Barring ONGC, Infosys and Coal India, the balance seven companies including the likes of TCS, RIL, ITC and HDFC Bank saw solid rise in their market capitalisation (m-cap) for the week ended Friday (November 21).
Driven by heightened interest of private equity investors in start-ups and online ventures, the IT & ITeS sector in India attracted USD 1.64 billion funding in the July-September period, says consultancy firm PwC.
Production of Crude Oil and natural Gas in October 2014
The week played out with gold consolidating, while silver maintained its momentum during an otherwise lacklustre session for the bullion market amid investors adopting caution.
Extending gains for fifth straight week, stock specific actions sparked by a smart rally in banking and capital goods sector lifted both benchmark indices, Sensex and Nifty, by over one per cent to conclude the week at new record highs.