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MARKET WRAP: Sensex settles at record closing high of 37,888; RIL up 2.85%

Market heavyweight RIL ended the day at Rs 1,217.25 on the BSE, rising 2.85 per cent from the previous close. The stock had hit a new high of Rs 1,222 in intra-day deals.

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SI Reporter  |  New Delhi 

The benchmark indices settled at new record closing highs on Wednesday led by a rise in the shares of financial stocks and Reliance Industries (RIL). The S&P BSE Sensex settled at a record high of 37,888, up 222 points, while the broader Nifty 50 index settled at a new high of 11,450, up 61 points. In intra-day deals, the S&P BSE Sensex hit a fresh all-time high of 37,931.42 while the Nifty50 index touched its record high level of 11,459.95. Market heavyweight RIL ended the day at Rs 1,217.25 on the BSE, rising 2.85 per cent from the previous close. The stock had hit a ...

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MARKET WRAP: Sensex settles at record closing high of 37,888; RIL up 2.85%

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Market heavyweight RIL ended the day at Rs 1,217.25 on the BSE, rising 2.85 per cent from the previous close. The stock had hit a new high of Rs 1,222 in intra-day deals.

The benchmark indices settled at new record closing highs on Wednesday led by a rise in the shares of financial stocks and Reliance Industries (RIL). The S&P BSE Sensex settled at a record high of 37,888, up 222 points, while the broader Nifty 50 index settled at a new high of 11,450, up 61 points. In intra-day deals, the S&P BSE Sensex hit a fresh all-time high of 37,931.42 while the Nifty50 index touched its record high level of 11,459.95. Market heavyweight RIL ended the day at Rs 1,217.25 on the BSE, rising 2.85 per cent from the previous close. The stock had hit a ...

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