The BSE Sensex was closed up 212.61 points at 29,788.35 and the NSE Nifty rose 55.55 points to 9,237 despite mixed global cues, backed by banking & financials, technology and FMCG stocks. The Mid-cap index gained 0.4% but underperformed the benchmark while Small-cap outperformed with 1% gains.
ITC, ICICI Bank and Ambuja Cements were the top gainers while Adani Ports, ZEEL and Tata Power were the top losers for the Nifty.
Movers and Shakers of the day:
Kopran closed at Rs 97 per share up by Rs 14.45 or 17.5%.
Honda Power closed at Rs 1465 per share up by Rs 130 or 9.7%