Sensex up by 94.09 pts
Sensex up by 94.09 pts

Sensex up by 135 pts

Agency News

Mumbai, Feb 1: The benchmark index of Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) on Friday rallied by 135.19 points at 36,391.88 ahead of general budget alongwith buying was seen across the board.

The Nifty of National Stock Exchange (NSE) too moved up by 36.65 points to 10,867.60. The sensex registered intraday high and low at 36,448.30 and 36,261.95 respectively.

The Nifty recorded intraday high and low at 10,888.05 and 10,835.85 points respectively. The sectoral indices eged up were Materials, Finance, Bankex, Industrials, Telecom, Captial Goods stocks.

The gainers were Maruti Suzuki by 3.61 pc to Rs 6876.50, HeroMoto Corp by 2.69 pc to Rs 2682, Bharti Airtel by 2.23 pc to Rs 314 and HCL Tech by 2.14 pc to Rs 1026.75. The losers were VEDL by 16.58 pc to Rs 164.75, ICICI Bank by 1.51 pc to Rs 358.75, Sun Pharma by 1.12 pc to Rs 420.85 and Axis Bank by 0.66 pc to Rs 718.20. (UNI)