Markets close above day’s lows, Sensex up 34 points (Third Lead)June 2nd, 2009 - 5:27 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 2 (IANS) A key index of the Indian equities markets came off the day’s lows to close 34 points in the green Tuesday.
The 30-scrip sensitive index (Sensex) of the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE), which opened at 14,892.93 points, ended at 14,874.91 points (provisional) - 34.28 points or 0.23 percent above Monday’s close.
Though the S&P CNX Nifty of the National Stock Exchange (NSE) followed the Sensex, it couldn’t manage to rise above its last closing figure, ending trade at 4,526.5 points, a marginal loss of 0.08 percent.
Broader market indices did better, with the BSE midcap index gaining 0.82 percent and the BSE smallcap index ending 0.91 percent up.