Monday, 5 December 2016
Nifty regains 8,100, Sensex ends 118 points higher, ahead of RBI policy
Market today closed with Benchmark Indices paring all losses to settle on a higher note after two sessions of fall ahead of RBI policy meet.
The S&P BSE Sensex was trading at 26,349.10, up 118.44 (+0.45%) points, while the broader Nifty50 was ruling at 8,128.75, up 41.95 points (+0.52%). About 1511 shares have advanced, while 1114 shares declined, and 154 shares are unchanged.
Among broader markets, BSE Midcap was up 0.66 percent, whereas BSE Smallcap gained 0.26 percent.
Financial stocks pared losses after falling almost 2 percent at intra-day but settled in green. HDFC shed up to 4.34 percent but ended 1.87 percent down.
Asian Paints, Mahindra & Mahindara, Maruti, Lupin, and Bharti were gainers while losers in the Sensex are TCS, HDFC, GAIL, Sun Pharma and Wipro.