Among sectors, except pharma, IT and auto, other indices ended in the green. BSE Midcap and Smallcap indices gained 0.5 percent each.
Prabhudas Lilladher has upgraded D-Mart to 'buy' with a target price of Rs 2,316.
ICICI Bank jumped 4 percent and is the top index gainer followed by Axis Bank, Federal Bank, State Bank of India, RBL Bank and IndusInd Bank.
Angel Broking is bullish on the company considering that it is a scalable business model, which can grow without capital infusion.
The share price jumped 129 percent in the last one year.
The Directorate General of Foreign Trade has put AC imports with refrigerants under the prohibited list.
The share price added 18 percent in the last one year.
Asset quality has seen improvement with gross non-performing assets (NPA) falling 12bps sequentially to 2.84 percent in Q2FY21, while net NPA declined 23 bps QoQ to 0.99 percent at the end of September quarter.
The orders are expected to be commissioned by March 2021.
Consolidated revenue grew 4.5 percent to Rs 4,477.18 crore during the reported quarter from Rs 4,282.3 crore in the year-ago period, it said in a BSE filing.
The company reported an 18.4 percent year-on-year growth in profit at Rs 7,513.11 crore for the September quarter.
Avenue Supermarts, Dr Reddy's Labs, IndusInd Bank, Cadila Healthcare, Prestige Estates Projects, Sadbhav Infrastructure Project, Likhitha Infrastructure, Infosys, Suzlon Energy, NLC India are also among the stocks in focus today
Experts say the market will likely remain rangebound till the US presidential elections in the first week of November and the focus will be on second-quarter earnings season, COVID-19 updates and global cues.
Sanitaryware manufacturer HSIL has acquired 5.5 lakh equity shares of its own (representing 0.76 percent of the total paid-up equity) at Rs 72.08 per share on the NSE.
Except IT, all other sectoral indices, ended higher led by metal, bank and pharma. BSE Midcap and Smallcap indices rose 1 percent each.
The company's consolidated net profit came in at Rs 22.5 crore against loss of Rs 4.3 crore (YoY). Consolidated revenue came in at Rs 201.1 crore against Rs 91.2 crore (YoY).
The brokerage feels the ban by DGFT will impact the complete AC units, which is around 28-30 percent of AC imports volumes.
Net profit of the company zoomed 720 percent to Rs 7.38 crore in the quarter ended September 2020 as against Rs 0.90 crore during the previous quarter ended September 2019.
The company will announce its audited results for the second quarter ended September, 2020 on October 23.
The company has signed 15 transformational deals in the quarter ended September 2020.
The Hyderabad-based company had posted a net profit of Rs 98.5 crore in the year-ago period, it said in a regulatory filing. Its revenue decreased 13.4 percent to Rs 1,003.3 crore for the period under review as against Rs 1,158.9 crore in the year-ago.
The company board declared an interim dividend of Rs 7.50 per equity share (75 percent) of par value of Rs 10 each.
Dhanuka Agritech, Cyient, South Indian Bank, AstraZeneca Pharma, CreditAccess Grameen, are also among the stocks in focus today.
All the sectoral indices ended in the red. BSE Midcap and Smallcap indices fell over 1 percent each.
The share touched its 52-week high Rs 1,605.45 and 52-week low Rs 675.80 on 14 October, 2020 and 14 November, 2019, respectively.