|Chennai||Rs. 24470.00 (1.37%)|
|Mumbai||Rs. 24900.00 (0.97%)|
|Delhi||Rs. 24200.00 (1.26%)|
|Kolkata||Rs. 24160.00 (0%)|
|Kerala||Rs. 24000.00 (0.63%)|
|Bangalore||Rs. 23800.00 (0%)|
|Hyderabad||Rs. 24140.00 (1.17%)|
A firm trend in Asian markets and slightly easing worries on the political front lifted stock prices on the Indian bourses
The market opened on a firm note, and, shrugging off a setback, moved higher and ended on the positive side on Thursday.
The Sensex ended at 18,508.53 (provisional) with a gain of 48.15 points or 0.26%.
The Nifty closed at 5625.35, up 10.55 points or 0.19%.
Capital goods, IT, bank, pharma and FMCG stocks edged higher.
Metal and realty stocks ended on a mixed note.
Power, automobile and oil stocks were mostly subdued.
Midcap and smallcap stocks had a fairly good outing.
The market breadth was slightly positive.