Share Bazaar News Today | Sensex, Nifty, Share Prices LIVE: Domestic equity market benchmarks BSE Sensex and Nifty 50 were trading over half a per cent up on Thursday, a day of weekly expiry, on the back of positive global cues. BSE Sensex was trading above 52,100, while Nifty 50 hit a new record high of 15,693, surpassing the previous high of 15,660. Titan Company, Reliance Industries Ltd (RIL), ONGC, Power Grid Corporation of India, Kotak Mahindra Bank, Axis Bank, Infosys were among top Sensex gainers. Bajaj-Auto, Tech Mahindra, Nestle Industries, SBI, Dr Reddy’s Lab, Sun Pharma were among top index laggards. Barring Nifty Pharma, all the sectoral indices were in green, lead by Nifty Metal index.
After record fundraising and debt prepayments, Reliance Industries Ltd (RIL) now has a strong balance-sheet with high liquidity that will support growth plans for its three hyper-growth engines – telecom arm Jio, retail and oil-to-chemicals business, firm’s Chairman and Managing Director Mukesh Ambani said.