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TCS leads Sensex over 15,000
The BSE Sensex extended gains on Monday to cross the 15,000 mark as hopes of recovery in corporate earnings boosted confidence worldwide.
IT stocks rose on better-than-expected Q1 results by TCS, India’s largest IT exporter by sales, announced after trading hours on Friday. Shares in TCS ended 15.34 percent higher at 500.10 rupees.
On the sectoral front, the BSE IT Index rose 7.2 percent, followed by the Realty Index which ended 4.91 percent higher. However, the BSE FMCG Index closed 0.49 percent lower.
Shares in Reliance Industries, which challenged a lower court ruling to supply gas to Reliance Natural at below-market price, ended 5.03 percent higher, while Reliance Natural shares were down 2.6 percent.
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