Finance Bill lift markets to their day’s high, Nifty tops 9172
Benchmark indices Nifty and Sensex witnessed sharp gains as the Lok Sabha cleared the Finance Bill which was introduced by Finance Minister Arun Jaitley.
Soon after the NSE Nifty hit an intraday high of 9172 and the BSE Sensex hit an intraday high of 29,667 on Thursday’s trade.(Stock Future Tips)
At 3 PM, the S&P BSE Sensex is trading at 29,578 up 93 points, while NSE Nifty is trading at 9148 up 4 points. A total of 62 stocks registered a fresh 52-week high in trade today, while 22 stocks touched a new 52-week low on the NSE.
The BSE Mid-cap Index is trading up 0.2% at 13969, whereas BSE Small-cap Index is trading up 0.8% at 14312.
Some buying activity is seen in Realty, FMCG, Utilities, Capital Goods, Energy and Oil & Gas, while Telecom indices are showing weakness on BSE.(Stock Future Hni Tips)
Adani Ports, Hero MotoCorp, SBIN, Kotak bank and IndusInd Bank are among the gainers, whereas Bharti Infratel, Axis Bank, Amubja Cement, Wipro and HCL techare losing on the NSE.
The INDIA VIX is up 0.1% at 12.1.