Heavyweights Reliance Industries, NTPC and Wipro are leading the markets higher. Bharti Airtel, ITC, SBI, HUL, ONGC, DLF and ICICI Bank too were on high, with gaining 0.3-0.9%.
Anil Dhirubhai Ambani Group companies’ shares namely Reliance Communications, Reliance Infrastructure and Reliance Capital gained 1-2%.
Consistent selling in healthcare, cement and select metal stocks has limited the upside. BHEL, HDFC, TCS, L&T and HDFC Bank too were putting pressure on the market.
Active shares on the bourses were GTL, Titan Industries, Orchid Chemical, Infosys, Timbor Home, Reliance Industries and SBI.