Sensex bounces back by 155 pts
The 30 scrip index of Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) bounced back today by 155 points to 24,453.20 on fresh buying in Bankex, Capital Goods, Power, Metal, Consumer Durable and Auto stocks.
The Nifty of National Stock Exchange (NSE) moved up by 41.65 points to 7,294.55. The sensex registered intra day high and low at 24,475.78 and 24,347.78 points respectively. The Nifty recorded intra day high and low at 7,300.05 and 7,258.15 points respectively.
Barring Technology and IT stocks, all other stocks rose in the opening trade.
In scrips, Coal India, Maruti Suzuki, NTPC and Bharti Airtel surged while selling in Infosys, HDFC Bank, Hindalco Industries and Bajaj Auto capped from further gain, broker said. The gainers were Coal India by 6.91 pc to Rs 397.85, Maruti Suzuki by 4.79 pc to Rs 2272.05, SSLT by 3.69 pc to Rs 258.55, NTPC by 2.95 pc to Rs 150.10 and Bajaj Auto by 2.75 pc to Rs 2013.10.
The losers were Infosys by 1.58 pc to Rs 3101, HDFC Bank by 1.33 pc to Rs 799.10, Hindalco Industries by 1.32 pc to Rs 157.50, Bharti Airtel by 1.13 pc to Rs 336.85.
(Posted on 22-05-2014)