The rupee came under further pressure on Thursday, hitting as low as 65.8950 per dollar, as the greenback strengthened after strong United States economic data added to the case for further interest rate hikes by the Federal Reserve.
Mumbai: The BSE Sensex on Thursday recovered by nearly 123 points as buying by domestic investors in banking, pharma, metal and realty stocks after recent falls helped the index break its seven-session falling streak.
"For a day or two, because of F&O expiry, some pullback is possible".
The BSE index rose 0.39 percent to end at 31,282.48, while the broader NSE index ended 0.34 percent higher at 9,768.95. During the day, it also touched a high of 31,340.91.
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ACC was the top gainer among the Nifty50 stocks, rising 3.52 per cent. Dr Reddy's Lab, Coal India, Kotak Mahindra Bank and Bharti Infratel were among the other prominent gainers in the Nifty.
In intra day trade, Sensex had gone up by more than 200 points after the investors gained confidence as the government on Thursday, reaffirmed that it is confident of meeting the fiscal targets.
"Sustained foreign investor selling, rising oil prices, and U.S. - North Korea tensions hurt sentiment", said Akash Jain, vice president of equity research at Ajcon Global Research.
The wider 51-scrip Nifty of the National Stock Exchange (NSE) reclaimed the psychologically important 9,800-mark to trade at 9,835.45 points - up 66.50 points or 0.68 per cent (at 1.10 p.m.). The S&P500 index gained 10.2 points or 0.41 per cent to 2,507.
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