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Sensex, Nifty end at record closing highs; SBI, ICICI Bank top gainers

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July 26, 2018

The Sensex and Nifty extended their record rally for the fourth straight session and touched their lifetime highs in early trade today. While the Sensex crossed the 37,000 mark for the first time ever, the Nifty hit 11,185 level, setting a new record for the index.

The Sensex reached a record 37,061 level, surpassing its all time high of 36,902 hit on July 24.

The Nifty breached its previous record high of 11,171 level reached on January 29 earlier this year.

The Sensex has clocked 676-points gain in the last four sessions of trade (taking into account today's intra day high of 37,061 level).  

The Nifty has gained 174 points in the last four sessions of trade (taking into account today's intra day high of 11,185 level.)

Later, the Sensex closed 126 points higher at 36,984 level.  The Nifty too rose 35 points to 11,167, a record closing high level.

SBI, ICICI Bank and PowerGrid were the top Sensex gainers.

Maruti, YES Bank and Asian Paints were the top Sensex losers.

BSE MidCap and SmallCap indices advanced 0.76% and 0.36%, respectively.

Market breadth was positive with 1,354 stocks closing higher against 1,217 ending in the red on BSE.
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