China's industrial profits in November jumped 9% from last year, data released by China's National Bureau of Statistics showed.
Kotak Securities is bullish on SBI Life with a price target of Rs 1,175 per share.
Elsewhere in Asia, bourses in Shanghai, Hong Kong, Tokyo and Seoul ended with gains
In terms of volatility, I think that's what's been happening globally. I think we are still grappling with the inflation outlook and what that really
Bajaj Finance was the top gainer in the Sensex pack, rising 2.94%, followed by Bharti Airtel, Sun Pharma, Reliance Industries, SBI, L&T and Tata Steel
IndusInd Bank was the top gainer in the Sensex pack, rising around 2 per cent, followed by Reliance Industries, Tata Steel and M&M
HCL Tech was the top gainer in the Sensex pack, rising around 3 per cent, followed by Tech Mahindra, Tata Steel, Wipro, NTPC and Titan
Ventura Securities is bullish on Persistent Systems with a price target of Rs 5,600 per share.
China on Monday announced a cut in its one-year loan prime rate from 3.85% to 3.8%.
Kotak Securities is bearish on IndusInd Bank with a price target of Rs 830 per share.