Indian equity markets continued their record-breaking run with the benchmark indices notching their fourth straight session of gains, aided by sustained foreign inflows.
The S&P BSE Sensex ended above 47,000, while the NSE Nifty 50 is close to the 13,900-mark. The Nifty Bank index, too, closed near 31,000 on Monday.
Futures are again indicating a positive start for Indian equities on Tuesday. The Singapore-traded SGX Nifty, an early indicator of the Nifty 50 Index’s performance in India, rose 0.35% to 13,936 as of 8:05 a.m.
Globally, most Asian markets are trading with gains this morning after benchmarks on Wall Street rallied to a record high overnight.
Shares gained in Japan, Australia and Hong Kong, while those in South Korea and China were fluctuating. Futures on the Dow Jones are trading 120 points higher. The index gained 0.7% on Monday.
West Texas Intermediate crude rose 0.7% to $47.97 per barrel, while gold was little changed at $1,875.6/Oz.
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