Stock Market At Close: Sensex, Nifty End Higher; BPCL, HDFC Life Top Gainers


by Sandip Das on 6 February 2024,  4 min read

Stock Market At Close: Sensex, Nifty End Higher; BPCL, HDFC Life Top Gainers - MyDhanush Blogs by Ashika

The Indian stock market ended the session on February 6, 2024, erasing the previous day’s losses. At close, Sensex jumped 454 points at 72,186.09 while Nifty gained 157 points and ended the session at 21,929.40.

Around 1635 stocks advanced and 943 declined while 90 stocks remained unchanged.

Among the sectors, except bank, FMCG, and power, all other sectoral indices ended in the green with auto, oil & gas, capital goods, healthcare, metal, and IT adding 1-3 percent each.

Top Nifty50 Gainers
Company Last Traded Price (Rs) % Change
BPCL 610.5 6.22
HDFC Life Insurance 592.2 5.12
HCL Technologies 1623.8 4.40
Tata Consultancy Services 4129.35 3.93
Maruti Suzuki 10830 3.85
Top Nifty50 Losers
Company Last Traded Price (Rs) % Change
Power Grid 275.2 -2.72
Britannia Industries 5015 -2.14
IndusInd Bank 1513.2 -1.60
ITC 431.9 -1.40
Grasim Industries 2063 -1.28
Asian markets end up mixed

Asian markets ended on a mixed note on February 6. Japan’s Nikkei shed 0.54 percent at 36,160 while Hang Seng jumped 3.88 percent and ended the session at 16,136.87. Kospi shed 0.59 percent at 2,576.20.

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European markets edge higher

European markets in the early hours of trade were trading in the green with FTSE up 0.35 percent at 7,639.64 while CAC was marginally up 0.08 percent at 7,596.29. German DAX shed 0.14 percent at 16,880.

Disclaimer: The information provided in this blog post is for informational purposes only and should not be construed as investment or trading advice. The author is not a financial advisor and does not have any professional qualifications in this area. The author does not guarantee the accuracy or completeness of the information provided. Any action you take based on the information in this blog post is done at your own risk. Please consult with a financial advisor before making any investment decisions.

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