Share Market News Today | Sensex, Nifty, Share Prices Highlights: Sensex and Nifty closed with gains on Thursday morning helped by RBI’s key announcements. S&P BSE Sensex ended 362 points or 0.96% higher at 38,025 points, while the 50-stock Nifty managed to close at the 11,200 mark. Tata Steel was up 3.8%, followed by Infosys, up 2.6% and Bajaj Finance. Bharti Airtel, Mahindra & Mahindra, L&T, and Axis Bank were the other laggards on Sensex. Apart from Nifty PSU Bank, all sectoral indices ended with gains. Nifty IT gained 1.7% while Nifty FMCG and Nifty Metal jumped 1.3%.
Reserve Bank of India’s MPC decided to keep rates unchanged. Repo rate for now will remain and 4% and the reserve repo at 3.55%. The RBI Governor, however, added that stressed MSMEs will be allowed loan restructuring but did not lend clarity on loan moratorium which ends this month.