Stocks in Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG) were trading in positive terrain in afternoon trade on Friday, keeping the FMCG index up. The Nifty FMCG index was trading 0.71 per cent up at 31,377.90 around 2:30 pm.
Dabur India traded up 1.96%, HUL up 1.69%, Godrej Consumer Products up 1.62% and Tata Global Beverages up 1.02% as top moving companies in the FMCG index.
Shares of Procter & Gamble Hygiene, United Spirits, Britannia Industries Godrej Industries, Colgate-Palmolive and ITC Ltd also were in the green trading upto 0.70 percent. On the other hand GlaxoSmithKline, Jubilant Foodworks, Emami and United Breweries were underperformed.
The NSE Nifty50 index was up 32 points at 11,569, while the BSE Sensex was up 89 points at 38,331.