Market close Positive Sensex ends 219 TCS, Nifty above 5,450 Today Market Overview
Indian Stock Markey The 30-share Sensex ended at 18,619.72, up 218.68 points or 1.19 per cent, extending gains to the third session in which the index has rose over 650 points and Nifty gained 62.75 points to end at 5471.80 while the broader markets were flat,continuing upward journey for the second consecutive session on short covering and recovery in rupee.
Bajaj Auto, Cipla, TCS, HDFC, HUL, Asian Paints, HDFC Bank, Ambuja Cements, UltraTech Cement surged between 5.25 to 3 per cent.Grasim, Ranbaxy, Tata Steel, Hindalco, Tata Motors, Sesa Goa, Tata Power, M & M giants like 3 to 1.5 per cent fall.
In International market Asian markets mixed showing trends. The Nikkei fell 0.5 per cent and 0.3 Straits Times. However, Taiwan's index climbed 1.3 per cent . The Shanghai Composite and the Hang Seng is idling.
the rupee against the U.S. dollar has strengthened. 67.71 in early trading after breaking up rupee has climbed to a level of 66. Rupee closed at 66.55 on Thursday