Title: India stocks higher at close of trade; Nifty 50 up 0.76%
Oct 18, 2021 06:45AM ET
India stocks were higher after the nearby on Monday, as gains in the Metals, Power, and Public Sector Undertakings areas drove shares higher.
On the NSE, the Nifty 50 acquired 0.76% to hit another unequaled high, while the BSE Sensex 30 record acquired 0.75%.
Hindalco Industries Ltd. (NS: HALC) was the best entertainer on the Nifty 50 during the meeting, rising 5.24% or 27.05 focuses to close at 543.15. In the meantime, Infosys Ltd (NS: INFY) rose 4.45% or 76.40 points to close the day at 1792.15, while Tech Mahindra Ltd (NS: TEML) rose 3.41% or 48.85 points to 1479.65.
HCL Technologies Ltd (NS: HCLT) was the most noticeably bad performer of the meeting, falling 2.38%, or 29.75 points, to trade at 1221.40 at the close. Mahindra and Mahindra Ltd. (NS: MAHM) dropped 2.20% or 20.45 points to 910.95, while Asian Paints Ltd. (NS: ASPN) dropped 1.71% or 56.30 points to 3241.50.
The top performers on the BSE Sensex 30 were Infosys Ltd (BO: INFY), which increased by 4.47% to 1792.15, Tech Mahindra Ltd (BO: TEML), which increased by 3.36% to 1478.30, and Tata Steel Ltd (BO: TISC), which increased by 2.73% to 1411.10.
The most exceedingly awful entertainers were HCL Technologies Ltd (BO: HCLT), which was down 2.36% to 1221.35 in late exchange, Mahindra and Mahindra Ltd. (BO: MAHM), which lost 2.24% to settle at 910.80, and Dr. Reddy's Laboratories Ltd (BO: REDY), which was down 1.73% to 4873.85 at the nearby.
Rising stocks dwarfed declining ones on the India National Stock Exchange by 887 to 852 and 43 finished unaltered; on the Bombay Stock Exchange, 1701 rose and 1562 declined, while 154 finished unaltered.