Bharti Infratel is up by over 5% and is contributing heavily to the BSE Telecom index gains and pushing the index in green.
Thomas Cook is sizzling on bourses on Friday and is up by nearly 8%. The stock is witnessing good volume surge at 1.80 times its daily average.
The S&P BSE Sensex is trading at 28,736 down 103 points, while NSE Nifty is trading at 8,867 down 32 points. A total of 15 stocks registered a fresh 52-week high in trade today, while 14 stocks touched a new 52-week low on the NSE.
The BSE Mid-cap Index is trading down 0.2% at 13342, whereas BSE Small-cap Index is trading down 0.04% at 13568.
Some buying activity is seen in Healthcare, Telecom, Utilities and Realty indices while, FMCG, Finance, IT and Auto indices are showing weakness on BSE.
Bharti Infratel, Reliance, Grasim, Hindalco, Gail, Tata Power and Idea are among the gainers, whereas ITC, HDFC, BPCL, Bosch and IndusInd bank are losing on the NSE.
The INDIA VIX is up 0.7% at 13.