Sensex ended higher on Friday after climbing more than 1 percent during the session, after Moody`s Investors Service upgraded India`s sovereign bond rating for the first time in nearly 14 years.
The broader NSE Nifty closed 0.67 percent higher at 10,283.60, while the benchmark BSE Sensex finished 0.71 percent up at 33,342.80.
Financials led the gains, with Housing Development Finance Corp Ltd rising 2.9 percent and ICICI Bank Ltd ending 1.8 percent higher.
For the week, the NSE index declined 0.4 percent, while the BSE index ended flat.
For the mid-day report, click
(This article has not been edited by Zeebiz editorial team and is auto-generated from an agency feed.)
Get Latest Business News, Stock Market Updates and Videos; Check your tax outgo through Income Tax Calculator and save money through our Personal Finance coverage. Check Business Breaking News Live on Zee Business Twitter and Facebook. Subscribe on YouTube.