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Sensex jumps 488 pts, Nifty above 17,420; media stocks climb

Business Standard | 09/02/2022 03:02 PM | Click to read full article

The key indices were trading near the day's high in mid-morning trade. The Nifty was trading above the 17,400 mark. Media stocks bounced after a four-day decline. At 12:26 IST, the barometer index, the S&P BSE Sensex, was up 488.24 points or 0.84% to 58,296.82. 

The Nifty 50 index added 158.50 points or 0.92% to 17,425.25. In the broader market, the S&P BSE Mid-Cap index gained 0.91% while the S&P BSE Small-Cap index rose 0.25%.