Thursday, 29 December 2016
Sensex rallies 155 points, Nifty50 above 8,100, Stock market closing update
The benchmark indices on Thursday rallied under volatility ahead of the expiry of December future & options contracts due today. Sensex rallies 155 points at 26,366; while the broader Nifty50 ruled at 8,103.60 up 69 points. The broader market outperformed the headline indices with BSE Midcap adding at 1.19 percent and BSE Smallcap 1.11 percent.
About 1651 shares have advanced while 929 shares declined, and 171 shares were unaffected. Maruti, HDFC, Tata Motors, TCS and Bahrti were gainers while Adani Ports, Infosys, Sun Pharma, L&T and BHEL were losers in the Sensex.