Stocks to watch today: A tepid start is likely for the Indian equity markets amid dull mood overseas. As of 7:10 AM, the SGX Nifty Futures quoted 15,930 levels, down 36-odd points on the Nifty50.
Globally, the US markets edged lower after hotter-than-expected inflation data soared 9.1 per cent, the biggest yearly increase seen since 1981. Dow Jones dropped 0.6 per cent, while the S&P 500 slipped 0.4 per cent and NASDAQ Composite was down 0.1 per cent. Asia-Pacific markets, too, fell in tandem on Thursday morning.
Back home, investors will closely track the wholesale inflation figures for June and corporate earnings.