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BSE Sensex Gains 400 Points

BSE SensexBSE Sensex gained 400 points led by shares of banking, pharma, capital goods, consumer durables and energy companies on Friday. Nifty gained 120 points.

At 2 p.m. the Sensex was trading 412 points (1.50%) higher at 27,920.08 points and Nifty zoomed 115 points (1.40%) at 8,399.70 points. Both markets gained more than 1% during trading session.

In the sectoral indices, Bankex, capital goods and consumers durables gained 1.5% at Bombay Stock Exchange.

While other indices, BSE 100 gained 1.40%, Mid Cap (1.34%), Small Cap (1.30%) and BSE 200 (1.37%).

The top gainer at BSE was PIPAVAV Defence and Offshore Eng LTD (PIPAVAV) gained 15.68%, followed by Gujarat Pipavav Port Ltd (GPPL) with 14.62% up in the scrip value. Other gainers were BERGEPAINT (11.97%), BAYERCROP (8.56%) and PERSISTENT (8.38%). Losers were PMCFIN lost 4.96%, PRESTIGE (4.88%), RASoYPR (4.88%) MUthothfin(3.76%) and Kailash (1.97%).

At NSE, out of 50 shares, 46 stocks advanced while 6 declined. Gainers were Jindalstel (4.41%), HDFC (3.91%), ASIANPAINT (3.58%), BHEL(3.05%) and TataMotors(2.97%). Losers were BPCL (1.08%), M&M (0.55%), NMDC (0.37%), HeroMotorco(0.27%) and Bajaj-Auto (0.26%).

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