Money on the markets
A maturing market amid the mayhem
The rally in the benchmark, which closed at 14,913, was led by HDFC (up 7.7 percent). Gains in Tata Steel, M&M and Reliance Infrastructure also helped.
Banking stocks were the top performers, with PNB, Oriental Bank, Union Bank and ICICI gaining over 3 percent each. All sectoral indices closed positive.
Reliance Natural was the top traded counter on the BSE, gaining nearly 7 percent. Suzlon Energy, Ispat Industries and Satyam were among the other top traded stocks.