Share/Stock Highlights: The frontline equity indices on the BSE and National Stock Exchange (NSE) continued their bull run and ended over 1 per cent higher on Tuesday taking cues from their global peers.
The S&P BSE Sensex surged 672.71 points (1.14 per cent) to end at 59,855.93 while the Nifty 50 rose 179.55 points (1.02 per cent) to settle at 17,805.25.
On the Sensex pack, NTPC was the top gainer of the day rising around 5.5 per cent. It was followed by PowerGrid Corporation of India, State Bank of India (SBI), Titan Company, Reliance Industries (RIL) and Axis Bank. On the other hand, Sun Pharmaceutical Industries, IndusInd Bank, Ultratech Cement and Dr. Reddy’s Laboratories were among the top laggards.
(with inputs from agencies)