Paytm shares recover for 2 straight sessions, rise over 16%

Shares of One97 Communications, Paytm’s parent firm, recovered sharply for the second straight session after falling sharply for the first two days. Paytm shares were trading nearly 16 per cent higher on the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) at above Rs 1,700 apiece at 12:50 pm. On the NSE, too, the shares of the leading…

Sensex, Nifty open higher as auto and banking stocks gain

Indian shares opened higher on Monday, hovering near record highs and advancing for the third straight session, helped by gains in auto and bank stocks. The blue-chip NSE Nifty 50 index rose 0.41% to 17,926.85 by 9:15 am, and the benchmark S&P BSE Sensex was up 0.45% at 60,321.52. Indian shares have outperformed…