Nifty soars 0.9% to end above 15,800; check top gainers and losers

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Share Market Today In India

Nifty started off the week on a strong note on Monday amid buying across sectors, tracking a rebound across global markets as easing commodity rates boosted sentiments. Financial, IT, oil & gas and auto shares were the biggest gainers. Nifty closed the session 15,832.05.

Top Gainers and Losers in the Indian Stock Market Today

Paytm jumped 9%: Paytm extended rally amid favourable analyst call from foreign brokerages, jump in loan disbursals.

IDFC First Bank gained 4%: IDFC First Bank jumped amid a rally in bank stocks following recent underperformance. Stock is down 12% in the last month.

NMDC up 3%: NMDC rose 3% after the company said that the Chhattisgarh steel plant will be operational by September.

ONGC gained 3%: ONGC jumped 3% after reports that the company's overseas arm has made an oil discovery in a block in Colombia.

Coal India up 3%: Coal India gained 3% as easing covid curbs in China lifted sentiments for commodities.

Adani Power gained 3%: Adani Power extended rally from the previous week after the company completed the acquisition of 100% equities in SPPL and EREPL for about Rs 609 crore.

Vedanta gained 3%: Vedanta jumped 3% as easing covid curbs in China lifted sentiments for metal stocks.

HCL Tech closed 3% up: HCL Tech jumped 3% after Motilal Oswal maintained its positive stance on the IT sector on the back of sustained growth with stable margins.

BPCL up 3%: BPCL gained 3% as falling inflation expectations and easing of COVID-19 restrictions in China boosted sentiments.

IRCTC up 3%: IRCTC recovered amid positive sentiments in the market after a 12% fall over the last month due to disruptions caused by Agnipath scheme protests.

Tech Mahindra jumped 2%: Tech Mahindra ended 2% higher amid a rebound in IT stocks as analysts noted that tapering of inflation expectations in the US will be a key positive for the IT sector.

Adani Wilmar jumped 2%: Adani Wilmar shares extended rally after IIFL Securities noted that the company would get a large cap tag in AMFI's next review.

Federal Bank up 2%: Federal Bank shares jumped as analysts noted that the banking sector will benefit from a rising interest rate environment.

KPIT Tech jumped 1%: KPIT Tech shares jumped 1% amid rebound in the IT sector following recent plunge due to recession fears.

National Aluminum up 2%: Nalco closed 2% higher amid a rally in metal stocks on the back of easing Covid curbs in China.

Dabur gained 1%: Dabur shares trended higher amid buying in FMCG stocks as investors monitored positive news around monsoon and price hikes.

HUL gained 1%: HUL shares extend gains as investors monitored positive news around monsoon and price hikes.

Zomato down 7%: Zomato ended 7% lower after the company announced the acquisition of Blinkit in a share-swap deal for Rs 4,447 cr.

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