Market Close : Sensex was up 85.81 points

Market Close : Sensex was up 85.81 points

The benchmark indices rebounded after a day of profit booking and closed marginally higher on November 13, ahead of muhurat trading tomorrow. But the broader markets outperformed frontliners with the Nifty Midcap and Smallcap indices gaining nearly a percent each.

The Nifty50 gained 29.20 points to close at 12,720, and the BSE Sensex was up 85.81 points at 43,443.

Bajaj Finserv, Tata Steel, ICICI Bank, Axis Bank, Bajaj Finance, and SBI were major gainers among Sensex30 stocks, rising 1-4 percent.

However, L&T, HDFC, HDFC Bank, Bharti Airtel, Tech Mahindra, and M&M were top losers, falling half a percent to two percent.