Sugar companies were in demand during the fortnight. Simbhaoli Sugars, Uttam Sugar, Rana Sugars, Dharani Sugars, Shree Renuka Sugars and Sakthi Sugars soared 82%, 76%, 62%, 60%, 55% and 50%, respectively.
Oil & gas companies were a mixed bag. Cairn India, Oil India, Oil & Natural Gas Corp and Indraprastha Gas declined 11%, 9%, 8% and 4%, respectively. Gail advanced 7%, while Selan Exploration ended flat.