Sensex up by 94 pts

Sensex up by 94 pts

Agency News

Mumbai, Feb 25 : The benchmark index of Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) on Monday advanced by 94 points to 35,966.10 in the opening trade as buying was seen in Materials, Energy, IT, FMCG, Utilities,Power and Realty stocks.

The Nifty of National Stock Exchange (NSE) too improved by 13.55 points to 10,805.20. The sensex registered intra day high and low at 36,033.51 and 35,901.06 respectively.

The Nifty recorded intraday high and low at 10,830 and 10,788.05 points respectively. The gainers were Bharti Airtel by 1.55 pc to Rs 317.85, ICICI Bank by 1.32 pc to Rs 356.40, Bajaj Auto by 1.02 pc to Rs 2845.50 and Yes Bank by 0.83 pc to Rs 223.80.

The losers were ONGC by 1.01 pc to Rs 147.05, HDFC by 0.52 pc to Rs 1875.75, Bajaj Finance by 0.42 pc to Rs 2630 and Coal India by 0.42 pc to Rs 214.35.UNI