The Sensex settled 147 points higher, or 0.36 percent, to close Friday's trade at 41,599.
The BSE benchmark Sensex settled 147 points higher on Friday, tracking gains in index-heavyweights HDFC Bank and Infosys ahead of the earnings season. The broader Nifty scaled its life-time (intra-day) high of 12,311.20.
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Here's a quick recap of how top market indices and stocks fared on Friday:
Sensex: The Sensex settled 147 points higher, or 0.36 percent, to close Friday's trade at 41,599. So far this year, the 30-share benchmark BSE index has gained 0.84 percent, rising 346 points.
Nifty50: The Nifty50 climbed 41 points, or 0.33 percent, to settle at 12,257. So far this year, the broader NSE index has gained 88 points, or 0.73 percent.
Tata Consultancy Services: The IT major settled 0.10 percent lower, closing at Rs 2,213.85 per share on NSE.
Reliance Industries: The oil-telecom-retail conglomerates' shares ended 0.02 percent lower, quoting at Rs 1,547.70 on NSE.
HDFC Bank: The private sector lenders' shares settled 0.98 percent higher in trade today, quoting at Rs 1,283.20 on NSE.
Hindustan Unilever: The FMCG major's stock closed at Rs 1,953.75 per share, up 0.96 percent at close on NSE.
HDFC: The NBFC stock settled at Rs 2,458.15, up 0.04 percent.
Nifty Bank: The banking gauge settled flat, up just 0.02 percent at 32,097, 5 points higher at close. So far this year, Nifty Bank has lost 0.20 percent.
Nifty IT: The IT index ended 0.22 percent higher to settle at 15,960. So far this year, it has gained 1.96 percent.
Nifty FMCG: The consumer goods gauge settled 0.82 percent higher at 30,370. So far this year, Nifty FMCG has gained 249 points, or 0.83 percent.
Nifty Auto: The index ended 0.86 percent higher to settle at 8,225.50. So far this year, it has corrected by 0.28 percent.
Nifty Metal: The metal index gained 1.21 percent to settle at 2,840. So far this year, the index has gained 1.41 percent.
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