Sensex ends 103 points higher; Tata Motors gains 3%

The BSE Sensex gauge had lost 261.04 points in the previous two sessions

Indian shares edged up on Tuesday, aided by a surge in ICICI Bank on hopes of improvement in the private-sector lender's asset quality after it announced March-quarter results post market hours on Monday.

Gains were led by banking and real estate stocks, however upside in the markets was limited due to selloff witnessed in IT, auto and capital goods stocks.

The 50-share NSE Nifty too moved in a wide range on hectic selling and buying and finally closed 23.90 points, or 0.22 per cent, higher at 10,741.70.

Brent crude futures hit a three-and-a-half-year high after US President Donald Trump pulled out of an global nuclear deal with Iran.

In Europe, Paris CAC declined 0.42 per cent, while Frankfurt's DAX traded lower by 0.44 per cent in early deals. At 9.34 a.m, the Sensex was trading up 4.98 points or 0.01% at 35,221.30 with 16 components gaining.

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After months of negotiation, they settled on a $ 52 billion acquisition , where Disney would acquire most of Fox's assets. On Monday, Reuters reported that Comcast (cmcsa) is getting its ducks in a row to scupper the deal, one way or another.

Shares of graphite electrode player HEG surged over 8 per cent after the company on Tuesday posted a net profit of Rs 634.01 crore for the March quarter against a net loss of Rs 3.42 crore in the same period previous year.

Among Nifty50 stocks, Tata Motors was the top gainer in Nifty, up 2.95 per cent followed by Titan Company and TCS, which rose 1.82 per cent and 1.40 per cent respectively. The S&P BSE Small-Cap index inched up 0.10 per cent while the mid-cap index shed 0.10 per cent.

ICICI Bank had on Monday reported that its net profit for January-March nearly halved to Rs 1,020 crore.

In the broader market, the BSE Midcap was marginally lower by 0.36%, while the BSE Smallcap was marginally up by 0.20%.

Among Asian peers, Shanghai SE Composite Index and Nikkei 225 closed in the red, while Hang Seng remained in the green.

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