Sensex Ends 123 Points Higher; Bharti Airtel And Eicher Motors Among Top Nifty Gainers

Indian share markets witnessed volatile trading activity throughout the day today and ended higher.

Extending their winning run, benchmark indices settled at fresh closing peaks in today's session, amid buying in FMCG and IT stocks, and supported by firm global trends.

At the closing bell, the BSE Sensex stood higher by 123 points (up 0.2%).

Meanwhile, the NSE Nifty closed higher by 36 points (up 0.2%).

Bharti Airtel and Eicher Motors were among the top gainers today.

SBI and IndusInd Bank, on the other hand, were among the top losers today.

The SGX Nifty was trading at 16,302, up by 42 points, at the time of writing.

The BSE Mid Cap index ended on a flat note, while the BSE Small-Cap index ended down by 0.4%.

Sectoral indices ended on a mixed note with stocks in the telecom sector, energy sector, and metal sector witnessing most of the buying interest.

Realty stocks, on the other hand, witnessed selling pressure.

Shares of Tejas Networks and Wipro hit their respective 52-week highs today.

Asian stock markets ended on a mixed note today.

The Hang Seng and the Shanghai Composite ended down by 0.8% and 0.3%, respectively.

The Nikkei ended up by 0.5% in today's session.

US stock futures are trading on a positive note today with the Dow Futures trading up by 91 points.

The rupee is trading at 74.16 against the US$.

Gold prices for the latest contract on MCX are trading down by 0.2% at Rs 47,821 per 10 grams.

Speaking of the stock markets, India's #1 trader, Vijay Bhambwani shares an update on his next trade in energy, in his latest video for Fast Profits Daily.

In news from the power sector, Adani Green Energy was among the top buzzing stocks today.

Adani Green Energy (AGEL) said on Wednesday its cash profit in the June quarter advanced by 35% to Rs 4.6 bn from Rs 3.4 bn in the same period of the previous year.

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