Major Indian indices -- Sensex and Nifty -- closed at their highest-ever on Tuesday riding strong and sustained foreign fund inflows and bets of yet another rate cut over a near-normal monsoon forecas
The BSE Sensex touched a fresh record high of 39,277.96 on Tuesday, an hour after the NSE Nifty 50 set a fresh benchmark.
Key equity indices opened marginally higher on Monday led by gains in metal and auto sector stocks.
Signs of easing US-China trade tension and expectation of cooling inflation following Met department's forecast of near-normal monsoon aided the benchmark Sensex to close 138 points higher on Monday.
Ahead of the fourth quarter results of the IT heavyweights Infosys and TCS, and key macro data release, major equity indices ended the week on a higher note led by gains in banking stocks.
The key Indian equity indices opened on a positive note on Friday, with the Sensex gaining around 95 points.