Markets close in the green (Third Lead)February 9th, 2009 - 6:22 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 9 (IANS) Indian equities markets closed in the green Monday, with a key index gaining 3.04 percent over its previous close.
The sensitive index (Sensex) of the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE), which opened higher at 9,359 points, gained 283.03 points or 3.04 percent from the previous close to end trade at 9,583.89 points.
At the same time, the S&P CNX Nifty index of the National Stock Exchange (NSE) moved up 2.7 percent to close at 2,919.9 points.
The BSE midcap index was up 1.7 percent, while the BSE smallcap index gained 1.63 percent over its previous close.