indices gained its upward momentum in the final trading hours on Wednesday, led
by the gains in OMCs and banking stocks.
Sensex index of the BSE gained 489 points at 39,054 levels. The NSE Nifty50 traded
150 points higher at 11,726 levels.
Cement, BPCL, HCLTech, IndusInd Bank and ONGC were the top gainers on the NSE. On the contrary, Tata Motors, Hero MotoCorp, Maruti,
Suzuki Coal India, and Cipla were the top losers.
sectoral indices on the NSE, except the Nifty Auto, ended in the green. The Nifty auto declined 0.42 with major loss
in Tata Motors (down 3.19%), followed by MRF (-1.44%) and Apollo Tyre, down
Nifty PSU Bank index gained 1.54-pc followed by Nifty Media, IT and Financial
Services, which gained over 1-pc each.
OMC stocks, shares of BPCL closed at Rs12.60 a share at the level of Rs349.00. ONGC’s
stock closed Rs.4.60 higher at Rs168.35, IOC’s closed Rs4.15 higher at the
level of Rs153.55 and HPCL closed Rs.15.40 higher at the level of 270.25 on the