Nifty eyes 7750, Sensex rises over 100pts; Tata Motors, Lupin up
The market is still holding up its early gains supported by few index heavyweights. The Sensex is up 117.95 points or 0.5 percent at 25219.68, and the Nifty is up 22.50 points or 0.3 percent at 7729.05. About 940 shares have advanced, 670 shares declined, and 66 shares are unchanged.
Tata Motors, Lupin, Sun Pharma, HDFC and Hindalco are gainers while Adani Ports, Axis Bank, TCS, Infosys and Wipro are losers in the Sensex.
The Indian rupee opened marginally lower by 4 paise at 66.59 per dollar on Thursday versus 66.55 Wednesday.
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Trend in FII flows:The FIIs were net sellers of Rs -66.45 Cr in the cash segment on Tuesday while the DIIs were net buyers of Rs 78.80 Cr, as per the provisional figures.