Stock market indices closed higher on Tuesday with gains in large cap stocks. The 50-share NSE index settled at 11,965, up 43pts. The 30-scrip benchmark Sensex jumped 166ptsto settle at 39,950.
TataMotors, YesBank and IndusInd Bank were among top Nifty gainers while Indiabulls, Sunpharma and M&M led the loss
The Nifty PSU bank index closed 1.69pc higher as the biggest gainer, while the metals index ended 1.32pc higher.
Among key stocks HDFC Bank shares rose 0.26pc, quoting share price at Rs 2,446.50 on the NSE, while Housing Development Finance Corp (HDFC) settled at Rs 2,184.55, down by 0.43pc.
Reliance Industries shares rose 0.79pc to settle at Rs1329.55 on NSE.
Shares of Hindustan Unilever closed at Rs1838 per share, down 0.78pc at close on NSE.
The IT major TCS’s stock settled 0.92pc higher, closing at Rs2252 per share on NSE.
Sectorally Nifty Bank index settled 0.75pc higher at 31265, up by 231pts.