expiry
Asian markets were trading higher after European markets surged on hopes that there would be a fresh stimulus from the European Central Bank.

Shares in Dr Reddy's crashed a huge 7 per cent after the US FDA said that it might withhold approval of the company's fresh drugs and stop import if no corrective action is taken on its plant.

Banking shares saw good buying in early trade, with ICICI Bank and Axis Bank among the early gainers. Tata Motors was higher after the company said that it will invest 450 million pound (over Rs 4,500 crore) to double the size of its Midland-based Engine Manufacturing Centre (EMC).

Select midcap stocks like Just Dial, along with Dewan Housing and Reliance Capital gained. DLF was trading higher after promoters hiked stake in the company.

IT stocks also saw good buying interest with TCS, Infosys and Tech Mahindra among the early gainers.

Meanwhile, markets across Asia were trading with good gains, with the Hong Kong's Hang Sang and the Shanghai Composite leading the winners.

Story first published: Thursday, November 26, 2015, 9:28 [IST]
Company Search
Get Instant News Updates
Notification Settings X
Time Settings
Clear Notification X
Do you want to clear all the notifications from your inbox?
Settings X
We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. This includes cookies from third party social media websites and ad networks. Such third party cookies may track your use on Goodreturns sites for better rendering. Our partners use cookies to ensure we show you advertising that is relevant to you. If you continue without changing your settings, we'll assume that you are happy to receive all cookies on Goodreturns website. However, you can change your cookie settings at any time. Learn more