Mumbai. The benchmark index of Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) on Monday peaked at 40,434.83, surging by 269 points in intra-day led by gains in ICICI Bank, RIL, ITC, TCS and HDFC Bank, amid positive global cues and unabated foreign fund inflow. The Nifty of National Stock Exchange (NSE) too went up by 63.45 points to 11,954.05. Sensex registered intra-day high and low at 40,434.83 and 40,267.10 points, respectively.
Read this news also:Bullion Market Opening Rates
The Nifty recorded day intra-day high and low at 11,974.80 and 11,927.60 points, respectively. The sectoral indices like Materials, FMCG, Finance, Health Care and IT, Bankex and Realty stocks kept the market firm in early trade.
The gainers were Tata Steel by 4.88 per cent to Rs 419.35, VEDL by 4.64 per cent to Rs 160, Bajaj Finance by 2.03 per cent to Rs 4152.30 and ICICI Bank by 1.23 per cent to Rs 470.55.
The losers were Hero MotoCorp by 1.37 per cent to Rs 2669.5, Maruti Suzuki by 0.88 per cent to Rs 7555, Infosys by 0.76 per cent to Rs 682.75 and Bajaj Auto by 0.67 per cent to Rs 3210.57.