Market Closing bell : Nifty ends above 12,150, Sensex up 271 pts

Market Closing bell : Nifty ends above 12,150, Sensex up 271 pts

Indian indices ended higher on January 23 with Sensex broke the three day losing streak, while Nifty also snapped four day losing streak and finished above 12,150 level comfortably.

At close, the Sensex was up 271.02 points at 41,386.40, while Nifty was up 73 points at 12,180.40. About 1428 shares have advanced, 1064 shares declined, and 146 shares are unchanged. 

Yes Bank, IOC, L&T, GAIL and BPCL were among major gainers on the Nifty, while losers were Zee Entertainment, UPL, Power Grid, Cipla and Tech Mahindra.

All the sectoral indices ended higher. BSE Midcap and BSE smallcap gained 1 percent each.