Market close: Benchmark indices closed in the green after falling for nine consecutive sessions. Sensex was up 227 points at 37,318.53, while Nifty closed at 11,222, up 73.80 points. About 1223 shares have advanced, 1260 shares have declined, and 132 shares are unchanged.
Sun Pharma, Bharti Airtel, Indiabulls Housing and Vedanta were among top index gainers, while TCS, Tech Mahindra, HCL Technologies and Bajaj Finance were among the top losers on the index.
Except IT that fell over 1 percent, all sectoral indices were trading in the green. PSU Bank is the biggest gainer, surging about 3 percent.
Nifty Midcap 100 was up 80 points at 16737.25, while Nifty Smallcap 100 was at 6,142.80, up 43 points