The NSE 50-share benchmark index which opened near 11,473.85 on a positive note closed at 11,462.20, 35.35 points up. During its trading session it touched an intraday high of 11,530.15.
It is the late recovery that helped the market closed on a higher note for the sixth consecutive session. However the Nifty 50 index failed to closed above 11500 levels due to market booking.
On the other hand, the Nifty Bank index closed at 29,596.10, 214.65 points up. Taking cues from previous trading session it is expected to see a flat to positive opening in today's trading session.