Stock market benchmark indices in Friday opening session traded higher led by strong Asian market signals.
Nifty, Sensex after touching intraday high levels at 12,246.70 and 41,702.36, respectively, later pared some gains. At 10.20-am, the Nifty traded at 12202, up 28 points and the Sensex stood at 41538-level, up by 79 points.
Yes Bank rose 6.3 percent, Tata Motors added 3.4 percent, BPCL rose 2.9 percent, UPL and Grasim added 1.85 percent each, as top Nifty gainers.
On the downside, Eicher Motors slipped 1.65 percent, Coal India down by 1.15 percent, followed by ONGC, Dr.Reddy, and NTPC, down by up to 0.95 percent, among major Nifty losers. Catch the latest updates in Stock Nifty trading tips and all time best stock to watch from here.
PSU Banking, Auto, IT, Media and Auto witness major buying in sectoral indices, while FMCG and Realty see some selling.
Quarterly earning updates for the Q3FY20 results today include ONGC, Sun TV-NetWork, SpiceJet, Pfizer Ltd, Glenmark Pharma, SAIL, Graphite India, Finolex Cables, EverReady Industries, Mahanagar Telephone Nigam, Sadbhav Engg, Shree Cement and Simplex Infra, among others.