New Delhi [India], Mar.12 (ANI): The markets during the closing on Monday posted its biggest intra-day gain in approximately 1.5 years, with the Sensex up 610.80 points at 33917.94.
Nifty, on the other hand traded up 194.50 points at 10421.40, at the close of day.
About 1380 shares advanced, 1341 shares declined, and 210 shares were unchanged, on Monday.
Barring Public Sector Undertaking (PSU) banks, all sectoral indices were higher, while midcaps too traded with gains of around 0.30 percent.
Automobile stocks reacted to positive data for February from The Society of Indian Automobile Manufacturers (SIAM).
Production of vehicles saw a growth of 14.41 percent in April-February 2018, SIAM said on Monday.
Furthermore, the Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 330.44 points or 1.38 percent to 24,190.9.