Nifty opens at record high; Infosys, Yes Bank in focus
Market Opens: It is a positive start for the Indian indices as Nifty hits fresh record high.
The Sensex is up 259.02 points or 0.62% at 41858.74, and the Nifty up 69.40 points or 0.57% at 12326.20. About 779 shares have advanced, 175 shares declined, and 64 shares are unchanged.
Tata Steel, Wipro, ICICI Bank, IndusInd Bank, Bajaj Finance, Sun Pharma and Avenue Supermart are among major gainers on the Indices, while losers are Yes Bank, Tata Motors and Dr Reddy's Lab.
Rupee Opens: The Indian rupee opened higher by 15 paise at 70.79 per dollar on Monday versus Friday's close 70.94.
Stocks in the news: Infosys, Yes Bank, Delta Corp, HCC, Tata Steel, ILandFS Engg, Lupin