Domestic bourses continued to trade flat with positive bias amid volatility. Buying was seen in index heavyweights including HDFC Bank Ltd, Bharti Airtel Ltd, Larsen & Toubro Ltd.UltraTech Cement Ltd. and NTPC Ltd among others.

At 14:40 hours, the 30-share benchmark index was trading at 75445.95 up by 27.91 points or by 0.04 % and then NSE Nifty was at 23009.9 up by 42.25 points or by 0.18 %.

Sensex touched intraday high of 75636.5 and intraday low of 75244.22 The NSE Nifty touched intraday high of 23026.4 and intraday low of 22908

The top gainers of the BSE Sensex pack were HDFC Bank Ltd. (Rs. 1517.15,+1.67%), Bharti Airtel Ltd. (Rs. 1393.70,+1.44%), Larsen & Toubro Ltd. (Rs. 3632.85,+1.30%), UltraTech Cement Ltd. (Rs. 10255.00,+0.89%), NTPC Ltd. (Rs. 374.90,+0.70%), among others.

The top losers of the BSE Sensex pack were Tata Consultancy Services Ltd. (Rs. 3851.40,-1.12%), ITC Ltd. (Rs. 436.70,-1.02%), Asian Paints Ltd. (Rs. 2875.40,-0.93%), Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd. (Rs. 1325.35,-0.92%), JSW Steel Ltd. (Rs. 911.45,-0.66%), among others.

CGS index was at 70420.95 up by 933.53 points or by 1.34%. Finolex Cables Ltd. (Rs. 1299.65,+13.53%), Timken India Ltd. (Rs. 4237.10,+9.76%), Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd. (Rs. 5206.10,+5.18%), Bharat Forge Ltd. (Rs. 1570.90,+5.18%), Bharat Electronics Ltd. (Rs. 297.95,+3.31%),.

FMCG index was at 19969.93 down by -128.74 points or by -0.64%. Dodla Dairy Ltd. (Rs. 885.20,-3.09%), Gulshan Polyols Ltd. (Rs. 188.05,-2.84%), LT Foods Ltd. (Rs. 205.80,-2.51%), Avanti Feeds Ltd. (Rs. 522.95,-2.20%), Radico Khaitan Ltd. (Rs. 1652.10,-2.11%),.

The Market breadth, indicating the overall strength of the market, was weak. On BSE out of total shares traded 4158 , shares advanced were 1783 while 2223 shares declined and 152 were unchanged.