IT stocks ended higher on reports that global brokerage firm Morgan Stanley upgraded ratings for Infosys, HCL Technologies to overweight.
Shares of Wipro closed higher by 5% at Rs. 331, while HCL Tech stock ended higher by 5% at Rs.948.
Infosys stock closed 4% higher at Rs. 1122 and TCS stock surged 4% at Rs. 2850.
The board of directors of Wipro will held on January 18-19 to consider December 2017 quarter (Q3FY18) results.
HCL Tech will also announce its results on 19th January, 2018.
Sensex was lower by 72 points at 34,771 , While Nifty was lower by 41 points at 10,700.