For Quick Alerts
For Daily Alerts

Markets End The Day Higher; Metal Pack Leads


Benchmark indices ended the day higher led by strong gains in metal stocks. The Sensex ended the day higher by 169 points, while the Nifty rallied 61 points in trade.

Leading the set of gainers in trade were Tata Motors, Tata Steel, Power Grid, State Bank of India and Cipla. On the other hand Infosys was the major loser from the Nifty.

Shares in Yes Bank, which had fallen almost 20 per cent in two-trading sessions ended the day with 5 per cent gains. Gail, which had fallen to 52-week lows earlier this week, was up for the third straight day. The stock has gained nearly 7 per cent in 3-trading sessions.


Equitas Holdings Ltd extended its losing streak to the fourth straight day, falling as much as 4.5 percent.

Shares in Larsen and Toubro gained ground after the company bagged an order in the range of Rs 1,000 crore- Rs 2,500 crore from Rail Vikas Nigam, the engineering major said Thursday.

Markets End The Day Higher; Metal Pack Leads

Meanwhile, the rupee was trading with strong gains against the US dollar at 70.56. European markets were trading significantly higher led by gains in the German DAX. The US Dow Futures also pointed to higher openings for the US Markets. The German DAX, French CAC and the UK's FTSE were all trading with gains of nearly half per cent.

Read more about: stocks sensex nifty
Company Search
Get Instant News Updates
Notification Settings X
Time Settings
Clear Notification X
Do you want to clear all the notifications from your inbox?
Settings X
We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. This includes cookies from third party social media websites and ad networks. Such third party cookies may track your use on Goodreturns sites for better rendering. Our partners use cookies to ensure we show you advertising that is relevant to you. If you continue without changing your settings, we'll assume that you are happy to receive all cookies on Goodreturns website. However, you can change your cookie settings at any time. Learn more