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Sensex, Nifty remain in positive terrain; SBI, Infosys slip

Aug 28, 2014, 12.17 PM IST | Source: Moneycontrol.com

Shares of Tata Motors, ICICI Bank, L&T, ONGC, HDFC, Sesa Sterlite, Reliance Industries, ITC and GAIL were top contributors to the Sensex, up 0.3-1.8 percent. However, Infosys, SBI, TCS, Sun Pharma, Cipla, NTPC, Tata Power and Tata Steel fell 0.4-1 percent.

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Sensex, Nifty remain in positive terrain; SBI, Infosys slip

Shares of Tata Motors, ICICI Bank, L&T, ONGC, HDFC, Sesa Sterlite, Reliance Industries, ITC and GAIL were top contributors to the Sensex, up 0.3-1.8 percent. However, Infosys, SBI, TCS, Sun Pharma, Cipla, NTPC, Tata Power and Tata Steel fell 0.4-1 percent.

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Equity benchmarks remained in positive terrain in noon trade with the Sensex climbing 64.77 points to 26624.92 and the Nifty advancing 19.50 points to 7955.55.

However, the broader market underperformed benchmarks with the BSE Midcap index falling marginally and Smallcap index rising 0.2 percent. About 1230 shares have advanced, 1326 shares declined on the Bombay Stock Exchange.

Shares of Tata Motors, ICICI Bank, L&T, ONGC, HDFC, Sesa Sterlite, Reliance Industries, ITC and GAIL were top contributors to the Sensex, up 0.3-1.8 percent. However, Infosys, SBI, TCS, Sun Pharma, Cipla, NTPC, Tata Power and Tata Steel fell 0.4-1 percent.

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Top private sector lender ICICI Bank, commercial vehicle maker Tata Motors, engineering and construction major L&T, state-run GAIL and BHEL advanced over a percent. Shares of HDFC, HDFC Bank, ONGC, Reliance Industries, Wipro, HUL, Axis Bank and Bajaj Auto climbed 0.5-1 percent.

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Shares of Larsen and Toubro, ICICI Bank, Axis Bank, Bharti Airtel, Bajaj Auto, Cairn India, BPCL and HCL Technologies gained 0.8-0.9 percent. However, Hero Motocorp, Hindalco Industries, Sun Pharma, Infosys, ONGC and TCS fell 0.2-0.7 percent.

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