The Nifty today touched a new record high of over 11,780 points, going beyond its previous record peak of 11,761 points. The gains were driven by ICICI-Bank and Larsen & Toubro (L&T). While ICICI Bank shares surged over 3pc, L&T was up 2.11pc, during mid-morning session, when the Sensex hit at 39,261-level up 355 points and Nifty up 94 points at 111784.35.
Major Stock Movements Today: TCS share price which advanced 3pc on Monday following a strong set of numbers, trimmed gains upto the extent at Rs 2146 up by 1.57% at this moment, while shares in Wipro rose marginally up by 0.40% to Rs 288.85per share after its Q4 results are scheduled to be reported today later hours.
Shares of LIC Housing Finance fall 1.21pc, after a rating down-grade from a foreign brokerage firm.
Nestle India Ltd stock trade higher 1.82% at Rs 11,169.95 per share today after the company put 7th May as the record date for determining the entitlement of the share-holders to the interim dividend for the year 2019.