Nifty PSU Bank index ends 4.30% higher. Top gainers: COMPANY LATEST PREV CLOSE GAIN() GAIN(%) BANK OF BARODA 152.15 137.85 14.30 10.37 ANDHRA BANK 35.65 33.30 2.35 7.06 ORIENTAL BANK 81.15 76.10 5.05 6.64 BANK OF INDIA 103.15 97.80 5.35 5.47 PUNJAB NATL.BANK 85.60 82.00 3.60 4.39 Nifty sectoral gainers of the day BSE Sensex: Bharti Airtel, ICICI Bank, SBI among top gainers of the day, Infosys top loser Market at close The S&P BSE Sensex settled at a record high of 37,494, up 158 points, while the broader Nifty 50 index settled at a record of 11,320, up 41 points. TVS Motor hits fresh 52-week low; stock slips 13% in past three weeks Shares of TVS Motor Company hit a fresh 52-week low of Rs 511 per share, slipping 3% on the BSE on Monday, and extending its 5% decline in past three trading sessions in otherwise firm market on back of heavy volumes. The stock fallen below its previous low of Rs 518 recorded on Thursday, July 26, 2018, in intra-day trade. READ MORE RIL, L&T, Infosys among IIFL's top-six investment picks for the long haul Indian benchmark equity indices,the BSE Sensex and the National Stock Exchange’s (NSE’s) Nifty50 have been hitting record highs of late.But growth has been limited to large-cap stocks; mid-caps have failed to join the party. READ MORE
The S&P BSE Sensex settled at a record high of 37,494, up 158 points, while the broader Nifty 50 index settled at a new high of 11,320, up 41 points.
In intra-day deals, the S&P BSE Sensex hit a fresh all-time high of 37,533.50 while the Nifty50 index touched its record high level of 11,328.10.
Among sectoral indices, the Nifty PSU Bank index settled over 4% higher led by a rise in Bank of Baroda, Andhra Bank and Oriental Bank of Commerce.
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MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan eased 0.5 per cent and Chinese blue chips by 0.7 per cent.
(with Reuters inputs)