A consumer confidence index in Germany will fall to 8.6 in September from a revised 8.9 in August
Infosys' chief operating officer UB Pravin Rao reportedly reiterated the company's 7% to 9% dollar revenue growth guidance for the current financial year
Crude oil prices rose ahead of the weekly US oil inventory data from the US government.
European shares edged lower after worse-than-projected German confidence data
High volatility was witnessed in late trade as key indices recovered from lower level soon after trimming intraday gains.
Market edged higher amid expectations that further monetary stimulus in the euro zone could trigger more foreign fund flows to emerging markets.
Nifty rose 0.4% to 7936.05 and Sensex rose 0.44% to 26560.15
Market ends on a firm note on ECB stimulus hopes.
Jindal Saw rose 1.68% after the company entered into a Memorandum of Understanding with SULA Shipping and Logistics to restructure transhipment business of wholly owned subsidiary Jindal ITF
UCO Bank fell 7.73% on reports the government has ordered limited forensic audit into some of the non-performing loan accounts of the bank.
Mangalore Refinery and Petrochemicals rose 1.05% after the company said that Petro Fluidized Catalytie Cracking unit has been successfully commissioned today, 27 August 2014.
MCX rose 1.81% after the company said that Forward Market Commission has approved Kotak Mahindra Bank for buying 15% stake in MCX.
GVK Power & Infrastructure was locked at 5% upper circuit after the company led consortium leased a land parcel in Mumbai for commercial development to Oasis Realty for Rs 580 crore.
DLF fell 4.72% on reports the Supreme Court on Wednesday, 27 August 2014, directed the company to submit Rs 630 crore within three months.
Andhra Sugars turns ex-dividend today, 27 August 2014, for dividend of Rs 5 per share for the year ended 31 March 2014.