Domestic markets firm; Nifty shoots above 11,600, Sensex gains over 150 points
Mumbai: The stock markets had a mix start on Friday, a day after the bourses reached the highest mark in the last three weeks making continuous gains in the last five sessions.
The early losses were recovered as markets continued to show positivity.
The Sensex reached 39,218.60 on the upside gaining 166.54 points in the first hour of the trade while the Nifty rose to 11,635.45 up 49.1 points.
Banking, auto, energy and metal shares led the upward movement of the markets.
The domestic stock markets appreciated amid the growth in other Asian markets on Friday as the market sentiments rose after a long awaited Brexit deal between UK and the European Union.