NEW DELHI: New Delhi: After four days of losing streak, the benchmark equity indices on Thursday ended in the positive zone on firm global cues.
On the National Stock Exchange (NSE), shares of Zee Entertainment rose 7.89% and took the pole position followed by JSW Steel, Hero MotorCorp, IndusInd Bank and Tata Motors which gained as much as 4.96%.
However, Tech Mahindra, ICICI Bank and UPL were among top losers falling 1.41%.
Among Sensex pack, Hero MotorCorp, Tata Motors, IndusInd Bank, State Bank of India and Vedanta were the most gaining stocks on Sensex, surging as much as 4.46%.
Meanwhile, Dish TV India surged 16% after rating firm CARE has revised rating on its bank facilities to A3+ from A3.
Reliance Infra gained 11% after the company reported to exchanges that 16 lenders have signed the inter-creditor agreement for resolution of its debt. It has now achieved standstill for 180 days as per the pact between the lenders.
Sensex closed at 38,823.11 rising 266.07 points, or 0.69%, while Nifty rose 84 points, or 0.73%, at 11,582.90.
BSE Midcap and Smallcap indices also ended in the green zone, rising 0.56% and 0.41% respectively.