Top stock movers — Future Retail, Infosys, Adani Green, TCS, Tech Mahindra, Strides Pharma, Bajaj Hindusthan Sugar, ICICI Bank, Cipla and more

Indian stock market index Sensex jumped over 200 points in early trade on Tuesday tracking cues from global markets and sustained foreign fund inflow.

The 30-share BSE index was trading 0.55% higher, while the Nifty50 rose 60.30 points.

These were the top losers and gainers in the Nifty pack:
Top Nifty GainersTop Nifty Losers
CiplaTech Mahindra
Sun PharmaHCL Tech
ICICI BankWipro
GrasimEicher Motors
*as of September 15, 9:50 am

Strides Pharma shares gain 3%

The drug major Strides Pharma Science said it would invest ₹135 crore over the next two years to acquire around 54% stake in SteriScience Pharma Pvt Ltd.

This will make SteriScience the company’s dedicated arm for the global sterile injectables business, Strides Pharma Science said in a filing to the BSE.


Future Retail shares dip 2% in early trading hours

The shares of Future Retail lost nearly 2% a day after it reported a net loss of ₹242.2 crore for the quarter ended June 30. The company’s overall revenue was down 88.6% to ₹ 163.2 crore compared to the same period last year.

Ugar Sugar Works, Balrampur Chini, Dhampur Sugar, Bajaj Hindusthan Sugar and other sugar stocks rally

Ugar Sugar Works, Balrampur Chini, Dhampur Sugar, Bajaj Hindusthan Sugar and other sugar stocks gained after subsidy rules on sugar export were eased. The sugar-making companies will now get 180 days to claim the subsidy instead of 90 days.


ICICI Bank shares advance 2%

The shares of ICICI Bank advanced 2% after the company told investors that the RBI had exempted it from provisions of the Banking Regulation Act 1949 relating to its investments in its insurance companies.

A government notification exempts ICICI Bank from cutting stake to 30% in ICICI Lombard General Insurance and ICICI Prudential Life Insurance, for a period of three years.

Adani Green crosses ₹1 trillion market capitalisation

Adani Green shares were locked in a 5% upper circuit after touching an all time high of ₹670.65 on the BSE. With this Adani Green also became the first Adani Group subsidiary to cross ₹1 trillion market capitalisation.

Infosys shares advanced 5%

The shares of tech giant Infosys advanced 5%, adding to gains from yesterday. On Monday, the company said it would acquire Czech Republic-based GuideVision for up to €30 million ( ₹260.4 crore).

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