Benchmark indices ended with a positive bias on Friday with Sensex spurting 145.14 points to settle at 36,496.37 while the Nifty50 of the NSE edged up 53.10 points to close at 11,010.20 amidst Govt’s confidence of winning the trust vote in the Parliament.
Major gainers in the Nifty pack were Bajaj Finance, Bajaj Finserv, Sun Pharma, Infosys and Cipla, rising by upto 8.01 percent. On the flip side, Bajaj Auto, HPCL, IOC, Vedanta, Bharat Petrolium were among major losers.
Nifty Pharma index gained 2.87 percent with Sun Pharma (+2.87%), Cipla (+2.58%), Aurobindo (+2.31%).
Nifty IT Index rose 1.46 percent with Infibeam, Infosys,Tech Mahindra, HCL Tech as front liners, rising upto 4.90 percent.
Shares of Bajaj Finance Limited went up 8.01% on the back of stellar Q1 results reported by the company.
Shares of Zee Media Corporation Ltd rose to a great extent at 20 percent after Company’s Q1FY19 profit rises on excellent gains.
Ceat Ltd stock zoomed 7.86 percent after the type major’s exceptional rise in Q1FY19 results.