Markets in green, Sensex gains 150 pointsMay 22nd, 2009 - 6:25 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 22 (IANS) Indian equities markets ended trade in the green Friday, with a key index gaining 150 points over its previous close.
The 30-scrip sensitive index (Sensex) of the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE), which opened at 13,663.54 points, ended at 13,887.15 points - 150.61 points or 1.1 percent above Thursday’s close.
The S&P CNX Nifty of the National Stock Exchange (NSE) followed the Sensex to end in the green, moving up 0.53 percent to 4,233.15 points.
Broader market indices also closed higher, with the BSE midcap index ending trade 1.75 percent up, and the BSE smallcap index gaining 3.19 percent.