Today, the National Stock Exchange (NSE) benchmark index NIFTY50 opened on a positive note at the level of 11,493.25 from its previous closing level of 11,450.00. However, it starts plunging just after the opening and touched a low of 11,463.40. NIFTY50 is very close to touching the mark of 11,500.
The bulls continued their upward momentum as equity benchmarks have the day on a strong note, with Nifty, Sensex and Nifty Bank opened at a record high.
The Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) SENSEX benchmark index also opened on a positive note at the level of 37,993.14 from its previous closing level of 37,887.56.
All sectoral indices are trading in the green, with the maximum gain seen in metal, energy, and PSU banks.
Update: The Indian Rupee gained in the early trade on Thursday. It has opened higher by 14 paise at 68.48 per dollar against previous close 68.62.