Here's a list of top stocks that trended in the market today
Indian equities ended more than 1 percent higher on Wednesday with shares of non-banking financial companies (NBFC) staging a recovery, while IT stocks closed lower as the rupee strengthened against the US dollar.
The Sensex closed up 1.35 percent at 34,760.89, while the Nifty ended 1.54 percent higher at 10,460.10. Only eight out of fifty stocks ended lower on the NSE Nifty.
Here's a list of top stocks that trended in the market today:
Bandhan Bank: Shares traded at Rs 507.65, rising 4.27 percent as the private sector lender reported its second quarter earnings. Shares ended at Rs 514.80, higher by 5.74 percent.
Hero MotoCorp: Shares of the two-wheeler company climbed 8.7 percent after the Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority (IRDA) clarified that the owner-driver should have the choice to opt for a one-year compulsory personal accident (CPA) cover or long-term CPA cover. It quoted at Rs 2,919.95, up by a percent.
Bharat Dynamics: Shares gained 4.33 percent to end at Rs 281 after the company bagged an order worth Rs 2 billion from the DRDO to supply rear section of medium-range surface-to-air missiles.
Garden Reach Shipbuilders & Engineers: The stock had a tepid debut on the stock exchanges as they listed at Rs 102.50, at a discount of 13 percent to the issue price of Rs 118. It ended marginally higher at Rs 102.65.
Jet Airways, aviation stocks: Shares ended 7.14 percent higher at Rs 188.30 on likely excise cut in jet fuel or aviation turbine fuel (ATF). Interglobe Aviation Ltd climbed as much as 6.1 percent to Rs 768.40 in trade today, while Spicejet Ltd gained as much as 7.1 percent to Rs 69.90.
Bajaj Finserv: The consumer finance company's stock quoted at Rs 5,980, spiking 10.15 percent at close. Bajaj Finserv ended as the top Nifty gainer today.
Bajaj Finance: Another Bajaj financial stock jumped 9.52 percent at close to settle at Rs 2,256.95.
NLC: Shares of power producer rose as much as up 12.6 percent to Rs 83, highest since June 27. It closed at Rs 82.25, higher by 11.60 percent.
Magma Fincorp: NBFC shares jumped 11.13 percent to Rs 114.85 at close, receding from the day's high of Rs 118.
TCS: Shares of Tata Consultancy Services ended at Rs 2,044, down by 2.29 percent.
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-with inputs from agencies