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Nifty slips below 12,000; Kotak Mahindra jumps 4%
31-Jan-20   11:20 Hrs IST

Key barometers declined and registered fresh intraday low in mid-morning trade. The Nifty 50 gave up crucial 12,000 mark and traded lower. Sentiment was cautious ahead of the release of the government's Economic Survey later in the day and the Union Budget on Saturday, 1 February.

At 11:20 IST, the S&P BSE Sensex, was down 121.54 points or 0.30% at 40, 792.28. The Nifty 50 index was down 45.6 points or 0.38% at 11,990.20.

Bearish sentiment engulfed broader market. The S&P BSE Mid-Cap index was down 0.41% while the S&P BSE Small-Cap index was down 0.21%.

The market breadth was negative. On the BSE, 782 shares rose and 1138 shares fell. A total of 91 shares were unchanged. In Nifty 50 index, 14 stocks advanced while 36 stocks declined.

Stocks in Spotlight:

Kotak Mahindra Bank surged 4.04% to Rs 1693.85 after the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) in-principle accepted promoters voting rights in the bank to be capped to 20% of paid-up voting equity share capital until 31 March 2020. In an exchange filing made after market hours yesterday, Kotak Mahindra Bank said that the promoters' voting rights in the bank need to be capped at 15% from 1 April 2020. Furthermore, the bank said within six months from the date of final approval of the RBI, the promoters' shareholding in the bank need to be reduced to 26%. As on 31 December, promoters held 29.96% stake in the bank.

State owned NTPC traded 0.57% higher at Rs 114.25. The company said its Unit-1 of 660 MW of Khargone Super Thermal Power Station will commence operations from 1 February 2020. With this, the commercial capacity NTPC and NTPC group will become 48645 MW and 57106 EvlW respectively.

Bharti Airtel rose 0.06%. The telecom major said its name has been removed from the Directorate General of Foreign Trade (DGFT)'s 'Denied Entry List'. DGFT, on Tuesday (28 January), had put Bharti Airtel on its 'Denied Entities List', following the non-fulfillment of export obligations by the telecom company under the Export Promotion Capital Goods (EPCG) scheme. Bharti Airtel on Wednesday (29 January) said it had not applied for any such license since April 2018 as there was no operational need for the same. The company has fulfilled all its export obligations under the past licenses and has applied for closure of these licenses along with necessary documents to the authorities in this regard, it added.

Global Markets:

Most Asian shares declined expectations amid coronavirus fears. The World Health Organization has declared a global health emergency over the the coronavirus outbreak that has killed at least 200 in China.

Meanwhile, China's official manufacturing Purchasing Managers' Index (PMI) for January came in at 50, said China's National Bureau of Statistics.

US stock market closed higher on Thursday, as investors decided to look past fears about the economic impact of the coronavirus epidemic and focus on positive earnings reports.

On economic front, Thursday's data confirmed the Federal Reserve's view that the US expansion was continuing apace. Fourth-quarter gross domestic product grew at a 2.1% annualized pace, matching the 2.1% read in the third quarter, after receiving a significant boost from a temporary decline in imports. US initial jobless claims fell by 7,000 to 216,000 in the week of 25 January.

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