Market Markets at close: How the major indices and stocks fared on Thursday Updated : October 17, 2019 03:57 PM IST The Sensex settled 453 points higher, or 1.17 percent, to close Thursday's trade at 39,052. The Nifty50 also gained 122 points, or 1.07 percent, to settle at 11,586. Nifty Auto ended higher, surging 3.13 percent to settle at 7,914. So far this year, it has corrected by 14 percent. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.