Indian stocks to watch today: Wipro, Reliance Industries, Jet Airways, more

Written by Reuters | Mumbai | Updated: Apr 21 2014, 14:59pm hrs
BSE SensexWipro shares will be in focus after the company posts forecast-beating quarterly profit on Thursday.
The newsmaker stocks to watch on Monday include Wipro, Reliance Industries (RIL), Jet Air

Jet Airways, Voltas and Glenmark.

WORLD MARKET

* Nifty futures traded on the Singapore Exchange are up 0.01 percent, while the MSCI-Asia Pacific excluding Japan index is down 0.13 percent.

* Asian stock markets started the week on a subdued note on Monday as tensions in Ukraine kept investors cautious amid the absence of catalysts as several markets remained closed for Easter holiday.

* U.S. stocks ended a holiday-shortened week with mostly modest gains on Thursday, though the S&P 500 notched its biggest weekly advance since July as Morgan Stanley and General Electric rallied after strong results.

INDIAN STOCKS TO WATCH

* Indian IT outsourcing firm Wipro upbeat on growth prospects

* Reliance Industries Q4 sales rise, refining margin narrows

* Glenmark pulls 2,900 bottles of ulcer drug in U.S.

* Bajaj Auto says union at Chakan plant plans work stoppage

* Singapore bourse clears listing of L&T business trust

* Jet Airways sacks 40 employees in Delhi; more layoffs expected

* Voltas topples South Korean cos in consumer electronics; grabs No. 1 spot

* Telcos might gain as DoT recalculates spectrum fee

* Teva willing to post bond to suspend decision on Copaxone

* Tilaknagar says not keen on outright sale to ABD

* India may sign transfer pricing pacts with Japan, UK

KEY EVENTS/FACTORS TO WATCH

* Results of Hindustan Zinc

* Supreme Court to resume hearing an appeal for the release of Sahara conglomerate's chief Subrata Roy