Stock Market Sectors: Stock Market Update: FMCG stocks are rising as the market rises

NEW DELHI: FMCG stocks were trading higher at 10:50 am on Friday

Dangee Dums Ltd. (up 2.34%), Bikaji Foods International Ltd. (up 1.69%), Sheetal Cool Products Ltd. (up 1.43%), Heritage Foods Ltd. (up 1, 37%), Nakoda Group Of Industries Ltd. (up 1.26%), Zydus Wellness Ltd. (up 1.23%), Tasty Bite Eatables Ltd. (up 1.21%), Colgate-Palmolive(India ) Ltd. (up 1.13%), Emami Ltd. (up 1.07%) and Hindustan Unilever Ltd. (up 1.07%).

Future Consumer Ltd. (down 4.17%), ADF Foods Ltd. (down 2.37%), JHS Svendgaard Laboratories Ltd. (down 1.81%), LT Foods Ltd. (down 1.44 %), Dabur India Ltd. (down 0.81%), Parag Milk Foods Ltd. (down 0.77%), Britannia Industries Ltd. (down 0.57%), Godrej Consumer Products Ltd. (down by 0.50%), Hatsun Agro Products Ltd. (down by 0.35%) and Mrs. Bectors Food Specialties Ltd. .(down 0.15%) were among the biggest losers.

The NSE Nifty50 index rose 101.41 points to 22,058.9, while the 30-share BSE Sensex rose 282.73 points to 72,686.9 at around 10:50 am.

Bharat Petroleum Corporation Ltd. (up 3.38%), Hero MotoCorp Ltd. (up 3.3%), NTPC Ltd. (up 2.43%), Asian Paints Ltd. (up 2.07% ), HDFC Life Insurance Company Ltd. (up 2.07%) ), Power Grid Corporation of India Ltd. (up 2.05%), Adani Ports & Special Economic Zone Ltd. (up 1.97%) , ITC Ltd. (up 1.91%), Bajaj Auto Ltd. (up 1.82%) and JSW Steel Ltd. (up 1.74%) were among the top gainers in the Nifty. Meanwhile, Infosys Ltd. (down 1.47%), LTIMindtree Ltd. (down 1.11%), Tata Consultancy Services Ltd. (down 0.89%), Britannia Industries Ltd. (down 0.57 %), Kotak Mahindra Bank Ltd. (down 0.5%), Larsen & Toubro Ltd. (down 0.45%), Grasim Industries Ltd. (down 0.38%), Tech Mahindra Ltd. (down by 0.37%), HCL Technologies Ltd. (down 0.37%) and Wipro Ltd. (down 0.2%) were trading in the red.