The home inventory markets are buying and selling marginally within the optimistic amid bouts of choppiness on Monday afternoon, a day after the BSE Sensex scaled the 60,000 mark for the primary time. The Sensex has moved in a variety of a little bit over 500 factors and as of two:00 pm, the BSE benchmark index is buying and selling at 60,180.25, increased by 136.82 factors or 0.24 per cent and the NSE Nifty is at 17,889.55, up 35.25 factors or 0.20 per cent, on the again of shopping for curiosity in auto shares. The broader markets i.e. the BSE Midcap index and BSE Smallcap index are completely flat.
Within the forex market, the rupee slipped 5 paise to 73.73 towards the U.S. greenback in early commerce on Monday as a result of contemporary demand for greenback from banks and importers. On the interbank international change, the rupee opened on a weak word at 73.70 and slid additional to 73.73.
On the stock-specific entrance, auto shares are witnessing shopping for curiosity in midday buying and selling. Maruti Suzuki has soared greater than 6 per cent to high the gainers checklist on the BSE. Different auto shares are additionally going robust, with M&M and Bajaj Auto gaining round 3 per cent every.
However, info know-how shares are seeing profit-booking put up their current run-up. HCL Tech, Wipro, Tech Mahindra, Infosys and TCS have shed 1-3 per cent every on the BSE.
Amongst shares within the information, PVR and INOX Leisure rose 10 per cent and 18.43 per cent respectively on the BSE after Karnataka and Maharashtra eased Covid-induced restrictions on theatres.
Zee Leisure shares bounced again from intra-day lows and have been buying and selling at Rs 325, up 2 per cent. The shares had corrected within the day on reviews that one among its largest shareholders had renewed a requirement to switch sure administrators on the board.
The BSE market breadth is weak. Out of three,479 shares traded on the BSE, there are 1,619 advancing shares as towards 1,650 declines.