The central bank is widely expected to keep policy rates unchanged tomorrow and will stay focused on controlling inflation, experts said. In early trading, both indices were gaining more than half a per cent.
A total of 65 stocks registered a fresh 52-week high in trade today, while 11 stocks touched a new 52-week low on the NSE.
However, value-buying in several heavyweights towards the fag-end trimmed the losses, with the index finishing at 32,802.44, down 67.28 points or 0.20%.
"The recent correction in PSU banks provides an opportunity for investors to accumulate as the long term prospects remains strong owing to healthy recapitalisation".
Overseas, the Asian markets saw the shares of most of the companies decline, since investors across the globe have an eye on the final tax legislation in the United States, where policy uncertainty kept sentiment in check. DIIs had bought shares worth Rs 995.11 crore, while foreign funds sold shares to the tune of Rs 1,217.92 crore yesterday, the provisional exchange data showed.
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Hero MotoCorp was the worst performer in the Sensex pack, falling 2.31%, followed by Wipro at 2.29%.
The 30-share Sensex was trading higher by 190.36 points, or 0.57%, at 33,139.57, with all sectoral indices in the green, led by consumer durables, bank, metal, and auto.
Bharti Airtel, Tata Motors and Maruti were the top gainers on Sensex.
Infratel (-1.7%), Power Grid (-0.8%), NTPC (-0.7%), SBI (-0.5%) and Asian Paints (-0.50%) were the top losers in today's trade.
The broader market depicted a mixed trend, with the BSE mid-cap ending up 0.41 per cent, while small-cap index finished 0.03 per cent down.
In the Eurozone, key indices such as Paris CAC 40 and Frankfurt's DAX Performance Index were up by 0.32% and 0.55% in their early deals.