Sensex Shines In Early Trade, Climbs 162 Points

- Alive/NNC Correspondent   13-08-2015


The benchmark BSE Sensex rose for the second straight day by gaining over 162 points and the NSE Nifty recrossed the 8,400-mark in early trade today on sustained buying by investors amid a mixed trend overseas.

The 30-share index, which had gained 37.27 points in the previous session, rose further 162.03 points, or 0.58 percent, to 27,711.56, with healthcare, consumer durables, IT, technology and auto sectors staying in the limelight.

Also, the NSE Nifty regained the 8,400-level, jumping 53.35 points, or 0.63 percent, to 8,409.20.