Domestic stock markets today closed on record highs after touching all-time highs in the intraday trade.
S&P BSE Sensex closed at 38,336.76, 0.13 per cent or 51.01 points higher while broader NSE Nifty settled at 11,582.75, 0.10 per cent or 11.85 points after it crossed the 11,600-mark earlier in the day.
Gains were led by IT, pharma and energy stocks. Construction major L&T rose almost 2 per cent after its board approved a share buyback worth Rs. 9,000 crore.
Among other major advancers were Reliance Industries, NTPC and Adani Ports on the 30-pack Sensex. Tech Mahindra, Dr Reddy, NTPC, HCL Tech and Adani Ports were the top gainers on Nifty50.>