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  • Sensex fails to hold 33,000

    Key benchmark indices settled with small gains on first trading day of the week after witnessing volatility in intraday trade. The barometer index, the S&P BSE Sensex, rose 36.78 points or 0.11% to sette at 32,869.72. The Nifty 50 index rose 5.95 points or 0.06% to settle at 10,127.75. The Sensex settled below the psychological 33,000 mark after crossing that level in opening trade. Bank stocks saw mixed trend. Most IT stocks rose.

    The Sensex rose 36.78 points or 0.11% to sette at 32,869.72, its highest closing level since 30 November 2017. The Sensex rose 175.53 points, or 0.53% at the day's high of 33,008.47 at the onset of trading session. The index fell 47.18 points, or 0.14% at the day's low of 32,785.76 in early trade.

    The Nifty rose 5.95 points or 0.06% to settle at 10,127.75, its highest closing level since 30 November 2017. The Nifty rose 57.40 points, or 0.57% at the day's high of 10,179.20 at the onset of trading session. The index fell 26.10 points, or 0.26% at the day's low of 10,095.70 in early trade.

    Among secondary barometers, the BSE Mid-Cap index fell 0.09%. The BSE Small-Cap index fell 0.52%. Both these indices underperformed the Sensex.

    The market breadth, indicating the overall health of the market, was negative. On BSE, 1,553 shares fell and 1,138 shares rose. A total of 190 shares were unchanged.

    The total turnover on BSE amounted to Rs 3719.51 crore, lower than turnover of Rs 4429.79 crore registered during the previous trading session.

    Among the sectoral indices on BSE, the BSE IT index (up 1.37%), the BSE Teck index (up 1.08%), the BSE Metal index (up 0.5%), the BSE Oil & Gas index (up 0.31%) and the BSE Healthcare index (up 0.32%) outperformed the Sensex. The BSE Realty index (down 0.54%), the BSE Power index (down 0.41%) and the BSE Bankex index (down 0.3%) underperformed the Sensex.

    Bank stocks saw mixed trend. Among private bank stocks, RBL Bank (down 1.55%), HDFC Bank (down 0.31%), Kotak Mahindra Bank (down 0.5%), ICICI Bank (down 0.33%), IndusInd Bank (down 0.84%) and Yes Bank (down 1.08%) declined. Axis Bank (up 0.24%) rose.

    Among PSU bank stocks, Punjab National Bank (up 1.02%), State Bank of India (SBI) (up 0.24%), Bank of Baroda (up 0.98%), Canara Bank (up 1.16%) and Union Bank of India (up 0.82%) rose. IDBI Bank (down 0.42%) and Bank of India (down 1.07%) fell.

    Bharti Airtel rose 0.32% after the company through its wholly owned subsidiary acquired a strategic equity stake in Juggernaut Books. The announcement was made during trading hours today, 4 December 2017.

    Bharti Airtel said that it has through its wholly owned subsidiary Nettle Infrastructure Investments (Nettle), acquired a strategic equity stake in Juggernaut Books (Juggernaut), a popular digital platform to discover and read high quality, affordable books and to submit amateur writing.

    The investment is in line with Airtel's endeavour to build an open content ecosystem and bring world-class digital content to its customers. The investment from Airtel (through Nettle) will enable Juggernaut to ramp up content acquisition, digital marketing and prepare for a subscription offering launch in the next few months.

    Shares of most cement manufacturers edged lower after oil minister Dharmendra Pradhan was quoted as saying that the government is planning to curb the imports of petroleum coke, believed to be a major polluter. Shree Cement (down 1.69%), UltraTech Cement (down 1.51%) and Ambuja Cements (down 0.97%) edged lower. ACC rose 1.31%.

    Grasim Industries was down 1%. Grasim has exposure to cement sector through its holding in UltraTech Cement.

    Union petroleum and natural gas Minister Dharmendra Pradhan was quoted as saying that the government is planning to curb the imports of petroleum coke, also known as pet coke', which is believed to be a major polluter. The statement follows reports that US-based oil refineries are exporting pet coke- a carbon-rich solid material derived from oil refining- to India as there aren't many takers for it in their country, as per reports. Pet coke is used as a fuel by cement makers to manufacture clinker. Recently the Supreme Court had banned the use of pet coke in three states surrounding the Delhi-NCR to curb pollution.

    Most IT stocks rose. MindTree (up 4.19%), HCL Technologies (up 2.46%), Oracle Financial Services Software (up 1.44%), MphasiS (up 1.53%), Tech Mahindra (up 0.16%) and TCS (up 0.11%) edged higher. Persistent Systems (down 0.5%) and Hexaware Technologies (down 1.5%) edged lower.

    IT major Infosys rose 2.8% after the company said its board has appointed Salil S. Parekh as Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director of the company effective 2 January 2018. U B Pravin Rao will step down as the interim CEO and Managing Director effective 2 January 2018 and will continue as Chief Operating Officer and a whole-time Director of the company. The announcement was made on Saturday, 2 December 2017.

    IT major Wipro rose 0.21%. The company after market hours on Friday, 1 December 2017, announced that it is a subject of litigation with a long-time customer. The lawsuit relates to an ERP implementation project which began in 2009, and was undertaken by National Grid US. There were multiple vendors on the project. Wipro joined the project in 2010, and the post-Go-live process was completed in 2014. The lawsuit filed in US District Court for the Eastem District of New York seeks damages amounting to $140 million plus additional costs related to the project. The financial implication for Wipro, if any, will depend on the final judgement in the matter.

    Shankara Building Products rose 3.87% after the company announced the opening of its 123rd store under the 'Shankara Buildpro' brand at Kundanahalli gate, Bangalore. The store admeasures around 8,399 square feet and houses a diverse basket of product offerings. The announcement was made after market hours on Friday, 1 December 2017.

    Fiem Industries jumped 3.21% after the company said it has signed a MoU with two Japanese firms for establishing a joint venture company in India. The announcement was made during market hours today, 4 December 2017.

    Fiem Industries signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Aisan Industry Co., Japan and Toyota Tsusho Corporation, Japan for establishing a joint venture company in India to manufacture fuel pump module and IC connector assembly for two-wheelers and three-wheelers. Fuel pump module will become mandatory for two-wheelers and three-wheelers with effect from April 2020 under Bharat Stage VI (BS VI) regime. This is an advanced emission control system product, which will have huge market in India under BS VI norms, Fiem said in a statement.

    Alphageo (India) gained 0.88% after the company announced that it has received notification of award of contract from ONGC for an estimated contract value of Rs 154.77 crore. The order is for acquisition of 3D seismic data in Mehsana Carpet Area of Canbay Basin, India. The announcement was made on Saturday, 2 December 2017.

    Overseas, trading in US index futures indicated that the Dow Jones Industrial Average could rise 208 points at the opening bell today, 4 December 2017, as investors cheered weekend news that Senate Republicans passed a sweeping overhaul of the US tax code.

    European shares were trading higher while Asian stocks settled on a mixed note.

    US stocks ended lower on Friday, 1 December 2017, after news surrounding former national-security adviser Michael Flynn added an element of political uncertainty into markets. The Dow Jones Industrial Average and the S&P 500 fell 0.2% each while the Nasdaq Composite Index declined 0.4%.

    Media reported that Flynn, the former national security adviser, would testify that he was directed to make contact with Russians during the presidential campaign in 2016. Flynn pleaded guilty to lying to the FBI about his post-election contacts with Russia's ambassador to the US.

    Meanwhile, the US Senate approved a tax overhaul on Saturday, 2 December 2017, moving Republicans and President Donald Trump a big step closer to their goal of slashing the corporate tax rate and providing temporary tax-rate cuts for most Americans.

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Flash News 15-Dec-2017
  •  ( 16:14) Sensex rises 216.27 points or 0.65% to settle at 33,462.97  
  •  ( 15:35) Market closes with modest gains  
  •  ( 14:24) GMR Infra's consortium wins airport project in Philippines  
  •  ( 13:59) Eveready Industries receives orders worth Rs 23.85 crore  
  •  ( 11:34) Royal Orchid Hotels opens new hotel in Dwarka  
  •  ( 11:26) Gufic Biosciences scales record high  
  •  ( 11:20) Gufic Biosciences' Q2 PAT surges 113.54% to Rs 5.67 cr  
  •  ( 10:42) Gulf Oil commences oil production at Chennai plant  
  •  ( 10:32) Shalby lists at Rs 237 on BSE  
  •  ( 10:21) Vedanta's board committee to consider NCD issue on 19 Dec  
  •  ( 09:45) M&M to hike prices by up to 3% from January 2018  
  •  ( 09:23) HDFC Bank scales record high on fund raising plan  
  •  ( 08:00) ECB votes to hold interest rates on hold  
  •  ( 08:00) Exit polls predict a clear victory for BJP in Gujarat, HP  
  •  ( 08:00) Parliament winter session from today  
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