Sensex surges 1,147 points, Nifty reclaims 15,200 mark: Five factors behind the rally
Benchmark indices rose for the third straight session today backed by strong buying in financial and energy stocks. Sensex surged 1,148 points to breach the 51,000-level and Nifty reclaimed the 15,200 mark on Wednesday.
While Sensex closed 1,147 points or 2.28 per cent higher at 51,444, Nifty climbed 326.50 points or 2.19 per cent to end at 15,245. Market cap on BSE rose to Rs 210.22 lakh crore.
Top Sensex gainers were Bajaj FinServ, Reliance Industries, Bajaj Finance, ICICI Bank, HDFC and Axis…