- Indian rupee down 19 paise against dollarHit by rupee, Bharti Airtel Q2 net profit falls 29 per cent to Rs 512 crBSE Sensex closes at all-time high of 21,033.97, Tata Com, Bharti Airtel shares surgeBharti Airtel shares gain over 5 pct after unveiling Q2 results, market capitalisation jumps
target="_blank">HDFC Bank 0.95 pc and State Bank of India 0.94 pc.
The market breadth remained positive as 1,259 stocks closed higher while 1,185 shares finished lower.
Among the S&P BSE sectoral indices, healthcare rose 1.19 pc, followed by FMCG 1.12 pc, teck 0.66 pc and power 0.51 pc.
The mid-cap and small-cap indices were also quoted higher by 0.25 pc and 0.64 per cent, respectively.
Total turnover on the BSE fell to Rs 1,951.05 crore from Rs 2,243.47 crore yesterday.