Share Market News Today | Sensex, Nifty, Share Prices LIVE: Domestic equity market benchmarks BSE Sensex and Nifty 50 were trading at day’s highs on Friday. BSE Sensex crossed 52,300, while Nifty 50 surged to a new record high of 15,717. ONGC, L&T, Tech Mahindra, Mahindra & Mahindra, Power Grid Corporation of India, Bharti AIrtel, UltraTech Cement were among top Sensex gainers. Nestle India, Hindustan Unilever Ltd (HUL), SBI, HDFC Bank, Titan Company, RIL stocks capped Sensex gains. The Nifty sectoral indices mostly negative, with Nifty Pharma index down 0.36 per cent per cent, leading the laggards. Nifty Auto index was up over half a per cent.
The Reserve Bank of India is all set to announce the monetary policy outcome at 10 AM on Friday. Analysts expect MPC to hold the repo rate, retain its accommodative stance and ensure adequate liquidity in the system to stimulate growth. The RBI had kept key interest rates unchanged at the last MPC meeting held in April this year. The repo rate was kept at 4 per cent and the reverse repo rate at 3.35 per cent.