** Shares of Gateway Distriparks Ltd surged 19.98 pct to 199.10 rupees, their biggest ever daily pct gain
May 25 Indian shares rose on Friday with IT stocks such as Infosys Ltd and Tata Consultancy Services Ltd extending gains for a second day as the rupee hovered near a 16-month low against the dollar.
** United Breweries Ltd's shares jump as much as 7.6 pct to a record of 1,570 rupees
** Shares of Pidilite Industries Ltd jump as much as 5.25 pct to 1,137 rupees, its highest ever
** Shares of GAIL (India) Ltd rise as much as 3.7 pct to 321.1 rupees, biggest intraday pct gain since May 7
** Shares of United Spirits Ltd rise as much as 7.1 pct to 3,340.95 rupees, highest in a fortnight
** Shares of Multi Commodity Exchange of India (MCX) rise as much as 8 pct to 775 rupees, their biggest daily pct gain in over 2 mths
May 24 Indian shares ended higher on Thursday as IT stocks such as Infosys Ltd and Tata Consultancy Services Ltd (TCS) gained on the back of a weaker rupee.
** Shares of construction co NCC Ltd rise as much as 9.6 pct to 115.4 rupees, highest since May 15
All Indian Indices
|.BSESN||S&P BSE Sensex||23 May 2018||34,344.91||-306.33||-0.88%|
|.NSEI||NIFTY50||23 May 2018||10,430.35||-106.35||-1.01%|
|.BSEOIL||BSE Oil & Gas||23 May 2018||13,762.40||-491.72||-3.45%|
|.BSEMET||BSE Metals||23 May 2018||13,076.64||-534.27||-3.93%|
|.BSECG||BSE Capital Goods||23 May 2018||18,430.79||+10.54||+0.06%|
|.BSEBANK||BSE Banking||23 May 2018||28,834.91||-89.03||-0.31%|
|.BSEREAL||BSE Realty||23 May 2018||2,222.21||-28.31||-1.26%|
|.BSEAUTO||BSE Auto||23 May 2018||24,164.80||-130.31||-0.54%|
|.BSEPOWER||BSE Power||23 May 2018||2,084.92||-1.77||-0.08%|
NEW DELHI London-listed Vedanta Resources hopes to restart its copper smelter in a city in Tamil Nadu and still wants to double its capacity despite protests demanding its closure that killed 13 people this week, a company executive told Reuters on Friday.