Stock market update: Nifty Pharma index advances 3.08%

Stock market update: Nifty Pharma index advances 3.08%

NEW DELHI: The Nifty Pharma index closed on a positive note on Tuesday.

Shares of Cipla(up 5.4 per cent), Lupin(up 4.68 per cent), Sun Pharmaceutical Industries(up 4.24 per cent), Abbott India(up 4.23 per cent) and Laurus(up 3.98 per cent) ended the day as top gainers in the pack.

On the other hand, Granules India(down 3.83 per cent) and Gland Pharma(down 0.67 per cent) finished as the top losers of the day.

The Nifty Pharma index closed 3.08 per cent up at 12750.7.

Benchmark NSE Nifty50 index ended up 194.0 points at 17816.25, while the BSE Sensex stood up 578.51 points at 59719.74.

Among the 50 stocks in the Nifty index, 44 ended in the green, while 6 closed in the red.

Shares of

, PNB, Zomato Ltd.,

and

were among the most traded shares on the NSE.

Shares of

, Upsurge Seeds of Agriculture Ltd.,

,

and

hit their fresh 52-week highs in today’s trade, while Dynemic Product(PP), Debock Sales & Mktg,

,

and

hit their fresh 52-week lows.

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