The Sensex ended Thursday’s session higher, but could not hold on to the morning gains completely. Sensex closed the session 150,57 pts higher to 35,929.64, while the Nifty 50 closed below the psychological 10,800-level. PC Jeweller share price rocketed 14% in the afternoon trade. Sun Pharma share price slumped 3% after SEBI Chairman Ajay Tyagi said yesterday that the regulator is examining a whistle blower complaint.
Earlier, the SGX Nifty was trading at levels around 10, 830, about 41.50 points higher indicating a positive start for the domestic markets. Dow rose more than 150 points on trade-deal hopes, but closes well off session highs in yesterday’s session. Asian shares and the pound moved higher on Thursday as investors breathed a sigh of relief after British Prime Minister Theresa May survived a no-confidence vote, and as China appeared to be taking more steps to meet U.S. demands to open its markets, Reuters reported. We bring to you live updates from today’s session.