Sensex recoups over 100 points


Mumbai: The benchmark Sensex rose over 100 points to trade above the 28,000 mark in early trade Friday as value-based buying in consumer durables, healthcare, power, capital goods and auto sectors took the recovery forward.With this, the index brushed off losses in other Asian markets ahead of the Greece referendum.

The 30-share gauge, which had lost 75.07 points in yesterday’s volatile session, recovered 100.95 points, or 0.36 percent, at 28,046.75. Similarly, the 50-share Nifty edged up 23.50 points, or 0.28 percent, to 8,468.40 in early trade.