Benchmark indices ended strong on July 1 with Nifty finished above 11,850 level.
At close, the Sensex was up 291.66 points at 39,686.50, while Nifty was up 76.70 points at 11,865.60. About 1239 shares have advanced, 1303 shares declined, and 167 shares are unchanged.
Zee Entertainment, Dr Reddy’s Labs, Bajaj Auto, Tata Motors and Eicher Motors were top gainers on the Nifty, while losers were BPCL, ONGC, IOC, Coal India and HCL Technologies.
Among sectors, except metal and energy, all other sectoral indices ended higher led by auto, pharma, FMCG, IT and infra.