Opening Bell: Sensex, Nifty hit fresh record highs amid optimism of Modi-led NDA win
Updated : May 21, 2019 09:57 AM IST
At 09:15 am, the Sensex was up 96.78 points, or 0.25 percent, at 39,449.45 points, while the Nifty 50 advanced 26.35 points, or 0.22 percent, to 11,854.60 points.
Nifty Bank crossed its fresh record high and was trading higher 0.43 percent or 136.55 points at 30,896.50.
Among the key sectoral indices, financial services rose 0.41 percent followed by the media index, which was up 0.30 percent. Nifty Bank was up 0.20 percent led by the gains in RBL Bank, ICICI Bank, Federal Bank, HDFC Bank and others.