Equity markets closed in the green (Second Lead)August 7th, 2008 - 5:42 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 7 (IANS) Indian equity markets closed marginally in the green Thursday. The 30-share benchmark index of the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE), the Sensex, which opened at 15,031.86 points, touched a high of 15,280.06 before closing at 15,117.25. It went up by 43.71 points or 0.29 percent compared to its closing figure Wednesday.
The S&P CNX Nifty index of the National Stock Exchange, which opened at 4,515.25 points, closed at 4,523.85. It went up by 6.30 points or 0.14 percent from its previous close.