Stock market update: Cement stocks mixed; Shiva Cement climbs 5%
Shiva Cement, Deccan Cements and Saurashtra Cement were the top gainers.
Shares of Shiva Cement (up 4.67 per cent), Deccan Cements (up 2.72 per cent), Saurashtra Cement (up 2.10 per cent), HeidelbergCement India (up 1.25 per cent) and Shree Digvijay Cement Co (up 0.95 per cent) were among the top gainers.
NCL Industries (down 2.42 per cent), JK Lakshmi Cement (down 2.40 per cent), KCP (down 1.64 per cent), APCL (down 0.99 per cent) and Century Textiles & Industries (down 0.79 per cent) were among the top losers.
The NSE Nifty50 index was trading 13.40 points up at 11,897.9, while the 30share BSE Sensex was up 57.04 points at 40,341.23 at around 10:04 am.
Bharti Infratel (up 5.82 per cent), Bharti Airtel (up 4.92 per cent), Indiabulls Housing Finance (up 2.73 per cent), Cipla (up 2.48 per cent) and Tech Mahindra (up 1.55 per cent) were among the top gainers in the Nifty pack.
On the other hand, Zee Entertainment Enterprises (down 2.04 per cent), Tata Consultancy Services (down 1.19 per cent), UPL (down 1.07 per cent), Mahindra & Mahindra (down 1.02 per cent) and Hindustan Unilever (down 1.01 per cent) were trading in the red.