Market Close: Benchmark indices ended on positive note on March 19 supported by the buying across the sectors.
At close, the Sensex was up 641.72 points or 1.30% at 49,858.24, and the Nifty was up 186.10 points or 1.28% at 14,744. About 1461 shares have advanced, 1418 shares declined, and 200 shares are unchanged.
NTPC, HUL, JSW Steel, Power Grid Corp and UPL were among major gainers on the Nifty, while losers were L&T, Coal India, Tech Mahindra, Bajaj Auto and Titan Company.
All the sectoral indices ended in the green with Nifty Energy index rose 3 percent. BSE Midcap and Smallcap indices added 0.4-1.3 percent.
News Source:- Moneycontrol