Stock market update: Mining stocks up as market rises – Economic Times
NEW DELHI: Mining shares closed higher in the Monday’s session. Dvpt Corporation(up 6.20%), Ashapura Minechem(up 3.83%), NMDC Ltd(up 3.40%), Orissa Minerals Development Company(up 3.03%), Aro Granite Industries(up 1.62%), MOIL(up 1.49%), Pokarna(up 1.32%), Madhav Marbles and Granites(up 1.19%), Coal India(up 1.14%) and 20 Microns(up 0.97%) stood among the top gainers.
Lexus Granito(down 5.00%) and Oriental Trimex(down 4.85%) were among the top losers of the day.
The NSE Nifty50 index ended 229.3 points up at 16278.5, while the 30-share BSE Sensex closed up 760.37 points at 54521.15.
Hindalco Industries(up 4.72%), IndusInd Bank(up 4.42%), Infosys(up 4.16%), Tech Mahindra(up 3.51%), Bajaj Finserv(up 3.46%), Axis Bank(up 3.37%), Kotak Mahindra Bank(up 3.24%), UltraTech Cement(up 3.02%), Wipro(up 2.77%) and ICICI Bank(up 2.77%) stood among the top gainers in the Nifty pack.
On the other hand, Britannia Industries(down 1.92%), Dr Reddys Laboratories(down 1.76%), HDFC Bank(down 1.06%), Maruti Suzuki(down 0.83%), Nestle India(down 0.78%), Mahindra & Mahindra(down 0.78%), Hindustan Unilever(down 0.58%) and HDFC(down 0.53%) closed in the red.