FIIs buying help Sensex, Nifty gain 3%; over 60 stocks rose 10-50% in 5 days

Money Control | Oct 19, 2019 at 9:30 AM
  • Brushing aside slowdown fears, the bulls charge ahead on D-Street helped by consistent buying from foreign institutional investors (FIIs) for the past six trading sessions.
  • The S&P BSE Sensex rose 3.07 percent while the Nifty added 3.15 percent compared to 2.7 percent gain seen in the Small-cap index, and 4.6 percent rally witnessed in the Mid-cap index, for the week ended October 18.
  • In the Mid-cap space, 17 stocks gave double-digit returns which include names like Sun TV, RBL Bank, Oil India, Emami, Edelweiss Financial, and Adani Enterprises.