Railway Stock Soars 20% To Lead Nifty 500 Gainers

Leading the gainers was Rail Vikas Nigam Limited, which saw an impressive increase of 19.56%, closing at ₹291.25.

StockCurrent PriceLast Close% Change
Rail Vikas Nigam Limited₹291.25₹243.619.56%
General Insurance Corporation of India₹356.05₹305.716.47%
Housing and Urban Development Corporation₹159.4₹137.715.76%
IRCON International₹227.8₹204.0511.64%
Aarti Industries₹678.9₹611.611.0%

General Insurance Corporation of India and Housing and Urban Development Corporation also recorded substantial gains, with increases of 16.47% and 15.76% respectively. IRCON International and Aarti Industries completed the list of top gainers with rises of 11.64% and 11.00%.

On the other side, Zee Entertainment Enterprises emerged as the biggest loser, with its stock price declining by 5.32%, closing at ₹235.00.

StockCurrent PriceLast Close% Change
Zee Entertainment Enterprises₹235.0₹248.2-5.32%
Metro Brands₹1165.65₹1213.05-3.91%
Quess Corp₹489.95₹507.0-3.36%
Dixon Technologies₹6100.2₹6303.1-3.22%
IndusInd Bank₹1561.1₹1612.9-3.21%

Metro Brands, Quess Corp, Dixon Technologies, and IndusInd Bank were also among the top losers, experiencing declines of 3.91%, 3.36%, 3.22%, and 3.21% respectively.

After a three-day losing streak, both Sensex and Nifty rebounded sharply on Friday. At the close of the market, the Sensex was up 496.37 points or 0.70% at 71,683.23, and the Nifty rose by 160.10 points or 0.75% to 21,622.40. The positive momentum was reflected across all sectoral indices, with auto, capital goods, Information Technology, FMCG, metal, oil & gas, and power each gaining 1-2%.

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