Tuesday saw Indian equities indices maintain their early gains after a strong start, following the upward trends in international markets. The main indices rose thanks to gains in the financial, IT, and auto sectors, although the surge was restrained by declines in the metal stocks sector.
At 10:55 IST, the S&P BSE Sensex reversed its decline and is now trading in the green, up 141 points to a level of 61,083. Only 25 points were lost, and the S&P BSE Mid-Cap is now at a level of 25,088. The Small-Cap index also decreased by just 6 points, trading at a level of 28,538.
The Nifty 50 index also gained 39 points and is currently trading at a level of 18,158. In a similar vein, the Bank Nifty is currently up 41 points and trading at a level of 42,862.
On January 23, domestic institutional investors (DIIs) proved to be the net buyers of shares worth 434.96 crore and foreign portfolio investors (FPIs) the net sellers of shares worth Rs 219.87 crore.
The list of penny stocks that were trapped in the upper circuit on Tuesday is shown below. For the following sessions, pay particular attention to these counters: