On the third consecutive trading session after the Lok Sabha 2019 election results were declared, the benchmark BSE Sensex and Nifty were at record highs, on May 27, at the closing bell.
It was a strong close for the Indian indices with Nifty closing above 11,900 level.
At last, the Sensex was up 248.57 points at 39683.29, where Nifty was up 80.60 points at 11924.80.
About 1782 shares have advanced, 797 shares declined, and 160 shares are unchanged.
Tata Steel, Yes Bank, NTPC, IOC and L&T were the top gainers on the Nifty, while Zee Entertainment, IndusInd Bank, Reliance Industries, Tech Mahindra and Bharti Airtel were the major losers.
Among the sectors, except IT and pharma all other indices ended higher led by infra, metal, PSU bank, FMCG and energy.