Equity benchmark Sensex ended 127 factors increased on Friday, primarily led by positive aspects in auto, steel and energy sector shares amid constructive cues from world markets.
After rising 252.63 factors through the day, the 30-share Sensex settled 127.01 factors or 0.31 per cent increased at 40,685.50, and the broader NSE Nifty rose 33.90 factors or 0.28 per cent to finish 11,930.35.
On the Sensex, Maruti Suzuki was the highest gainer, rallying round four per cent, adopted by M&M, Tata Steel, PowerGrid, Bajaj Auto and NTPC.
On the opposite hand, ExtremelyTech Cement, HCL Tech, HUL and Bajaj Finserv have been among the many laggards.
According to merchants, home equities ended with positive aspects monitoring largely constructive cues from world markets.
Bourses in Hong Kong, Tokyo and Seoul closed as much as 0.54 per cent increased, whereas Shanghai completed within the crimson.
Stock exchanges in Europe have been additionally buying and selling within the inexperienced in early offers.
Meanwhile, worldwide oil benchmark Brent crude was buying and selling 0.38 per cent increased at USD 42.62 per barrel.
In the foreign exchange market, the rupee depreciated 7 paise to shut at 73.61 towards the US greenback.
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