Indian Equity Market closed with gains on Friday after oscillating between gains and losses during the day.
The BSE Sensex today gained 85.81 points, or 0.2 per cent to settle at 43,443.00 levels.17 out of 30 stocks were in advance while 13 stocks were in decline. It touched intraday high of Rs.43,522.25 and low of Rs.43,053.37.
The NSE's Nifty ended Friday's session at 12,719.95, up 29.15 points, or 0.23 per cent.26 out of 50 stocks were in advance while 24 stocks were in decline. It touched intraday high of 12,735.95 and low of 12,607.70.
On Sectoral Front, Metal, Realty, Pharma, Energy, Bank, IT, Auto Indexes were the gainers with a gain of1.67%, 1.34%, 1.08%, 0.80%, 0.66%, 0.34%, 0.30% respectively while Media, FMCG Indexes were the losers with a loss of 0.94%, 0.06% respectively.
On BSE, shares of Bajaj Finserv, Tata steel, ICICI Bank, Axis Bank, Bajaj Finserv ,SBI, Ultratech Cement, Titan were the gainers with a gain of 3.32%, 2.82%, 1.91%, 1.81%, 1.77%, 1.21%, 1.07%, 0.87% respectively while shares of L & T,HDFC, HDFC Bank,Tech Mahindra, TCS, Mahindra & Mahindra were the losers with a loss of 2.04%, 1.04%, 0.94%,0.79%, 0.53%, 0.50%, 0.46% respectively.
On NSE, Shares of Eicher Motors, Bajaj Finserv, Coal India, Tata steel, Divis lab, Axis Bank, ,Bajaj Finance were the gainers with a gain of 7.46%, 3.74%, 3.07%, 2.98%,. 1.90%, 12.88%, 1.85% respectively while shares of Tata Motors, L & T, HDFC,HDFC Bank,UPL,Adani Ports,IOC,SBI Life,Bharti Airtel were the losers with a loss of3.34%, 1.93%, 1.11%, 1.07%,0.93%, 0.77%, 0.76%, 0.70%, 0.70% respectively.
Asian shares traded lower Friday as rising cases of coronavirus infections in the U.S., Europe and Asia add to worries that economies will once again be hamstrung by pandemic restrictions on travel and businesses.
European stocks traded lower on Friday after President-elect Joe Biden was projected to win the battleground state of Arizona, cementing his path to the White House.
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Eicher Motors jumped over 7% despite of a dip in its profit for the quarter september2020.
Coal India rose over 3% as CLSA has maintained buy rating on coal India but cuts the target price.