Market ended marginally higher | Nifty above 8,600

sensex 26 DECThe equity market closed on a flat note and quiet start to the October series. First one – hour market trade with the positive note than it is slipped and gone red note but last one hour it is running fast and ended with marginal gains.

Sensex ended with gains 38.43 points or 0.14 percent at 27865.96. Sensex opened at 27,807.82, Touched a high of 27,955.21 and a low of 27,716.78 an intraday.

Nifty ended with marginally up 19.90 points or 0.23 percent to 8611.15. Nifty opened at 8,581.50, Touched a high of 8,637.15 and a low of 8,555.20 an intraday. About 2060 shares advanced against 637 declining shares on the exchange.

BSE midcap index was up 1.95 percent at 13166.68. BSE smallcap index surged 2.13 percent at 12780.80. Bank Nifty surged more than half percent and closed at 19285.70.

Nifty Gainers – Aurobindo Pharma 3.66%, Bank of Baroda 3.40%, GAIL 3.08%, M&M 3.03%, Grasim 2.74%.
Nifty Losers – Cipla 3.78, ITC 1.77%, Tech Mahindra 1.71%, Bharti Infratel 1.63%, Coal India -1.63%.