In afternoon trade Indian stock market trade sluggish, Nifty is trading at 8544.85 up 20.15 pts or 0.24% while sensex is trading down side -39.32 pts or 0.14% at 28390.62. Sensex under pressure today led by loss of dr. Reddy labs, FMCG, Health care,
The outperformed markets extended gains in afternoon trade. The BSE Midcap and Smallcap indices climbed 1.7 % each.
Midcap auto stocks like Eicher Motors and TVS Motor saw heavy buying interest today after Goldman Sachs resumed coverage on both stocks with a buy.
Bullish stocks- Jindal stell up 8%, ONGC 2.80%, BHEl 2.30%, Asian paints 2.30%, cairn india 1.50%, GAIL 1.50%, IDFC 1.59%, NTPC 1.89%, M&M 1.41%.