MARKET LIVE: Sensex extends rally, surges 700 pts; metals, auto stocks gain

Elvera Bartels

Indian marketplaces ended up trading 1 per cent increased following a careful begin on Wednesday, lifted by heavyweights HDFC twins and Reliance Industries.

The S&P BSE Sensex was up 410 points at 32,520 levels and the Nifty50 index reclaimed the psychological amount of 9,500. Index heavyweight HDFC surged 5 per cent, followed by Bajaj Finance and Tech Mahindra that received three per cent each. HDFC Bank received two per cent when Reliance Industries was up 1 per cent. On the other hand, IndusInd Bank slipped four per cent. Axis Bank dipped three per cent after reporting net loss of Rs 1,388 crore in March quarter success. Browse Far more


Greater part of the Nifty sectoral indices ended up in the environmentally friendly, led by Nifty Monetary Companies index, up 1.6 per cent.

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