Today, the National Stock Exchange (NSE) benchmark index NIFTY opened above 11,400 and rose even further. It is for the first in a lifetime when Nifty hit a high of 11,427.65. Even the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) benchmark index SENSEX opened at the level of 37,714.70 from its previous closing level of 37,556.16.
The top gainers of NSE included ICICI Bank, UPL, Axis Bank, State Bank of India, and Bharti Airtel which added 2-3 percent. However, the top gainers on BSE are Trident which zoomed 10 percent followed by IDFC, IOB, TIME Technopost, and Aditya Birla Fashion and Retail etc.
42 stocks have hit fresh 52-week high in the afternoon trade including names like GAIL India, Havells India, AB Fashion, NIIT Tech and Whirlpool among others. On the other hand, 31 stocks have hit new 52-week low including names like Amtek Auto, Gammon India, and Lanco Infra among others.