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( 30 Jun 2020)
Pre-Session: Higher opening on cards for Sensex, Nifty today

Domestic bourses are expected to start the day in green on Tuesday mirroring the trend in the indices elsewhere. The announcement of 'Unlock 2' phase of the reopening of the economy might aid the positive sentiment while the increasing Covid-19 infection tally, which has exceeded 5.67 lakh, may cap the gains.

Investors will await Prime Minister Narendra Modi's address at 4 PM today in which he is expected to speak on the 'Unlock 2' phase as well as the government's decision to ban 59 Chinese mobile apps amid border tensions with China.

A total of 596 companies including, Vodafone Idea, ONGC, and Sail, are scheduled to announce their March quarter earnings today.

On Monday, the 30-share benchmark index ended at 34961.52 down by -209.75 points or by -0.6 % and then NSE Nifty was at 10312.4 down by -70.6 points or by -0.68 %.

On the global front, Wall Street stocks closed higher overnight as the sentiment boost from upbeat US housing data outweighed the threat of rising Covid-19 infections. The Dow Jones rose 2.3 per cent, the S&P 500 gained 1.47 per cent, and the Nasdaq Composite added 1.2 per cent.

Meanwhile, Asian markets followed Wall Street’s firm lead. Australian ASX 200 index rose 1.6 per cent while Japan’s Nikkei gained 1.8 per cent.

Back home, Top traded Volumes on NSE Nifty – ITC Ltd. 91504651.00, State Bank of India 50967079.00, Tata Motors Ltd. 43275076.00, Axis Bank Ltd. 36320111.00, ICICI Bank Ltd. 27385252.00,

On NSE, total number of shares traded was 32.45 Crore and total turnover stood at Rs. 49139.41 Crore.

On NSE Future and Options, total number of contracts traded in index futures was 534399 with a total turnover of Rs. 33534.97 Crore. Along with this total number of contracts traded in stock futures were 711163 with a total turnover of Rs. 45385.47 Crore. Total numbers of contracts for index options were 14164949 with a total turnover of Rs. 835166.72 Crore. and total numbers of contracts for stock options were 621016 with a total turnover of Rs. 42116.79 Crore.

The FIIs on 29/06/2020 stood as net buyer in equity and debt. Gross equity purchased stood at Rs. 4749.26 Crore and gross debt purchased stood at Rs. 1550.02 Crore, while the gross equity sold stood at Rs. 5707.12 Crore and gross debt sold stood at Rs. 1346.64 Crore. Therefore, the net investment of equity and debt reported were Rs. -957.86 Crore and Rs. 203.38