Stock market update: Nifty Bank index advances 1.1%

Stock market update: Nifty Bank index advances 1.1%

NEW DELHI: The Nifty Bank index closed on a positive note on Monday.

Shares of IDFCBANK(up 11.72 per cent), Punjab National Bank(up 6.54 per cent), Kotak Mahindra Bank(up 2.51 per cent), Bandhan Bank(up 2.24 per cent) and AU Small Finance Bank(up 2.15 per cent) ended the day as top gainers in the pack.

On the other hand, IndusInd Bank(down 0.32 per cent) finished as the top losers of the day.

The Nifty Bank index closed 1.1 per cent up at 37903.2.

Benchmark NSE Nifty50 index ended up 181.8 points at 17340.05, while the BSE Sensex stood up 545.25 points at 58115.5.

Among the 50 stocks in the Nifty index, 38 ended in the green, while 12 closed in the red.

Shares of YES Bank,

, Zomato Ltd., Tata Steel and

were among the most traded shares on the NSE.

Shares of Metro Brands Ltd.,

,

,

and

hit their fresh 52-week highs in today’s trade, while Bombay Rayon,

,

,

Ltd. and

hit their fresh 52-week lows.

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