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MARKET WRAP: Sensex rises 159 pts, Nifty ends at 10,686; IT, PSU banks gain

The Nifty IT index settled 1.43 per cent higher led by a rise in the shares of Infosys and Tata Consultancy Services (TCS)

Markets, Stocks, BSE, NSE
Markets, Stocks, BSE, NSE

The benchmark indices ended higher for the second consecutive day on Tuesday aided by a rise in information technology (IT) and public sector banking stocks. 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 ...