Sensex was up 92.94 points or 0.22%

Sensex was up 92.94 points or 0.22%

The benchmark indices ended with moderate gains but off record high on January 14 with Nifty closed above 10,350.

At close, the Sensex was up 92.94 points or 0.22% at 41,952.63, while Nifty was up 30.80 points or 0.25% at 12,360.30. About 1440 shares have advanced, 1036 shares declined, and 151 shares are unchanged. 

Vedanta, Britannia Industries, Hero MotoCorp, ITC and Zee Entertainment were among major gainers on the Nifty, while losers were Yes Bank, IndusInd Bank, UPL, Reliance Industries and Kotak Mahindra Bank.

Among sectors, FMCG index gained over 1 percent followed by metal, pharma, auto and IT. BSE Midcap and Smallcap Indices ended 0.7 percent higher.