Sensex holds above 40,000 mark, Nifty closes at 11,899.50

WION Web Team New Delhi, Delhi, India Nov 01, 2019, 05.04 PM(IST)

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Most sectoral indices at the National Stock Exchange were in the green except for Nifty auto and IT.

Domestic Stock market indices were volatile on Friday but traded in a narrow range throughout the trading session.

The Sensex ended 36 points higher at 40,165 while the Nifty 50 edged higher by 22.05 points to 11,899.50.

Most sectoral indices at the National Stock Exchange were in the green except for Nifty auto and IT. Nifty media jumped by 7.6 per cent while metal was up by 2.3 per cent.

On a weekly basis, Sensex gained 2.83 per cent while Nifty added 2.72 per cent.

Sectorally, barring auto and IT stocks, all the sectoral indices on the NSE ended in the green. Media stocks jumped the most with the Nifty Media jumping nearly 8 per cent to 1,923.15 levels. 

(With inputs from ANI)