February 18, 2013 / 3:22 AM / 5 years ago

MARKET EYE-SGX Nifty flat; Oil stocks in focus

* Nifty futures on the Singapore Exchange was up 0.05
percent. The MSCI-Asia Pacific index excluding Japan
 was down 0.2 percent. 
* Japanese shares rallied and the yen fell on Monday after Tokyo
escaped direct criticism from its G20 peers on its aggressive
reflationary plans that have weakened the currency.
 
* Foreign investors bought 2.47 billion rupees of stocks, while
domestic institutions sold 2.45 billion rupees of stocks on
Friday, when the BSE index fell 0.15 percent.
* India's three state-run fuel retailers- Indian Oil Corp
, Bharat Petroleum Corp and Hindustan
Petroleum Corp increased prices of petrol by 1.50
rupees per litre excluding local taxes, and diesel by 0.50
rupees per litre from Saturday. 

 (manoj.dharra@thomsonreuters.com;
manoj.dharra.thomsonreuters.com@reuters.net)

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