Share Market News Today | Sensex, Nifty, Share Prices HIGHLIGHTS: Domestic equity market benchmarks BSE Sensex and Nifty 50 ended over half a per cent higher in Friday's volatile session. BSE Sensex ended 254 points or 0.64 per cent higher at 39,983, while the broader Nifty 50 index gained 82 points or 0.70 per cent to close at 11,762. Tata Steel was the top Sensex gainer, up 5.24 per cent, followed by HDFC Bank, UltraTech Cement, Power Grid Corporation of India, ONGC, Kotak Mahindra Bank and Infosys. On the flip side, HCL Tech shares fell the most, down 3.76 per cent. M&M, Reliance Industries (RIL), Asian Paints and Sun Pharma were among other losers on the pack. Barring Nifty IT and Nifty Media indices, all the sectoral indices ended in the positive territory today. Top gainers in Nifty Metal index were JSW Steel, Welspun Corp, Jindal Steel and Tata Steel. Nifty Bank index too gained 2 per cent led by Bandhan Bank, HDFC Bank, RBL Bank and Kotak Mahindra Bank.