Market live updates: The domestic equities began the first trading session of calendar year 2021 on a positive note on Friday and were trading with decent gaiins.
Among headline indices, the S&P BSE Sensex was once up 160 points at 47,910 levels and testing the 48,000-mark. Meantime, the Nifty50 index was once trading above the 14,000-mark. Mahindra & Mahindra rose 2 per cent and was once the top Sensex gainer, followed by TCS, State Bank of India, and ONGC (all up over half a per cent).
Shares of Antony Waste Handling Cell made a decent debut at the bourses on Friday with inventory of the solid waste management products and services company listing at Rs 430, a 36.5 per cent premium against its issue price of Rs 315 per share on the BSE. READ MORE
The trend among Nifty sectoral indices was once in large part positive, with Nfty PSU Bank index, up 1.2 per cent, leading the list of gainers.
In the broader markets, the S&P BSE MidCap and SmallCap indices were trading 0.5 per cent higher, each and every.
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