Sensex, Nifty at record high; RIL, HDFC Bank stocks fuel rally
25 July, 2017, 00:25 | Author: Elaine Woods
The BSESensex and the NSENifty hit record highs in the morning trade on Monday as investors bought oil and gas, IT and banking stocks after better-than-expected financial results. At the close, the benchmark 30-share index, BSE Sensex added 216.98 or 0.68% at 32,245.87 with 18 components posting rise.
In Asia, slipped with the MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan down 0.2 percent.
At 12.50 p.m., the wider Nifty of the National Stock Exchange (NSE) traded 52.60 points, or 0.53 per cent higher at 9,967.85 points. "The gains in the Nifty were supported by impressive gains in index pivotals HDFC Bank, RIL, ITC and Infosys", Deepak Jasani, Head of Retail Research, HDFC Securities, told IANS. It touched a record intra-day high of 32,320.86 points.
The rupee opened lower at the interbank foreign exchange market and slid by 11 paise to 64.43 per dollar in early trade.
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