Also, Hero MotoCorp is trading at its day's high in the BSE Auto index.
The S&P BSE Sensex is trading at 27495.43, up by 119.85 points, while NSE Nifty is trading at 8516.40, up 40.60 points. A total of 59 stocks registered a fresh 52-week high in trade today, while 7 stocks touched a new 52-week low on the NSE.
The BSE Mid-cap Index is trading up 0.32% at 12807.64, whereas BSE Small-cap Index is trading up 0.67% at 13016.67.
Some buying activity is seen in Consumer Durables, Bankex, Metal, Capital Goods, Auto indices while Information Technology, Telecom and Utilities indices are showing weakness on BSE.
Zeel, Tata Steel, HDFC, Tata Power, Axis Bank, Yes Bank, Hindalco, Adani Ports are among the gainers, whereas Idea, Bharti Airtel, Tech Mahindra, Wipro, Reliance, Infosys, Auro Pharma are losing sheen on NSE.
The INDIA VIX is down by 3.34% at 14.78.