Sensex closes 355 points up, Nifty settles above 9700
The BSE Sensex and NSE Nifty were trading up on Monday. This was because positive quarterly corporate earnings gave domestic and retail investors more hope to go in for fresh bets.The BSE Sensex closed 355.01 points up at 31,715.64 while the NSE Nifty closed 97.25 points up at 9,763.05. The top three Sensex gainers were Bharti Airtel (+5.39%), TCS (+4.66%) and Wipro (+4.64%). The top three Sensex losers were M&M (-0.54%), ITC (-0.25%) and Hindustan Unilever (-0.20%). The top three Nifty gainers were TCS (+4.22%), Bank of Baroda (+2.40%) and Tata Motors (+2.09%). The top three Nifty losers were M&M (-1.38%), HDFC (-0.32%) and ITC (-0.21%).