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Post Session: Sensex ends 294 pts higher, Nifty above 10,500; power, realty stocks up 1%
12/02/2018 16:44
The Indian benchmark indices ended higher on Monday, tracking firm cues from Asian peers, on buying by domestic funds ahead of inflation data to be released after market hours today. The market sentiment was also lifted by gain in index heavyweight such as ONGC, Tata Steel, Sun Pharma, Bharti Airtel, Adani Ports, L&T, HeromotoCorp and Axis Bank. On the sectoral front, power and realty stocks emerged as top gainers on BSE, rising as much as 1.87 per cent and 1.73 per cent, respectively. The Market breadth, indicating the overall strength of the market, was strong. On BSE out of total shares traded 3162, shares advanced were 2145, while 857 shares declined, and 160 were unchanged. Shares of State Bank of India fell over 2 per cent after the country’s largest bank posted a quarterly loss, for the first time in nearly 19 years, of 1,886.57 crore in the December quarter of 2017-18, due to increase in provisioning for bad loans.

The 30-share benchmark index closed at 34300.47, up by 294.71 points or by 0.87 per cent, and the NSE Nifty ended at 10539.75, up by 84.8 points or by 0.81 per cent.

During the day’s trade, the Sensex touched intraday high of 34351.34 and intraday low of 34115.12, while the NSE Nifty touched intraday high of 10555.5 and intraday low of 10485.4.

The top gainers of the BSE Sensex pack were Tata Steel Ltd. (Rs. 712.50,+4.22%), YES Bank Ltd. (Rs. 334.95,+2.89%), Power Grid Corporation of India Ltd. (Rs. 198.05,+2.51%), IndusInd Bank Ltd. (Rs. 1686.45,+2.12%), Hero MotoCorp Ltd. (Rs. 3615.00,+1.94%), among others.

On the flip side, State Bank of India (Rs. 288.50,-2.67%), Infosys Ltd. (Rs. 1103.80,-0.72%), ITC Ltd. (Rs. 269.85,-0.53%), Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd. (Rs. 746.70,-0.43%), ICICI Bank Ltd. (Rs. 326.00,-0.23%), were among top losers on BSE.
NSE Prices delayed by 15 minutes... << Prices as on Nov 13, 2018 >>      ABB India 1297.7 [ -0.74% ]    ACC 1457.2 [ 1.29% ]    Ambuja Cements Ltd. 205.85 [ 1.23% ]    Asian Paints Ltd. 1284.9 [ 0.48% ]    Axis Bank Ltd. 618.3 [ 1.94% ]    Bajaj Auto Ltd. 2665.5 [ 0.50% ]    Bank of Baroda 108.7 [ -0.64% ]    Bharti Airtel 297.55 [ 0.46% ]    Bharat Heavy Ele 68.7 [ -0.29% ]    Bharat Petroleum 303.15 [ 4.10% ]    Britannia Ind. 5812.55 [ 0.96% ]    Cairn India Ltd. 285.35 [ 0.81% ]    Cipla 528.1 [ -0.71% ]    Coal India 265.55 [ 0.63% ]    Colgate Palm. 1107.2 [ 1.39% ]    Dabur India 369.55 [ -1.79% ]    DLF Ltd. 171.4 [ 0.00% ]    Dr. Reddy's Labs 2438.05 [ 0.93% ]    GAIL (India) Ltd. 365.35 [ 0.16% ]    Grasim Inds. 876.25 [ 1.79% ]    HCL Technologies 1033.2 [ -0.35% ]    HDFC 1824.7 [ 1.60% ]    HDFC Bank 1927.75 [ 0.35% ]    Hero MotoCorp 2879.7 [ 1.42% ]    Hindustan Unilever L 1671.1 [ 1.02% ]    Hindalco Indus. 231.55 [ 1.00% ]    ICICI Bank 360.9 [ 2.43% ]    IDFC L 37.9 [ -1.04% ]    Indian Hotels Co 131.25 [ 0.50% ]    IndusInd Bank 1485.55 [ -0.50% ]    Infosys 665.7 [ 0.23% ]    ITC Ltd. 276.85 [ 1.10% ]    Jindal St & Pwr 182.55 [ 1.08% ]    Kotak Mahindra Bank 1165.9 [ 1.06% ]    L&T 1391.1 [ 1.75% ]    Lupin Ltd. 853.7 [ -0.72% ]    Mahi. & Mahi 790.05 [ 1.17% ]    Maruti Suzuki India 7150.45 [ 0.88% ]    MTNL 13.8 [ -1.08% ]    Nestle India 10144.1 [ 0.19% ]    NIIT Ltd. 84.6 [ 7.91% ]    NMDC Ltd. 107.45 [ 0.80% ]    NTPC 156.8 [ 2.62% ]    ONGC 156.5 [ 0.29% ]    Punj. NationlBak 70 [ -0.71% ]    Power Grid Corpo 184.05 [ -1.02% ]    Reliance Inds. 1099.45 [ 1.80% ]    SBI 278.05 [ 0.04% ]    Vedanta 205.6 [ 1.21% ]    Shipping Corpn. 47.55 [ 4.97% ]    Sun Pharma. 561.75 [ -4.71% ]    Tata Chemicals 687.05 [ -1.68% ]    Tata Global Beverage 219.95 [ 2.45% ]    Tata Motors Ltd. 179.5 [ -3.52% ]    Tata Steel 589.2 [ 1.09% ]    Tata Power Co. 76.05 [ 2.01% ]    Tata Consultancy 1934.95 [ 1.05% ]    Tech Mahindra Ltd. 728.05 [ 0.48% ]    UltraTech Cement 3829.9 [ 2.77% ]    United Spirits 638.35 [ 0.77% ]    Wipro Ltd 326.15 [ 0.87% ]    Zee Entertainment En 438.1 [ 0.07% ]