Mumbai, January 5
Equity benchmark Sensex defied gravity for the 10th straight session to close at a fresh lifetime high on Tuesday as robust buying in financial and IT stocks offset lacklustre global cues.
Persistent foreign fund inflows supported the benchmarks, though a weakening rupee capped the gains, traders said. — PTI
7th session of record highs in row
- Despite opening on a negative note, the Sensex pared all losses and staged a smart recovery to end 260.98 points higher at 48,437.78. It touched an all-time high of 48,486.24 during the day
- The NSE Nifty rose 66.60 points to settle at a new peak of 14,199.50. It scaled a record intra-day high of 14,215.60