It’s a strong start to the market on Monday morning, with the Nifty hitting 10,850-mark. The Sensex is up around half a percent.
The Sensex is up 179.58 points or 0.50% at 36142.51, while the Nifty is higher by 46.30 points or 0.43% at 10851.80. The market breadth is positive as 317 shares advanced, against a decline of 110 shares, whereas 48 shares were unchanged.
All sectoral indices are trading in the green, with metals, energy and pharmaceutical indices leading the top gainers’ chart. The Nifty Midcap index is up around one-third of a percent.
Vedanta, Power Grid, and NTPC were the top gainers, while Larsen & Toubro, and Zee Entertainment lost the most.