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Sensex, Nifty steady; banks, infra, pharma lend support

Aug 14, 2014, 01.29 PM IST | Source: Moneycontrol.com

The Sensex is up 132.43 points at 26051.38 and the Nifty is up 32.05 points at 7771.60. About 1352 shares have advanced, 1281 shares declined, and 119 shares are unchanged. GAIL, Sesa Sterlite, Tata Motors, ICICI Bank and HDFC Bank are top gainers in the Sensex. Among the laggards are Hero, HDFC, Wipro, Bharti and Tata Steel.

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Sensex, Nifty steady; banks, infra, pharma lend support

The Sensex is up 132.43 points at 26051.38 and the Nifty is up 32.05 points at 7771.60. About 1352 shares have advanced, 1281 shares declined, and 119 shares are unchanged. GAIL, Sesa Sterlite, Tata Motors, ICICI Bank and HDFC Bank are top gainers in the Sensex. Among the laggards are Hero, HDFC, Wipro, Bharti and Tata Steel.

13:23

The News International Team

The market gains for the fourth consecutive session with a healthy contribution from mid and small caps. Realty and metal stocks led key indices higher.

The Sensex is up 132.43 points at 26051.38 and the Nifty is up 32.05 points at 7771.60. About 1352 shares have advanced, 1281 shares declined, and 119 shares are unchanged. GAIL, Sesa Sterlite, Tata Motors, ICICI Bank and HDFC Bank are top gainers in the Sensex. Among the laggards are Hero, HDFC, Wipro, Bharti and Tata Steel.

July WPI eases to a five-month low of 5.19 percent, helped mainly by a moderation in fuel prices. May WPI inflation revised to 6.18 percent from 6.01 percent previously.

The Reserve Bank in its monetary policy review last week had cautioned that continued uncertainty over monsoon could stoke food inflation, but expressed the hope that government policies will improve supplies in the coming months.

Retail inflation data for July, released earlier this week, showed a marginal inch up to 7.96 per cent.

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