Sun TV, Piramal Enterprises, Motherson Sumi among 10 stocks that made news today – Financial Express

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Stocks that made news today Sun TV shares ended 9.76 per cent up at Rs 431.65 after various exit polls showed that DMK is set to regain power in Tamil Nadu Assembly Elections.

The benchmark BSE Sensex and the NSE Nifty ended in positive terrain on Tuesday on firm global cues. Brokers said sentiment remained positive following exit polls at the end of polling in Assam, West Bengal, Tamil Nadu, Kerala and Union Territory of Puducherry showed BJP winning Assam elections for the first time. Sensex climbed 120.38 points to close at 25,773.61, while NSE Nifty jumped 30 points to 7,890.75. Click here for more market updates

Below are the 10 stocks that are in focus today

Sun TV: Shares of the company ended 9.76 per cent up at Rs 431.65 after various exit polls showed that DMK is set to regain power in Tamil Nadu Assembly Elections.

Piramal Enterprises: Stocks of the company ended 5.05 per cent up at Rs 1335.95 after it reported robust 89 per cent rise in its consolidated net profit figures at Rs 180.24 crore for the quarter ended March 2016. The company had posted Rs 95.40 crore in the same quarter last year.

Motherson Sumi Systems: Stocks of the company ended 8.36 per cent up at Rs 290.45 after the company reported 21.65 per cent rise in its consolidated net profit figures at Rs 413.72 crore for the quarter ended March 2016 against Rs 340.10 crore in the same quarter last year.

Tata Coffee: Shares of the company ended 3.26 per cent down at Rs 89 posted a 12.55 per cent fall in consolidated net profit in fourth quarter of 2015-16 fiscal.

Oil marketing companies: Oil marketing companies were trading higher after they hiked petrol and diesel price last night. BPCL, HPCL and IOC were trading up by 1.34 per cent, 1.02 per cent and 0.94 per cent, respectively (9.22 am).

Tata Coffee: Stocks of the company were trading 2.17 per cent down at Rs 90 (9.18 am) after it on Monday posted 12.55 per cent fall in consolidated net profit to Rs 34.47 crore in fourth quarter of the 2015-16 fiscal due to higher expenses.

Strides Shasun: Stocks of the company closed 2.69 per cent down at Rs 1160.45  after it reported a consolidated net profit at Rs 96.22 crore for the fourth quarter ended March 31, 2016 on account of robust sales.

Sobha Developers: Stocks of the company ended 0.73 per cent up at Rs 305.45 after it informed bourses that it will consider a proposal for buyback of equity shares of the company at their meeting scheduled on May 19, 2016.

Triveni Engineering and Industries: Stocks of the sugar company ended 7.18 per cent down at Rs 53.65 after it reported consolidated net profit of Rs 44.14 crore for the quarter ended March on higher sales and lower expenditure.

JK Tyres & Industries: Stocks of the company closed 1.96 per cent up at Rs 85.70 after it posted 10.2 per cent increase in consolidated net profit at Rs 116.77 crore for the March quarter on the back of enhanced internal efficiencies and product mix.