Stock Market Updates: Sensex, Nifty Hit New Highs, Bank Nifty eyeing 61,500; Check Market Live Updates Here

The Indian stock market saw gains today as both Sensex and Nifty hit new record high levels, propelled by banking and financial stocks. The Sensex rose by 298 points to 77,276, and the Nifty advanced by 88.90 points to 23,554.50. The majority of Nifty sectoral indices were in the green, with Nifty Consumer Durables up 1.46 per cent, Nifty Realty up 1.36 per cent, the banking index up 0.81 per cent, and financial services up 0.63 per cent. The healthcare and media indices were the major losers.

According to provisional figures, the Sensex was at 77,308.45, up 315.68 points or 0.41 per cent higher. The Nifty was at 23,560.70, a gain of 95.10 points or 0.41 per cent firmer.

The majority of Nifty sectoral indices were in the green, with Nifty Consumer Durables up 1.46 per cent, Nifty Realty up 1.36 per cent, the banking index up 0.81 per cent, and financial services up 0.63 per cent. The healthcare and media indices were the major losers.

Stock Market Live Updates: Sensex, Nifty Hit New Highs, Bank Nifty eyeing 61,500

Dr. Reddy's Lab shares down 1.61%, Tata Steel 1.14%, Ultratech Cement 1.09%, Hero Motocorp 0.82%.

Top gainers: Shriram Finance (3.30%), Power Grid (3.22%), Wipro (3.05%), Titan (1.72%), Adani Enterprises (1.56%)

Top losers: Maruti (-2.12%), Dr Reddy's Lab (-1.61%), Tata Steel (-1.14%), Ultratech Cement (-1.09%), Hero Motocorp (-0.82%)

BSE Sensex Summary: Of a total of 4,130 stocks that were traded on the BSE at 3 pm on June 18, 2024, 2,171 advanced against 1,807 stocks that declined; 152 stocks

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