Market Closing: Top Stocks to Watch in Trade

Key benchmarks posted their best close over six weeks on the week ended Friday, buoyed by gains in Reliance Industries Ltd, the country’s biggest conglomerate by market capitalization.

The 50-scrip NSE Nifty closed 0.62% higher at 10,682.2, while the BSE sensitive index ended up 0.56% at 35,457.16. Both benchmarks finished the week 0.9% higher.

Shares of Reliance Industries Limited climbed 2.8%, while HDFC Bank rose 1.5% and HDFC climbed 1.9% in trade. Shares of Bharti Airtel ended 9.3% higher, while those of larger peer Vodafone Idea Ltd closed up 16.5%. Yes Bank was the top loser on the index, shedding 7.2% under turmoil in its management.