Sensex closes 123 points up, Nifty settles above 9600
The BSE Sensex and NSE Nifty were trading up on Thursday due to hopes of positive quarterly earnings of companies.The BSE Sensex closed 123.78 points up at 31,369.34 while the NSE Nifty closed 36.95 points up at 9,674.55. The top three Sensex gainers were SBI India (+2.15%), ITC (+1.72%) and Coal India (+1.52%). The top three Sensex losers were Bajaj-Auto (-1.52%), M&M (-1.30%) and Sun Pharma (-1.04%). The top three Nifty gainers were Infratel (+2.96%), SBI India (+2.16%) and Indiabulls Housing Finance (+1.92%). The top three Nifty losers were IOC (-1.27%), Hindalco (-1.16%) and M&M (-1.01%).