The benchmark indices represented the markets opened the day on higher in trade, amid Asian markets were trading mixed.
At 10.15-am, the BSE Sensex was trading 255 points higher at 41,854, while the Nifty-fifty of the NSE was up 68 points at 12234 in trade.
All the Nifty sectoral indices were seeing buying support with Nifty IT index, up 1.22%, led by Infosys, NIIT Tech, Tata Elxsi and Wipro.
Infosys, Coal India, SunPharma, Wipro and Britannia were the top gainers from the Nifty pack of stocks, while Yes Bank, Bharti Infratel, Tata Motors, Eicher Motors and TCS slipped. Get the most updated b Best Stock trading tips and the latest top stock news from the link.
Infosys was the top outperforming stocks in today’s session in trade today jumping over 4% after the IT major reported a strong set of quarterly results and revenue guidance.
Shares of Yes Bank slipped over 6 percent after the bank board approved raising of funds of up to Rs10,000cr through QIP on Friday.