Sensex at 26,843, Nifty Recaptures 8,200-Mark by Rising 39 Points


Mumbai: The market ended at 2016-closing high in a late rally spurted by index heavyweights. The Sensex closed up 129.21 points or 0.5% at 26843.14, and the Nifty was up 39 points or 0.5% at 8218.95.

About 1252 shares have advanced, 1364 shares declined, and 158 shares are unchanged. Coal India, Tata Steel, Axis Bank, HUL and Hero MotoCorp were top gainers while Wipro, Sun Pharma, Lupin, ITC and Bajaj Auto were losers in the Sensex.