- Indian rupee down 19 paise against dollarHit by rupee, Bharti Airtel Q2 net profit falls 29 per cent to Rs 512 crBSE Sensex closes at all-time high of 21,033.97, Tata Com, Bharti Airtel shares surgeBharti Airtel shares gain over 5 pct after unveiling Q2 results, market capitalisation jumps
Reddys Laboratories(3.87 pc), Hindalco Industries (2.77 pc), ICICI Bank (2.23 pc) and Bharat Heavy Electricals Ltd (BHEL) (2.09 pc).
The market breadth remained positive as 1,259 stocks closed higher while 1,185 shares finished lower.
Among the S&P BSE sectoral indices, healthcare rose 1.19 pc, followed by FMCG 1.12 pc, teck 0.66 pc and power 0.51 pc.
The mid-cap and small-cap indices were also quoted higher by 0.25 pc and 0.64 per cent, respectively.
Total turnover on the BSE fell to Rs 1,951.05 crore from Rs 2,243.47 crore yesterday.