NTPC Leads Gainers As Markets Close Higher To End The Week

Friday’s trading saw a mixed bag of gainers and losers on the NIFTY 50 index. NTPC emerged as the top performer, while Hero MotoCorp trailed at the bottom. Here is a detailed analysis of the day’s trading action.

The top gainer of the day was NTPC, with a significant 2.02% gain on its last close price, reaching ₹242.75. Following it closely was ONGC, which saw a 1.66% rise to ₹195.90. Tech Mahindra also made a noticeable move, edging up 1.26% to ₹1,138.15.

StockCurrent PriceLast Close% Change
NTPC.NS₹242.75₹237.952.02%
ONGC.NS₹195.9₹192.71.66%
TECHM.NS₹1138.15₹1123.951.26%
TATACONSUM.NS₹912.7₹902.851.09%
ULTRACEMCO.NS₹8710.85₹8627.050.97%
Top Gainers.
StockCurrent PriceLast Close% Change
HEROMOTOCO.NS₹3105.2₹3173.9-2.16%
M&M.NS₹1524.1₹1552.05-1.8%
HCLTECH.NS₹1255.45₹1267.5-0.95%
TITAN.NS₹3256.35₹3283.75-0.83%
HINDALCO.NS₹481.3₹484.45-0.65%
Top Losers.

Not far behind, Tata Consumers experienced a 1.09% boost, trading at ₹912.70. Ultratech Cement rounded off the list of top five performers, with its stock advancing 0.97% to ₹8,710.85.

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On the flip side, Hero was the biggest laggard of the day, slipping 2.16% from its last close to ₹3,105.20. M&M suffered a blow of 1.80%, with its price falling to ₹1,524.10.

Meanwhile, HCL Tech descended 0.95% to trade at ₹1,255.45. Titan also took a hit, down 0.83% at ₹3,256.35. Lastly, Hindalco lost some ground, with a minor dip of 0.65%, closing at ₹481.30.

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