Sensex closes 244 points up, Nifty settles above 9800
The BSE Sensex and NSE Nifty were trading up on Wednesday due to better earnings by some blue chip companies and positive market conditions.The BSE Sensex closed 244.36 points up at 31,955.35 while the NSE Nifty closed 72.45 points up at 9,899.60. The top three Sensex gainers were Bharti Airtel (+3.21%), Coal India (+2.66%) and ITC (+2.42%). The top three Sensex losers were Infosys (-0.56%), Heromotoco (-0.49%) and Hindustan Unilever (-0.46%). The top three Nifty gainers were Auro Pharma (+4.05%), Coal India (+3.00%) and Bharti Airtel (+2.99%). The top three Nifty losers were Ultracemco (-2.79%), ACC (-1.39%) and Infratel (-1.26%).