Stock market update: Sugar stocks mixed; Piccadily Agro zooms 10%
Piccadily Agro Industries, Rajshree Sugars & Chemicals and Rana Sugars were the top gainers.
Shares of Piccadily Agro Industries (up 9.96 per cent), Rajshree Sugars & Chemicals (up 7.27 per cent), Rana Sugars (up 6.07 per cent), Vishwaraj Sugar Industries (up 3.53 per cent) and Balrampur Chini Mills (up 1.81 per cent) were among the top gainers.
While Ponni Sugars (Erode) (down 6.86 per cent), Piccadily Sugar & Allied Inds (down 4.55 per cent), Mawana Sugars (down 3.57 per cent), Shree Renuka Sugars (down 3.02 per cent) and KCP Sugar & Industries (down 0.97 per cent) were among the top losers.
The NSE Nifty50 index was trading 47.85 points up at 11,919.95, while the 30share BSE Sensex was up 183.57 points at 40,470.05 at around 09:58 am.
Bharti Infratel (up 4.27 per cent), State Bank of India (up 2.92 per cent), Bharti Airtel (up 2.11 per cent), Tata Motors (up 1.86 per cent) and UltraTech Cement (up 1.20 per cent) were among the top gainers in the Nifty pack.
On the other hand, Indian Oil Corporation (down 2.96 per cent), Cipla (down 2.39 per cent), Bharat Petroleum Corporation (down 1.15 per cent), Titan Company (down 0.81 per cent), Housing Development Finance Corporation (down 0.57 per cent) were trading in the red.