Sensex climbs to all-time high of 40,676.44, Nifty crosses 12000
The domestic stock market gave good signals for the investors and shareholders as the S&P BSE Sensex index hit a new record high. The Sensex climbed up as much as 206.66 points to hit an all-time high of 40,676.44. Following the trend, Nifty rose as much as 55.35 points from the previous close, to reach 12,021.40. The rise came following the Cabinet's approval of Rs. 10,000 crore for a fund to help clear stalled housing projects.