Sensex spurts by 882.40 points during the week

Mumbai, May 30 (FN Bureau) The BSE Sensex zooms up 882.40 points or 1.75 pc to settle at 51,422.88 in a week under review as encouraging quarterly earnings and positive global cues boosted investors sentiment. The moderation in daily new COVID-19 cases in India also improved risk sentiments. Nifty advanced 260.35 points or 1.72 pc to settle at 15,435.65. The BSE Mid-Cap index gained 176.08 or 0.82 PC to settle at 21,661.83. The BSE Small-Cap index added 348.29 points or 1.51 pc to settle at 23,478.69.

On Monday the Sensex, rose 111.42 points to settle at 50,651.90 Nifty gained 22.40 points to settle at 15,197.70. On Tuesday the Sensex fell 14.37 points to settle at 50,637.53. Nifty gained 10.75 points to settle at 15,208.45. On Wednesday the Sensex, rose 379.99 points to settle at 51,017.52. Nifty gained 93 points or settle at 15,301.45. On Thursday the trading was volatile as the May 2021 F&O contract expired on Thursday, the Sensex, rose 97.70 points to settle at 51,115.22. Nifty gained 36.40 points to settle at 15,337.85. On Friday, the Sensex advanced 307.66 points to settle at 51,422.88. Nifty gained 97.80 points to settle at 15,435.65.