Equity benchmark indices opened with slight losses in Thursday’s early trade following hawkish commentary from US Federal Reserve officials. The BSE fell 120 points to 60,545 and quickly turned flat, while the NSE Nifty50 dipped 26 points to 17,846. Bajaj Finance, L&T, TCS, Infosys, Asian Paints, Power Grid, HDFC Bank, Hindalco and Tata Steel led gains in the two frontline indices. Meanwhile, the BSE MidCap and SmallCap indices opened in the green. Adani Enterprises, Adani Ports, Maruti, Tech M, Tata Motors, M&M, Airtel and Ultratech Cement dipped. Trent rose over 5 per cent on reporting a nearly 20 per cent year-on-year growth in consolidated profit at Rs 167 crore for Q3.
Today: November 30, 2023