Market Close: The market witnessed volatility in today’s trading session and ended with marginal gains with Nifty able to hold above 11,900.
At close, the Sensex was up 42.28 points at 40,487.43, while Nifty was up 16 points at 11,937.50. About 1034 shares have advanced, 1431 shares declined, and 169 shares are unchanged.
Axis Bank, BPCL, HDFC, Adani Ports and Maruti Suzuki were among major gainers on the Nifty, while losers were TCS, HCL Technologies, Cipla, L&T and Zee Entertainment.
Among sectors, buying saw in the metal, auto, energy and infra stocks, while IT and FMCG witnessing selling pressure.
News Source: Moneycontrol