Nifty was hovering around 8800 level for whole day and managed to close at 8801.05 levels, up by 60.1 points. Nifty closed above 8800 for the first time since September 23, 2016. Sensex closed at 28439.28 levels, up by 198.76 points. Nifty50 & Sensex closed at 5 months closing highs.
Broader markets outperformed the major indices. BSE Small-cap index closed at 13539.72 levels, up by 117.62 points. BSE Mid-cap index closed at 13430.94 levels, up by 145.53 points. Nifty Mid-cap index closed at record closing high.
Today’s Top Gainers: Ambuja Cements, Sun Pharma, ACC, Aurobindo Pharm, ICICI Bank
Today’s Top Losers: Dr Reddys Labs, Tata Motors (D), Cipla, Bank of Baroda, ONGC