Sensex ends 147 points up at 26,933, Nifty settles at 8,152; Tata Motors shares gained 5.74 per cent--- 6 Oct 2015
The BSE Sensex ended 147.33 points higher at 26,932.88. NSE Nifty settled 33.60 points up at 8,152.90,. Tata Motors shares gained 5.74 per cent on BSE.
In the 50-share index, Tata Motors(5.74%), ITC (3.81%), Cipla (3.81%), Coal India(3.71%), GAIL(3.65%) were among the gainers. BHEL (3.16%), Infosys(2.09%), UltraTech Cement Limited(1.70%), ACC(1.58%) and NTPC(1.57%) were among the losers.
Among the sectoral indices on the Bombay Stock Exchange, the BSE consumer durables index gained the most — 4.30 per cent, followed by BSE Fast Moving Consumer Goods (up 2.41 per cent), BSE Metal index (up 2.14 per cent) and BSE Oiland Gas index (up 1.92 per cent).
“Value buying raised prices higher after the sharp intra-day correction which took place in the intra-day trade when investors booked profits,”