The 30-share BSE benchmark gained 85.88 factors or 0.14 per cent to settle at 61,308.91. During the day, it jumped 162.45 factors to 61,385.48.
The market capitalisation of BSE-listed companies reached a lifetime high of Rs 2,80,02,437.71 crore on Monday.
“Markets started the week on a flat note amid mixed global cues. As the day progressed, high volatility was witnessed but the benchmark traded in a positive range for most of the session,” stated Ajit Mishra, VP – Research, Religare Broking Ltd.
Ultratech Cement was the largest gainer among the many Sensex shares, with a achieve of 2.78 per cent, adopted by Maruti Suzuki, Mahindra & Mahindra, Tata Steel, TCS, L&T and SBI.
In the broader market, BSE midcap index rose by 0.23 per cent whereas smallcap index gained 0.61 per cent. PTI