The trading in the stock market has started with a boom on Wednesday morning. Sensex is trading up 230 points at 67025 while Nifty is trading up 63 points at 19812.
Let us tell you that the trend of boom in the local stock markets continued for the fourth consecutive trading session on Tuesday and the BSE Sensex climbed more than 205 points and once again closed at a new peak. The market was upbeat with continued foreign capital inflows and a positive trend in the US and European markets. The market was also supported by good buying in information technology company Infosys.
The thirty-share BSE Sensex closed at its all-time high of 66,795.14 points with a gain of 205.21 points, or 0.31 percent.
During trading, the benchmark index had jumped 417.09 points to 67,007.02 points. This was the first time the Sensex crossed the 67,000 mark during trading.
The National Stock Exchange’s Nifty also closed at a new record level of 19,749.25 points with a gain of 37.80 points, or 0.19 percent. During the trading, the benchmark index had gone up to a new high of 19,819.45 points with a gain of 108 points.
Infosys was the top gainer in the Sensex pack at 3.67 per cent. Apart from this, Asian Paints, HCL Technologies, Reliance Industries, ICICI Bank, Wipro, NTPC, Tech Mahindra, Bajaj Finserv and Larsen & Toubro were major gainers.
On the other hand, losers included State Bank of India, Bajaj Finance, Titan, Tata Steel, Tata Motors and UltraTech Cement.