Mumbai: The equity benchmark indices ended higher today. Sensex closed on 16th August at 145.29 points higher at 55,582.58. Nifty ended 33.95 points higher at 16,563.05.
In the previous season, Sensex closed on 13th August at 593.31 points higher at 55,437.29. Nifty ended 164.70 points higher at 16,529.10.
Tata Steel, Bajaj Finance, M&M, Britannia Industries and IOC were the top Nifty50 gainers, while Maruti Suzuki, Shree Cements, Eicher Motors, Power Grid Corp and Bajaj Auto were the top index losers.