Sensex jumps over 130 points, Nifty regains 10,800

Caution ahead of the Q3 corporate earning session starting this week and outcome of the ongoing US-China trade talks kept the indices in a short range.

Sensex jumps over 130 points, Nifty regains 10,800

New Delhi: The Sensex and Nifty ended in the green on Tuesday after opening lower.

Caution ahead of the Q3 corporate earning session starting this week and outcome of the ongoing US-China trade talks kept the indices in a short range.

The BSE Sensex jumped 130.77 points or 0.36 percent to 35,980.93 while the NSE Nifty jumped 30.35 points or 0.28 percent to 10,802.15.

In the Sensex kitty, Sun Pharma was the top gainer, surging 3.98 percent; followed by private lender ICICI Bank 3.46 percent ahead of earnings.

Shares of Tata Motors surged 2.34 percent largely on reports of strong JLR UK sales. Other gainers include SBI, Yes Bank, Axis Bank, Bajaj Auto and IndusInd Bank, rising up to 3.18 percent. While losers include Kotak Bank, NTPC, HDFC, HUL, Bajaj Finance and M&M, falling up to 1.41 percent.

Meanwhile, foreign portfolio investors (FPIs) bought shares worth a net Rs 736.18 crore, while domestic institutional investors (DIIs) sold shares to the tune of Rs 141.97 crore, while on Monday, provisional data showed.

With Agency Inputs