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  • Sensex snaps two-day winning streak

    Key indices settled with modest losses after witnessing selling in latter part of the session. The profit booking emerged after indices scaled record highs earlier during the session. The barometer index, the S&P BSE Sensex, dropped 98.80 points or 0.29% to settle at 33,911.81. The Nifty 50 index fell 40.75 points or 0.39% to settle at 10,490.75. The Sensex closed below the psychological 34,000 mark after trading above that level for most part of the day. Indices snapped two-day winning streak.

    A divergent trend was seen on the bourses in early trade. The barometer index, the S&P BSE Sensex, traded with small gains while the Nifty 50 index traded with marginal losses. The Sensex and the Nifty, both, scaled record high in morning trade after extending initial gains. Indices traded with small gains till mid-afternoon trade. Sudden selling pressure was witnessed in late trade.

    The Sensex dropped 98.80 points or 0.29% to settle at 33,911.81, its lowest closing level since 21 December 2017. The index gained 127.36 points or 0.37% at the day's high of 34,137.97, its record high. The index fell 171.10 points or 0.5% at the day's low of 33,839.51.

    The Nifty fell 40.75 points or 0.39% to settle at 10,490.75, its lowest closing level since 22 December 2017. The index gained 20.90 points or 0.2% at the day's high of 10,552.40, its record high. The index fell 62.25 points or 0.59% at the day's low of 10,469.25.

    Among secondary indices, the S&P BSE Mid-Cap index shed 0.19%, outperforming the Sensex. The S&P BSE Small-Cap index dropped 0.33%, underperforming the Sensex.

    The breadth, indicating the overall health of the market, was negative. On the BSE, 1,539 shares fell and 1,208 shares rose. A total of 201 shares were unchanged.

    The total turnover on BSE amounted to Rs 7075.03 crore, higher than turnover of Rs 4331.94 crore registered during the previous trading session.

    Sun Pharmaceutical Industries rose 6.89% after the company said that US drug regulator has accepted a new drug application for OTX-101, used in treating dry eye disease. The announcement was made before trading hours today, 27 December 2017.

    Sun Pharmaceutical Industries announced that the US Food and Drug Administration (USFDA) has accepted a new drug application (NDA), filed by its wholly owned subsidiary, for OTX-101 (cyclosporine A, ophthalmic solution) 0.09%, a novel nanomicellar formulation of cyclosporine A 0.09% in a clear, preservative-free aqueous solution. OTX-101 is now under review for approval by the USFDA, marking an important developmental milestone for Sun Pharma's dry eye candidate.

    Post the US FDA approval, OTX-101 will be commercialized in the US by Sun Ophthalmics, the branded ophthalmics division of Sun Pharma's wholly owned subsidiary, based in Princeton, New Jersey. Sun Ophthalmics, founded in 2015, currently markets BromSite (bromfenac ophthalmic solution) 0.075% to eye care practitioners across US.

    OTX-101 is being evaluated for the treatment of dry eye disease. It is a patented, novel, proprietary nanomicellar formulation of cyclosporine A, 0.09%. It is a clear, preservative-free, aqueous solution.

    Most capital goods stocks dropped. Bharat Heavy Electricals (Bhel) (down 0.48%), ABB India (down 0.29%), Bharat Electronics (down 1.15%), Thermax (down 0.8%) and Siemens (down 1.04%) declined.

    L&T shed 0.87%. The construction arm of Larsen &Toubro has won orders worth Rs 1125 crore across various business segments. The Metallurgical & Material Handling Business has bagged orders worth Rs 710 crore in the metallurgical sector, in the area of product business and add-on jobs. Other businesses of L&T Construction have received orders worth Rs 415 crore. The announcement was made during market hours today, 27 December 2017.

    Reliance Communications surged 34.74% after the company announced its exit from the strategic debt restructuring plan with a zero write-off to lenders. The announcement was made after market hours yesterday, 26 December 2017. The company announced its exit from the Reserve Bank of India (RBI)'s Strategic Debt Restructuring (SDR) framework, with zero equity conversion and zero loan write-offs for lenders and bond holders. Upon completion of all transactions as announced, the balance debt in RCom is expected to be approximately Rs 6000 crore only, representing reduction of over 85% of total debt.

    Bank stocks declined. Among public sector bank stocks, State Bank of India (SBI) (down 0.85%), Bank of India (down 0.29%), Punjab National Bank (down 0.2%) Syndicate Bank (down 1.59%), Indian Overseas Bank (down 0.45%), Bank of Baroda (down 0.39%), Andhra Bank (down 0.91%), Oriental Bank of Commerce (down 0.81%), and Indian Bank (down 1.43%) declined. Union Bank of India (up 0.29%) and Dena Bank (up 1.02%) gained.

    Canara Bank declined 1.72%. The bank announced that its board approved raising additional equity share capital amounting upto Rs 90 crore (based on face value) through qualified institutional placement (QIP) route, by issuing upto 9 crore equity shares of face value Rs 10 each with a premium to be decided as per the applicable guidelines/regulations for an aggregate amount not exceeding Rs 3500 crore inclusive of such premium. The announcement was made after market hours yesterday, 26 December 2017.

    Punjab & Sind Bank gained 1.24% after the bank said that its board of directors approved raising of equity capital through public issue (follow on public offer)/right issue/qualified institutional placement/ preferential issue or any other mode or a combinations thereof in one or more tranches up to 31 March 2019. The announcement was made after market hours yesterday, 26 December 2017.

    Among private sector banks, Axis Bank (down 0.42%), ICICI Bank (down 1.53%), IndusInd Bank (down 0.63%), Yes Bank (down 0.08%), and HDFC Bank (down 0.42%) declined. Kotak Mahindra Bank was flat.

    Realty stocks also dropped. DLF (down 3.45%), Oberoi Realty (down 0.1%), Godrej Properties (down 1.25%), Omaxe (down 0.67%), D B Realty (down 5.72%), Indiabulls Real Estate (down 2.57%), Sobha (down 1.12%), Housing Development and Infrastructure (down 3.32%) and Unitech (down 2%) fell. Phoenix Mills gained 1.12%.

    Prestige Estates Projects jumped 7.05% after the company said it will acquire 66.66% stake in a group company, Prestige Projects, for Rs 324 crore. Prestige Projects (PPPL) was formed on 13 June 2008 and is an associate of Prestige Estates Projects. Prestige Estates Projects currently holds 33.34% stake in PPPL. PPPL is in the business of real estate development and owns a land parcel admeasuring over 180 acres located in Sarjapur road, Bengaluru. The announcement was made after market hours yesterday, 26 December 2017.

    The company is proposing to develop a large scale affordable and mid income housing project (approximately over 7.5 million square feet of developable area) comprising of apartments, villas and plots along with various lifestyle amenities and necessary social infrastructure such as retail shopping malls, sports facilities etc. in this land.

    PPPL has not registered any business turnover for the last three financial years, as the project is under various stages of planning and regulatory approvals.

    Prestige Estates Projects through a wholly-owned special purpose vehicle (SPV) is in the process of acquisition of 66.66% equity stake in PPPL from the investors and land owners for a consideration of approximately Rs 324 crore. The acquisition is expected to be completed before 31 January 2018. Currently, investors hold 33.33% stake and land owners hold 33.33% stake in PPPL.

    Overseas, European stocks were trading higher amid light trade across markets worldwide due to the holiday period. European markets were closed yesterday, 26 December 2017 in observance of Boxing Day. Most Asian markets gained with oil and copper prices rocketing to multi-year highs in an uplifting sign for global growth and inflation.

    In economic data, China's industrial-profit growth slowed sharply in November, due to slower growth in prices for industrial goods and higher production costs. China's industrial profits in November rose 14.9% compared with the same period a year ago, decelerating from a 25.1% increase in October, the National Bureau of Statistics said today, 27 December 2017.

    US stocks closed lower in light volume trade yesterday, 26 December 2017 as shares of Apple tumbled, offsetting gains in energy stocks as oil prices hit their highest in more than two years.

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