Market rundown by Nikhil Kamath, Co-Founder and Head of Trading, Zerodha "Markets opened the day higher for the session on the back of positive global cues and an upbeat global outlook.The American indices closed higher by over a percent on Friday, and we seemed to follow them to open higher in trade on Monday. IT and Pharma took a break from having rallied over the past few sessions and were weak in trade today, Auto and banks outperformed and held up for the session." Second highest sectoral gainer: Nifty Auto Top sectoral gainer: Nifty Realty Sectoral Trend Sensex top losers and gainers Market at close The S&P BSE Sensex ended at 34,446, up 304 points while the broader Nifty50 index settled at 10,583, up 92 points.
The S&P BSE Sensex ended at 34,446, up 304 points while the broader Nifty50 index settled at 10,583, up 92 points.
Among sectoral indices, the Nifty Realty index surged over 3% on Monday led by a rise in shares of Oberoi Realty and Prestige Estates Projects and Nifty Auto index ended over 2% higher led by Maruti Suzuki India and Tata Motors.