The market may open higher as most Asian stocks rose.

Iron ore miner, Sesa Goa unveils Q4 results today, 24 April 2012.

TCS announced after market hours on Monday that as per Indian GAAP its consolidated net profit rose 3.3% to Rs 2895 crore on 0.4% rose in revenues to Rs 13259 crore in Q4 March 2012 over Q3 December 2011. As per International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRSs), consolidated net profit rose 1.5% to Rs 2932 crore on 4% rise in revenues to Rs 13260 crore in Q4 March 2012 over Q3 December 2011. The board of directors of the company at its meeting held on 23 April 2012, have recommended a final dividend of Rs 8 and a special dividend of Rs 8 per share.

Key benchmark indices fell for the second straight day on Monday, 23 April 2012 as weak European stocks and lower US index futures hurt sentiment. The BSE Sensex shed 277.16 points or 1.6% to settle at 17,096.68, its lowest closing level since 13 April 2012.

Foreign institutional investors (FIIs) sold shares worth Rs 407.49 crore on Monday, 23 April 2012, as per provisional data from the stock exchanges.

Most Asia markets rose on Tuesday. Key benchmark indices in China, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Singapore, and Taiwan were up by between 0.33% to 0.58%. Key benchmark indices in Japan and A South Korea fell by between 0.12% to 0.37%.

US stocks fell on Monday as political turmoil in Europe cast doubts on the euro zone's ability to push through measures to end its debt crisis and as Wal-Mart sank following a report it stymied a bribery probe.