Sunday 19th, November 2017
canara news

Stocks scale fresh records as November F&O series opens strong

Published On : 27 Oct 2017


Mumbai,(PTI) The BSE Sensex today soared to life-time high of 33,270.62 and the NSE Nifty scaled another record high of 10.366.15 in opening trade as the November derivatives series took off on a strong footing amid positive Asian cues.

Consumer durables, power and pharma stocks led the gains, rising by up to 0.85 per cent.

The 30-share Sensex soared by 123.49 points, or 0.37 per cent, to 33,270.62 points, breaching its previous record high (intra-day) of 33,196.17 hit yesterday.

Major gainers were Kotak Bank, Cipla, NTPC, Maruti, Tata Motors, Adani Ports, Sun Pharma and L&T.

The gauge had gained 764.20 points in the previous four straight sessions.

The 50-share Nifty also hit fresh high of 10,366.15 by climbing 22.35 points, or 0.21 per cent. It also battered its previous record (intra-day) of 10,355.65 points reached yesterday.

Firming trend at other Asian bources, tracking overnight gains at the US markets, supported the sentiment.

Japan's Nikkei rose 0.94 per cent, Hong Kong's Hang gained 0.97 per cent, while China's Shanghai Composite Index rose 0.10 per cent in their early deals.

The US Dow Jones Industrial Average gained 0.31 per cent in yesterday's trade.







More News

Corporate hiring to be slow till fiscal-end: Assocham
Corporate hiring to be slow till fiscal-end: Assocham
Sensex zooms 414 points after Moody's ups India rating
Sensex zooms 414 points after Moody's ups India rating
Indian firms fast embracing Microsoft 365 for modern workplaces
Indian firms fast embracing Microsoft 365 for modern workplaces

Write your Comments

Disclaimer: Please write your correct name and email address. Kindly do not post any personal, abusive, defamatory, infringing, obscene, indecent, discriminatory or unlawful or similar comments. canaranews.com will not be responsible for any defamatory message posted under this article.

Please note that under 66A of the IT Act, sending offensive or menacing messages through electronic communication service and sending false messages to cheat, mislead or deceive people or to cause annoyance to them is punishable. It is obligatory on CANARANEWS to provide the IP address and other details of senders of such comments, to the authority concerned upon request.

Hence, sending offensive comments using canaranews will be purely at your own risk, and in no way will canaranews.com be held responsible.