** Shares of MindTree Ltd, Larsen & Toubro Infotech Ltd and Hexaware Technologies Ltd fall between 4.3 pct and 11.5 pct
** Jefferies remains cautious on telecom sector as it expects competitive intensity to remain high as fight for market share continues
July 18 Indian shares ended lower on Wednesday, paring gains from earlier in the session, after the opposition parties tabled a no-confidence motion against Prime Minister Narendra Modi's government.
** Shares of HT Media Ltd fall as much as 16.3 pct to 60.15 rupees in afternoon trade
** Shares of Idea Cellular Ltd fall as much as 7.9 pct to 48.3 rupees, lowest since November 2009
July 18 Indian shares erased early gains on Wednesday, with the benchmark BSE index falling from a record high, as the opposition parties tabled a no-confidence motion against Prime Minister Narendra Modi's government.
** CLSA says India's biggest cigarette maker ITC Ltd's success in FMCG business is limited, and meaningful profit from the business is still some time away
** Shares of state-owned Oil and Natural Gas Corp Ltd rise as much as 4.8 pct to 163.7 rupees, their highest since June 21
** Bajaj Finance Ltd, India's largest consumer finance company by market-cap, rises as much as 2.02 pct to a record high of 2,519 rupees
** Indian state-run lenders surged in early trading, with the Nifty PSU bank index gaining as much as 1.5 pct
All Indian Indices
|.BSESN||S&P BSE Sensex||11:39am IST||36,435.98||+62.54||+0.17%|
|.BSEOIL||BSE Oil & Gas||11:37am IST||14,473.86||+11.55||+0.08%|
|.BSEMET||BSE Metals||11:37am IST||11,969.76||+112.49||+0.95%|
|.BSECG||BSE Capital Goods||11:37am IST||17,607.03||-42.15||-0.24%|
|.BSEBANK||BSE Banking||11:37am IST||29,845.36||+124.35||+0.42%|
|.BSEREAL||BSE Realty||11:37am IST||1,961.23||-1.57||-0.08%|
|.BSEAUTO||BSE Auto||11:37am IST||24,259.26||+121.81||+0.50%|
|.BSEPOWER||BSE Power||11:37am IST||1,901.90||+5.51||+0.29%|
TOKYO SoftBank Group Corp Chief Executive Masayoshi Son slammed on Thursday the Japanese government's ride-sharing ban and said the country had fallen behind overseas rivals in areas such as artificial intelligence and fintech.