Stocks to watch on Tuesday, August 2, 2022
- Sensex rose 545.25 points, 0.95%, to 58,115.50 while the Nifty was up by 181.80 points, 1.06%, to 17,340.05
- There were 24 stocks advancing against 6 declining stocks on the Sensex
- There were 38 stocks advancing against 11 stocks declining on the Nifty
The Sensex rose 545.25 points, 0.95%, to 58,115.50 while the Nifty was up by 181.80 points, 1.06%, to 17,340.05 at close of trading on Monday.
The Sensex moved in a high and low band of 58,170.67 and 57,540.36. There were 24 stocks advancing against 6 declining stocks on the index.
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The Nifty traded in a range of 17,356.25 and 17,154.80. There were 38 stocks advancing against 11 stocks declining on the index, while 1 stock remain unchanged on the index.
The broader indices ended in green with the BSE mid-cap index increasing 1.51%, while small-cap index was up by 1.47%. On the sectoral front, Power was up by 3.43%, Utilities up by 3.38%, Auto up by 3.23%, Telecom up by 2.49% and Industrials up by 2.31%, while there were no losing sectoral indices on the BSE.
The top gainers on the Sensex were Mahindra & Mahindra up by 6.15%, Reliance Industries up by 2.64%, Maruti Suzuki up by 2.64%, Kotak Mahindra Bank up by 2.42% and Bharti Airtel up by 2.40%. On the flip side, Sun Pharma down by 2.65%, Hindustan Unilever down by 1.45%, Indusind Bank down by 0.40%, Nestle down by 0.35% and Asian Paints down by 0.26% were the top losers.
The top gainers on Nifty were Tata Motors up by 6.77%, Mahindra & Mahindra up by 6.02%, Adani Ports & SEZ up by 4.88%, Bharti Airtel up by 3.27% and ONGC up by 3.02%. On the flip side, Sun Pharma down by 2.86%, HDFC Life Insurance down by 1.89%, Hindustan Unilever down by 1.53%, Britannia Industries down by 1.01% and Divi's Lab down by 0.90% were the top losers.
Adani Enterprises Limited, Adani Transmission Limited, AIA Engineering Limited, Akshar Spintex Limited and ANDHRA PAPER LIMITED have hit a 52-week high on Monday.
ARSS Infrastructure Projects Limited, DCM Limited, DRC Systems India Limited, ICICI Prudential Nifty 5 Yr Benchmark G-SEC ETF and NAVA Limited touched a 52-week low on Monday.
Tata Motors Limited (TATAMOTORS), Reliance Industries Limited (RELIANCE), Mahindra & Mahindra Limited (M&M), Tata Steel Limited (TATASTEEL) and HDFC Bank Limited (HDFCBANK) were the most active equities on NSE.
UTI S&P BSE Sensex ETF, Eveready Industries India Limited, Anmol India Limited, Nilkamal Limited and Agarwal Industrial Corporation Limited were the top volume gainers.
3P Land Holdings Limited (3PLAND), 63 Moons Technologies Limited (63MOONS), A2Z Infra Engineering Limited (A2ZINFRA), Adroit Infotech Limited (ADROITINFO) and Agro Phos India Limited (AGROPHOS) hit the upper price band.
21st Century Management Services Limited (21STCENMGM), Akash Infra-Projects Limited (AKASH), Andhra Cements Limited (ANDHRACEMT), Antarctica Limited (ANTGRAPHIC) and Arshiya Limited (ARSHIYA) hit the lower price band. There were 135 securities that hit the upper band while 70 hit the lower band on August 1, 2022.