MARKET LIVE: Indices off highs, Sensex up 150 points; IT stocks gain

Among the the benchmark indices, the S&P BSE Sensex was buying and selling one hundred fifty factors, or .38 per cent, up at 39,620 ranges. Before in the session, the index had briefly reclaiming the psychological stage of forty,000. The Nifty50 index hovered close to 11,720 ranges. ONGC (up 5{bcdc0d62f3e776dc94790ed5d1b431758068d4852e7f370e2bcf45b6c3b9404d}), Tech Mahindra (up two{bcdc0d62f3e776dc94790ed5d1b431758068d4852e7f370e2bcf45b6c3b9404d}), and HDFC and

(the two up one{bcdc0d62f3e776dc94790ed5d1b431758068d4852e7f370e2bcf45b6c3b9404d}) ended up between the prime Sensex gainers. On the other hand, Bharti Airtel and Maruti Suzuki dipped one per cent.

The Nifty sectoral indices ended up buying and selling combined, with the Nifty IT index, up one per cent, leading the list of gainers.

The broader sector, on the other hand, underperformed the benchmarks. The S&P BSE MidCap index and SmallCap index ended up buying and selling .5 and .7 per cent reduce, respectively.