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Indian Market: Sensex rallied by 223.51 points

Indian Market: Sensex rallied by 223.51 points

India Blooms News Service | @indiablooms | 29 May 2020, 12:12 pm

Mumbai/UNI: The Indian Equity market maintained its positive trend for the third straight session on Friday, as BSE Sensex advanced by 223.51 points to close high at 32,424.10 on brisk buying in Realty, Oil and Gas, Health Care, FMCG and Capital Goods stocks.

The Nifty of National Stock Exchange too gained by 90.20 points to 9,580.30.

The Sensex registered days high and low at 32,480.52 and 31,823.80 points respectively.

The Nifty registered days high and low at 9,598.85 and 9,376.90 respectively.

The see-saw trend was witnessed during the day, as the Sensex fell by 159 points to open at 32,041.29. It was tumbled down by 377 points to 31,823 days low.

In late trade, it erased earlier losses, and jumped nearly 280 points to 32,480.52 days high, before at 32,424.10, surging by 223.51 points from its previous close.

The sectoral indices like, Realty, Oil and Gas, Health Care, Industrials and FMCG gave support to the market.

In scrips, ONGC, Bajaj Auto, Sun Pharma, Nestle India and ITC advanced.

However, selling in Technology, Telecom and IT capped from further gains.

The scrips that fell were Infosys, Axis Bank, Bharti Airtel, TCS and Titan.

The Mid cap rose by 1.90 per cent and Small Cap moved up by 1.14 per cent.

In 30 scrips, 21 advanced, eight declined and one remained unchanged.

GDP data for January-March quarter of 2019-20 (Q4FY20) is to be released on Friday.  

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