Market Close: Benchmark indices rose 0.5 percent and ended near the day’s high levels amid buying seen in the IT and realty stocks.
At close, the Sensex was up 379.99 points or 0.75% at 51,017.52, and the Nifty was up 93.00 points or 0.61% at 15,301.50. About 1913 shares have advanced, 1146 shares declined, and 140 shares are unchanged.
Bajaj Finserv, Infosys, Bajaj Finance, Grasim Industries and UPL were among the top gainers on the Nifty, while losers included Power Grid Corp, JSW Steel, Hindalco Industries, Tata Steel and NTPC.
Among sectors, energy and metal indices shed 1-2 percent, while IT, realty indices rose 2 percent each. BSE Midcap index ended flat, while smallcap index rose 0.7 percent.
News Source:- Moneycntrol