Markets firm on strong global cues
(22-Aug-14 10:31 Hrs IST)
Mirroring firm cues from the global peers, the key domestic benchmark indices continued to trade in the positive terrain with the Sensex up 82 points. The gains on the D-street was primarily supported by the buying interest in index heavyweights including Hindalco, SBIN, ONGC, SSLT, Axis Bank and Mahindra and Mahindra among others. Tracking the momentum, the 50-share index was up 26 points and touched an all-time high of 7,924.90 and a low of 7,903.60 in early trade. On the global front, Asian shares rose in early trading on Friday, after upbeat U.S. d..