Market pares gains, Nifty tests 10,850 level; ONGC, ITC under pressure
Updated : September 18, 2019 01:18 PM IST
Indian markets pared gains on Wednesday afternoon session led by the losses in Maruti Suzuki, HDFC Bank and ITC. FMCG and IT indices were trading lower while others continued to remain in green.
At 12:30 pm, the BSE Sensex was trading at 36,620.53, up 139.44 points, or 0.38 percent, and the Nifty was trading at 10,855.90, up 38.30 points, or 0.35 percent.
Tata Steel, JSW Steel, Vedanta and Bajaj twins (Bajaj Finserv and Bajaj Finance) were the top gainers, while Britannia, ONGC, Coal India, Bharti Airtel and UPL were the major laggards.