Stock market update: FMCG stocks up as market rises

NEW DELHI: FMCG stocks were trading higher on Thursday at 11:25AM

Vadilal Industries(up 5.85%), Heritage Foods(up 3.09%), Future Consumer(up 2.86%), Jyothy Labs(up 2.79%), Godrej Consumer Products(up 2.23%), Zydus Wellness(up 2.07%), Dangee Dums(up 1.95%), JHS Svendgaard Laboratories(up 1.77%), Emami(up 1.66%) and Prataap Snacks(up 1.55%) were among the top gainers.

Marico(down 2.14%), Bajaj Consumer(down 0.80%), ADF Foods(down 0.19%), P & G Hygiene(down 0.16%) and Mrs Bectors Food Specialities(down 0.15%) were among the top losers.

The NSE Nifty50 index was trading 74.9 points up at 16933.5, while the 30-share BSE Sensex was up 220.52 points at 56818.8 at around 11:25AM.

Hindalco Industries(up 4.3%), Sun Pharmaceutical Industries(up 3.04%), Oil & Natural Gas Corporation(up 2.98%), ITC(up 2.75%), Dr Reddys Laboratories(up 2.32%), Tata Steel(up 2.15%), NTPC(up 1.99%),

Enterprises(up 1.78%), Tata Motors(up 1.77%) and HDFC LIFE INSURANCE(up 1.45%) were among the top gainers in the Nifty pack.
On the other hand, Asian Paints(down 2.8%), Titan Company Ltd(down 1.43%), Tech Mahindra(down 1.01%), Hero MotoCorp(down 0.89%), Bajaj Auto(down 0.79%), Larsen & Toubro(down 0.63%), Tata Consultancy(down 0.48%), Kotak Mahindra Bank(down 0.44%), Wipro(down 0.28%) and Maruti Suzuki(down 0.13%) were trading in the red.

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