#NIFTY50 tests 17,000

Domestic equity markets snapped the six-day losing streak in Thursday's trade, on the back of revived global sentiments. Key indices Nifty50 climbed over 150 points to trade above 17,000 levels and the S&P BSE Sensex jumped over 550 points to trade at 57,149 levels.
Broader markets, meanwhile, outperformed benchmark indices as Nifty MidCap 100 and Nifty SmallCap 100 indices surged over 1 percent each.
Bullish sentiments steered all sectors into positive territory. Nifty Media, Nifty Metal, and Nifty PSU Bank indices advanced in the range of 1 percent to 2 percent.