About 1080 shares have advanced, 269 shares declined, and 33 shares are unchanged on the Bombay Stock Exchange. ICICI Bank, SBI, M&M, Axis Bank, Tata Motors, BPCL, Asian Paints and Jindal Steel topped the buying list, up 2-4 percent while Gail and Infosys are marginally in red. Cairn India fell 3.56 percent and DLF declined 1.59 percent.
Indian rupee has opened lower by 6 paise at 61.93 a dollar on Friday, compared to previous day's closing value of 61.87 per dollar.The S&P BSE Sensex and the 50-unit CNX Nifty, both, hit record high. The Sensex was currently up 304.67 points or 1.07% at 28,743.58.Global crude oil prices tumbled yesterday, 27 November 2014.