MARKET LIVE: Sensex gains 100 points, Nifty tops 15,750; Cipla up 2%
The S&P BSE Sensex gained 100 points at 52,650 levels the broader Nifty50 index topped the 15,750-mark. Maruti Suzuki, Titan, Tata Steel were the top Sensex gainers.
All the Nifty sectoral indices, barring Nifty Realty, traded in the green, led by Nifty Metal index, up 0.75 per cent.
In the broader markets, the S&P BSE MidCap SmallCap indices traded 0.2 per cent and 0.5 per cent higher, respectively.
More than 900 companies, including SpiceJet, Vodafone Idea, Dish TV India, IRCON International, Sadbhav Engineering, among others are scheduled to release their quarterly earnings on Wednesday.
Analysts expect Vodafone Idea’s losses to narrow during the quarter under review, even though subscriber losses zero IUC regime may dent the top-line.