BPCL Lead Nifty 50 Gainers As Markets End In Green After Rough Day

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BPCL Lead Nifty 50 Gainers As Markets End In Green After Rough Day
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Benzinga - Today’s trading session on the NIFTY 50 index witnessed some significant movements. The top performers were Bharat Petroleum (NS: BPCL ) Corporation and Tata Consultancy (NS: TCS ) Services, while the bottom performers included Tech Mahindra (NS: TEML ) and Cipla (NS: CIPL ).

Leading the pack of gainers was Bharat Petroleum Corporation, with a current price of ₹623.65, showing a robust increase of 6.73% from its last close at ₹584.29.

Stock Current Price Last Close % Change
Bharat Petroleum Corporation ₹623.65 ₹584.29 6.73%
State Bank of India (NS: SBI ) ₹743.40 ₹713.45 4.20%
Oil and Natural Gas (NS: ONGC ) Corporation ₹268.85 ₹259.50 3.60%
Coal India (NS: COAL ) ₹466.35 ₹452.35 3.09%
Axis Bank (NS: AXBK ) ₹1096.85 ₹1070.75 2.44%

Following BPCL, State Bank of India (NS: BOI ) also showed a strong performance with a current price of ₹743.40, marking a 4.20% increase from its last close at ₹713.45.

Other notable gainers include Oil and Natural Gas Corporation and Coal India which registered a 3.60% and 3.09% increase in their stock prices respectively. Axis Bank also made it to the top gainers list with a 2.44% increase in its stock price.

On the flip side, the stocks that didn’t fare well in today’s trading session were led by Tech Mahindra. The stock saw a decline of 2.68%, making it the worst performer of the day. The stock’s current price stands at ₹1,292.90, down from its last close at ₹1,328.45.

Stock Current Price Last Close % Change
Tech Mahindra ₹1292.90 ₹1328.45 -2.68%
Cipla ₹1425.35 ₹1457.75 -2.22%
Sun Pharmaceutical Industries ₹1520.40 ₹1542.20 -1.41%
Dr. Reddy’s Laboratories ₹6258.35 ₹6335.35 -1.22%
Tata Consultancy Services ₹4100.10 ₹4149.50 -1.19%

Following Tech Mahindra, Cipla also experienced a dip in its stock price. The stock’s current price is ₹1425.35, marking a 2.22% decrease from its last close at ₹1457.75.

Other stocks that saw a decline include Sun Pharmaceutical Industries, Dr. Reddy’s Laboratories, and Tata Consultancy Services with a decrease of 1.41%, 1.22%, and 1.19% in their stock prices respectively.

Indian benchmark indices closed in the green after a highly volatile market session, with the Nifty surpassing the 21,800 mark. The Sensex concluded the day with a gain of 277.98 points or 0.39%, reaching 71,833.17, while the Nifty rose by 96.70 points or 0.44%, closing at 21,840. Among the sectors, PSU Bank and Oil & Gas indices saw a notable increase of 3% each. Additionally, sectors such as auto, bank, FMCG, capital goods, metal, power, and realty also witnessed gains of 1.2%each. However, the Information Technology and Pharma indices experienced a decline of 1% each.

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