Sensex regains 561.98 pts


Mumbai, The benchmark index of Bombay Stock Exchagne (BSE)) on Monday regained by 561.98 points at 38,959.27 in opening trade as fresh buying was seen across the board amid positive global cues.The Nifty of National Stock Exchange (NSE) too rose by 158.50 points at 11,360.25.The sensex had crashed by 1048 pts on Friday.The Sensex registered intra-day high and low at 39,083.17 and 38,683.67 points respectively. The Nifty recorded day intra day high and low at 11,433 and 11,308.30 points respectively.The sectoral indices like Materials, Consumer Durable, Realty, FMCG, Finance and Bankex stocks pushed the market up in early trade.The gainers were HCL Tech by 4.47 pc to Rs 558, ICICI Bank by 4.11 pc to Rs 516.45, Infosys by 3.64 pc to Rs 758, Nestle India by 2.39 pc to Rs 16146.70 and TCS by 2.25 pc to Rs 2046.The losers were Bajaj Auto by 3.06 pc to Rs 2801.95, Kotak Bank by 1.09 pc to Rs 1602 and Bajaj Finance by 0.20 pc to Rs 4450.