Markets closed the day higher, in spite of weak global cues, ahead of GDP data to be released later today.
The BSE Sensex settled the day with gains of 223-pts, while the NSE Nifty ended the day higher by 90-pts.
IOC, Wipro, ONGC, Coal India and DrReddys were among major gainers in the Nifty whereas Axis bank, Bharti Airtel, Adani Ports, TCS and Titan Company were major losers. Track latest market updates Best stock tips and Best stocks to buy from here.
Software stocks were ended a little bit lower with Infosys and TCS among the losers.
NBFC or banking stocks such as HDFC, HDFC Bank and ICICI Bank were also among the winners, which supported the indices rally.