Sensex closes 122 points up, Nifty settles above 9,700

The BSE Sensex and NSE Nifty were trading up on Thursday. However, the overall sentiment was muted ahead of the expiry of derivative contracts later in the day.

The BSE Sensex closed 122.67 points up at 31,282.48 while the NSE Nifty closed 33.20 points up at 9,768.95.

The top three Sensex gainers were Kotak Bank (+3.05%), Dr Reddy (+2.62%) and Coal India (+2.32%).

The top three Sensex losers were Asian Paint (-2.73%), Reliance (-1.48%) and Wipro (-1.18%).

The top three Nifty gainers were ACC (+3.68%), Dr Reddy (+3.33%) and Kotak Bank (+2.71%).

The top three Nifty losers were Asian Paint (-2.85%), Bosch Ltd (-2.37%) and Auro Pharma (-1.84%).