Sensex zooms 137 pts, closes above 38k-mark for first time
The 30-share Sensex jumped 136.81 points, or 0.36 percent, to end at 38,024.37, breaking its previous record close of 37,887.56 reached yesterday.
The index has taken 11 sessions to scale the 38,000
mark from 37,000 level reached on July 26.
The broader Nifty rose 20.70 points or 0.18 percent,
Brokers said sentiment got a lift on uninterrupted foreign and domestic fund inflows amid strong corporate earnings.
On a net basis, foreign portfolio investors (FPIs) bought shares worth Rs 568.63 crore, while domestic institutional investors (DIIs) bought equities to the tune of Rs 30.25 crore yesterday, provisional data showed.
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