Sensex rallies 584 pts, private banks shinePTI | Mumbai | Updated: 09-03-2021 15:55 IST | Created: 09-03-2021 15:55 IST
The 30-share BSE index ended 584.41 points or 1.16 per cent higher at 51,025.48, and the broader NSE Nifty surged 142.20 points or 0.95 per cent to 15,098.40.
Financials (ex-PSU banks) majorly supported the market’s rally on Tuesday. Barring Financials and IT, most of the key sectoral indices traded lower. Notably, midcap and small cap indices were down as investors opted to take profit off the table after recent run-up in these spaces, he added.
Stock exchanges in Europe were trading with gains in mid-session deals.
Meanwhile, the global oil benchmark Brent crude was trading 0.72 per cent higher at USD 68.73 per barrel.
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