Stock Market dropped its early losses and grab the gains forced by the sectors to uplift the equity benchmarks. Sensex hike 126 points to 27942 and Nifty hikes 45 points to 8565. Sectors like BANKEX, Consumer Durables and Auto, lifted up the Sensex to positive zone. BANKEX with 316 points up traded at 21657, BSE Auto gained 109 points to 20228 and Consumer Durables is up with 259 points at 12298. In Asian Market, Japan’s benchmark index Nikkei boosted up by 154 points to 16385, Hong Kong’s index Hang Seng had a major hike of 238 points to 21561 and China’s Shanghai Composite dropped 6 points to 3053.
Gainers: ICICI Bank(+2.85%), Maruti Suzuki(+2.47%), BHEL(+2.30%), Tech Mahindra(+2.29%)
Losers: ONGC(-1.54%), Infosys(-1.47%), Sun Pharma(-1.28%), M&M(-1.17%), Dr Reddys Labs(-0.90%)