As expected National Stock Exchange (NSE) 50-share index Nifty opened on a positive note at the level of 11,401.50 from its previous closing level of 11,360.80. In doing so, it touched a level of 11,422.55 in its early trading hour.
The Nifty finally touched an 11,400-mark as a lifetime high for the first time while the Sensex is also gained 200 points. All the sectoral indices are trading positive, while midcap and small cap are also trading in line with major indices.
The Indian rupee opened marginally higher at 68.57 per dollar on Monday versus 68.61 Friday.
Among the top gainers of NIFTY50 are Axis Bank, Vedanta Limited, Yes Bank, and Gail among others. However, the top losers are Tech Mahindra, Tata Motors, Grasim, and IndusInd Bank among others.