News > Sensex rises over 150 points, Nifty50 firm above 17,700; IT, metal shares jump

Sensex rises over 150 points, Nifty50 firm above 17,700; IT, metal shares jump

01/11/2021 11:46 AM | Click to read full article

Indian equity benchmarks Sensex and Nifty50 started Monday's session on a positive note shrugging off weakness in other Asian markets.

Gains in IT, metal, and select financial shares pushed the headline indices higher. Broader markets also rose, with the midcap and smallcap indices rising around half a percent each in early deals.