Top gainers and losers on NSE
The S&P BSE Sensex ended at 33,513, up 159 points (0.45 per cent), while the broader Nifty50 index settled at 10,686, up 57 points (0.54 per cent).
Among sectoral indices, the Nifty IT index settled 1.43 per cent higher led by a rise in the shares of Infosys and Tata Consultancy Services (TCS), while the Nifty PSU Bank rose 1.01 per cent led by Bank of India and State Bank of India (SBI).
In key stocks, YES Bank fell 3.03 per cent to Rs 182.20 on the National Stock Exchange (NSE) after international credit ratings agency Moody's downgraded the private bank's ratings and changed their outlook to negative. The stock traded in the red during the day as a news report suggested that the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on Monday began examining the private bank's exposure to various Non-Banking Finance Companies (NBFCs).
In the broader market, S&P BSE Midcap index settled 0.13 per cent higher at 14,910, while S&P BSE SmallCap rose 0.43 per cent at 14,391.
On Tuesday, the rupee moved in a narrow range of 70.72-71.02 per dollar. It had settled at 70.86 against the greenback on Monday.
Asian share markets fought to keep a global rebound alive on Tuesday after US President Donald Trump seemed to quash hopes of a trade truce with China, clouding what had been a bright start to the week.
(with Reuters input)