The two key equity benchmarks, Sensex and Nifty, on Friday are trading in the green, tracking overnight strength in the US markets. At 9.50 am, the BSE Sensex went up by 213 points to 62,086. On the other hand, the NSE Nifty50 was trading at 18,371, up 51 points.
On the 30-share Sensex platform, Reliance, TechM, Wipro, UltraCemco, Maruti, Infosys, M&M were among the lead gainers. On the flipside, PowerGrid, Airtel, Axis Bank, HDFC twins, ICICI Bank, Indusind Bank emerged losers.
#ABPLiveStockMarketWatch | Sensex and Nifty on Friday opened with nominal gains.
At 09:42 AM, #Sensex went up by 184 points to 62,057 & #Nifty by 49 points to 18,370
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In the broader markets, the BSE MidCap and SmallCap indices rose up to 0.3 per cent.
Sectorwise, IT, Metal, and PSB indices gained most, while Pharma pocket underperformed.
In the previous session on Thursday, the S&P BSE Sensex ended at 61,873, up 99 points, on the other hand, the Nifty50 settled at 18,321, up 36 points.