The market today opened up with Sensex trading 111 points higher at 10447 and Nifty 24 points higher at 3133, from the previous close. CNX Midcap opened down 0.6 per cent and BSE Midcap up by 0.95 per cent. The market breadth remained positive when the market opened, with advances of 434 versus a decline of 63.
The market ended in the positive masking a volatile session due to profit booking on Tuesday. Sensex shut shop at 10335, up 60 points and Nifty at 3112, down 8 points from the previous close. CNX Midcap index was down 0.64 per cent and BSE Smallcap index was down 0.23 per cent. The market breadth was negative with advances at 522 against declines of 707 on the NSE.
Top Nifty gainers, yesterday, included Ambuja Cements, Grasim and ACC while losers included DLF, RCom and Unitech.
— Shailesh Shah