S&P BSE Sensex surge to closed 147.01 points up at 38,389.82, while the Nifty 50 ended 52.20 points higher at 11,589.10. BSE Sensex and NSE’s Nifty 50 gained for the second session on Friday. BSE MidCap and SmallCap gained 1.15% and 0.55%, respectively.
Top Gainers (Nifty50) : Bharti Airtel, Mahindra, Tata Steel, Hero MotoCorp and Bajaj Auto.
strong>Top Losers : SBI, Sun Pharma, Power Grid, Adani Ports and Yes Bank.
Oil prices steadied as a rise in stocks of refined petroleum products offset a big fall in US crude inventories to the lowest level since 2015.