The Indian Share market has opened on a positive note this morning, with investors looking for some bargain hunting in early trades. The Sensex is up by about 60 points or 0.21% at 27,519.50. The Nifty is up 12.50 points or 0.15% at 8349.50. Vedanta, HDFC, Tata Steel, Hindalco and Tata Motors are top gainers while ITC, ONGC, NTPC, GAIL and Reliance are among laggards in the Sensex.
The Indian Share market continued to see marginal buying interest after four-day fall. The Sensex gained 93.40 points at 27552.63 and the Nifty rose 27.25 points to 8364.25. The broader markets outperformed benchmarks with the BSE Midcap and Smallcap indices rising more than 0.8 percent. About 1319 shares have advanced against 543 shares declined on the Bombay Stock Exchange.
HDFC rebounded with 1.56 percent gain after falling more than 2.5 percent on Q1 earnings. Infosys, Tata Motors, Axis Bank, HUL, Wipro, Bajaj Auto, BHEL, Hindalco, Tata Steel and Vedanta gained 1-2 percent. However, ITC slipped ahead of its Q1 earnings scheduled to be announced on Thursday. ONGC and NTPC declined 1 percent.The Indian rupee has maintained it upward momentum as it gained 4 paise in the early trade.