For Derivatives Traders: TCS, Wipro, HCL Tech top gainers while Hindalco, Sunpharma , IndusInd Bank top losers
The Nifty IT, PSUBANK, and BANK indices closed in the green zone while the Nifty Metal, Pharma and Media indices closed in the red. Stocks like ULTRATECHCEM. TCS, RELIANCE, WIPRO and HCLTECH were top gainers that rose by 1-2%, while stocks like HINDALCO, SUNPHARMA, COALINDIA, INDUSINDBK and NTPC were top losers losing around 1-2%. Nifty closed at 13425 with a gain of 0.28%.
About 2.04 lakh shares were added in open interest with an increase in prices this indicates that long build-up was observed by market participants. On the options front, the volatility index increased by 3.28%: Reuters