The stock market is still bullish today. The first business day of the week, 30 Sensitive index The Sensex opened 281.67 points, or 0.48%, higher at 58,411.62.
At the same time, the Nifty opened 75.75 points, or 0.44%, higher at 17,399.35. But after a while, the Nifty crossed the 17,400 mark.
In the Sensex this morning, shares of Reliance rose 1.50%, LT 0.97% and Hindustan Unilever 0.89%. Shares of Axis Bank, Bharti Airtel and Maruti rose. On the other hand, Asian Paints, Power Grid, Bajaj Finance and Nestle India saw declines. The 30-share BSE benchmark Sensex had gained 2,005.23 points, or 3.57 per cent, last week. The Sensex crossed the 58,000 mark for the first time on Friday and closed at 58,129.95. The Sensex has moved between 57,000 and 58,000 points in just three trading sessions. The Sensex has gained more than 9 per cent in the last month. So far this year, the Sensex has gained 10,378.62 points, or 21.73 per cent.