Sensex, Nifty Rise For A Third Day To End At Another Record High
Closing Bell: Sensex, Nifty Rise To New Record Highs
Indian equity benchmarks rose for a third day in a row to settle at new record highs.
The S&P BSE Sensex advanced marginally to 38,286 and the NSE Nifty 50 index rose 0.17 percent to 11,571.
For most part of the day, the benchmarks swung between gains and losses as buying in Reliance Industries, Axis Bank and Sun Pharma were offset by selling pressure in Hindustan Unilever, Tata Steel and HDFC.
Ten out of 19 sector gauges compiled by BSE ended higher led by the S&P BSE Power index's 1.5 percent gain. On the other hand, the S&P BSE Realty index was top loser, down 1.4 percent.
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