Stock market update: FMCG stocks trade mixed; P&G up nearly 3%
The Nifty FMCG index was trading 0.2 per cent up at 31,090.1 around 11:11 am on Friday.
Shares of Procter & Gamble Hygiene & Healthcare (up 2.54 per cent), ITC (up 1.52 per cent), Tata Global Beverages (up 1.46 per cent), Colgate-Palmolive (up 1.01 per cent) and Godrej Consumer Products (up 0.83 per cent) were trading higher.
Hindustan Unilever (down 1 per cent), Dabur India (down 1 per cent) , Jubilant Foodworks (down 1.22 per cent) and Britannia Industries (down 1.71 per cent) were among the top losers in the index at around the same time.
The Nifty FMCG index was trading 0.2 per cent up at 31,090.1 around 11:11AM on Friday.
Benchmark NSE Nifty index was down 47.30 points at 11,523.9. BSE Sensex was 135.53 points at 38,854.21.
Among the 50 stocks in Nifty index, 12 were trading in the green, while 38 were in the red.
Shares of YES Bank, Dish TV India, Tata Motors, GMR Infra, NMDC, SBI, SAIL, Vodafone Idea , ZEEL and Ashok Leyland were among the most traded securities on NSE.