Market Now: BSE Smallcap index outperforms Sensex to hit fresh high
Around 11.35 hours (IST), BSE Smallcap index was 142 points up at 18,817, while Sensex was 16 points down at 33,761.
Around 11.35 hours (IST), BSE Smallcap index was 142 points up at 18,817, while Sensex was 16 points down at 33,761. The Nifty50 index was 2 points down at 10,441.
Shares of IVRCL (up 19.95 per cent) and D B Realty (up 19.89 per cent) zoomed up to 20 per cent in the BSE Smallcap index.
On the other hand, Unitech (up 14.41 per cent), Morepen Laboratories (up 12.38 per cent), 3i Infotech (up 11.83 per cent), Varun Beverages (up 10.67 per cent) and Nahar Spinning Mills (up 10.18 per cent) surged over 10 per cent.
However, shares of SQS India BFSI (down 9.88 per cent), Pincon Spirit (down 5.24 per cent), Bombay Rayon Fashions (down 4.99 per cent), Ricoh India (down 4.99 per cent) and Steel Exchange India (down 4.88 per cent) declined in the smallcap index.
Sun Pharma, Larsen & Toubro and Hero MotoCorp advanced over 1 per cent in the Sensex index.
On the contrary, Mahindra & Mahindra, Hindustan Unilever and Infosys emerged as the top losers in the Sensex.