Sensex up 31 points in early trade
The BSE benchmark index gains 30.85 points to 16,370.74 on fresh buying by retail investors in some strong shares.Updated: Mar 05, 2008 10:44 IST
The Bombay Stock Exchange benchmark Sensex on Wednesday gained 31 points in early trade on fresh buying by retail investors in some fundamentally strong shares.
The 30-share index, which lost nearly 338 points on Tuesday, traded 30.85 points higher to 16,370.74 in the first five minutes of trade.
Similarly, the wide-based National Stock Exchange index, Nifty, gained 23.75 points to 4,888 as heavy-weight stocks like Reliance Industries, Infosys and Tata Steel rose on retail buying.