Mumbai, February 2
The Sensex soared nearly 1,200 points while the NSE Nifty reclaimed the 14,600-mark on Tuesday as the post-Budget rally continued for the second session with brisk buying in banking, finance and infra stocks.
SBI top performer
- SBI was the top performer on Tuesday, darting up 7.10%, followed by UltraTech Cement, HDFC Bank, L&T, Airtel, Maruti Suzuki and Kotak Bank
Supportive global cues and fresh foreign fund inflows added to the momentum, traders said.After briefly topping the 50,000-level, the Sensex ended 1,197.11 points higher at 49,797.72. Likewise, the Nifty advanced 366.65 points to end the session at 14,647.85.
Together with Budget day gains, the Sensex has amassed 3,511 points in two sessions, and the Nifty has accumulated 1,007.25 points. — PTI