Markets halt 6-day losing streak; Sensex jumps 237 pts in choppy trade
The BSE benchmark gained 237.42 points or 0.46 percent to settle at 51,597.84. During the day, it hit a high of 51,714.61 and a low of 51,062.93.
The NSE Nifty ended 56.65 points or 0.37 percent higher at 15,350.15.
European markets were trading in the green in mid-session deals.
Meanwhile, international oil benchmark Brent crude gained 0.06 percent to USD 113.2 per barrel.
Foreign institutional investors (FIIs) remained net sellers in the capital market, as they sold shares worth Rs 7,818.61 crore on Friday, as per exchange data.
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