Market Close: Benchmark indices ended higher on March 26 with Nifty above 14,500 supported by the metal, auto and FMCG stocks.
At close, the Sensex was up 568.38 points or 1.17% at 49,008.50, while the Nifty was up 182.40 points or 1.27% at 14,507.30. About 1633 shares have advanced, 1283 shares declined, and 167 shares are unchanged.
Tata Steel, Bajaj Finserv, Asian Paints, Hindalco Industries and Tata Motors were among the major gainers on the Nifty, while the losers included UPL, Eicher Motors, Power Grid Corp, IndusInd Bank and ITC.
All the sectoral indices ended in the green with Nifty Metal index rose 3.6 percent. BSE midcap and smallcap indices gained over a percent each.
News Source:- Moneycontrol