Mumbai: Benchmark indices Sensex and Nifty continued their record-breaking gains on Tuesday morning, as investor sentiment remained between positive domestic as well as global signals. The BSE gauge Sensex was trading 228.73 points, or 0.48 per cent, at a new record 47,582.48 in early deals. Similarly, the NSE barometer Nifty jumped 66.50 points or 0.48 percent to a new high of 13,939.70 in the new session.
IndusInd Bank, HCL Tech, Kotak Bank, Axis Bank, HDFC Bank and Bajaj Auto were prominent on the Sensex chart. Barring Nestle, Asian Paints and Powergrid, all the shares were trading green in the Sensex.
On Monday, the Sensex was up 380.21 points or 0.81 percent to close at 47,353.75; And the Nifty also rose 123.95 points or 0.90 percent to a new closing level of 13,873.20.
Asian stocks traded following positive global trends after the US approved the much-awaited Coronavirus relief bill.
US President Donald Trump signed a massive USD 2.3 trillion spending bill into law, including a US $ 900 billion coronovirus relief package that would allow a government shutdown and coronovirus aid to millions of people suffering the economic impact of the epidemic It delivers.
Analysts said the advancement of the rollout of COVID-19 vaccines in India also aroused domestic sentiment, leading to positive momentum in all areas.
Meanwhile, global oil benchmark Brent crude futures rose 0.22 percent to $ 51.06 a barrel. Foreign portfolio investors (FPIs) bought shares worth Rs 1,588.93 crore on Monday, according to exchange data.