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Metal index hits record high; Hindustan Zinc, Vedanta, Nalco gain up to 18%

The Nifty Metal index surpassed its previous high of 6,079.55 on October 14, 2021.

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Shares of metal companies were in focus in Monday's session as the Nifty Metal index rose 4 per cent to hit a record high of 6,246.65 in intra-day trade on Monday on rising base metal prices amid higher demand expectations. The Nifty Metal index surpassed its previous high of 6,079.55 on October 14, 2021.

At 09:57 am, Nifty Metal index, the top gainer among sectoral indices, was up 2.8 per cent, as compared to a 0.66 per cent rise in the Nifty50 index. Among individual stocks, Hindustan Zinc, National Aluminium Company, Hindustan Copper, Vedanta and Hindalco gained up to 18 per

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First Published: Oct 18 2021 | 10:34 AM IST

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