Share Market Today: Weak Global signals Despite the rise in stocks like Infosys, Reliance Industries and SBI, there was an increase in the key stock indices during early trading on Thursday, while ONGC shares also rose. The 30-share BSE Sensex was trading 61.08 points or 0.12 per cent higher at 51,764.91. Similarly, the broader NSE Nifty rose by 18.20 points or 0.12 percent to 15,227.10.
ONGC was the biggest gainer in the Sensex at three per cent. Apart from this, Tech Mahindra, SBI, Infosys, HCL Tech and Asian Paints were also trading with an increase. On the other hand M&M, ICICI Bank, Bajaj Finance and Kotak Bank were in red mark.
The Sensex lost 400.34 points, or 0.77 percent, to end at 51,703.83 in the previous session. The broader NSE Nifty closed at 15,208.90, down by 104.55 points or 0.68 percent.
Foreign institutional investors were net buyers in the capital market and they bought shares worth Rs 1,008.20 crore on a gross basis in the last trading session. Meanwhile, global oil benchmark Brent crude rose 1.24 percent to US $ 65.14 a barrel.
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