MARKET EYE-Indian shares up ahead of retail FDI vote

Wed Dec 5, 2012 10:06am IST

Related Topics

Stocks

   

* The BSE index rises 0.5 percent to 19,442.61 and the
NSE index gains 0.38 percent to 5,911.55. 
* Asian shares rose on Wednesday, led by gains in Chinese
equities. However, concerns over whether U.S. lawmakers can
resolve a budget impasse before year-end to avert a possible
economic slump weighed on sentiment.         
* Market mood remains positive ahead of the outcome of the
crucial vote on foreign direct investment in multi-brand retail
in parliament due later in the day. 
* Leading the gains HDFC Bank rises 1.4 percent and
Larsen & Toubro gains 1.1 percent, while Tata Motors
 is up 1.33 percent.

 (manoj.dharra@thomsonreuters.com)
FILED UNDER:

Surprise Rate Cut

Reuters Showcase

Insurance Bill

Insurance Bill

Opposition support bolsters prospects for insurance reforms  Full Article 

SBI Share Sale

SBI Share Sale

SBI's up to $2.4 billion share sale likely by end April - sources   Full Article 

Eicher Share Sale

Eicher Share Sale

Truck maker Volvo sells shares in Eicher Motors  Full Article 

Beef Ban

Beef Ban

After beef ban, Hindu groups force abattoirs to close   Full Article 

Monsoon Season

Monsoon Season

Exclusive - India expects better monsoon rains this year  Full Article 

Services Growth

Services Growth

Services growth at eight-month high in Feb - HSBC PMI  Full Article 

'India's Daughter'

'India's Daughter'

Documentary on 2012 Delhi gang rape banned in India  Full Article 

Capex Slashed

Capex Slashed

Cairn India slashes 2015-16 capex on falling crude   Full Article 

Coal Imports

Coal Imports

India coal imports in Feb jump from year ago, but drop m/m  Full Article 

Reuters India Mobile

Reuters India Mobile

Get the latest news on the go. Visit Reuters India on your mobile device  Full Coverage