Stock market live updates: The key benchmark indices extended losses as the day progressed and weakness spread to other counters. FMCG, IT and select index heavyweights like Reliance Industries and Larsen & Toubro weighed.
The key indices are choppy in trade, in line with global markets ahead of key macro-economic data. The US is slated to release its April inflation numbers later today, while China’s factory and consumer prices for the month have come above estimates.
China’s consumer price index (CPI) for April grew 0.4 per cent month-on-month compared to 0.6 per cent in March due to Covid-19 induced supply disruptions.
Meanwhile, Hang Seng and Shanghai Composite indices were up 1.9 per cent and 1.6 per cent, respectively.
Delhivery IPO opens
The Rs 5,235 crore initial public offer of Delhivery has opened for subscription today and will close on Friday, May 13. The IPO is the second biggest for Dalal Street in calendar year 2022 (CY22) after state-owned Life Insurance Corporation of India’s (LIC’s) Rs 21,000 crore offer that ended recently.
The Delhivery IPO consists of a fresh issue of shares worth Rs 4,000 crore, and an offer-for-sale of Rs 1,235 crore. The price band of the issue is set at Rs 462-487 a share. Should you subscribe to Delhivery IPO? READ ABOUT IT HERE