Sensex up 219 pts, Nifty ends at 8286
28 April 2015, Nirapad News: The BSE market made a strong closing. The Sensex ended up 219.39 points or 0.8 per cent at 27396.38 and the Nifty was up 71.80 points or 0.9 per cent at 8285.60. About 1650 shares advanced, 1086 shares declined and 146 shares were unchanged.
Banks made a superb comeback led by ICICI Bank (up 8 per cent), Axis Bank and SBI (both up 2 per cent). Maruti, BHEL, NTPC and Tata Motors are top gainers in the Sensex. Among the losers were ITC, Coal India, Infoys, Reliance and HUL. 3:15 pm Bullish World Bank:
World Bank estimates India’s GDP growth at 7.5 per cent in FY16 and 7.9 per cent in FY17. The Sensex is up 285.89 points or 1 per cent at 27462.88 and the Nifty is up 89.60 points or 1 per cent at 8303.40. About 1565 shares have advanced, 1069 shares declined, and 148 shares are unchanged.