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Nifty auto index surges 7% in biggest weekly advance in 17 months

The latest gain comes on the back of easing commodity prices and supply chain issues

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The Nifty Auto index, a gauge for the performance of automobile and auto ancillary stocks, jumped nearly 7 per cent during the week. This was the biggest weekly advance for the index since January 31, 2021, when it had jumped 9.3 per cent. The latest gain comes on the back of easing commodity prices and supply chain issues.  In a note Morgan Stanley has said the auto industry looks “attractive’’. Volume outlooks across segments are constructive, companies have taken price hikes but cost pressures are easing, as are supply chain issues, it has said. In the past five years, the

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First Published: Jun 24 2022 | 6:53 PM IST

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