Sensex rebounds midway on revival of buying

The Bombay Stock Exchange benchmark Sensex gained 72.42 points at mid-session on Thursday on a revival of buying by funds of heavy-weight stocks available at attractive levels, wiping off early losses.

Updated: Dec 10, 2009, 13:00 PM IST

Mumbai: The Bombay Stock Exchange benchmark
Sensex gained 72.42 points at mid-session on Thursday on a revival
of buying by funds of heavy-weight stocks available at
attractive levels, wiping off early losses.

The Sensex, which lost 102 points in previous session and
later nearly 100 points in early trade today, rebounded
gaining 72.42 points, or 0.42 percent, and stood at 17,197.64
at 1230 hrs.

Similarly, the National Stock Exchange index Nifty rose
by 22.85 points to 5,134.85 with a significant rise in stocks
of metal, capital goods and power sectors.

PTI