The National Stock Exchange (NSE) Nifty50 index which closed near 10,835.30 is now opened on a positive note at 10,881.20. Currently, it is trading near 10,816.70, 18.60 points down. (03:23 PM India GMT +5:30)
In its trading session, many stocks hit their fresh 52-week highs and lows on NSE. Even the shares of AstraZeneca Pharma India hit a fresh 52-week high of Rs. 1,979, 6 percent up on the NSE from its previous 52-week high of Rs. 1,960.00.
The MNC pharmaceutical company’s stock has rallied from its recent low of Rs. 1,315 of Dec. 2018. The company had reported a net profit of Rs. 29 crore in the October-December quarter of the financial year 2018-19 against a loss of Rs. 10.35 crore in the same quarter a year ago.