Stock market update: Fertilisers stocks up as market rises

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NEW DELHI: Fertilisers shares closed higher in the Monday’s session.

Khaitan Chemicals & Fertilizers(up 5.44%), Deepak Fertilizers & Petrochemicals(up 5.15%), Agro Phos(up 4.87%), Nagarjuna Fertilizers & Chem(up 4.63%), Sikko Industries(up 3.00%), Fertilizers & Chemicals Tranvancore(up 2.88%), G S F C(up 2.61%), Chambal Fertilisers & Chemicals(up 2.28%), Rashtriya Chemicals & Fertilizers(up 2.26%) and Madras Fertlizers(up 1.55%) stood among the top gainers.

Coromandel International(down 0.71%) and Southern Petrochemicals Industries(down 0.09%) were among the top losers of the day.

The NSE Nifty50 index ended 190.6 points up at 18003.3, while the 30-share BSE Sensex closed up 650.98 points at 60395.63.

UPL Ltd(up 4.14%), Titan Company Ltd(up 3.3%), Hero MotoCorp(up 3.16%), Maruti Suzuki(up 2.78%), Tata Motors(up 2.67%), Larsen & Toubro(up 2.53%), State Bank of India(up 2.52%), HDFC(up 2.42%), Coal India(up 2.39%) and Kotak Mahindra Bank(up 2.29%) stood among the top gainers in the Nifty pack.

On the other hand, Wipro(down 2.53%), Divis Laboratories(down 1.13%), Nestle India(down 0.98%), Asian Paints(down 0.64%), Power Grid Corporation of India(down 0.58%), TATA CONSUMER PRODUCTS(down 0.57%), Hindustan Unilever(down 0.38%), Shree Cement(down 0.37%), Eicher Motors(down 0.32%) and Sun Pharmaceutical Industries(down 0.27%) closed in the red.