Indian share markets have continued to hover close to the dotted line in the post-noon trading session. Most sectoral indices are trading in the negative with IT and realty stocks being the biggest losers.
Banking stocks are trading mixed today, with the gainers being led by Dena Bank and Indian Bank. As per a leading business daily, loan growth in the country has come in at a 4 month high. Bank credit was up by 11.3% at the end of November as compared to the previous year. Reportedly, there are indications of a rise in loans to the infrastructure sector, particularly roads. Further, industrial projects too are said to be taking off at the fastest pace in 3 years.