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Sensex up 1,277 pts, ends above 58K; Nifty tops 17,250; banks, metals lead

CLOSING BELL: IndusInd Bank, Bajaj Finance, TCS, HDFC, Bajaj Finserv, Tata Steel, HDFC Bank, Wipro, L&T, Axis Bank, ITC, SBI, and Infosys were the top Sensex gainers

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SI Reporter  | New Delhi 

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Stock market highlights: 
A global rebound in market sentiment propelled domestic equities higher on Tuesday. The gained 1,277 points, or 2.25 per cent, to settle at 58,065. It had touched an intra-day high of 58,100.


On the NSE, the Nifty50 shut shop at 17,274, up 387 points or 2.29 per cent. The index neared 17,300-mark in the intra-day deals. 


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"Indices surged over 2 per cent buoyed by positive global cues, and encouraging quarterly updates on advances, and collections from banks during the second quarter. Ahead of the festive season, the Street is optimistic on retail demand across segments. Participation of the IT sector today lent ammunition to the Bulls as almost all sectoral indices ended in the green. Positive tailwinds back home, amid gloom elsewhere in the globe, left Bears stranded today as the Sensex vaulted past 58,000," said S Ranganathan, Head of Research at LKP Securities.

IndusInd Bank, Bajaj Finance, TCS, HDFC, Bajaj Finserv, Tata Steel, Bank, Wipro, L&T, Axis Bank, ITC, SBI, and Infosys were the top Sensex gainers, rising between 2.5 per cent and 5 per cent. On the downside, only PowerGrid, and Dr Reddy's Labs ended in the red.

In the broader markets, the BSE MidCap index advanced 2.4 per cent, while the BSE SmallCap index added 1.5 per cent.

Sectorally, all the indices edned in the positive zone led by the Nifty Private Bank and Metal indices (3.2 per cent each), Nifty Bank, PSU Bank, Financial Services, IT indices (2.8 per cent each), and Nifty FMCG index (1.8 per cent). 

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