Market Close: Indian indices ended higher for second consecutive day but off day’s high on August 9 with Nifty holding above 11,100 level.
At close, Sensex was up 254.55 points at 37,581.91, while Nifty was up 77.20 points at 11,109.70. About 1521 shares have advanced, 952 shares declined, and 151 shares are unchanged.
Indiabulls Housing, Eicher Motors, Maruti Suzuki, Bajaj Finserv and Titan Company were among major gainers on the Nifty, while losers were Yes Bank, Cipla, Hindalco Industries, Tech Mahindra and Coal India.
Among sectors, IT, metal, PSU bank and pharma witnessed selling pressure, while buying seen in the auto, FMCG and energy sectors.
News Source: Moneycontrol