After ending Monday on a slightly weak note, the market on Tuesday as ended on a very positive note. Equity benchmarks have gained on the back of a rally in banks, which saw stocks surging on the back of M&A buzz. The Sensex closed up 172.37 points at 29411.56, while the Nifty gained 61.55 points at 9100.80. The market breadth, however, was very narrow with 1,439 shares advancing against a decline of 1,405 shares, while 207 shares remained unchanged.
Gold prices slipped after rising in the morning session, while gold still in the green note but its likely flat after the whole day getting a good strength. whereas Silver trading over in the red note.
Axis Bank, HDFC and Eicher Motors were the top gainers on both indices, while ONGC, Lupin, Tech Mahindra and Kotak Mahindra Bank were among the top losers.