Share Market News Today | Sensex, Nifty, Share Prices Highlights: Domestic equity market benchmarks BSE Sensex and Nifty 50 staged a smart recovery in the late afternoon deals and settled over half a per cent higher on Friday. The 30-share Sensex jumped 242 points or 0.72 per cent to end at 33,781, while the broader Nifty 50 index settled at 9,973, with a gain of 71 points or 0.72 per cent. M&M share price soared over 7 per cent on the back of better traction from its farm equipment segment and was the top Sensex gainer. Reliance Industries, Bajaj Finance, Bharti Airtel, Sun Pharma, SBI and Titan were among the other top Sensex gainers. While ONGC led the pack of losers on Sensex, followed by Tech Mahindra, Power Grid, Infosys, Kotak Mahindra Bank, TCS and Axis Bank. Barring Nifty Media and Nifty IT all the Nifty sectoral indices settled in the positive territory. The Nifty Auto index jumped nearly 3 per cent led by gains in M&M, Hero MotoCorp, TVS Motor and Bajaj-Auto. Similarly, Nifty Bank index also advanced over half a per cent with Bandhan Bank, RBL Bank, IDFC First Bank and Federal Bank as top index gainers.