Stock market update: Fertilisers stocks up as market rises

NEW DELHI: Fertilisers stocks were trading higher on Monday at 11:21AM

Khaitan Chemicals & Fertilizers(up 4.99%), G S F C(up 4.13%), Gujarat Narmada Valley Fertilizers (up 3.81%), National Fertilizer(up 3.00%), Rashtriya Chemicals & Fertilizers(up 2.66%), Agro Phos(up 2.24%), Madras Fertlizers(up 1.97%), KRISHANA(up 1.93%), Deepak Fertilizers & Petrochemicals(up 1.59%) and Southern Petrochemicals Industries(up 1.23%) were among the top gainers.

Chambal Fertilisers & Chemicals(down 0.54%), Nagarjuna Fertilizers & Chem(down 0.45%), ZUARIAGRO(down 0.27%) and Mangalore Chemicals & Fertilizers(down 0.07%) were among the top losers.

The NSE Nifty50 index was trading 193.15 points up at 17725.2, while the 30-share BSE Sensex was up 696.45 points at 59462.03 at around 11:21AM.

Divis Laboratories(up 7.65%), Mahindra & Mahindra(up 2.61%), Bajaj Finserv(up 2.57%), Bajaj Finance(up 2.45%), NTPC(up 2.32%), Tata Motors(up 2.1%), Dr Reddys Laboratories(up 1.86%), Reliance Industries(up 1.78%), HDFC(up 1.65%) and SBI Life(up 1.43%) were among the top gainers in the Nifty pack.

On the other hand, UPL Ltd(down 2.24%), Grasim Industries(down 2.08%), Indian Oil Corporation(down 0.71%), Tata Steel(down 0.31%), Eicher Motors(down 0.3%), JSW Steel(down 0.26%), Cipla(down 0.11%) and Power Grid Corporation of India(down 0.1%) were trading in the red.