Sensex, Nifty end in positive territory, IT, select banks push Sensex up


Mumbai, Sep 14 (UNI) The BSE Sensex and Nifty ended in a positive territory on Tuesday.
While BSE Sensex closed at 58,247.09, up 69.33 points or 0.12 per cent, Nifty closed at 17,380, up 24.70 points or 0.14 per cent.

The Sensex, which opened at 58,482.62, registered days high and low at 58,482.62 and 58,214.29 pts respectively.

The Nifty, which opened at 17,420.35 recorded days high and low at 17,438.55 and 17.367.05 pts respectively.

In the intraday trade, small and mid caps recorded highs. Mid and small caps outperformed.

The BSE Midcap index closed 1.09 per cent higher while the small cap index registered a gain of 0.63 per cent.

Nestle, UltraTech Cement and Tata Steel were among the top draggers while IndusInd Bank, HCL Tech and Bajaj Auto were among the top gainers at the BSE Sensex.