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Stock market ends in green as banking and auto stock surge

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Stock market today

new Delhi. Domestic stock markets closed higher today with the help of banking and auto stocks buying with better foreign signals. In today's trade, the Sensex gained 595 points to 32200 and the Nifty ended 175 points at 9490.

The auto sector has seen the biggest boom in today's business. The index closed today with a gain of 3.2 per cent. All the 15 stocks included in the index remained in the green mark, the highest being seen in Eicher Motors. The stock has closed up over 7 per cent. Motherson Sumi, Bharat Forge, Hero MotoCorp have been growing by more than 5%. The banking sector index closed up 2.38 percent. 8 of the 12 stocks in the index closed with gains. HDFC Bank closed 4.85 per cent, IndusInd Bank 4.15 per cent, Federal Bank 3.66 per cent and ICICI Bank 2.16 per cent.

Improved foreign signals and buying in heavyweights have been the main reason for today's rally in the stock market. Sentiments improved due to better foreign signals. On the other hand, buying by investors in HDFC Bank, Tata Motors and Reliance Industries helped the leading index to register gains.

This post was published on May 28, 2020 4:36 pm

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